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Jul09

Celebration of Food and Wine Event in Los Angeles

Terranea Resort’s Celebration of Food and Wine is August 10th
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Apr14

Enjoy Mother’s Day at Terranea Resort

Terranea Resort, Los Angeles’ oceanfront resort, is excited to celebrate Mother’s Day!
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Jan20

Valentine’s Day Romance in Los Angeles at Terranea

Celebrate the Month of Romance with a Southern California getaway.
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Jan10

Coastal Harvest: Using Fresh Ingredients from Terranea’s Ocean View Backyard

Chef Bernard Ibarra shares his personal recipes
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Nov15

Celebrate the Holidays in Southern California with Terranea Traditions

Enjoy Los Angeles holiday activities at Terranea Resort.
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Nov05

Thanksgiving and Hanukkah Events at Terranea Resort

Celebrate Traditions at Terranea Resort.
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Jul03

Top 4 on the 4th! Independence Day Activities in Los Angeles

We are enjoying the California summer months here at Terranea Resort and looking forward to celebrating the upcoming Fourth of July holiday weekend. Between lounging at the pool, walking the trails, enjoying drink specials at Cielo Point, searching for dolphins, kayaking, horseback riding, playing a round of golf, lunching at Catalina Kitchen, shopping at marea, and relaxing at the spa it sure was hard to pick our top 4 favorite things to do at Terranea on the Fourth of July - but somehow, we did it!  See below for our top 4 selections of fun activities happening at Terranea Resort on Thursday, July 4th. To see more details on our top 4 events for Fourth of July at Terranea, please visit our resort events calendar.
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Jun24

dineLA Restaurant Week in Los Angeles at Terranea Resort: menus are now online!

We are pleased to participate in Discover Los Angeles’ annual summer dineLA Restaurant Week in Los Angeles, California from July 15th to July 26th. From the dineLA website: dineLA's Restaurant Week is a 12-day dining event (July 15-26) showcasing Los Angeles as a premier dining destination, highlighting the diversity of culinary experiences LA has to offer. Locals and visitors have the opportunity to enjoy a selection of specially priced prix fixe lunch and dinner menus from some of LA’s best restaurants. Visit Discover Los Angeles to view menus for the participating restaurants at Terranea Resort – bashi (lunch & dinner), Catalina Kitchen (lunch & dinner), and mar’sel (dinner). For reservations please call: (310) 265-2836 or visit Terranea Resort online.  Pictured: Grilled Wagyu Meatballs, Stewed Tomatoes, Ciabatta Toast, & Roasted Garlic-Parmesan Aioli from the mar’sel dineLA Restaurant Week menu (July 15-26, 2013).
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May24

Things To Do: Memorial Day Weekend Activities at Terranea Resort in Los Angeles

What better way to celebrate your Memorial Day Holiday Weekend, than at Terranea Resort in Los Angeles? With a variety of family-fun activities, restaurants, spa treatments, shopping and outdoor adventures, Terranea has something for everyone. See below for a round-up of our Memorial Day Holiday Weekend activities.
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Apr18

Honor Moms on Mother’s Day at Terranea Resort in Los Angeles

Terranea, Los Angeles’ oceanfront resort, is celebrating mom this Mother’s Day. Set for Sunday, May 12th, families can honor moms at several resort activities including lunch, brunch, dinner, spa treatments, shopping excursions, outdoor hiking and more. See below for Terranea Resort’s Mother’s Day 2013 activities and we hope you will plan to spend the day at Terranea exploring and relaxing with your family!  
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Mar08

Rainy Day Activities Near Los Angeles

We are lucky that being located on the coast of beautiful Southern California makes rain or cold weather a very rare occurrence for us at Terranea. However, there are a few days when Mother Nature decides to water the beautiful land of Terranea. In those few cases, our Terranea Concierge and Activities teams have put together some fun rainy day options. See below for the list!
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Mar06

