Best Rooms: To enjoy the best views, be sure to request a room facing the pool on floor 2.
3 star hotel
Area: Southeast Industrial District
2.27 mi from Santa Ana Zoo
Best Rooms: Book a poolside king for the best available view; otherwise, rooms will face a parking lot or the freeway.
Best Rooms: Days Inn Orange is encircled by equally tall buildings, blocking any potential views of the city.
Best Rooms: Rooms at Sky Palm Motel face different directions; however, they offer a similar view, which is of the other buildings and parking lot.
4 star hotel
Area: South Coast Metro, Costa Mesa
4.10 mi from Santa Ana Zoo
Best Rooms: One side of the hotel faces the lake, while the other faces the garden. So for the best views, request a lake view on floor 6 at the time of your reservation.
2.5 star hotel
Area: Garden Grove, Garden Grove
4.35 mi from Santa Ana Zoo
Best Rooms: Although the surrounding area of the hotel isn't scenic, rooms facing the pool may offer a better view.