If you’re in town for a convention or corporate business meeting, there is a good chance that your free time is going to be extremely limited. But with a little planning, you can use those precious spare hours to discover a few of Santa Clarita’s hidden gems.

hyattYou’ve got to be up and ready for a meeting, so why not have breakfast in one of our Santa Clarita hotels? Enjoy the free breakfast most hotels provide, often times cooked to order, or order room service where available. Hyatt Regency Valencia offers warm oatmeal to kick-start your day that comes with 8 different mix-ins to add to your hearty meal such as brown sugar, nuts and dry fruit.  Or perhaps something more substantial is right up your alley?  Be sure to try the huevos rancheros  a delicious blend of fried eggs served on hot corn tortillas and smothered in cooked salsa. This classic Mexican breakfast, is sure to become one of your favorites when staying at one of our Santa Clarita hotels on business.

Westfield Valencia Town CenterWhen you need to take a break from your busy schedule, you can easily get some exercise by wandering around Westfield Valencia Town Center. Here you will discover numerous shops and a myriad of tasty restaurant choices, from BJs to Wokano. Take a walk around the outdoor Patios area at this Valencia shopping center and shop stores like Sephora, the Apple Store, and J. David’s Custom Clothing. Enjoy the ample outdoor seating available at Coffee Bean while you sip that latte. After a stressful day of meetings,Valencia Town Center is the perfect place to unwind.

For dinner, dine at Sabor. With the freshest ingredients, Sabor’s food transforms any past notions of what Mexican food should taste like. The dishes are prepared with authenticity, flavor, and organic quality in mind. Their high standards aren’t saved for just their meals, their strong and unique margaritas are also incredible. The experience at Sabor makes it the perfect restaurant to share a meal with co-workers or clients.

Not ready for the night to be over? A popular Santa Clarita nightlife hot spot is Lee’s Wine Bistro. Located next door to Genuine Cigars, many patrons choose to splurge on their favorite cigar while enjoying a glass of wine or a cocktail on Lee’s patio. If you’re lucky, you’ll even meet Lee himself!