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Shorebreak Hotel, a Kimpton Hotel

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500 Pacific Coast Highway, 5th & PCH, Huntington Beach, CA 92648 (Formerly Shorebreak Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Hotel)
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My boyfriend and i came here for a weekend get away with our Pitbull puppy. We had an absolute blast. The hotel is beautiful and tastefully decorated for the vibe of Huntington Beach. When we arrived we had an issue with checking in which was the only complaint i would have. When we book our hotel it asked what our... More 

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Ramona, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What a beautiful hotel in an ideal location!! I came with a group for work (about 25 people) and the meeting space was great, the food and service was on-point and the amenities were wonderful. They had various bike and surfboards to grab and go on a whim. The hotel was very clean and the staff was friendly and available.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the hotel. Second time we've stayed the past 2 years. Perfect location and friendly staff. Great access to the beach, restaurants, and shopping. Reasonable hotel rates, great rooms. Can't wait to come back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped off in Huntington Beach during a 10 day trip down the coast. It Was our favourite spot. We treated ourselves to this hotel, it was at least double to what we paid for other hotel rooms along they way. It was worth every penny. Had such a good time here and will definitely return. Highly recommended

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San Diego
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pulled up to the valet stand and immediately greeted with a bag of fresh dog cookies for our 70 pounder. (Kimpton doesn't charge extra pet fees and they don't care how much your dog weighs.) We were able to check in very early and the beds are very comfortable. Happy hour is nice and dogs are welcome. We also ate... More 

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Vancouver, WA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I really enjoyed our 6-night stay at the Shorebreak. The hotel is on 5th Street, one street over from Huntington Beach's main strip. The location is really ideal. To be on Main St. itself would probably be a too noisy at night, with the nightlife and all of the muscle cars and motorcycles that come through. It... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a group here last month and just loved it! We felt it was a good value for the location. It is just across the street from the Hungtington Pier. There are so many fun things to do right outside. We were there during a classic car show which was so fun! We loved eating at the hotel in... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife just sent me a text after a wonderful weekend at Shorebreak: "Make sure you give them five stars!" Awesome location, small but nice rooms, wonderful staff. This place was great. We were planning to stay in Newport Beach but the pics and reviews of this place won us over and so we booked. Fantastic value - I travel... More 

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Brent M, General Manager at Shorebreak Hotel, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Mike M and wife, Thank you so much for the phenomenal review. Coming from such a road warrior like yourself, these comments mean so much to us. 150 nights a year of traveling is a lot. I am so happy that the hotel and the team were able to exceed your expectations. I couldn't agree more about how accommodating our... More 

Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

The ShoreBreak Hotel is the perfect escape for anyone in the Huntington Beach area. The hotel is airy, casual and elegant. The location cannot be beat. My room looked at the Huntington Beach Pier and busy PCH. Kimpton does a great job with its boutique hotels from the pre-arrival "can I make your stay more comfortable" letter to the free... More 

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Brent M, General Manager at Shorebreak Hotel, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Outdoorexplorer78, Thanks for sharing your experience with everyone. This is exactly what we were going for and I am so happy that you got the chance to enjoy all that we offer. I couldn't agree more with you on our location. Sitting right on PCH, we couldn't be closer to the heart of what HB has to offer...not to mention... More 

Hove, United Kingdom
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 via mobile

Hotel is right opposite the entrance to the pier and amongst the centre of the local bars and restaurants. Very friendly staff, great second floor bar make for a very comfortable and restful stay. The beach is sandy and heavily populated by surfer dudes and dudesses, the sea very inviting. Huntington is well worth a visit and near to seal... More 

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Brent M, General Manager at Shorebreak Hotel, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Mike P, Thanks for making the trip across the pond to visit and sharing your experience. We look forward to your return! Cheers, -Brent More 

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