Hotel: Party on the beach! Be a beach bum for a weekend in Long Beach and enjoy a restful stay at Maya Hotel. With warm colors and a ton of amenities, this shoreline boutique hotel puts other local luxury spots to shame in the wintertime. You’ll feel you’ve arrived to another south of the border vacation resort. It’s retro design and prime location makes for a perfect spot to either relax and enjoy or retreat to after a day of exhausting fun.
Or take a dip in the luxury pool, or lounge on the exclusive private ‘beach’ while enjoying the winter summer sunshine. The Maya also offers bicycle rental to take a casual ride down the beach harbor. Or play tennis at the private tennis courts. This hotel is really a great destination all its own.
The Maya’s Fuego Restaurant is also a prime spot not just for hotel guests but locals and Long Beach tourists. The outdoor atmosphere and romantic lighting make for a great dinner date.
Rooms start as little as $179 a night.
What to do: Long Beach is a great destination for fabulous views of the Pacific Ocean, daytime fun, exciting nightlife, and great food. This city was built for the tourist. During the day, take a trip to the Aquarium and have lunch at a local restaurant just walking distance from this fun attraction. Or take a tour of the harbor. Downtown also offers great activities, shopping, and restaurants. For a great night out, try salsa dancing and free lessons at Salsa in Long Beach.