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The Top Irish Pubs in OC

March 16th, 2015

Top Irish Pubs in OCIt is time to pull out your funkiest green outfit, find the Irish in you and head to one of the top Irish pubs in OC. These fun hot spots are awaiting your arrival for the celebration of the year. With lots of green beer and Irish beer to go around, you wouldn’t want to pass up any one of these top spots to rub elbows with the local leprechauns. Here is our list of the top Irish pubs in OC.

– Silky Sullivan’s Restaurant & Irish Pub

– Branagans Irish Pub

– Molly Blooms Irish Bar and Restaurant (voted number one in Orange County)

– Patsy’s Irish Pub

– O’hara’s Pub

Try one or try them all and say you had a happy St. Patrick’s day. If you enjoyed yourself to the max and need a place like home only closer, give us a call. We are happy to host you for the evening and give you a relaxing and comfortable stay to complete your St. Patrick’s day celebrations.

You don’t have to just visit while you are wearing green or on a specific holiday. These fantastic pubs will be here when you are. Book your stay with us and we will be honored to be your Anaheim hotel. We pride ourselves in excellent customer service and a relaxing getaway for you.

Orange County Restaurant Week 2015

March 6th, 2015

Orange County Restaurant Week 2015Where do you go when you want an amazing meal at a top restaurant without having to pay the full price? Orange County during OC Restaurant Week. Get great deals at some of the top restaurants this week only, March 1-7. Over 125 restaurants are participating this year after seven successful years of showing off the culinary skills of many local OC restaurants.

Orange County Restaurant Week 2015 is the perfect time to dine out with friends and family at new restaurants you have not yet tried. With special menu items, great prices and fantastic locations, it is the perfect opportunity to leave the cooking to the pros. Head over to Fashion Island to try out their top restaurants or go to the coast and enjoy a relaxing evening overlooking the ocean as you dine with your loved one.

For all the details to include a complete list of participating restaurants, specials, tips and suggestions, plus a number of other helpful information just check out OC Restaurant Week website. Also, head over to our online reservations and book your stay with us. We are the perfect way to end your wonderful evening out. Make it an all night affair and enjoy a peaceful, relaxing night’s sleep in one of our comfortable rooms. Check out our rates and specials as well. We are looking forward to treating you to a wonderful evening.

LEGOLAND

February 26th, 2015

LegolandWe have all the fun you can imagine right here in Anaheim. With a number of theme parks in the area, why would you want to go anywhere else on family vacation than here? As your Anaheim hotel, we are just a short distance from three theme parks making us the best location in the United States for a vacation with the little ones. Of course, we our just outside the gates of Disneyland and a short drive from Knott’s Berry Farm but even better, we have LEGOLANDjust down the road.

If you haven’t been to LEGOLAND, it should be at the top of your to do list with the kids. This fun adventures just waiting for you to take advantage. With more than 60 rides, factory tours and a 36,000 square foot aquarium, you will ask yourself why you haven’t visited before.

If your kids love LEGOS or even if they don’t, they will love seeing all of the LEGO models set up around the park. LEGOLAND park features more than 15,000 models created from more than 35 million LEGO bricks. Even parents marvel at this. Enjoy seeing all of the displays, riding the rides, SEA LIFE Aquarium and when you are hot and need to cool down, take a splash at the LEGOLAND Water Park.

LEGOLAND has it all and is a great weekend with so many things to entertain both you and the kids. Book your LEGOLAND hotel now with our online reservation system. It is quick and easy, making your vacation plans that much easier. We look forward to hosting you and showing you what great service is all about.

Affordable Fun at Knott’s Berry Farm

February 20th, 2015

affordable fun at knott's berry farmLooking for a fun family outing but not wanting to take out a second mortgage on your home? You are in luck! Anaheim has so much to see and do, it is the perfect place for a family vacation. Enjoy affordable fun at Knott’s Berry Farm. Just down the street from your Anahiem hotel, you can have a blast as a family without breaking the bank. Knott’s Berry Farm is 160 acres of paradise for the thrill seekers in your family which makes it a must do on your trip to Anaheim.

