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The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Dana Point, CA 92629-4205
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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel has some of the best views of any hotel we've been to. And this ritz is better than the St Regis...hands down. And I'm a St Regis fan...it just can't compete with the location. The view deck terrace is perfect, has comfortable couches and good food and, if I had the time, I would stay there all day... More

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Los Angeles, California
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9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

As a Marriott Platinum member I stay in a lot of hotels. In the last three years I have never once needed to complain even once, but the front desk service at this hotel is horrible. Upon check-in, I was informed we had a double instead of a king room. When I questioned this, the front desk person stated that... More

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Santa Monica, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at the Ritz Carlton Laguna Niguel as part of a weekend getaway in late July. Upon late checkin, we received a standard garden room which was quite nice for a basic room. It was on a high level facing the pool, directly in the middle of the wing. The room was both modern and spacious though the bathroom... More

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Los Angeles, California
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16 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent rooms. Nice ocean views with a downhill walk to the beach. Porters down there set up chairs and umbrellas so that is nice. The outside bar is nice for sunset drinks and sushi. I did not rates 5 because the pool area was way overcrowded with small children. Granted it was a busy weekend, but I think this hotel... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is a very luxury hotel situated in Laguna beach cailf in Orange County. This hotel is a luxury upscale hotel and and various amenities. Also perfect location for meetings or banquets. Hotel is about an hour from LAX or 30-45 min drive from Orange County airport depending on traffic. Disney is also about a 10-15 drive. Unless you... More

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los angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The views are fantastic, especially from the gym. Makes working out much easier. Staff was friendly and helpful. Note that they have hidden the electrical outlets in the corridors so that guests can't sit on the chairs and charge their phones/tablets. Instead, they have a snack shop/coffee shop area with seats and outlets. It's nice, but i would rather have... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here for a little get away and chose the Ritz based on their top line service and property. When we told everyone where we would be staying we received the same response of "it's a phenomenal property", "love that place" etc. Upon check-in you realize it's everything you expect from the valet greeting you warmly, to the bellman... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great hotel!!! We upgraded to a ground level room that included its own patio with fire pit and it was an amazing upgrade!! Definitely worth it and if we were to go back I would request the same room. I did feel that the hotel bar lacked in ambiance but the staff was amazing and made up for it. .... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

great place !! amazing view on Laguna niguel beach. The hotel rentals on the beach ( surfboards, transats, umbrellas ) are a must, so is the little car to drive you back to the hotel. Just too bad they do not allow day visitors to use those amenities. The hotel property , gym, restaurant are world class . A must... More

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yorba linda ca
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This Ritz has an unparalleled location. The views are simply spectacular. Typical for a RC, the general areas are beautiful with lovely fresh flowers throughout. The service is exceptional. I was at a business meeting and the catered food was excellent. On the downside, the rooms have gotten long in the tooth. My showerhead was loose from the wall and... More

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Thank you for your valuable feedback. We are continuously enhancing the resort on a daily basis and we have made note of your suggestions. We enjoyed having you as our guest and look forward to welcoming you back soon. More

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Address: One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Dana Point, CA 92629-4205
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Location: United States > California > Orange County > Dana Point
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel 5*
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