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Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel is clean, spacious, and adorable. The staff were all friendly and helpful with great recommendations. They have a wine hour and also s'mores you can roast in their courtyard. It is so convenient to the beach and all the shops and restaurants nearby. The room was clean, spacious, and felt new. The bathroom was huge and the large...

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Helen B, Manager at Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel, responded to this review

Faith W., Thank you for choosing to stay with us. Sounds like you had a great room. Our deep soaking tubs are pretty awesome, can't beat a nice soak after a long day at the beach. Come back soon! Cheers, Helen B. Director of Rooms, Shorebreak

Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

If you want to be right off Main Street and across from the pier, this is a great hotel. Parking is expensive but it's also convenient. The hotel is clean and the room I was in, a corner oceanfront, was comfortable and spacious. Yes it can be noisy outside if you want the doors open, but you are right across...

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Helen B, Manager at Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel, responded to this review

Erika W., Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We are very lucky with our location and proximity to main street and the beach, you can't go wrong. Hope to see you with us again soon. Cheers, Helen B. Director of Rooms, Shorebreak

Brentwood, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Most wonderful stay...they have boogie boards and bikes to just use! Awesome environment !!!! Walk right out the front to the strand and pier! My kids are hooked. Courtyard has fire pit and snores at night!

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Helen B, Manager at Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel, responded to this review

wolffmama2000, Thank you for choosing to stay with us. Boogie boards, bikes, beach chairs, beach towels and more, what else could you ask for. We try to make it easy for all our travelling guests. Hope to see you back with your family soon. Cheers, Helen B. Director of Rooms, Shorebreak

Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Shorebreak has great amenities for a stay at the beach. It is located right across the street, so it is only a few minutes' walk to the beach. Excellent location also for good restaurants and shopping. The staff was very helpful and friendly. The rooms are well appointed and the layout was conducive for a family, as it was...

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Helen B, Manager at Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel, responded to this review

Heather M., Thank you for choosing to stay with us. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. We are very lucky with our location being so close to the beach and the main street of downtown. We look forward to having you back with us again soon. Cheers, Helen B. Director of Rooms, Shorebreak

Minneapolis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Shorebreak is a great hotel across from the Huntington Beach pier. As far as I know, there are no hotels right on the beach, but this hotel has great views. Things I enjoyed about this hotel: - cozy room with big bathroom, balcony facing the beach (and those world-famous sunsets!), soft bed - free happy hour from 5-6 featuring...

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Helen B, Manager at Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel, responded to this review

MN_Traveler_3333, Thanks for staying with us and letting us know how everything was. I am glad we were able to provide a great experience for you and we look forward to having you back with us again soon. Cheers, Helen B. Director of Rooms, Shorebreak

Evansville, Indiana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place to stay a few days or more! Nice room - plenty of room to relax. No ocean front view, however the Beach is less than 100 meters. No meals during my stay, but there are plenty of places to have a good breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks. Check in/Check out in less than 5 minutes Friendly bilingual service....

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Helen B, Manager at Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel, responded to this review

jorgevR652RS, Thanks for the recommendation and choosing to stay with us. Come back again soon! Cheers, Helen B. Director of Rooms, Shorebreak

Montesano, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my second time staying at this hotel. With the location and hotel prices being on the higher end of hotels, I want to tell you about something I learned last time I stayed here. First you need to become a member of Kimpton karma rewards which is how I have been able to get a good rate at...

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Helen B, Manager at Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel, responded to this review

TamiA99, Sounds like you stayed in our presidential suite and got a sweet deal, that room has a great. You noted that we do not have breakfast available. With our restaurant currently being updated we do not have it available in the restaurant but we do have it available through our In Room Dining or they can serve you in...

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fun hotel! No pool or hot tub but they make up for it with other unique services. Free bikes (if they're available when you want them), smores around the gas fire pits which sit in an open courtyard, table tennis near the courtyard, and coffee, water, and tea offered all day (they said hot chocolate too but...

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Helen B, Manager at Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel, responded to this review

mynda a, Thanks for the great comments! Glad you had fun staying with us, that is our aim for all guests with our amenities we offer. Hope to see you back again soon. Cheers, Helen B. Director of Rooms, Shorebreak

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second time staying at a Kimpton hotel and have been very impressed both times. They upgraded us after our first night because of some construction that was going on. We were in town to celebrate our sons birthday and the hotel was great assisting my wife with some of our birthday plans. We also took advantage of...

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Helen B, Manager at Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel, responded to this review

Fraser131313, Thanks for the great review! So happy to hear you came back a second time to stay with us. I am glad we were able to assist in your celebrations of your sons birthday. Hope to see you back again soon. Cheers, Helen B. Director of Rooms, Shorebreak

Incline Village, Nevada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff is great, pet friendly, great location. The first room wasn't good for an ocean view because window was covered for exterior painting. Second room great. Once renovation is completed should be excellent.

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Helen B, Manager at Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel, responded to this review

Kathy H., Thanks for choosing to stay with us. We are currently going through a room refresh, exterior painting and restaurant reconcept, so a lot of activity going on. Sorry for any inconvenience any of our upgrades may have caused you. We look forward to welcoming you back when all is done to show you all our exciting updates. Thanks...

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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The ultimate Southern California beach experience with a contemporary twist. Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel combines the relaxed, sun-drenched spirit of the Orange County coastline with edgy modern accents. The only hotel located near the iconic intersection of Main Street and Pacific Coast Highway, Shorebreak situates you at the center of eclectic shopping, dining, and entertainment...all within earshot of crashing ocean waves. A singular boutique hotel experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel

Address: 500 Pacific Coast Highway, 5th & PCH, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5032 (Formerly Shorebreak Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Hotel)
Region: United States > California > Orange County > Huntington Beach
Price Range: $306 - $542 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 157
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Also Known As:
Shorebreak Hotel Huntington Beach
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Huntington Beach
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Huntington Beach
#2 Romantic Hotel in Huntington Beach
#2 Family Hotel in Huntington Beach
#3 Business Hotel in Huntington Beach
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“Flight to Santa Ana Airport”
 of 5 bubbles jorgevR652RS, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ocean view rooms are nice, rooms on South side may be quieter, North West Corner was a bit noisy from street traffic”
 of 5 bubbles TamiA99, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“rooms are positioned around the courtyard. Closer to elevator is a shorter walk. I believe there are only 2 levels. 2 & 3.”
 of 5 bubbles myndas, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“partial ocean view is still fun--can see the town with the ocean in the background”
 of 5 bubbles marksdavidj, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Pay more for an ocean view room. It's worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles aussiegwp, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
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