The Spa At Pelican Hill Presents Springtime Treatments Featuring Fresh, Seasonal Ingredients

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – January 7, 2014 – This spring, The Spa at Pelican Hill® invites guests from near and far to relax, renew and invigorate along the coast of Newport Beach with seasonally inspired treatments. Just in time for Mother’s Day, Newport Beach’s only Forbes Five-Star Spa introduces the Mother-Daughter Spa Retreat, as well as a new Aroma Intentions Facial and Smooth Strands for Spring salon treatment.

“The Spa at Pelican Hill welcomes locals and visitors alike to celebrate spring with personalized treatments featuring seasonal orange blossom, honey, rose and lavender,” said Robin Dunivin, spa director for The Spa at Pelican Hill. “In addition to several new treatments, we’re pleased to bring back our Spring Neroli Blossoms & Blooms and Spring Honey Body Gelato treatments, which feature natural ingredients and capture the pure essence of springtime renewal and transformation.”

Available this April through June, Pelican Hill’s seasonal spa offerings include:

Aroma Intentions Facial
Indulge your senses in a personalized 50-minute sensory facial, with your choice of three intentional aroma blends: balancing with rose, uplifting with orange blossom or relaxing with lavender. This experience includes a facial mask and massage with your selected intentional blend.
$150* Monday – Thursday, or $195* Friday – Sunday

Smooth Strands for Spring
Enjoy a complimentary skinny minnie smoothie and healthy spa snacks, while we transform your winter locks into sleek spring strands with Keratin treatment.
$300* Monday – Sunday

Mother-Daughter Spa Retreat
Celebrate Mother’s Day with pampering for two in our special duet treatment room. Following a Duet Massage, enjoy your choice of complimentary spa tonic beverages during our Pronto Olivo Pedicure in the Spa Salon. Receive a special spa gift with this experience.
$460* Monday – Thursday, or $550* Friday – Sunday (pricing for two guests)

Spring Neroli Blossoms & Blooms
Pelican Hill’s newest private label product line features fragrant neroli, a seasonal ingredient sourced from the white blossoms of orange trees. Select from three new neroli-inspired spa experiences this spring:

  • Massage: Gently emerge from your winter hibernation with the mood-lifting neroli signature massage. Treat yourself to the calming rhythm of a lymphatic dry brushing experience, followed by a restorative, nerve-soothing massage of light-to-moderate pressure using the Spa’s lovely neroli massage oil blend.
    $160* Monday – Thursday, or $200* Friday – Sunday 
  • Body Treatment: Spring into an uplifted state of mind with an invigorating neroli sugar scrub.  After a refreshing exfoliation, be rejuvenated with a light-to-moderate pressure neroli shea butter massage. This Swedish-style massage includes joint release techniques paired with gentle rocking to stimulate the circulation of blood and lymphatic fluid. This fresh, delightful treatment is all you need to emerge from your winter slumber anew.
    $160* Monday – Thursday, or $200* Friday – Sunday 
  • Manicure-Pedicure: Revive tired feet and hands with a stimulating neroli soak and refreshing, glow-inducing neroli sugar scrub. A stimulating foot massage focuses on reflex points to ease tension, while hydrating your feet. Our featured spring pedicure and manicure leave you, your hands and your feet in a state of calm and bliss.
    $135* Monday – Thursday, or $140* Friday – Sunday 

Spring Honey Body Gelato
March – May
This seasonal body treatment combines fresh honey and pure botanicals for a scrub and moisturizing wrap, completed with a honey gelato treat.
$155* Monday – Thursday, or $200* Friday – Sunday

The Spa’s Pop-up Perks
Follow The Spa at Pelican Hill on Facebook or check the Resort’s daily guest newsletter for surprise pop-up perks. Enjoy same-day or next-day specials, such as spa gifts, complimentary Prosecco and treatment upgrade offers.

Friday Evening Spa Soirées
Join our weekly Spa Soiree from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. in the Spa Lobby to explore Pelican Hill’s Five-Star 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 service.

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 movement studio with a variety of complimentary wellness activities for spa guests.

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 Travel Guide Five-Star rating, Spa Magazine Silver Sage Reader’s Choice Awards as “Favorite New Spa” and Condé Nast Traveler’s “Hot List: 2009.”  The Spa earned Top California Resort Spa (2012) and Top Southern California Resort Spa (2013) honors from Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards, as well as its fourth consecutive Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Award in 2013.

About Pelican Hill®
Set on 504 acres by the Pacific Ocean in Newport Beach, The Resort at 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-Star, Five-Diamond destination, Pelican Hill has earned acclaim as the 2012 Grand Resort selected by Andrew Harper’s Hideaway Report; as Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards Top Southern California Resort (2013 & 2012), Top U.S. Resort (2011), Top-Rated Golf Resort Worldwide (2012) and Top-Rated California Resort Spa (2012); 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.