Universal City hotels

Search hundreds of travel sites at once for lodging in Universal City

Universal City, CA
May 11 — May 122
Universal City, CA
Tue 5/11
Wed 5/12
Universal City hotels

Good to know

Low season

MarchCheapest month to stay with an average 16% drop in price.

High season

JulyMost expensive month to stay with an average 36% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

$245Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

$271Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

How much is a Universal City hotel?

Here are our most popular & best value hotels

2 stars and below

3 stars

4 stars and above

When to book a hotel in Universal City

Price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
Average nightly price per month
Average nightly price

Top tips for finding perfect Universal City hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Universal City, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Universal City in March and January.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Universal City if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Tuesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 71 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Universal City accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Universal City found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $90, while the most expensive was $312.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Universal City for 2 days.
  • Visiting Universal City for business? Chances are it may be at Universal City Plaza. If so, hotels offering quick access include the Universal Inn, which is a 1.6-mile drive or one-mile walk from Universal City Plaza.
  • For travelers who want a hotel near Universal City that is close to the nightlife, Studio City is a good place to look. Black Market Liquor Bar and Laurel Tavern are just two of the many bars that dot the area. There are also many nearby hotels like the Studio City Inn and El Patio Inn.
  • North Highland Ave is a good area for hotels that are close to both Hollywood and Universal City. For example, the BLVD Hotel & Suites is 4.5 miles from Universal City and just 1 mile away from Hollywood Blvd. The BLVD Hotel & Suites also has a business center available, making it ideal for business travelers as well as regular guests.
  • Want access to a kitchen or kitchenette while you are in Universal City? The 3-star Best Western Plus Media Center Inn & Suites is a great option for such travelers. Aside from the kitchenettes, the hotel also has a pool and fitness center for guests.
  • If you are looking for cheap hotels in Universal City, perhaps a hotel just north of Universal City in North Hollywood is a good option. Many of the hotels in the area are budget friendly like the El Royale Hotel and The Garland. The two hotels are 1.7 miles and 1.9 miles from Universal City, respectively.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Universal City

  • Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Universal City. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • If you are looking for a hotel close to Universal Studios Hollywood, you should consider staying at Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City and Sheraton Universal Hotel, as they are the most recommended by KAYAK users.

  • Travelers planning on taking public transport into Los Angeles may want to look for hotels in between Studio City and Universal City where the Metro Red Line runs. Hotels in the area include the Nite Inn and BLVD Hotel & Spa, which are respectively 0.2 miles and 0.3 miles from the Metro Red Line’s Universal City/Studio City station.

  • While there are no 5-star hotels in Universal City, there are two 4-star hotels. The Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City and Sheraton Universal Hotel both have plenty to offer in the way of luxury treatment with the Sheraton featuring a poolside cabana area and a spa.

  • The Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City is a mere 400-ft walk from Universal Studios. The hotel is also only 3.6 miles north of Hollywood and is a 10-minute walk of 0.4 miles from the Universal City/Studio City metro station on the Metro Red Line. At the hotel guests can take a dip in the hotel pool or even stop by the onsite spa.

  • Citywalk is a great area to stay in for families, as it puts you right in the heart of the amusement park. For families who want to stay right beside the amusement park, the best option is to stay at Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City or Sheraton Universal Hotel as they are the closest hotels available.

  • After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Universal City districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Universal City city center.

  • Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Universal City?

Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Universal City by showing you the exact location of each hotel.

Best Universal City hotels

Most recommended Universal City hotels

Show all
Sunset Marquis - West Hollywood - Dining room
Sunset Marquis - West Hollywood - Dining room
Sunset Marquis
9.1 Excellent
$396+
$396+
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa
The Tangerine - Burbank - Building
The Tangerine - Burbank - Building
The Tangerine
9 Excellent
$176+
$176+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Hampton Inn & Suites Lax El Segundo - El Segundo - Restaurant
Hampton Inn & Suites Lax El Segundo - El Segundo - Restaurant
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Sunset Tower Hotel - West Hollywood - Living room
Sunset Tower Hotel - West Hollywood - Living room
Sunset Tower Hotel
8.8 Excellent
$437+
$437+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa
1 Hotel West Hollywood - West Hollywood - Pool
1 Hotel West Hollywood - West Hollywood - Pool
1 Hotel West Hollywood
8.7 Excellent
$455+
$455+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly

Accommodations in Universal City

Airports in Universal City