Easter Sunday Festivities at Los Angeles’ Terranea Resort: Brunch, Egg Hunt, Petting Zoo, and More

Easter comes early this year (March 31, 2013) and we are getting all of our chicks and bunnies in a row for the big holiday! Join us at Terranea for a fun filled Easter on March 31, 2013. Terranea Resort in Los Angeles will offer a Ballroom Easter Brunch (with an Omelet & Egg Station, Carving Station, a Dessert Buffet and more). Included in the price of brunch (or free for all resort guests!) will be Terranea’s Easter Egg Hunt, A Petting Zoo with bunnies, lambs, and chicks, and a Family Activity Station. See below for a round-up of our oceanfront Easter activities, including information, tickets, and menus:
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Feb07

Valentine’s Day in Los Angeles: Celebrate Love & Romance at Terranea Resort in Your Own Way

We are one week away from the most romantic day of the year! We invite you to celebrate your romance in your own unique way at Terranea Resort. Whether you are looking for dessert and cocktails, special dinner menus, spa packages, overnight accommodations, outdoor activities, time together on the golf course or more – Terranea Resort in Los Angeles has it all. View below to see a round-up of our Valentine’s Day offerings. There is bound to be something to suit your individual "love personality"!
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Jan17

Celebrate Romance this Valentine’s Day at Los Angeles’ Terranea Resort

This February, couples can enjoy a classic Southern California retreat along the coast with special offers on accommodations, luxury romance packages, intimate dining options, and blissful spa treatments at Terranea Resort. Located along Southern California’s stunning coastline, atop a bluff on the Palos Verdes Peninsula, Terranea Resort provides the perfect backdrop for couples looking to escape this Valentine’s Day.  Spend the days enjoying the resort’s unparalleled ocean views, hiking along the coastal preserve or indulging at the award-winning spa. At night, enjoy romantic dining under the stars and snuggle up by one of 228 fireplaces and fire pits found throughout the property. Read below to discover Terranea Resort’s Valentine’s Day Romance Packages and activities: All packages are available Feb. 1-28, 2013. For more information and reservations call 1-866-802-8000.
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Jan16

Catalina Kitchen and bashi to Participate in Los Angeles's Winter Restaurant Week, DineLA 2013

We are excited to participate in dineLA’s Los Angeles Restaurant Week from January 21 – February 1st, 2013  Restaurants Catalina Kitchen and bashi will offer special dineLA menus with some of their most popular dishes. Set alongside the Southern California coastline, bashi and Catalina Kitchen offer indoor and outdoor dining in an upscale yet relaxed coastal setting. Read below for more details on each of the menus.
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Jan09

Terranea Introduces Changes at Signature Fine Dining Restaurant, mar’sel

New Year, new mar’sel! We are excited to announce some wonderful changes happening at Terranea’s signature fine dining restaurant, mar’sel. To begin, we have listened to your requests to open mar’sel on Monday and Tuesday evenings. In response, we have opened our doors and you can now dine at mar’sel seven nights a week. The new mar’sel dining hours are Monday-Sunday, from 5:30pm to 10:00pm. To learn more about our approachable Los Angeles fine dining restaurant with a romantic ocean view setting, you can click HERE. In addition to the new dining hours at mar’sel, we have also announced a change-up in the kitchen…with a new chef! Chef Michael Fiorelli remains an integral part of Terranea’s dining scene, and has been promoted to the position of Executive Sous Chef at Terranea Resort. In Chef Fiorelli's new role he will continue to oversee operations at mar’sel, as well as all other dining options at Terranea (including Nelson’s, Catalina Kitchen, bashi, Spa Café, The Lobby Bar, and more). Stepping in to his daily role as Chef de Cuisine at mar’sel is Chef Rebecca Merhej. Read all about Chef Rebecca, including her new role at mar’sel and her past chef experiences below (click on view details). We hope you are excited about the changes at mar’sel and we look forward to welcoming you to Terranea in the New Year!
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Dec05

