Rancho Palos Verdes, California
Extraordinary Oceanfront Luxury
What we think
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The ultimate luxurious oceanfront getaway, Terranea is a world unto itself where you can explore and discover 102 awe-inspiring acres of inspirational coastal setting and a unique combination of panoramic views, personalized service, and unparalleled refinement. The calming and transformative experience takes you to a different place, far removed from the ordinary.
Featuring a breathtaking location on the Palos Verdes Peninsula with 270-degree views of the Pacific Ocean, Terranea truly embodies a luxury oceanside travel experience. Picturesque sunrises and sunsets; the location is second to none—oceanfront and under an hour to the heart of Los Angeles. An extraordinary experience where sighting whales and dolphins is just inherent and the memories you depart with are unforgettable.
Relax in a wide range of oceanfront luxury accommodations for the ultimate privacy and exclusivity including Suites, Villas, Bungalows, & Casitas. Indulge with a host of luxurious amenities including delectable dining, award-winning golf, four swimming pools, boutiques, and adventures on land and at sea – join us for a truly immersive sense of wonder along the Palos Verdes Peninsula.
Restaurants & Bars
Mar'sel - Set overlooking the Pacific Ocean with stunning panoramic views, mar'sel offers the ideal location for an elegant dinner or seasonal Sunday brunch.
Catalina Kitchen - Set against the scenic views of Terranea Resort, Catalina Island and the Pacific Coast, catalina kitchen hosts a spirited dining experience in a vibrant and modern setting.
Bashi - Enjoy inventive ‘wok’-style dishes inspired by classic Chinese, Japanese, and Southeast Asian recipes, weaving simple, fresh ingredients into flavorful creations.
Nelson's - Enjoy coastal cuisine and a warm, friendly bar atmosphere surrounded by outdoor fire pits and unrivaled sunset views.
Sea Beans - An ideal destination to start the day or unwind in the evening, enjoy gourmet coffee, specialty espresso drinks and organic teas – along with a tantalizing array of freshly baked treats. Fresh lunch items/light bites range from sandwiches, wraps, and salads, to smoothies and house made gelato.
The Lobby Bar & Terrace - Enjoy craft cocktails, fine wines and beers, and locally inspired fare - accompanied by Lobby Lounge live performances in the evening.
The Grill at the Resort Pool - Nosh on classic favorites and light bites while you catch the game on the big screen at the bar or in the comfort of your private cabana.
The Bake Shop - Bake Shop items include an assortment of sweet and savory selections such as pastries, cakes, pies, cookies, truffles, biscotti, sea salt pretzels, gelato, and more.