Get an overview of this hotelRancho Palos Verdes resort with oceanfront golf course

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Business center
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Palos Verdes

Located on California's secluded Palos Verdes peninsula, this Mediterranean-style resort, next to the Pacific Ocean and whale watching, is just 20-miles south of Los Angeles International Airport.

Hit the links at Terranea

Resort amenities include an oceanfront golf course, 4 pools, 8 unique dining experiences, nature trails, and a 50,000-square-foot spa, salon, and fitness center.

Guestrooms feature down bedding, deep soaking tubs and high-definition LCD TVs, with ocean views.

Terranea - L.A.'s Oceanfront Resort

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Spanning 102 acres overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Terranea Resort features a 9-hole golf course, 8 dining venues, and a full-service spa. There are 4 swimming pools and walking trails available, while 33 meeting/conference rooms provide flexible options for event planning. Additional resort amenities include a concierge desk, free WiFi, gift shops, and laundry facilities.

Pets and service animals are welcome (certain restrictions and fees apply).

  • Express check-in 
  • Picnic area 
  • Waterslide 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 4 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 18 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Total number of rooms - 582 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 25 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Number of poolside bars - 2 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Conference space 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Electric car charging station 
  • Meeting rooms 18 
  • Year Built 2009 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Beach towels 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

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 all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Digital TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • In-room safe 
  • Room service (24 hours) 

Where to Eat

Nelson’s - Enjoy fresh California comfort cuisine and a selection of microbrews. Take in the sunset on the patio by the fire pits, or relax inside and catch a sports event at the bar countertop made of recycled wine bottles. Open daily for lunch and dinner.

Mar’sel - This restaurant offers the ideal location for an elegant dinner or relaxed late night bite. With a seasonally rotating fine dining menu that features locally-sourced ingredients (citrus and herbs from the resort's grounds, hand-ground chocolate, farm-fresh eggs), as well as playful takes on culinary favorites, mar'sel combines approachable luxury with a breathtaking setting.

Bashi - Celebrate different cultures with contemporary blends of Asian flavors from Chef de Cuisine DJ Eusebio. Choose from artisanal cocktails, an extensive sake list, and enjoy soju and an unrivaled selection of Asian beers.Open daily for lunch and dinner.

Catalina Kitchen - Set in a vibrant, modern setting this is a popular destination for both locals and guests alike. Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner daily; brunch is served on weekends.

Sea Beans - Start your day off with a caramel latte or a freshly baked chocolate croissant. Perfect for meals on the go or a casual meeting. Open for breakfast and lunch.

Lobby Bar - Guests enjoy a relaxed and inviting atmosphere, well-crafted cocktails, fine wines and beers from a curated selection of local, regional and world-class makers. Open afternoon weekends and evenings daily.

Spa Café - After a treatment or workout at our Palos Verdes day spa, enjoy service by the pool, fire pit or, cabana. The menu features spa-inspired cuisine such as salads, sandwiches, fresh juices, and smoothies. Open daily for breakfast and lunch.

Cielo Point - This full-service bar with poolside fare serves guests at the Cielo Point adult pool in style. Take in the views of the Palos Verdes resort and Catalina Island while you enjoy your meal or drink. Open seasonally for lunch and afternoon cocktails.

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.

  • Ecotours on site 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving 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 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body wraps 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • 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.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 150 per accommodation, per stay (maximum USD 150 per stay)
  • Dogs only
  • 1 per room
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
This property requires payment of the first night's rate and tax 7 days prior to check-in for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. To complete the reservation process and obtain additional information, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

You'll 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 have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

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

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

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.


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