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“Great hotel, great food, great pool!” 5 of 5 stars
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The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel
4.0 of 5 Resort   |   21100 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92648   |  
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Ranked #4 of 19 Hotels in Huntington Beach
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Fullerton, California
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12 reviews
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“Great hotel, great food, great pool!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

I love this hotel! It's modern-feeling, the staff is friendly, and the restaurant overlooking the pool is the best. The poolside service is awesome. The rooms are very nice and clean. The location is great too - overlooking Huntington Beach and is even walking distance from the downtown area.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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    4.5 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

Loved our two day stay at this great hotel. Friendly and easy check-in and prompt, courteous and efficient staff. Rooms were well-appointed and luxurious. A small balcony allowed for a view of the ocean and the center court of the hotel with a pool and outdoor restaurant. The pool area is supplied with very comfy chairs. Sadly, no pool service this time of year but drinks can be had at the bar restaurant as short walk across the pool patio.

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  • Stayed November 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Pittsburgh, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

The service, ambiance and location of this hotel were absolutely excellent. The rooms are fresh and clean and almost all seem to have a great view of the ocean. I would recommend this hotel to anyone traveling to the Southern California area. It's also less than a 20 minute drive from the Santa Anna John Wayne airport.

  • Stayed November 2013, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

I stayed here with a friend for two nights in early November, 2013. I am a bit fussing when it comes to hotels. This hotel did not disappoint at all. The location was ideal. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Especially the valet service which was efficient, timely and very pleasant. We took advantage of the shuttle service to and from Main Street Huntington Beach. The pool looked lovely and I cannot wait to get back to use it. Time did not permit. Rooms were were very comfortable and we were fortunate to have a balcony overlooking the Pacific. This was very special as it was my travel buddy 's first visit to California and the Pacific Ocean. I especially liked the gift shop, it was great for gifts, tee shirts and cold medicine!!

  • Stayed November 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Chicago, United States
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29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

This is truly a beautiful hotel. It is located right on the Pacific Ocean. The views are incredible. The rooms were spacious and comfortable. Those ocean views are absolutely incredible. The staff was excellent. I highly recommend this hotel.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Grapevine, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

Superb hotel, stunning beauty in a comfortable environment. Gorgeous grounds and décor, yet very friendly to all types... including the surfers walking through the luxurious lobby with sandy surfboards under their arms.

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  • Stayed November 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Aurora, United States
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

Amazing staff that were so outgoing, friendly, helpful and really helped make our stay memorable! They went out of their way to make sure that we had everything we needed. They made us feel as if we were the only guests in the hotel. We came for our daughters 11th birthday and trip to Disneyland. They were awesome making sure we knew where we were going and the best routes to take. The bed felt a little hard the first night, but after that it was great! The pool/spa wonderful and right across from Huntington Beach! The breakfast buffet was outstanding! We will DEFINATELY stay here again. It is a GREAT family hotel!

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Additional Information about The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel

Address: 21100 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
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Location: United States > California > Orange County > Huntington Beach
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Huntington Beach
#2 Family Hotel in Huntington Beach
#2 Business Hotel in Huntington Beach
#3 Romantic Hotel in Huntington Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 290
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel is located on the picturesque coastline of Southern California, in the heart of Surf City USA™ in Huntington Beach, California. Book a room or oceanview suite and enjoy proximity to Disneyland(R) Resort, Knott's Berry Farm and the Aquarium of the Pacific. Join us for lunch or dinner at the famous Shades Restaurant. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Hilton Waterfront Beach Hotel Huntington Beach
Hilton Huntington Beach
Hilton Hotel Huntington Beach
Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort

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