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Top Things to Do In Huntington Beach
Published On December 15, 2017

December 15, 2017

Surfing indeed is indeed one of the top-ranked activities at Huntington Beach, but let’s not limit the fun and enjoyment that Huntington Beach offers just to surfers. From activities like biking on coastal bike trails, visiting museums and amusement parks, playing golf or touring ecological reserves, there are a number of different activities that you can engage in while staying in Huntington Beach.

About Huntington Beach

Huntington Beach is one of Southern California’s top beach communities that provides access to a variety of fun activities and some of the most picturesque Pacific coastline. It is the perfect beach spot for any type of visitor. If you are an energetic individual, Huntington Beach is the perfect place to stay to explore the best of SoCal.

Here are some top suggestions for things to do while staying in Huntington Beach:

Enjoy a Sunset Gondola Ride on the canals and islands of Huntington Harbour and Sunset Beach. If you are looking for a romantic way to enjoy the water and take in the sights and sounds of this coastal community, hop into an authentic Venetian gondola at

Take a stroll down Huntington Beach Pier. Measuring 1850 feet long, Huntington Beach Pier is one of the longest piers on the West Coast and is one of the most iconic and photographed spots in town. You will have to make this stroll and pose for some amazing photos with the pier and ocean in the backdrop.

If you are a shopping buff, you’ll have to visit Bella Terra, an outdoor shopping mall in Central Huntington Beach that offers entertainment, shopping, and dining.

If you love the outdoors and want to explore the rich ecology of the area, you will have to visit Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, a 1,300-acre coastal wetland where you will see more than 200 avian species, making it popular with birders.

Also present are some bike trails along the length of the beach that gives you some outstanding views of the Pacific. The Huntington Central Park is a 350-acre park in Huntington Beach that offers a great place to picnic. You can also visit Disneyland, which is a short drive from Huntington Beach. Children and adults alike can enjoy the local amusement parks, beaches, and experience a world of entertainment while staying in Huntington Beach.

Sunset Beach is a wide and sandy beach and small community just north of Huntington Beach. This sandy stretch is a perfect beach to sunbathe and enjoy the waves. Other activities at Sunset Beach include bonfire parties, which you can enjoy with your friends or family. Sit by the campfire as you roast marshmallows and enjoy campsite music. Getting a relaxing tan on the edge of the beach is also something that you can indulge in. Lie on the beach and bathe in the warm rays of the California Sun to get the perfect tan.

You can always enjoy the mouthwatering dining places at a reasonable price whenever you feel spent on all the activities that Huntington Beach offers. Among them are delicious light snacks, like a shake from Ruby’s, tacos, or burgers. Grab lunch or dinner at Poke Taco, which offers raw fish dishes, sashimi sandwiches, and the other local catch of the day. Surf City USA offers views from many restaurants that are as delightful as the food they serve, adding depth to your experience.

A majority of the nearby beaches are open from 6 am until 9 pm.

Stay at Comfort Suites Huntington Beach

Located only four and a half miles away from the beach, Comfort Suites Huntington Beach is located conveniently off of Highway 1 and proves quick access to many local landmarks. Comfort Suites Huntington Beach offers comfortable accommodations with free Wi-Fi, complimentary continental breakfast, and a variety of amenities making it one of the top-ranked hotels in Huntington Beach. Book your stay at our lowest rates today by booking directly at