Port Hueneme is a beach city in Ventura County, California, boasting a south-facing sand beach and a wooden pier, it's known for its surfing and picturesque scenery. The name literally means “resting place” and so is a great place to enjoy the shores, have fun, take photographs, and a well-deserved rest.
There are lot of great and exciting things to do in at Port Hueneme and visiting the Port Hueneme Historical Society Museum is one of them. This museum by the sea is a good place to learn about the city's history and soak in the incredible views of the sea. Another great idea is to take a short walk from the beach to the Port Hueneme Lighthouse where if you're lucky, you can can catch a glimpse of a ship arriving or leaving. Visitors can also take a walk up the stairs at the lighthouse for postcard-worthy views of the Port of Hueneme.
Elsewhere, the U.S. Navy Seabee Museum displays historic materials relating to the Naval Construction Force, also known as the Seabees. Here, you can view the actual vehicles used, as well as get involved with the interactive exhibits and informative videos. Alternatively, take a look at fighter jets, missiles, airplanes and rockets at the Point Mugu Missile Park, especially if you like military nostalgia.
After a long day exploring, the Port Hueneme Beach Park is wonderful for a stroll with family, friends and pets. Here, you can watch the waves crash, and admire the atmosphere complete with the sea, pier, and many palm trees.
Stay close to the water front for the best views and the feeling of really being on a beach escape. There's a large selection of vacation rentals in Port Hueneme, so whatever your preferences, you're sure to find a new home away from home here. Most rentals are also pet friendly, so your extra family member can join in all the fun.
The beach and surf are available all year round, so most months of the year are great to visit Port Hueneme. If you're visiting for the local festivals, August is best to visit, which also doubles as one of the warmest months in Port Hueneme.
Since the beach is such a necessary part of Port Hueneme, it is only natural that the city of Port Hueneme holds an annual theme-based beach festival. This festival is held in mid or late August and various forms of entertainment including music, rides, games, attractions, food and vendor booths and exhibits are present.
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If you need to stay connected during your vacation, then you can choose from over 85 accommodations in Port Hueneme that have WiFi. We have 7 accommodations that include a breakfast included. Fitness fanatics can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 8 accommodations that have gyms. If you're planning on arriving in Port Hueneme by car, be sure to choose from 76 accommodations that provide parking. 15 accommodations have a a pool or jacuzzi
If you're traveling with a furry friend, then make sure to select one of the 21 pet-friendly accommodations available.
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