Best of the Best 2018 - 227
THE RITZ-CARLTON, LAGUNA NIGUEL
DA N A POIN T, CA LIFOR N IA
N E I G H B O R H O O D Dana Point
Situated atop a 150-foot bluff overlooking the Pacific, The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel offers a
playful approach to luxury and majestic views of the California coast. Epicureans will enjoy
enoSTEAK, an intimate boutique steakhouse featuring the finest wines to pair with your meal,
and RAYA, a concept by Chef Richard Sandoval showcasing sustainable Pan-Latin coastal cuisine. Experiences for all include spa treatments, golfing, surfing, exploring miles of sandy
beach and 15 different excursions offered in the Eco-Adventure Center. For the ultimate wow,
enjoy the sunset from 180blu, the resort's outdoor oceanfront lounge.
A DV I S O R T I P
$100 resort credit per stay.
Enjoy top-notch rooms, staff and restaurants.
The view from the outdoor bar is among the
best to see a sunset over the Pacific.
Andover, New Jersey
Distance from Santa Ana Airport (SNA): 25 miles/40 km
Size: 396 rooms Room Style: Contemporary Vibe: Sophisticated
MONTAGE LAGUNA BEACH
LA GU N A B EA CH, CA LIFOR N IA
N E I G H B O R H O O D Artistic Community
A DV I S O R T I P
Room upgrade at time of booking, if available;
$100 spa services credit per stay; and, when
booking a suite for two nights or more, $200
spa services credit and welcome gift.
The Loft features an "interactive cheese bar"
with a cheese concierge.
Fort Worth, Texas
Distance from Santa Ana Airport (SNA): 18 miles/29 km
Size: 250 rooms Room Style: Indigenous Vibe: Casual
HOTEL BEL-AIR, DORCHESTER COLLECTION
LOS A N GELES, CA LIFOR N IA
N E I G H B O R H O O D Bel-Air / Westwood
Receive the star treatment at Hotel Bel-Air, whose glamorous aura was skillfully enhanced by
designer Alexandra Champalimaud. Sure to amaze are the seven one-of-a-kind suites; all offer
grand, residential-style living with large garden patios and fireplaces - some have Jacuzzis.
With more than 12 acres of landscaped gardens - including a tranquil lake complete with
swans - this luxurious Spanish mission-style urban oasis has long been favored by celebrities seeking luxurious seclusion. Yet you might see one dining in its legendary restaurant, now
overseen by Wolfgang Puck.
$100 spa services credit per stay.
You'll find some of the best anti-aging facials
at Hotel Bel-Air Spa by La Prairie.
Distance from Los Angeles Airport (LAX): 15 miles/24 km
Size: 103 rooms Room Style: Contemporary Vibe: Sophisticated
CA NA DA & U NIT ED STAT ES
The 250 guestrooms and suites of Montage Laguna Beach are designed with your every comfort in mind. You'll love their feathertop beds, private ocean-view balconies, Internet access
and flat-screen televisions. In a nod to the town's artist-colony past, the resort showcases
museum-quality art amidst its inviting Craftsman-style lines. Settle into comfortable elegance
at Spa Montage, with its indoor/outdoor beachfront facilities and marine-based treatments.
Don't miss Studio, featuring cuisine by award-winning Executive Chef Craig Strong.