Long Beach in Southern California is an urban playground on the water, offering visitors opportunities for watersports, outdoor activities, fine dining and soaking up culture in the many art galleries and museums.

Top vacation rentals in Long Beach

Entrance to Pineapple Cottage
5.0
Outstanding(270 Reviews)
Cottage
 in Seal Beach
\"Pineapple Cottage\" Steps to the Ocean & Main St. Relax & make memories in SB.
4 guests · 1 bedroom · 1 bath
Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Internet / Wifi

This inviting Cottage in Long Beach can fit your needs for many types of vacations, at $229 per night.

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5.0
Outstanding(185 Reviews)
Condo
 in Long Beach
Lovely Apartment Steps From The Beach.
6 guests · 3 bedrooms · 2 baths
Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner · Internet / Wifi

Looking for a Condo in Long Beach, this Condo for $345 per night for your business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, on your next trip.

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3.7
Good(532 Reviews)
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 in Long Beach
3star
Hilton Long Beach Hotel
Pool · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Indulge in a peaceful retreat at Hilton Long Beach Hotel, our elegant Hotel in Long Beach. Enjoy amenities including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Fireplace, and more.

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4.4
Excellent(1,661 Reviews)
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 in Long Beach
4star
Hyatt Regency Long Beach
Pool · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Experience the best of Long Beach with this Hotel available for $99. This property is equipped with amenities including Air conditioner, Fireplace and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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Vacation rentals with internet & wifi in Long Beach

Living Room with pull out couch.
5.0
Outstanding(154 Reviews)
Condo
 in Long Beach
Beautifully Remodeled Unit Right In The Heart Of Belmont Shore!!!
4 guests · 1 bedroom · 1 bath
Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner · Internet / Wifi

When traveling to Long Beach, if you are looking for (business stays, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.) this is the perfect place at $166 per night.

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Sitting area out in front
5.0
Outstanding(172 Reviews)
House
 in Long Beach
Maison de Fleurs... Cottage by the Sea - BOOK NOW for Summer! A/C & GARAGE
6 guests · 3 bedrooms · 2 baths
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Looking for the perfect place to call home during your trip to Long Beach? This House offers a comfort and style with top-notch amenities, including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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Front view of the Starfish Bungalow in Seal Beach
5.0
Outstanding(172 Reviews)
House
 in Seal Beach
\"Starfish Bungalow\" Steps to the Ocean & Main St. Relax & make memories in SB.
5 guests · 2 bedrooms · 1 bath
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Looking for a business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, or traveling to Long Beach, at $325 per night for your next great vacation.

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3.8
Good(345 Reviews)
Hotel
 in Huntington Beach
3star
Best Western Harbour Inn & Suites Huntington - Sunset Beach
Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner · Internet / Wifi

Looking for a Hotel in Long Beach, this Hotel for $86 per night for your business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, on your next trip.

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Long Beach travel guide

Let us help you plan your perfect Long Beach vacation. Our travel guide highlights things to do, places to see, favorite vacation rental amenities in Long Beach, and more.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Long Beach?

  • Internet / Wifi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Air conditioner

About Long Beach

The diverse attractions at Long Beach ensure the most difficult thing isn't finding things to do, it's finding time to do them all.
  • RMS Queen Mary: The retired Queen Mary ocean liner has been moored in Long Beach for over 40 years, and now operates as a hotel with guided tours, restaurants and a spa.
  • Aquarium of the Pacific: With over 50 exhibits and 11,000 animals (nearly 500 species), the aquarium is a great day out for the family.
  • El Dorado Nature Center: At the heart of the city is El Dorado, a 105-acre nature center that's home to 150 species of birds.

What are the must-visit tourist attractions in Long Beach, CA?

