Orange County is a sun-drenched paradise on the shores of Southern California. A 30 minute drive south of Los Angeles, Orange County is the place many of ?LA's rich and famous call home. The opulent homes and pristine beaches of Orange County are perfect for a beach vacation on the shores of the pacific. Take a beach vacation in Orange County and visit Newport Beach, Dana Point, or Capistrano Beach. You'll find incredible cuisine, world-class shopping, and a vibrant and diverse culture with a beach rental in Orange County!
Orange County is roughly divided into "North Orange" and "South Orange", where "North Orange" towns like Huntington Beach and Seal Beach are more metropolitan while South Orange destinations like San Clemente and Newport Beach are more suburban and secluded. South Orange is great for shopping, surf, and fine dining with incredible ocean views, but North Orange has better access to Los Angeles destinations like Hollywood Blvd or the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Both North and South Orange have wide, sandy beaches and incredible beach homes, so no matter where you stay you're sure to have a great time!
If you are considering booking a beach vacation in Orange County, we recommend these destinations:
- Capistrano Beach: Capistrano Beach is one of Orange County's best-kept secrets. This small beach town is centrally located between San Clemente and Dana Point, and is great for local vacationers looking for a weekend getaway. Capistrano Beach is a wide, flat expanse of pale sand which is perfect for beach sports like volleyball. A bike path stretches along the California Coast, perfect for vacationers looking to explore, and a selection of small shops and boutiques along PCH will keep the whole family entertained! Click here to learn more about Capistrano Beach.
- Dana Point is a famous harbor town on the shores of the pacific. Home to the Ocean Institute, an aquarium and ocean research center, Dana Point is convenient for attractions like Disneyland and Legoland. Visit Dana Point and enjoy a sunny beach destination with lots to do and see!
- Newport Beach is a local favorite for beach vacationers. This classic so-cal beach town has fine dining and shopping, a selection of casual-atmosphere bars and clubs, opulent beach homes and clean, sandy beaches. Newport Beach is one of the wealthiest towns in America, but has a laid-back ocean vibe that you and your family are sure to enjoy. Visit Newport Beach with a house rental and relax in style and comfort!
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