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Brand new 1 Bedroom Apartment Built Above our Garage
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1.75 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (22 reviews)
Perfect apartment

"We had a great stay at this apartment in Costa Mesa. The apartment is brand new, super clean, super quiet and outfitted with all you might need for your stay. Perfect home away from home. We hope to stay there again in the future. Greg made us feel right at home!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2020

Brand new 1 Bedroom Apartment Built Above our Garage
Costa Mesa Marriott
3.5 out of 5
500 Anton Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is $105 per night from Nov 28 to Nov 29
2.54 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (971 reviews)

"I have stayed here many times for business trips. Very good clean hotel. Love the location."…"

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2020

Costa Mesa Marriott
Newport Bay Inn
2 out of 5
2154 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA
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The price is $80 per night from Nov 28 to Nov 29
1.17 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (108 reviews)

"Great place, one way streets were a pain but overall great experience"…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

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Surf's Up! Charming 2bed 2bath Getaway Near Beach!
The price is $200 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
1.86 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Great Time!

"We are very grateful for the hospitality and communication with Lida!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2020

Surf's Up! Charming 2bed 2bath Getaway Near Beach!
Sanitized Find Your Zen Biz/leisure Blue Sky Beaches Meditation Space
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1.84 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)
The perfect home away from home

"Isabella was wonderful to deal with, super communicative the whole way through. The apartment was clean, well arranged and very pleasant to be in! Will 100% stay here again in the future, when another getaway weekend is needed. We spent most of our time playing tennis at the courts provided at the ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Sanitized Find Your Zen Biz/leisure Blue Sky Beaches Meditation Space
Costa Mesa/newport - Fast Wifi - Work Stations - Free Parking - Self Check In!
5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Great Stay

"We gathered together as a family to get in some quality time before my son was deployed. We had a wonderful time and the place was perfect."…"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

Costa Mesa/newport - Fast Wifi - Work Stations - Free Parking - Self Check In!
Sanitized Bungalow Zen Retreat 2bd/2ba Work & Relax Cal-king
The price is $101 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
1.84 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Great family visit

"I rented this apartment for my daughters and myself. Location was perfect...close to shopping, restaurants, short drive to the beach. Communication was easy. They were very responsive."…"

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2020

Sanitized Bungalow Zen Retreat 2bd/2ba Work & Relax Cal-king
Sweet Retreat! 1 Bed 1bath, Sleeps 4
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1.88 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Nice complex with great facilities

"Everything worked well. Pool, fitness center, laundry, and overall property was clean, safe, and well kept. Gated parking was a plus. Other than some of the dishes having residue on them, we found the rental to be very satisfactory."…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Sweet Retreat! 1 Bed 1bath, Sleeps 4
Motel 6 Costa Mesa, CA
2 out of 5
1441 Gisler Ave, Costa Mesa, CA
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The price is $61 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
1.42 mi from city center
3.4/5 (847 reviews)

"The room was clean. The staff provided towels when needed. The issue was the water flow on the sink. very very little came out. we told the front desk, no repairman. only one of the maids came to try to fix it. but still little water. had to wash hands in the bath tub."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Motel 6 Costa Mesa, CA
New Design Studio Close to the Beach
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1.27 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (4 reviews)
Overall 4 Stars

"My stay was very good. Quiet residential neighborhood. Private entrance on the opposite side of the house from the owner’s. Very clean and modern kitchen and bath. The bedroom interiors were adequate. I would have liked more comfortable mattress, linens, pillows and bath towels. There was a musty ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2019

New Design Studio Close to the Beach
Motel 6 Costa Mesa, CA - Newport Beach
2 out of 5
2274 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA
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The price is $75 per night from Nov 30 to Dec 1
1 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (961 reviews)

"I liked everything especially Baki who is very nice. The cleaniness is good and the location is great. If I needed anything it was taken care of right away. On a scale of 1 to 10 overall I would say a 9 which is very good. Also, there are movie channels and a fridge and microwave that is a major ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Motel 6 Costa Mesa, CA - Newport Beach
Best Western Plus Newport Mesa Inn
3 out of 5
2642 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA
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The price is $87 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
1.03 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (980 reviews)

"Updated rooms , microwave and refrigerator. Very clean!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2020

Best Western Plus Newport Mesa Inn
Travelodge by Wyndham Costa Mesa Newport Beach Hacienda
2 out of 5
1951 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA
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The price is $67 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
1.49 mi from city center
3.2/5 (992 reviews)

"The check in was a bit mixed up. They sent us first to a room that wasn’t clean yet. They said it was because of Covid cleaning. When we got to the new room, it was hard to breath because of all the chemicals they cleaned with were so strong. After airing the place out a bit it got better. There ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Costa Mesa Newport Beach Hacienda
Travelodge by Wyndham Orange County Airport/ Costa Mesa
2 out of 5
1400 Bristol Street, Suite A, Costa Mesa, CA
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The price is $74 per night from Dec 9 to Dec 10
1.74 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (970 reviews)

"Great location, adequate breakfeast served by lovely people."…"

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Orange County Airport/ Costa Mesa
Super 8 by Wyndham Costa Mesa/Newport Beach Area
2.5 out of 5
2645 Harbor Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA
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The price is $84 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
0.38 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (996 reviews)
Will stay again.

