Get an overview of this hotelIn wine country foothills, golf course and mountain views

Wine-country oasis

This 205-acre golf resort is located in the foothills of north San Diego wine country, within 12 miles of downtown Fallbrook and Temecula.

Challenging course

Mission-style buildings overlook Pala Mesa Golf Resort - Temecula's 18-hole, par-72 golf course; 4 lighted tennis courts, an outdoor splash pool, and a fitness room are also on site.

High-speed Internet access

Guestrooms at Pala Mesa Golf Resort - Temecula in Fallbrook offer pillowtop mattresses and down comforters, compact refrigerators, Nintendo video games, and complimentary high-speed Internet access.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Built in 1974, this 205-acre resort comprises 14 two-story buildings scattered throughout forested grounds. Pala Mesa Golf Resort - Temecula offers an 18-hole, par-72 championship golf course with a putting green, driving range, golf school, and well-stocked pro shop (surcharge). Guests of this San Diego-area resort can also use an outdoor splash pool and spa tub, four lighted tennis courts, and a fitness center.

This Fallbrook resort's 17,600 square feet of event space includes the Garden Pavilion, which is bordered by a landscaped waterfall, and the Cliff Terrace, which has a large permanent tent for outdoor functions. Audiovisual equipment and event catering are available, and wireless Internet access is offered in the lobby and meeting spaces.

Pala Mesa Golf Resort - Temecula's lobby houses a computer with complimentary wireless Internet access. The on-site restaurant and seafood bar offers California cuisine, alfresco dining with golf-course views, and regional wines.

  • Outdoor pool 
  • Spa tub 
  • Concierge services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Restaurant 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Conference space 
  • Express check-in 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 133 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Picnic area 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Year Built 1974 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Business center 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1635 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 17,600 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  


Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Video-game console 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free local calls 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Balcony 
  • Patio 
  • Phone 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Room service 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Down comforter 

Where to Eat

AquaTerra Restaurant & Seafood Bar - Views of the 10th fairway through large picture windows and an outdoor terrace. Serpentine granite bar serves signature blue Aquatini cocktail. Menu items include iced seafood appetizers, steaks, salads, and fresh regional produce. Leather chairs, stone columns, mosaic tilework, and a corner fireplace create a comfortable atmosphere. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Snack Bar - This outdoor stand serves morning scrambles, bagels, coffee drinks, sandwiches, hot dogs, beer, and soda during daylight hours.


Guests can enjoy live entertainment on Fridays in the AquaTerra Bar.

Nearby Things to Do

Pala Mesa Golf Resort - Temecula is known for its 18-hole, par-72 course, which offers sweeping views of the surrounding hills and has received a four-star rating from Golf Digest. Golfers also find a grass driving range and practice putting green, a golf school with private lessons, and a pro shop stocked with clubs and balls, shoes, clothing, and other golfing paraphernalia.

A small bucket of range balls, 45-minute golf clinics held Tuesday–Saturday, and rental of up to five golf clubs for putting/chipping/driving practice facilities are complimentary. Surcharges apply for other golf course use and services.

The resort also offers four lighted tennis courts (racket rental is complimentary), a three-mile walking trail, a fitness center, and an outdoor splash pool with wrought-iron lounge chairs, a spa tub, and a nearby playground.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel in San Diego's inland North County area; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 17 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.


Pets allowed

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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