Soul Quench; it’s that moment when you dive into a hotel pool after a full day of Disneyland, where you go from complete happy exhaustion to lighting the afterburners into an evening of fun.
As locals, there’s never been a more once-in-a-lifetime chance to visit this special backyard oasis where Disneyland is open to California residents (at only and at max 25% capacity) and the hotels that dot the nearby Anaheim landscape are offering up some local-only discounts. With all those short lines, you can easily get away for a few days, get a hotel fit for the whole family, and do some necessary soul-quenching of your own.
Cambria Hotel & Suites Anaheim Resort is one of Anaheim’s shiniest brand new modern hotels with enough cool factor to please the choosiest of families. Not only can you kick back in a seven-person family suite complete with bunk beds, but kids can also enjoy a 30,000 square foot outdoor waterpark. Later at night, the whole family can stretch out and watch an outdoor movie, and even order in from the local fast-casual dining options which are walkable. 101 E KATELLA AVE., ANAHEIM 714-520-3200 | Special: 5% off best available rate. Reservations and info
The Hyatt House at Anaheim Resort Convention Center is a music-lovers dream, where the popular Candlelight string quartet plucks and bows classical selections of Vivaldi. The relaxing rooftop pool evening is a perfect way to unwind and soak up the cool nighttime ambiance. 1800 S HARBOR BLVD., ANAHEIM. 714-971-1800 | Special: 20% off best available rate. Hotel reservations and Concert series are separate. (12-minute walk to Disneyland.)
Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel & Water Playground is close enough to Disneyland to take that perfect mid-day pool break as it’s only a quick eight-minute stroll across the street. Kids will absolutely love the Castaway Cove water playground that is complete with mini-waterslides, splash pads, and pools while you can kick back and recharge for a fun evening.1380 S HARBOR BLVD., ANAHEIM | Special: 15% off best available rate. Reservations and info.
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