View the vibrant Venice beach from above: a vast 180-degree view, just a few hundred feet from the beach. With an elevated view of the well-designed landscaping, you'll be able to capture both tourists and locals from a lesser-known angle.
Mon-Thu (3pm – 10pm); Fri (3pm – 12am); Sat (12pm – 12am); Sun (12pm – 10pm)
buy food or beverage
Telephoto lens (85mm)
How to get there
N33° 59' 12.3432"W118° 28' 21.9144"
The featured image was taken from the High Rooftop Lounge at the Erwin Hotel on Venice Beach. Look towards the Venice Beach Boardwalk and you’ll see the basketball courts.
Be sure to order some food and drink before photographing.
Hotel Erwin, 1697 Pacific Ave, Venice, CA 90291, USA
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