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Ventura hotels and places to stay

Travelers Beach Inn
2 out of 5
929 E. Thompson Blvd., Ventura, CA
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The price is $63 per night
0.45 mi from city center
2.3/5 (638 reviews)

"Good service. Nice Management Lady. Minimum 50 characters"…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Travelers Beach Inn
Inn On The Beach
2 out of 5
1175 South Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA
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The price is $120 per night
1.67 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (347 reviews)

"good property over all. ocean views small circle its a chosen few."…"

Reviewed on May 27, 2020

Inn On The Beach
Motel 6 Ventura South
2 out of 5
3075 Johnson Drive, US 101 at Johnson Drive, Ventura, CA
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The price is $82 per night
6.24 mi from city center
3.3/5 (868 reviews)

"great location close to convention. helpful staff for everything"…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Motel 6 Ventura South
Motel 6 Ventura Beach
2 out of 5
2145 East Harbor Boulevard, Ventura, CA
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The price is $82 per night
1.55 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (1,682 reviews)

"Good service and clean room Front desk was very helpful"…"

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

Motel 6 Ventura Beach
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Ventura
2.5 out of 5
5818 Valentine Rd, Ventura, CA
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The price is $99 per night
5.13 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (1,953 reviews)

"Property was very clean staff was very nice pleasant"…"

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Ventura
Ventura Beach Marriott
3.5 out of 5
2055 Harbor Blvd, Ventura, CA
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The price is $159 per night
1.46 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (1,128 reviews)

"Room was large and clean. No amenities available due to Covid 19."…"

Reviewed on May 25, 2020

Ventura Beach Marriott
Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort
3.5 out of 5
1050 Schooner Dr, Ventura, CA
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The price is $124 per night
2.97 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (1,378 reviews)

"Very clean and close to marina. Great location near beaches and 5 min to town"…"

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2020

Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort
Waypoint Ventura
2.5 out of 5
398 S Ash St. Unit E, Ventura, CA
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The price is $168 per night
0.42 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (80 reviews)

"Great space BUT, Misrepresented in photos, as there is NO OCEAN view anywhere and 7am Major Construction NOISE everywhere due to a massive Construction project for about 150 yards of the property line. They say quiet time 10 pm to 8 am. NOT"…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Waypoint Ventura
Cliff House Inn On The Ocean
3 out of 5
6602 Old Pacific Coast Hwy, Ventura, CA
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The price is $162 per night
9.86 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (1,131 reviews)

"What a beautiful place to stay. We were here at the end of the Covid quarantine, for Memorial Day. It’s not flashy but the oceanview is breathtaking. The hillside and Rincon Island are cool to look at. Each day we say pods of dolphins swimming back and forth. It was like a show. There were plenty ..."…"

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

Cliff House Inn On The Ocean
Amanzi Hotel
2.5 out of 5
298 S Chestnut St, Ventura, CA
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The price is $109 per night
0.25 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (4,227 reviews)

"Everything was great i did think.the breakfast could have been a better selection but i understand they are doingbtheir best with the covid regulations. Just was a little disappointed."…"

Reviewed on May 13, 2020

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Visiting Ventura

Travelers to Ventura give high marks for the beaches and festivals. Tourists who journey to this walkable city can discover its live music, cafés, and entertainment choices. Top sights in the city include Mission San Buenaventura and Ventura Pier.

  • There are 77 hotels and other accommodations in Ventura
  • The closest major airport is in Oxnard, CA (OXR), 7.5 mi (12.1 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Santa Paula, CA (SZP), 14.1 mi (22.7 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Ventura

The city is well known for its festivals and live music, and Albinger Archaeological Museum is a local cultural venue. The city's beaches and sunsets provide a picturesque setting and places to visit include Emma Wood State Beach. Surfing is just one of the top activities, while Ventura Pier and Ventura Harbor are sights to visit.

In Ventura, you'll find 77 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have a variety of choices for your holiday retreat. These are top ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Crystal Lodge Motel - This 2-star motel features free parking, concierge services, and a 24-hour front desk. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and helpful staff.
  • Comfort Inn Ventura Beach - Our customers like the overall value and helpful staff at this hotel. With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi.
  • Cliff House Inn - This 3-star hotel features a private beach, free breakfast, and a restaurant. Expedia customers like its breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms.

Other top sights in Ventura include Mission San Buenaventura. In the surrounding area, popular places to see include Presidio Santa Barbara, 25.1 mi/40.4 km from the city center, and Santa Barbara County Courthouse, which is 25.3 mi/40.8 km away.

Getting Around Ventura

With so many choices for transportation, exploring all of Ventura is simple. To venture out into the surrounding area, ride aboard one of the trains from Ventura Station. You can learn about your options for water transportation at the port.

Dressing for Ventura

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 67°F during the day and 44°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 73°F, while the average at night is 47°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 76°F with nighttime averages of 55°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 76°F and nighttime averages of 44°F
  • About 15.98 inches of rain falls on Ventura each year
  • Usually August and September are the hottest months with an average of 76°F, whereas January and December are often coldest, averaging 45°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Ventura?
Waypoint Ventura is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This hotel is a short 10-minute walk from Ventura Pier, and it offers free WiFi and free parking. Traveler reviews also recommend Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort and Cliff House Inn On The Ocean as top options for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Ventura, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your check-in date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best deals available in Ventura.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Ventura?
For more details about changing or cancelling your trip to Ventura, click here.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Ventura?
Based on reviews, Motel 6 Ventura Downtown CA is a popular 2-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Motel 6 Ventura South and Best Western Plus Inn of Ventura.
What's the best place to stay when traveling with kids to Ventura?
Motel 6 Ventura South is a property with an outdoor pool and free parking, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other options for your family trip include Amanzi Hotel and Best Western Plus Inn of Ventura.
What's the best hotel for a romantic vacation to Ventura?
The Pierpont Inn is a favorite 3-star hotel for couples, and features a garden-view restaurant and an outdoor pool. Other good options for your romantic getaway include Best Western Plus Inn of Ventura and Ventura Beach Marriott.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Ventura?
The Pierpont Inn is a top dog-friendly hotel, and offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool for its human guests. Other good choices for you and your pet include Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort and Motel 6 Ventura South.
Where is the best hotel to stay close to Ventura Harbor?
Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It’s located just a short 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Ventura Harbor. Other good choices close by include Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ventura and Inn On The Beach.
What about the best place to stay near Ventura Pier?
One of the top choices for your stay is Amanzi Hotel, located next to Ventura Pier, and this hotel offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. Crowne Plaza Ventura Beach and Wyndham Garden Ventura Pierpont Inn are a couple of other good and close options.
What's the best accommodation to stay near the beach in Ventura?
Waypoint Ventura is a top beach hotel with an outdoor pool and free WiFi. Other good options for your stay near the beach include Cliff House Inn On The Ocean and Amanzi Hotel. Head to Ventura City Beach or Emma Wood State Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best boutique-style accommodation in Ventura?
Ventura Beach Marriott is a favorite 3.5-star hotel with Expedia travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, featuring a restaurant and a bar. If you’re searching for a boutique hotel, you might also want to look at Cliff House Inn On The Ocean.
What are some hotels with pools in Ventura?
The Pierpont Inn is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, a children’s pool, and a restaurant. Other choices with an onsite pool include Amanzi Hotel and La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Ventura.

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