Candlewood Suites Orange County/Irvine East

3 South Pointe DriveLake Forest92630USA

About Candlewood Suites Orange County/Irvine East

Candlewood Suites Orange County/Irvine East is an economy, all-suites hotel located in Lake Forest, California.

The air-conditioned rooms offer free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, DVD player, ensuite, hairdryer, ironing set, desk, dining table and kitchenette with microwave, stovetop, tea and coffee maker, toaster, refrigerator, dishwasher, dishes, glasses and silverware. Adjoining rooms are also available.

The pet friendly, non-smoking hotel features limited front desk hours, multilingual staff, free parking, front desk safe, business center, fitness center, dry cleaning service, weekly housekeeping and outdoor gazebo with grills and patio furniture.

Guests can visit the Candlewood Cupboard for provisions like drinks, treats, snacks and frozen entrées.

Candlewood Suites Orange County/Irvine East is approximately a 15-minute drive to the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater and Irvine Spectrum Center. Other points of interest include Etnies Skate Park of Lake Forest, Heritage Hill Historic Park and Saddleback Valley Volleyball Club.


3 South Pointe Drive, Lake Forest, CA, 92630, USA
Telephone: +1(949)5989105 | Fax: +1(949)5989353 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Computer with internet
  • Convenience store
  • Elevator
  • Express check-in / out
  • Gym
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • Terrace
  • Washing machine

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / hallways
  • Deaf accessibility equipment
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib

Positive Reviews

Ideal for Southern California

Guests remarked that it's close to locations like Laguna Beach and Disney. So if you're looking to explore Southern California, a number of guests said they like the proximity of this hotel since it's about 15 minutes to 30 minutes (depending on traffic) to most locations.

Amenities Offer a Home Feel

Visitors mentioned that they enjoyed having a free laundry, a spacious suite and even outdoor amenity such as a patio with gas grills for barbecuing outside. Guests mentioned if you're looking for something with more of a home feel than a hotel vibe this is the place.

Calm Quiet Neighborhood

A number of guests enjoyed the fact that is not situated near a super busy area so they weren't disturbed by traffic patterns. Plus, since the front desk is open during limited hours, the area was usually quiet in the evenings.

Negative Reviews

Lacks Daily Housekeeping

Some guests remarked that they weren't too happy with the fact there is no daily housekeeping. So, for anyone who expects those kinds of amenities they may be disappointed. However, it should be noted that guests can receive new linens and towels if they bring them to the front desk.

Lacks Breakfast Meal

No breakfast is served here although some reservation sites mentioned this feature is included in the rate. The majority of guests, however, understood that this is a no-frills extended-stay location and didn't expect a meal.

No Issues Reported

So far, no recent negative opinion has been expressed by guests about this hotel.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 1227 reviews across the web
8 /10
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    7.2 /10
8 out of 10 based on 1227 reviews