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The lively city of Buena Park is a popular tourist destination that offers year-round mild climate and premier proximity to Disneyland, shopping and beaches. In fact, Buena Park’s award-winning attractions, restaurants and hotels have earned it the distinction as one of the ‘Most Fun Small Towns’ in America by Rand McNally.
One of the city’s largest attractions Knott’s Berry Farm, was honored with the prestigious Linsberg Applause Award. The accolade is bestowed to the best amusement park’s in the world and it’s easy to see why Knott’s won with its first-class entertainment, storied past and thrilling rides — including one of the world’s longest and tallest wooden roller coasters, Ghost Rider.
Four time winner of Tripadvisor’s Certificate of Excellence Award and ranking amongst the most popular dinner shows in the country is Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament. Their popular venue offers jousting, sword fighting and a four course meal fit for a king. If looting and pillaging is more your style, Pirate’s Dinner Adventure welcomes landlubbers to partake in the World’s Most Interactive Dinner Show. Voted OC Weekly’s “Best Tourist Attraction in Orange County,” visitors are dazzled by the swashbuckling swordplay, aerial artistry and special effects.
Buena Park offers several esteemed restaurants including Coffee Code, named “Best Coffeehouse in Orange County” by OC Weekly. Chicago based company, Portillo’s and winner of five Silver Platter Awards for the best restaurant in the country serves up the tastiest sausages, Italian beef sandwiches and hamburgers around. For an affordable yet sophisticated menu visit Spencer’s Bistro, prepared by “Orange County’s 2014 Best Chef,” Spencer Kim. Of course no meal is complete without dessert and Farrell’s Ice Cream Parlor’s oversized treats have earned them the honor of Best Restaurant, Best Ice Cream and Nickelodeon’s Best Family Friendly Restaurant. Award-winning Chef’s Henry Cheng, Chili Yin and Li Che Chen offer the freshest pastries and desserts in town at 85°C Bakery Cafe. For the fourth year in a row, the café is recognized as one of the Best Taiwan Global Brands.
After a full day of excitement, rest well in one of Buena Park’s award -winning hotels like the Fairfield Inn and Suites. The properties updated rooms, complimentary breakfast, free Wi-Fi and friendly staff earned it Tripadvisor’s 2015 Certificate of Excellence Award. Voted Business of the Year by the Buena Park Chamber of Commerce, the Holiday Inn Hotel and Conference Center has undergone a multi-million dollar renovation featuring modern rooms, large renovated pool area and full service restaurant and bar.
VISIT BUENA PARK
Located just 5 miles from Disneyland, 10 miles from Huntington Beach and 20 miles from Los Angeles is the charming town of Buena Park. A vacation hot spot, the city is home to world-famous entertainment, interactive dinner shows and one-of-kind shopping. For more information please contact Visit Buena Park at 800-541-3953 or VisitBuenaPark.com.