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Fullerton, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Staff and service on point. Drinks poured stiff at the bar, the rooms were incredibly cozy, and the pool was open 24hrs. Great location tucked away in the hills-quiet and relaxing. It was a great experience, we will be returning for a longer stay in the future.

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our stay was nice. Walking distance to the beach, and staff will golf cart you down to the main road. Free Long Beach shuttle drives through the property to pick up/drop off every 20 minutes or so. Beds were very comfortable, rocking chairs on personal patios are a very nice touch. Prompt room service, 24-hr pool.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Ranch is a beautiful hotel n a stunning location. It is the right spot if you come to relax and you are still close to many other restaurants outside. We however stayed in the hotel as we did not want to leave such a beautiful place.

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Sean L, Manager at The Ranch at Laguna Beach, responded to this review

Yasmine M, We are grateful that you chose to stay with us for three nights. You are spot on in saying the resort is a wonderful place to relax as it is off the beaten path and away from the hustle and bustle. The surrounding canyon is so peaceful and quiet. We appreciate the kind words and look forward to...

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel was very pretty, food was great, stay was family friendly. There is definitely a need for more lounge chairs in the pool area. Guests paying 500$/night were forced to spread out towels on hot cement to enjoy the pool which is unacceptable for a high end resort and a major dissatisfier. Since we went for the sun and pool,...

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Sean L, Manager at The Ranch at Laguna Beach, responded to this review

TaikoM, We appreciate that you chose to stay with us. It is wonderful to hear that you found the resort to be family friendly and it sounds like you enjoyed some delicious meals. Our culinary team introduced a new breakfast and lunch menu this week, so you will have to come back and try the new offerings. We apologize for...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Its in a great location surro ded by mountains. The rooms are beautifully decorated, beds are super comfy. The pool, amenities, service... all the staff was very nice and helpful. I would definitely come back

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Sean L, Manager at The Ranch at Laguna Beach, responded to this review

Mariabrasero, We are stoked that you chose to stay with us and thrilled to hear that you felt like a stay at our resort was hidden paradise. When our team designed the rooms and other facilities, they wanted the decor to reflect the culture of the local area. Our team wants all of our guests to take lifelong memories back...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

there for just a night and a morning. wished i could have had a week. The staff was great. Food excellent and room perfect. both my meals were fun, well prepared and tasty. will look for a chance to return

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Sean L, Manager at The Ranch at Laguna Beach, responded to this review

CharlessJ5948GX, We are grateful that you chose to stay with us. It is great to hear how much you enjoyed your accommodation and also dining at Harvest Restaurant. Our culinary team will be introducing some new offerings to the menu over the next few weeks, so you will have to come back again soon to taste them yourself. Hopefully this...

illinois
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This lovely resort is located in a canyon a short walk to the ocean. The setting is breathtaking and cozy. The ocean is also breathtaking and feels very natural as it is out of the fray of the Laguna Beach action. The setting for the dining room encourages lingering over food and conversation as it affords a panoramic view of...

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Sean L, Manager at The Ranch at Laguna Beach, responded to this review

Marymeyer, We are thankful that you chose to stay with us and that you found the canyon setting to be both breathtaking and cozy. You are right in that South Laguna Beach and Aliso Beach are so relaxing as you are away from the hustle and bustle of downtown. Like you mentioned, the views of the golf course and canyon...

Los Angeles, California, United States
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a fun 2 days/nights at the hotel. The property is fantastic, overlooking the well-maintained golf course and the beautiful canyon. The room itself exceeded my expectations. We had plenty of space for our family of 5. I don't like that they charged us an additional $40 for a rollaway bed when we were paying for one of the...

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Sean L, Manager at The Ranch at Laguna Beach, responded to this review

Carrie H, We are stoked to hear how much you loved the canyon setting of the resort. It is wonderful to hear that your accommodation exceeded your expectations. When designing the resort accommodations, our team really wanted the decor to reflect the culture of Laguna Beach so our guests will feel like a local. We always try our absolute best...

los angeles, United States
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My little boy and I stayed here for a fun get away over Spring Break and had an amazing time. Fun games for the kids, walking distance to the beach, and the restaurant is incredible. There is even a volley ball court outside some of the rooms.

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Sean L, Manager at The Ranch at Laguna Beach, responded to this review

29melindak, Thank you for choosing to stay with us over spring break. We are glad that you got to enjoy the best of both worlds with relaxing in the canyon, while also having access to Aliso Beach. Our team is really focusing on having a variety of games on the patio for all to enjoy, so it is wonderful to...

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The valet guys were super sweet with our three year old! We tried to check in but our room was not ready for hours and even when we got our room, the carpets were soaked from being cleaned. We notified reception and they brought some fans, which did not help. We had to deal with wet floors for two days....

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Cdkelly13, We greatly appreciate that you chose to stay with us. It is great to hear that the resort and restaurant was great for your family. We apologize for the carpet issue that occurred with your accommodation as this is just not acceptable and definitely not up at our standards. I have followed up with our management team and someone...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our pristine 87-acre canyon oasis makes The Ranch at Laguna Beach one of Southern California's top resorts and spas. This romantic getaway, nestled just a short walk from one of Southern California's finest beaches, brings the best of coast and canyon together in one uniquely Laguna experience. Harvest Restaurant specializes in American and California style cuisine, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Enjoy food and drinks from the comfort of your room with in-room dining, or poolside soaking up the sun at the Pond Pool Bar. Spanning over 3,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor space, including four treatment rooms and a 24 hour fitness center, Sycamore Spa captures the bohemian vibe of Laguna's laid-back beach lifestyle. Our 9-hole Laguna golf course and country club in Southern California is situated in what's arguably the most serene and natural setting in Orange County. The course is carved into the naturally dramatic and lush walls of Aliso and Wood Canyons. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ranch at Laguna Beach

Address: 31106 Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-8130
Region: United States > California > Orange County > Laguna Beach
Price Range: $477 - $809 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Ranch at Laguna Beach 4*
Number of rooms: 97
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#2 Spa Hotel in Laguna Beach
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“Plenty of space in the 2 bedroom.”
carrieh671, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Building 14 gets no sun, if you have to stay there get a centrally located room.”
wendybabits, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Book the cottage that is not next to the service road.”
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  • Upstairs Patio
Begonia4, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Creekside Villa suites are very quiet and offer picturesque views.”
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