One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Dana Point, California 92629 USA
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Day Packages

A Southern California Escape Built For You

Ranked among the world’s premier travel destinations, The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel provides the perfect array of day packages, designed for your ideal trip. Plan the perfect proposal. Take surf lessons or book an all-girls surf getaway. Enjoy innovative seafood cuisine in our ocean-view restaurant. With an endless list of things to do in and around Orange County, along the coast of Dana Point, you’ll be assured of memorable moments at every turn. Plan your next Southern California vacation here.

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Day Packages

The surf experience includes beach instruction, paddling techniques, ocean awareness and ocean safety. Communicated in a way that will make surfing accessible to everyone, beginners will enjoy the thoroughness of the lessons while experienced surfers will love the personal coaching. The Surf Experience, includes transportation to and from the surf spot, a 2-hour private lesson, and all equipment.

For the experienced surfer, the Surf Tour offers you the opportunity to explore some of the more advanced breaks along the Southern California coast. Receive personalized coaching by a professional surf instructor who will critique your skills and offer tips to improve your surfing.

Why should guys have all the fun? Surfing is one of the most amazing sports on the planet. The connection with nature, the lifestyle surrounding it and the positive impact on your physical, emotional and spiritual being is amazing. It is also a sport that means traveling, colorful memories and lifelong friendships. Women are rocking the surfing world, pulling into bigger and bigger barrels, tow surfing, doing aerials and really pushing this sport to a whole new level. Didn't understand the previous sentence fully? Don't worry, meet with our instructor and you will.

  • One 60-minute massage treatment in The Ritz-Carlton Spa 
  • Two hours of individual instruction for one guest from a professional surf instructor 
  • All wetsuits, surfboards, leashes, wax and equipment provided 

Currently the fastest growing water sport in the world, Stand Up Paddle or SUP'ing is extremely popular and gaining recognition as everyone from celebrities to cross-over athletes use SUP to train and stay in shape. With access to the calm waters of Dana Point Harbor, SUP'ing is an amazing way to explore the Southern California shoreline. SUP lesson includes 2 hours of private instruction by a CPR/First Aid certified instructor and all equipment.

Proposing marriage can be one of the most joyous and nerve-wracking experiences in a person's life. This romantic package relieves the pressure, focusing on the little things that can make the moment you don't have to. The Perfect Proposal includes:

  • An elegant upholstered chair for the lady
  • A tasseled pillow for the gentleman (to kneel on)
  • Rose petals scattered throughout the area 
  • Romantic table candles 
  • A standing wine bucket with chilled Dom Perignon champagne 
  • Two Ritz-Carlton champagne flutes 
  • Exclusive use of the signature ocean front Gazebo

The Ultimate Proposal

The Ultimate Proposal includes all of the elements of the basic package plus one dozen long stem red roses in a romantic vase and a personalized three-course dinner for two paired with wine (limited selection available).  The Ultimate Proposal is $2,000.