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Spring Break in Costa Mesa

Posted on March 26, 2014 | 8:59am | Travel Costa Mesa

Staying in Costa Mesa is easy too – with 10 hotels to choose from, there is an accommodation for every budget.  Whether you want to be close to the beach, near the arts district or steps away from South Coast Plaza, there is a Costa Mesa hotel to serve your needs.  With some great hotel packages and deals, there is no better time to visit Costa Mesa.  Click the hotel links to learn more about all of the offers.

The Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa Orange County has been renovated recently, including the addition of the all-new Fireside Tavern.  Fireside serves contemporary American cuisine and boasts an impressive selection of craft beers, wine and cocktails.  See packages and specials available at the Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa Orange County.  The Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa is located just across Bristol Street from the Crowne Plaza, which makes it a great location close to the CAMP, the LAB, South Coast Plaza and Segerstrom Center for the Arts.  The Hilton is offering a variety of packages during the spring.


With some of OC’s top dining destinations, and many of Southern California’s most famous landmarks just minutes away, Costa Mesa is an ideal weekend getaway for a spring break.  Costa Mesa is home to some of the best shopping in OC at South Coast Plaza, the LAB, the CAMP, the OC Mix and 17th Street boutiques; it is easy to find exactly what you’re looking for.  Take in a show at the acclaimed Segerstrom Center for the Arts, and with Broadway musicals, classical performances by the Pacific Symphony and staged performances at South Coast Repertory, there is something for everyone at SCFTA.


Stay close to the beach at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Ramada Costa Mesa and Ayres Hotel and Suites Costa Mesa.  Stay at the Ayres Hotel and Suites and receive two 2.5-hour whale watching tickets with Davey’s Locker as well as complimentary breakfast, WiFi and parking!

April is an exciting time at the OC Fair & Event Center.  With events like Imaginology, a three-day science expo with interactive exhibits and more, a visit to the OC Fair is a must.  If you’re looking for unique home décor or vintage goods, the Orange County Market Place takes place each weekend at the OC Fair & Event Center.  Come on Saturday, April 19 for the 8th Annual Easter Festival. All of the fun at the OC Fair & Event Center is just moments away when you stay at the Best Western Plus Newport Mesa.

The Westin South Coast PlazaCosta Mesa Marriott and Avenue of the Arts, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel are all just steps away from South Coast Plaza and Segerstrom Center for the Arts.  The Avenue of the Arts, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel which recently received the AAA Four Diamond Award, encourages their guests to experience the art of the stage with the Broadway Classics Theater Experience. Indulge at the heralded Silver Trumpet Restaurant and Bar and enjoy world-class performing arts at SCFTA.

Silver TrumpetSometimes, you just don’t want to go home, which makes the Residence Inn by Marriott an ideal accommodation.  Guests get all of the comfort of home with the award-winning hospitality of Marriott.  Book a room before May 1, 2014 and get a $50 American Express gift card upon check-in.  The Residence Inn is just a short walk from the LAB and the CAMP, two of OC’s top destinations for shopping, dining and nightlife.

Each year, the spring equinox (also known as the vernal equinox) occurs on March 20.  With the official first day of spring comes the promise of warmer weather soon to come. Orange County enjoys relatively warm weather all year, but the beginning of spring is the perfect excuse to get out and enjoy it!

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