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Top California Beach Hotels

Bahia Resort Hotel
Great for beach vacations

Bahia Resort Hotel

3.5 out of 5
998 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA
The price is $138 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6

Nestled on the beach, this Central Mission Beach resort is within a 10-minute walk of Mission Bay, Belmont Park, and Mission Beach. SeaWorld and Mission Beach ...

4.1/5Very Good! (2,229 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, cabanas, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Great hotel with a great view. The staff is very aware of the safety precautions and they leave you with a safety kit in the room."…"

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

Bahia Resort Hotel
Catamaran Resort and Spa
Great for beach vacations

Catamaran Resort and Spa

4 out of 5
3999 Mission Boulevard, San Diego, CA
The price is $159 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7

Located in Mission Beach, this beachfront resort is on the boardwalk and within 2 mi (3 km) of Pacific Beach Park and Belmont Park. SeaWorld and Mission Bay ...

4.2/5Very Good! (1,716 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, cabanas, beach umbrellas, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Me encanto el lugar, Ubicación excelente, buen trato, muy limpio"…"

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2020

Catamaran Resort and Spa
Blue Sea Beach Hotel
Great for beach vacations

Blue Sea Beach Hotel

3.5 out of 5
707 Pacific Beach Dr, San Diego, CA
The price is $112 per night from Dec 20 to Dec 21

Located in Pacific Beach, this beachfront hotel is in the entertainment district and within a 5-minute walk of Pacific Beach Park, Mission Beach, and Mission ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (1,327 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Loved that it was on strand. It is Right on beach."…"

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2020

Blue Sea Beach Hotel
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Monterey Tides
Great for beach vacations

Monterey Tides

3.5 out of 5
2600 Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey, CA
The price is $142 per night from Jan 3 to Jan 4

Nestled on the beach, this Monterey hotel is just steps from Monterey State Beach and Monterey Bay. Del Monte Beach and Monterey County Fairgrounds are also ...

3.7/5Good! (1,702 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"The place has beautiful view of the beach. It is right on the beach so one can actually enjoy it.It is a bit expensive and the room is so small with no beach towel provided. You pay for the view for sure. Not a lot of food in the surrounding area and restaurant food are very expensive. Otherwise ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2020

Monterey Tides
Ocean Beach Hotel

Ocean Beach Hotel

2 out of 5
5080 Newport Ave., San Diego, CA
The price is $148 per night from Dec 23 to Dec 24

Nestled on the beach, this Ocean Beach hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Ocean Beach Pier and Ocean Beach Park. Mission Bay and Dog Beach are also within 3 ...

4.1/5Very Good! (933 reviews)

"The hotel is in a great location, and is pretty affordable- making it probably the best place to stay in ocean beach. However, it is in a VERY noisy area, and is also right by the airport. We were woken up every day to drum circles, neighbors, and airplanes flying over the hotel. The check in staff ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2020

Ocean Beach Hotel
La Jolla Shores Hotel
Great for beach vacations

La Jolla Shores Hotel

3 out of 5
8110 Camino Del Oro, La Jolla, CA
The price is $199 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5

Nestled on the beach, this La Jolla Shores hotel is within a 10-minute walk of La Jolla Beach and La Jolla Shores Park. La Jolla Cove and Birch Aquarium are ...

4.3/5Excellent! (958 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, sun loungers, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Great location. Liked the fact that we were given beach towels , chairs and umbrellas to use"…"

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2020

La Jolla Shores Hotel
Surfer Beach Hotel
Great for beach vacations

Surfer Beach Hotel

3 out of 5
711 Pacific Beach Drive, San Diego, CA
The price is $109 per night from Dec 20 to Dec 21

Located in Pacific Beach, this beachfront hotel is on the boardwalk and within a 5-minute walk of Mission Beach Boardwalk, Mission Beach, and Pacific Beach Park. ...

3.9/5Good! (989 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"We LOVED being right on the beach and we loved having the great restaurant nextdoor. We knew there'd be construction and no elevator but it was really hard on my husband so he couldn't go out much. That made the view even more valuable! Parking should be free. The kind people at the front desk gave ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2020

Surfer Beach Hotel
Ocean Villa Inn
Great for beach vacations

Ocean Villa Inn

2.5 out of 5
5142 West Point Loma Blvd, San Diego, CA
The price is $99 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5

Nestled on the beach, this Ocean Beach motel is within a 10-minute walk of Ocean Beach Park and Dog Beach. Mission Bay and Belmont Park are also within 3 mi ...

4/5Very Good! (966 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Close to ocean beach. Clean, quite, private. Friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2020

Ocean Villa Inn
Castillo Inn at the Beach

Castillo Inn at the Beach

2.5 out of 5
22 Castillo St., Santa Barbara, CA
The price is $85 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7

Located in Santa Barbara Beach, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Santa Barbara Harbor and Santa Barbara City College. Stearns Wharf and Santa Barbara ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (1,353 reviews)

"My husband and I enjoyed our stay at this hotel. Our room had a nice flow and utilize the balcony that came with our room. Dan is super nice and was able to get us checked in early. The walk to the harbor/beach/restaurants did not take longer than 5-10 mins to States St. Will definitely stay here ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2020

Castillo Inn at the Beach
SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel
Great for beach vacations

SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel

3.5 out of 5
2241 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA
The price is $151 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7

Nestled on the beach, this Motel District hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Pismo Beach Pier and Monarch Butterfly Grove. Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa and ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (1,292 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"The hotel did a great job of upholding social distancing measures while still having top quality service and maintains a relaxed atmosphere. Great for a get away!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2020

SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel
Edgewater Inn And Suites
Great for beach vacations

Edgewater Inn And Suites

2 out of 5
280 Wadsworth Ave, Pismo Beach, CA
The price is $84 per night from Jan 3 to Jan 4

With direct access to the beach, this Downtown motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Price Anniversary House, Pismo Beach Pier, and Monarch Butterfly Grove. North Beach ...

