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The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel

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One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Dana Point, CA 92629-4205
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

What a blissful and beautiful resort. We enjoyed our stay, we had a beautiful ocean view. Good food, Good service, typical Ritz' s service, however the greetings is a bit too much, though we appreciate the effort. Overall, we are pleased and will be back again for sure

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Perfect location to relax, watch the sunrise and sunset. Panoramic view of the beach. A little pricey but worth every penny to splurge on a very special occasion, worth coming back. Staffs are friendly and helpful, excellent service.

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Marlboro, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Second best club room ever been to of ritz properties . The best part is you enter off elevator right onto club room, no special rm to go to . They are smart , because in room they have empty cooler to bring back beverages .also requested refrigerator to keep things colder, was no charge. The naples beach resort in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Loved the refreshing style and decor of the room! While we did not have an ocean view, the room itself made up for it. We stayed only one night but had a chance to explore the hotel and grounds and enjoy the pool for a short time. Didn't care for the pool area as it was surrounded on three sides... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a lovely place to stay! Great rooms, incredible views, excellent restaurants and exceptional service. I can't say enough wonderful things about Lucinda in concierge. She handled every aspect of entertaining for my husband's company. The restaurant recommendations were first rate and she arranged for everything, even before we arrived at the hotel. Just wonderful! Also one of the best... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here with family. Gorgeous location and great service. Very family friendly. Room service food was fine; weekend brunch was average but the service was commendable. The beach was nice - a slight trek with stroller but there was pretty much nonstop (free) tram rides between the beach and hotel. Would definitely return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Your classic luxury resort woth spectacular views and exceptional service. My room, a standard garden view, was comfortable, quiet, and big enough. While i lacked a see view i could enjoy a pleasant little outside patio. Obviously not the best room but nice enough. The fitness room is incredible with a view on the bay that is simply spectacular. I... More 

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ritzcarltonlaguna, Executive Office at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. Next time, we hope you get to stay a bit longer. Thank you for choosing The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel as your luxury destination while visiting Southern California. More 

Ladera Ranch, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Love the Ritz-Carlton! Pros: excellent place for a gorgeous ocean view. Located along a beautiful (and long) walking path overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Great for a romantic and semi-active getaway. Cons: The greeting staff was excellent but a little too much "breathing down your neck" for my personal taste. Tips: Visit the cafe/coffee shop downstairs for breakfast. Great selection of... More 

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ritzcarltonlaguna, Executive Office at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, responded to this review

Thank you for your beautiful photos! We are delighted you enjoyed your experience here and we look forward to your return. More 

San Diego, California
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My two best friends from childhood and their wives meet here for our annual eat out and meet. This place is so pretty I almost booked a room before my friends showed up. Of course my wife talked me out of it. The dining experience was wonderful. The view of the Pacific was just as spectacular. Can't wait to return.

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ritzcarltonlaguna, Executive Office at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel for your luxury dining needs. We hope you have the chance to stay overnight with us one day soon. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous location and the usual outstanding Ritz Carlton service make for a wonderful stay. The club level is amazing. Great food, wonderful concierge.........everything you could ask for in a luxury vacation.

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ritzcarltonlaguna, Executive Office at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, responded to this review

It was a pleasure creating a memorable experience for you. Thank you for choosing The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel as your luxury destination. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. More 

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