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Monarch Beach Resort

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1 Monarch Beach Resort, Dana Point, CA 92629-4085 (Formerly St. Regis, Monarch Beach)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Top to bottom our family trip to Monarch Beach Resort was exceptional. The most memorable aspect of our stay was our experience at 33 North, the lobby lounge. Manager Zachary's attention to detail and genuine, friendly and inviting nature was over and beyond the normal service you receive at a lounge like this. We will surely be back if for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My daughter and I are in the middle of enjoying an 8 night stay. Everything here is lovely and feels brand new in a very comfortable way. Pillows, beds, etc are super comfy. We have enjoyed the beach --only have missed having food and beverage service at our chairs, but was just a quick walk up to the beach restaurant... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I made reservations here through Amex expecting the St. Regis. Having learned of the ownership conversion just a week before our trip (no notification from Monarch Beach, nothing from Amex) I called ahead to ensure that Monarch was honoring the contract in place when I made the original reservation. They said they were. Monarch has gorgeous grounds... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location, service, ambiance. New addition to the pools is outstanding: separating kids and adults is a brilliant idea! Out second time here. Highly recommend to friands and family. Will be back next summer :)

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MonarchBResort, General Manager at Monarch Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Irina G., Thank you for the incredible compliment! I look forward to having you return for many years to come. Sincerely, Ian Pullan Vice President & General Manager More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The property and amenities are unbeatable. What pushes a visit over the top at a high end resort is a leader that goes above and beyond. This property has an all star named Sabrina John. Golf, pool, spa, room. Nothing left to say other than if you can be here, this is where you should be!

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MonarchBResort, General Manager at Monarch Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Vscottmoore, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review about your recent stay at the 'new' Monarch Beach Resort. Our staff has a commitment to each and every guest to deliver one-of-a-kind beach house hospitality. I am pleased to hear of your exceptional visit and hope we will have the opportunity to welcoming you back... More 

McKinney, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Monarch Beach Resort is truly a little slice of heaven! We have just returned from a 4 night stay at the resort and our experience was nothing short of exceptional. The new décor is beautiful and compliments the beach local very well. One of our favorite places at the resort is the hotel lobby and lounge deck, which offers... More 

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MonarchBResort, General Manager at Monarch Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear petejecker, Thank you for your loyalty and staying at the Monarch Beach Resort during your visit to Orange County. I am very pleased to learn that our team provided you with exceptional service throughout your stay. Thank you for the kind words and lavish praise you bestowed upon Suite Host Dale & Giuliana - I will share your feedback... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were given this vacation as a gift and had never been here. It was probably the nicest place I've ever stayed. Top of the line service. We even stayed at the pool and spa well after checkout. Rented a kayak at the beach from Dan. He was great!

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MonarchBResort, General Manager at Monarch Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Damien R., Thank you for the incredible compliment! I look forward to having you return for many years to come. Sincerely, Ian Pullan Vice President & General Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I stayed here in the middle of the week and we had the most incredible time! The property is just gorgeous, I love the views straight out to the pool and the ocean as you walk in. Our room was on the second floor with breathtaking views of the golf course and the ocean and a great... More 

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MonarchBResort, General Manager at Monarch Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Laura B., Thank you for your compliments of the Monarch Beach Resort and kind words and lavish praise you bestowed upon our team - I will share your good feedback. I hope I will have the opportunity to welcome you back to our beach house on the coast the near future! Warmest Regards, Ian Pullan Vice President & General... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stay here every July for an annual family vacation. The new upgrades to the hotel are fantastic. The rooms have been cleaned up and the overall aesthetic of the hotel feels much more like a high end couture beach hotel rather than staged bulky furniture. Also, the pools are much nicer, with better food. The one thing that remains... More 

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MonarchBResort, General Manager at Monarch Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear HolaAmigo_12, Thank you for your loyalty and compliments of the 'new' Monarch Beach Resort. I am pleased to hear you had an exceptional stay with us and that Giuliana went above and beyond to make sure you and your family are comfortable. I look forward to having you return for many years to come. Sincerely, Ian Pullan Vice President... More 

Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having stayed at this property several times when it was a St Regis property, I was quite concerned that now ( since it is no longer a Starwood property ) my husband and I would be disappointed in the service and quality even though the property underwent a massive redo. We were both surprised and elated to find that the... More 

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MonarchBResort, General Manager at Monarch Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Pamibrowdiva, Thank you for your loyalty and staying at the 'new' Monarch Beach Resort. We believe that our resort is the one place with all the right elements to capture the affections of anyone who has ever had a love affair with beach, and to create an even stronger bond with our resort guests, members and the greater community.... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
Room types
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our AAA Five-Diamond sanctuary is sublimely located near Southern California's renowned destinations, including Catalina Island and Dana Point Harbor. Nestled hillside overlooking a private beach, discover an array of adventuresome experiences at our coveted Orange County resort. From thrilling water sports, to championship golf links, to acclaimed Miraval Life in Balance Spa, encounter lasting memories at our pristine coastal locale. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Monarch Beach Resort

Address: 1 Monarch Beach Resort, Dana Point, CA 92629-4085 (Formerly St. Regis, Monarch Beach)
Location: United States > California > Orange County > Dana Point
Price Range: $447 - $1,022 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Monarch Beach Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 400
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Also Known As:
St. Regis, Monarch Beach Hotel Dana Point
St Regis Dana Point
St Regis Resort Monarch Beach
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Dana Point
#3 Romantic Hotel in Dana Point
#4 Family Hotel in Dana Point
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