California Beaches


Orange County CA Beaches


Orange County beaches are especially popular because of the weather and Disneyland, California's top tourist attraction. You can access popular beaches such Laguna Beach, Newport Beach, Huntington Beach and Seal Beach from Disneyland and it will take you approx. 35 minutes to an hour to go between the theme park and most beaches in Orange County.

While tourists may opt to stay in Anaheim where several hundred hotels offer great variety and room options for conventions and families, the beach hotel vacations are extremely popular and much sought after. Expect to pay more for a hotel accommodation at the beach because of popular demand.

Orange County beaches range from flat sandy expanses to rocky coves and provide a variety of experiences from dog-friendly to surf ready, with much to see and do such as beach combing, tidepool exploring, paddle boarding, and much more.

Balboa Island Beaches (Newport Beach)
Corona del Mar (Newport Beach)
Dana Point Seals & Sea Lions
Dana Point Salt Creek Beach

Huntington Beach
Huntington Beach, Admiralty Island
Huntington Beach Bolsa Chica State Beach
Laguna Beach Lifeguard
Laguna Beach Map
Laguna Beach Main Beach
Laguna Beach Wood's Cove
Seal Beach Resident Cleans Up Beach
Sunset Beach (Huntington Beach)

There are approx. 40-50 miles of beaches in Orange County, California within a variety of cities:

Orange County Beach Cities & Towns

Balboa Island

Capistrano Beach

Corona del Mar

Crystal Cove

Dana Point

Doheny Beach

Huntington Beach Laguna Beach

Newport Beach

San Clemente

San Juan Capistrano

Seal Beach

Sunset Beach


Bolsa Chica State Beach
Corona del Mar State Beach
Crystal Cove State Park
Doheny State Beach
Huntington State Beach
Irvine Great Park
San Onofre State Beach
San Clemente State Beach