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A Playful, Ocean-Inspired Laguna Retreat

The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel invites renewal and discovery at every turn. A playful approach to true California luxury fills the air at this distinguished Dana Point address, resting atop a 150-foot bluff along the coastline. Travelers seeking a personal journey can rejuvenate in the hotel’s ocean-inspired spa or tee off on the greens. Adventure seekers can choose from one of 15 eco-excursions or set out for a day of surfing on the Pacific. From seaside recreation to pet friendly amenities and beyond, here in Laguna at this Five Diamond resort, the spirit of Southern California thrives around every corner.

Check In/Check Out
Check-in: 4 p.m.
Check-out: Noon

Awards and Recognition

  • Condé Nast Traveler; Gold List
  • Travel + Leisure; T+L 500

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

Posh Pooch and Pet Policy

Posh Pooch
The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel is a pet friendly hotel. 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 tales 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.


Property Features & Amenities

  • The Ritz-Carlton Club Level
  • The Ritz-Carlton Spa featuring 12 luxurious treatment rooms
  • The Ritz-Carlton Salon & Spa Boutique
  • Breathtaking Ocean-front Fitness Center, complete with a full array of fitness machines and equipment
  • Wellness Classes, including Yoga and Pilates, offered in the Ocean Front Gazebo
  • Two Tennis courts
  • Two outdoor swimming pools and two outdoor whirlpools
  • Luxurious lawn areas featuring Adirondack chairs overlooking the Pacific Ocean
  • Business centers services
  • The Ritz-Carlton Gift and Sundry Shop featuring logo apparel, a wide array of gift items and sundries
  • Eco Adventure Center
  • Two restaurants, outdoor oceanfront lounge, bar and marketplace
  • Children’s playground
  • Organic garden

Resort Fee

The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel assesses a $30 resort fee per room, per night. Amenities and services included in the resort fee are:

  • Wireless, high-speed Internet access in guest rooms and common areas
  • Unlimited local telephone calls in Southern California
  • 24-hour computer access to the Private Business Centers
  • Daily Yoga and Pilates classes in the Gazebo overlooking the Pacific Ocean
  • Individual guest use of The Ritz-Carlton Spa’s sauna and steam rooms
  • Shuttle service to and from Salt Creek Beach on an individual guest request basis (not applicable to group transfers)
  • Access to resort’s Beach Butler Service and use of beach recreation equipment including fins, towel service, umbrellas, and beach chairs
  • Unlimited use of the Tennis Courts including rackets. Tournament and clinic fees are additional
  • Preferred golf tee-times at Monarch Beach Golf Links, including shuttle service and golf bag storage on an individual guest request basis. (not applicable to group transfers)
  • Participation in the resort’s scheduled “Garden” and “Connect the Dots” Eco-Adventure Tour (Sunday through Friday)

Hotel Policies

Cancellations
In the event you are unable to keep your reservation, please cancel at least seven days prior to arrival to avoid a cancellation charge.

  • Cancellation required at least seven days prior to arrival
  • Cancellations within seven days of arrival are subject to cancellation charge (one night's room rate plus tax)
  • Pricing and policies are subject to change without notice

Check In/Check Out
Check-in: 4 p.m.
Check-out: Noon

Smoking
The resort is a non-smoking resort.

The Ritz-Carlton Club Level Additional Guests

Club rates are for single or double occupancy

The following charges will apply for more than 2 guests:

  • Additional adults (18 and over) - $150 USD per adult per night
  • Children (12 to 18) - $100 USD per child per night
  • Children (under the age of 12) - complimentary

Accessibility

  • Main entrance
  • Registration desk
  • Accessible guest rooms have a 32 inch wide opening
  • Route to accessible guest rooms is accessible
  • Restaurants and lounges
  • Meeting spaces
  • Pool entrances
  • Spa entrance
  • Fitness center entrance
  • Business center entrance
  • Self-operating lifts or sloped entry
  • Pathway to registration desk
  • Service animals allowed for persons with disabilities
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