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Coliseum Pool
Girls in a Cabana
Pelican Hill Golf in Newport Beach
Camp Pelican


The perfect getaway from it all

Discover a variety of year-round and seasonal activities for all ages, interests and tastes. Whether you seek indoor or outdoor, culinary or fitness, each experience offers guests the chance to enjoy the best of our Italian seaside village along Newport Coast.

Resort Pools

Coliseum Pool

One of the most strikingly unique pools found anywhere, Coliseum Pool was designed with more than one million glass mosaic tiles, laid by hand to form the pool’s perfect circle, 136 feet in diameter. The most intimate way to experience this luxurious oasis is in one of the furnished private cabanas, available by reservation for Bungalow and Villa guests.

Villa Club Pool

This private pool, for Villa guests exclusively, is a work of art boasting a radiant blue bottom created by 300,000 hand-cut, hand-set glass mosaic tiles and views of the Pacific Ocean beyond. In this area, guests also enjoy luxurious cabanas, a whirlpool spa, children’s wading pool, pool attendants and full-service poolside food and beverage.

Cabana Suites

Lounge comfortably in the luxury cabana suites that surround both the Coliseum and Villa Pools. Featuring flat-screen TVs, Bose audio systems, chaise lounges, dining tables with chairs, ceiling fans and mini bars, each cabana suite is thoughtfully designed to include all the amenities needed for to relax poolside for as long as you wish. Guests may also arrange for food to be delivered to their cabana for added ease.


The Spa Fitness Center

The Spa Fitness Center

- Open daily
- Complimentary daily wellness activities, such as fitness walks and outdoor yoga sessions
- Personal Training sessions may also be arranged

The Villa Clubhouse Fitness Center

The Villa Clubhouse Fitness Center

- Open daily exclusively for Villa guests
- Top cardio equipment such as Lifecycle Fitness and Precor

Wellness Classes

Wellness Classes

- For Resort guests and Spa day guests
- Complimentary fitness classes are offered in the Spa Movement Studio which include a combination of strength training, cardiovascular exercise and flexibility
- Daily Crystal Cove Beach Walks depart from the Spa lobby each morning



For the enjoyment of guests and locals, Pelican Hill presents a variety of live entertainment.

The Great Room Social Lounge offers live piano entertainment Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 6:30 – 10:30 p.m.

Pelican Grill Lounge also features live music Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings.

At Coliseum Pool, a poolside guitarist performs on select weekend dates.

For current information about scheduled entertainment, please view our calendar.

Resort Activities

The Shops at Pelican Hill

At Allegra, you’ll find your new favorites to wear for any occasion, from cozy cashmere to trendy swimwear. The Golf Shop has selections of preferred name golf apparel, accessories and equipment. Stop by the Newsstand for everyday necessities and the Spa Boutique for a selection of skincare and signature products.