Local Adventure Activities

Adventurers

Located along the glorious Pacific Ocean, warm weather South Bay offers a plethora of water activities including sailing, surfing, scuba, kayaking, stand up paddle boarding and more. Or take to The Strand to bike the 27 mile golden shoreline. And hiking fans of all levels can enjoy water views while taking to the trails .
Seaside Lagoon

Seaside Lagoon

A saltwater lagoon offering lifeguard monitored safe swimming for children and sandy sunbathing and volleyball courts for the parents.

Whale jumping out of water

Whale Watching

Redondo Beach Whale Watch and Nature Cruise Boat rides off the Palos Verdes Peninsula in the beautiful South Bay.

family biking on Veterans, Alta Vista & Wilderness Parks

Veterans, Alta Vista & Wilderness Parks

Explore the South Bay’s many local parks some with ocean views and nature preserves.

Rancho Palos Verdes Coastal Trails

Rancho Palos Verdes Coastal Trails

Five miles of scenic ocean trails for all levels of difficulty.

Surfing Near Redondo Beach.

Dive N’ Surf

Iconic surf and scuba shop offering certifications or charters.

2 girls with bikes in front of beach

The Strand – Bicycle Beach Path

An epic 22 mile oceanfront bike path along California’s Golden coast. Grab one of our complimentary cruisers and hit the trail.

Ride the Strand

​Nicknamed “The Strand” bike path, the Marvin Braude Bike Trail is one of California’s most beloved bike trails, and it’s steps from your room.

Ride the Strand

​Nicknamed “The Strand” bike path, the Marvin Braude Bike Trail is one of California’s most beloved bike trails, and it’s steps from your room.

PACKAGES & OFFERS

Portofino Pups

Treat your furry family member to an unforgettable vacation in the South Bay. From our curated list of dog-friendly beaches and parks, to luxurious beds and in-room dog bowls, this is one trip you’ll all wish lasted forever.

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Gift Cards Now Available

Give the gift of adventure, relaxation and marina-front dining in the South Bay. Gift cards for The Portofino Hotel & Marina and BALEENkitchen are now available for purchase.

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