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Welcome to Costa Mesa, The City of the Arts!

Located in Southern California's vibrant Orange County, cosmopolitan Costa Mesa is home to South Coast Repertory Theatre, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, OC Fair and Event Center and South Coast Plaza, the international shopping destination.

The city is just minutes away from miles of sparkling beaches, John Wayne/Orange County Airport, all of Southern California's major freeways and numerous other cities: Newport Beach, Irvine, Santa Ana, Anaheim and Huntington Beach, among others.

Costa Mesa is in close proximity to championship-quality golf courses, museums, Disneyland® and Disney's California Adventure®, Knott's Berry Farm, Honda Center, Discovery Science Center and much more. Costa Mesa is 37 miles south of Los Angeles. Ten amenity-packed member hotels offer over 2,300 spacious guestrooms. To schedule media interviews, site visits or request images, please call the Costa Mesa Conference & Visitor Bureau directly at 888.588.9417 or email us.

The City of Costa Mesa offers an unbeatable combination of space and services for business and leisure travelers at ten participating Orange County hotels located in an exciting destination that is conveniently accessible by car, rail or air. For shoppers, there's the incomparable South Coast Plaza shopping center, where guests can enjoy a virtual visit to 17 countries without leaving the center. Designated the "City of the Arts," Costa Mesa is home to a theatre district including the world-class Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Tony® Award-winning South Coast Repertory Theatre and many fabulous restaurants. The city is a unique, upscale destination for sophisticated travelers and is rich in venues, events and activities of particular interest to the cultural tourist. However, its central location also makes it an ideal "base camp" for exploring all that Southern California has to offer.

Guestrooms/Meeting Space
There are more than 101,100 square feet of exceptional meeting space and over 2,300 guestrooms in the ten member hotels, with prices and amenities to suit every traveler's needs. Services at various hotels include catering, A/V and technical support, computer data ports in meeting rooms, convenient business-support centers, complimentary local transportation, airport shuttle service and much more.

Costa Mesa Conference & Visitor Bureau
The Bureau consists of ten member hotels plus two representatives from the City of Costa Mesa, and currently has a staff of four. Independent advertising and public relations consultants working under the direction of Paulette Lombardi-Fries, the Bureau's President, as well as the Bureau's Director of Marketing, Linda Ta, drive the Bureau's efforts to increase tourism to the city of Costa Mesa.

The ten hotel members of the Costa Mesa Conference & Visitor Bureau include:
Ayres Hotel & Suites: 714.549.0300
Best Western Plus Newport Mesa: 949.650.3020
Costa Mesa Marriott: 714.957.1100
Costa Mesa Residence Inn by Marriott: 714.241.8800
Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa Orange County: 714.557.3000
Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa: 714.540.7000
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites: 949.631.6000
Ramada Costa Mesa: 949.645.2221
The Westin South Coast Plaza: 714.540.2500
Avenue of the Arts Wyndham Hotel: 714.751.5100
Markets Served
The Bureau's mission is to increase leisure travel originating from major feeder markets, including southern and central California, San Francisco, San Diego, Scottsdale, Phoenix, Tucson and Las Vegas. Secondary targets include domestic and international travelers to Orange County.
For More Information
For specific hotel information, contact the sales departments at each of the hotels. The Bureau is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm. For general information, please call 714.786.8585. The toll-free number is 888.588.9417. Visit Costa Mesa online at www.TravelCostaMesa.com and contact us for media requests.

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