With rides appropriate for kids of all ages, parents included, the whole day will be packed with action and fun. Enjoy watching your little ones as they scream with joy or hop on the ride with them. Families love beating up on each other at the Wheeler Dealer Bumper Cars or cool off with a splash on the Timber Mountain Log Ride. When planning your visit, check out the entertainment schedule and squeeze in a little family friendly live entertainment as you rest your feet. Knott’s Berry farm is the ideal place for a short family getaway.

Be sure to book your stay with us online. It is fast, easy and convenient making you one step closer to making memories with the kids. We are excited to host you and make your affordable fun at Knott’s Berry Farm that much more affordable.

Laguna Beach Music Festival

February 12th, 2015

Laguna Beach music FestivalFind a little local flavor as well as foreign culture this weekend at the Laguna Beach Music Festival. Founded in 2003, this amazing and eventful festival bringing together a number of renowned musicians and local up and coming stars.

Performances and concerts have a variety of music to interest audiences of all ages. Visit a number of these performances and concerts. The daily performances offer free admission and is open to the public. Offering musical styles from Africa, Asia, Spain, Latin America, Middle East and the British Isles you will find a taste of something different in each performance.

Daily performances include:

– Los Angeles Percussion Quartet

– Live! Music & Kids

– Los Angeles Guitar Quartet

– LAGQ, LAPQ & Jeffery Holmes

– Phil Proctor

Evening concerts are:

Friday: Opening Concert

LAGQ Meets LAPQ and premier of Ymir

8:00 pm at Laguna Playhouse

Saturday: Valentine’s Day Concert

Spanish Romance and Passion

8:00 pm at Laguna Playhouse

Sunday: Don Quixote Brought to Life

The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote

3:00 pm at Laguna Playhouse

Daily concerts are open to the public (unless stated otherwise) and have free admission. Tickets for evening concerts can be purchased online. Tickets, more information, and a schedule of events is available at Laguna Beach Music Festival website.

Fun For FREE In OC!

January 29th, 2015

Fun for Free in OCNot only do we have affordable rates but as your Anaheim hotel we want to make sure you have fun that doesn’t leave a hole in your wallet while visiting with us. Take a look below at some of the fun activities in Orange County that you can enjoy for FREE! There is nothing better than fun for free in OC.

  • Orange County Art Walks: Experience the essence of Orange County without spending a dime. Take in the fresh air, sun and a variety of local art work at your own pace.
  • Hike/Bike Orange County Parks: With over 40,000 acres of open space there is enormous opportunity to get exercise while enjoying the beautiful surroundings in Orange County.
  • Bowers Museum: Visitors get to enjoy the museum, Kidseum and activities for FREE on the first Sunday of the month. That’s coming up so don’t miss out!
  • Orange County Farmer’s Market: You can have a great time shopping for local, fresh produce, sampling delicious foods and supporting local artist as you listen to live music. One of Orange County’s many farmers markets is the perfect place to soak up the sun and take in the atmosphere of Southern California.
  • Main Street and Huntington Beach Pier: Hit a couple of Orange County’s iconic hot spots. Main Street and the beautiful Huntington Beach Pier are just a few places to see and be seen. Watch a gorgeous Southern California sunset on the pier and you will never forget it.

Dana Point Whale Watching

January 21st, 2015

Dana Point Whale WatchingIf you have not had a chance to visit Dana Point, it should be on your to do list while visiting with us. Dana Point is the perfect costal hot spot to catch marine life in action. With a number of companies offering whale watching excursions, Dana Point whale watching is the perfect day trip for a family outing with life long memories. Kids love to be up close to the action as some of the largest mammals swim alongside the cruise ship. With excursions to fit every budget which keeps you from putting a hole in your wallet while having fun.

