Rancho Palos Verdes,Calif. (September 11, 2015) – Terranea Resort, A Destination Hotel, is pleased to announce $9 million of capital enhancements, completed summer 2015. The 102-acre property added a fourth guest pool, as well as a VIP lounge and other aesthetic improvements.
Terranea Resort’s new Vista Pool that opened August 14, joins three existing guest pools at Terranea Resort. Located adjacent to Terranea’s signature restaurant mar’sel, the Vista Pool is open to guests ages 13 and older, and offers magnificent views of the Pacific Ocean as well as food and beverage services and a relaxing atmosphere. The saltwater pool and Jacuzzi are theperfect oasis for guests who are looking for a quiet place to soak up the California sun.
Terranea’s additional guest pools include the Spa Pool, for guests 18 years and older to further unwind before and after spa treatments; Cielo Point Pool, for a casual adults-only atmosphere with its own sandy beach; and the Resort Pool, with a 140-foot water slide and Splash Zone for families.
As Los Angeles’ premier oceanfront resort, Terranea has completed numerous soft renovations to ensure a luxurious stay for guests. All 582 guestrooms, suites, bungalows, casitas and villas throughout the resort were refreshed with new carpeting and select furniture elements, and each room now features amenities from L’Occitane’s Mer & Mistral collection. Additionally, Terranea redesigned its Lobby Bar and Lounge, and the San Nicolas Suite was transformed into an exclusive VIP Lounge. The resort also recently added new equipment to its 50,000 square-foot spa and fitness center, including a Technogym Kinesis Wall, a Peak Pilates Reformer and several Technogym Cardio Machines.
Terranea’s lobby suites have been revamped with rustic ceramic flooring, fresh paint, fabrics, and details that reflect thelaid-back, Mediterranean style of the resort. The suites embody the luxury lifestyle of the resort, each fully equipped with modern furniture and amenities, an in-room bar and specialty Dean and Deluca refreshments for guests to enjoy throughout the stay.
“As we continue to build our legacy as an iconic LA resort, we are excited to provide these new enhancements to the property,” said Terranea’s President Terri A. Haack. “Each of these elements will enrich the overall resort experience, which we’re looking forward to guests enjoying in the coming years.”
Opened in 2009, Terranea has since become one of Southern California’s leading destination resorts. Minutes from the bustle of Los Angeles, the private peninsula paradise is the perfect getaway for locals and visitors alike. The resort’s distinct and different elements, from its coastal setting to its Mediterranean atmosphere and architecture, create a world class escape for guests.
About Terranea Resort, A Destination Hotel
Located on California’s Palos Verdes Peninsula, Terranea is Los Angeles’ premier oceanfront resort with 102 acres of unparalleled Pacific Ocean views. Terranea opened its doors in June 2009 and offers world-class accommodations that range from hotel suites to bungalows, oceanfront casitas and luxurious villas, which are also available for purchase as seaside second homes through Terranea Real Estate. Amenities include The Links at Terranea, a nine-hole, par three golf course; award-winning 50,000 sq. ft. oceanfront spa and fitness center; three swimming pools and a 140-foot waterslide; marea luxury boutique; 135,000 sq. ft. of conference and meeting space; and eight dining venues including signature restaurant mar’sel; Nelson’s, a cliff-side spot ideal for whale watching; and Asian-inspired bashi. Terranea is proud of its farm-to-Terranea culinary philosophy that focuses on utilizing local and sustainable ingredients. Terranea’s bountiful land boasts herb and vegetable gardens, lemon groves, bee hives, a Sea SaltConservatory and more. As well, the resort’s innovative activity center and adventure concierge, Pointe Discovery, lets guests discover and explore Terranea’s rich terrain with miles of scenic coastal trails, secluded beach cove and ocean environment. Fun, enriching programs and activities such as habitat photography, falconry, kayorkle and paddle boarding also abound.Terranea Resort is owned by a joint venture comprised of Lowe Enterprises and JC Resorts and is a member of the American Express Fine Hotels & Resorts program and AAA Four-Diamond property. Since its opening, Terranea Resort has been named one of Travel + Leisure’s 500 Best Hotels in the World and earned a spot on Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers Choice Awards and Gold List. The resort also received the Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator and has been recognized numerous times on U.S. News & World Report’s Best U.S. Hotels list. For additional information about Terranea Resort, www.terranea.com, call 866-802-8000 or follow Terranea on Facebook and Twitter.
About Destination Hotels
Destination Hotels (Destination) is the largest owner and operator of independent hotels, resorts and residences in the United States. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Destination is an industry leader with more than 40 years of hospitality management and development experience. Located in premier destinations, the portfolio is continuously growing with more than 40 luxury and upscale properties from coast to coast. The award-winning company operates 20 golf courses, 20 full-service spas, six IACC-certified conference centers and 110 bars and restaurants. The privately-owned company is a subsidiary of Lowe Enterprises, a Los Angeles-based investment, development and real estate firm. For more information on Destination Hotels, visit www.destinationhotels.com. Follow Destination on Twitter: @Destination. Like Destination on Facebook: DestinationHotels.