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'Sandy Suite' Right on the Sand

(18 Reviews)

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Last updated: 05/24/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:2
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Condo
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Condo, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

Listen to the waves, take in some sunshine and enjoy a stay in a peaceful, private, convenient, relaxing beach level retreat just steps away from the water. Whether it’s a perfect get-away destination, romantic weekend surprise, or unique alternative to a corporate hotel while away on business; you are steps away from your toes in the sand.

Whatever your situation, our “Sandy Suite” at Beachside Retreat is one of a kind.

*Direct beach access. We are ON THE BEACH!
*Plush California King bed
*Complimentary beverages included: bottled waters and soft drinks
*Complimentary wireless internet
*Fresh flowers on your table upon arrival
*Welcoming chocolates
*Air conditioning/heating
*Cable television
*Electronic key-less entrance
*Large walk-in closet furnished with extra bed linens, ironing board, iron, laundry basket, laundry drying rack, personal beach umbrella, two larger beach towels and two beach chairs
*Telephone with local service
*Full bath with plush towels, hair dryer and complimentary toiletries
*Breakfast table and chairs
*Kitchenette with refrigerator, coffee maker, microwave, toaster and bar sink
*Complimentary coffee/creamer/teas/sweeteners and pop corn
*5 Piece dinnerware for two plus silverware, drink ware and stem less wine glasses
*Paper goods: paper plates/utensils/solo cups/aluminum foils/plastic wrap/storage containers/baggies/paper towels

The Extension is an optional upgrade to Sandy Suite ($50.00 per night). The Extension is a room right off of Sandy Suite that offers more livable space for added enjoyment - photos #13 - #16.
The Extension Amenities:
*Full size futon sofa, as an alternative sleeping option
*Cable television and DVD player
*Dining room table and chairs for two
*Private side garden patio with table and chairs
*A second larger kitchenette furnished with convection oven, dual burner, crock pot, electric tea kettle and all of the amenities you might need from pots, pans, dishes, silverware and all the way to paper goods. We thought about your every need while away, so it’s comfortable just like home.

Beachside Retreat Amenities:
*Gas barbecue grills on the beach with tables and chairs for beach dining
*Beach towels, chairs and hammock
*On-site laundry facility; first wash and dry is free plus we provide you with your very own laundry basket, detergent and dryer sheets.

NOTE ABOUT PARKING: Please be advised that there is no assigned parking with this unit.
You will have to find street parking if you plan to have a car.

If parking is a concern, perhaps you might consider one of the following vacation rentals in this same building which come with one assigned parking space in our gated garage:
Pelican View – VRBO 95892
Harbor View – VRBO 479860
The Penthouse – VRBO 360437
Steps Away – VRBO 995739
Up & Away – VRBO 201021

**Not suitable for children under the age of 5.
**Pets Not Allowed: Strict policy for the health and comfort of all guests and staff.
**No smoking in the building, only in designated smoking areas.

Long Beach is a vibrant and a perfect home base for those visiting Southern California. We are centrally located between LAX and John Wayne airports and only six miles from Long Beach airport.

With the bike path just steps away from our “Sandy Suite”, Long Beach local nearby attractions include, bike rentals, sailing, paddle boarding, kayaking, hydro bikes and kite boarding.
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Member since: 2006

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 05/24/2017

Property Type

  • Condo

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 2
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    All guests must be at least 21 years of age unless a parent or guardian is present....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    The owner welcomes children over the age of 5....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking allowed 20 feet from building....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Strict policy for the health and comfort of guests and staff....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

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  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • King size beds (1) California King made up with cozy linens, extra pillows and a chocolate at your bedside! See the ocean when you wake up. Full size futon sofa in living space as an alternative sleeping option. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


Other Amenities

  • Self check-in service: no lock boxes, no fumbling for the light switch. Electronic keyless entrance. Fresh flowers on your table upon arrival....moreless


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    DVD player and requested movie genre selection....moreless

  • Music Library:

    ipod/CD player....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    Wall mounted flat screen TV in bedroom and in living space. ...moreless

  • Video Library:

    DVD player and requested movie genre selection....moreless


  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Step out the door and onto the sand. Ocean view. You can't get any closer!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    A/C and heating....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Laundry room facility onsite. We furnish your suite with your personal laundry basket, detergent and dryer sheets and your first wash and dry is free. Iron and board included in walking closet....moreless

  • Elevator
  • Garage:

    One parking spot in gated garage if available. Not guaranteed for this unit. Street parking available, no meters or permits in effect....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Quality bedding and towels, extra pillows, beach towels, plush bath towels and fresh dish drying towels in the kitchenettes....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Local service provided....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    - Full set of towels for 2 - Make-up removing wash towels - Plus 2 beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Laundry room facility onsite. We furnish your suite with your personal laundry basket, detergent and dryer sheets and your first wash and dry is free. Iron and board included in walking closet....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:



  • Coffee Maker:

    Coffee and all the fixings welcome your arrival...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Dinnerware, utensils, glassware, microwave and mixing dishes plus tableware and linens provided. We even though of the plastic wrap, sandwich bags to the tin foil....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Service for 2...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    First kitchenette furnished with refrigerator and bar sink. Second larger kitchenette with convection microwave and dual burner hot burner; no stovetop, dining table and seating fro two. All amenities: dinnerware, steam ware, pots, pans, utensils, plastic wrap, tin foil, etc...moreless

  • Microwave:

    A package of popcorn included!...moreless

  • Oven:

    Convection microwave oven...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Welcome beverages upon your arrival: bottle waters and soft drinks...moreless

  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    The beach is your deck! Private side garden patio right of the living space in addition to the communal beach level patio....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Shared gas BBQ grill on the beach level patio....moreless

Building Type

  • Building


from 18 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • The Extension ($50 X 2) $100
  • Cleaning Fee $99
  • Damage Protection $79

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 05/24/2017
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Conveniently located within 1 mile of the Convention Center, a 15 minute walk along the bike path or minutes drive by auto. Less than 1 mile to downtown Long Beach, Shoreline Village, the Pike at Rainbow Harbor, Pine Avenue. Easy freeway access. Keep your eye open for film crews of Scorpion, NCIS-LA and many more.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: Caring owners want to make your stay memorable. We've thought of all the details with your comfort and relaxation in mind. Wonderful staff looking out for you. We ask for your suggestions to continually improve our accommodations.

Why the Owner Chose Alamitos Beach, Long Beach, CA, USA:
Perfect combination of relaxation on the beach and conveniences of the city. South facing beach means a beautiful sunrise to the east and calming sunset to the west. All day sunshine.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Keyless entry. Complimentary beverages upon your arrival. Direct beach access. We are ON the beach. No crossing the street or walking 1/2 a block. The beach is your backyard. Lovely gardens surround our beach patio making our property the nicest vacation spot along the beach. 24 hour emergency service...just in case. The option to reserve larger units in the same beach front building for a multi-unit discounted rate.

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Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 05/24/2017

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  • The Extension

    The Extension

  • The Extension Kitchen

    The Extension Kitchen

  • Outdoor Rinse Shower

    Outdoor Rinse Shower

  • The Extension

    The Extension

  • The Extension Private Patio

    The Extension Private Patio

  • Lobby


  • Laundry Room

    Laundry Room

VRBO #130945

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Wednesday, May 24, 2017

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