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Surf City Beach Cottage - Quiet Downtown HB Location. 2 Short Blocks To Beach.

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,820 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom, 3 Bath - Sleeps 8

Recently remodeled and upgraded, enjoy modern amenities in a classic beach cottage setting. Ideal for one or two families to share, or for a relaxing couples retreat. This beach cottage is beautifully decorated and captures the casual beach lifestyle of Huntington Beach, California. Surf City Beach Cottage is in a perfect location only two short blocks from the beach on one of the most peaceful and beautiful streets downtown. In this area of downtown there are mostly newer homes and the neighborhood is very friendly. The HB Pier and Main Street restaurants and shops are only minutes away. For dog lovers, dog beach is also two short blocks away and extends North up the coast for over a mile.

At Surf City Beach Cottage we are committed to providing our guests with all the comforts of home and an overall vacation experience that reflects excellence in every way. Kick off your flip flops after a day at the beach, relax and enjoy your new home away from home.

More Details

Michelle Johnson
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 16, 2018


Huntington Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1820 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Downtown
  • Ocean View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower , Very large dual head shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Private Balcony
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 4 twin/ single , Two Trundle Beds (4 total beds)
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
This home is fully furnished with all the amenities you will need to enjoy a home away from home living the Huntington Beach lifestyle


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Surf City Beach Cottage - Quiet Downtown HB Location. 2 Short Blocks To Beach.
average rating of 4.9459457 based on 37 reviews

Saved the day and enjoyed the stay

  • 5 of 5

Unfortunate circumstances led us looking for a temporary home quickly and boy did we hit the jackpot! Gorgeous inside and out, just two blocks to the beach, couple of blocks over from dog beach. We slept to the sounds of the waves and while our home was being gutted and rebuilt, we found refuge in this wonderful place for 5 weeks. Turnkey ready, we didn't want for a thing and the owners made sure that we had no worries while we were there. The Master bedroom and Master bath are huge, the other bedrooms were just perfect for us. The spa-like shower in the Master bath just added to the comfort we felt being in this house. The garage is enormous and it was nice not to have to park on the street, even though there was plenty of room to do so and the neighborhood seemed really safe. Could not have asked for nicer hosts - they fully accommodated our every request. Thank you, Eric and Michelle!

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location.

  • 5 of 5

Nicely decorated and an easy walk to the beach. Downtown is about a mile away and there is a great donut shop on 17th and Orange, 3 blocks away. Off street parking and bikes are a plus.

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Place

  • 5 of 5

The house was roomy, clean and well furnished; location was great- about 2.5 short blocks to the beach or just the right distance; about a mile to Main Street and a short walk to Dog Beach. We have stayed directly on PCH before and the noise from PCH was not pleasant and aggravated by the fact that the windows usually have to be open since not many units/homes have AC. This place is just the right distance from PCH but very close to the beach. We would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Munich, Germany

Nice, clean, good location

  • 4 of 5

We were a group of 3 couples visiting from Munich, Germany. Making a long distance booking is always a tricky thing because you never really know the home owner or broker. Having had some bad experiences in the past with fake ads on homeaway and other sites, I started a dialogue with Michelle before actually making the booking. She was very responsive and forthcoming, which gave me and our group a positive and reassuring feeling.

Unfortunately, homeaway had a major technical glitch right that evening when I wanted to complete the booking and it cost both Michelle and me a lot of time, effort and nerves. I am still waiting for homeaway to get back to me because they actually overcharged me due to their technical incapability and have denied reimbursing me that loss of money, which is outrageous, but a different issue.

Our stay at the Beach Cottage was great. Michelle made sure that we arrived well and she responded to any questions or queries we had immediately. Except for a couple of minor issues that were resolved quickly everything was in best order, just as described and we are happy to recommend the Beach Cottage unreservedly and without hesitation. We had a very nice stay and will definitely consider staying again, when visiting Huntington Beach next year.

Thank you very much for having us, Michelle. Best wishes.

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful !!!

  • 5 of 5

We were at the beach cottage for 2 months. I have rented 3 places before by far this is the best. So comfortable every thing you need is there very well stocked, close enough to downtown to walk or ride bikes that they provide. Neighbors are nice and there is a little market 3 blocks away that is handy. This is a keeper you can not go wrong with this house. Michelle is great and so willing to help with anything. We hope to be back next year, It is a 10

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Favorite Beach House

  • 5 of 5

Another perfect stay at a fabulous location. After a wonderful labor day weekend stay here previously, we decided to book it again for a week over July 4th. Once again, the home was perfect for a relaxing vacation at the beach. We had everything we needed, just brought our clothes, food and drinks. Great area, nice neighbors, we will be back again.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
11 Miles
John Wayne Airport (SNA)
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Multiple Bars Downtown Huntington Beach Main st
Nearest Golf
5.3 Miles
Meadowlark Golf Course
Nearest Train
16 Miles
Amtrak Anaheim
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
405 freeway
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Multiple Restaurants Downtown Huntington Beach
Nearest Ski
104 Miles
Big Bear Mountain
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Huntington Beach

Huntington Beach is an ideal location to unwind and relax. But for the adventurous type LA, Southern California, Temecula's wine country, Big Bear mountains, and the scenic Desert in Palm Springs are all within two hours.

You can even visit Mexico if you bring your passport!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Non-refundable cleaning fee $250
Pet Fee $500
Refundable damage deposit $500

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.