Best Beach Hotels in California

Best Beach Hotels in California

California is one of the most famous states, well because for many reasons. The golden state is a dream destination for many people. Here we brought you some of the best beach hotels in California

California is one of the most popular tourist destinations in North America, notable for the Golden Gate Bridge, Disneyland, and Hollywood. Coachella, Wine Country, Silicon Valley, and Surf Culture are also distinctive to California, as are less evident sights and cultural characteristics.

The third largest state is based on the coast of Pacific Ocean, which means California is a home for several state as well as privately owned beaches.

Aside from providing ideal conditions for sunbathing and swimming, beaches also provide some breathtaking scenery for nature enthusiasts. The most famous natural bridges state beach in Santa Cruz is an example of a gorgeous beach with brilliant blue waves and scenic surrounds. The beach features an amazing rock formation rising out of the water, as well as beautiful water for surfers and swimmers.

Other beaches in the area include Shell Beach in Sea Ranch, Shelter Cove Beach, Ocean Beach in San Francisco, Malibu Lagoon State Beach in Malibu, and more.

There are many beach hotels in California as well with a stunning view for your perfect vacation or staycation.

Here are top seasonable Golden State getaways where you can ditch the Canada Goose for a little while.

Hotel Casa del Mar- Santa Monica

Hotel Casa del Mar- Santa Monica
Hotel Casa del Mar- Santa Monica

1910 Ocean Way Santa Monica, California 90405 USA

This ocean front hotel has a beautiful view, Hotel Casa del Mar was debuted as club casa in 1926, this lavish hotel has a history with Hollywood’s elites.

The upgraded interior has an interior which echo the ocean. Every guest room and suite have an essence of local costal art.

The hotel provides services of bikes, surf boards and boogie boards to have perfect outdoor activities.

The giant windows of the rooms give the view of pacific coastline from Malibu to Palos Verdes, completed with satin curtains the interior is finishes with Italian calacatta marble.

You can enjoy your day at the guest-only private owned oceanfront palm terrace pool.

The hotel is pet friendly as well, so you can revel in the nature and luxury with your furry friend.

Kimpton Shore Break Resort

Kimpton Shore break Resort
Kimpton Shore break Resort

500 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach CA 92648

The Kimpton Shorebreak is a hotel where you can spend days without realizing, from evening arranged Happy Hours and nightly fireside s’mores to a gigantic chess set and book club, there’s something for everyone.

The resort is steps away from Huntington Beach Pier which means a lot of sun, sand, and surfing.

The interior is very delightful yet somehow a little quirky, but everything just blends out to give the chic and youthful vibe.

The amenity of the resort adds up to the awesomeness of the interior, they include fire pits, chess set, table tennis, ping pong, happy hour, and a gym along with complimentary Sunday morning yoga sessions.

If you choose, complimentary cruisers and surfboard rentals are also available. If you’d rather curl up on the beach with a nice book, you can also avail books from the partner of the resort, Literary hub.

The rooms have a very calming aura with vinyl, yoga mats, luxury therapeutic bath amenities, linens, and sound machines.

There are a lot of places nearby to visit within the range of 15 miles.

Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay

Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay
Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay

1 Miramontes Point Rd, Half Moon Bay CA, 94019

The luxury hotel Ritz- Carlton, Half Moon Bay is a 5-star resort with very specific details and the sheer beauty of precise architecture with the view of Pacific Ocean.

By the edge of the ocean, the resort provides stargazing, the romantic vibes from the cliff and the fire pits that face the ocean.

With two championship golf courses, communal fire pits for watching the sunset, and a rich tapestry of local wines and organic cuisine offerings

You will find a hidden San Francisco.

On-property championship golf courses, a golf pro shop and dedicated golf concierge, a fitness center with an indoor heated pool, and six lighted tennis courts are all available to guests. Elegant marble bathrooms and comfortable beds with goose down comforters and soft terry robes are available in the spacious rooms.

Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort and Spa

Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort and Spa
Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort and Spa

21500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5300

Located in the community known as Surf City, USA. It offers easy access to eight miles of beach coastline via a pedestrian walkway.

Built with help of elegant Andalusian architecture, native to southern coast of Spain, coupled with the lush landscape makes the seaside retreat scenic in itself.

You will get all the amenities you could wish for in a luxury resort, like Fitness Center, Spa, Pool along with poolside bar, separate Bar/Lounge, Shuttle bus service, babysitting and laundry services and even private terraces for every room that provides magnificent views of the Pacific, and have we mentioned that the property is pet friendly?

Apart from the basic amenities, Hyatt also boasts of five different restaurants, a grocery store, multiple hot tubs and pools and a fully functional spa and salon.

The rooms are very well maintained, and the interior decoration matches the Andalusian architecture of the resort, you can get a scenic view of beach from most of the 500+ rooms in resort. The customer has highly rated the room service and complaint support to be fast and efficient.

The average cost of rooms at Hyatt Regency is around $600, but it could change depending on your dates of travel. Overall, it is one of the best luxury Resorts, one that does not have the resort in it just for the name as it fully provides the Resort vibe you’re looking for, and that’s by it’s the #1 rated beach resort in California according to TripAdvisor.

