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Hotels Near Orange County Fairgrounds - Costa Mesa

Accommodations near Orange County Fairgrounds are provided in the list below ordered by distance. Use our search tools to find cheap hotel rates near Orange County Fairgrounds in Orange County Fairgrounds for your leisure or groups trips.Orange County Fairgrounds is located at 88 Fair Dr. We list the best motels and hotels close to Orange County Fairgrounds so you can review the discounted Orange County Fairgrounds hotels + motels below and discover the perfect hotel. Need 5+ Rooms for a group? Book a Orange County Fairgrounds group hotel rate

Summer is always the best time to visit the fairgrounds, as the Orange County Fair takes place from mid-July to mid-August every year. For the whole month, you can see live music and dance performances, watch monster truck rallies, taste local food and sip local brews, and admire agriculture and culinary exhibitions. More from this guide...

Lodging & Accommodations close by Orange County Fairgrounds

Best Western Plus Newport Mesa Inn
+1-888-389-4121
2642 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92627 ~0.30 miles southeast of Orange County Fairgrounds
~5 minute walk
  • Mid-scale Downtown hotel
  • Hotel has 98 rooms
Ascend Collection Hotel : 2430 Newport Blvd.
+1-888-675-2083
2430 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92627 ~0.63 miles south of Orange County Fairgrounds
~11 minute walk
  • Midscale Airport property
  • Check in time: 11:00
  • Most guests loved the minibar
  • Most guests found the staff to be very friendly
Travelodge Costa Mesa Newport Beach Hacienda - Costa Mesa
+1-800-716-8490
1951 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92627 ~0.82 miles south of Orange County Fairgrounds
~14 minute walk
  • Low Cost Beach property
  • 2 floors in hotel
  • Most guests thought the facilities needed updating
  • Housekeeping can be a problem
Residence Inn by Marriott Costa Mesa Newport Beach - Costa Mesa
+1-800-805-5223
881 Baker St., Costa Mesa, CA 92626 ~0.92 miles north of Orange County Fairgrounds
~16 minute walk
  • Mid-scale Suburban property
  • Check in time: 4:00 PM
From$109
Very Good 4.0 /5Hotel Reviews CallBookMore Details
Travelodge by Wyndham Orange County Airport / Costa Mesa - Costa Mesa
+1-888-965-1860
1400 Bristol St. Suite A, Costa Mesa, CA 92626 ~0.94 miles east of Orange County Fairgrounds
~16 minute walk
  • Two-star hotel
  • 15 sleeping rooms in hotel
Motel 6 Newport Beach
+1-888-788-5576
2274 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92627 ~0.96 miles south of Orange County Fairgrounds
~17 minute walk
  • Two star Beach property
  • Hotel has 94 rooms
  • Location is great
  • Hotel is fairly plain
Ayres Hotel & Suites Costa Mesa - Costa Mesa
+1-888-897-9207
325 Bristol St., Costa Mesa, CA 92626 ~1.14 miles east of Orange County Fairgrounds
~20 minute walk
  • 4-star Airport property
  • Airport shuttle provided
  • Affordable parking
  • Clean pool, said 100%
From$114
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Super 8 Costa Mesa / Newport Beach Area
+1-888-311-4278
2645 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92626 ~1.18 miles west of Orange County Fairgrounds
~21 minute walk
  • Cheap property
Hilton Costa Mesa
+1-888-469-4795
3050 Bristol St., Costa Mesa, CA 92626 ~1.37 miles northeast of Orange County Fairgrounds
~24 minute walk
  • Four-star Suburban hotel
  • Access to gym on-site
  • All guests were happy with the price of the breakfast
  • Staff are very accommodating
From$79
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Days Inn Costa Mesa - Costa Mesa
+1-888-734-9421
2100 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92627 ~1.38 miles southwest of Orange County Fairgrounds
~24 minute walk
  • Inexpensive property
  • 2 floors in property
  • Good accessibility by car
  • Location is great
Holiday Inn Express Costa Mesa in Costa Mesa
+1-888-841-5292
2070 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92627 ~1.45 miles southwest of Orange County Fairgrounds
~26 minute walk
  • Midscale Beach property
  • Check in: 3:00pm
From$109
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Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa Orange County - Costa Mesa
+1-888-455-5160
3131 Bristol St., Costa Mesa, CA 92626 ~1.45 miles northeast of Orange County Fairgrounds
~26 minute walk
  • 3-star Airport property
  • Access to gym on-site
Motel 6 Costa Mesa Ca Newport Be #1347 in COSTA MESA
+1-888-965-8297
1441 Gisler Ave., COSTA MESA, CALIFORNIA 92626 ~1.74 miles northwest of Orange County Fairgrounds
  • Economical hotel
  • 95 rooms in hotel
Westin South Coast Plaza - Costa Mesa
+1-888-906-6358
686 Anton Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92626 ~1.89 miles northeast of Orange County Fairgrounds
  • High-end Suburban hotel
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Limited menu
  • Wonderful housekeeping
From$206
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Vagabond Inn Costa Mesa : 3205 Harbor Blvd.
+1-888-749-6785
3205 Harbor Blvd., Santa Ana, CA 92626 ~1.89 miles northwest of Orange County Fairgrounds
  • Cheap hotel
  • Hotel has 125 rooms
Hyatt Regency John Wayne Airport Newport Beach
+1-888-878-9982
4545 Macarthur Blvd., Newport Beach, CA 92660 ~1.97 miles east of Orange County Fairgrounds
  • High-end Downtown hotel
  • Check-in: 12noon
From$145
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Costa Mesa Marriott in Costa Mesa
+1-888-389-4485
500 Anton Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92626 ~2.02 miles northeast of Orange County Fairgrounds
  • 4-star Airport hotel
  • 7 meeting rooms in property
  • Amenities are not the best
  • Wifi quality could be improved
Avenue of The Arts Costa Mesa
+1-888-389-4121
3350 Ave. of The Arts, Costa Mesa, CA 92626 ~2.05 miles northeast of Orange County Fairgrounds
  • Expensive Suburban property
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • Excellent furnishings
  • Bed cover was worn
From$109
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Bayview Newport Beach Marriott Suites : 500 Bayview Circle
+1-888-675-2083
500 Bayview Circle, Newport Beach, CA 92660 ~2.05 miles east of Orange County Fairgrounds
  • High end Rural hotel
  • 254 suites in property
  • Staff was also knowledgeable
  • About half of guests thought it was overpriced
From$89
Very Good 4.0 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
La Quinta Inn Costa Mesa by Wyndham
+1-800-716-8490
1515 South Coast Dr., Costa Mesa, CA 92626 ~2.11 miles northwest of Orange County Fairgrounds
  • Cheap Airport hotel
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
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What are the best hotels near Orange County Fairgrounds?

