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Your California Vacation

True paradise can be really close to home. And Orbitz’s California beach resorts are really, really close. Step from your room and onto the sand anywhere from San Diego and Los Angeles to Catalina Island and beautiful Bodega Bay. Oh, and don’t forget the sunscreen.

Beach Hotels in California

Bahia Resort Hotel $89
Bahia Resort Hotel

Bahia Resort Hotel

998 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego
     
    3.9
    of 5, from 358 reviews
    3.5 out of 5.0

    Only 8 miles from the airport, Bahia Resort Hotel is secluded on a 14-acre peninsula along the shores of Mission Bay, just 1 block from Mission Beach and a short ride from Pacific Beach.

    Catamaran Resort and Spa $139
    Catamaran Resort and Spa

    Catamaran Resort and Spa

    3999 Mission Boulevard, San Diego
       
      4.1
      of 5, from 501 reviews
      4.0 out of 5.0

      Facing the calm expanse of Mission Bay in north San Diego, and a 3-minute walk from the sands and famous boardwalk of Pacific Beach, family-friendly Catamaran Resort and Spa makes a great base for water lovers. SeaWorld® is 3 miles (4.8 km) away, and it's a 20-minute cab ride to downtown San Diego or San Diego Zoo.

      Blue Sea Beach Hotel $151
      Blue Sea Beach Hotel

      Blue Sea Beach Hotel

      707 Pacific Beach Dr, San Diego
         
        4.2
        of 5, from 121 reviews
        3.5 out of 5.0

        This oceanfront Blue Sea Beach Hotel is set in Pacific Beach, 7 miles from downtown San Diego, and Balboa Park. Belmont Park is within 1.4 miles, and SeaWorld is 2.5 miles away.

        Monterey Tides $159
        Monterey Tides

        Monterey Tides

        2600 Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey
           
          3.5
          of 5, from 40 reviews
          3.5 out of 5.0

          Facing the Pacific, Monterey Tides has direct access to a soft, sandy beach. Guests can ride a bike to Laguna Grande Regional Park in 5 minutes, or drive 10 minutes to downtown Monterey and Fisherman's Wharf. Within a 15-minute drive, there are 7 golf courses, including Pebble Beach.

          Ocean Beach Hotel $150
          Ocean Beach Hotel

          Ocean Beach Hotel

          5080 Newport Ave., San Diego
             
            3.6
            of 5, from 134 reviews
            2.0 out of 5.0

            Nestled on the beach, this Point Loma motel is just steps from Ocean Beach Pier and Ocean Beach Park. SeaWorld is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) away.

            La Jolla Shores Hotel $229
            La Jolla Shores Hotel

            La Jolla Shores Hotel

            8110 Camino Del Oro, La Jolla
               
              4.1
              of 5, from 119 reviews
              3.0 out of 5.0

              Set amid gardens, fountains, and terra-cotta walkways, this beachfront California hotel is 3 miles from downtown La Jolla's upscale boutiques and 10 miles from the San Diego Zoo.

              Surfer Beach Hotel $119
              Surfer Beach Hotel

              Surfer Beach Hotel

              711 Pacific Beach Drive, San Diego
                 
                3.6
                of 5, from 52 reviews
                3.0 out of 5.0

                This 3-story oceanfront hotel is located directly on the beach, just 2 miles from SeaWorld, 9 miles from downtown San Diego, and 10 miles from the San Diego Zoo.

                Ocean Villa Inn $79
                Ocean Villa Inn

                Ocean Villa Inn

                5142 West Point Loma Blvd, San Diego
                   
                  4.0
                  of 5, from 28 reviews
                  2.5 out of 5.0

                  Nestled on the beach, this Point Loma motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Dog Beach and Ocean Beach Park. SeaWorld is 2 mi (3.2 km) away.

                  * Prices reflect the lowest "base rate" found over the next 30 days. Rates are subject to change and may not include taxes and fees, hotel service charges, extra person charges, or incidentals, such as room service. All rates are displayed in USD unless otherwise noted. Converted rates are provided for your convenience. They are based on today's exchange rate, but the hotel will charge you in the local currency.