4.9 out of 5

With a stay at Terranea - L.A.'s Oceanfront Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes (Beach Cities), you'll be minutes from Marineland and close to Point Vicente Lighthouse.

This 5-star hotel is within close proximity of Point Vicente Interpretive Center and Abalone Cove Shoreline Park & Ecological Reserve.

Make yourself at home in one of the 582 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Digital television is provided for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and complimentary toiletries.

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. After practicing your swing on the golf course, you can dip into one of the 4 outdoor swimming pools. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Guests can get around on the complimentary shuttle, which operates within 5 mi.

Grab a bite to eat at one of the hotel's 4 restaurants and 2 coffee shops/cafés, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Relax with a refreshing drink from a bar/lounge or one of the 2 poolside bars. Breakfast is available for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and express check-in. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and meeting rooms.

Property Features

As a guest of Terranea - L.A.'s Oceanfront Resort, you'll find a full-service spa, a golf course, and 4 outdoor swimming pools. There are 4 restaurants and 2 coffee shops/cafés on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 poolside bars and a bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi.

A business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms are available. There are 18 meeting rooms available. A children's pool, a fitness center, and a sauna are also featured at the luxury Terranea - L.A.'s Oceanfront Resort. A free area shuttle within 5 mi is available. For a fee, parking is available.

This 5-star Rancho Palos Verdes hotel is smoke free.

  • 582 guestrooms or units
  • 7 levels
  • 25 buildings
  • 4 dining venues
  • 2 bars by the pool
  • 2 coffee shops
  • 18 conference rooms
  • Built in 2009
  • Bar or lounge
  • Kid's club (surcharge)
  • Supervised kid's activities (surcharge)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Cabanas by the pool (surcharge)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Business facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Waterslide  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Terranea - L.A.'s Oceanfront Resort offers 582 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature safes and complimentary newspapers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels and pay movies.

Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Private balcony or patio
  • Deep soaking tub
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Sea beans - This poolside coffee shop specializes in Asian cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered. Open select days.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The Terranea Resort offers guests a host of recreational activities for an enjoyable stay in Palos Verdes. Golf on-site at The Links at Terranea, a dramatic 9-hole, par 3 oceanfront golf course, with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean and Catalina Island. A choice of 4 outdoor swimming pools includes a waterslide and children’s pool. Boat cruises and whale-watching tours are also available nearby.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Ecotours on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

The Spa at Terranea overlooks the Pacific Ocean and Palos Verdes coastline. This 50,000-square-foot (15,240-square-meter) oceanfront spa, fitness and wellness center and salon was designed by the foremost experts in wellness and restorative therapy. Indulge in an array of spa treatments for body and face, both traditional and some inspired by the Terranea Resort’s unique coastal locale. The spa includes a café, boutique and also offers yoga classes.

  • Number of treatment rooms 25 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Couples treatment rooms 

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.

Pets

  • Pets: USD 150 per accommodation, per stay (maximum USD 150 per stay)
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Maximum 1 per room
  • Certain rooms only, restrictions apply
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: USD 35.00 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Fitness center access
  • Fitness/yoga classes
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls
  • In-room coffee
We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 20 and USD 50 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 38.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 150 per accommodation, per stay (maximum USD 150 per stay)
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Name

  • Terranea L.A.'s Oceanfront
  • Terranea L.A.'s Oceanfront Rancho Palos Verdes
  • Terranea L.A.'s Oceanfront Resort
  • Terranea L.A.'s Oceanfront Resort Rancho Palos Verdes

You should know

Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 17 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding. Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms. Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation. Pets are welcome in certain rooms only; other restrictions apply (please see the Fees section for related charges). To make arrangements for your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation.