Beach Parking and Camping
Encompassing 3.5 miles from Beach Boulevard to the west city limits, the city boasts one of the world's finest beaches. The beachfront includes food, rental concessions, restrooms, outside cold showers, volleyball, fire rings, and a 2,400 space beach parking lot plus additional parking on Pacific Coast Highway and adjacent streets. Lifeguard service is provided during all daylight hours 365 days a year. Curfew is 10: 00 pm to 5:00 am and is strictly enforced. Beach Headquarters is located at 103 Pacific Coast Highway. Office opened Monday through Friday and is closed on weekends and holidays.
Phone: (714) 536-5281 (Emergencies: 911).
Pier Plaza Parking
Located adjacent to the Huntington Beach Pier. These two lots use a Pay and Display System. Parking may be restricted in these lots due to events and valet operations during the year. Always read and follow directions on signs posted.
The fee is $1.50 per hour, with a $15.00 daily maximum. The Municipal Beach/ Main Promenade Parking Structure Parking Pass is valid in these lots. Call (714) 536-5281 for further information. NOTE: All fees subject to change.
Main Promenade Parking Structure
This 830-space parking and retail structure is located on the east side of Main Street between Walnut and Olive Streets. Validations are available at participating downtown merchants. Holiday and special event rates are effective May 1 through Labor Day each year. Parking after 9:00 pm is $5.00 flat rate and no validations are accepted. Parking rates listed below:
Day Use Parking
Daily parking in the Municipal Parking Lot, between First Street and Beach Boulevard is available at $15.00 per day weekdays, weekends and holidays. Vehicles over 20 feet in length - $15.00 per occupied space. Buses 24 passengers or less are charged $50.00 per day and buses with 25 passengers or more are charged $100.00 a day. Entrances are provided at First Street, Huntington Street. and Beach Boulevard.
NOTE: All fees subject to change.
|Main Promenade Parking Structure Rates|
|First 30 minutes (included as part of the first hour)||No Charge|
|Up to 2 hours||$1 per hour|
|After 2 hours||$1.00 each 20 minutes|
|Maximum Daily Rate - Non-Peak||$15.00|
|Evening rate (after 9:00 pm) Flat Rate||$5.00|
|Fourth of July - Flat Rate||$27.00|
|Maximum Daily Rate - Peak (Memorial Day thru Labor Day)||$17.00|
|Maximum Daily Rate - Peak Season Holidays and Events Memorial Weekend / Labor Day Weekend / U.S. Open / AVP||$20.00|
Strand Parking Structure
Located at 155 Fifth Street with entrance off of Sixth Street. Operating hours are from 9:00 am - midnight. For further information, phone Standard Parking at (714) 536-4600. The Municipal Beach/Main Promenade Parking Structure parking pass is Not Valid at the Strand Parking Structure. View Parking Rates
Sunset Vista RV Park
Camping season is October 1-May 31. Reservations may be made online or by mail up until the day before the reservation date. Camping reservations will be accepted in person for less than 24 hours before desired date at the camping gate. Reservations may be made on the first day of the month, 3 month prior to arrival. For more information see: Rules and Regulations
|Arrival Date||1st Day to Reserve|
|Oct 1-31||July 1|
|Nov 1-30||Aug 1|
|Dec 1-31||Sept 1|
|Jan 1-31||Oct 1|
|Feb 1-28||Nov 1|
|March 1-31||Dec 1|
|April 1-30||Jan 1|
|May 1-31||Feb 1|
Camper vehicle or auto with trailer $60.00 a night plus a $10.00 processing fee. Seniors(62+) and campers with disabled placard $50.00 a night plus a $10.00 processing fee. All credit card transactions will be assessed a $2.85 fee.
For online reservations and availability go to:
For mail-in reservations see: Mail-in Forms
Phone: (714) 536-5286