Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively El Monte

Enjoy the live music and other features of El Monte. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, shopping and baseball games. Citadel Outlets and Knott's Berry Farm are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around El Monte

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that El Monte has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Knott's Berry Farm (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Medieval Times (15.6 mi / 25 km)
  • Rancho Duarte Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Babe Zaharias Golf Course (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Azusa Greens Country Club (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • South Hills Country Club (8 mi / 12.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in El Monte

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in El Monte. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Griffith Park (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Whittier Narrows Recreation Area (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Lake Legg (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Morgan Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Los Angeles Arboretum and Botanic Gardens (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Santa Fe Dam Recreation Area (5 mi / 8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around El Monte

The nearest airport is in Fullerton, CA (FUL-Fullerton Municipal), located 14.5 mi (23.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Long Beach, CA (LGB-Long Beach Municipal), which is 19 mi (30.6 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is El Monte Station.

Where to stay near El Monte?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 414 holiday rentals near El Monte. From 256 Houses to 57 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near El Monte for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to El Monte?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in El Monte:

  • Hollywood Hills: 1,926 holiday homes
  • Hollywood: 914 holiday homes
  • Southwest Anaheim: 407 holiday homes
  • Anaheim Resort: 395 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 399 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to El Monte?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in El Monte. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • El Monte Station: 3,016 holiday rentals
  • Disneyland: 3,015 holiday rentals
  • Long Beach: 2,672 holiday rentals
  • University of Southern California: 2,213 holiday rentals
  • Forest Lawn Memorial Park: 5,661 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around El Monte listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in El Monte?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 256 Houses in El Monte. Our other popular types of El Monte holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 57 holiday houses
  • Villas: 4 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 24 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in El Monte?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 78 holiday homes with pool available in El Monte. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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