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The Westin South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa - Costa Mesa - Pool
Pet friendly
Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel - Costa Mesa - Bedroom
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Newport Bay Inn
6.5 Okay
Free Wi-Fi
Cozy Inn
6 Okay
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Costa Mesa Inn
7.5 Good
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

Costa Mesa hotels near OC Fair & Event Center

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Best Western Plus Newport Mesa Inn - Costa Mesa - Lobby
Airport shuttle
Oc Hotel
8.5 Very good
Free Wi-Fi

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Top tips for finding Costa Mesa hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Costa Mesa, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Costa Mesa in April and March.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Costa Mesa if you stay on a Sunday. The opposite is true for, Tuesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 47 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Costa Mesa hotel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Costa Mesa found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $85, while the most expensive was $234.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Costa Mesa for 2 days.
  • A visit to Costa Mesa will only be complete after tasting some beer, wines, and spirits in the Eastside Costa Mesa. Holiday Inn Express Costa Mesa (An IHG Hotel) is minutes from wine cellars, liquor stores, and local bars. Discover high-quality wines derived from estate-grown grapes and distilled at Newport Beach Vineyards and Winery.
  • If you're in town to learn the culture of Orange County and relive history, Marriott Costa Mesa would be the best fit. You need to experience the excitement of live performances by renowned artists, learn about civilization, and bullying awareness in the city. Segerstrom Center for the Arts can be reached in just five minutes of driving northwest.
  • If you plan a day trip to Disneyland, staying at a hotel with a car rental desk would be great. Avenue of the Arts-Costa Mesa, a Tribute-Portfolio Hotel, provides car rental services to its guests and is about 14 miles from Disney California Adventure Park. You can also request shuttle services from the hotel.
  • Ramada by Wyndham-Costa Mesa/Newport Beach welcomes you with Multi-lingual customer service and offers increased accessibility to guests with special needs. You can access the upper floors by elevator and find a roll-in shower with a bath seat in the bathroom. Also, the toilets are outfitted with grab rails. The bathrooms are extra-large, and so is the wheelchair-accessible parking lot.
  • Vacationers looking for an economy stay in a mid-range hotel with diverse amenities will find comfort at The OC Hotel-Costa Mesa. Social hours are common in the hotel, plus it's just a short distance from Huntington Beach if you'd like some live music in old-school bars or meet popular DJs in upscale clubs with dance halls. Rooms at the OC Hotel offer the ultimate relaxation with pillow-top mattresses and feather comforters. There's a free daily continental breakfast, mini-fridge, microwave, and coffee machine.
  • Golf fans who appreciate truly excellent accommodations will fall in love with the amazing Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel, near the Strawberry Farms Golf Course. It also has many benefits that would be pleasing to the whole family including a wonderful restaurant and bar inside, a fitness center, heated outdoor pool, hardwood floors, and free Wi-Fi.
  • If you are looking for family friendly accommodations close to the beach, the Ramada by Wyndham Costa Mesa will certainly fit the bill. Only 1.5 miles from Newport Beach, it is also near Disneyland and doesn’t charge for children under 17 years old.
  • If you are mixing business and pleasure, a hotel near the business center would be a good choice. Hotels to consider would be Holiday Inn Express Costa Mesa, An Ihg Hotel or Travelodge by Wyndham Costa Mesa Newport Beach Hacienda, both of which offer free Wi-Fi as well.
  • If you are traveling with your dog, some pet friendly hotels you might consider would be Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa or Hilton Costa Mesa Orange County. There are also two dog friendly beaches in Costa Mesa.
  • If you love nature, there are several beautiful parks and preserves in Costa Mesa. All of these are just at the outskirts of the city, and there are many hotels close by including Ramada by Wyndham Costa Mesa/Newport Beach.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Costa Mesa

  • Can I find a hotel in Mesa with good music?

    Imagine a beautifully lit atmosphere with cool music. You can expect that from The Westin-South Coast Plaza, where tourism is a big draw. Enjoy refurbished guestrooms painted in warm colors. An in-house bar and restaurant play music all day.

  • Does Costa Mesa have a French-themed hotel?

