Relax and soak up the warm California sunshine when you cruise down south and experience 10 miles of uninterrupted coastline where you can surf, play volleyball, walk or bicycle, shop, and visit a great pier and enjoy ocean views. Just a short drive from the Embassy Suites Anaheim South, water and sun-worshippers alike will find bliss at Huntington Beach – also fondly known as Surf City USA. With its ample opportunities to surf, swim, sunbathe, and just relax and soak up the warm California sunshine.
Laguna Beach is southern California’s premier, coastal destination, located in-between LA & San Diego. Enjoy Main Street Beach, shop around at downtown art galleries and boutique stores or find a cove and spend a relaxing day on the beach. Laguna Beach boasts seven miles of picturesque coastlines, where you’ll find beachgoers of all ages soaking up the sun, scuba diving, snorkeling, paddle boarding, and more.
Visit this coastal fantasyland where leisure and style combine in 9 unique charming neighborhoods. Enjoy its vast beaches, bustling boardwalk, and two piers, which offer unique restaurant dining. Surfers can experience the best breaks on The Wedge, while families enjoy the Fun Zone on the Balboa Peninsula.
The Outlets at Orange are a great place to spend the day! It’s Orange County’s only outlet shopping center that boasts over 120 upscale shops and boutiques including, Last Call by Neiman-Marcus, Nordstrom Rack, DKNY, and Bose, as well as several dining options, AMC and IMAX movie theaters, bowling and more.
South Coast Plaza offers luxury shopping experience with boutiques, personal shopping services, and upscale amenities all within a short distance from Embassy Suites Anaheim- South. South Coast Plaza is recognized internationally for its supreme retail and award-winning restaurants.
Anaheim GardenWalk provides a one-of-a-kind guest experience and a world-class gathering place for locals and visitors. The 460,000 square-foot outdoor dining, shopping and entertainment destination is situated in the heart of the Anaheim Resort District. Anaheim GardenWalk offers guests extraordinary dining experiences, lively nightlife, trendy shops, a state-of-the-art cinema complex and an upscale bowling lounge.
Zoos and Aquariums
With a unique emphasis on the animals and plants of Central and South America, the 20-acre Santa Ana Zoo at Prentice Park maintains an extensive primate collection. Experience over a dozen species from around the world – as well an Amazonian aviary, a replicated section of the Brazilian rainforest and the ever-popular Zoofari Express children’s train.
Located in Balboa Park, San Diego, the San Diego Zoo is home to over 3,700 animals of more than 650 species. One of the only zoos in the world to house a giant panda, the San Diego Zoo provides visitors a delightful Australian experience, complete with koalas, marsupials, kookaburras and so much more.
Located on Rainbow Harbor in Long Beach, California, this public aquarium features a collection of over 11,000 animals, representing over 500 species with notable and entertaining characters including the trio of sea otters: Harpo, Milo and Maggie, as well as an impressive shark lagoon and much more.