Long Beach is the Waterfont Center of Southern California. Long Beach offers the convenience of a big city with the atmosphere you expect from and oceanside community. Take a day to stroll through the street and see the sites Long Beach has to offer. Home to the Queen Mary, the most luxurious ocean liner of her time. Long Beach is a city meant for every type of traveler. You will always have your choice in shops, restaurants, activities, and much more! It is the second largest city in Los Angeles County. It borders Orange County and is roughly 30 Miles south of the heart of LA. For those of you who are sports fans you will be in luck here as there is a place for every sport from archery to baseball, and the famous Long Beach Grand Prix. Those of you wanting to soak in the sun should take a charter to Catalina Island or visit the Aquarium of The Pacific.
1 World Way, Los Angeles, 90045 - (310) 646-5252
LAX is the largest and most popular airport in Los Angeles. All major airlines use this airport so you can feel secure in knowing your flight will land in the best airport in town. It takes a Limo to LAX from Long Beach takes approximately 45 minutes without traffic.
Long Beach Airport (LGB)
4100 E Donald Douglas Dr, Long Beach, 90808 - (562) 570-2600
This airport is, although smaller than LAX, the closest to Long Beach. This airport has been seen in movies given its Art Deco history dating back to early aviation pioneers. It currently hosts Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, JetBlue Airways and US Airways and is used by many Los Angeles natives who want to steer clear of the bustle of LAX. It takes a Limo from Long Beach to LGB takes approximately 30 minutes without traffic.
John Wayne Airport (SNA)
18601 Airport Way, Santa Ana, CA 92707 (949) 252-5200
For those of you flying nationally and want to land in an airport that is less crowded than LAX, this airport is just the one for you. The travel time from SNA to Long Beach in a Limo takes approximately 45 minutes without traffic.
Just 22 miles off the coast of Long Beach, Catalina Island is comprised of two cities: Avalon and Two Harbors. Both offer adventure, fun, and romance for the couple seeking it all. Whether you love to scuba dive, hike, get a massage, etc., this island offers it all. One site you cannot miss is the movie theatre, located in the historic casino building and restored to its original grandeur- an art deco masterpiece that is absolutely breathtaking. Catalina Island also has rental lodging and camping if you want to stay overnight.
Aquarium of the Pacific
The Aquarium of the Pacific is the fourth largest aquarium in the nation. This aquarium redefines the modern aquarium. This is a community gathering place where diverse cultures and art come together. The Aquarium of the Pacific is the first in the world with a goal to rebuild and preserve our natural resources by building healthy interactions with humans.
The Queen Mary
Restored to all the splendor of its original luxury, schedule a behind the scenes tour. Enjoy some of the finest shopping and dining in the area. There are many areas that have recently been renovated and had remained sealed since its final voyage in 1967. Enjoy a day or a weekend wrapped in history.
Located less than one mile from the airport. This hotel features over 200 rooms with something to offer every traveler. They are conveniently located to major business such as Boeing, Epson, and Verizon. They are also conveniently located to Seal Beach and The Aquarium of the Pacific. Enjoy some free time at the heated outdoor pool or fitness center. Guests can enjoy a meal at the Panorama Grill, specializing in California cuisine.
This hotel is located minutes from the airport and area beaches. There is complimentary shuttle running to an from the airport. Please check with the front desk for the most current schedules. Guests are welcome to enjoy a complimentary breakfast, wifi service, and relax by the pool or the hot tub. There are several popular restaurants within minutes of this location.
Long Beach Marriott
Located adjacent to the airport. You will be minutes away from area businesses and attractions while enjoying a resort like settings. There are over three hundred floors providing all the comforts of home. Enjoy a well deserved break at the indoor or heated outdoor pool. Guests are welcome to relax in the sauna or at the fitness center. Take advantage of dinner at Mr. R's Grill, serving a variety of American classics and California cuisine.
Comfort Inn & Suites
Located five minutes from the airport. This hotel is located within a few miles of most of the areas major attractions. There are over one hundred rooms available, and they have thought of everything. Prefer a little more privacy request a room with a private balcony. Guests enjoy complimentary wifi service as well as in room microwaves and refrigerators. Enjoy a break at the exercise room or the heated outdoor pool. Make sure and book a reservation at one of the areas top restaurants while you enjoy your stay.
Staying in the area a little longer than night or two. This is the perfect hotel for extended stays. They re just a short shuttle ride from the airport. Each if their suites features a separate sleeping area and fully equipped kitchen. Enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning or a light dinner at the managers reception held each evening. They feature a full service front desk and each guest is offered complimentary wifi service. Need to unwind, visit the exercise room or take advantage of the volleyball and basketball court. Make sure to visit one of the areas top restaurants during your stay.
Newly redecorated with and art deco interior. Enjoy the great view of the airfield. Serving American classics and their own signature dishes. The entire menu is available as a to go option. Enjoy a break from your travel on the outdoor patio or catch up on daily events on one of the newly installed plasma televisions.
Enjoy some of the most beautiful views in Long Beach. The English style lobby, waterfalls, and Koi ponds are as amazing as the menu. Enjoy one of their classic Sunset Dinners or a house specialty like; Thyme-Crusted Chilean Sea Bass, Filet Mignon Oscar Style with Butter Braised King Crab and Truffle Hollandaise. Reservations are recommended but not required.
555 East American Steakhouse
One of the best steakhouses in California.
Plush booths and dimly lit tables provide the ultimate in intimate conversations. A favorite among locals and power brokers alike. Enjoy one of their prime steaks or rack of lamb. They also boast an amazing wine list. Reservations are always recommended.
Tastes that are inspired from around the world. Only the freshest in season ingredients are used. They have a spectacular wine list. Try a classic like Duck Confit, or one of the house specialties like Lobster Ravioli, or Chipotle Macaroni and Cheese. Reservations are always recommended.
The name is as interesting and the menu. Their name is derived from and element on the periodic table. This element occurs naturally by the sea and known for its inability to absorb negative elements in its surrounding environment. The exotic menu boasts everything from Tuna Tartar to Miso Butterfish and Bacon Wrapped Scallops. Reservations are not required but always recommended.
El Dorado Park Golf Course
Plan a day at one of Southern California's oldest and most adored courses. A true "players course", the impressive waster hazards make this 18-hole course a challenge for any player. This course features a full service pro shop as well as extensive practice facilities. They also feature an full service restaurant This course has become the home of the prestigious Long Beach Open.
Skylinks at Long Beach
Skylinks has been deemed the premiere golf course in Long Beach. This 18-hole course is perfect for a round of golf or special event. This course features water views and a waterfall. There is a full service pro shop and extensive practice facilities. The also feature a full service restaurant, snack bar, and gift shop. A night lit driving range is available 7 days a week.