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#2 restaurant in Orange County!

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3rd Night Free

Book two nights at best available rate and your 3rd night is free!

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Activities Abound at Our Orange County Luxury Resort

As the premier coastal destination for guests with active lifestyles, Monarch Beach Resort provides an array of engaging pursuits and fitness offerings for all interests and skill levels. From our 18-hole oceanfront golf course and exhilarating water sports to three refreshing swimming pools, a private beach club and the award-winning Miraval Spa, we invite you to discover Orange County’s most invigorating retreat.

Experience Planning

Our knowledgeable Resort Experience Planners can help you customize the perfect beach getaway to fulfill your passions and interests. From private tours of the local area and whale watching trips, to recommendations on nearby nature trails or beachside reservations at Monarch Bay Club, our Resort Experience Planners will be delighted to curate your stay. Learn More.

Seasonal Activities

Planning your upcoming getaway to our luxury Beach House? View our seasonal activities at Monarch Beach Resort here: 
Activity Schedule Week of November 23, 2020
Resort Fitness & Activity Guide

Gear Up

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Beach Club

Beach Club

Exclusive to guests and members.  From private surf lessons and stand up paddleboard rentals to complimentary beach chair and umbrella service to the beachfront bar and restaurant, enjoy the quintessential California experience at our private beach club.  Complimentary Beach Tram service is provided to resort guests and it's just eight minutes from lobby to beach.  
Miraval Spa

Miraval Spa

Renowned for its “Life in Balance” philosophy and innovative fitness programs, Miraval Life in Balance Spa provides guests with a nourishing spa and wellness experience inspired by our coastal setting.  A date for the Spa's re-opening is to be determined, pending guidelines from the State of California.
Resort Pools

Resort Pools

The Monarch Pool features ocean vistas, private poolside cabanas, two infinity edge whirlpool spas and Sombra Cafe.  The kid-friendly Family Pool offers a graduated entry and private poolside cabanas.  This summer, our pool host will control capacity and seat guests with physical distancing for safety.

Athletic Club

Athletic Club

Maintain or enhance your healthy lifestyle with exceptional Miraval Life in Balance fitness facilities, engaging group classes, and innovative programing.  More than 40 group fitness, yoga and meditation classes are offered weekly-- all outdoors in the fresh ocean air.  The Athletic Club has been expanded to include a dedicated cardio center and two weight training studios, with all equipment physically distanced for safety. 
Update:  Effective July 13, to comply with a new State of California guidline prohibiting the operation of indoor fitness centers, our Athletic Club is temporarily closed.  Guests can still enjoy the complimentary outdoor fitness classes offered.


Play an exhilarating round of golf on the oceanfront  Monarch Beach Golf Links. An 18-hole championship golf course designed by legendary golf architect Robert Trent Jones, Jr.


The Miraval Life in Balance Spa fitness specialists have curated custom routes so runners and walkers may experience Dana Point and the surrounding areas just like a local.  Just download the RunGo app when you arrive to access these routes on your smartphone.


Cruise around SoCal and discover amazing sights with a guided E-Bike Tour from Expert Active. Explore historic hillsides, scenic coves and intricate beach towns around the South Orange County area. 

For more information and reservations, visit Expert Active online or contact our Concierge at 949-234-3271.


Additional Questions

For insider tips and tricks when planning your next getaway, contact a Resort Experience Planner at 949-234-3900.
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