$219 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Jan 2, 2015 Check-out: Jan 5, 2015

The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel

4 stars
21100 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5307
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.2
out of 5
29 reviews
Perfect getaway

This hotel is located in the best spot of Huntington Beach. Lots of restaurants and shopping places... See full review

  • Mothertexi
  • Aug 26, 2014
Perfect getaway

Can't beat the view and surrounding entertainment. Shopping all around. See full review

  • Mothertexi
  • Aug 22, 2014
Relax and lounge in one of Southern California’s most beautiful resorts

This inviting AAA diamond California resort offers striking and picturesque views of the Pacific Ocean and is the ideal spot for peaceful getaways and scenic relaxation in "Surf City." Guests can lounge by the swaying palms at the fire-pit patio beside the stunning outdoor pool or catch the sunset on a fully furnished porch overlooking Huntington Beach. Guests can dine at the Shades Restaurant and Bar, which serves up a variety of sumptuous dishes. The hotel provides guests with snacks and refreshments from the beach and poolside bars. Business travelers can use the hotel's wireless Internet access and do work or meet clients in the fully equipped business center on resort property.

3 Reasons to Stay:
  • Terrific location near excellent shopping and Huntington Beach and Pier

  • Beautiful property with lovely outdoor pool and tennis courts

Waterfront Beach Resort Rooms

The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel, is sublimely balmy and tastefully decorated in soft neutral tones that remind guests of eternal summer. Spacious rooms provide stunning views of the ocean and Huntington Beach, with large balcony sliding doors to step out into the sunshine any time of day. Décor in these rooms are California inspired whites and neutrals, with all of the modern comforts needed to make guests feel at home. Features of the rooms include mini-refrigerators, in-room safe, wired and wireless Internet connectivity, and 32" TVs. Bathrooms include designer toiletries and plush bathrobes.

Things to Do:
  • Huntington State Beach " Surf City" (1.56 mi/2.5 km)

  • Bolsa Chica State Beach (3.5 mi/5.6 km)

  • Sunset Beach (6.3 mi/10 km)

  • Westminster Mall (6.8 mi/11 km)

  • South Coast Plaza (6.8 mi/11 km)

  • Balboa Island (6.8 mi/11 km)

  • Orange County Museum of Art (6.8 mi/11 km)

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Reviewer score 3.3 out of 5

Amenities

  • WiFi
  • Pool
  • Non Smoking
General
Non Smoking
Pet friendly
Activities
Pool
Exercise gym
Jacuzzi
Tennis
Dining
Restaurant
Services
Business center
Conference facilities
Internet
WiFi
Accessibility
Wheel chair access

Dining

Restaurant
onsite

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1600
Check-out:
1200

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (29)

Ratings and reviews for The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel

Overall score

4.2 / 5
5.01.0
29 out of 29
Amenities:
4.3
Room cleanliness:
4.7
Hotel staff:
4.5
Room comfort:
4.6
Location:
4.6
Value:
3.9

93% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Denver, CO
Jul 25, 2011

Weekend getaway

Very good trip overall. Easy check-in and check-out. The rooms are very comfortable and have a great view of the beach. But most importantly the bed was awesome. I would definitely stay again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
San Antonio, TX
Oct 13, 2010

An Amazing Time

The food was amazing, you can't beat the location and the staff was helpful and friendly. You can't ask for much more.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

There's a long list of great places just a few blocks away.

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Review of The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Northern California
Aug 23, 2010

Nice but not worth the expense

This hotel is beautiful and the rooms are nicely appointed, but nothing spectacular. Definitely feel like you are paying for the location and proximity to the beach. The bathtub drain worked so poorly it was like taking a bath and shower at the same time and the drain in the bathroom sink was not much better. They did attempt to fix it but was only marginally better - perhaps they have problems with clogging from the inevitable sand in the drains. Breakfast at the cafe restaurant was good, the usual buffet assortment, without an omelet station. Pool has no slide or feature for kids, unlike their next door neighbor (which was unfortunately booked solid).

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Goodyear, AZ
Jun 10, 2010

Good and Bad

Great location! Everything from restraunts, bars, shopping and beach walking distance! The bad thing about this hotel is they place a $100 hold on your credit card upon check in and check out that's $200 frozen for 2 days after check out :(

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Eat local

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Review of The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Fort Lauderdale
May 10, 2010

Very Good

very good hotel

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
san jose, ca
Apr 26, 2010

Awesome stay!!!

Great service, room was clean and bed was super comfy

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Upland, CA
Apr 26, 2010

Didn't want to go home...

My husband and I are from Huntington Beach but moved away 2 years ago. We decided to make a trip back there for a fun weekend and LOVED our experience at the Waterfront Hilton. We brought our 2 year old with us and she had a blast. The pool isn't the biggest or best we have seen but it was quiet, they had great toys for her to play with, and they had clean/comfortable chairs/towels with an amazing view and location. We can't wait to go back!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Texas
Apr 21, 2010

Nice place

I loved that this hotel is right across the street from the beach, a close walk to the pier and across the street to the north from the Hyatt. Great location. I had a great view of the beach, and the sunrise. I would stay there again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

The beach, the Hyatt Spa & Resort

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Review of The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Bakersfield, CA
Apr 11, 2010

Great Location

Clean rooms, friendly staff, great location. Everything was in walking distance, beach, bars, food, shopping.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Nightlife tip: Short walk from hotel

The Beach Front Bar & Grill, a lot of fun, in walking distance.

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Review of The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
what every
Business
kansas city kansas
Nov 13, 2009

I don't know i am doing this

worked and come back to hole

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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