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Celebrate Mother’s Day at Terranea Resort

Los Angeles’ Oceanfront Resort Provides a Variety of Dining Options to Toast Every Mom

Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. – On Sunday, May 10th, Terranea Resort A Destination Hotel, will give a toast to mothers with special offerings and celebratory Mother’s Day brunch options.


The Mother's Day Ballroom Brunch will offer banquet-style dining including specialty stations with complimentary champagne and more. Guests in the Palos Verdes Ballroom will have an array of stations to choose from including an omelet and egg station, an Asian-inspired kitchen, a sauté kitchen, a seafood display, decadent desserts and more. The Mother’s Day Ballroom Brunch will also offer a buffet just for kids 5 – 10 years old. Reservations for Terranea Resort’s Mother’s Day Ballroom Brunch are available at 9:30, 10:00 and 10:30 a.m., and 1:00, 1:30, and 2:00 p.m. Brunch is $90 for adults, including champagne, and $45 for children. Reservations for Mother’s Day Ballroom Brunch must be made online at


Give thanks to mom with a delectable brunch with sweeping views of the Pacific at signature restaurant mar'sel, guests can enjoy a special three-course prix fixe menu including a selection of charcuterie or a smoked fish board to start, a second course selection of brunch favorites such as Shrimp and Crab Benedict, Croque Monsieur, or Petite Filet Mignon and choice of a delectable dessert such as Peach, Vanilla, and Olive Oil Cake Parfait, a Strawberry Melon Timbale, or Chocolate Crunch Cake to finish. Brunch at mar’sel is available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and offered at $85 for adults, and $35 for children.


At Catalina Kitchen, guests can celebrate mom with a family-style brunch buffet with a beautiful ocean view.  The Mother’s Day brunch buffet features a California kitchen omelet bar, a selection of charcuterie and cheeses, an antipasti bar, a sushi bar, carving station, chilled seafood display with shrimp, crab legs, smoked salmon and seasonal favorites and dessert and waffle bar. A Bloody Mary and Sangria Bar are also available. Brunch at Catalina Kitchen is from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., and offered at $80 for adults and $35 for children.


Treat mom to a special meal at bashi; the contemporary Asian restaurant will be offering scrumptious a la carte specials along with the regular menus for lunch and dinner. bashi is open for breakfast from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. with lunch and dinner available from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. The breakfast buffet is $25 for adults and $12 for children.


For a more casual day with mom, plan to sit outdoors on Nelson's seaside patio. In addition to their full menu, Nelson's will be offer a menu special - lobster quiche with fresh vegetables and a blood orange mimosa for $32 on Mother's Day. 


Reservations for dining options at mar’sel, Catalina Kitchen, bashi, and Nelson’s can be made by calling Terranea Resort at (310) 265-2836.


Enjoy the day outdoors! Pick up a Mother’s Day picnic basket lunch at sea beans and take mom whale watching. Enjoying the view from one of the meadow lawns, from a bench situated along the nature trails or down at Terranea’s beach cove while relaxing on the sand. The Standard Picnic Basket ($85) includes sparkling wine, Chef’s choice cheese plate, housemade baguette, Chef’s signature olive oil, and an assortment of chocolate truffles made in house. The Deluxe Picnic Basket ($135) includes a choice of two sandwiches such as the Surf ‘n’ Turf Sandwich, Lobster Salad Sandwich, or the Vegetarian Roasted Vegetable Wrap with two bags of housemade vegetable chips, two bottles of water, Chef’s choice small cheese plate with grapes, assorted seasonal fruit, OneHope sparkling wine, and an assortment chocolate truffles handmade by our pastry chef. Special additions are available and include chocolate covered strawberries, chocolate ganache heart cupcakes, and more.  All orders must be received by 3 p.m. on May 9, 2015. Any orders after the 9th are subject to availability and may be substituted. Please call (310) 265 -2161 for more information.


The Spa at Terranea has also designed a spa treatment especially to give back to moms that give so much. The Essence of Nurturing treatment (90 minutes, $275) begins with a welcome tea with Infinite Love flower essence elixir. A massage with the aroma of Red Mandarin, Exquisite Rose and Honey includes a specialized warm foot massage and finishes with a divine scalp massage for a complete sense of renewal and gratitude. Spa reservations can be made by calling (310) 265-2740.


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