Our other Long Beach vacation rental, Long Beach Marina , is located right on the bay, a great choice for active vacationers who plan to kayak and paddleboard.
Just across the bay is the charming neighborhood of Naples, home of the Naples Island Christmas boat parade. Take a gondola tour through the canals of Naples, or head up the coast to Long Beach proper and explore the Queen Mary , Aquarium of the Pacific , and other local attractions!
Our professionally managed vacation rentals have all the charm and character of the vacation rentals by owner that you might find on VRBO or Airbnb, but with a professional team behind them so that your stay can be worry-free! So start planning today! Give us a call toll free at 800.408.1822 or local at 949.340.5726 !
If you want to get up close with some of the Pacific Ocean's most incredible creatures, this is the place to do it! Pet sharks, see leafy sea dragons, and watch ruffly jellyfish swirl in their tanks. It's an incredible underwater zoo.
The Aquarium of the Pacific is conveniently located on the Long Beach Waterfront, with other attractions and local restaurants nearby, making it easy to work into your day in Long Beach!
Add extra adventure to your stay in Long Beach by taking a day trip to Catalina Island! The Catalina Express will whisk you across the water at a thrilling pace, fun all on it's own, and there's lots to explore on Catalina island. Rent kayaks, take a semi-submersible boat tour, hike the ocean to sky trail, or just enjoy lunch by the water!
Insider Tip: On your birthday you can ride the Catalina Express for free! Learn more and register for a free ride here .
Whales, dolphins, sea lions, oh my! All kinds of incredible ocean dwellers live off of the Southern California coast! Guests recommend Harbor Breeze Whale Watching for a clean, comfortable, educational whale watching experience. Bring a jacket and binoculars and prepare to be amazed!
Shops, restaurants, beaches, walking and bike paths, all with an ocean view and fresh sea breeze! The waterfront paths connect multiple parks, the Catalina Express, the Aquarium of the Pacific, The Pike shopping center, Shoreline Village, and more! Come to walk, stay to shop, dine, and people watch - sounds like a full day already!
A tour on The Queen Mary is a trip back in time. Built in the 1930's, this ship has been a glamorous ocean liner, a troopship, and is thought to be one of the most haunted places in America. Take your pick of the multiple tours available and don't forget to dine on board!
Every year Long Beach Boat owners compete to decorate the best-dressed boats in the Naples Island Holiday Boat Parade . The parade itself is a nautical holiday spectacular, with brightly lit boats cruising through the scenic canals of Naples Island.
If you're visiting during the holiday season you don't want to miss this event!
Guests say that Naples Island is like a dream with fairy tale homes, beautiful waterways, and charming flowers and bridges. You can explore Naples Island on your feet, or rent kayaks or paddle boards to travel along the waterways. Better yet, book a gondola tour and get the full Naples experience!
If you're visiting during the holidays, the Naples boat parade and island Christmas lights are a must-see!