Discover some of the most breathtaking views of the San Fernando Valley and Malibu beaches, and take in all of Southern California’s natural beauty. Scenic hiking paths and nature trails suitable for all skill levels are located in close proximity to the Hotel.
Our pleasant climate and fresh air are perfect for enjoying a variety of outdoor activities, all year-round.
The Santa Monica Mountains rise up from the Pacific, creating one of the West Coast’s most beautiful recreation areas, where hiking trails bordered by wildflowers, sycamore and oak trees cross running streams. Malibu Creek State Park offers 15 miles of streamside trails through oak and sycamore woodlands and chaparral-covered slopes. On-site/off-site hikes can be arranged by our fitness experts from the California Health & Longevity Institute.
Biking and Cycling
A number of beach-side paths meander through Southern California's coastal communities and in the surrounding community of Westlake Village and Thousand Oaks. Bicycle rentals are the perfect way to soak up the sun and get in some exercise at the same time. Day rentals can be arranged via the Concierge, who can also recommend biking trails for beginners and more experienced cyclists.
Seeing the countryside from the back of a horse is a refreshing adventure. Enjoy a leisurely ride as you meander along the trails of Topanga Canyon with the Santa Monica Mountains as a backdrop. Fpr a scenic ride with an ocean view, Malibu Riders offers a variety of horseback tours through Agoura Hills, Malibu Creek, Paramount Ranch and Zuma Canyon.
Thanks to Southern California’s ideal year-round climate, guests can enjoy water-based activities like sailing, kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding at nearby Ventura and Malibu beaches. Malibu Paddle Surf offers rentals and lessons for all experience levels.
Experience for yourself the exhilaration of riding a wave with a professional surf lesson. One of the best ways to soak up the sun and the California experience is to explore this exciting area on a surfboard. Please visit the Concierge for a surf and weather report and for more information about surfboard rentals and lessons. Known as a celebrity favorite, the Malibu Surf Shack is an iconic location on Pacific Coast Highway, offering lessons, rentals and merchandise.