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Costa Mesa California Accommodations

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The Costa Mesa center is approximately the area of Goat Hill Tavern Auto Museum and the area of Costa Mesa Historical Society.

Costa Mesa, California is one of the beautiful coastal tableland cities located above Newport Beach. The city was originally inhabited by Native Americans, and over the years has grown to become one of the largest suburban areas of the state. Today, Costa Mesa has a population of about 112,784 people. With a variety of retail and tourism options, Costa Mesa brings visitors throughout the year. Since it's only about a mile from the beach, Costa Mesa is a great option for those looking for a sunny beach vacation. More from this guide...

Costa Mesa Hotels/Accommodations

Ramada by Wyndham Costa Mesa / Newport Beach - Costa Mesa
+1-888-690-5247
1680 Superior Ave., Costa Mesa, CA 92627
  • Three Star Beach property
  • Hotel has 3 floors
Holiday Inn Express Costa Mesa : 2070 Newport Blvd.
+1-888-305-3366
2070 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92627
  • Midscale Beach hotel
  • 2 meeting rooms in hotel
From$109
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Days Inn Costa Mesa
+1-800-881-1523
2100 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92627
  • Low-priced hotel
  • Check in time: 16:00
  • Most guests appreciated the closeness to the beach
  • Furniture needs more attention
Motel 6 Newport Beach
+1-888-283-3404
2274 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92627
  • Economical Beach property
  • Hotel has 94 rooms
  • Rooms are ok
  • Free Wifi
Travelodge Costa Mesa Newport Beach Hacienda - Costa Mesa
+1-866-221-8581
1951 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92627
  • 2 star Beach hotel
  • 58 rooms in property
  • Location is great
  • Service is ok
Ascend Collection Hotel - Costa Mesa
+1-866-429-5787
2430 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92627
  • Affordable Airport property
  • 58 rooms in hotel
  • Excellent hot breakfast
  • Good internet service
Holiday Inn Express Newport Beach
+1-888-690-5281
2300 West Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92663 ~1.55 miles south of Costa Mesa
  • 3-star Beach property
  • Free complimentary breakfast
From$109
Very Good 4.0 /5Recent Reviews CallBookMore Details
Balboa Bay Resort
+1-888-690-5247
1221 West Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92663 ~1.78 miles south of Costa Mesa
  • Four star Resort property
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Most guests enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby
  • Most guests said the booking process was inefficient
From$227
Very Good 4.5 /5Guest Reviews CallBookMore Details
Super 8 Costa Mesa / Newport Beach Area in Costa Mesa
+1-888-305-3366
2645 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92626
  • Low-priced hotel
  • Check-in: 11:00 AM
Best Western Plus Newport Mesa Inn
+1-800-881-1523
2642 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92627-4626 Website
  • 3-star Downtown property
  • Free breakfast
From$79
Very Good 4.0 /5Read Reviews CallBookMore Details
Newport Channel Inn in Newport Beach
+1-888-283-3404
6030 West Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92663 ~2.04 miles southwest of Costa Mesa
  • Economy Beach hotel
  • 2 floors in property
  • Rather comfortable
  • Helpful information
Hotel Solarena BW Premier Collection
+1-866-221-8581
6208 West Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92663-1924 ~2.07 miles west of Costa Mesa
  • 3 star Beach hotel
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • Reasonably accessible by car, said 56%
  • Good outdoor sports facilities
Little Inn by The Bay on the Balboa Peninsula - Newport Beach
+1-866-429-5787
2627 Newport Blvd., Newport Beach, CA 92663 ~2.08 miles south of Costa Mesa
  • Inexpensive Beach hotel
  • Access to gym on-site
Doryman's Inn in Newport Beach
+1-888-690-5281
2102 W.oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663 ~2.34 miles south of Costa Mesa
  • 3 star hotel
  • Premium price
  • Staff is top notch
From$195
Very Good 4.0 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Hyatt Regency Newport Beach
+1-888-690-5247
1107 Jamboree Rd., Newport Beach, CA 92660 ~2.34 miles southeast of Costa Mesa
  • Expensive Resort hotel
  • Fitness + Health Center
From$145
Very Good 4.0 /5Hotel Reviews CallBookMore Details
Bay Shores Peninsula Hotel in Newport Beach
+1-888-305-3366
1800 West Balboa Blvd., Newport Beach, CA 92663 ~2.35 miles south of Costa Mesa
  • Mid-scale property
  • 25 sleeping rooms in hotel
Travelodge by Wyndham Orange County Airport / Costa Mesa - Costa Mesa
+1-800-881-1523
1400 Bristol St. Suite A, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
  • Two star hotel
  • Check in: 3:00pm
Ayres Hotel & Suites Costa Mesa
+1-888-283-3404
325 Bristol St., Costa Mesa, CA 92626
  • Four-star Airport hotel
  • Hotel has 4 floors
  • Service and accommodations were still top-notch
  • For 77%, the rooms looked old
From$114
Very Good 4.5 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Marriott Newport Beach Hotel & Spa - Newport Beach
+1-866-221-8581
900 Newport Center Dr., Newport Beach, CA 92660 ~2.77 miles southeast of Costa Mesa
  • High end Beach property
  • 532 rooms in hotel
  • Great location
  • The majority of guests said rooms were small
From$129
Very Good 4.0 /5Recent Reviews CallBookMore Details
Fashion Island Hotel Newport Beach - Newport Beach
+1-866-429-5787
690 Newport Center Dr., Newport Beach, CA 92660 ~2.84 miles southeast of Costa Mesa
  • High-end Beach hotel
  • Fitness center on property
From$199
Very Good 4.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Balboa Inn in Newport Beach
+1-888-690-5281
105 Main St., Newport Beach, CA 92661 ~2.92 miles south of Costa Mesa
  • 3 star Beach property
  • 45 rooms in hotel
  • Room price is not cheap
  • Almost all guests thought it was too noisy
Residence Inn by Marriott Costa Mesa Newport Beach
+1-888-690-5247
881 Baker St., Costa Mesa, CA 92626
  • 3-star Suburban hotel
  • Airport shuttle available
From$109
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Bayview Newport Beach Marriott Suites
+1-888-305-3366
500 Bayview Circle, Newport Beach, CA 92660 ~3.03 miles east of Costa Mesa
  • Four-star Rural hotel
  • Hotel has 9 floors
  • Clean rooms
  • Bathroom could be optimized
Motel 6 Costa Mesa in Costa Mesa
+1-800-881-1523
1441 Gisler Ave., Costa Mesa, CA 92626
  • Low Cost hotel
  • 2 floors in hotel
Vagabond Inn Costa Mesa : 3205 Harbor Blvd.
+1-888-283-3404
3205 Harbor Blvd., Santa Ana, CA 92626 ~3.22 miles north of Costa Mesa
  • Two star hotel
  • Check-in: 15:00
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Graph of Costa Mesa, CA Hotel Prices for Next 20 Days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Costa Mesa, CA discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Costa Mesa hotel for each day and each star rating category.

