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Terranea Resort

5.0 of 5 100 Terranea Way, driving directions, 6610 Palos Verdes Drive South, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
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    4 of 5 stars
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Temple City, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2011

I would espiecially like to coment on a gentlemen by the name of Justin, I ordered room service a few times and regardless of the time of day it was, he was exceptional! It is not often that a person could obtain customer service of this quality. I recommend you give him praise for his great work!!

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Santa Monica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2011

This is the third year we have stayed at Terranea. We were there the summer of the first year when they had recently opened and didn't have all the kinks worked out. This year was fabulous. The food at the restaurants we ate at: Catalina Kitchen (breakfast and dinner); Nelson's (lunch); and the Spa Cafe (lunch) was all top notch.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2011 via mobile

Highly Recommended 100% worth it If you looking to get a way to relax and have good time this is the place you can do All That

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2011

Stayed here after a month with the family traveling the USA. Wanted to wind down for a few days before heading back to Australia. Accomodation was top class in terms of room quality, cleanliness, facilities and location. We had an ocean facingbroom which I recommend as the location of this resort on the cliffs overlooking the pacific is simply fantastic.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2011 via mobile

We just returned from a 3 night stay , 2 adults/2 kids The hotel features beautiful grounds I cl 2 adult pools and 1 fam pol w water slide And sprinkler park.We were impressed by the service, grounds, view.!We did request an upgrade after seeing the reg rooms - considering the price tag(& resort fees/ taxes/valet) we found the rooms... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2011

The hotel is beautiful. Its perched right up on the cliff. Our room was very nice. Very comfortable beds and linens, nice bathroom. No complaints there. Only comment is that there are a lot of familes and kids. They have 3 pools - big pool, adults only and spa pool. The first day there was no room at the adult... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2011

We were greeted with champagne, which is always nice. It was over the 4th of July weekend so the place was packed. We were given a room on the busy lobby level overlooking the pool. We waited 40 minutes to get our luggage delivered to our room. The room was mediocre, large enough but with basic furnishings and poor planning... More

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TerraneaGuestRel, Public Relations Manager at Terranea Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Terranea Resort and for taking the time to post feedback regarding your experience. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the resort’s location and amenities such as the pools, restaurants and outdoor areas. We apologize for the inconvenience of your delayed luggage delivery and we will be sure to... More

Calabasas, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2011

We love this hotel! Perched on a bluff above the ocean there are gorgeous views from every point. The staff is extremely friendly and attentive. The pool areas all have ocean views and there's one for everyone's taste from family friendly, adults only and a very restful spa pool.Though the golf course is only a nine par it's challenging and... More

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Folsom, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2011

Being natives of Southern California and moving away we knew that we wanted to spend our 25th wedding anniversary in S. Cal. along the beach. We feel as though we struck gold finding the Terranea Resort. From the moment we arrived to when we left it was wonderful. We parked our car and never left the resort, It truely is... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2011

Stayed here with some friends and it was SO overcrowded. There were people everywhere you turned. I felt like I was in a human zoo. The property itself is very nice, with superb views of the ocean. It also has great facilities, with a beautiful spa and 3 pools to choose from. The service of the hotel was terrible. I... More

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TerraneaGuestRel, Manager at Terranea Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback! We're sorry to hear that your experience wasn't what you expected. In the high demand summer months, the resort tends to get crowded at the pools and restaurants. Please know that we are addressing the issue of the front desk associate's attitude and apologize for any inconvenience the demagnetized key may have caused. We... More

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  • Ocean views(37)
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  • Adult pool(20)
  • Golf course(11)
  • Catalina kitchen(10)
  • Los Angeles(7)
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Address: 100 Terranea Way, driving directions, 6610 Palos Verdes Drive South, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
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Location: United States > California > Rancho Palos Verdes
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Terranea Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 582
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