Going to UC Irvine for the very first time? Hotels-Rates can make sure you find the optimal hotel in Irvine, CA. Hotels-Rates can provide detailed information on services offered, convenience to neighboring areas and close-by points of interest. Our comprehensive hotel database shows that there are 67 hotels in Irvine within 5 miles of UC Irvine, with the lowest rate for those hotels being $70.42. If you are searching for other things to do in Irvine, we think you might like the South Coast Plaza, Santan Ana Zoo at Prentice Park, Orange County Zoo, Friends of the Sea Lion Marine Mammal Center, Westminster, Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum, Crystal Cathedral and Bowers Museum, most of which are an easy drive from the school.