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Seal Beach hotels and places to stay

The Pacific Inn
2.5 out of 5
600 Marina Dr, Seal Beach, CA
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The price is $95 per night
1.9 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (1,334 reviews)

"ppy that my room wasn’t cleaned everyday the hotel was very nice"…"

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2020

The Pacific Inn
Ayres Hotel Seal Beach
3 out of 5
12850 Seal Beach Blvd, Seal Beach, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $139 per night
1.63 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,506 reviews)

"All the staff was extremely guest-focused. Everyone was friendly, helpful, and appeared ready to accommodate my needs. I was recovering from surgery and it was the best place to be."…"

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2020

Ayres Hotel Seal Beach
City Approved! Ocean & Island Views From Lg 25ft x 12ft Private Deck
4.9/5Exceptional! (89 reviews)
Excellent location and wonderful hosts!

"The Seal Beach Guest House had everything we needed and the hosts were more than helpful. The location is a very short walk to the beach, and a short walk to Main Street restaurants. The unit was clean and quiet, with a private deck in the back with a peek-a-boo ocean view, very relaxing. Highly ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2019

City Approved! Ocean & Island Views From Lg 25ft x 12ft Private Deck
Starfish Cottage Steps to the Beach $125.00 per Night 8-1 to 9-30 2020
5/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)
Great for walking everywhere in Seal Beach

"The Starfish Cottage was very easy to move about and either walk or take the car to points we wanted to visit away from Seal Beach. All in all a relaxing, easy to come back to after a day of walking and enjoying the day. Neighborhood quiet. Thanks to the Osti Family!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

Starfish Cottage Steps to the Beach $125.00 per Night 8-1 to 9-30 2020
Oceanfront House Surfside Colony-private Guard Gated Beach Community
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1.86 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Great Property on the Beach

"We had a great family vacation at this beach house. It is literally on the ocean with beautiful views. The weather was perfect. The amenities were great. The bedrooms were very nice. We certainly appreciated all the towels and linens and the washer and dryer in the garage. The kitchen was great and ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2016

Oceanfront House Surfside Colony-private Guard Gated Beach Community
Awesome Beach House Best Location FUN Spot! Seal Beach
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1.91 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (40 reviews)
Terrific one bedroom apt near the beach and town.

"Clean comfortable property. Walking distance to the beach, pier and Main Street. Park the car and forget it..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2019

Awesome Beach House Best Location FUN Spot! Seal Beach
Starfish Bungalow- Steps to the Beach $140.per Night April 1-june 20-20
5/5Exceptional! (112 reviews)
Cute and convenient beach bungalow

"This little gem is the epitome of classic Seal Beach bungalows. I grew up in the area and always enjoy coming back to experience the southern CA beach as I remember it. The bungalow is well-maintained and provisioned. It’s cozy, comfortable and has everything one could need. Kye and Elena are excellent ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2020

Starfish Bungalow- Steps to the Beach $140.per Night April 1-june 20-20
"california Dreaming"two Rooftop Decks w/ Ocean Views?great Staycation Location
4.8/5Exceptional! (63 reviews)
Perfect Weekend Getaway

"This home was beautiful and comfortable, it had everything we needed."…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

"california Dreaming"two Rooftop Decks w/ Ocean Views?great Staycation Location
?best Vacation House? Luxurious Seal Beach Getaway Beach House ! Family FUN ?
5/5Exceptional! (76 reviews)
Great house and location!

"The house was perfect for my family...we had 4 adults and 2 kids and we were super comfy. Jennifer the owner was very responsive and her son greeted us upon arrival to show us around. Only 1.5 blocks from the beach and close to main street. We loved our stay and hope to be back!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2020

?best Vacation House? Luxurious Seal Beach Getaway Beach House ! Family FUN ?
Pineapple Bungalow Steps to the Beach.$145.00 per Night in 6-1-8-30-20
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1.84 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (25 reviews)
Winter Break at Seal Beach

"Our family of four including 2 teenagers had an excellent experience during out stay at the Pineapple Bungalow. Kye and Elena are wonderful hosts, their home is very well maintained and tastefully decorated. The rental truly felt like a home away from home during Christmas time."…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

Pineapple Bungalow Steps to the Beach.$145.00 per Night in 6-1-8-30-20
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Visiting Seal Beach

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Seal Beach, and visitors give high marks for the beaches, top-notch restaurants, and shopping. This city also attracts tourists with its walkable and welcoming setting. Around the area, top sights include RMS Queen Mary, Knott's Berry Farm, and Disney California Adventure® Park.