"No frills, inexpensive hotel. Comfortable bed, friendly staff and decent breakfast. This hotel is dated but comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Costa Mesa/Newport Beach Area
Sunset Inn
2 out of 5
NEWPORT BLVD, 2100, Costa Mesa, CA
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The price is $100 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
1.24 mi from city center
3.3/5 (801 reviews)
Bday weekend

"The beds were comfortable, the room was somewhat clean. I noticed that the carpet was dirty and the walls had marks all over it. Over all I would stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Sunset Inn
Ramada by Wyndham Costa Mesa/Newport Beach
3 out of 5
1680 Superior Ave I-405, Costa Mesa, CA
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The price is $76 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
2.23 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (1,149 reviews)

"I stay at Ramada Inn Costa Mesa/New Port beach area, i wouldnt stay anywhere else"…"

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2020

Ramada by Wyndham Costa Mesa/Newport Beach
Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa Orange County
3.5 out of 5
3131 Bristol Street, Costa Mesa, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is $84 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
2 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (964 reviews)

"We found our stay at Crown Plaza to be excellent. We will want to stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa Orange County
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Costa Mesa Orange County
2.5 out of 5
1515 S Coast Dr, Costa Mesa, CA
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The price is $68 per night from Nov 28 to Nov 29
1.77 mi from city center
3.2/5 (967 reviews)

"Very nice hotel . Had a great time with family . Close proximity to Newport Beach. Excellent customer service . Very clean"…"

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2020

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Costa Mesa Orange County
Ayres Hotel & Suites Costa Mesa/Newport Beach
4 out of 5
325 Bristol Street, Costa Mesa, CA
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The price is $105 per night from Nov 28 to Nov 29
1.84 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (1,288 reviews)

"The hotel was so nice, especially the balconies above the two courtyards. The gym and pool was amazing. My family had a very nice stay here. I will be booking it again when we come back to the area."…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

Ayres Hotel & Suites Costa Mesa/Newport Beach
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Visiting Costa Mesa

Couples looking to get away will find a romantic atmosphere in Costa Mesa, and visitors give high marks for the beaches, shopping, and top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its festivals, entertainment choices, and local tours. Top sights around the area include Huntington State Beach, Disney California Adventure® Park, and Disneyland®.

  • There are 39 hotels and other accommodations in Costa Mesa
  • The closest major airport is in Orange County, CA (SNA-John Wayne), 3.1 mi (5 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Fullerton, CA (FUL-Fullerton Municipal), 14.6 mi (23.5 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Costa Mesa

The city is known for its festivals, live music, and theaters, along with cultural venues like Segerstrom Center for the Arts. Shopping is one of the favorite things to do, so consider an excursion to The LAB Antimall, The Camp, and Metro Pointe at South Coast. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Orange Coast College and Orange County Fairgrounds.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 39 hotels and other lodging options to choose from in Costa Mesa. These are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

Top places to see outside the city include Huntington State Beach, located 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from the city center, and Disney California Adventure® Park, which is 9.8 mi/15.8 km away.

Dressing for Costa Mesa

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 64°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 49°F
  • From April to June, the average is 69°F during the day and 53°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 73°F during the day and 62°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 71°F as the daytime average and 49°F as the nighttime average
  • About 9.96 inches of rain falls on Costa Mesa each year
  • August and September are usually the hottest months averaging 72°F, while December and January are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 50°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Costa Mesa?
Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It’s located steps from Segerstrom Center for the Arts. Reviews from our site also recommend Ayres Hotel Costa Mesa/Newport Beach and Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa Orange County as top options for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Costa Mesa, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel room reservations are refundable if you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the best options available in Costa Mesa.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Costa Mesa?
For more details about picking new dates or cancelling your trip to Costa Mesa, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Costa Mesa?
Based on reviews, Vagabond Inn Costa Mesa is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Costa Mesa Orange County and BLVD Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection.
What's the best hotel for families in Costa Mesa?
Ayres Hotel Costa Mesa/Newport Beach is a top 4-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features 2 outdoor pools and a restaurant. Other choices for your family trip include Best Western Plus Newport Mesa Inn and Residence Inn by Marriott Costa Mesa Newport Beach. Attractions in the area like Disney California Adventure® Park and Disneyland® are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic vacation to Costa Mesa?
Ayres Hotel Costa Mesa/Newport Beach is a favorite 4-star hotel for couples, and features pillowtop beds and flat-screen TVs. Other good options for a romantic stay include The Westin South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa and Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Costa Mesa?
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Costa Mesa Orange County is a top property for people traveling with their pets, and offers free WiFi for its human guests. Other good choices for you and your pet’s trip include The Westin South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa and Ramada by Wyndham Costa Mesa/Newport Beach.
Where is the best hotel to stay with easy access to South Coast Plaza?
The Westin South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It’s located just a short 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from South Coast Plaza. Other good options within a short distance include Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa Orange County and Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel.
What about the best place to stay close to Segerstrom Center for the Arts?
One of the top choices for your stay is Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel, located next to Segerstrom Center for the Arts, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. The Westin South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa and Costa Mesa Marriott are two other good choices in the immediate area.
What's the best hotel to stay near the beach in Costa Mesa?
Ramada by Wyndham Costa Mesa/Newport Beach is a top 3-star hotel with an outdoor pool, and it’s located close to Balboa Beach. Other good options to stay near the beach include Ayres Hotel Costa Mesa/Newport Beach and BLVD Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Costa Mesa?
Ayres Hotel Costa Mesa/Newport Beach is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant and 2 outdoor pools, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay. Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel and The Westin South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa are two other upscale options for your stay.
What are some accommodations with pools in Costa Mesa?
Ayres Hotel Costa Mesa/Newport Beach is a popular 4-star hotel featuring 2 outdoor pools, a restaurant, and free WiFi. A couple of other options with an onsite pool include BLVD Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection and Ramada by Wyndham Costa Mesa/Newport Beach.

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