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NEWPORT BEACH, CA (Nov. 1, 2022) – The Resort at Pelican Hill, the only Five-Star, Five-Diamond resort in Newport Beach, debuts a holiday calendar filled with magical moments sure to delight guests of all ages. 

The Holiday High Tea & Songs of the Season will be the centerpiece of the Resort’s holiday experiences. Beginning Dec. 8th and limited to just seven dates, the Holiday High Tea will feature a lavish 3-course presentation of house-made delicacies, specialty teas and prestige Telmont champagne. In between courses, guests will be serenaded by some of the brightest talents in American opera as they perform classic songs of the season.

“The holidays are truly magical at The Resort at Pelican Hill. The combination of sophisticated seasonal dining, beautiful décor, elevated experiences and the space to accommodate families and friends makes Pelican Hill the ideal destination to celebrate on the coast,” says Gerard Widder, Managing Director. 

Artistry and flavor are woven into events like Sparkling Princess Tea & Storytime, Holiday Painting & Prosecco, as well as a wreath-making workshop, calligraphy classes, and how to make the Perfect Holiday Latte. Complimentary activities are for resort guests while paid activities are open to local and resort guests. 

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About The Resort at Pelican Hill®

Set on 504 acres overlooking the Pacific Ocean in Newport Beach, The Resort at Pelican Hill® features guestrooms, suites, and villas with magnificent coastal views and an unparalleled array of appointments—including a spa, world-class dining, the iconic Coliseum Pool, and two Tom Fazio golf courses that have been named to Golf Digest’s list of greatest public courses in the country. A Five-Star, Five-Diamond destination, the resort has earned honors such as Top Southern California Resort, Top U.S. Resort, and Top-Rated Golf Resort Worldwide (Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards); Top 100 World’s Best Hotels (Travel + Leisure); and many others. More information: