Set by the Pacific Ocean in Southern California’s chic Newport Coast, The Resort at Pelican Hill is one of the world’s finest Five-Star, Five-Diamond destinations offering unparalleled service and luxury. Embodying the vision and principles of Italy’s most renowned Renaissance architect, Andrea Palladio, Pelican Hill is a sanctuary of beauty and sophistication that sets new standards for a resort experience. Inspiring architecture and ambiance, a magnificent natural setting, exquisite accommodations, spectacular facilities, unsurpassed pampering, comforts and service – all blend to create a destination unlike any other.
Along one of the most pristine and protected coastal enclaves remaining in Southern California, The Resort at Pelican Hill is set on 504 acres overlooking the Pacific Ocean in the chic town of Newport Beach. Ranging in size from 847 to 2,486 square feet, the Bungalows are lavished with luxurious appointments and offer an intimate, residential ambiance. Not one detail is overlooked to provide the most luxurious, relaxing and comfortable accommodations, including handcrafted wood-beam ceilings, fireplaces framed by Italian limestone, deep soaking marble tubs, and private terraces with unobstructed ocean panoramas, to name a few.
As the largest inventory of luxury, ocean-view home accommodations, the Resort’s two-, three- and four-bedroom Villas are available for daily rental. Villa guests enjoy every imaginable ultra-luxury appointments and the most thoughtful, comprehensive and personalized service program of amenities, pampering and individual attention of any resort in the world. Ranging from 2,200 square feet to 3,581 square feet, the exceptionally spacious Villas offer expansive terraces with dramatic ocean views, gourmet kitchens, dining areas, personal butlers and staff available around the clock to fulfill each guest’s every need and desire.
Inspired by Rome’s famed landmark, the Coliseum Pool is among the most striking swimming pools at any resort. At the heart of Pelican Hill, guests gather here to see and be seen, while relaxing, pampered by pool attendants, and taking in the magnificent backdrop of endless sea and coast. The furnished cabanas are suite-like with every amenity, from private servers, wet bars, Bose audio systems and flat-screen HDTVs to 12-foot ceilings, dining tables, chaise lounges and draping curtains for privacy. The saltwater pool features soft water that feels good on the skin. For vacationing families, a separate children’s area features its own circular pool, mini chaise lounges, sand play area and circular interactive bubble-jet fountain.
Evoking a 21st century balanced wellness philosophy, The Spa recaptures the original philosophy, purity and effectiveness of the world’s most celebrated traditional treatments and therapies. The 23,000-square-foot Spa, with its dramatic 28-foot-high Palladian rotunda, wall of flowing water, 22 private treatment rooms, steam rooms, saunas and saltwater Roman soaking tubs, offers an unmatched experience in a cocooned, sophisticated ambiance where every sense is awakened, and where every moment is one of extraordinary pampering and rejuvenation. So much more than a place to enjoy a good massage, the Spa helps restore health and balance through the ultimate personalized care. Spa guests can participate in daily beach walks, wellness retreats and more than 25 fitness classes weekly. The Spa also features a full-service salon, fitness center, boutique, private Spa Suite and a mindful spa cuisine menu.
One of the nation’s premier golf clubs, Pelican Hill Golf Club® boasts 36 holes designed by Tom Fazio with stunning ocean panoramas from every hole. The two 18-hole courses, Ocean North and Ocean South, consistently rank among the best in prestigious annual lists published by Golf Magazine, Golf Digest, Golfweek and LINKS Magazine, among others. A preeminent institution of golf instruction in California, Pelican Hill Golf Academy offers dedicated teaching facilities, including two greens, bunkers and driving tees. The Director of Instruction, Glenn Deck, is one of Golf Magazine’s Top 100 Teachers in America and one of Golf Tips magazine’s Top 25 U.S. Instructors. He offers monthly golf schools, special guest instructor programs, private lessons and a seasonal Junior Golfers’ Academy.
For more information or to schedule your stay at Pelican Hill, visit www.pelicanhill.com.