Pelican Hill Offers Luxurious Spring Break Bungalow And Villa Values For Families, Couples, Golfers And Wellness Enthusiasts

Ranked the top California Golf Resort by the readers of luxury travel magazine Condé Nast Traveler, Pelican Hill Resort® announces luxurious spring break packages with special perks and superb values to please every type of traveler. Whether it’s a golf getaway, spa wellness retreat, family Villa escape or Bungalow hideaway, Southern California’s own “Tuscan Seaside Village,” along the coast of Newport Beach, transports locals and visitors alike to a place much further away.

“Pelican Hill’s spacious Bungalows and luxurious Villas are the perfect destination for a casually chic spring getaway, with value-added packages that offer spa treatment upgrades, preferred golf tee time bookings, complimentary access to spa amenities and the fitness center, and complimentary parking and Internet access – plus no added Resort fees!” said Pelican Hill Resort Managing Director Giuseppe Lama. “And, every visit to Pelican Hill comes with unforgettable ocean views!”

Pelican Hill Resort’s spring break packages include:

The Great Spring Break Family Villa Escape (Available through April 30, 2011)

Everyone needs a relaxing break this spring. Make an easy escape to Pelican Hill’s spacious Villas to enjoy all that the Pacific Coast has to offer! Check into an ocean-view, three-bedroom Villa with private terrace, full gourmet kitchen, fireplace and 50” flat-screen TVs. Savor breakfast for four guests at Coliseum Pool & Grill, overlooking one of the world’s largest circular pools. For two kids, this escape includes one full-day stay at Camp Pelican. For adults, purchase any 50-minute Spa treatment and receive a complimentary upgrade to 80 minutes. Also included are complimentary access to Five-Star spa amenities, fitness centers and pools, complimentary coach service to nearby beach and shopping destinations, and complimentary valet parking and Internet access.
Starting from $995 per night, based upon availability. Excludes tax and gratuity.

Fantastic Foursome Golf Package (Available April 17-30, 2011)
Four golfers will find fantastic spring values with three days and two nights in an ocean-view three-bedroom Villa, plus two rounds of Fazio-designed golf, one 50-minute Amber Gold Signature spa treatment per person, complimentary equipment rentals and complimentary valet parking.
Starting from just $995 per person for two nights, based upon availability. Excludes tax and gratuity.

The Spring Romance Package (Available April 17-30, 2011)
For couples seeking a romantic spring break escape, retreat to a luxurious Bungalow guest room, with breakfast for two at Coliseum Pool & Grill, a rose petal turndown and a special evening amenity of sparkling Prosecco wine and strawberries. As a special spring break perk, purchase any 50-minute Spa treatment and receive a complimentary upgrade to 80 minutes.
Starting from $470 per night, based upon availability. Excludes tax and gratuity.

Golf Academy Stay & Play (Available monthly, including April 15-17)
For the golf enthusiast, the spring season features experiences designed to improve your game! Check into a luxurious two-bedroom private Villa for a two-night stay and “tee off the weekend” on Saturday morning, while enjoying “Breakfast with the Pro” at Coliseum Pool & Grill with Golf Magazine "Top 100 Teacher in America,” Glenn Deck. Attend one of three half-day Golf Academy workshops, including putting school, full swing school or chipping, pitching & bunker school, all led by Glenn Deck. Then, play a complimentary round on your choice of one of two Fazio-designed ocean-view courses. Starting from $1,595 for a two-night stay, based upon availability. Excludes tax and gratuity.

Balanced Wellness Retreats (Available monthly, including April 15 & 16)
The Spa at Pelican Hill offers convenient one-day or two-day “Build Your Own Retreat” options for a transforming mind, body and spirit wellness experience, led by Ashley Borden, a personal fitness and lifestyle consultant to some of the most notable celebrities and one of the most sought-after experts in her field. From motivational, interactive discussions to exercise and cooking demonstrations, guests explore their own personal potential, learn practical life improvements, develop a new philosophy of personal health and fitness, and a create a permanent course for a more positive and balanced life.
Starting from $795 per person, based upon availability. Excludes tax and gratuity.

Ready for Summer….Spring Training (Available through May 26, 2011)
Shape up and slim down at Spring Training headquarters! Summer is just around the corner, but beaches, bikinis and bathing in the California sun are already in season at Pelican Hill. Check into a luxurious Bungalow and start your training trip with a guided Crystal Cove beach hike. Grab your complimentary Pelican Hill gym towel for a visit to The Spa’s fitness center, or stop by the movement studio for complimentary cardio, strengthening and body sculpting classes. Swim laps and cool down in one of the world’s largest circular pools, overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Balance out your fitness flurry with a 50-minute massage and healthy spa cuisine lunch.
Starting from $595 per night, based upon availability. Excludes tax and gratuity.

For accommodations, dining, spa or golf reservations, please call 800.820.6800 or visit 

About Pelican Hill Resort®
Set on 504 acres by the Pacific Ocean in Newport Beach, 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 suites with ocean-view 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-Diamond destination, Pelican Hill has earned acclaim in Andrew Harper’s Hideaway Report “500 Favorite Hotels in the World™” (2011), as Condé Nast Traveler’s #1 California Golf Resort (2011) and #22 among the “Top 100 Best in the World” (2010 Readers’ Choice Awards). Travel + Leisure also ranked Pelican Hill among its “500 World’s Best Hotels” (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.