Ride Roller Coasters, See a Concert or Shop in Santa Ana
Enjoy easy access to a variety of exciting things to do, from shopping to sunbathing, when you stay at the Country Inn & Suites, John Wayne Airport, CA. Sports fans appreciate our location less than 10 miles from Angels baseball at Angel Stadium and Anaheim Ducks ice hockey at the Honda Center. If your kids need some fun in the sun, Newport Beach is about 10 minutes away, and Huntington Beach is about a 20-minute drive. Our hotel is also a convenient home base for both Disneyland®
and Knott's Berry Farm amusement parks. Want to browse the racks for a new outfit? Head to South Coast Plaza or The District.Family Fun
- Discovery Cube Orange County (5.6 miles)
Launch a rocket in the Rocket Fuel Station, or soar over Orange County in a virtual helicopter at this science museum. Keep kids educated and entertained with more than 100 hands-on activities and exhibits.
Phone: +1 (714) 542-2823
- Disneyland® (11 miles)
For a wonder-filled day, enjoy the thrilling rides, delicious dining and exciting shows at this world-famous amusement park. Don't miss the fireworks finale over Sleeping Beauty Castle at the end of your day.
Phone: +1 (714) 781-4636
- Knott's Berry Farm (17.2 miles)
This 160-acre amusement park provides fun for the whole family with roller coasters, waterslides and live entertainment. One of the highlights, Ghost Town, features glass blowers, blacksmiths and potters.
Phone: +1 (714) 220-5200
- Newport Beach (8.2 miles)
While surfing and sunbathing are big draws to Newport Beach, this coastal destination also boasts a seaside amusement park with a Ferris wheel and ocean views.
- Huntington Beach (11.4 miles)
Visit this 9.5-mile stretch of sandy beach to swim, sunbathe or surf. During your outing to Huntington Beach, don't miss the Huntington Beach Pier, the Main Street beachwear shops and the International Surfing Museum.
- Laguna Beach (17.1 miles)
Spend the day in Laguna Beach strolling the shoreline, browsing art galleries and exploring coves that make this small coastal city a can’t-miss family outing.
- The District (2 miles)
From jewelry and shoes to purses and household goods, The District features a diverse directory of retailers for all of your shopping needs. When you want a break, enjoy a meal at one of the on-site restaurants.
Phone: +1 (714) 259-9090
- South Coast Plaza (3 miles)
South Coast Plaza is the West Coast’s largest mall and offers upscale shopping with 250 boutiques. Dine at one of 30 restaurants, or catch a live show at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, located on site.
Phone: +1 (800) 782-8888
Sports and Entertainment
- Angel Stadium (8.3 miles)
Head to Angel Stadium to cheer on the Los Angeles Angels baseball team or see a top musical act perform live.
Phone: +1 (714) 940-2000
- Honda Center (9 miles)
Watch the Anaheim Ducks hockey team shoot for goals at this 17,000-seat arena, which also welcomes wrestling events, concerts and sports tournaments.
Phone: +1 (714) 704-2500
- Anaheim Convention Center & Arena (9.5 miles)
Attend both indoor and outdoor events at this massive multipurpose venue, home to concerts, trade shows, receptions and much more.
Phone: +1 (714) 765-8950