About Manhattan Beach
Tucked away in southwestern Los Angeles you will discover the elegant and cozy area of Manhattan Beach. Known for its upscale coastal community featuring outdoor activities, chic eats, and laidback lifestyles this area offers a beautiful modern beachfront sanctuary.
Manhattan Beach is home to the world famous annual AVP Open Beach Volleyball Tournament as well as the International Surf Festival every August, a notable time for tourism and the local economy. The two miles of oceanfront are famous as exceptionally clean and classy with a range of attractions such as the Manhattan Beach Pier, biking paths, fine dining and seaside shopping. Whether you’re admiring surfers and volleyball buffs or even participating in sports yourself, the beach presents an ample recreational selection year-round.
In 2011, CNNMoney named Manhattan Beach as #1 in the “Best Places for the Rich and Single.” Additionally, The Travel Channel noted Manhattan Beach the 9th sexiest beach on earth for the 2008 “21 Sexiest Beaches” segment. Also known as the “Pearl of LA’s South Bay,” median real estate pricing has been listed by Hollywood Reporter at more than $1.8 million. As more people long for a private retreat from the immediate Los Angeles area it’s no wonder that A-list celebrities and notorious sports stars are finding solace in Manhattan Beach’s casual luxury.