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Bahia Resort Hotel
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
998 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA, 92109
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $170 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
$170
per night
Dec 11 - Dec 12
Make the most of this fantastic location, as you'll be within walking distance of Mission Bay with a vacation at this aparthotel. 2 outdoor tennis courts, free beach cabanas, and an outdoor pool are just some of the amenities offered at Bahia Resort Hotel.
4.1/5 Very Good! (2,065 reviews)

Travelers like: on the beach, cabanas, beach towels, outdoor pool

Travelers say...
"Convenient location to mission beach"

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2022

Bahia Resort Hotel
Catamaran Resort and Spa
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
3999 Mission Boulevard, San Diego, CA, 92109
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $199 per night from Jan 2 to Jan 3
$199
per night
Jan 2 - Jan 3
Come and relax at this spa aparthotel and enjoy the sunsets on the beach in San Diego, as you'll be close to Mission Beach. Amenities at Catamaran Resort and Spa include 2 bars, beach cabanas, and beach volleyball.
3.9/5 Very Good! (1,785 reviews)

Travelers like: on the beach, cabanas, beach umbrellas, outdoor pool

Travelers say...
"Friendly staff"

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2022

Catamaran Resort and Spa
Blue Sea Beach Hotel
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
707 Pacific Beach Dr, San Diego, CA, 92109
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The price is $161 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8
$161
per night
Dec 7 - Dec 8
You will love your stay at this hotel, the perfect choice for listening to the waves on Mission and Pacific Beaches if you're searching for a getaway in San Diego. Amenities at Blue Sea Beach Hotel include an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a snack bar.
4.4/5 Excellent! (1,002 reviews)

Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool

Travelers say...
"This property is so beautiful and everyone here was awesome. Excellent service all the time no matter what. We come twice a years with my family the most beautiful setting as ever."

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2022

Blue Sea Beach Hotel

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Monterey Tides
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
2600 Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey, CA, 93940
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The price is $149 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
$149
per night
Dec 5 - Dec 6
Relax at this hotel and watch the sunset on the beach in Monterey, as you'll be a short walk from Monterey State Beach. Amenities at Monterey Tides include an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and a spa tub.
3.7/5 Good! (1,910 reviews)

Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool

Travelers say...
"The front desk staff was exceptional! The service provided by them was above and beyond. The bar service was excellent. The restaurant's breakfast was poor. Not tasty and the server's attention left something to be desired."

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2022

Monterey Tides
Ocean Beach Hotel
2 out of 5
5080 Newport Ave., San Diego, CA, 92107
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The price is $175 per night from Jan 3 to Jan 4
$175
per night
Jan 3 - Jan 4
Enjoy your stay at this hotel and get ready to watch the sunset on the beach in San Diego, as you'll be close to Ocean Beach Park.
4.2/5 Very Good! (1,194 reviews)
"The bathroom door was warped and would not shut. My rental car was hit by another car in the parking lot."

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2022

Ocean Beach Hotel
La Jolla Shores Hotel
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
8110 Camino Del Oro, La Jolla, CA, 92037
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The price is $309 per night from Dec 8 to Dec 9
$309
per night
Dec 8 - Dec 9
You will love your stay at this hotel, steps from La Jolla Beach, where you can take in the fresh air on your beach holiday. 2 outdoor tennis courts, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant are just some of the amenities offered at La Jolla Shores Hotel.
4.4/5 Excellent! (1,006 reviews)

Travelers like: on the beach, sun loungers, beach towels, outdoor pool

Travelers say...
"Great place to stay with family and young kids. While the place may use some cosmetic upgrades, the rooms were very clean and the staff really friendly. Kids are more than welcome and the location is perfect. You’re by a playground and directly on the beach. Area was also stroller friendly and had ..."

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2022

La Jolla Shores Hotel
Surfer Beach Hotel
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
711 Pacific Beach Drive, San Diego, CA, 92109
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $129 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
$129
per night
Dec 5 - Dec 6
Settle in and relax at this aparthotel, a great choice for soaking up some sun on Mission and Pacific Beaches if you're looking for a San Diego vacation. Amenities at Surfer Beach Hotel include an outdoor pool, a bar, and a cafe.
3.9/5 Very Good! (1,087 reviews)

Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool

Travelers say...
"Right on the beach, close to shops, gym, restaurants."

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2022

Surfer Beach Hotel
Ocean Villa Inn
Great for beach vacations
2.5 out of 5
5142 West Point Loma Blvd, San Diego, CA, 92107
Fully refundable
The price is $104 per night from Dec 18 to Dec 19
$104
per night
Dec 18 - Dec 19
Make the most of this fantastic location, as you'll be not far from Ocean Beach Park with a stay at this hotel. Available amenities at Ocean Villa Inn include a seasonal outdoor pool.
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,004 reviews)

Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool

Travelers say...
"location can't be beat. staff is excellent. rooms are old and need upgrades."

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2022

Ocean Villa Inn
Castillo Inn at the Beach
2.5 out of 5
22 Castillo St., Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $99 per night from Dec 15 to Dec 16
$99
per night
Dec 15 - Dec 16
Make the most of this fantastic location, as you'll be a short walk from Leadbetter Beach with a vacation stay at this hotel.
4.6/5 Exceptional! (1,130 reviews)
"The Castillo Inn is located about half a mile from the pier and it's a very nice and roomy hotel. It was clean, there was free parking and we had no issues during our stay. We would definitely stay here again when we come back for a weekend trip to Santa Barbara."

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2022

Castillo Inn at the Beach
SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
2241 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA, 93449
The price is $102 per night from Dec 15 to Dec 16
$102
per night
Dec 15 - Dec 16
Enjoy sunsets on the beach in Pismo Beach, as you'll be a short walk from the beach when booking a getaway at this hotel. Amenities at SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel include an outdoor pool and a rooftop terrace.
4.5/5 Wonderful! (1,091 reviews)

Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool

Travelers say...
"Absolutely fantastic facility"

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2022

SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel
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How much do California beach hotels cost?  

Prices for beachfront hotels in California currently start at $99 a night going up to $309 for top-notch accommodation. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


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California Beach Hotels information

 

Beach Hotels in California

3310

Highest price $309
Cheapest price $99
Number of guest reviews 13274
Total number of hotels in California 80062

 

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