Costa Mesa, located within Orange County in California, is known primarily for its extensive shopping opportunities. The town boasts relatively warm temperatures all year, with long summers lasting from May to October. Costa Mesa has recently earned the title "city of the arts," due to its impressive amount of arts and entertainment with a concert hall, theater, and local visual arts permeating the town. Hotels in Costa Mesa are available for families, tourists with pets, and business travelers.
The Orange County Fair & Event Center is Costa Mesa's premier event planning location, offering services for such happenings like gem fairs, farmers markets, and outdoor festivals.
Several local restaurants and cafes near Costa Mesa hotels offer visitors a taste of American cuisine, including steaks and seafood, as well as family-made Italian food and gourmet Mexican cuisine.
The Segerstrom Center for the Arts offers visual arts exhibitions, live concerts, and performances of ballet and theater at the Samueli Theater and the South Coast Repertory.
The South Coast Plaza is the largest shopping venue, offering boutiques of high-end couture, chain stores, and electronics shops, while The Lab and The Camp are outdoor shopping centers that offer restaurants, cafes, vegan friendly eateries, independently owned eclectic boutiques, and a hammock lounge.
For a unique sport activity, head over to Costa Mesa's Sky High Sports, which is a trampoline center for kids and adults alike who can work out their muscles while bouncing off of the walls.