Valentine’s Day does not always allow for a lengthy trip to celebrate with that special someone, but if you are in Southern California a quick visit to Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort & Spa makes for the perfect getaway.
Located in the heart of Orange County in Dana Point, Laguna Cliffs is just a leisurely drive on the five freeway from Los Angeles or San Diego. Once you check in, you will quickly forget that drive. As you take in the scenic view and feel the ocean breeze you will feel as if you took a long romantic trip far from your normal everyday worries. To make your Valentine’s Day visit even more special, Laguna Cliffs has put together an entire package for you just to celebrate this special day. The package has Valentine’s Day written all over it as you are given deluxe accommodations, a bottle of house champagne, a decadent treat of warm donut holes with vanilla ice cream and crispy waffles with salty caramel ice cream that you can enjoy at the Vue bar and finally breakfast for two. This is where the real dilemma comes in, do you have a romantic bedside breakfast in your stunning Laguna Cliffs room or do you head to the Vue restaurant to enjoy an amazing breakfast buffet with the gorgeous view of the Pacific Ocean. As tempting as the bedside breakfast is, feeling the ocean breeze while taking in that view really is hard to beat.
If you want to impress your date even more, you can enjoy a romantic Valentine’s Day dining experience at Vue Restaurant. Vue is offering a six-course meal that features Maine lobster tail and filet medallions and it is finished off with seven-layer chocolate cake and red velvet lollipops. You can have this decadent meal paired with wine or you can choose to have it without wine.
While romance is the first thing on the menu this week, don’t miss out on everything else that Laguna Cliffs and Dana Point has to offer to really complete your visit. If you love the water you will be able to find fishing, whale watching, jet skiing and sailing. If you just want to take in scenic Dana Point you can rent bikes and make it a couple’s adventure or you just hit the walking and jogging trails that take you through area. Right next to Laguna Cliffs you can spend a relaxing day at Lantern Bay Park. If you prefer to stay at the hotel and not venture out, Laguna Cliffs has two great heated pools and a steaming whirlpool to enjoy with your valentine.
Finally, Laguna Cliffs made a great recent addition as they just opened their fully renovated, state-of-the-art fitness center. The fitness center features the latest Life Fitness equipment and each piece of cardio equipment contains an embedded entertainment center, i-Pod dock, and the ability to download users’ home workouts with the use of a USB port. They have created a gym that will really help you take your workout to a new level. If you have to live in the area they are allowing people to purchase memberships to use the gym. The membership includes complimentary valet parking, use of the championship tennis court, as well as discounts at the spa, salon and to visit the resort.
This Valentine's Day allow Laguna Cliffs Resort & Spa become your personal greeting card, taking in all the beauty of the Pacific Ocean, Dana Point and of course Laguna Cliffs. After seeing this beauty you will realize you will realize that this destination is worth celebrating your Valentine for more than just a day.
For more information on Laguna Cliffs, visit: www.lagunacliffs.com
Published on May 24, 2012