Christmas & New Year’s Events at Terranea Resort

The holiday season is upon us! We have been celebrating the season in style in Southern California with Thanksgiving meals, Black Friday shopping deals, and our annual Celebration of the Season & Tree Lighting Ceremony. You can find a round up all of our holiday activities happening at the resort throughout the season in our “Terranea Traditions” brochure located: HERE. To learn more about our special Christmas and New Year’s Eve events, please read below.
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Nov30

Los Angeles Job Fair: Culinary and Banquet Casting Call at Terranea Resort

Are you job searching for a hospitality position in Los Angeles? If so, bring your talents to our culinary and banquet resort job fair on December 4, 2012 from 10am-3pm. See below for more information and visit our career website at www.terranea.com/careers to view open positions and find additional details:
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Nov29

Special Holiday Events in Los Angeles: Explore Terranea’s Weekend Plans

Looking for fun holiday events in Los Angeles? Well, you are in luck! We are in the holiday spirit and the resort is brimming with fun festivities for all ages! Read below to learn more about the events happening at Terranea Resort this weekend! Hints: tree lighting, holiday shopping, and…
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Oct17

Celebrate Thanksgiving in Los Angeles at Terranea

The holiday season has arrived! We have been busy planning Terranea’s holiday season TRADITIONS and we are excited to share our upcoming Thanksgiving events. Whether you are a permanent Los Angeles resident, or you are planning to visit the city of angels for the holidays, Terranea Resort offers holiday food and fun for all. See below for additional details on the Thanksgiving holiday festivities at Terranea. You can also contact the resort at (310) 265-2800 for information and to make your holiday reservations. Check back soon for Terranea TRADITIONS updates, and follow Terranea on Facebook & Twitter for the most up-to-date resort information. We hope to celebrate the holiday season with you!
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Sep05

Our Weekend at the Los Angeles Times’ The Taste

Over Labor Day weekend, Terranea participated in all 5 events at The Los Angeles Times’ The Taste!  The Taste is Los Angeles Times’ annual celebration of the Southern California culinary scene and features food and drinks from restaurants across LA. Events this year included Field to Fork, Cocktail Confidential, Flavors of L.A, Dinner & Drinks, and Labor Day Picnic. See below for photos from our weekend at The Taste. You can also download PDF versions of our recipes from The Taste below.
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Aug31

Celebrate Labor Day in Southern California

Here is a round-up of activities happening at Terranea over the Labor Day holiday weekend. Hope to see you here…  
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Jul17

dineLA’s Summer Restaurant Week in Los Angeles

We are excited to participate in dineLA’s Summer Restaurant Week from July 16th to July 27th. Restaurants mar’sel, Catalina Kitchen, and bashi will all have special dineLA menus. See below for more details on each of the dineLA menus:
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Jul17

Find us Pinning on Pinterest!

Terranea is on Pinterest! Visit the Terranea Pinterest Page for pins from the restaurants at Terranea, the wedding team at Terranea, friends of the resort, and more. See below for a few of our favorite pins:
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Jul13

Chefs’ Summer Cooking Series

Want to cook with the chefs at Terranea? Now you can! Join Chef Andrew Smith of Nelson’s, mar'sel Chef de Cuisine Michael Fiorelli, Executive Pastry Chef Pierino Jermonti, or Chef David Tarrin of Catalina Kitchen at one of the five cooking courses offered during Terranea’s Chefs’ Summer Cooking Series. During each cooking class, guests will receive a signature cocktail or glass of wine, and watch as the chef demonstrates and prepares themed dishes. After the demonstration, guests will be led into the dining room where they will sample the dishes they have just learned to cook! Cooking class participants will engage in a Q&A session with the chef and will receive a take-home recipe card and shopping list. Each class is limited to just 12 participants, so the teaching experience is one of a kind! See below for more detailed descriptions of each of the classes...
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Jun01

