THE RESORT AT PELICAN HILL INTRODUCES NEW SEASONAL PACKAGES FOR SPRING BREAK, BABYMOONS, GOLF GETAWAYS AND SPA RETREATS

NEWPORT BEACH, CA – January 16, 2013 – This spring, relaxation and celebration come in a variety of packages along the coast of Newport Beach in Southern California. The Resort at Pelican Hill® presents a fresh series of seasonal experiences, including a spring break family escape, babymoon retreat, unlimited golf getaway and romantic spa suite package.

“For guests from near and far, our spring packages offer seamless getaways for families, couples, golfers and spa aficionados,” said Pelican Hill Managing Director Giuseppe Lama. “Enjoy Newport Beach’s sunny Mediterranean climate in an idyllic coastal setting with all the luxuries of this Five-Diamond destination, including two Fazio-designed golf courses, a Five-Star Spa, four ocean-view restaurants, a radiant circular pool and pristine beaches.”

Available this spring, Pelican Hill’s newest seasonal packages include:

Spring Break Kids Inclusive Offer
Available March & April 2013
For an unforgettable Spring Break escape, book a Bungalow King Suite for your family and receive two complimentary half-day visits to Camp Pelican, including lunch. Daily breakfast and an endless pizza, pasta and gelato dinner menu at Coliseum Pool & Grill are included complimentary for children ages 12 and under.
Starting from $895* per night

Suite Celebration Package
Available April – June 2013
For Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, graduations and other celebrations, book a Bungalow Suite and receive a complimentary Taste & Toast welcome amenity, featuring the chef’s selection of seasonal finger foods and a bottle of sparkling Prosecco. For an extra special occasion, upgrade to a Cristal & Caviar welcome amenity, available at market price.
Starting from $835* per night

Babymoon Retreat
Available April – June 2013
Escape for the day or stay the night, spending precious moments together before your baby’s arrival. Expectant parents begin their personalized retreat with a choice of a private yoga class or guided meditation session. Indulge in a 50-minute Duet Massage for two in the serenity and privacy of the Spa’s couples massage suite. While she relishes in a Deserving Mother’s Massage, doting dads-to-be unwind with a Deep Tissue or Reflexology Massage. Slip into our infinity-edge deep-soaking tub together and relax toe-to-toe with a romantic 30-minute bath for two. Nourish yourself with a custom chef-crafted ―cravings‖ menu featuring your favorite wholesome comfort foods at the Coliseum Pool & Grill. Finally, settle into your own private Coliseum Pool cabana to lounge in tranquility. Depart with a special gift, as you prepare to welcome your new bundle of joy!
Full-day retreat package starting from $540*; overnight retreat package starting from $1,075* per night.

Bungalow Suite Spring Spa Indulgence
Available April – June 2013
Embrace the flutter of spring romance with a retreat just for two. Relish in a relaxing couples massage in the intimate, residential ambiance of your spacious Bungalow Suite. An intimate bath for two awaits in the privacy of your marble deep-soaking tub, with your choice of intentional spa bath salts. Enjoy an aphrodisiac indulgences welcome amenity and an in-room aphrodisiac menu of foods, beverages and other seductive delights, available around-the-clock!
Starting from $1,195* per night

Fazio Unlimited Package
Available throughout 2013
Select Bungalow or Villa accommodations with a two-night minimum stay. Enjoy unlimited golf rounds for one guest on three courses – Pelican Hill’s Ocean North and Ocean South, and Oak Creek – designed by renowned course architect Tom Fazio. This experience includes complimentary forecaddie (at both Pelican Hill courses), golf cart, golf club rentals and complimentary valet parking.
Starting from $835* per night. Early check-in and late check-out included, based on availability.

Two-Day Weekend Golf Academy Package
Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. & Sundays from 9 a.m. until conclusion of afternoon playing lesson on April 27 & 28, May 18 & 19, and June 22 & 23
This two-day Golf Academy package is designed to benefit every aspect of your golf game, including sound fundamentals for your full swing, short game, course management and mental skills. Instruction features a small group setting with a 4-to-1 student-to-teacher ratio. This package includes two full days (14 hours) of instruction and one 18-hole playing lesson with Southern California PGA Teacher of the Year Glenn Deck, as well as lunch on Saturday and Sunday, a personal teaching tool and two nights of accommodations.
Starting from $2,060* for one student. All package inclusions are exclusive of any applicable taxes, gratuities, and service charges. Rates based on double occupancy. Additional fees will apply for extra guests.
*Excludes tax and gratuity

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.
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