Montage Laguna Beach

Montage Laguna Beach
Montage Laguna Beach

30801 South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-4221

Among the hotels in southern California’s orange county, Laguna beach by montage is one of the most impressive. Having its perch on the bluff that sits directly on the beach, overlooking the ocean.

The “U” shape of the building guarantees that every room gets the excellent seaside views.

The Hotel has 250 rooms available, ranging from 500 to 2800 square feet, so you can choose one according to your needs and budget.

All the standard rooms have a designated balcony or patio, whereas the 60 suites have their own living area. The hotel also provide baby proofed and pet friendly rooms on request, but it is chargeable.

All of the standard rooms have these basic amenities

  • Attached bathroom with tub
  • Multi lined phone with voicemail
  • LED TV and DVD player
  • High speed Wi-Fi, computer and fax hook up
  • Minibar
  • Iron and ironing board

The hotel also has multiple options for recreational activities, they have two pools, Spa montage, children and teen activities like drama, crafts, games, sports etc., Live entertainment and virtual deep-sea experience.

The hotel provides multiple dining options with private area within each restaurant.

The bottom line is, it is possibly the most serene hotel in the list.  located far from the big cities to help you experience the getaway.

Pacific Terrace Hotel

Pacific Terrace Hotel
Pacific Terrace Hotel

610 Diamond Street, San Diego, CA 92109

Perched on a sandy bluff overlooking the ocean, Pacific Terrace Hotel is a four-diamond accommodation in San Diego’s Pacific Beach.

The hotel provides standard rooms and suites with the option of ocean view or poolside view in both.

The room amenities include housekeeping, kitchenette, Satellite TV, Sofa bed, Option of interconnected rooms, Private Balcony, Safe, Minibar, Microwave and Refrigerator.

The property also features Wi-Fi, swimming pool, poolside bar, Gym, Hot-Tub, Valet parking, nearby free public parking, bowling offsite, bicycle rent, Evening entertainment, Massage and Spa, laundry and Ironing services.

The average room cost is $650 for standard rooms and $850 for suites.

Loews Colorado Bay Resort

Loews Colorado Bay Resort
Loews Colorado Bay Resort

4000 Coronado Bay Rd., Coronado, CA 92118-3290

If you love water and ocean, you’ll love Loews Colorado Bay Resort, built on an 15 acre peninsula nestled between San Diego bay and the Pacific Ocean with genuine southern California coast style, the 440 room resort offers stunning waterfront views and is located minutes from downtown San Diego.

The four star hotel features standard rooms and two types of suites, standard and bridal.

The rooms feature television, refrigerator, on demand movies, housekeeping, Private Balcony and safe.

The hotel amenities includes valet parking, pool, Gym, Bar/Lounge, babysitting, two pools, sauna, restaurants, tennis court, meeting and business rooms, outdoor fireplace , laundry services and a convenience store.

The pricing are relatively moderate, with the average cost of room being $400.

This is a good option if you’re looking to cut down a few amenities to save a few bucks and still experience the luxury vacation.

Pantai Inn

Pantai Inn
Pantai Inn

1003 Coast Blvd, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4127

This is a bit different from your run of the mill resorts and hotels, going by the name of boutique hotel. It masterfully blends in the old world charm of Bali with the technologies for your ease.

It tries to bring in in the reminisce of Tranquil retreats of Indonesian islands with richly appointed suites and oceanic views.

The most fascinating aspect of this property is that no two rooms are identical, each one of the room is custom furnished with wood and stone carvings.

The rooms are air conditioned, have a private balcony, equipped with tea/coffee maker, kitchenette, microwave, refrigerator and TV.

The property offers free internet, children activities, massage, wine/champagne, outdoor fireplace, sun lounger and umbrellas, sun terrace and laundry and iron services.

The average price of rooms is $650.

It is one of the traveller’s choice due to the service and hospitality provided by the hotel, it is your gateway to experience Bali’s most revered traits, the highest standards of friendliness, genuine and welcoming hospitality service.

L’Auberge Del Mar

L'Auberge Del Mar
L’Auberge Del Mar

1540 Camino Del mar, CA 92014

L’Auberge Del Mar has a rich history, since the golden years of Hollywood, Del mar has long been a popular destination for celebrities as well as people who like the opulent resort lifestyle and the gorgeous beachfront bluffs. Del Mar might easily pass for a charming European hamlet perched on the coast, with its stunning beaches, award-winning food, and English Tudor architecture.

The chic hotel overlooks the Ocean in the heart of the beautiful costal village Del Mar.

The hotel is pet friendly and provides unlimited outdoor as well as indoor activities including gourmet dining, relaxing pool area, golf course, galleries, ocean inspired spa and much more.

They provide a private walking path down to the shore with complimentary beach gears and beach valet. You can enjoy the sunsets sitting near the fire pits with foods and drinks of your choices.


California is the dream city and these hotels makes your visit much more fun. Enjoy the roller-coaster of calming vibe of the sea facing resorts near the hollywood.

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