RELAX, REPLENISH AND INVIGORATE AT THE SPA AT PELICAN HILL WITH AUTUMN INGREDIENTS AND HOLIDAY-INSPIRED TREATMENTS

NEWPORT BEACH, CA – July 15, 2013 – As autumn arrives along the coast of Newport Beach, The Spa at Pelican Hill® offers seasonal treatments designed to relax, replenish and invigorate. For locals and visitors alike, Newport Beach’s only Forbes Five-Star Spa features fresh autumn ingredients, such as fig, olives and wine, and holiday season pampering experiences, such as Bubbles & Blowouts and Holiday Glow “Red Carpet-Ready” Facials.

“Guests from near and far are anticipating the return of our harvest season-inspired treatments, like the Grape Seed & Olive Oil Body Scrub and Olive Oil & Rosemary Hair Infusion,” said Robin Dunivin, Spa Director for The Spa at Pelican Hill. “Autumn also brings the return of our True Blush Facial this October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month.”

The Spa’s featured fall and holiday season specials include:

Grape Seed & Olive Oil Body Scrub
September – November
A 50-minute warm scrub and relaxing massage feature ground olive skins, grape seeds and nourishing, antioxidant-rich olive oil that hydrates the skin.
$130* Mondays – Thursdays, or $185* Fridays – Sundays

Olive Oil & Rosemary Hair Infusion
September – November
Relax in gracious and giving hands, as this deeply-hydrating treatment invigorates the senses, adding moisture to the hair and scalp. A Shampoo & Style follows this seasonal hair infusion.
$85* Mondays – Thursdays, or $95* Fridays – Sundays

Rose Wine Wrap
October – December
Relax and renew with a gentle dry brushing to prepare the skin for a warm rose-clay wrap that detoxifies and nourishes your entire body. After this hydrating envelopment the treatment concludes with a rehydration massage made of Rose Moroc lotion leaving the skin fragrant and glowing. Enjoy a glass of perfectly paired wine with this 50-minute treatment!
$140* Mondays – Thursdays, or $195* Fridays – Sundays

True Blush Facial
October
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, The Spa at Pelican Hill and Natura Bisse feature the True Blush facial during the month of October. Blush a little, and reveal the true you! This powerful treatment combines highly comforting and regenerating ingredients to bring the best visual result to your skin.
$140* Mondays – Thursdays, or $190* Fridays – Sundays

Diamond Mani-Pedi with Complimentary Gift
October – December
Experience the ultimate multisensory cosmetic treatment designed for hands and feet with a combination 80-minute manicure and pedicure treatment, plus a complimentary gift from Natura Bisse. Following a lavender-infused soak, a shimmering diamond dust mud exfoliation is applied, then removed with a magnetically-enhanced device to reveal purified, illuminated skin. A revitalizing massage alleviates and reenergizes tired muscles. Includes cuticle care, nail filing, buffing and nail lacquer.
$170* Mondays – Thursdays, or $180* Fridays – Sundays

Seasonal Fig Body Gelato
October – December
Available September through November, this seasonal body treatment combines fresh figs and pure botanicals for a scrub and moisturizing wrap, completed with a fig gelato treat.
$140* Mondays – Thursdays, or $195* Fridays – Sundays

Holiday Bubbles & Blowouts
December
Enjoy a chilled glass of Italian Prosecco in our luxurious Spa Salon, as we shampoo and style your locks for that special holiday season celebration!
$65* Mondays – Thursdays, or $70* Fridays – Sundays

Holiday Glow “Red Carpet-Ready” Facial
Indulge in an 80-minute ultra-luxe facial that leaves your skin ―red carpet-ready‖ for holiday season celebrations – including same-day events! Formulated with more than 30 active ingredients, including ATP and marine-originating DNA, this energy-producing cocktail combined with three targeted massages provides your skin with a recognizable difference, similar to a cosmetic lift.
$200* Mondays – Thursdays, or $250* Fridays – Sundays

The Spa’s Pop-up Perks
Follow The Spa at Pelican Hill on Facebook or check the Resort’s daily guest newsletter for surprise pop-up perks. Enjoy same-day or next-day specials, such as spa gifts, complimentary Prosecco and treatment upgrade offers.

Friday Evening Spa Soirées
Join our weekly Spa Soiree from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. in the Spa Lobby to explore Pelican Hill’s Five-Star wellness retreat. We invite you to paint your intentions on a canvas with our resident artist and enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco!

