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Peninsula Hideaway Apartment • Alamitos Bay

6 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 nights

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Minimum Stay
5 nights


Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Peninsula - Beach Apartment

2 Bedroom • 1 Bath detached apartment steps from the sand.

Private, secluded 2 bedroom/1 bath upstairs apartment located just steps from the sand and surf. Newly remodeled with a modern kitchen featuring granite counters and stainless steel appliances. Located on the Long Beach peninsula, the location is a favorite getaway for travelers who like beautiful uncrowded beaches yet is still close to renowned 2nd St. shops and restaurants. The fully equipped apartment is ideal for a longer term business stay or a relaxing vacation rental. One bedroom has a queen bed, the other a queen futon in a room also featuring an upright piano. The living room, with beautiful green slate floors, has a large sectional sofa and club chair grouped around a widescreen TV. A small dinette table can be converted from 2 to 4 diners. The kitchen also has a sit-up bar with two additional stools.

If you have work at the Port, downtown, or the university this is an ideal spot for a business traveler. If you are on vacation or visiting friends and relatives nearby this is a prime location.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Tim Rue
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
26 October, 2016

About Tim Rue

We live in the front house and will do everything we can to make your stay a memorable one.

Tim Rue purchased this apartment in 1998

Why Tim Rue chose Long Beach

Water, sand and sea breezes - who could ask for more ? We're an ocean loving family, and with our boat docked nearby, this locale couldn't be better for us.

What makes this apartment unique

Safe, friendly community that has a unique seaside charm.


based on 6 holidaymaker reviews

Peninsula Hideaway Apartment • Alamitos Bay
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 6 reviews

Amazing to be on the bay and the beach!

  • 5 of 5

What a cute place! Colorful, bright and cheery and very clean! The owners were very friendly and attentive. I would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Holiday for the whole family!

  • 5 of 5

The property is nice, comfortable, perfectly equipped. A real home. The beach is at your feet, so with children it is fabulous. Disneyland is within 20 minutes, but to get to Hollywood takes more than an hour. But it is worth coming here and hiding away from the jampacked places. The community here is very friendly, just like the owner. Tim is helpful, very kind and always available.

So I would come back anytime. Thanks Tim!


  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Santa Cruz

A great stay!

  • 4 of 5

Our stay was great! A quiet area for relaxing and rejuvenation! The beach on one side and the bay on the other! This house had most every thing you could need for a excellent stay. Great local for biking and water play shops and restaurants. Tim was very easy to talk to and deposit was retuned within hrs of checking out! Just so future guests know parking can be a challenge on the weekend and the stairs going up to the apartment are not for folks with knee or ankle injuries. There also is no outdoor patio or deck space for guest use, but not much can be done about that! We used the ocean and the bay for late night chats! Cant wait to be back.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cozy apartment with very strategic location

  • 5 of 5

We have spent 10 wonderful nights. Most appliances were found in here. Clean, cozy and Excellent location where you will find many of your stuffs within 2 Miles.

The owner was very supportive. He tried his best to make our vacation flawless.

Thanks Tim.

Best Regards,


  • Review Submitted: May 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Baby trip

  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous stay at this apt - had everything just like a home, very comfortable stay. The apt is fully stocked with basic necessities and lots of towels and pillows. It was located a few homes away from bay and beach - beautiful setting. We came to Long Beach to await the arrival of our 1st grandchild, who was a week late! So we were able to enjoy the local community - short walk to 2nd street - lots of shops and restaurants. We took many sunset walks on the beach. There's no parking with unit but we did not have any problems finding a stall during the 2 weeks we stayed. There was plenty of parking in this beachside community.

Tim and Rachel were very hospitable & made our stay very enjoyable. We'll definitely stay again on our next visit...

  • Review Submitted: Mar 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Freiburg, Germany

Home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

This Hideaway apartment on the peninsula was the perfect vacation home for us over the holidays. The apartment was plenty big enough for our family of four. It was very comfortable, clean, and had all the amenities that we needed (kitchen appliances, internet, TV with cable and Blue-ray player, extra blankets, etc.). It's a stones throw from the beach, we saw dolphins and even a sea turtle. The community on the peninsula was very relaxed and friendly. You can rent Duffy boats, paddle boards, or just walk along the boardwalk along the beach. We actually rented a gondola and a gondolier took us through the canals of Naples. There are a lot of great restaurants nearby on 2nd St as well as bars and boutique shops. Tim and Rachel made us feel right at home, and are available for any questions or recommendations you may have. We had such a great time we are already looking forward to going back and visiting soon. If you're looking for a relaxed way to visit Long Beach and Southern California we highly recommend staying at the Peninsula Hideaway Apartment by the Bay.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Long Beach Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Water Taxi
Nearest Golf
2.5 Miles
Recreation Park Golf Course
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Pacific Coast Highway
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Alamitos Bay


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Peninsula, Los Angeles area

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
28 Sep 2016 - 22 May 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
23 May 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £409
Cleaning Fee £61

50% Deposit Due for reservations outside of 60 days.
Payment due in full at 30 days.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Peninsula in Los Angeles area

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Sink & Storage.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Queen bed
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Boat ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Beach chairs are also available upon request.

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