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1. Best Western Plus Newport Mesa InnThe Best Western Plus Newport Mesa Inn is an attractive 3-Star hotel located about 0.3 miles southeast of Orange County Fairgrounds and approx. a 5 minute hike by foot. Travelers gave this hotel an aggregate guest review score of 4/5.4 /5 Guest Reviews
2. Ascend Collection HotelThe Ascend Collection Hotel is a 3-Star hotel located about 0.6 miles south of Orange County Fairgrounds and roughly a 10 minute hike by foot. With a average guest review rating of 3.5/5, this makes it one of the terrific lodging options near Orange County Fairgrounds.3.5 /5 Guest Reviews
3. Residence Inn by Marriott Costa Mesa Newport BeachThe Residence Inn by Marriott Costa Mesa Newport Beach is a crowd-pleasing 3 star hotel located ~0.9 mi. north of Orange County Fairgrounds and about a 16 min. walk by foot. With a guest review score of 4 out of 5, this makes it one of the premium properties nearby Orange County Fairgrounds.4 /5 Guest Reviews
4. Travelodge by Wyndham Orange County AirportThe Travelodge by Wyndham Orange County Airport is a popular 2 star hotel located approx. 0.9 miles east of Orange County Fairgrounds and about a 16 min. walk. Recent guests gave this hotel an avg. guest review rating of 3.5 out of 5.3.5 /5 Guest Reviews
5. Motel 6 Newport BeachThe Motel 6 Newport Beach is an attractive 2-Star hotel located about 1.0 miles south of Orange County Fairgrounds and approx. a 18 minute walk. With a verified guest score of 3.5/5, this makes it one of the finest properties near Orange County Fairgrounds.3.5 /5 Guest Reviews