For spa reservations, please call 855.467.6800. For additional information, please visit
pelicanhill.com/spa.

*Prices exclude tax and gratuity.

About The Spa at Pelican Hill
Evoking a “21st century wellness philosophy,” The Spa at Pelican Hill recaptures the original purity and effectiveness of the world’s most celebrated traditional treatments, such as the Lulur Italiano massage and the Body Gelato treatment. The Spa delivers unequaled indulgence in a cocooned, sophisticated ambiance where every sense is awakened and every moment is one of extraordinary pampering and rejuvenation.

The luxurious 23,000-square-foot retreat features a dramatic 28-foot-high Palladian rotunda; wall of flowing water; tranquil relaxation room; 22 private treatment rooms designed for quiet comfort and deep relaxation; an array of facilities including men’s and women’s Acqua Colonnades with herbal steam rooms, saunas, and a regal Roman bath; and separate dressing areas for men and women with every amenity and appointment. The Spa also offers a full-service salon, boutique, spacious fitness center and movement studio with a variety of complimentary wellness activities for spa guests.

So much more than a place to enjoy a good massage, the Spa helps restore health and balance by immersing guests in the ultimate individualized care, providing a highly personalized voyage of fulfillment and realization with the most renowned therapies from around the world using only natural and organic products. The Spa staff is comprised of the most talented professionals in the industry who were handpicked as the finest in their trades. Additionally, professional naturalists on staff conduct everything from environmental education programs to tide pool exploration.

In its first year open, The Spa at Pelican Hill earned the top Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star rating, Spa Magazine Silver Sage Reader’s Choice Awards as “Favorite New Spa” and Condé Nast Traveler’s “Hot List: 2009.” The Spa earned Top California Resort Spa (2012) and Top Southern California Resort Spa (2013) honors from Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards, as well as its fourth consecutive Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Award in 2013.

About Pelican Hill®

Set on 504 acres by the Pacific Ocean in Newport Beach, The Resort at Pelican Hill® features:128 two-, three- and four-bedroom villas with magnificent coastal views and an unparalleled array of appointments, immersing guests in the absolute finest of everything; 204 luxuriously appointed bungalow guest rooms and suites with private terraces; a rejuvenating Five-Star spa with a menu of the world’s most celebrated therapies; world-class restaurants, including Andrea serving authentic Northern Italian cuisine; an iconic “Coliseum Pool,” one of the largest circular pools anywhere with tiered decks and luxurious cabanas; and Pelican Hill Golf Club with 36 dramatic holes by Tom Fazio, nearly all with ocean panoramas. A Five-Star, Five-Diamond destination, Pelican Hill has earned acclaim as the 2012 Grand Resort selected by Andrew Harper’s Hideaway Report; as Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards Top Southern California Resort (2012), Top U.S. Resort (2011), Top-Rated Golf Resort Worldwide (2012) and Top-Rated California Resort Spa (2012); in Travel + Leisure’s “Top 100″ World’s Best Hotels (2011 Readers’ Poll), and with two courses ranked among Golf Digest’s America’s 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses (2011).

The Irvine Company Resort Properties owns and manages the finest resort and leisure destinations in Newport Coast and the City of Irvine. In addition to Pelican Hill, the portfolio includes the Island Hotel Newport Beach, the city’s landmark property and only AAA Five Diamond hotel; Hyatt Regency Irvine, the city’s only Four Diamond hotel; Oak Creek Golf Club in Irvine, featuring a challenging, Tom Fazio-designed public golf course; and several of the finest marinas in Newport Harbor and Northern California.

About the Irvine Company

The Irvine Company is an internationally renowned real estate development company known for its award-winning master-planned communities, its vast portfolio of high-quality investment properties and its leadership in conservation and natural resource management. The growing real estate portfolio encompasses office, apartment, retail and resort holdings located throughout California’s premier markets, including assets in San Diego, Orange and Los Angeles Counties, and holdings in Northern California. As a steward of some of America’s most beautiful and scientifically important open space and parklands, the company has donated more than half of the historic 93,000-acre Irvine Ranch in Orange County — 50,000 acres — to permanently preserve these lands. The U.S. Department of Interior and the State of California have designated these parklands as “Natural Landmarks,” one of the most prestigious land preservation designations. The privately held, diversified company traces its roots to the 1860s with the formation of The Irvine Ranch® from Mexican and Spanish land grants.

Press Contact

KATE STARR
kstarr@pelicanhill.com
949.467.6833