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1.5 miles to John Wayne


Hotel Zessa boasts a desirable location for travelers, exceptionally close to John Wayne Airport, offering unparalleled convenience for those flying in or out. Additionally, we are comfortably situated within easy reach of other major airports in the region, including Long Beach Airport/LGB (20.9 miles), Los Angeles International Airport/LAX (41.2 miles), and Ontario International Airport/ONT (44.1 miles).

Segerstrom Center at night
1.6 Miles

Segerstrom Center For The Arts/OCMA

Discover the cultural heartbeat of Orange County at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts and the Orange County Museum of Art (OCMA), both located a short drive from Hotel Zessa. The Segerstrom Center is a beacon of artistic excellence, offering a diverse array of performances from Broadway shows to classical concerts.

2 - 7 miles


Two of the area’s most popular and iconic shopping centers are just a short drive away. South Coast Plaza (1.7 miles away) is a world-class shopping destination renowned for its luxury boutiques, diverse culinary offerings, and elegant ambiance, while Fashion Island (7 miles away) stands as an open-air oasis of high-end shopping and dining. With its stunning ocean views, lush landscaping, and an array of top-tier retailers and gourmet eateries, it's truly a can’t-miss experience.

4 Miles

OC Fair & Event Center

Explore the vibrant OC Fair & Events Center, a hub of diverse events, and the famous annual Orange County Fair. From thrilling rides and live concerts to culinary delights and cultural exhibitions, it's a place where every visit promises new discoveries and unforgettable experiences.

UCI Monument signage
5.8 Miles

University of California, Irvine

Hotel Zessa is a perfect haven for those visiting the University of California, Irvine, renowned for its academic excellence, innovative research, and beautiful campus. Conveniently located just a short drive away, we cater to students, potential students, alumni, faculty, and parents with its blend of comfort and convenience. 

Discovery Cube in Irvine
7 miles


Just for kids, the Discovery Cube is an inspiring educational museum that offers over 100 hands-on exhibits, plus on-going science-based programs to create a meaningful impact of the community.

Corporate professional on a phone call
7.8 miles

Irvine Corporate Park/Irvine

Hotel Zessa, with its prime location and amenities, is the ideal accommodation for guests engaging in business or meetings with the Irvine Company. Situated in the heart of Orange County, we are just a stone's throw away from the Irvine Company's headquarters as well as several other major Irvine corporations.

10 miles

Angel Stadium

Experience the thrill of America's pastime at Angel Stadium, home of the MLB's Anaheim Angels, just a quick drive from Hotel Zessa. Take a self in front of the iconic “Big A” sign for a true “only in the OC moment.” Angel Stadium also hosts several popular events and concerts year-round.

11 Miles

Wild Rivers Water Park

Wild Rivers Water Park offers a splash-filled adventure with unique, innovative water rides and attractions in a lush, tropical environment. It's a place where families and thrill-seekers alike can enjoy a day of fun under the sun, with winding water slides, relaxing lazy rivers, and interactive play areas, all creating an unforgettable family-friendly experience.

Anaheim Convention Center
11.5 miles

Anaheim Convention Center

The Anaheim Convention Center, located conveniently near Hotel Zessa, is a premier destination for major conferences, trade shows, and events in Southern California. As the largest exhibition facility on the West Coast, it offers a vast, state-of-the-art space that hosts various events, from industry-leading conventions to spectacular cultural gatherings.

12 miles


A mere hop from Hotel Zessa, Disneyland, the original enchanted kingdom of Walt Disney, beckons with its iconic fairy-tale castle, beloved characters, and a magical array of rides and attractions. Here, every corner is steeped in wonder, from the nostalgic charm of Main Street, U.S.A., to the futuristic thrills of Tomorrowland, offering a special experience that captivates the hearts of both the young and the young at heart.

12 miles


The sunkissed sands, boutique shopping, craft dining, and Huntington and Newport Beach nightlife are just a short drive away. Let the golden sun be the backdrop to your trip while the soothing waves provide the ultimate vacation soundtrack.

Honda Center Aerial
12 miles


Just minutes from Hotel Zessa is Anaheim’s Honda Center, an indoor arena and home to the Anaheim Ducks of the NHL and a full calendar of concerts and annual events, including Disney on Ice.

12 Miles


Discover the city's culinary heart at the Anaheim Packing District, a vibrant foodie paradise featuring a culinary collection of over 30 artisans offering eclectic food and drinks in a renovated historic 1919 citrus packing-house setting.

18 Miles

Knott's Berry Farm

A short drive from Hotel Zessa, Knott's Berry Farm offers a unique blend of exhilarating roller coasters, classic family attractions, and the charming ambiance of a bygone era, making it a truly one-of-a-kind destination for fun-seekers of all ages.

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Hilton Honors

Points & Perks

As a part of the Hilton family of hotels we invite guests to enjoy member perks like points, Digital Key, and of course the signature DoubleTree cookie upon arrival. Not a member, no problem. Sign up at the front desk or using this link.