One of the great 20th Century luxury liners, The Queen Mary has been the centerpiece of Long Beach Harbor since 1967. The Queen Mary allows tourists to take a self-guided tour of the bridge, engine rooms and officers' quarters, while guided tours visit areas of the ship which are otherwise inaccessible. See the classic art deco interiors and learn about the vessel's interesting history. The ship is now not only a historic attraction, but is also a hotel, has several restaurants and shops, and there's even an on-site wedding chapel! Measuring 1019.5 feet (310.74 meters) in length, it features an indoor swimming pool and various conveniences and amenities characteristic of a cruise liner.
Overlooking the Pacific Ocean and a world-renowned golf course, The Resort at Pelican Hill offers the ultimate in luxury accommodations. Guests have the choice of a villa or bungalow, both of which feature luxe amenities such as gourmet kitchens, plush linens, furnished terraces with ocean views, limestone fireplaces and more. The spa offers over 22 treatment rooms with everything from skin care to a wellness program which includes daily yoga practice. Families can enjoy the coliseum pool, onsite dining and various activities offered by the Pelican Camp. With all the exclusive amenities and activities on offer, it's no wonder The Resort at Pelican Hill has garnered top accolades from the likes of Conde Nast Traveler and Forbes.
This five-star, Mediterranean-style refuge overlooks the Pacific Ocean from a 150-foot bluff. The readers of Gourmet Magazine have proclaimed it the "most romantic hotel in the world," and the readers of Travel & Leisure the "best hotel in North America." The resort offers an amazing art gallery, renowned restaurants, golf, sandy beaches and every recreational sport you can imagine. The outstanding kids program allows harried parents to unwind and relax.
Built in 1892, this quaint bed and breakfast that is perfect for a delightful retreat. The building is well-preserved and is registered as a National Historic Building and the decor is charming with a cozy European style. Guests appreciate the warm atmosphere and attention to detail in every corner of the inn. With its charm and warmth, it isn't hard to see why it has been used in numerous television and film productions as well as wedding ceremonies.
For a romantic getaway, stay at the Blue Lantern Inn. Overlooking the Dana Point Yacht Harbor, the Blue Lantern Inn offers breathtaking views of the ocean and fantastic services. Guests will love the large buffet breakfast and the complimentary wine and hors d'oeuvres served in the afternoon. The spacious and comfortable guest rooms come with luxurious amenities, including jetted spa bathtubs and fireplaces. Borrow a bike and explore Dana Point or borrow their beach chairs and an umbrella and relax on the beach.
Casa Tropicana is the perfect place for a romantic weekend where you want to relax and unwind. This bed and breakfast boasts nine comfy rooms with unique and sophisticated ocean themes. The rooms have spa-like amenities and a few rooms have whirlpools and fireplaces. Borrow their beach chairs and umbrellas and visit the nearby beach and let the crystal clear waves wash your troubles away. In the morning, wake up to a delicious breakfast buffet where you can enjoy the complimentary view while gazing out onto the ocean.
Located in Dana Point on a hillside overlooking the Pacific Ocean, this resort offers 7 on-site restaurants, in room dining, 3 swimming pools including a children’s pool, a championship golf course and an on-site spa and blow dry bar. Private beach access is featured. A private balcony or terrace, premium down duvets and a 50-inch LCD TV is included in each guest room at Monarch Beach Resort. A luxurious en suite bathroom with marble tile, over-sized bathtub and separate shower is also provided. Guests can enjoy oceanfront dining at 33°North. The restaurant features locally sourced, natural, and organic sea food, meats, poultry and produce. The bar serves premium champagne and cognac from France and an extensive Single Malt Scotch Whisky menu. Bourbon Steak boasts panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and serves creative, yet-refined dishes showcasing locally-sourced, seasonal ingredients from land and seas. For coffee and quick to go meals guests can stop by Part & Parcel Market. Miraval Life In Balance Spa features massage therapy, facials and body treatments. The full-service spa offers hair and nail services, yoga and a sea to spa package. An outdoor pool with fully-outfitted cabanas and a children's pool and lagoon pool are available for guest relaxation. The Monarch Beach Kids Club offers a children's program and babysitting services. This resort is 82 km from Los Angeles International Airport and 30 minutes’ drive from John Wayne Airport. Mission San Juan Capistrano is 10 minutes’ drive away from Monarch Beach Resort.
Located next to the San Clemente pier, this motel is a convenient and affordable option for those wanting to stay on the beach. All of the rooms have furnished kitchenettes. There is a full view of the ocean and pier from every room. Nearby you will find many restaurants and shops - San Clemente is a charming seaside town with a lot to offer. You will never want to leave once you start "beach-combing" every day!
Located on the beach, this luxurious Laguna Beach resort features an ocean facing pool and a sun terrace. All rooms feature a deep marble soaking tub. Three restaurants are featured. Select suites feature plush cream sofas or an ocean view at Montage Laguna Beach. Each luxurious room provides plush bathrobes, free spa toiletries and a dual vanity in the en suite bathroom. Equipped with free Wi-Fi, every room also provides a flat-screen cable TV and an iPod docking station. Studio Restaurant features a chef table that can seat twelve in a private dining room. Featuring outdoor dining, The Loft Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Poolside dining and cocktails are featured at Mosaic Bar & Grille. Offering nightly entertainment and cocktails, The Lobby Lounge is also available for guests’ enjoyment. Spa Montage provides a variety of spa services. Poolside cabanas are offered at Laguna Beach Montage. Boutique shops and art galleries are featured. Dana Point is 5 miles away from Montage Laguna Beach. Los Angeles International Airport is 1 hours’ drive away and John Wayne Airport is 20 miles away.