Destination Dish of The Month: Recipe for Strawberry Rocket (Wild Arugula) Salad with Honey Walnuts & Point Reyes Blue Cheese

Terranea Resort's Destination Dish of the Month : Strawberry Rocket (Wild Arugula) Salad w/ Honey Walnuts & Point Reyes Blue Cheese Destination Hotels & Resorts has challenged our chefs across the country to take part in The Destination Dish. Each month Destination Hotels & Resorts will select one ingredient; each chef must create a recipe around the chosen ingredient and incorporate it into their restaurant menu that month. The ingredient changes every month, so do the menu items. Explore our featured recipe of the month for Terranea Resort. Make it yourself or dine at Catalina Kitchen to taste our Chef’s dish. This month's featured ingredient: STRAWBERRIES
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May23

Memorial Day Round-Up: Celebrate the Holiday Weekend in Los Angeles

We are looking forward to a long beautiful weekend in sunny LA! Below are some of the exciting things we have going on for Memorial Day Weekend at our Los Angeles resort:  
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May08

Terranea Resort's Destination Dish of the Month: Raspberry Cornmeal Cake

Destination Hotels & Resorts has challenged our chefs across the country to take part in The Destination Dish. Each month Destination Hotels & Resorts will select one ingredient; each chef must create a recipe around the chosen ingredient and incorporate it into their restaurant menu that month. The ingredient changes every month, so do the menu items. Explore our featured recipe of the month for Terranea Resort. Make it yourself or dine at sea beans to taste our Chef's special dish! THIS MONTH'S Featured Ingredient: RASPBERRIES Raspberry Cornmeal Cake Recipe: Serves 4-6
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May02

Terranea Resort Celebrates Mom! Great Ideas for Mother's Day in Los Angeles

Here at Terranea, May is all about Moms! We are celebrating Mother’s Day with the ultimate Sunday brunch, special month-long spa packages and offers, and 20 percent off of all Terranea Pointe Discovery adventures. Whether mom wants to enjoy a restful day relaxing on a beach cove, indulge in rejuvenating spa treatments or explore breathtaking natural scenery, Terranea presents the perfect Mother’s Day destination. Check out some additional Mother’s Day information below...
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Jan13

Terranea Resort's Destination Dish of the Month - Seared Pacific Salmon with Jalapeño Kumquat Jam, Wilted Spinach and Pomegranate Molasses

Destination® Hotels & Resorts has challenged our chefs across the country to take part in The Destination Dish. Each month Destination Hotels & Resorts will select one ingredient; each chef must create a recipe around the chosen ingredient and incorporate it into their restaurant menu that month. The ingredient changes every month, so do the menu items. Explore our featured recipe of the month for Terranea Resort! Make it yourself or dine at Catalina Kitchen to taste our Chef's dish! THIS MONTH'S Featured Ingredient: KUMQUATS
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Nov17

Terranea Resort Has All the Trimmings this Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving is one of the best holidays. Giving thanks, crisp fall air, delicious scented candles, family, friends, the bottle of wine you have been waiting to open…but what about the food? According to the National Restaurant Association, this year an estimated 14 million Americans will dine out for Thanksgiving, and an additional 16 million Americans will order take-out to supplement their Thanksgiving feast. 
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Aug17

Labor Day Weekend Seafood by the Sea at Terranea Resort in Los Angeles

Sign-off to summer in style!  Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA is offering Angelenos the perfect family-friendly way to say goodbye to those summer whites with seafood by the sea.... 
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Oct08

Our 15th year Anniversay

I just wanted to share what an amazing dinner and experience we had at the Terranea Catalina Kitchen on September 16, 2010. My husband and I celebrated our 15th Year wedding anniversay at the Catalina Kitchen and enjoyed a wonderful dinner. I just wanted to tell you that Jessica was our server and she was amazing....
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