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The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel

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  • One Ritz-Carlton Drive
    Dana Point CA 92629
  • Phone: (949) 240-2000
  • Visit Website

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.


All 396 guestrooms at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel are designed to reflect the sparkle of the Pacific Ocean and create a sense of warmth enjoyed while relaxing on the sun soaked beach. New outdoor fireplaces are prominently featured on the patios of the resort’s first floor oceanfront rooms, providing a respite where guests can celebrate simple pleasures like savoring s’mores or toasting the sunset with a glass of wine. Here, you’ll discover a playful Orange County retreat that redefines modern luxury.


RAYA is a restaurant concept by acclaimed Chef Richard Sandoval with Chef de Cuisine Steven Wan at the helm featuring Pan-Latin Coastal Cuisine. Raya is committed to serving only natural and organic produce featuring fresh, local California products.  Raya’s menu showcases sustainable seafood, as per the Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Seafood Watch Program, which helps to protect the future fish supply in the world’s oceans. Our dry aged beef, natural lamb and organic chickens are raised using no hormones or antibiotics.

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 a large selection of fine wines and classic cocktails.  enoSTEAK is open for dinner Tuesday-Sunday 6 to 10 p.m. Reservations recommended.

180blũ is the resort’s ocean front lounge featuring panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and is the perfect Southern California experience to enjoy refreshing hand-crafted beverages, small plates from Raya and a little slice of Heaven on Earth!


Escape to a gentler pace at The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Laguna Niguel, where the constant presence of the ocean inspires renewal. Named Condé Nast Traveler, Best Spas in the World in 2014, this spa features 12 spa treatment rooms, all bathed in soft hues of aqua and beige. Tranquil water features add to the soothing sensory experience. High-style locker rooms, public spaces, and saunas ensure a calming aura throughout this luxury spa resort in Dana Point – set to the ever-present rhythm of the surf.

Eco-Adventure Center

The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel bestows eco-adventures that inspire you with Southern California’s unique ecosystems and will open your spirit to their connection
with larger global systems. Led by expert Guides, the Center is dedicated to showcasing Southern California’s natural wonders. Throughout these unique eco-adventures, the local surroundings become a natural classroom and living laboratory. Adults, families and kids learn while having so much fun, they’ll never imagine these activities are educational. Through expedition, research and field work, participants have meaningful experiences that instill them with a deeper appreciation and respect for nature, as well as an understanding of how to live more environmentally responsibly back home.

Posh Pooch 

The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel is a pet friendly hotel. At The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, our discriminating guests include four legged friends. When you include Fido on your trip to our Laguna Beach pet friendly hotel, we promise "tails" of devotion from your family friend for a long time to come.


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