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Hampton Inn Irvine East - Lake Forest

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27102 Towne Center Drive, Lake Forest, CA 92610 (Formerly Hampton Inn South Orange County)
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Santa Clara, California
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had the most unbelievable experience with Fernando Chavez at Hampton Inn. My grandchildren, after a long drive, were promised a swim. The hotel I booked had no pool. All the hotels in the area were booked so we were so depressed and Fernando saved the day by allowing us to swim even though we were not staying at his... More 

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NJ
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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on a Thursday night and a Saturday night. Great location for us, as we were close to family as well as many stores, restaurants, etc. The breakfasts selection was different on each stay! The front-desk staff was friendly and professional!

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Thank ckyllek
Fernando C, Manager at Hampton Inn Irvine East - Lake Forest, responded to this review

We were glad you enjoyed the daily selection for breakfast, and the close proximity to local restaurants. We were happy your stay was enjoyable and we hope to see you again on your next visit to Foothill Ranch. More 

Abingdon, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
45 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A typical US business hotel in the mid price range. Helpful staff and reasonably clean. The décor is a little jaded and tired, the pool a little small but as a place to stay it is OK. Nice touches are the images against each room to help you realise you are trying to get into someone else's room! The breakfast... More 

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Thank Colin W
Fernando C, Manager at Hampton Inn Irvine East - Lake Forest, responded to this review

We thank you for sharing your experience with us we were very sorry to hear your breakfast experience was less than favorable. We provided a breakfast with fresh fruit, waffles, assortment of pastries and warm eggs and a protein to complement any diet. We hope this was a isolated experience, and do hope to see you in the near future.... More 

Gilbert, Arizona
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our stay at this location. It was convenient to shopping and restaurants. The beds were very comfy. There was a nuce selection of breakfast foods. Coffee and water were available 24hrs a day in the lobby.

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Thank Christina D
Fernando C, Manager at Hampton Inn Irvine East - Lake Forest, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are very lucky to be located near great shopping areas, and nice restaurants. Island Burgers, Chilies, and Red Robin are few located near us, to complete any appetite we also have a In & Out less than 3 miles away. Hope... More 

San Diego, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's your basic family friendly hotel. Luckily, I booked my room early so I was able to choose my room away from the elevator. They have complimentary breakfast served from 6 to 10 that gets pretty busy but it's a nice spread. It's located further away from Disneyland but it's not that bad of a drive. Plus, it's better priced... More 

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Fernando C, Manager at Hampton Inn Irvine East - Lake Forest, responded to this review

We glad you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for sharing your experience. We also hope you had a great time at Disneyland and look forward to your next visit. We will keep the coffee on and the Waffles warm for your next visit to Foothill Ranch. Thank you! More 

Scottsdale, AZ.
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always enjoy the great Service and Amenities. The Full Service Breakfasts are always "Awesome"... This Location is totally convenient for Restaurants and any shopping you may need. Close to the Freeway system as well.

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Fernando C, Manager at Hampton Inn Irvine East - Lake Forest, responded to this review

We thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us, we are greatly excited to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are very lucky to be located in such a great area. A Movie theater, Target, CVS, Ralphs, Wal-Mart, and some very nice restaurants such as Outback, and Urban Grill to name a few.... More 

Irvine East, United States
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous hotel!! Super friendly staff upon check-in. The hotel manager checked us in and was very welcoming! Everything was clean. The complimentary breakfast was great!! Everyone was really helpful with directions. :)

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Fernando C, Manager at Hampton Inn Irvine East - Lake Forest, responded to this review

Thank for your kind words we do appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us. We enjoy sharing our Hamptonality with our guests, along with the great offerings Foothill and Irvine have to offer. The Irvine Great Park, Irvine Spectrum and the great hiking trails that Foothill Ranch offer with great views of sunsets and Saddleback Mountian.... More 

Bullhead City, Arizona
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While I wasn't expecting five star accommodations this was still a disappointing experience. I arrived at 3pm which is the listed check in time and was told that they didn't have any clean rooms available. The wait time would be 30 minutes which wouldn't work for me as I had to get ready for an event I was attending that... More 

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Fernando C, Manager at Hampton Inn Irvine East - Lake Forest, responded to this review

We thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us, we strive for excellence. We apologize for any inconvenience, we do hope this isolated incident will not keep you from visiting us in the future. We do hope to see you again in the future. More 

Chicago, Illinois
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

I stay at this location for the price and it's our company hotel. Outside of Rick, the hotel staff are horrible. Although getting better lately. Coming from Marriot I expected more based off of other people's feedback regarding Hampton Inns.

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Fernando C, Manager at Hampton Inn Irvine East - Lake Forest, responded to this review

We thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us we were very sorry that your encounters with some staff members were less than favorable. We strive for excellence and as you can read from previous reviews this is not typical. We hope that you will still consider us in the future. Thank you. More 

Bear, Delaware
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Our stay at Hampton Inn, Lake Forest, CA was very enjoyable. It was reasonably priced and provided a hot complimentary breakfast each morning with freshly baked chocolate chip cookies and fresh fruit each night in the lobby. The room was clean and the staff was extremely helpful. We would recommend this hotel to others.

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Fernando C, Manager at Hampton Inn Irvine East - Lake Forest, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with us, we were very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We strive to share our Hamptonality with our guests and are excited to hear when we succeed. We look forward to you your next visit to Foothill Ranch area, hope to see you soon. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hampton Inn Irvine/East Forest Lake hotel has something to offer both business and leisure guests. It is close to the headquarters of major businesses, including Fujitsu, Panasonic, Parker-Hannifin and Oakley, and also only minutes from popular leisure activities such as Disneyland(R) Resort, Newport Beach, Laguna Beach, Irvine Spectrum, Orange County Great Park, and downtown Irvine. Enjoy spacious rooms with free WiFi, iron, flat screen TV complimentary WiFi access throughout the hotel, 24-hour fitness center, outdoor pool, 24-hour business center, 24-hour Suite Shop and free daily hot breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hampton Inn Irvine East - Lake Forest

Address: 27102 Towne Center Drive, Lake Forest, CA 92610 (Formerly Hampton Inn South Orange County)
Location: United States > California > Orange County > Lake Forest
Price Range: $139 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hampton Inn Irvine East - Lake Forest 2.5*
Number of rooms: 84
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Also Known As:
Hampton Inn South Orange County Hotel Foothill Ranch
Hampton Inn Foothill Ranch
Foothill Ranch Hampton Inn
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Lake Forest
#2 Family Hotel in Lake Forest
#3 Business Hotel in Lake Forest
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