Your Studio City Weekend Itinerary

hotels in Studio City

Spending a weekend in any new city can be intimidating if you aren’t sure of where to go or what to do. But, if you spend a weekend in Studio City, you’re in good hands! Continue reading for things to do and recommendations on hotels in Studio City.


PINZ Bowling Alley  

As a frequent backdrop in many popular TV shows, PINZ Bowling Alley should definitely make it onto your Studio City itinerary. Located on Ventura “Bowl-evard,” PINZ has appeared on shows like Modern Family, Hell’s Kitchen and Storage Wars (to name a few). Hours of operation are 9 a.m. – 1 a.m. Sunday through Thursday, and 9 a.m. – 2 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. Open play hours vary each day, depending on league times, so make sure to either call or visit the PINZ website before bowling. Games are $4 per bowler on weekdays before 4 p.m., with rates raising to $7 after 4 p.m.  Games are $10 per bowler after 4 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. Along with their 32 bowling lanes, PINZ also offers a full arcade with 40+ games. Learn more about PINZ Bowling Alley on their official website.


Décor Art Galleries  

Visit Décor Art Galleries and immediately feel yourself taking a step back in Hollywood history. Located on Ventura Boulevard, Décor Art Galleries features high-resolution photographs of famous Hollywood actors, scenes, movies, sports- you name it. The gallery is open Tuesday – Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and on Sundays from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. In addition to its extensive gallery, Décor Art Galleries is also known for its superb framing services. The gallery uses quality materials and the latest framing techniques to preserve locals’ and visitors’ finest photographs. To view the gallery’s photo inventory, visit their official website.


Hotels in Studio City

No matter where your weekend in Studio City takes 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.


Whether you bowl a game at the iconic PINZ Bowling Alley, or admire the masterpieces in the Décor Art Galleries, there are plenty of things to do to fill your weekend in Studio City. As you plan your itinerary, don’t forget to book a place to stay a fantastic hotel like 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