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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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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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Feb20

Book it: Nelson’s is Now Accepting Reservations!

Nelson’s, Terranea Resort's ocean view restaurant, is now accepting reservations! Over the years many people have experienced the long waits at Nelson’s for a chance to see spectacular sunsets, whales migrating, or to just relax with some great music during our summer concert series. For those of you who are not fans of the long waits, you can now call ahead and make your reservation in advance! As many of you know, now is the ideal time of year to see whales migrating south. Come on down to Nelson's, see the Whales, ring the Whale bell, and sit back and enjoy a beautiful sunset! To book your reservations please call (310) 265-2836.                The Whale Bell at Nelson's       
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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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Jan29

What to do in Los Angeles on Super Bowl Sunday: Terranea Resort Super Sunday Activities!

Super Bowl Sunday is just around the corner. Whether you are looking for a place to watch your favorite team, cocktail and beer specials, half-time entertainment, to-go buffalo wings, special menus, an all-you-can-eat buffet, or just a spot to watch the commercials, Terranea Resort is the place to be in Los Angeles for all Super Bowl Sunday activities. See below for a round-up of Terranea’s Super Sunday Weekend happenings. We hope to see you there!
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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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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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Dec17

Dress in Style for New Year’s Eve 2012: Fashion Lookbook from marea Boutique at Terranea Resort

2013 is just around the corner and we can’t wait to ring in the new year! Whether you are heading to a romantic dinner for two, celebrating with friends and family, or dancing the night away - marea has your New Year’s Eve fashion covered. See below for six unique New Year’s Eve looks from our luxury resort boutique, marea. Looking for 2012 New Year’s Eve plans in Los Angeles? Join us for Terranea’s New Year’s Eve Club Celebration, Terranea’s New Year’s Eve Family Celebration, Catalina Kitchen’s New Year’s Eve Buffet, mar’sel: Special New Year’s Menu, Dj & New Year’s Eve Countdown at Nelson’s or New Year’s Day Breakfast Buffet at Catalina Kitchen.  Visit our events calendar for all information and additional details on New Year’s activities at Terranea. Click "View Details" to see marea's New Year's Eve fashion lookbook.
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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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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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Oct03

Celebrate Oktoberfest In Los Angeles at Nelson's

Terranea celebrates Oktoberfest with a special menu featuring an authentic German spread. Festive menu items include Munich Sausage Salad, Munich Weiss Wurst, Obazda (a traditional Bavarian cheese spread served with sweet onion rings), Crispy Roasted Pork Shank, Tradition Wiener Schnitzel, and Munich-style Sauerbraten. What better way to enjoy brats and beers than by the beach? See below for all of the details:
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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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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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Jul02

Terranea Resort's Destination Dish of the Month: July

Jerk Chicken Corn Bread Sandwich w/ Hydroponic Watercress Salad (Tossed With Carrots, Cilantro, Peanuts & Summer Corn Vinaigrette, Shaved Granny Smith Apples & Avocado Puree) 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 Nelson’s to taste our Chef’s dish
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Jun27

Discover 4th of July Happenings in Southern California: Spa, Pools, Dining, Activities & More

The 4th of July holiday is almost here. Discover what is happening at Terranea:
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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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May16

Nelson's Summer Concert Series Kicks Off in Los Angeles on Memorial Day Weekend

Summer is almost here! That means tons of fun in the sun and live music at  Nelson's! Join us at Terranea's oceanfront gastropub, Nelson's, for their Summer Concert Series kick off event happening May 25th. Check out the 2012 line-up below: 
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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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Aug15

Try this cocktail favorite from Nelson's at Terranea Resort in Los Angeles - Cucumber Margarita!

You've been dying to know, and we've been dying to tell you!  Here's the secret recipe to the ever-so-popular Nelson’s Cucumber Margarita.  Try it out oceanside at Nelson's or dare to make it yourself - it probably won't taste as good...
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May24

Nelson's Summer Concert Series That'll Make You Want To Rock 'n' Roll

Nelson's Summer Concert Series May 28 - Sept 3:  6-10pm Nelson's is launching a summer concert series starting on Saturday, May 28th!  Featuring a live band every Saturday through Labor Day weekend, we'll be playing everything from Hawaiian Reggae to Classic Rock.  Presenting a local band from the South Bay each night, festivities will start at 6pm and go to 10pm. Along with music, Chef Bruce and his team will be putting together amazing culinary creations to complete the Saturday’s at Nelson’s experience!  
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Oct10

Amazing Weekend!!!!!

My Girlfriends and I had an amazing weekend at Terranea. The resort is gorgeous and the staff is amazing!!!! We had fantastic service everywhere we went. From our the smiling reception of Louis at check in and complementary champagne and advice started the visit off just right. The service, view and food was fantastic at Nelsons...
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Jul13

Nibbles at Nelson’s, A Spectacular Way to Start the Day

Just in time for summer, Terranea Resort’s oceanfront Nelson’s restaurant is introducing a weekend “Morning Nibbles” menu. Forget the caffeine, the ocean view alone may be all the jolt you need to greet the day ahead...
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