Santa Clarita is continually expanding its shopping offerings, giving its visitors a wide variety of stores to choose from.

Day one:
Start off a busy day of Southern California shopping with a relaxing breakfast at Tea Elle C Garden Cafe. The restaurant offers over 70 varieties of the highest grade teas from around the globe. Experiment with a new variety and explore the complexities of each brew.  The Tea Gardens also has delicious menu offerings and bakes a variety of scones, tea sandwiches, wraps, pastries and desserts that are the perfect accompaniment to their teas.

Country-Antique-Fair-MallLove hunting for a treasure? Find it at the Country Antique Fair Mall! The Antique Mall offers genuine antiques ranging from time-period specific furniture to small collectibles, to unique hand-made crafts. You’re sure to find a special little something at this Southern California shopping center to take home and commemorate your time in Santa Clarita.

pizza-d-4Hungry? Check out Pizza del Sardo, featuring truly authentic Italian cuisine. They use imported Italian ingredients and traditional cooking methods from Sardinia and Italy. Nothing has been Americanized, so the true flavors of Italy come through in every mouth-watering meal served.

Santa Clarita is filled with your favorite shops.  Favorites such as Home Goods, Ross, Target, Marshall’s and Kohl’s are all easily accessible and always provide a good find.  Mixed in with the larger stores are some smaller boutiques that are sure to peak your interests as well creating a one-of-a-kind Southern California shopping experience. It’s a great way to spend a relaxing exploring the unique gift shops, family, fine and casual dining, and distinctive charm that Santa Clarita has to offer.

itieraries-marstons1-150x150Next, head to dinner at Marston’s. Dine on the freshest breakfasts (the “Best in California” according to the Food Network), lunches, dinners & happy hour specials Tuesdays-Sundays in the dining room, relax at the full service bar or dine on the beautiful outdoor fireplace patio.



Day Two:
Rise and shine for another day in our Southern California Shoppers Paradise! Breakfast is served in the middle of all the action for the day! Lyfe Kitchen is the place to go. exteriorKick off your morning with a spinach & avocado frittata or try the quinoa blueberry lemon pancakes.

Once your fueled up you can spend the day at the Westfield Valencia Town Center, a premiere shopping, dining and entertainment center located in the heart of town. Taking inspiration from the Santa Clarita lifestyle and an appreciation of nature and natural décor, the Shops at the Patios contains green landscapes, outdoor verandas, fountains, koi ponds, fire pits, and sleek seating. The outdoor Shops at the Patios area includes open-air stores that provide an exceptional selection of women and men’s apparel, fashion accessories, home furnishings, gourmet cookware, and more.  Among the outstanding brands available are J. David’s Custom Clothiers, Michael Kors, Sephora, H&M, Swarovski, White House | Black Market, Apple and Williams-Sonoma. Santa Clarita shopping offers something for everyone.

Stroll Town Center Drive, a pedestrian-oriented “Main Street” located adjacent to the regional mall. Town Center Drive is lined by several office buildings with retail and restaurants on both sides. This street offers great shops such as Pottery Barn and Valencia Wine Co. and the adjacent traditional indoor shopping center with Macy’s, Express, JCPenney and Banana Republic. Shopping in Santa Clarita has never been easier! You can easily explore for hours with a variety of stores to fit your needs.
Take a break for lunch at any of the delicious Santa Clarita restaurants in the Town Center; Wokano for exceptional Asian-Fusion entrees, Lazy Dog Cafe for great sandwiches, burgers and salads, Sisley for delicious Italian cuisine or Lucille’s BBQ for high quality authentic barbeque fare.

wine661Head to the hotel for an afternoon by the pool, and head back out for happy hour and a movie! Santa Clarita has some great happy hour specials, and some of the most popular are at the local wine lounges such as Wine 661. Their staff is very knowledgeable and can easily point you to a wine that you’ll love. Their Happy Hours also features a number of small plates, perfect as a small appetizers. Edwards Cinema is located right on Town Center Drive and showing the latest blockbuster films.