You'll find a variety of cultural, educational, and fun attractions in and around Costa Mesa. The Segerstrom Center for the Arts offers concerts and shows year-round, including touring Broadway shows. Disneyland is only about a 20-minute drive from the city.

When to Visit Costa Mesa, CA

Costa Mesa is a great vacation option any time of the year. If you're planning to hit the beach, come to Costa Mesa in the late spring to early fall. During the summer, visitors flock to the city for festivals, events, and vacations. If you want to avoid the crowds and don't plan to hit the beach, consider visiting in the late fall or early spring. Winters are a good option as well, with lower hotel rates, fun events, and cooler temperatures.

Average high temperatures range from 69-85 degrees throughout the year, with average lows ranging from 47-64 degrees. The Mediterranean climate offers mild temperatures throughout the year. The majority of the rainfall in the city is during the winter, with little to no rain in the summer months.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Costa Mesa, CA:

seasonality of hotel rates in Costa Mesa

Costa Mesa by Star Rating

Below are 3 charts demonstrating mean price trends by star rating class in Costa Mesa, CA. You can use these line graphs to calculate the most cost effective seasons to stay in Costa Mesa for your upcoming travels.

Luxury Hotel Options in Costa Mesa, CA

4 Star Average Prices: $127.90

Get the most out of your stay with one of the luxury hotel options in Costa Mesa. These hotels go above and beyond in services, amenities, and comfortable rooms. When you want the best of everything with your Costa Mesa adventure, the luxury hotels have a lot to offer.

Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa keeps you right in the action, near the Orange County Museum of Art, South Coast Plaza, and the Segerstrom Center for the Arts. The hotel offers pet-friendly rooms (first floor only), with a fee of $35 per night. Check out the on-site restaurant for all your dinning needs. The outdoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi, and fitness center can keep you entertained while you're at the hotel. Rooms offer free HBO and complimentary wireless internet. Get all of your events booked through the concierge service. There is also a complimentary shuttle to the John Wayne Airport, which is only two miles away.

When you stay at the Ayres Hotel and Suites Costa Mesa, you're only about a mile from the John Wayne Airport, the Orange County Fairgrounds, and the Irvine Museum. Head to the on-site restaurant or the licensed bar for food and drinks. Stay connected to your life with complimentary internet access or the business center. Kick back and relax at the Ayres Hotel and Suites with the outdoor swimming pool and Jacuzzi. Take a walk through the hotel's courtyard, gardens, and fountain area. If you're having an event, the hotel offers catering services to help.

The Westin South Coast Plaza is within walking distance of the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, South Coast Plaza, and The Camp. If you don't want to go out for dinner, check out the on-site restaurant and lounge area. Stay active with the outdoor tennis courts or the outdoor pool. Pets are welcome here in specific rooms. Wireless internet is available for a surcharge and keeps you connected on your mobile devices. The hotel even offers a theme park shuttle for an extra charge.

4 Star Hotel Prices in Costa Mesa

Affordable Hotel Options in Costa Mesa, CA

3 Star Average Prices: $110.26

When you're planning your adventure to Costa Mesa, make sure to check out the affordable hotel options in the city. These hotels allow you to travel on a budget and still give you comfortable rooms. There are a number of affordable hotels to choose from.

Days Inn Costa Mesa is less than a mile from Goat Hill Tavern Auto Museum and the Costa Mesa Historical Society. Newport Beach is just over two miles from the hotel. While you're here, check out the business center and high-speed internet access to stay in touch with everyone back home. There is an outdoor pool allowing you to relax and enjoy the sun. Start off your day with the free continental breakfast offered to all guests.

Ramada Limited & Suites Costa Mesa/Newport is right next to Noah Fine Arts, and less than two miles from the Newport Pier, Costa Mesa Historical Society, and the Goat Hill Tavern Auto Museum. Pets are welcome here for a non-refundable fee of $15 a day per pet and a refundable cleaning deposit of $150. The hotel offers a licensed bar and full restaurant on location. Relax with the in-room movies, free cable and HBO, or the outdoor swimming pool. There is also a fitness and health center, allowing you to keep up with your normal exercise routine.

Super 8 Costa Mesa/Newport Beach Area keeps you close to the Orange County Fairgrounds, South Coast Plaza, and the U.S. Air Force Department. The bar and lounge area is the perfect option for a drink after a long day. The outdoor pool is heated, and the hotel also offers a sauna and spa area. The SuperStart breakfast is complimentary and allows you to start your day off right. Rooms provide a number of features, including flat screen televisions, premium programming, and Jacuzzis in select rooms.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Costa Mesa

2 Star Average Prices: $80.60

2 Star Hotel Prices in Costa Mesa

Best Discounts in Costa Mesa, CA

When you're planning your trip, make sure to check out the available discounts on hotels in Costa Mesa. These discounts save you money on your nightly rates. Some of the most popular Costa Mesa hotel discounts include group rates, online booking discounts, and AAA membership rates.

If you're traveling in a group, make sure to check out the group rate discounts. A group discount varies significantly depending on the hotel you choose, how many rooms you book at once, and when you're traveling. Ramada Limited & Suites has an average group discount of 7.7 percent. Holiday Inn Express Costa Mesa offers an average rate reduction of 4.1 percent for groups. At the Travelodge Costa Mesa Newport Beach Hacienda, you'll see an average group discount of 14.7 percent.

When you book your travel in advance, you can find a variety of online booking discounts. These discounts generally offer 5-15 percent off your nightly stay. Taking advantage of an online booking discount may require you to pay immediately, and sometimes has other restrictions, such as no cancellation. Days Inn Costa Mesa/Newport Beach offers a 15 percent discount if you book at least seven days in advance. Get a discount at Motel 6 Newport Beach in Costa Mesa when you book online. BLV Hotel Costa Mesa also has online booking rates to save you some money.