5 Best Hotels near Orange County Fairgrounds

If you visit in the winter, spring, or fall, however, you'll still find plenty to do at the fairgrounds. Stop by the farmers' market on Thursdays to pick up lunch or local produce, or hunt for treasures at the Orange County Market Place, which takes place every weekend.

No matter when you visit the Orange County Fairgrounds, you can look forward to warm weather and sunny skies. You can expect highs in the low 80s in the summer and highs in the mid-70s in the spring and fall. During the winter, highs usually top out in the upper 60s, and you can expect occasional rain showers.

What Are the Most Affordable Hotels Near the Orange County Fairgrounds?

It's so easy to save when you book a room at the Motel 6 Newport Beach. This budget-friendly motel has almost 100 guest rooms with affordable rates and basic amenities. All guest rooms come with mini fridges so you can keep drinks cool and free Wi-Fi so you can stay in touch with family and friends. Use the coin-operated laundry facilities to stay fresh, and pour yourself complimentary cups of coffee in the morning. This Motel 6 also has an outdoor pool and hot tub for your enjoyment.

When you stay at the Super 8 Costa Mesa / Newport Beach Area, you can look forward to reasonable room rates and all your preferred amenities. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool, soak in the hot tub, or log in to the free Wi-Fi to share photos from your trip to Costa Mesa. Wake up to the free SuperStart breakfast, which includes waffles, hot coffee, and much more. Children under 18 can stay free with parents to help you save even more on your family vacation.

Located mere minutes away from the Orange County Fairgrounds, the Days Inn Costa Mesa offers great value for budget-conscious travelers. Book a standard room, a deluxe room, or a suite, and get access to conveniences like microwaves, mini fridges, and free wireless internet access. Start your day with coffee in your room, or help yourself to the complimentary Daybreak Breakfast buffet. When you're ready to head out and explore the Costa Mesa area, you'll find dozens of restaurants and shopping destinations nearby.

What Are the Best Luxury Hotels Near the Orange County Fairgrounds?

It's easy to make yourself at home when you stay at the Residence Inn by Marriott Costa Mesa Newport Beach. This apartment-style hotel is ideal for extended stays, as all rooms are studios and suites with separate living and sleeping areas. No matter how long you're planning to stay, you'll appreciate the extra space and the fully equipped kitchens in each room. Make your morning great by helping yourself to the complimentary hot breakfast buffet, and relax in the outdoor gathering area. Bring your pets along for the trip, as this Residence Inn is pet-friendly.

When you reserve a room at the Hilton Costa Mesa, you can treat yourself to an upscale stay minutes away from the Orange County Fairgrounds. This large hotel has almost 500 rooms and more than 35 meeting rooms, making it an excellent pick for big groups and elaborate events. Reserve up to 50,000 square feet of space for your conference or wedding, or kick back and relax around the hotel. Go for a swim in the pool, grab a slice at the Bristol Palms Pizza Bar, or sip a cup of joe at the Bristol Brew Coffee Bar.

When you want to have some fun in the sun, staying at the Westin South Coast Plaza is a smart choice. Spend the afternoon soaking up the sunshine on the pool deck, or have a satisfying sweat session in the workout area. Freshen up using the designer toiletries, and sleep well on the signature Westin Heavenly Beds. Use the free shuttle to get to the airport, or pay a small fee for roundtrip rides to Disneyland. This Westin welcomes pets, so bring your furry family members along for the trip.

