Rancho Valencia, one of Southern California’s most celebrated luxury resorts. Situated in a private enclave in beautiful Rancho Santa Fe, the intimate resort sits on 40 acres of rolling hills and lush landscaping. Famed for its natural charm and classic California character, the resort offers a host of activities for your spontaneous enjoyment and a staff poised to accommodate your every notion. Experience The Restaurant, acclaimed for its Coastal-Ranch cuisine. Tee off at The Farms Golf Club in Rancho Santa Fe, one of Southern California's premier private golf courses, close to the resort. Revitalize in the magnificent spa. Practice your serve with a pro. Or relax in your suite. The day is yours. Rancho Valencia is located 25 miles north of San Diego, just a half-hour drive from the San Diego International Airport.
Accommodations - Comfort, privacy, and all the amenities of home. Wake up to a glass of fresh-squeezed orange juice and a newspaper delivered to your door each morning. Pamper yourself with Natura Bissé bath products. In the evening, immerse yourself in romance with a glowing fire and a bottle of wine on your private hotel suite patio. When you escape to the picturesque San Diego resort and spa of Rancho Valencia, you are treated to timeless Mediterranean ambiance and a refreshing residential experience. Amid the inviting courtyards and bubbling fountains, the hotel's 49 authentic, hacienda-style suites - which are lovingly called the casitas - are the embodiment of sophistication, pampering you with an artful mix of comfort and privacy. Each spacious hotel suite boasts rustic custom furnishings, romantic lighting, and a private garden patio overlooking the San Diego area's olive groves and surrounding canyons.
Dining at Rancho Valencia - Veladora is where sun-dappled afternoons fade into lantern lit evenings. And where all things fresh, handcrafted, and simply delicious reside. The Pony Room offers hand-crafted cocktails alongside rustic lunch and dinner in a newly created bar and eatery. Infused with the flavors of Rancho Santa Fe, California, Welcome to Rancho Valencia. Where lush citrus and olive groves meet sunset skies dotted with hot air balloons. Cuisine is crafted using fresh, seasonal produce, herbs grown right on property, and local Temecula honey. And where the steaks come from prime and grass-fed, pasture-raised beef. It all adds up to an exceptional dining experience far from the ordinary and simply perfect.
The talented culinary team, led by Executive Chef Joshua Holt, works personally with some of the country's most notable farms to source Rancho Valencia's cuisine's elements, ensuring only the best ingredients freshest flavors possible at the two restaurants. Veladora brings together stunning valley views with Mediterranean cuisine in a captivating, candlelit modern hacienda setting. At the same time, The Pony Room serves up craft tequilas and cocktails alongside rustic American cuisine for lunch and dinner.
Spa - Enter the gates and discover an enclave of possibility. Tucked away amidst lush gardens and olive groves lies an enchanting escape of self-discovery, wellness, and relaxation - The Spa at Rancho Valencia. Celebrating the revitalizing benefits of herbs, flowers, oils, and minerals that make up the world's canvas, the spa resort in Southern California offers tempting choices to soothe the spirit, rejuvenate the body enrich the mind. Every detail at the Forbes 5-Star rated spa Southern California spa resort is meticulously tailored to create the ultimate destination for wellness and tranquility, starting with the basics like freshly-made organic fruit and vegetable juices to a Yoga Pavilion, Pilates studio, advanced exercise programs, and fitness sessions hosted by top-tier wellness professionals. Discover the world's invigorating essences and inspire your own journey of self-discovery - one that will stay with you long after your stay at the San Diego area spa resort has ended.
Activities - One destination. Unlimited opportunities for adventure. With the year-round sunny climate of Southern California, Rancho Valencia offers guests access to various outdoor activities on the resort grounds and throughout the area. Explore the beautiful surroundings in Rancho Santa Fe and pedal off with the resort bicycles. Take in a yoga class to enhance your practice and attain a sense of inner calm. Hit the courts at the top-ranked tennis facility to work on your serve. Dabble in dozens of other diversions, all close at hand.