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Kids Rule This Spring at Terranea Resort

Kids 12 and Under Eat Free with Luxury Vacation Celebration Package


Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif.- February 2011 –  Kids Rule this spring at Terranea Resort and  parents couldn’t be happier. The property is offering a special Kids Rule Vacation Celebration package that will make kids feel like royalty, while offering parents tremendous savings on dining and fun. Families will unwind in luxurious and spacious villas or casitas, and venture out for an exciting lineup of new activities and camps offered through the resort’s popular inlet for imagination, The Tide Pool Kids Club.

Kids Rule Vacation Celebration Package

Spacious, comfortable and residential-like, villas and casitas set the stage for the ultimate family getaway with the Kids Rule Vacation Celebration Package. These expansive accommodations include private entrances, full kitchens, living areas, laundry facilities and fireplaces. The package includes a $100 resort credit per night, good for golf, spa, dining, or recreation. It also includes a Kids Rule welcome back sack for each child 12 and under that is loaded with goodies including:  a colorful Kids Eat Free wristband good for unlimited gelato at Sea Beans coffee shop and free kids meals (with each paying adult) throughout the resort with the exception of mar’sel; disposable camera for capturing fun vacation memories from a kid’s viewpoint; resort scavenger hunt booklet; and a kids-size Terranea Kids Rule cup for unlimited lemonade refills. The Kids Rule Vacation Celebration Package is available through December 31, 2011. Rates start at $625 per night for a Casita Suite and include the daily resort fee. For reservations and information, visit

More Fun at Tide Pool Kids Club

While at the resort, families can have endless fun through Terranea’s Tide Pool Kids program. Kids and parents will discover and explore Terranea’s unique setting and history through creative activities, science experiments and locally inspired art projects. Daytime and evening half-day adventure camps ($50 per child) are one of the most popular programs offered through the Tide Pool Kids Club. Camps are designed around a daily theme such as Big Top Fun, where campers create a parade of circus animals, or Pirates of the Peninsula, which has participants searching for buried treasure. Another popular activity is the Tide Pool Fun Hours. For $15 per child, per hour, kids and parents can participate in a variety of scheduled arts, crafts and science experiments. Children in Terranea’s programs have access to the Kids Club that includes a big screen HDTV, full Wii entertainment system with popular video games, dancing and karaoke, digital microscopes and iMac computer stations. Teens even have a place of their own at the Teen Lounge that includes computers, board games, video games and, of course, other teens.

Rounding out the family experience is the popular resort pool where families gather for fun in the sun. The Resort Pool offers a thrilling water slide and splash zone, as well as a large pool for swimming, two Jacuzzis, a fire pit and private cabanas with 22” flat screen TVs, Ipod docking stations and poolside dining service. Next to the pool is a large grassy area where everyone is invited to take part in old-fashioned lawn games including beach blanket bingo, croquet and bocce ball. Each week, the Resort Lawn is host to Friday Family Night where the fun ranges from hermit crab races and bubble blowing contests to glow-in-the-dark bocce ball tournaments.

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About Terranea Resort

Just 20 miles from Los Angeles International Airport, Terranea, LA’s Oceanfront Resort, is magnificently poised above the Pacific Ocean on the Palos Verdes Peninsula. Managed by Destination Hotels & Resorts, the property boasts a 582-room Resort including a 360-room hotel with 32 suites, plus 20 bungalows. Also available are 50 oceanfront casitas and 32 ocean view villas tailored specifically to individuals looking for a more residential setting.

Resort amenities include The Links at Terranea, a 9-hole par 3 golf course; The Spa at Terranea, a 50,000 square-foot oceanfront spa; and three unique swimming pools, one with children’s play area and a 140-foot waterslide. Three ocean view restaurants offer a variety of food and beverage experiences including Catalina Kitchen for casual, all-day dining; mar'sel, the free-standing signature restaurant; and Nelson's, a cliff-side restaurant and bar with spectacular vantage points for whale watching. Designed to reveal the Resort’s dramatic outdoor vistas, Terranea's conference and meeting facilities include 135,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting and event space. Other amenities include a children’s center with interactive programs and several miles of scenic bluff-top trails that connect miles of off-property coastal trails. A secluded beach cove also adds to the unique experiences at Terranea Resort. For more information visit or call 866-802-8000.



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