Dana Warf offers a number of whale watching excursions. Packaged deals are also available to fit your interests. Newport Landing Whale Watching excursions have ships that are specially made for marine wildlife viewing. Their 65 foot ship features indoor and outdoor seating as well as an upstairs sun deck giving you the opportunity to bask in the sun as you become a spectator of nature’s most majestic movie. Davey’s Locker has over 40 years of whale watching cruises under their belt and boasts of the highest number of sightings in California.

Make Dana Point your day trip getaway and enjoy educational fun with your family. We are happy to help you with directions, more recommendations and information. Just stop by our front desk and ask one of our friendly staff to point you in the right direction. We are sure you will find Dana Point whale watching a once in a lifetime opportunity that you won’t forget.

Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend

January 15th, 2015

Star Wars Half MarathonOnly steps from the park, we are excited to bring you closer to the fun as your Disneyland Hotel. With more excitement than anywhere else, Disneyland has so many activities throughout the year in addition to the fun within the park.

This weekend, join in the fun of the Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend. The festivities kick off Thursday night with the Wookie Welcome Party. With rides open exclusively for party goers, a dessert reception and a special meet and greet with your favorite Star Wars characters as well as classic Disney characters. Tickets are still available online so grab yours while they last!

The races begin Friday morning at 5:30 a.m. with the 5K race. Saturday morning hosts the 10K race followed by the Kids Races. The weekend will wrap up Sunday with the Star Wars Half Marathon. While the races are sold out, you can still cheer on the runners as the cross the finish line or line up along the race route to show your support. Each race will begin and end at the Disneyland Resort. Make it a family outing and become members of the ChEAR Squad, cheering on each runner with your very own Mickey ears. For more details about the weekend events and for registration or tickets visit the Star Wars Half Marathon website.

Eating Healthy in 2015

January 9th, 2015

Eating Healthy Start of the new year right by eating healthy and staying in shape. It is hard to stick to your work out routine or eating healthy while traveling but there are ways around the pitfalls most encounter while on vacation.

There are several healthy restaurants in our area that is a great alternative to fast food options. Junk Bar, Healthy Junk, Natural are some of the top spots in Anaheim for healthy dining. Offering a menu that will trim your waistline as you eat, you will soon see why so many locals love these spots. Not only do they have a delicious menu with fresh organic ingredients, but the fare will not make you feel like you are compromising by eating right.

Our breakfast buffet each morning offers various healthier and lighter options for you to start you day right. Choose from a number of hot and cold breakfast foods that are both heart healthy and easy on your figure. We also offer a state of the art fitness center for you to continue your workout routine. Grab your earbuds and get the beats pumping as you burn those calories. Our goal is to make you feel at home away from home so we take pride in offering you the amenities that help you stay on track for a healthier you.

Stick with your new year resolution and eat healthy in 2015, even when you are on vacation!

Disneyland’s New Year’s Eve Celebrations

December 31st, 2014

Disneyland's New Year's EveLooking for exciting family fun for your New Year’s Eve celebrations? Head on over to Disneyland to ring in the new year with your favorite Disney characters. It is a celebration you won’t want to miss. Just steps from your Anaheim hotel door, you can enjoy all the fun without fighting traffic, long drives or searching for parking spots. Disneyland’s New Year’s Eve celebrations top the charts and will leave you with lasting memories.

We are happy that you chose us as your Disneyland hotel and we are delighted to have such amazing celebrations so close that you can walk! Be sure to get to the park early, with epic numbers of visitors for this amazing night of fun, the park may limit entry to ensure a safe number of patrons within the park. Enjoy dance parties with DJ’s, live music, party favors and to top it all off, fireworks and a midnight countdown. Holiday lights are still up decorating the park in bright beautiful holiday cheer and the Christmas parade is still going strong throughout the day. Kids and adults alike will enjoy the family friendly celebration building new memories together as 2015 rolls around.

After an evening of fantastic excitement and lively atmosphere, crawl into bed without the hustle and bustle of the New Year’s crowd. You can be dreaming before everyone else even gets home.

 

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