Nearby Attractions & Entertainment
From Downtown Disney® District restaurants to fabulous shops, sports arenas, museums and more, the best places to eat, drink and be entertained are within easy reach of Portofino Inn & Suites Anaheim. Check out more attractions in Anaheim here!
The Shops at Anaheim GardenWalk
The Shops at Anaheim GardenWalk is one of Anaheim’s top shopping, entertainment and dining destinations. Located just steps from DISNEYLAND® and a short walk from Portofino Inn & Suites, this chic and modern outdoor mall is sure to fulfill all of your shopping and dining needs. Browse a variety of upscale stores such as Hollister, The Sunglass Hut and Tommy Bahama or grab a bite at some of the world’s top restaurants and eateries like Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., P.F. Chang’s and McCormick & Schmick’s. There is also access to bowling, movies and 24 Hour Fitness. Please check the mall website as new stores are opening regularly.
Downtown Disney® District
Get away for a few hours and spend some quality time in an immersive Disney environment, all without an admission fee. The Downtown Disney District features open-air cafes, lively entertainment, nightclubs and a movie theater.
Angel Stadium is home to the 2002 World Champion Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. The stadium was renovated at a total cost estimated at $100 million and the project was completed in time for the Anaheim Angels’ Opening Day on April 1, 1998. Angel Stadium has a seating capacity of approximately 45,050 and benefits from the beautiful Orange County weather.
As one of Southern California’s premier entertainment and sports venues, Honda Center hosts a variety of first-class events each year, including concerts, sporting events and family shows. The 650,000-square-foot arena is home to the NHL Anaheim Ducks as well as the prestigious John R. Wooden Classic. Annual events include the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, the World Wrestling Entertainment and the Harlem Globetrotters.
Medieval Times California is a 70,000-square-foot castle located on seven acres in Buena Park. Offering shows 365 days a year, the European-style castle features a soaring tower, the elaborately decorated Hall of Arms, the Knight Club, an outdoor courtyard, an extensive gift shop, the Museum of Torture and an indoor stable area, where guests can view some of the castle’s horses as they prepare for each evening’s show.
Discovery Science Center
Imaginations twist and fly through more than 100 hands-on exhibits at Discovery Science Center in Santa Ana. Exhibits include Virtual Volleyball, a Bed of Nails, a Shake Shack and Dino Quest – the World’s First Interactive Dinosaur Adventure! Discovery Science Center has partnered with the Anaheim Ducks to showcase The Science of Hockey, a permanent exhibition that explores physics, physiology and flying pucks! This attraction is open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
House of Blues Anaheim
House of Blues® Anaheim at GardenWalk offers access to the world’s greatest musical entertainment, state-of-the-art lighting and sound, custom menus and mixology. This unique venue will exceed expectations of even the most discerning guest. It is easily one of the best restaurants in Anaheim. Accommodating 20 to 3,300 guests and conveniently located near the Anaheim Convention Center and DISNEYLAND® Resort, the talented staff handles every detail so you can just enjoy yourself!
Anaheim Packing District
Packed with plenty of unique merchants, history and charm, Anaheim’s Packing district should be a stop on everyone’s list. This downtown, cultural gem boasts delicious bites, live music and a variety of craft brews. The historic Packard Building and former Car Showroom, Farmers Park and restored citrus Packing House make up the Anaheim Packing District. Additionally, you can explore Cooks Chapel, a community kitchen private event venue, and The Backyard, an outdoor event area with a fireplace and an orange grove.