The right location and reasonable room rates are once again the two most important factors when selecting a property for an event, according to the latest survey of meeting planners by Destination Hotels & Resorts. Coming in close behind is the desire for high quality, locally-sourced cuisine. With its proximity to Los Angeles, affordable rates and restaurant offerings with farm-fresh ingredients, VenturaCountyWest meets all three criteria.
Just a little over an hour from Los Angeles, VenturaCountyWest (Camarillo, Oxnard and Ventura) takes event attendees away from the hustle and bustle of city life without the long travel times. “Once you reach Camarillo, you are immediately greeted with acres of farmland and majestic mountain views. You find yourself instantly starting to unwind,” says Josephine Williams, general manager of the Residence Inn by Marriott Camarillo. “VenturaCountyWest is an untapped resource. It’s got beaches, shopping, wine tastin