Love is in the Sea Air: Retreat to Romance at the St. Regis Monarch Beach

Get away from it all this Valentine’s Day. Treat yourself and your special someone to a romantic weekend at the St. Regis Monarch Beach. With a full menu of special spa treatments and eats at the resort’s amazing restaurant, you’ll look like you spent a lifetime planning a romantic getaway without having to call more than one number.

With the unbeatable combination of oceanside romance and Mediterranean ambiance, the St. Regis is truly a luxury getaway right in our back yard. No airport security or pat downs, just a short drive along scenic PCH and it’s like you’ve traveled a thousand miles away. Valentine’s Day is the perfect Time for Pleasure, the resort’s special promotion offering 20 percent off stays, as well as specials at Spa Gaucin with 25 percent off on select packages–a 75-minute Mediterranean massage and 20-minute bubble bath with complimentary champagne–you can definitely make hearts go aflutter.

In addition, Chef Michael Mina of Stonehill Tavern will be serving up a special dinner of local Luna oysters with Osetra caviar and green apple mignonette, tomahawk ribeye for two with sweet local carrots, Oregon porcini, and spiced bordelaise; and an Opera Tortewith chocolate sabayon, preserved kumquat and almond. At the hotel’s Motif restaurant, they’ll be a four-course prix-fixe menu for Valentine’s Day so you can impress your loved one with a complete start-to-finish experience. And for the most intimate indulgence, a private in-room dinner is available Feb. 11-14 from 5 – 10 p.m. featuring a special three-course chef selection menu. With all the options, it’ll be no problem at all making this Valentine’s Day one to remember.

The St. Regis Monarch Beach is located at One Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point. For more information or to make reservations for spa services or restaurants, call 800.722.1543 or visit the official web site at

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