What Are the Best Hotels Near the Orange County Fairgrounds for Group Discounts?

AAA members can get discounts at the Ayres Hotel & Suites Costa Mesa. Whether you opt for a standard room or upgrade to a suite, you can take advantage of generous group discounts and all your preferred amenities. Rely on the free airport shuttle for stress-free departures and arrivals, and reserve up to 8,000 square feet of event space for meetings, conferences, and social gatherings. When you have some free time, go for a leisurely swim in the outdoor pool and sit down to a nice meal at Le Chateau Garden Bistro.

Senior travelers can save at the Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa Orange County. Located minutes away from the Orange County Fairgrounds, this upscale hotel is ideal for groups, families, and solo travelers. Groups can take advantage of special rates, and all guests can access amenities like a fitness center, a sunny outdoor swimming pool, and a free airport shuttle. Need to host an event for your group? Reserve up to 21,000 square feet of event space for large or small events.

Government employees can get low rates at the Travelodge Costa Mesa Newport Beach Hacienda. You'll love the affordable room rates and the long list of freebies available at this budget-friendly hotel. Spend the afternoon swimming in the outdoor pool, watch the newest action movies on the free premium movie channels, and help yourself to the free breakfast buffet in the morning. Use the guest laundry facilities to keep fresh throughout your stay in Orange County.

What Are the Top Attractions Near the Orange County Fairgrounds?

If you want to stretch your legs before or after an event at the Orange County Fairgrounds, take your pick from any of the nearby parks and nature preserves. Just blocks from the fairgrounds, TeWinkle Park features 49 acres of green space with plenty of picnic tables and barbecue grills as well as a lake and several sports courts. On the west side of Costa Mesa, Talbert Nature Preserve spans 180 acres, including walking trails through grasslands, woodlands, and wetlands.

When you're ready to hit the beach, take your pick from countless stretches of sand along the Pacific Ocean. Newport Beach is just minutes away from the fairgrounds, and this small town is the perfect spot to sunbathe, catch some waves, and shop in the historic district. To see even more of the coastline, follow the Santa Ana River Trail, a paved greenway that joins with the scenic Huntington Beach Bicycle Trail.

Ready to plan an unforgettable trip to Southern California? Get your Orange County Fairgrounds tickets and book the ideal Costa Mesa hotel for your group.

FAQs about hotels near Orange County Fairgrounds

What are the top reviewed hotels near Orange County Fairgrounds?

Ayres Hotel & Suites Costa Mesa, Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa Orange County and Hyatt Regency John Wayne Airport Newport Beach are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most luxurious hotels near Orange County Fairgrounds?

Fairmont Newport Beach, Ayres Hotel & Suites Costa Mesa and Hilton Costa Mesa are the top 3 luxury hotels near Orange County Fairgrounds.

What hotels are closest to the area of Orange County Fairgrounds?

Best Western Plus Newport Mesa Inn, Ascend Collection Hotel, and Travelodge Costa Mesa Newport Beach Hacienda are the properties closest to Orange County Fairgrounds.

How much does a cheap hotel near Orange County Fairgrounds cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel near Orange County Fairgrounds can be as cheap as $80.60 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel near Orange County Fairgrounds cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel near Orange County Fairgrounds has been $110.26 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a higher-end hotel near Orange County Fairgrounds cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel near Orange County Fairgrounds has been $127.90 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the most popular independent hotels near Orange County Fairgrounds?

Ayres Hotel & Suites Costa Mesa, Avenue of The Arts Costa Mesa and Atrium Hotel are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Marriott hotels near Orange County Fairgrounds?

Residence Inn by Marriott Costa Mesa Newport Beach, Westin South Coast Plaza and Costa Mesa Marriott are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular IHG hotels near Orange County Fairgrounds?

Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa Orange County and Holiday Inn Express Costa Mesa are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

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