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Beautiful Production Lounge with Game Room
East San Mateo
LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION! This Picturesque community is conveniently located in San Mateo - 15 minutes from SFO, 30 minutes from San Francisco, and 30 minutes from San Jose. Our community lounge space is quiet and secluded, nestled behind beautiful landscaping and an apartment community. Ideal...
Modern Conference Room with AV & Whiteboard in Downtown San Mateo
Modern, quiet and bright Conference Room in a remodeld historical office building. Located only one block away from San Mateo CalTrain station & downtown restaurants. Comfortably accommodates meetings of up to 10 participants. Modern kitchen with refrigrator and modern bathroom en suite. Fast interent, strong...
Cozy state-of-the-art Outdoor Patio in Downtown San Mateo
North Central
...details. You’ll find that all our aesthetically pleasing spaces offer something for almost every event: • Corporate meetings • Workshops • Presentations • Video shoots • Film shoots • Photo shoots • Birthdays • Weddings • Receptions • Baby showers • Graduation parties • Networking events • Holiday parties • Cocktail parties...
Spacious, Versatile Downtown Studio Space for Productions
Central San Mateo
...Beautiful Studio Space in Downtown San Mateo, CA. This is perfect for productions and performances including filming, dance performances, and photoshoots. SPACE FEATURES 3000 Square Feet (50x60ft of blank walls) 18' High Ceilings 79 Capacity (80) Folding Chairs Tables Benches with storage Clothing hangers Storage...
Cool Nostalgic Train Car Room
North Central
...almost every event: • Birthdays • Weddings • Receptions • Baby showers • Graduation parties • Networking events • Holiday parties • Cocktail parties • Corporate meetings • Workshops • Presentations • Video shoots • Film shoots • Photo shoots...
Industrial-Chic Train Station Restaurant Buyout
North Central
...and Outdoor Patio. You’ll find that all our spaces offer something for almost every event: • Corporate meetings • Workshops • Presentations • Video shoots • Film shoots • Photo shoots • Birthdays • Weddings • Receptions • Baby showers • Graduation parties • Networking events • Holiday parties • Cocktail parties ** Food and beverages are available from...

Reviews for filming locations

Laura B.
Sun Drenched Bowery Loft in LES
Layla's space is amazing! It's just as gorgeous as the images depict. We used it for a film shoot & she was incredibly quick to respond to any questions that I had & very communicative which made my job a lot easier! She allowed us to swing by the day...
Sebastian S.
Big, White Photo Studio 1900 ft / Daylight & strobe, TV INTERVIWS
What an incredible space! I totally recommend it! For a photoshoot or to film a scene for a movie! I was really happy with space and the treatment...
Nancy P.
Very cool, vibey Rock space in the heart of Hell's Kitchen
allowed me to view the space before booking. I loved this space, he was very accommodating to me after losing a few hours of filming due to issues. This place looks great on camera as well...
David S.
Great For Filming Bar Scenes, Hotel Lobby, Lounge, Art Shows, A Sports Lounge Environment, Man Cave As Well As An Office Space. This Space Can Also Be Set Up For All Documentary Types, Music Videos, And Any Small Private Event
Everything went very well with our film shoot. The place was perfect! I would love to book there again
Liz L.
Burbank Loft Spacious Photography Area
and the space were awesome. So chill and easy to work with for our small student film shoot. Green room and holding area, bathrooms, small kitchen, street parking. Highly recommend to anyone looking for a white cyc in an accessible location that won’t break the bank...
Tian B.
Vintage Trailer and Comedy Stage
that I am a student at community college and I was able to get an awesome location for an excellent price to make my film look good. Thank you so much for the hospitality Helene...
Brian A.
Two story house on tree lined street in Studio City ideal for filming
Excellent space to film in - photos are accurate, the decor plays well as set design, and all the natural lighting makes for fast shooting (we set up one light the whole shoot). Cindi was very easy to work with and is a great communicator. We shot on a Saturday, and...
Joe A.
LAX Graffiti Art Loft and Yard - Natural light indoor/outdoor with parking
There are so many great little nooks besides the main gallery, and the outdoor area as well, that can be used for stills and filming- endless possibilities! Even the kitchen area can be an awesome set! The staff is very helpful and overall, this is a great location that enhances...
Michael V.
Massive West Adams Deco Warehouse Artist Loft
Stephen and Sarah’s place and assistance exceeded expectations. We filmed in the super cool space. I could not be happier with the look and the kindness of our hosts...
John N M.
Stylish Apartment for Photo Shoots
was so impressed with this apartment, it’s everything you see and much more. Thank you sooo much for letting us film our independent film here...
Gilbert D.
Charming Spanish-Style Vintage Apartment in the Heart of Hollywood
This was such a beautiful and easy space to shoot in! I shot a scene for my short film here. Stefan was very great to work with and everything went smoothly. The most surprising part was parking being so easy for my crew considering this space is right on Highland...
Paul K.
Warehouse Style Studio, Spacious with Tall Ceilings
Very clean and nice place to film. Very nice Host
Zach C.
Logan Square condo with great kitchen
Avery is an amazing host and she is so accommodating! Her apartment is so nice! This is a fantastic location for any film shoot...
Erin G.
HUGE PHOTO STUDIO - Exposed Brick Modern Loft 12FT Ceilings
Great location for filming. There is a lot of space and a nice white backdrop to use. The owners are very nice and helpful. This is my second time using this place and it's been a success both times...
Daniel T.
Historic Dupont Library
We have a great film shoot at the Dupont Library. We love it and the staff was great
Daniel C.
creative studio space
Really nice location. Thoughtfully planned out. Excellent for indie films. I would rent this spot again
Gabriela A.
Rustic Corner Bar in Clinton Hill
The place was great, it looked just like in the pictures!! I shot a short film in this location and the hosts were very nice and welcoming with everyone in the crew and the cast...
Anasheh Anna K.
Multiple Music Video Film Sets (LED WALL, Vintage Room & More)
We had an amazing shoot at the studio. I filmed in all the sets. Andy was very professional and responded to the messages quickly. Josh was the best. He was ready to answer all the questions and he was there to help. Thank you guys again, and for sure we...
Pete C.
Large, Versatile Production Space - Studio D
We used the space to film a TV interview - Good space, as described and pictured, with good ambient lighting. It was easy to load in equipment from the street, with only 1 flight of stairs to carry equipment down. For filming a quiet TV interview, there was some background noise...
Reese N.
VIP Photo and Video Studio / Stage
Man this place was awesome. Best place in LA. For film and photography