4.1/5Very Good! (956 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Walking distance to the Pier. Beaches on the edge of the parking lot. Beach boardwalk dining."…"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2020

Edgewater Inn And Suites
Pacific Edge Hotel on Laguna Beach
Great for beach vacations

Pacific Edge Hotel on Laguna Beach

3 out of 5
647 South Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA
The price is $109 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7

Located in Laguna Beach, this beachfront hotel is in the city center and within 3 mi (5 km) of Gallery Row, Victoria Beach, and Crystal Cove State Park. Main ...

3.7/5Good! (1,032 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, sun loungers, beach bar, beach umbrellas
Travelers say...

"Great beach access. Ocean view is a must. Walking distance to many areas."…"

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2020

Pacific Edge Hotel on Laguna Beach
Beach Retreat & Lodge at Tahoe
Great for beach vacations

Beach Retreat & Lodge at Tahoe

3.5 out of 5
3411 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
The price is $139 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7

Nestled on the beach, this South Lake Tahoe resort is within 2 mi (3 km) of Heavenly Valley, Heavenly Gondola, and The Shops at Heavenly Village. Heavenly Ski ...

3.9/5Good! (987 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, beach bar, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"The staff was great. Our stay was for Sunday and Monday, which are typically slow days, and since they were able to they upgraded us to a lake view room. (For a small fee) The room was clean and the bed was quite comfortable. Our only very small issue with the room was that the refillable body wash ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2020

Beach Retreat & Lodge at Tahoe
Ocean Park Inn
Great for beach vacations

Ocean Park Inn

3 out of 5
710 Grand Ave, San Diego, CA
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Located in Pacific Beach, this beachfront hotel is on the boardwalk, just steps from Crystal Pier, Mission Beach Boardwalk, and Pacific Beach Park. Mission Beach ...

4.3/5Excellent! (966 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Good solid place for ocean front views. Great people watching too"…"

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2020

Ocean Park Inn
The Dana on Mission Bay
Great for beach vacations

The Dana on Mission Bay

3.5 out of 5
1710 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA
The price is $107 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7

Located in the heart of San Diego, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Mission Bay, Belmont Park, and SeaWorld. Mission Beach and Dog Beach are also within 2 ...

4.2/5Excellent! (2,235 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Great location. Walked or rented a bike for the week. The bay side rooms are spacious, with beaut views from the balcony. Worth the extra cost."…"

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

The Dana on Mission Bay
Paséa Hotel & Spa
Great for beach vacations

Paséa Hotel & Spa

4.5 out of 5
21080 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA
The price is $275 per night from Dec 13 to Dec 14

Located in Huntington Beach, this beachfront hotel is in the city center and within 2 mi (3 km) of Huntington Beach Pier and Huntington State Beach. Balboa Pier ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (1,265 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, beach umbrellas, beach towels, outdoor pools
Beautiful But Pricey

"Property was great as advertised but lots of little hidden fees. Restaurants were amazing and the pool area was fun."…"

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2020

Paséa Hotel & Spa
Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
Great for beach vacations

Hotel Milo Santa Barbara

3.5 out of 5
202 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA
The price is $152 per night from Dec 10 to Dec 11

Located in Santa Barbara Beach, this beach hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center and Stearns Wharf. Santa Barbara ...

4/5Very Good! (974 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach towels, outdoor pools
Travelers say...

"On the beach. Convenient location to many restaurants and shopping area."…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
Ocean Surf Inn & Suites
Great for beach vacations

Ocean Surf Inn & Suites

2 out of 5
16555 Pacific Coast Highway, Sunset Beach, Huntington Beach, CA
The price is $98 per night from Dec 17 to Dec 18

Offering direct access to the beach, this Sunset Beach hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Seal Beach Pier, California State University Long Beach, and Huntington ...

4.2/5Excellent! (953 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, sun loungers, beach umbrellas, beach towels
Travelers say...

"Staff was awesome! Location 100 ft from beach. Rooftop Balcony overlooked the ocean and sunsets."…"

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2020

Ocean Surf Inn & Suites
Cottage Inn By The Sea
Great for beach vacations

Cottage Inn By The Sea

3 out of 5
2351 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA
The price is $114 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7

Located in Motel District, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Margo Dodd Park and Pismo Beach Pier. Monarch Butterfly Grove is 1.9 mi (3 km) away.

4.3/5Excellent! (1,185 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"We enjoyed our stay. The staffs are nice. The location is great. The trail connecting hotels and beach is beautiful. It is a pleasure to sit around the gas fire at night and listen to the sound of waves. The pool usage is based on reservation, so it is quite safe. On the down side, our room is close ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2020

Cottage Inn By The Sea
Kimpton Shorebreak Huntington Beach Resort
Great for beach vacations

Kimpton Shorebreak Huntington Beach Resort

4 out of 5
500 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA
The price is $167 per night from Dec 16 to Dec 17

Located in Huntington Beach, this beachfront hotel is in the city center and within a 10-minute walk of Huntington Beach Pier and Pacific City. Huntington Dog ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (958 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, beach umbrellas, beach towels
Travelers say...

"Nice beach hotel that is taking the pandemic seriously."…"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2020

Kimpton Shorebreak Huntington Beach Resort
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