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The Resort at Pelican Hill

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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good13%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“coliseum pool”(94 reviews)
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“golf course”(244 reviews)
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The service at Pelican Hill is fabulous The pool menu is extremely limited. Food overall at the resort is mediocre. You are paying a surcharge. on your room charge for tips, so there is no reason to tip daily. Everyone at the resort is helpful....More

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Response from Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at The Resort at Pelican HillResponded today

Thank you for visiting Pelican Hill and sharing your candid feedback with us. I apologize that your dining experiences on-property fell short of the rest of your time with us, and I’ve taken this opportunity to share your concerns about the pool menu with our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent 2 wonderful nights at Pelican Hill. Loved the bungalow and our ocean view. Worth the extra expense. I really enjoyed the size of the bungalow and the quality of it. Huge bathroom (large walk in shower was a favorite), fire place and patio with...More

Thank Golf_Girl_TX
Response from Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at The Resort at Pelican HillResponded 1 week ago

Hi Janean, Thank you for choosing Pelican Hill for your summer getaway! I’m delighted to read that you enjoyed your Bungalow, and we hope to welcome you back for another ocean-view escape in the future. Kind regards, Tom Donovan Managing Director, The Resort at Pelican...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited the Orange County area many times and have stayed at pretty much all the various high-end hotels. This trip we decided to try pelican hill and stay in a villa. The villa area is in a separate area and entrance from the...More

Thank Arog14
Response from Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at The Resort at Pelican HillResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your candid feedback about your recent stay with us! While I’m glad that you enjoyed your time on-property, I apologize that your trip to Crystal Cove Beach left you disappointed. Please know I’ve taken this opportunity to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to go there for a weekend just to relax. We really enjoyed the food at the restaurants. But most of all, we appreciated the unfailing cordiality and competence of the staff. We stayed in a nice townhouse with an ocean view. It was...More

Thank walkman10
Response from Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at The Resort at Pelican HillResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for making Pelican Hill your home-away-from-home for the weekend! I’m so glad you enjoyed your visit but am even more proud to read that it was the friendly service from our team that made your stay so memorable. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Thoroughly enjoyed a little staycation at this luxurious resort. Chose this property in part due to its oversized bungalows with lots of privacy, as well as its terrific access to one of the nicer beaches around. Although the resort sits on a bluff and not...More

Thank traveldan21
Response from Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at The Resort at Pelican HillResponded 1 week ago

Hello Dan, Thank you for choosing Pelican Hill for your recent staycation and for taking the time to share such a thoughtful review of your time with us. I’m glad to read that you enjoyed your overall stay in the Bungalows and apologize for the...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Golf course
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$483 - US$2,388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Newport Beach
#2 Romantic Hotel in Newport Beach
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Newport Beach
#3 Spa Hotel in Newport Beach
#3 Luxury Hotel in Newport Beach
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$483 - US$2,388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Newport Beach
#2 Romantic Hotel in Newport Beach
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Newport Beach
#3 Spa Hotel in Newport Beach
#3 Luxury Hotel in Newport Beach
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (1100)
Room & Suite (529)
Pool & Beach (138)
Dining (89)
Amenities (49)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (7)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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InlovewGstaad
16 July 2018|
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Response from Pelican_Hill_Resort | Property representative |
Hello, InlovewGstaad! Great question. Our Coliseum Pool is heated year-round to approximately 82 degrees. We hope to see you soon!
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705marieo
7 July 2018|
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Response from Pelican_Hill_Resort | Property representative |
Hello Marie, Thank you so much for thinking of Pelican Hill for your upcoming trip to California. Please know that the Resort welcomes all service animals accompanying our guests. Our Coliseum Pool is open year-round, and... More
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2amys2015
26 June 2018|
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Response from BHLFamily | Reviewed this property |
We did not use the beach, although I think they have a shuttle. Resorts that have a beach are hotels like the Ritz Carlton in Dana Point. The Monarch Beach Resort also has a beach, which is a short shuttle ride. Their... More
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"Each of rooms were private but only some have expansive ocean views."
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"Bungalow with ocean view close to coliseum pool"
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