If you have AAA, you can get discounts on hotels in Costa Mesa. The AAA membership discount is usually 10 percent off the nightly rate. When booking a AAA membership rate, make sure to bring along your AAA membership card for verification at check in. Ramada Inn & Suites, Best Western Plus Newport Mesa Inn, and Costa Mesa Residence Inn by Marriott all offer AAA membership rates.

Best Value Options in Costa Mesa, CA

Get great rooms, much needed amenities, and a variety of services when you book one of the best value options in Costa Mesa. These hotels put you right in the center of everything you're most interested in. With great rates and everything you're looking for, the best value hotels are numerous in Costa Mesa.

Costa Mesa Residence Inn by Marriott keeps you close to shopping at the South Coast Plaza, events at the Orange County Fairgrounds, and culture at the Orange County Museum of Art. This is a pet-friendly hotel. Check out the in-room movies, outdoor swimming pool, and complimentary breakfast during your stay. You can also get grocery service straight to your room, making it easy to prepare your own meals during your stay.

At the La Quinta Inn Costa Mesa, you're only a few miles from Carl Thornton Park, the South Coast Plaza, and Orange Coast College. The hotel offers an airport shuttle, making it a convenient option. Wireless internet access and the business center keeps you connected, while the in-room movies, premium television programming, and outdoor swimming pool keep you entertained.

Festivals and Events in Costa Mesa, CA

Costa Mesa offers a number of events throughout the year. These events are open to residents and visitors alike, and give you something fun and unique to experience.

The Scottish Festival at the Orange County Fairgrounds happens at the end of May. Experience Scottish dancing and music, food, and a variety of live entertainment options. You can even compete in events throughout the festival.

In November, check out the Swedish Christmas Fair at the Costa Mesa Community Center. Learn about the Christmas traditions, taste delicious food, and check out the awesome exhibits throughout the event.

South Coast Plaza Summer Food and Wine Festival in June offers tastings of local wine and culinary delights. Live music and entertainment throughout the event keeps you coming back for more. This festival is held at the South Coast Plaza.

FAQs about hotels in Costa Mesa

What are the most favored hotels in Costa Mesa?

Bay Shores Peninsula Hotel, Balboa Bay Resort and Ayres Hotel & Suites Costa Mesa are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most luxurious hotels in Costa Mesa?

Fairmont Newport Beach, Balboa Bay Resort and Hyatt Regency Newport Beach are the top 3 luxury hotels near Costa Mesa city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Costa Mesa?

Ramada by Wyndham Costa Mesa, Holiday Inn Express Costa Mesa, and Days Inn Costa Mesa are the properties closest to Costa Mesa city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Costa Mesa cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Costa Mesa can be as cheap as $80.60 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Costa Mesa cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Costa Mesa has been $110.26 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a higher-end hotel in Costa Mesa cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Costa Mesa has been $127.90 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the best independent hotels in Costa Mesa?

Bay Shores Peninsula Hotel, Balboa Bay Resort and Ayres Hotel & Suites Costa Mesa are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Marriott hotels in Costa Mesa?

Marriott Newport Beach Hotel & Spa, Residence Inn by Marriott Costa Mesa Newport Beach and Bayview Newport Beach Marriott Suites are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular Best Western hotels in Costa Mesa?

Best Western Plus Newport Mesa Inn, Hotel Solarena BW Premier Collection and Best Western Surf City are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What are the most popular IHG hotels in Costa Mesa?

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

Recent traveler reviews of Costa Mesa, CA

Below are reviews of the city of Costa Mesa, CA from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Really Great"
Score 5.0 / 5

A number of shopping places and excellent eatery choices.

Stacey L., from 29-Feb-2016
"Very Good Location"
Score 5.0 / 5

Great shopping. Not to close or to far from the beach so that traffic doesn't become a problem.

Peggy B., from 31-Jan-2016
"Great Shopping"
Score 4.0 / 5

Great shopping. Not to close or to far from the beach so that traffic doesn't become a problem.

Peggy B., from 31-Jan-2016
"Restaurant Recommendation"
Score 4.0 / 5

Nick's Italian Restaurant on Harbour Blvd. Wonderful Italian food! Cute place! In a strip mall so un-assuming but it is very nice inside! Sit on the side with all the murals of Italy!

Kerry R., from 07-Jul-2014
The average traveler rating of the city of Costa Mesa, CA shown above is 4.5 out of 5 based on 4 reviews
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