4.8 out of 5

With a stay at Rancho Valencia Resort and Spa in Rancho Santa Fe, you'll be in the suburbs and close to Del Mar Horse Park.

This 5-star resort is within the vicinity of Black Mountain Open Space Park and Del Mar Racetrack.

Make yourself at home in one of the 49 air-conditioned rooms featuring fireplaces. Rooms have private patios. Cable programming and DVD players are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and complimentary toiletries.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 2 outdoor swimming pools, outdoor tennis courts, and a sauna. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Grab a bite at one of the resort's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Event facilities at this resort consist of conference space and meeting rooms. Free valet parking is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

This award-winning tennis resort occupies 40 acres landscaped with citrus and palm trees in the exclusive enclave of Rancho Santa Fe, within 8 miles of the Rancho Santa Fe Polo Club, the beaches, and horse-racing track at Del Mar.

In addition to an expansive tennis program, guests of Rancho Valencia enjoy a croquet lawn and an outdoor lap pool with 2 adjacent spa tubs. The full-service spa includes a complimentary fitness center and complimentary fitness classes, including yoga, Pilates, and spinning. Guests have privileges at multiple championship golf courses in the area.

French-influenced California cuisine is served in the acclaimed Rancho Valencia Restaurant, which features a Mission-style courtyard and colorful tile work. Guests also receive freshly-squeezed orange juice and newspapers every morning.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Total number of rooms - 49 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Garden 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 17 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free valet parking

Room Amenities

Rancho Valencia Resort and Spa offers 49 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature fireplaces and DVD players. Rooms open to patios. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas and include sofa beds. Beds feature premium bedding. Televisions come with cable channels and pay movies. Espresso makers and free minibar items are provided. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include safes and complimentary bottled water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include refrigerators.

  • Fireplace
  • Private patio
  • Sitting area
  • Deep soaking tub
  • Pull-out sofa bed
  • Stocked minibar (free)
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator available
  • Espresso maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests can enjoy full breakfast for a fee.

Rancho Valencia Resort and Spa has 2 restaurants on site.

24-hour room service is available.

Breakfast

You can order a meal from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

Rancho Valencia Resort's 18 hard tennis courts are clustered in three groups, and court time is complimentary. An on-site pro shop can re-string rackets, find partners for solo players, and arrange clinics or private lessons for all skill levels (surcharges). Complimentary iced lemon water and towels are provided courtside.

Guests enjoy an outdoor lap pool with two adjacent spa tubs. A 10,000-square-foot regulation croquet lawn is on site, with complimentary equipment provided. The resort also offers complimentary use of bicycles, bocce ball, and board games.

The full-service health spa includes a complimentary fitness center with treadmills, stair machines, cross-trainers, stationary bikes, and strength-training machines. Guests may also take complimentary scheduled yoga, Pilates, and spinning classes. Personal trainers are available for a surcharge.

Guests have privileges at multiple championship golf courses in the area, including Rancho Santa Fe Farms (adjacent to the resort), the Del Mar Country Club, the Grand Del Mar, Four Seasons Aviara, Maderas Golf Club, and the renowned Torrey Pines Golf Club.

Del Mar beaches, 7.5 miles away, offer surfing and other water sports. Lifeguards are on duty during summer months.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

  • Body wraps 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you need to make requests for accessibility needs, please complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when booking your stay.

  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 11:30 PM

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets: USD 125 per accommodation, per stay

Policies

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

A cash deposit or 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

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 11.00 and USD 28.00 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: USD 125 per accommodation, per stay
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Name

  • Rancho Valencia
  • Rancho Valencia Rancho Santa Fe
  • Rancho Valencia Resort
  • Rancho Valencia Resort Rancho Santa Fe
  • Resort Valencia
  • Rancho Valencia Santa Fe
  • Rancho Valencia, An Auberge Hotel Rancho Santa Fe

You should know

Up to 3 children 17 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

* Rooms for this hotel are currently unavailable on our site.
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