One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Dana Point, California 92629 USA
Phone:  +1 (949) 240-2000   •  Map & Directions

Quick Facts

The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel provides a breathtaking locale for memorable events. From its setting atop a 150-foot bluff, the resort blends spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean with impeccable service.

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  • Located directly on the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, half way between Los Angeles and San Diego
  • Features a wide array of meeting and event possibilities from land and water activities to golf and spa

Guest Rooms & Suites

  • 396 guestrooms, including 29 suites and 41 Ritz-Carlton Club Level rooms

Room Type Quantity Area (feet2/m2) View Bed Type Smoking/
The Ritz-Carlton Suite 3 1,550/140 Ocean and Coastline View King Non-smoking
Ocean View Suite 10 1,100/99 Ocean and Coastline View King Non-smoking
Ocean View Executive Suite 2 784/73 Ocean King with a pullout sofa Non-smoking
Club Level Garden View Executive Suite 8 784/71
Coastline View Executive Suite 2 784/71 Coastal King with a pullout sofa Non-smoking
Garden/Pool View Executive Suite 4 784/71 Garden King with a pullout sofa Non-smoking
Guest Rooms
Club Level Ocean View Guestroom 9 400/36
Ocean View Guestroom 62 400/36 Pacific Ocean and Catalina Island Two Double or One King Non-Smoking
Club Level Coastline View Guestroom 11 400/36
Coastline View Guestroom 49 400/36 Coastline
Fireside Ocean View Guestroom 21 400/36 Ocean
Fireside Garden View Guestroom 15 400/36 Coastline
Club Level Garden View Guestroom 12 400/36
Garden/Pool Guestroom 50 400/36 Garden/Pool View One King or Two Doubles Non-smoking
Limited View Guestroom 16 400/36 Limited View King of Double

Guest Room Features & Amenities

  • Breathtaking ocean views off of private patios or balconies from most rooms
  • First floor, ocean view rooms with outdoor fire pits
  • Plush, goose-down comforters and pillows, and luxurious 400-count Egyptian cotton sheets
  • 42” LED flat-screen 1080p HDTV’s
  • DVD players in all guestrooms
  • Wireless and hard-wired Internet access
  • In-room laptop-sized safe with electrical outlet for recharging
  • Full marble bathrooms with double sinks in most rooms
  • Individual heating and air-conditioning controls
  • In-room single cup coffeemaker


The Dana Pool Cafe
The Dana Pool Cafe

Dana Point dining doesn’t get any more casual than this delightfully breezy poolside café.

  • Serving casual fare poolsid
  • Specialty cocktails
  • Casual dress 
  • No reservations taken
  • Seasonal hours, weather permitting
In-Room Dining

Let our culinary team prepare something special and savor some of the freshest flavors you’ll find at the resort right from the comfort of your room. Wake up to a deliciously prepared breakfast before you set forth for the day’s adventures, order up an evening snack, or dinner, all without leaving your room.
The Market Place Coffee Shop
The Market Place

Give in to temptation at The Market Place at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, offering a wide variety of coffee, espresso, sweet treats and more. Early risers can begin their glorious day in Dana Point with a selection of gourmet coffee drinks, pastries and other breakfast items. Throughout the day, guests will be tempted with homemade sweets from the pastry kitchen and a variety of Paninis and freshly made sandwiches.
Bar Raya
Bar Raya

Gather in the casual confines of this Dana Point bar’s sophisticated yet friendly atmosphere. Fine cocktails, appetizers and company are even finer alongside the breathtaking Laguna coastline views and stylized, silver bar.

Raya is an innovative restaurant concept by acclaimed Chef Richard Sandoval. Showcasing Pan-Latin Coastal Cuisine prepared with sustainable seafood, local produce, natural and organic meat and Chef Richard Sandoval’s signature Latin flavors, this restaurant is a true one-of-a-kind dining destination.

  • Breakfast served daily 7 to 11:30 a.m.
  • Lunch served daily from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Dinner served daily 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday; 6 to 9:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday
  • Sunday Brunch served 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

180blũ is an oceanfront lounge featuring panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and the blue skies across the horizon. Perched 150-feet above Salt Creek Beach, 180blũ is the perfect Southern California experience to enjoy refreshing hand-crafted beverages, small plates from Raya and a little slice of heaven on earth!

enoSTEAK is an intimate steakhouse featuring only the highest quality ingredients. All the steaks are from prime and grass-fed, pasture-raised beef. The organic produce is grown locally and harvested at the peak of the season. enoSTEAK also highlights artisanal cheeses, charcuterie and unique, fine wines.
  • enoSTEAK is open for dinner Tuesday through Saturday, 6 to 10 p.m.
  • enoSTEAK features paintings by critically acclaimed painter Sandra Jones Campbell

Posh Pooch and Pet Policy

Posh Pooch
The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel is a pet friendly hotel. Click here for more information about bringing your four-legged family member. At The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, our discriminating guests include four legged friends. When you include Fido on your trip to our Laguna Beach pet friendly hotel, we promise "tails" of devotion from your family friend for a long time to come.

Pet Policy
Pets are welcome at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel. There is a $150 one time non-refundable pet cleaning fee per stay, as well as a $50 per night boarding fee. We welcome all well-mannered, disease free dogs and cats. No more than two pets may occupy each guestroom. Pets must be leashed or held in arms in all common areas of the resort. We regret that pets are not allowed in the hotel’s restaurants, the Bar, the Fitness Center and Spa, the Pool Areas or The Ritz Carlton Club Level lounge. This exclusion does not apply to guide or service animals. Dogs are not permitted on The Ritz-Carlton Club Level.

Guest Room Amenities

  • 42-inch flat-screen plasma televisions, with DVD player
  • On-demand video and viewing guide
  • AM/FM clock radios, with CD player
  • In-room safe, with outlet for laptop storage and recharging
  • Spacious writing desk
  • Two-line telephones
  • Voicemail (with customizable greeting)
  • Private balconies
  • Wireless and Hardwired Internet


The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel offers a fine selection of dining opportunities to exceed guests’ culinary expectations. From the ocean-views of Raya and The Bar to Eno, every appetite can be managed with flair.

Resort Amenities

  • The Ritz-Carlton Spa
  • The Ritz-Carlton Salon
  • The Signature Shop
  • Personal Business Center facilities
  • Ocean-front fitness center
  • Tennis courts
  • Two outdoor swimming pools
  • Two outdoor whirlpools
  • Two miles of beach