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The Ranch at Laguna Beach

by Megan DuBois
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The Ranch at Laguna Beach combines the best of the California lifestyle, like surfing and exploring the outdoors, all in one at the luxury hotel. The private resort is known for its sustainability practices, such as composting, using reclaimed water for irrigation, and swapping plastic room keys for bamboo room keys. 

What You Need to Know

The Look of The Ranch at Laguna Beach

The Ranch at Laguna Beach is airy and comfortable. You'll notice nods to nature in each of the buildings and guest rooms, each of which has coastal ranch estate furnishings and muted desert tones that emphasize the canyon and nearby sandy shores. 

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The Vibe at The Ranch at Laguna Beach

Family-friendly comfort is the vibe at The Ranch at Laguna Beach. The location is ideal for spending time outdoors on morning hikes, enjoying time at the beach, or playing games on the spacious community lawn.

Who Will Love The Ranch at Laguna Beach

Families and couples will love The Ranch at Laguna Beach. There's plenty to do at the resort (including golf, world-class dining, yoga, and a serene spa). Plus, the beach is easily accessible via a walking path or shuttle.  

Who Might Not Love The Ranch at Laguna Beach

Travelers who prefer small hotels might feel overwhelmed by the property's sprawling grounds. 

Best Amenity at The Ranch at Laguna Beach

The Harvest Garden is the property's best amenity. The half-acre, sustainably grown garden produces items for seasonal food and drink specials at the on-site (and aptly named) Harvest restaurant and bars. Guests are allowed to tour the garden with Farmer Leo every Saturday morning. 

Money Matters

What's Included at The Ranch at Laguna Beach

Each room at the hotel includes a furnished outdoor patio, a mini-fridge, in-room coffee, and wifi. Guests also have access to the fitness center, heated pool, bocce ball courts, and beach shuttle service (complete with chairs, umbrellas, and towels). Activities like yoga, birding, farm tours, and stargazing are included, too.

Fees and Extra Costs You Should Know About at The Ranch at Laguna Beach

There is a $38.76 service fee per room, per night. Parking is an additional $20 per night.

How to Get a Deal at The Ranch at Laguna Beach

The hotel offers regular deals on multi-night stays. Click here to view current packages.

Getting Here

In the Neighborhood of The Ranch at Laguna Beach

The Ranch at Laguna Beach is conveniently located just steps away from the beach and just a few minutes from shopping and dining in town. You can also go on whale-watching excursions or head to the Pacific Marine Mammal Center, which offers you the chance to get up close to sea lions and other creatures. 

Nearest Airport to The Ranch at Laguna Beach

John Wayne Airport (SNA) is about 17 miles (approx. 30 minutes) from the property. 

Nearest Public Transportation to The Ranch at Laguna Beach

The San Juan Capistrano station is about nine miles away. However, the easiest way to get around the area is by car or trolley.

The Bottom Line

The Ranch at Laguna Beach is a family-friendly retreat that brings the best of the California coast and the mountains all to one spot. 

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