  • There are 10 hotels and other accommodations in Seal Beach
  • The closest major airport is in Long Beach, CA (LGB-Long Beach Municipal), 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Fullerton, CA (FUL-Fullerton Municipal), 9.7 mi (15.6 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Seal Beach

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and Seal Beach National Wildlife Refuge. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Red Car Museum and Seal Beach Pier.

As you plan your vacation, you'll find 10 hotels and other lodging options to select from in Seal Beach. Here you'll find top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Ayres Hotel Seal Beach - This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its quiet location and comfortable, quiet rooms.
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Seal Beach - Our customers like the family-friendly amenities and pool at this hotel. With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi.
  • The Pacific Inn - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its dining options and overall value.

Outside the city, popular places to visit include RMS Queen Mary, 6.8 mi/10.9 km from the heart of the city, and Knott's Berry Farm, which is 7.7 mi (12.4 km) away.

Dressing for Seal Beach

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 70°F and the nighttime average to be 46°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 80°F during the day and 51°F at night
  • July through September averages 84°F during the day and 61°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 79°F during the day and 45°F at night
  • About 11.54 inches of rain falls on Seal Beach each year
  • Hottest months are usually August and September with an average temperature of 83°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 46°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Seal Beach?
The Pacific Inn is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This hotel is a short 9-minute walk from Seal Beach Pier, and it offers 3 beach bars and free breakfast. Other top choices based on traveler reviews include Ayres Hotel Seal Beach and Hampton Inn & Suites Seal Beach.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Seal Beach, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before the scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to view the top deals on offer in Seal Beach.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Seal Beach?
To access more information about updating your trip to Seal Beach or cancelling it, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Seal Beach?
Based on reviews, Ayres Hotel Seal Beach is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free full breakfast and free WiFi. Other options to stay on the cheap include Hampton Inn & Suites Seal Beach and The Pacific Inn.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation to Seal Beach?
The Pacific Inn is a hotel with an indoor pool and free parking, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other good options for your family trip include Ayres Hotel Seal Beach and Hampton Inn & Suites Seal Beach. Attractions in the area like Aquarium of the Pacific and Knott’s Berry Farm are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic vacation in Seal Beach?
The Pacific Inn is a favorite hotel for couples, and features private balconies and 3 beach bars. Another good option for your romantic getaway is Ayres Hotel Seal Beach.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Seal Beach?
The Pacific Inn is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers an indoor pool and 3 beach bars for its human guests.
Where is the best hotel to stay close to Seal Beach Pier?
The Pacific Inn is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers free breakfast and an indoor pool. It’s located just a short 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Seal Beach Pier. Other good choices within 5 miles include Golden Sails Hotel and Oceanview Motel - Huntington Beach.
What about the best place to stay near Red Car Museum?
One of the top choices for your stay is The Pacific Inn, located next to Red Car Museum, and this hotel offers free breakfast and an indoor pool. Golden Sails Hotel, located 1.6 mi (2.6 km) away, is another good choice for your stay.
What's the best place to stay to stay near the beach in Seal Beach?
The Pacific Inn is a top 3.5-star apartment for a beach vacation, and features free parking and a health club. Other good options to stay near the beach include Hampton Inn & Suites Seal Beach and Ayres Hotel Seal Beach. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Seal Beach or Huntington State Beach.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Seal Beach?
The Pacific Inn is a favorite hotel with Expedia travelers looking for a stylish stay, and features 3 beach bars and an indoor pool. If you want to stay at a boutique hotel, also consider Ayres Hotel Seal Beach.
What are some hotels with pools in Seal Beach?
Hampton Inn & Suites Seal Beach is a top hotel with an outdoor pool, free buffet breakfast, and free WiFi. Other choices that offer an onsite pool include The Pacific Inn and Ayres Hotel Seal Beach.

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