AFFORDABLE FAMILY VACATION ON THE BEACH!

Lorrie

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Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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AFFORDABLE FAMILY VACATION ON THE BEACH!

Long Beach Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 5)

Up and Away at Beachside Retreat is your Home Away from Home---on the beach.

Enjoy a stay at our charming beachfront property with the conveniences of the city and the relaxation of a beach atmosphere.

We are on the beach, no streets to cross, no walking a block or two. Just out the door and onto the sand.

Our fully furnished two bedroom/one bath unit with balcony and ocean view is perfect for just 1 person yet can accommodate up to 5 people comfortably. Ideal for a family vacation or local business trip.

Master bedroom with California king bed, soft linens, extra pillows, television...and a chocolate at your bedside!

Second bedroom with full size bed with memory foam mattress and ocean view.

Large living room includes a full size futon sofa for additional sleeping options.

All of our beds are made with clean quality linens and a good night sleep in mind.

Bathroom includes plush towels and a fresh bath mat. Complimentary toiletries. Hairdryer. Paper products. Skylight for added brightness. Ceiling heater if you like a warm bathroom.

Colorful beach towels are in your unit and beach chairs are available on the beach level.

Beverages upon arrival, coffee and tea, and popcorn in the microwave. One parking spot for a standard size vehicle (large cars may not fit and will have to park on the street) and wireless internet are all included.

Walk out the door and you step onto the sand. Table, chairs and BBQ available for your meals on the beach or to take your afternoon tea. Falling asleep is easy with the gentle breeze, ocean waves, peeping birds and smooth wind chimes.

Long Beach is a south facing beach with sun all day. Enjoy the energizing sunrise to the east and a calming sunset to the west. This is a unique location.

We are located just under 1 mile from the Long Beach Convention Center and 30-90 minutes to major southern California attractions such as Disneyland, SeaWorld, Magic Mountain, Getty Center and Villa, Knotts Berry Farm, San Diego Zoo, Hollywood, Rodeo Drive, Venice Beach, Staples Center, Dodger Stadium, Catalina Island, wine country and more.

Come see why families stay with us over and over and why our business travelers leave us feeling more like they had a vacation than a week of meetings and conventions!

We think of the details for you.

One parking spot for a standard size vehicle.

Wireless internet.

On-site laundry: detergent, dryer sheets, basket and coins are in your unit.

Complimentary beverages in the kitchen.

Housekeeping for stays of 8 or more nights.

At Up and Away, the only thing missing is you!

Looking for more or less space? See our website for details of our other units at this beachfront property.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Lorrie

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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.

Lorrie purchased this condo in 2006

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.

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.

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.8
based on 10 traveler reviews

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Affordable Family Vacation on the Beach!
average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews
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Affordable Family Vacation on the Beach!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p201021vb
(562) 858-1310 (California, USA)
Long Beach Los Angeles County
North Las Vegas
5

WHAT AN AMAZING STAY...

  • 5 of 5
We literally had only a few days to try to cram in a family vacation and with 4 small kids that usually means one thing - stress. I had rented vacation homes before and it doesn't really eliminate the headache in many cases despite being much more comfortable than a hotel. There are endless things that need to be packed, comforts you need to remember to bring, kids who won't eat anything but bagels, etc.

From the moment I inquired about the property everything seemed to be taken care of. Muriel was AMAZING and professional.

We met her at the front gate after driving through 5pm LA traffic - so I was expecting the worst and was already less than cheerful. She directed us to our parking spot (a miracle in LA to even have one) and then as our tired kids exited the van she cheerfully greeted every single one, shook their hands, and started answering all of their questions.

She checked us in and gave us the grand tour letting us know we had a huge selection of things at our disposal to make the vacation as relaxing as possible.

The condo was fantastic and VERY kid friendly. There were extra beach towels, paper plates, cups, etc. Fans for the bedrooms, DVDs, a book outlining all of the nearby attractions, and more. She had chairs, umbrellas, beach toys, and everything we could need.

It was one of the best vacations we had due to the attention to detail, warm reception, cleanliness of the condo (very important when your wife is like Monica from Friends), and constant assistance (at one point Muriel even walked down to the beach where we were camping out with directions to a great restaurant) provided by the Up and Away staff.

I would HIGHLY recommend this to anyone looking for a fun beach vacation. The beach is literally 10 feet out the back door and it made all the difference being able to take care of everyone's needs.

Thank you Muriel and we will be back again next year for sure!!!
  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2009
  • Stayed: Aug 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you, thank you for such kind words. We are delighted that your experience was, as you said, amazing. We take pride in our property and accommodations and it's important to know that we met our mark.

We hope to see you again next year.

