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Nearby recommended attractions:

Heisler Park
Heisler Park(Laguna Beach)
Attraction type: Parks
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Mission San Juan Capistrano
Mission San Juan Capistrano(San Juan Capistrano)
Owner description: Visit the birthplace of Orange County, California Landmark and Museum. The most beautiful mission in the world and renowned for return of the swallows. Guided tours daily and... more Owner description: Visit the birthplace of Orange County, California Landmark and Museum. The most beautiful mission in the world and renowned for return of the swallows. Guided tours daily and audio tour available in English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, and Vietnamese. Hands-on activities include California Missions Resource Studio, Curiosity Carts, Native American Basket Weaving, Koi Fish Feeding, and Panning for Gold and Adobe Brick Making. The site itself serves as a living outdoor museum with original buildings constructed by Native Americans in the 18th century including the Serra Chapel, Ruins of the Great Stone Church, and the original padres’ quarters of the South Wing. Relax in peaceful and stunning gardens. less
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Crystal Cove State Park
Crystal Cove State Park(Laguna Beach)
Attraction type: Beaches; State Parks
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Pageant of the Masters
Pageant of the Masters(Laguna Beach)
Owner description: Located on the Festival of Arts grounds is one of the most unique theatrical productions in the world, the Pageant of the Masters. Watch real people be magically transformed into... more Owner description: Located on the Festival of Arts grounds is one of the most unique theatrical productions in the world, the Pageant of the Masters. Watch real people be magically transformed into life-sized re-creations of famous works of art. A live narrator guides you through the story of each living picture accompanied by a full orchestra. Shows are nightly. There is nothing like it anywhere... only in Laguna Beach. less
Attraction type: Points of Interest & Landmarks
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Dana Point Harbor
Dana Point Harbor(Dana Point)
Attraction type: Piers & Boardwalks
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Peppino's Italian Family Restaurant
Peppino's Italian Family Restaurant
Ranked #1 of 85 Restaurants in Aliso Viejo
Price: $9 - $28
Cuisines: Seafood, Italian, Pizza
Good for: Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
OPAH Restaurant & Bar
OPAH Restaurant & Bar
Ranked #2 of 85 Restaurants in Aliso Viejo
Price: $30 - $40
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
The Original Pancake House
The Original Pancake House
Ranked #3 of 85 Restaurants in Aliso Viejo
Cuisines: American
Good for: Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Thai Bite
Thai Bite
Ranked #4 of 85 Restaurants in Aliso Viejo
Price: $10 - $25
Cuisines: Asian, Thai
Good for: Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Panini Cafe
Panini Cafe
Ranked #5 of 85 Restaurants in Aliso Viejo
Price: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Greek
Good for: Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Hilton Garden Inn Irvine / Orange County Airport
3.5 of 5
Hilton Garden Inn Irvine / Orange County Airport
$125 - $251
Ranked #2 of 22 Hotels in Irvine
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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Irvine - Spectrum
3.5 of 5
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Irvine - Spectrum
$123 - $296
Ranked #3 of 22 Hotels in Irvine
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Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel
2.5 of 5
Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel
$119 - $229
Ranked #4 of 12 Hotels in Dana Point
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Homewood Suites by Hilton Aliso Viejo Laguna Beach
3.0 of 5
Homewood Suites by Hilton Aliso Viejo Laguna Beach
$124 - $250
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Aliso Viejo
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Renaissance ClubSport Aliso Viejo Laguna Beach Hotel
3.5 of 5
Renaissance ClubSport Aliso Viejo Laguna Beach Hotel
$119 - $346
Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Aliso Viejo
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Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Laguna Hills Lodge
2.5 of 5
Laguna Hills Lodge
$100 - $137
Ranked #1 of 4 Hotels in Laguna Hills
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Monarch Beach Resort
5.0 of 5
Monarch Beach Resort
$382 - $838
Ranked #1 of 12 Hotels in Dana Point
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Montage Laguna Beach
5.0 of 5
Montage Laguna Beach
$811 - $1,101
Ranked #1 of 22 Hotels in Laguna Beach
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The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
5.0 of 5
The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
$571 - $1,065
Ranked #2 of 12 Hotels in Dana Point
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