Long Beach, CA is a great destination for tourists looking for a fun and exciting experience. Here are some of the top must-visit attractions in the area:

  • Aquarium of the Pacific
  • Queen Mary
  • Shoreline Village
  • Rancho Los Alamitos Historic Ranch & Gardens

Whether you're looking for a unique learning experience, a leisurely stroll, or a fun day out with friends and family, Long Beach has something for everyone. With its beautiful beaches, diverse attractions, and vibrant culture, Long Beach is a great place to visit.

How can I get around in Long Beach, CA?

You can get around in Long Beach, CA, using the following methods:

  • Walk or bike along the beachfront boardwalk
  • Take the Aqua Bus or Aqua Link water taxi
  • Rent a bike or scooter

Where can I find affordable accommodation in Long Beach, CA?

Long Beach, CA has a variety of affordable accommodation options for visitors and residents alike. Here are some of the best:

  • Hotel Maya: Located on the waterfront, this hotel offers a variety of amenities, including a full-service spa and waterfront dining.
  • The Queen Mary: Enjoy a unique experience in historic rooms with period furnishings and the convenience of being located right on the waterfront.
  • Hotel Current: This chic, modern hotel features modern amenities and a rooftop bar with breathtaking views of the city.
  • The Varden: This boutique hotel is located in the heart of downtown Long Beach and offers a variety of amenities, including a pool and fitness center.

What is the culture like in Long Beach, CA?

Long Beach, CA is known for its thriving, diverse culture and community. It is a place of rich artistic heritage, unique cuisine, and beautiful beaches. Here are some highlights of the culture found in Long Beach:

  • Arts & Entertainment: The Long Beach Museum of Art, The Performing Arts Center, and the Aquarium of the Pacific are just a few of the many cultural institutions in the city.
  • Food: Long Beach is home to many diverse cultural restaurants, from Japanese sushi to Mexican tacos.
  • Music: The city is known for its vibrant music scene, with popular clubs and venues such as The Queen Mary, Gaslamp, and Federal Bar.
  • Sports: Long Beach is home to many professional and amateur sports teams, including the Long Beach Armada, Long Beach State Dirtbags, and Long Beach State Beach Volleyball.
  • Outdoor Activities: The city is full of beautiful outdoor recreation opportunities, such as biking, skateboarding, and surfing.

Is Long Beach, CA safe to travel to?

Long Beach, CA is generally safe to travel to. Here are a few safety tips to keep in mind:

  • Stay aware of your surroundings.
  • Avoid traveling alone at night when possible.
  • Be sure to keep valuables out of sight.

What are the popular shopping destinations in Long Beach, CA?

Popular shopping destinations in Long Beach, CA include:

  • Pike Outlets
  • Long Beach Towne Center
  • Retro Row

The Pike Outlets is a popular outlet mall with a variety of shops and restaurants. Long Beach Towne Center is an expansive mall with a movie theater, and Retro Row is a hip neighborhood filled with boutiques, antique stores, and coffee shops.

Where is Long Beach, CA?

Long Beach, CA is located in the Los Angeles metropolitan area on the Pacific coast of California. It is the 7th largest city in the state and the 36th largest in the United States. With its vibrant culture, beautiful beaches, and bustling economy, it is a great place to live and visit.

What are the top things to do in Long Beach, CA?

Long Beach, California offers a variety of activities for those looking to have a great time. Here are some of the top things to do in Long Beach:

  • Take a stroll along the boardwalk
  • Visit the Queen Mary
  • Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific
  • Have fun at the Pike Outlets
Whether you're looking for a walk along the beach, a visit to a historic ship, some interesting aquatic life, or a day of shopping, there's something for everyone in Long Beach!

What do I need to know before visiting Long Beach, CA?

Before visiting Long Beach, CA, it is helpful to know the cost of living, the best time to visit, and the top attractions.

  • Cost of living is higher than the national average
  • Best time to visit is between April and October
  • Top attractions include the Queen Mary, Aquarium of the Pacific, and Shoreline Village

What is the price range for rentals in Long Beach?

Vacation rentals in Long Beach have a price range between $39-$3,800. The average price for rentals in Long Beach is $179 per night.

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