Best Western 27174 Ortega Hwy, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 This Best Western hotel, also known as The Capistrano Inn, is part of the national hotel chain. Located near the town…More center and business area, the hotel is popular with tourists coming to visit the historic Mission, and also with business travelers who take advantage of its 150-person conference center. Amenities include a swimming pool and exercise equipment. Best Western also offers a shuttle bus that takes guests to local attractions.
Forster Mansion National Historic Landmark 27182 Ortega Hwy, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 The Forster Mansion is a historic special event venue located in the heart of San Juan Capistrano. The Mansion was built…More in 1910 by a successful rancher and the grandson of the immigrant, Don Juan Forster, one of the founding fathers of California. The restored property is now a special event venue that may be rented for weddings, anniversaries or business corporate functions. It has an in-house catering team who will be able to assist in creating a memorable special event in a beautiful and historic setting. There is a Best Western motel adjacent to the property that is perfect for out-of-town guests.
Cowboy Cabin 31843 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 This is the local office for an Internet business and retail antique store that is located in Montana. It is owned by…More "Cowboy Ron" and Eila Turner. They're in the business of supplying antique furniture, collectibles and gifts that have a western theme. Since San Juan Capistrano is famous for its authentic cowboy culture, many of their items are found here in town. They also have an impressive stock of Native American jewelry, pottery and fabrics. This small office is located in one of the town's most historic buildings, the Domingo Yorba Adobe, the home and farm of the town's founder. If interested customers wish to get in touch with the Turners, it's best to do so via their email and website to make an appointment, since they're not always in town.
Hummingbird House Cafe 26711 Verdugo St, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 The Hummingbird House Cafe is located in the Los Rios Street Historic District, the oldest section of the town and the…More area's actual first street. It is situated adjacent to the train station as well as other sight-seeing haunts. The area is best enjoyed by foot so customers can wander through the old buildings, the boutique shopping and restaurants. Hummingbird Cafe is in one of these landmark buildings, the 1878 Combs House. Considering the quaint western appearance, one would expect to find the usual American cafe fair, but when you enter the kitchen of owners Milen Tsekov and Mariana Artatchka you will discover the authentic homemade cuisine of their native Greece. Menu items include coffee, sandwiches, wraps and Greek favorites such as stuffed grape leaves and hummus dip with drizzled Greek olive oil drizzled and pita chips. Make sure to order a homemade Greek pastry such as Baklava along with a cup of hot espresso.
The Tea House on Los Rios is located on the picture-perfect section of San Juan Capistrano. It is the oldest and the…More first street ever built in the town and it is best toured by foot. The Tea House is a throw-back in time and it has the intimate feeling of sitting in an old English Victorian parlor, but with a touch of California western style. It is a popular choice of locals for their weddings, anniversaries and other special events.
The menu offers assorted teas, sandwiches, soups and salads and other savory treats to accompany the teas. It also has a small gift shop where tea, china pots, candy and cookies are sold. It has a small parking lot for guests, but additional parking is available on the other side of the train track near the station, or on the west side at the Rios Park.