Travel + Leisure conducted a survey at the end of 2014 to determine the 500 top hotels in the world. The results came in, and some of our beloved Orange County hotels made the list. There were only a handful from California, and they made the cut. Why not see for yourself why they're considered one of the best?
Montage Laguna Beach is set on a coastal bluff overlooking the Pacific in the heart of the vibrant arts community of Laguna Beach, California. The resort offers 30 acres of oceanfront luxury with 248 craftsman-style rooms all featuring ocean views. Additional amenities include the 20,000-square-foot Spa Montage; exquisite dining at any of our three restaurants including Studio, The Loft, and Mosaic Bar & Grille; a wealth of outdoor recreation including two onsite pools, and more.
Pelican Hill is situated above the coastline between Newport Beach and Laguna Beach in Southern California. The resort boasts panoramic views from its 204 bungalow guest rooms and 128 villas tucked thoughtfully into a terraced hillside.
The Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel invites renewal and discovery at every turn. A modern, playful approach to true California luxury fills the air at this distinguished Dana Point address, resting atop a 150-foot bluff along the coastline. Travelers seeking a personal journey can rejuvenate in the ocean inspired spa or tee off on the green. Adventure seekers can choose from one of 15 eco-excursions or try surfing. From limitless recreation to pet friendly amenities and beyond, here the spirit of Southern California thrives.