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The Resort at Pelican Hill

5.0 of 5 22701 Pelican Hill Road South, Newport Beach, CA 92657
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Orange, California
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56 reviews 56 reviews
23 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and stayed here for a business conference and thoroughly enjoyed the pampering and luxury. It is expensive but worth every penny. The amenities and were incredible. Good location next to beach. Professional staff that understands professional standards and courtesy. The bed was a little hard. That is my only complaint. Rooms and amenities were outstanding. Spa was great.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous resort, great service but not walking distance to the beach. The villas are set into well established vegetation and the ocean view is spectacular. The coliseum pool is heater with spectacular views of the sunset. The villas are quiet and large with vaulted ceilings and a gas fireplace.

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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed for a few days to attend a business meeting but did not have a chance to enjoy most of the on site amenities. The resort is top notch and the bungalow room was spacious and well appointed. This is definitely one of the best resorts that I have visited in my travels.

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 3 nights form the 27/1-30/1. Hotel is beautiful. Rooms are amazing. Staff helpful attentive and so friendly and nothing was a concern. Would have no hesitation in staying there again. The Day Spa is amazing the staff there cater to your every need and it was an absolute pleasure to visit.

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Bridgeville, Delaware
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful trip. Husband on business. Stayed in ocean view bungalow. Gorgeous room with fireplace ...large patio...large bathroom. Could have more shops as not easy to leave property unless you have a car. Free Shuttle to upscale outdoor mall very nice. Husband loved the golf courses. Not happy with housekeeping.

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San Clemente, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family of four, with two ten year olds, had the opportunity to stay at Pelican Hill for a few days. Not being one for too much pomp and circumstance I was lukewarm about going to this despite the fact that is one of the premier resorts in the world. However I realized once we arrived that this is the... More 

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25 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow. What a place. Very quiet but upscale resort on the hill in Newport coast. Close to beach and shopping at fashion island. Fee valet and wifi. Everything I could ask for! Well trained staff. Professional from check in to check out. Highly recommended.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This evening I ordered food to my bungalow. My server Shane offered great service and was very welcoming and friendly. The food was delicious. I will definitely be coming back again and recommending this place to others!

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New York City, New York
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19 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the pleasure of staying at The Resort at Pelican Hill for a business conference in December 2014. All I can say is "wow". I travel a lot for business and for pleasure and this had to be one of the nicest hotels, if not the nicest that I have ever been to. The rooms are set up as... More 

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San Clemente, California
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50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We decided to spend the weekend of Thanksgiving at Pelican to celebrate my husband's birthday. We are local, and it seemed like most of the other guests were as well. Despite its luxury, the resort is approachable and very family friendly! We stayed in a 2 queen bungalow, ocean view, with our 2 kids. The room was clean, with beautiful... More 

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Address: 22701 Pelican Hill Road South, Newport Beach, CA 92657
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Location: United States > California > Orange County > Newport Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Resort at Pelican Hill 5*
Number of rooms: 332
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Also Known As:
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Hotel At Pelican Hill
At Pelican Hill Hotel
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Newport Beach
#2 Spa Hotel in Newport Beach
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Newport Beach

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