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Get an overview of this hotelCosta Mesa hotel connected to South Coast Plaza


Cultural enclave

Connected by pedestrian bridge to South Coast Plaza's world-class shops, The Westin South Coast Plaza is within a block of the Orange County Performing Arts Center and the South Coast Repertory Theatre.

The Lobby Lounge overlooks a waterfall terrace and offers breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Heavenly rooms

Guestrooms at this Orange County Westin hotel feature Westin Heavenly Beds with foot-thick pillowtop mattresses and Westin Heavenly Baths with dual showerheads and plush bathrobes.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This hotel, built in 1975 and renovated in 2008, is connected by a pedestrian overpass to South Coast Plaza, a huge, upscale shopping center anchored by Bloomingdale's, Macy's, Saks Fifth Avenue, and Nordstrom; it is the largest shopping mall in California with over 250 stores. The Westin provides complimentary transportation to and from John Wayne-Orange County Airport. The shuttle leaves the airport every half-hour from 5:15 AM - 11:15 PM. Guests can also arrange pick-up 24 hours a day by calling the hotel upon arrival, using the number in the confirmation received after booking. A complimentary shuttle runs based on availability, within 5 miles of the hotel.

On weeknights, guests are invited to the lounge to sample regional wines, signature cocktails, champagne, and specialty vodka (surcharges). The Terrace poolside bar, open seasonally, serves drinks and light fare.

A 24-hour business center provides computer workstations (surcharge). Wireless Internet access is complimentary in the lobby. The hotel offers 26 conference rooms totaling 29,840 square feet (2,772 square meters) of event space.

This hotel is dog-friendly.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of floors - 16 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Meeting rooms 26 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 390 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2772 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 26 
  • Year Built 1975 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 29840 
  • Outdoor tennis courts 2 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Microwave (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 11.95 USD per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Down comforter 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Video-game console 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Pinot Provence - Lobby-level bistro reminiscent of Southern France. Two outdoor terraces. French and Mediterranean-inspired cuisine. Fine wines. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Lobby Lounge - Overlooking a cascading waterfall. Large-screen TV tuned to sports. Appetizers, full dinner menu, and cocktails. Open late afternoon to late evening.

The Terrace - Poolside bar on a terrace above a waterfall. Light fare and beverages. Open seasonally; at other times, guests can call for service from a phone by the pool.

Room service - Available 24 hours.

Nearby Things to Do

The Westin South Coast Plaza has an outdoor pool; two complimentary lighted outdoor tennis courts; and a fitness center with stationary bikes, stair machines, treadmills, and strength-training equipment. Cardio machines come with individual TV.

A running path is adjacent to the hotel. Both Newport Beach and Huntington Beach are within 10 miles. Pelican Hill Golf Club and Oak Creek Golf Club are within 11 miles of the Westin.

Ecotours are available nearby.

The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 1 AM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Pets allowed (no fees)


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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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