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Vaughan, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is my first trip to California celebrating my sister's 50th birthday. Incredible staff, food amazing and spa facilities and treatments to heal you. Great villa with a great kitchen, fireplace, living room and dining area for 8 people was incredible. I felt like we were at the cottage. Breathtaking view of the golf course and the back drop of...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We arrived late and didn´t get to experience the facility at the hotel. But, the standard of our bungalow was just amazing and definitely the best during our entire trip through California. It was very clean (best!), perfect bathroom, delightful bed, large room, terracce with best sun beds and so on. I can just say that you will not regret...

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Clackamas
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Pelican resort is our #1 place to stay at in California. This place never disappoints. There service is five star +! I don't think that we ever checked out disappointed. There staff are friendly and very accommodating especially on our last trip Marcus helped us with check in his customer service was beyond my expectations. We enjoyed our stay so...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I were guests at Pelican Bay. Rooms were great. Spacious bed & living area with porch overlooking the Pacific. Large bathroom with large shower. Food was great and because we were with a Group the dinners were well prepared and hot as 100+ ate at same time. The staff was extremely friendly and would do anything for...

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Toulouse, France
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there for business. Fantastic venue, ideal for golfers. The venue is perfect for receiving large groups, i.e. seminars. Quality of food & service is exceptional. Only downside, is that hotel is not at walking distance from beach or shops...

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Brookline, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

The weather may not have been ideal the week we were there but the resort made our time memorable. The staff is warm attentive and genuinely interested in insuring they exceed your expectations. The spa service are unique with excellent therapists. Restaurants are universally great. Special kudos to the sous chef at Pelican Grill - if you can try his...

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Thank calwinemd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The bungalow rooms are large with a fireplace plus a nice private balcony. The bathrooms are spacious. Service is ok to good but not truly superb. Where I have a problem is Pelican Hill bills itself as a beach resort but it is not. The beach is a 20 minute walk away. You cannot even walk through the resort and...

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Los Angeles, California, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of our favorite weekend get-away resorts. A easy drive from Los Angeles to escape the hustle and bustle. Once there, we simply stay put and enjoy the elegant spacious room, beautiful grounds, and gorgeous pool. This is truly a lover's paradise and we can't wait for our annual spring anniversary to experience it all over again.

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Sitka, Alaska
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at the hotel very late. Some how we got lucky enough to get upgraded. This hotel is amazing. We had our own private ocean view villa. I don't have enough good things to say about the service of this resort. I would highly recommend this hotel to anyone. I will be back!

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Briarcliff Manor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mediterranen style architecture, high ceilings, light colors, stone and light wood help to make this resort extremely beautiful. Not to mention the wonderful location.We stayed in a bungalow with ocean views. It was a very large room with a vaulted ceiling, sitting area, huge bathroom, entry hall and a private patio with a table and chairs and chaise lounges. The...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on 504 acres by the Pacific Ocean in Newport Beach, The Resort at Pelican Hill(R) features: 128 two-, three- and four-bedroom villas with magnificent coastal views and an unparalleled array of appointments, immersing guests in the absolute finest of everything; 204 luxuriously appointed bungalow guest rooms and suites with private terraces; a rejuvenating Five-Star spa with a menu of the world's most celebrated therapies; world-class restaurants, including Andrea serving authentic Northern Italian cuisine; an iconic "Coliseum Pool," one of the largest circular pools anywhere with tiered decks and luxurious cabanas; and Pelican Hill Golf Club with 36 dramatic holes by Tom Fazio, nearly all with ocean panoramas. A Five-Star, Five-Diamond destination, Pelican Hill has earned acclaim as the 2012 Grand Resort selected by Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report; as Conde Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards Top Southern California Resort (2013 & 2012), Top U.S. Resort (2011), Top-Rated Golf Resort Worldwide (2012) and Top-Rated California Resort Spa (2012); in Travel + Leisure's "Top 100" World's Best Hotels (2011 Readers' Poll), and with two courses ranked among Golf Digest's America's 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses (2011). ... more   less 

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Address: 22701 Pelican Hill Road South, Newport Beach, CA 92657-2008
Location: United States > California > Orange County > Newport Beach
Price Range: $529 - $1,772 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Resort at Pelican Hill 5*
Number of rooms: 332
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Also Known As:
Pelican Hill Hotel Newport Beach
Hotel At Pelican Hill
At Pelican Hill Hotel
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#1 Business Hotel in Newport Beach
#2 Romantic Hotel in Newport Beach
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Newport Beach
#4 Spa Hotel in Newport Beach
#4 Luxury Hotel in Newport Beach
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“Go for the villas!”
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“Ask for an ocean view suite or bungalow.”
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“Level 400 suites have an ocean view”
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“The 3 bedroom villas are on the golf course and have the best views.”
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“Sea view villa”
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