    A hotel with a French landscape design features cool palette with numerous hues and neatly spaced flower beds and planters. Ayres Hotel & Suites is among the best Costa Mesa hotels, with French-inspired decors and an inn. Relax in a cobblestone courtyard that resembles a hamlet in a lush landscape. The hotel's garden features a cascading fountain as the centerpiece, flowers, paintings, antiques, and a marble fireplace.

  • Which hotel has a penthouse in Costa Mesa?

    Privileged access to the rooftop is a major perk of lodging in a penthouse suite. Residence Inn by Marriott/Newport Beach is well worth the money. The hotel features two-story penthouses fully furnished with kitchens, two bedrooms, and all amenities that make you feel at home. You can use a BBQ pavilion if you have a special occasion with your family and play on the sports court.

  • Where can I stay in Costa Mesa for proximity to the University of California, Irvine?

    Various Costa Mesa hotels surround the University of California, Irvine and its North Campus. These include Newport Beach Marriott Bayview (1.5 miles), Renaissance Newport Beach Hotel (2.4 miles), and Irvine Marriott (2.4 miles). Laundromats and dry cleaners keep your clothes clean at these hotels, so you don't have to pack heavy. Premium services like airport transfers, car rentals, wake-up service, and concierge are available too.

  • What part of the city would be most convenient for someone to walk to lots of different restaurants and shops?

    The business center of downtown Costa Mesa offers the most walkable access to the most restaurants and shops. There are hotels in the business center to suit every budget including Sandpiper Motel and the Newport Bay Inn.

  • What are the most romantic hotels to stay in?

    The best hotels for honeymooners include the Balboa Bay Resort. Dorymans Oceanfront Inn would be another one to consider. These feature couple-friendly amenities such as spa facilities and hot tubs.

  • Which hotels have the best restaurants?

    Ayres Hotel Costa Mesa/Newport Beach has the Le Chateau Garden Bistro, the Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel has the Silver Trumpet, and the Hilton Orange County has the Bristol Palms California Bistro. All of them are very well considered by people, so they are all good opportunities to make a great stay and have the restaurant inside.

  • Which hotels have the best views?

    The Holiday Inn Express Newport Beach, Balboa Bay Resort, and Ramada by Wyndham are all known for their lovely views, so they should be on your list if you want to watch some unforgettable scenery.

  • What would be the best hotels for families with children?

    The Waterfront Beach Resort, Newport Beach Marriott Hotel and Spa, and the Balboa Bay Resort would all be great choices for families with children. The Waterfront Beach Resort has a water park that kids would love.

  • Are there any hotels near the beach that offer free breakfast?

    The Travelodge by Wyndham Costa Mesa Newport Beach and also Waterfront Beach Resort both are beachfront and offer free breakfast.

  • What are the best hotels near South Coast Plaza?

    If you are looking for a hotel close to South Coast Plaza, you should consider staying at The Westin South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa, Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel and Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa Orange County, as they are the most recommended by KAYAK users.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Costa Mesa?

    The average price of a double room in Costa Mesa is $229 per night. In the last 3 days, KAYAK found great deals as cheap as $70 per night.

  • How much is a hotel in Costa Mesa for tonight?

    In the last 3 hours, users have found Costa Mesa hotels for tonight for as low as $70. Users have also found 3-star hotels from $76 and 4-star hotels from $145.

  • How much is a hotel in Costa Mesa for this weekend?

    Looking to spend the weekend in Costa Mesa? Here are the best deals found by KAYAK users within the last 72 hours: 3-star hotels from $101 and 4-star hotels from $161. The cheapest deal overall was for $101 per night.

  • Which freebies do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Costa Mesa?

    KAYAK users look for a hotel in Costa Mesa with free parking or free breakfast. Top-rated options with free free parking in Costa Mesa include The Westin South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa and Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel, while popular hotels with free breakfast in Costa Mesa include Best Western Plus Newport Mesa Inn and Vagabond Inn Costa Mesa.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Costa Mesa?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Costa Mesa districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Costa Mesa city center.

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Costa Mesa hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Costa Mesa that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Newport Bay Inn, Oc Hotel and Cozy Inn.

Where to stay in Costa Mesa?

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