Lodging & Dining

Embedded Map

For your convenience we have included an embedded map with the locations of restaurants as well as hotel/motels in close proximity to the Ventura County Fairgrounds. Restaurants are indicated by the red pins and the hotel/motels are indicated by the turquoise pins.

You can zoom in on the map, scrolling with your mouse wheel, to get a closer view of areas of interest. If you are inspecting the establishments on the right side menu, and want to find the location, click on the pin in the menu and it will show you where it is on the map.


Here is a list of ten pet friendly hotel/motels in the Ventura area that is listed in Expedia. The lodging establishments are identified on the map with the light blue pins, and are found at the bottom of the description menu on the right.


There are many excellent dining establishments near the Ventura County Fairgrounds. Through the use of a couple of online rating sites, Trip Advisor and Yelp, here are their recommendations:

Trip Advisor: The best restaurants in Ventura. The list is sorted by Trip Advisor’s top 50 ranking.

Yelp: The best restaurants in Downtown, Ventura.