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The Resort at Pelican Hill

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Set on 504 acres by the Pacific Ocean in Newport Beach, The Resort at Pelican Hill(R) features: 128 two-, three- and four-bedroom villas with magnificent coastal views and an unparalleled array of appointments, immersing guests in the absolute finest of everything; 204 luxuriously appointed bungalow guest rooms and suites with private terraces; a rejuvenating Five-Star spa with a menu of the world's most celebrated therapies; world-class restaurants, including Andrea serving authentic Northern Italian cuisine; an iconic "Coliseum Pool," one of the largest circular pools anywhere with tiered decks and luxurious cabanas; and Pelican Hill Golf Club with 36 dramatic holes by Tom Fazio, nearly all with ocean panoramas. A Five-Star, Five-Diamond destination, Pelican Hill has earned acclaim as the 2012 Grand Resort selected by Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report; as Conde Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards Top Southern California Resort (2013 & 2012), Top U.S. Resort (2011), Top-Rated Golf Resort Worldwide (2012) and Top-Rated California Resort Spa (2012); in Travel + Leisure's "Top 100" World's Best Hotels (2011 Readers' Poll), and with two courses ranked among Golf Digest's America's 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses (2011).
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Hot Tub
Golf Course
Airport Transportation
Public Wifi
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
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John Wayne Airport10 km
Long Beach Municipal Airport38 km
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The rooms are huge they have beautiful private outdoor space. The on sight restaurant was amazing we had a lovely dinner there. The oval pool is gorgeous. The spa was amazing and the service was incredible. Beautiful views from almost anywhere on the property and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at The Resort at Pelican HillResponded 5 days ago

Hi Mary, I appreciate your kind words! Thank you for visiting Pelican Hill, and we hope that your travels bring you back for another picturesque getaway very soon. Warm regards, Tom Donovan Managing Director, The Resort at Pelican Hill

Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying in 3 bedroom villa leased by Exclusive Resorts and a 3 minute walk to the pool, fitness center, and restaurant for breakfast and lunch. Villas have daily maid service, washer-dryer, and full kitchen. Amazing views off the back porch of the Pacific Ocean and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at The Resort at Pelican HillResponded 1 week ago

Hello Joe, I'm delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay in the Villas! It sounds like you really had an opportunity to explore all the Resort has to offer, and we appreciate you sharing your thoughtful feedback with us. Thank you again for your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 3 days at this beautiful resort, unfortunately it rained through most of the trip but I will definitely stay there again. The room was well appointed. They asked before our stay if we required anything extra in the room. It has a lovely...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at The Resort at Pelican HillResponded 1 week ago

It was a pleasure to welcome you to Pelican Hill! Thank you for your kind feedback about your pre-arrival and room service experience, and we look forward to the opportunity to welcome you back the next time your travels bring you to Newport Beach. Warm...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful place to stay. Everything is top notch. I would highly recommend. The villas are wonderful. The patios are large - The Fireplace romantic. The food delicious - This is a must stop if you are visiting Newport Beach.

Date of stay: December 2018
Response from Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at The Resort at Pelican HillResponded 1 week ago

Hi Molly, Thank you for visiting Pelican Hill! The Villas are such a special way to experience the Resort, and we hope to welcome you back for another romantic Newport Beach getaway soon. Warm regards, Tom Donovan Managing Director, The Resort at Pelican Hill

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a bungalow room which was spacious and well furnished. All linens and pillows felt like new. Very comfortable bed. Nice large bathroom with amenities. Staff was friendly and accommodating.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank 422gilade
Response from Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at The Resort at Pelican HillResponded 1 week ago

I'm delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay! Thank you for sharing your thoughtful comments about the Bungalows, and we look forward to serving you again soon. Warm regards, Tom Donovan Managing Director, The Resort at Pelican Hill

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July 16, 2018|
Response from Pelican_Hill_Resort | Property representative |
Hello, InlovewGstaad! Great question. Our Coliseum Pool is heated year-round to approximately 82 degrees. We hope to see you soon!
July 7, 2018|
Response from Pelican_Hill_Resort | Property representative |
Hello Marie, Thank you so much for thinking of Pelican Hill for your upcoming trip to California. Please know that the Resort welcomes all service animals accompanying our guests. Our Coliseum Pool is open year-round, and... More
June 25, 2018|
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Response from BHLFamily | Reviewed this property |
We did not use the beach, although I think they have a shuttle. Resorts that have a beach are hotels like the Ritz Carlton in Dana Point. The Monarch Beach Resort also has a beach, which is a short shuttle ride. Their... More
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"No room is a bad room just some have better ocean views but you will pay more for it"
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"ask for ocean view"
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"We stayed in the bungalows, but if we the family with us we will choose a Villa"
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"Best Sunset Views"
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