Enjoy the Outdoors of Studio City

hotel in Studio City

When visiting a big city sometimes it’s nice to get outdoors and escape the hustle and bustle, right? Well, in Studio City there are plenty of great opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. From pristine golf courses to scenic picnic spots, enjoying the outdoors in Studio City is as easy as reading this blog!


Golf Courses in Studio City  

What better way to relax and enjoy the outdoors than at a golf course? And luckily, there’s plenty of beautiful courses in the Studio City area. For example, Weddington Golf & Tennis is a family-friendly course located on Whitsett Avenue in Studio City. Weddington is a 9-hole, par 27 course that plays 1088 yards from the back tees. A 25-stall driving range and practice putting green are available as well. The property also offers 16 tennis courts, open for rent to the public 7 days a week. Another great golfing spot in Studio City is the Van Nuys Golf Course. Located just south of the Van Nuys Airport, the Van Nuys Golf Course boasts an 18-hole par 3 course and a 9-hole executive course. The best part about this course? Its entire space is well-lit, making evening rounds of golf possible.


Restaurants with Outdoor Seating   

Enjoying the California sun doesn’t have to be limited to outdoor recreation! Plenty of local restaurants provide outdoor seating, like the upscale Firefly. Firefly’s romantic outdoor patio is perfect for couples looking for a nice dinner in Studio City. Another local spot worth checking out is the Mexican-Californian restaurant, Mexicali Cocina & Cantina. While the inside resembles a comfortable roadhouse, guests also have the option to sit at outdoor tables.


Best Picnic Spots in Studio City

Another great way to enjoy the outdoors while in Studio City is by picnicking! Local parks offer a plethora of scenic spots to picnic. Griffith Park lies just west of the Golden State Freeway, between Los Feliz Boulevard and the Venture Freeway. As one of the largest municipal parks in the United States, Griffith Park has plenty of places to picnic- like Amir’s Garden. For a family picnic, visit Valley Village Park. Located in North Hollywood, Valley Village has a play area suitable for little and older kids. Lots of picnic tables surround the park, providing a nice break from the fun!


Hotels in Studio City

No matter where your outdoor adventures in Studio City take you, it’s important that you find a great place to stay! If you’re visiting the area with your family, then you may want to consider staying at the Studio City Court Yard. Not only is this hotel close to many Hollywood attractions, but it is also budget-friendly! If old Hollywood fascinates you, then consider staying at the Sportsmen Lodge. Known for its many iconic guests, Sportsmen maintains the soul of iconic Hollywood while offering a variety of modern amenities.

Apply some sunblock, grab your picnic basket and get outdoors! Studio City offers seemingly endless ways to enjoy the California sunshine. And don’t forget to book your stay in a beautiful local hotel, like the Studio City Court Yard or Sportsmen Lodge.



Studio City Court Yard
With its comfortable furnishings and close location to Hollywood attractions, this hotel makes a great budget-friendly choice for traveling families. 12933 Ventura Blvd, Studio City, CA 91604.

Sportsmen Lodge
With the soul of iconic Hollywood and aesthetic of modern Los Angeles, this historic hotel is just minutes from the best attractions of San Fernando Valley. 12825 Ventura Boulevard, Studio City, CA 91604. 818.769.4700