Book your room at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
A playful approach to luxury in Laguna Beach
With a stay at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel in Dana Point (Monarch Beach), you'll be minutes from Salt Creek Beach Park and close to Sea Canyon Park.
This 5-star hotel is within close proximity of Nature Interpretive Center and Harbor Point Park.
Make yourself at home in one of the 396 air-conditioned rooms featuring DVD players and plasma televisions. Rooms have private balconies. Premium TV channels provides entertainment, and wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Private bathrooms have designer toiletries and hair dryers.
Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You can take advantage of recreational amenities such as a health club, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub. This hotel also features wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and supervised childcare/activities.
Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge or a poolside bar.
Featured amenities include a business center, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Planning an event in Dana Point? This hotel has facilities measuring 26,224 square feet (2436 square meters), including conference space.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
At your hotel
At your hotel
The Ritz-Carlton Spa features 12 treatment rooms, each with a tranquil water feature. Spa offerings include a signature Ocean Spray and Beach Stone Treatment, massage and facial treatments, and a manicure/pedicure area with views of the gardens. A beauty salon offers hair and makeup services by appointment.
Offering spectacular ocean views, the fitness center contains top-of-the-line cardiovascular and strength-training equipment, each complete with television capabilities, as well as resistance-training machines and a free-weight area. Wellness classes include Yoga, Pilates and personal training. 4 tennis courts are available, as well as private lessons for an additional fee.
Several golf courses are within minutes of the resort. Reservations and transportation arrangements can be made through the concierge.
Guests of this Orange County resort enjoy use of boogie boards, beach chairs, umbrellas, and snorkel masks (covered by resort fee). Beach shuttle service is provided every hour on the hour during the summer, and on-call during the fall, winter, and spring seasons.
This resort also offers 26,224 square feet of meeting space.
The RAYA restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and offers a beautiful ocean views.
This property welcomes pets (surcharge).
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Conference space
- Express check-out
- 24-hour front desk
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Babysitting or childcare
- Barbecue grill(s)
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Business center
- Concierge services
- Full-service spa
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Hair salon
- Health club
- Multilingual staff
- Total number of rooms - 396
- Picnic area
- Poolside bar
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Conference space size (feet) - 26,224
- Conference space size (meters) - 2436
- Number of meeting rooms - 18
- Shopping on site
- Spa services on site
- Spa tub
- Supervised childcare/activities
- Outdoor pool
- Fireplace in lobby
- Wireless Internet access - surcharge
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Tennis on site
- Year Built 1984
Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge) , Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
Available in some public areas: Wireless Internet access - surcharge
Park your car
Valet parking (surcharge)
In your room
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Air conditioning
- Climate control
- Complimentary bottled water
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Private bathroom
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- DVD player
- Plasma TV
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Room service (24 hours)
- Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
- Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
Eat and drink
Raya - Offers ocean views, sustainable seafood, local produce and Latin flavors from Chef Richard Sandoval. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
enoSTEAK - Order from a selection of grass-fed, pasture-raised beef. Local produce, artisanal cheeses, charcuterie and a large selection of wines.
Two outdoor freeform pools and accompanying spa tubs are located in garden areas positioned around both hotel wings. Four unlit tennis courts are at the hotel. A public basketball court is located next to the public beach. Boogie boarding and volleyball are available on the beach; the resort fee covers use of beach-recreation equipment, including boogie boards and toys. Poolside Ping-Pong is available. Water sports, including windsurfing, boating, charter fishing, and Jet Skiing, are available one mile away in Dana Point.
The resort provides shuttle service (covered by resort fee) for golfers playing at Monarch Beach Golf Links across the street, an 18-hole championship course designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. Eight other course options within 15 miles include a driving range. The hotel provides complimentary golf-bag storage.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Windsurfing nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Ecotours on site
- Snorkeling on site
- Surfing/boogie boarding on site
- Tennis lessons on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
- Hot stone massage
- Prenatal massage
- Couples treatment rooms
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Ayurvedic treatments
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
- Accessible bathroom
- Accessible path of travel
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
The fine print for The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
When you arrive
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
When you leave
Check-out time is noon
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, Discover, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- Resort fee: USD 25 per accommodation, per night
- Spa access (may be limited)
- Fitness center access
- Fitness/yoga classes
- Sporting facilities or equipment
- Business center/computer access
- Internet access (may be limited)
- Valet parking fee: USD 35 per day (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 50.00 per pet, per night plus USD 150.00 one-time cleaning fee
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 50.00 per night
We should mention
Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
Awards & Affiliations
- The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2013 Travel + Leisure 500.