We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Huntington Surf Inn

Certificate of Excellence
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Huntington Beach
06/11/2017 06/12/2017
Show Prices
Management photos
Huntington Surf Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

362 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 347: English reviews
Start your review of Huntington Surf Inn
 Click to rate
Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Value, location and charm!! This is the hotel we will continue to use when in the area. And the people in the office are super nice. I hesitate to give a great review because I always want a room available for us!!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank carasuevp
Marseille, France
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very warm welcome, all staff is nice, flexible when they can on checkout, amazing rooms ! Mine was the big wave tube - feeling like I was already surfing. Well located. I will be back for sure ! Enjoy !

 Report
Helpful?
Thank leodrago
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our two-night stay at this beach inn was amazing. Staff is friendly, genuine, and have great suggestions on what to do. The rooms are unique - each one designed differently. The staff offered us beach towels and beach sports equipment, if we were interested. Access to the beach is right across the street, walking distance to pier, and Main Street....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Alyssa A
Riverside, CA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unique 9 room motel on PCH directly across from the beach and around the corner from all the Main St. action. Rooms are basic with surf (or music) decor, comfortable beds & modern bathrooms. There is a mini-fridge but unfortunately no coffee maker nor ice machine. All rooms are on the second floor with parking underneath. There is a nice...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Karen D
Santa Ana, California
Reviewed April 17, 2017

nothing fancy, just the perfect place to power down and bum around huntington. i've stayed here many times, sort of a local secret, not advertised on expedia or travel zoo. great balcony overlooking the ocean, walking distance to everything, the perfect spot. the rooms are very basic, but do have a theme with wall murals that create a simple laid-back...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank keithmT5129DM
Stonington, Connecticut
Reviewed March 30, 2017

If you are seeking a beach resort with onsite amenities and food service, keep seeking. If you are looking for a super reasonably priced clean room, comfy bed, with a clean private bath in an excellent location this is your place. There is ample space to unpack and the in-room fridge is terrific for keeping beach bevies chilled. (I will...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank JJQOCP
Orange, California
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

The Huntington Surf inn lives up to its name, our room had surf decor, very polite and accommodating staff. Answered all questions we had, got the inside scope on the attractions downtown, some of which as a former local I never knew about. Room was very cozy and the mini fridge was nice to store left overs. Rooms were spacious...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ianmeister88
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed March 20, 2017

First, the good things: The location right on the PCH is great except the motorcycle traffic at night is really loud, (which is not the fault of the hotel but something to consider,) free parking, convenient smoking area, and a nice walk-in shower. Otherwise, pretty disappointed in this property. Yes, the rooms are each is painted up with a funky...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank wj5656
Conestogo, Canada
Reviewed March 12, 2017

We checked in and the owner was so nice. Our room was exactly as pictured. The bathroom is very modern. The location was fantastic. We were on a road trip and it was great to walk to the pier, restaurants and shops after driving all day. We had to leave early the next day so did not get to hang...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kate H
Indianapolis
Reviewed February 27, 2017

I was there two days in the off season. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable. Others at the small hotel were very quiet so noise wasn't a big problem. PC Highway is just outside the door, so you hear cars a lot. Room is a throwback style and not fancy, but I liked it a lot. I...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Steven S
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

73 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (70)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (17)
Viewed
View from Room (10)
Viewed
Room/Suite (13)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (3)
Viewed
Other (24)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (3)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
06/11/2017 06/12/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Huntington Beach
1.0 mi away
Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa
Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach R...
#1 of 22 in Huntington Beach
3,221 reviews
0.7 mi away
Pasea Hotel & Spa
Pasea Hotel & Spa
#4 of 22 in Huntington Beach
254 reviews
0.0 mi away
Huntington Beach Inn
Huntington Beach Inn
#13 of 22 in Huntington Beach
271 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.8 mi away
Best Western Surf City
Best Western Surf City
#6 of 22 in Huntington Beach
502 reviews
5.0 mi away
Travelodge Ocean Front
Travelodge Ocean Front
#9 of 22 in Huntington Beach
513 reviews
5.8 mi away
Bay Shores Peninsula Hotel
Bay Shores Peninsula Hotel
#1 of 17 in Newport Beach
567 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Huntington Surf Inn has been a multi-year winner of TripAdvisor's Certificate of Excellence Award. We feature nine comfortable and charming rooms with design themes from an HGTV Design Star that focus on our Southern California beach and surfing heritage. We pride ourselves on our customer first culture, and we offer free high speed Wi-Fi, on-site parking, local telephone service, and large flat screen televisions with high-definition premium cable content. Each room is air-conditioned, and has a refrigerator for your cold beverages. A microwave is available as needed also. Leave your beach towels and frisbees at home, as we have a wide variety of complementary beach items for you to enjoy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Huntington Surf Inn

Address: 720 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5035
Location: United States > California > Orange County > Huntington Beach
Price Range: $119 - $299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Huntington Surf Hotel Huntington Beach
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Huntington Beach
#4 Romantic Hotel in Huntington Beach
#5 Business Hotel in Huntington Beach
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Huntington Beach
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travelers have asked, with answers from Huntington Surf Inn staff and other travelers.
7 questions
Ask a question
Dallas
Perth, Australia
over a year ago
over a year ago

See all questions (7)

Questions? Get answers from Huntington Surf Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Each room has its own special decor.”
carasuevp, 6 days ago | Read review
“Corner unit seems larger, room #2 was a very cute beach theme (we were four girls), rooms away from the main street will be quieter.”
957alyssaa, 1 week ago | Read review
“Lower room numbers are closer to PCH, higher are near the back. Room 9 is adjacent to the office.”
S2685YPkarend, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“small inn, the room matters very little, choose based on the theme and king or 2 queens”
keithmT5129DM, Apr 17, 2017 | Read review
“Room 1 is closest to the street; room 9 is separate from the others and probably has the best view of the ocean.”
wj5656, Mar 20, 2017 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question