The best of Orange County — get cheap hotel deals and travel deals
Vacationers in Orange County, California, never ask what there is to do, but rather it’s more of a question of what to choose from the many activities this area in Southern California offers. Orange County is jam-packed with activities for everyone. Popular beaches, indulgent spas, shopping districts, theme parks, and the great outdoors to the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ana Mountains are just some of the things you’ll find. Having fun in Orange County doesn’t have to come with a big price tag though because the AARP® Travel Center powered by Expedia® for senior citizens is filled with great discounts and deals on hotels in Orange County.
AARP members can receive either Expedia’s lowest rate on Orange County hotels or their AARP hotel discount, whichever of the two yields the better savings. And when you book your Orange County flights, hotel, and car rental together, you’ll save even more.
Get great deals on oceanfront Orange County hotels
Whether you want to bask in the luxury of a resort near the Pacific Coast beaches or you desire a more modest hotel for the family near one of the theme parks, you can find great rates and discounts on Orange County hotels at the AARP Travel Center. You’ll land discount rates on hotels near Anaheim, Long Beach, Huntington Beach, and Newport Beach, just to name a few popular spots. Keep in mind, even if you stay at one of the reasonable hotels closer to Interstate 405, you can still dine at the various restaurants and relax at the spas at many of the resort facilities closer to the coast.
Orange County’s world-famous theme parks
One of the most popular attractions in the area is Disneyland®. The theme park in Anaheim has been thrilling visitors since its opening in 1955. Also in the area is Knott’s Berry Farm in Buena Park, which features 160 acres of rides, shows, and fun activities for everyone. Find the best discounts on hotels near Disneyland® and other theme parks at the AARP Travel Center, especially when vacationing with the grandchildren in tow.
The beach, the open highway, and the great outdoors – all in Orange County
A day at the beach is easy to accomplish in Orange County whether you are in search of the perfect wave for surfing or quiet time to catch some sun. Upscale Newport Beach offers numerous boating possibilities, while Laguna Beach features the best beaches in the area, alongside an off-beat art scene. And surfers will have to hit Huntington Beach, a.k.a. “Surf City,” as well as “The Wedge,” a famous surfer hotspot along Newport Beach. You can explore Orange County’s 40 miles of coastline by bike or by foot on the scenic Santa Ana Riverbed Trail or the bike path running from Marina del Rey to San Diego. Take your golf clubs to one of the courses overlooking the Pacific, and don’t miss the impressive historical site of the Mission San Juan Capistrano. And, if you’ve always wanted to drive a portion of the Pacific Coast Highway, check out the Orange County rental cars offered through the AARP Travel Center, and cruise down U.S.1.
Orange County luxury abounds for shoppers, diners, and spa goers
Orange County is known for its luxury shopping malls. South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa – a megamall of top label stores – attracts more than 24 million visitors a year. Fashion Island in Newport Beach presents more than 200 stores connected with open courtyards near the coast. You’ll also find a cornucopia of indulgent spas along Orange County’s coast, in addition to an enticing collection of fine restaurants with ocean views.
Orange County vacation packages — book together and save
Looking for hot deals on Orange County vacations? Seniors can find them at the AARP Travel Center. Whether you’re looking for hotels near Anaheim, Costa Mesa, Newport Beach, or Laguna Beach, book reservations for your Orange County flights, hotel, and car rental together at the AARP Travel Center for the most affordable packages. Enjoy great deals on airfare, exclusive hotel specials, and car rental discounts.