The Spa At Pelican Hill Introduces Spring Fashion & Beauty Retreat, Garden-Inspired Experiences, “Mother’s Daycation” Escape & New Golfer’s Massage

Newport Beach’s only Forbes Five-Star Spa, The Spa at Pelican Hill®, introduces fresh spring offerings for Resort guests and locals alike. Fashionistas, gardening aficionados, mothers, daughters, friends and golfers will delight in The Spa’s newest offers.

“Whether you’re looking to relax, renew or invigorate this spring, The Spa has the perfect, personalized treatment just for you,” said Liza Esayian, Spa Director for The Spa at Pelican Hill. “From fashion-focused beauty retreats and fitness-minded golf massages, to mother-daughter days and mani-pedi parties, this spring brings endless ways to celebrate, gather and escape.”

Available April through June 2012, spring season spa specials include:

Spring Fashion & Beauty Retreat
Escape to The Spa for a two-day retreat featuring a range of highly personalized experiences. Begin with a day of Beauty, including our replenishing Illumina Facial, spa-infused manicure and pedicure services, Evening Elegance make-up application and hair styling, and a nourishing chef-crafted spa lunch. Sip champagne while planning your spring Fashion wardrobe with a personalized trunk show and fitting in the Resort’s boutiques, guided by an expert personal styling and shopping consultant. Then, explore designer fashions, luxury accessories and specialty boutiques at Fashion Island and in Corona Del Mar.
Starting from $1,495* per person (weekday rate) with all transportation included; pricing excludes tax and gratuity.

Spring “Blossoms & Blooms” Featuring McEvoy Ranch
Customize your spring garden-inspired treatment with your preferred service and scent, created with natural ingredients from California’s McEvoy Ranch. Choose one of three fresh spring scents, including:
• Verde with Ylang Ylang, Lavender, Lemon, Lime
• Fresh harvested Lavender
• Blood Orange with wild jasmine
Next, select one of the following services:
• Invigorating 50-minute massage with scented balm of choice
• Renewing 50-minute scrub, including a loofah dry brush and scented balm of choice mixed with oatmeal paste and completed with a hydration application
• Relaxing 50-minute bath service to pamper you and open your senses with scented bath salts harvested from the California coast and dried naturally by the sun
Each service includes a McEvoy gift collection featuring hand and body lotion, lip balm and a bar of soap.
$120* Mondays – Thursdays, or $180* Fridays – Sundays
For just $40* per guest, add a seasonal spa lunch featuring fresh lavender, jasmine and blood orange ingredients in your entrée and tonic beverage.

“Mother’s Daycation” Spa Escape
Perfect for Mother’s Day, but available throughout the spring season, this experience includes:
• Choice of one personalized 50-minute treatment: Amber Gold Signature Massage, Seasonal Honey Body Gelato, or a Classic Cleansing Facial
• Choice of a 30-minute Argume Manicure, or a Shampoo & Style
• Lunch for one guest at The Spa or Coliseum Pool & Grill
$180* Mondays – Thursdays, or $225* Fridays – Sundays

Mother-Daughter Salon Sundays
Available Sundays from 1-5 p.m., daughters accompanied by their mothers enjoy a 30-minute manicure, along with a pampering shampoo and “princess hair styling” in the salon. Mothers delight in a 30-minute manicure, plus a salon shampoo and style treatment. Sparkling beverages and tea sandwiches are served with our compliments!
$110* per person

Golfer’s Massage
Designed to enhance your game, this 50-minute deep massage relieves and reduces muscle tension, joint pain and stiffness. A full-body massage uses golf balls to apply specific friction, kneading and pressure maneuvers that relax and warm golfer’s muscles, treating one zone at a time and improving overall flexibility. This massage is recommended as a pre-game or post-game treatment by Pelican Hill Golf Academy Director of Instruction Glenn Deck, who’s ranked a Golf Tips “Top 25 U.S. Instructor.”
$210* Mondays – Thursdays, or $260* Fridays – Sundays

Girlfriends’ Mani-Pedi Party
Treat your hands and feet to replenishing, spa-infused nail care in good company! For up to four fabulous friends, unwind from 4-8 p.m. with manicures, pedicures, Canapés and Prosecco.
$120* per person Monday – Thursday, or $140* per person Friday – Sunday
Seasonal Honey Body Gelato
March 20 through June 19
This seasonal body treatment combines local honey and pure botanicals for a scrub and moisturizing wrap, completed with a honey gelato treat.
$95* Monday – Thursday, or $160* Friday – Sunday, excluding applicable taxes and gratuities.

Balanced Wellness Retreats
April 20 & 21, May 18 & 19 and June 15 & 16
Experience The Spa at Pelican Hill’s transforming mind, body and spirit wellness experience. One-day or two-day “Build Your Own Retreat” options are available each month.

Last-Minute Sundays
Call The Spa every Saturday or follow The Spa on Facebook, and allow us to surprise you with a special offer exclusive to that Sunday. Offers available exclusively to local community residents.

Friday Evening Spa Soirees
Join our weekly Spa Soiree from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. in The Spa Lobby to explore Pelican Hill’s Five-Star, Five-Diamond wellness retreat. We invite you to paint your intentions on a canvas with our resident artist and. enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco!

For spa reservations, please call 800.820.6800.

*Prices exclude tax and gratuity.

About The Spa at Pelican Hill
Evoking a “21st century wellness philosophy,” The Spa at Pelican Hill recaptures the original purity and effectiveness of the world’s most celebrated traditional treatments, such as the Lulur Italiano massage and the Body Gelato treatment. The Spa delivers unequaled indulgence in a cocooned, sophisticated ambiance where every sense is awakened and every moment is one of extraordinary pampering and rejuvenation.

The luxurious 23,000-square-foot retreat features a dramatic 28-foot-high Palladian rotunda; wall of flowing water; tranquil relaxation room; 22 private treatment rooms designed for quiet comfort and deep relaxation; an array of facilities including men’s and women’s Acqua Colonnades with herbal steam rooms, saunas, and a regal Roman bath; and separate dressing areas for men and women with every amenity and appointment. The Spa also offers a full-service salon, boutique, spacious fitness center and yoga room for a variety of wellness activities.

So much more than a place to enjoy a good massage, The Spa helps restore health and balance by immersing guests in the ultimate individualized care, providing a highly personalized voyage of fulfillment and realization with the most renowned therapies from around the world using only natural and organic products. The Spa staff is comprised of the most talented professionals in the industry who were handpicked as the finest in their trades. Additionally, professional naturalists on staff conduct everything from environmental education programs to tide pool exploration.
In its first year open, The Spa at Pelican Hill earned the top Forbes Five-Star rating, Spa Magazine Silver Sage Reader’s Choice Awards as "Favorite New Spa” and Condé Nast Traveler’s "Hot List: 2009.” The 2012 Forbes Five-Star have again honored The Spa at Pelican Hill for the third consecutive year.

About Pelican Hill®
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 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-Diamond destination, Pelican Hill has earned acclaim as the 2012 Grand Resort selected by Andrew Harper’s Hideaway Report, as Condé Nast Traveler’s #1 U.S. Resort and #1 California Golf Resort (2011 Readers’ Choice Awards), 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.