The Team at Beachside Retreat.
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Affordable Family Vacation on the Beach!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p201021vb
(562) 858-1310 (California, USA)
Long Beach Los Angeles County
Riyadh, KSA
5

THE BEST CHOICE

  • 5 of 5
We enjoyed our stay in the apartment for 3 weeks. It is well equipped, secured, clean and in a perfect location. Sleeping to the sound of the ocean's wave was so relaxing and the beach view was fantastic. All details were taken care of. We simply had everything we needed and more.
  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Affordable Family Vacation on the Beach!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p201021vb
(562) 858-1310 (California, USA)
Long Beach Los Angeles County
5

FAMILY VISIT!

  • 5 of 5
Our stay was fantastic! The apartment is in a great location, secure, parking, beach access and internet just to name a few perks. We live overseas and travel to Long Beach a few times a year, this was our first time staying here and it was comfortable, clean and had everything you could possibly need. We normally have to do shopping for the basics, everything was already there. Cleaning service was good and access to the apartment was easy. We highly recommend this apartment to anyone even with children.
  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Affordable Family Vacation on the Beach!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p201021vb
(562) 858-1310 (California, USA)
Long Beach Los Angeles County
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
3

TIRED BUT CLEAN

  • 3 of 5
The building is old and smells musty, and the unit we stayed in was much the same.
It was clean, and well equipped, just old and in need of a reno. The price reflects this, however, so if you want modern and like new, shop elsewhere and pay more.
The owners were great to deal with. Responded well to all of our requests. A blocked sink was repaired right away, they delivered a package we had mailed to them for us, etc.
The location is nice, right on the beach.
The balcony gets direct sun the the late afternoon until an hour before sunset and has a side view of a small section of the beach. The giant mirror on the steet side of the balcony was kinda funny and provides the illusion that there are beach views are from both directions.
Street noise was a bit of an issue, as the single pane windows did little to block out the racket. Some people may not even notice it if they are used to urban living. Our house backs onto a green space and is very quiet so we are senstive sleepers. We used a fan (provided in the unit) for white noise which helped a lot and we slept OK.
  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
business
Affordable Family Vacation on the Beach!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p201021vb
(562) 858-1310 (California, USA)
Long Beach Los Angeles County
Edinburgh, Great Britian
5

ANOTHER GREAT STAY.

  • 5 of 5
Stayed here two years ago and came back for more.

Right on the beachfront, so great for relaxing and watching the world go by.

Alternatively, it is very conviently situated for attractions such as Disneyland and LA.

Made to feel very welcome by Muriel.

Hope to return again.
  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Affordable Family Vacation on the Beach!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p201021vb
(562) 858-1310 (California, USA)
Long Beach Los Angeles County
Minnesota
5

EXCELLENT LOCATION AND WELL APPOINTED

  • 5 of 5
You won't find better accommodations for the price on the beach. The hostesses were awesome and met our every need. They will even pre-stock your fridge for you for a nominal fee. What an awesome vacation on the beach!
  • Submitted: May 20, 2011
  • Stayed: May 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We take pride in presenting our guests with clean, comfortable and fully-equipped accommodations. Our personal grocery service is a great convenience for those arriving late, without a car or for those who just want to get busy with a relaxing beachfront stay rather than an immediate supermarket run! It is our pleasure to meet the needs of our guests as best we can. We always appreciate hearing from guests regarding their stay.
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Map

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Long Beach
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Catalina Express
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Metro Blue Line
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
710 Long Beach Freeway
Nearest Beach
beach
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Nearest Point of Interest
Long Beach Convention Center
Car: not necessary

Keep your eye open for filming crews around town. CSI Miami, NCIS Los Angeles, and Dexter are filmed in Long Beach as well as other television shows and many movies

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Availability & Rates

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Long Beach Condo Rental Rates

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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$250
$1,488
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Protection $49.00
Cleaning Fee $55.00
Notes Call for long term rates.
Please ask for the two person discount rate.

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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Amenities

Long Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 6
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Waterfront
  • Beachfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Alarm Clock
  • Bottled Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Elevator ...
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Garage ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Linens Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Freezer
  • Oven
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Memory Foam
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , In Living Room
  • King size beds (1) California king with quality linens and extra pillows and a chocolate on your pillow!, Double Beds (1) Memory foam mattress with quality linens and extra pillows in second bedroom., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Single day bed and full size futon sofa for additional sleeping options in the living room
Entertainment:
  • Music Library ...
  • Video Library ...
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Books
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Sand Box
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Walkway to Water
Suitability:
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • children welcome ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • museums
  • theme parks
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • zoo
  • health/beauty spa
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • arboretum
  • coin laundry
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • walking
  • scenic drives
  • whale watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling/diving
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • kayaking
  • basketball court
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • ice skating
  • deepsea fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • pier fishing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • golf privileges optional
Notes:
Hammock to swing between the palm trees. Beach BBQ. Beach table and chairs for beach dining. Beach towels and chairs. Grassy areas for a picnic or taking sun. Fresh flowers upon your arrival.
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