20 Best Southern California Beach Hotels and Resorts

This curated selection of the best Southern California beach hotels and resorts will help you decide where to stay on the stunning coastline between San Diego and Santa Barbara.

Guests have access to everything on the main Hotel del Coronado resort, but only Beach Village guests have access to its pools and amenities.

Beach Village at The Del

Montage Laguna Beach is well-known for its supervised kids’ program called Paintbox that accommodates kids through age 12 with special activities and events throughout the day.

Montage Laguna Beach

Stay at the Hotel del Coronado on stunning Coronado Central Beach if you want a full-service hotel experience mixed with the charm of a historic property that has been visited by the likes of Hollywood elite.

Hotel del Coronado

Rosewood Miramar Beach is set up like an oceanfront residence spanning 16 acres that house 124 rooms and 36 suites. It’s kid-friendly and romantic at the same time, so choose your vibe.

Rosewood Miramar Beach

This sand resort mixes Cape Cod with a quintessential West Coast beach retreat. You’ll see families, well-dressed business people, and possibly even celebrities when you stay here.

Shutters on the Beach Santa Monica

La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club is perfect for families who need easy beach access and larger accommodations with one or two bedrooms.

La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club

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