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The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

My husband and I were lucky enough to be upgraded upon checking in!! We travel extensively using Hilton and it was also our anniversary!!! Our 12th floor room had fabulous views across the Hilton resort pool to the beautiful white sands and pier. We were able to enjoy sitting on the balcony and watch some of the most stunning sunsets...

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Climber971, Public Relations Manager at The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tina16flight, Thank you for your kind words. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. Our renovations are continuing and we look forward to showing off our new Twin Dolphin tower to you for your next visit. There is no doubt that we'll earn five stars from you the next time you see us...be prepared to be "WOW'd!" (And...

Arizona
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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Visited the Waterfront Hilton after Christmas with just my husband & 2 dogs. Our stay was delightful. You can't beat the location of the hotel. It's across from Huntington Beach which is a wonderful beach that even allows campfires at night. Very close to the pier, numerous shops & restaurants. New Pacific City shopping center just a block or two...

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Kim-Erin J, Guest Relations Manager at The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear AZFam-Travel, Thank you for the feedback regarding your recent visit to The Waterfront. We are so pleased to hear of your wonderful experience. We hope the next time you visit Orange County, you will choose to stay with us once again, furbabies in tow. Have a wonderful day! At your Service, Kim-Erin Justice Guest Experience Manager

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have stayed at this hotel for many years and incarnations, beginning in the late 90's. I love staying here, but my last visit was not so great. I stay here at least once a month to visit family and am sympathetic regarding the construction happening. This last reorganization, however , has made it very hard for the valets to...

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Climber971, Public Relations Manager at The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear lattejr, Thank you for your recent review. We apologize for any inconvenience you experienced as related to our current expansion project. We are rushing to accomplish our goal of connection our new Twin Dolphin Tower and event spaces to our current Huntington Tower by the end of June. Our valet drive and front desk operations will be much smoother...

Kayak Point WA
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here one night during a recent trip to So. Cal.. and we used points to extend our vacay. We wanted to surf, but the waves did not cooperate. The construction was directly outside our balcony and the noise was terrible. And we felt intimidated to just go outside because of the looks from all of the workers. I...

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Scott Reed O, Public Relations Manager at The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear treesmiths3, Thank you for your review. We understand your hesitancy and frustration with your view during your recent stay and we apologize for disappointing you in any way. As we prepare to formally open our new Twin Dolphin Tower and Event Complex, it is necessary to connect our existing property to the expansion. This means that the dozens of...

Fort Thomas, Kentucky
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place is actually nice. The people are very helpful. The one part that made us, wellllll maybe me than my wife was...all was great until the WEDDING. Basically, Hilton was Hilton until the BIG money came in and then they could have cared less about us. We were only allowed...ALLOWED to walk in and out the garage. We were...

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Climber971, Public Relations Manager at The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Thomas G., Thank you for your recent review. We apologize for any inconvenience experienced during the recent wedding routing to valet during your stay. We did not anticipate the arrival process of the traditional Indian barrat on the valet drive to take more than thirty minutes when in fact it was closer to an hour. We were also limited...

Billings, Montana
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent four days at the Waterfront Beach Resort and we had a wonderful time. The hotel property is amazing and has the perfect location on the beach and near Main Street. We had a great walk on the beach and we walked to dinner most nights. The only negative during our stay was that we had a hard time...

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Kim-Erin J, Guest Relations Manager at The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear MontanaSplash, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of your recent visit to The Waterfront! I will be sure to pass on your note to the rest of our staff and managers. We know you have many options when visiting Orange County and we are grateful you chose to stay with us. We look...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

There was smoke and fog for most of the time that we were there. The standard of the food was well below par. I ordered an eggs Benedict that came in less than 30 seconds! The potatoes were almost cold and the eggs must have been cooked quite some time before. The cheese was melted and stuck to the plate....

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Climber971, Public Relations Manager at The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Dr. Woolford, Thank you for your recent review. We have passed your comments on to our restaurant and front office teams and want you to know that we take this very seriously. Food quality and service is something we pride ourselves. We apologize for any inconvenience you experienced as a result of our hotel enhancements and expansion project (which...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff at this resort are all 5 star. It's so refreshing to have people ask how they can help you at every interaction. Stayed 5 nights for conference, had daughter join the last night, hotel is wonderful for business or pleasure. Location is fantastic just block from Pacific City with shopping and great dining and a couple blocks from...

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Kim-Erin J, Guest Relations Manager at The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear TravelingMomOFour, Thank you for taking the time to write about your recent stay with us! I am so pleased that you thoroughly enjoyed your time in Huntington Beach. Here at The Waterfront we pride ourselves on personal service to our guests. I am thrilled to know you were able to experienced it first hand. We hope to have you...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

Began every day with a swim in the pool and ended each day with a soak in the hot tub. There was construction project going on but they minimized the inconvenience. desk staff and valet were helpful with directions.

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Kim-Erin J, Guest Relations Manager at The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear janey h, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us here at The Waterfront Beach Resort. Pool in the morning and hot tub in the evening...sounds like the ingredients for a perfect vacation to me! I hope the next time your travels bring you to Orange County, you will stay with us once again....

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First the front desk staff is awesome. I had a long day of travel and they got me checked in and on my way in no time. They gave me a partial beach view which was awesome. They also took the time to inform me i was on the construction side which was no big deal. The construction did not...

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Kim-Erin J, Guest Relations Manager at The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Chris G, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent stay! I am so happy to read that you enjoyed your time with us. I will pass on your kind words to the rest of our staff. We look forward to having you as our return guest this summer. Safe travels to you and...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel is located on the picturesque coastline of Southern California, in the heart of Surf City USA™ in Huntington Beach, California. Book a room or oceanview suite and enjoy proximity to Disneyland(R) Resort, Knott's Berry Farm and the Aquarium of the Pacific. Join us for lunch or dinner at the famous Shades Restaurant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel

Address: 21100 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5307
Region: United States > California > Orange County > Huntington Beach
Price Range: RM1,111 - RM1,948 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 290
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Also Known As:
Hilton Waterfront Beach Hotel Huntington Beach
Hilton Huntington Beach
Hilton Hotel Huntington Beach
Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Huntington Beach
#2 Business Hotel in Huntington Beach
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Huntington Beach
#3 Romantic Hotel in Huntington Beach
#3 Family Hotel in Huntington Beach
#3 Luxury Hotel in Huntington Beach
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“Try to get on south side of hotel - big construction is on the north side.”
 of 5 bubbles RedWombatRoadie, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Get an ocean view!”
 of 5 bubbles 490laurencea, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“12th floor east side offers ocean and mountains”
 of 5 bubbles bethi678, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Every room has view of the ocean”
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“Ask for a higher floor overlooking the Huntington Beach pier.”
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