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The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel

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Interests: Romantic, Business, Family Friendly, Spa, Beach, Golf, Wedding, Resort, Luxe Superior, Waterfront
(877) 592-4624
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The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
One Ritz-Carlton Drive
Dana Point, CA 92629
  • AAA 5-Diamond Property
  • Forbes 4-Star Award
  • Travel + Leisure: 500 Greatest Hotels in the World
Explore the infinite wonders that surround The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel. Laguna is Southern California's premier seaside artist haven - with quaint cottages, subtropical gardens and sandy coves, stretching along a seven-mile scenic coastline.

Hotel Overview

The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel premiered as the first luxury beach resort along coastal Orange County. Today, the Dana Point resort boasts a newly re-imagined vibe, services and spaces, yet still occupies its perch atop 150 foot bluff featuring cascading views of the Pacific Ocean. The hotel is the premiere destination for travelers who desire a playful approach to Southern California luxury. Located half way between Los Angeles and San Diego, the surfside retreat awakens guests' senses with its unique beach ocean-front setting and remarkable service heritage. Over the years, the resort has been the recipient of many awards, but is proud to boast its AAA Five Diamond status for the 30th consecutive year.

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Savor the extraordinary selection of fine oceanfront restaurants at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel along the coast of Dana Point. Prepare your senses for a culinary experience unlike any other with some of the most popular restaurants and dining destinations in the Orange County region, right here at the hotel.

Raya: Raya is an innovative restaurant concept by acclaimed Chef Richard Sandoval. Showcasing Pan-Latin Coastal Cuisine prepared with sustainable seafood, local produce, natural and organic meat and Chef Richard Sandoval's signature Latin flavors, this restaurant is a true one-of-a-kind dining destination.

enoSTEAK: enoSTEAK is an intimate steakhouse featuring only the highest quality ingredients. All the steaks are from prime and grass-fed, pasture-raised beef. The organic produce is grown locally and harvested at the peak of the season. enoSTEAK also highlights artisanal cheeses, charcuterie and unique, fine wines.

180blũ: 180blũ is an oceanfront lounge featuring panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and the blue skies across the horizon. Perched 150-feet above Salt Creek Beach, 180blũ is the perfect Southern California experience to enjoy refreshing hand-crafted beverages, small plates from Raya and a little slice of heaven on earth!

The Market Place: Give in to temptation at The Market Place at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, offering a wide variety of coffee, espresso, sweet treats and more. Early risers can begin their glorious day in Dana Point with a selection of gourmet coffee drinks, pastries and other breakfast items. Throughout the day, guests will be tempted with homemade sweets from the pastry kitchen and a variety of Paninis and freshly made sandwiches.

Bar Raya: Gather in the casual confines of this Dana Point bar's sophisticated yet friendly atmosphere. Fine cocktails, appetizers and company are even finer alongside the breathtaking Laguna coastline views and stylized, silver bar.


Indulge in the best luxury treatments inspired by the sea at The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Laguna Niguel. Addressing the individual needs of each guest with comprehensive programs from massages to hair and skin therapy, our spa offers self-indulgence at its best. All therapies are authentically designed to nurture body and mind, enliven the spirit, and uncover nature's beauty - providing a blissful return to balance. Essential elements from the ocean bring life, well-being, and new beginnings with rich minerals, sea salt, algae and water. This unique foundation sets the tone for every escape with pure benefit and pure results.

Meetings & Events

Set a loftier goal for your next event. Situated high atop a dramatic oceanfront bluff in Southern California, The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel raises the standard for celebrations, weddings, meeting and corporate events - with award-winning facilities that pair ideal venues with impeccable service. From exclusive board sessions to product launches or lavish galas, we ensure all your events are memorably excellent.

Amenities & Activities

  • Babysitting or Child Care
  • Barber/Hair Stylist
  • Car Rental
  • Childrens Programs
  • Complimentary Newspaper
  • Concierge Services
  • Fitness Center
  • Golf Course
  • Horseback Riding
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Mini Bar
  • Restaurant on site
  • Scuba Diving
  • Secretarial Services

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