Winter Spa Special For The Body, Mind & Soul Abound At Pelican Hill

The Spa at Pelican Hill® announces treatment specials, weekday values and wellness retreats for the winter season. As the new year arrives, Resort guests and locals alike will relax, renew and invigorate with “Pomegranate Body Gelato” treatments, “Head-to-Toe” Salon Specials and “New Year, New You” personal training packages at Pelican Hill’s Forbes Five-Star Spa.

“As a complete retreat for wellness, The Spa is the perfect place to refresh healthy habits for the body, mind and soul,” said Liza Esayian, Spa Director for The Spa at Pelican Hill. “Whether it’s a slow-down massage during our Balanced Wellness retreats or a fast-paced exercise during our complimentary fitness classes, The Spa will help you set a personalized pace for success in the new year!”

Available January through March 2012, winter season spa specials include:

Pomegranate Body Gelato
December 23 through March 19
This seasonal body treatment combines fresh pomegranate and pure botanicals for a scrub and moisturizing wrap, completed with a pomegranate gelato treat.
$95 Monday – Thursday, or $160 Friday – Sunday, excluding applicable taxes and gratuities.

New Year, New You
Invigorate your wellness routine in the new year with personal training in The Spa’s Fitness Center. For $76 per 60-minute session, choose from one-on-one personalized instruction or a private Pilates session. Purchase a package of 24 sessions and receive a complimentary 80-minute massage* of your choice.
*Redeemable Monday – Thursday.

Head-to-Toe Salon Special
Sundays – Thursdays
Replenish your hair, pamper your hands and treat your feet! Purchase a salon cut and color and receive a complimentary manicure. Purchase a manicure and pedicure together and receive a complimentary salon blow-out.

Balanced Wellness Retreats
January 20 & 21, February 10 & 11, and March 23 & 24
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.

The Spa Sneak-Away Plan
Mondays – Thursdays
Enjoy some time away from it all and celebrate your gratitude among your favorite spa companions, starting with complimentary fitness classes, followed by your choice of a 50-minute Amber Gold Signature Massage or Classic Cleansing Facial.
$95 per person for 1-9 people, or $85 per person for 10 -19 people, excluding applicable taxes and gratuities.

Camp Pelican Option
While you enjoy a spa escape, we’ll look after your little VIPs at our children’s retreat, Camp Pelican, featuring hands-on activities and the “Coliseum Kids Menu.”
$60 per child, excluding applicable taxes and gratuities.

Luxury Cabana Option
Enhance your spa day with a luxurious private cabana, fresh fruit bowl and complimentary chilled beverages.
$75-$125 per cabana, excluding applicable taxes and gratuities.

The Barber Chair Experience
The Spa’s traditional Barber Chair Experience combines comfort, style and the finest in gentlemen’s grooming services. Elevate your everyday cut, trim or shave with a range of relaxing, full-service Barber Shop treatments. The Spa’s salon professionals provide grooming and skincare treatments, including the Men’s Cut, Hot Lather and Straight Razor Shave and Men’s Grooming Facial. Gentlemen may peruse current men’s periodicals or view programs on the flat-screen TV during treatments.
Treatments starting from $30 each individually priced.

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.

For reservations, please call 800.820.6800.

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 Conde Nast Traveler’s "Hot List: 2009.” The 2011 Forbes Five-Star have again honored The Spa at Pelican Hill for the second 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 "an exceptional resort of great individuality and distinction" according to Andrew Harper’s Hideaway Report, as Condé Nast Traveler’s #1 U.S. Mainland 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.