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Celebrate Valentine’s Day with an Ocean View at Los Angeles’ Terranea Resort

Experience a Southern California Coastal Retreat with Special Offers on Accommodations, Romantic Dining and Luxurious Spa Treatments


Located on the Palos Verdes Peninsula, overlooking Southern California’s stunning coastline, Terranea Resort, A Destination Hotel, provides the perfect backdrop for couples looking to escape for Valentine’s Day or extend the holiday for a romantic weekend. Spend the days taking a coastal hike, paddle boarding, or enjoying the resort’s breathtaking ocean views while relaxing at the award-winning spa or playing a round of golf at The Links, Terranea’s championship-caliber 9-hole par 3 course. At night, indulge in romantic dining under the stars and snuggle up by one of 228 fireplaces and fire pits located throughout the property.


For an unmatched couple’s getaway, Terranea is offering two resort packages for romantic bliss:


  • VALENTINE’S DAY GETAWAY: Reconnect and celebrate at Terranea Resort with the ultimate romantic couple's getaway. The Valentine’s Day Getaway Package includes two-nights luxury accommodations, dinner for two at signature restaurant mar’sel, rose petal turndown, sparkling wine and chocolate covered strawberries. Rates start at $850 per night plus tax, resort fees and parking. Package is available for stays through February 14, 2015. Book with promotional code: VALENTINES.


  • ROMANCE: Spend some quality time together with this romantic overnight couple's getaway. The Romance Package includes luxury oceanfront accommodations, sparkling wine and strawberries, a rose petal bath, and daily breakfast for two at Catalina Kitchen. Rates start at $625 per night. Book with promotional code: PROMAN.


At The Spa at Terranea, couples may indulge themselves with a specialty massage or signature treatments alongside the warmth of a glowing fireplace. The Spa at Terranea is celebrating the month of February with a “love” themed ritual to help relax, reconnect and rekindle magnetism. Complimentary Tide Pool Kids Club access is also available for children ages 2-12, during spa treatments 90-minutes or longer, Monday through Friday throughout the month. Advance reservations are required. All packages are available Feb. 1-28, 2015. For more information and reservations, visit or call 1-310-265-2740.


  • Infinite Love RitualRetreat to The Spa at Terranea to reconnect with yourself or with someone special. The Infinite Love ritual begins with a welcome tea with Infinite Love flower essence elixir to encourage unconditional love for yourself and others. Your massage with the aroma of Red Mandarin, Exquisite Rose and Honey includes a specialized warm foot massage and finishes with a divine scalp massage. Reawaken with the energy of loving kindness towards yourself and others. 90 minutes - $275 Individual; $550 Couples 


  • Lovely Finish - Allow Terranea to complete your Love Ritual with a blowout and makeup application for a fabulous finish. Starting at $125. Combine for the Ritual and Finish starting at $385.


Every great Valentine’s Day is marked with a romantic dinner. For the special evening and throughout the weekend, Terranea’s restaurants offer a variety of specialty menus to please any palate.


  • PASSIONATE PRIX FIXE AT MAR’SEL: Terranea’s award-winning signature restaurant mar’sel presents a prix fixe menu, created by Chef de Cuisine Charles Olalia, priced at $160 per person. Diners may choose their own 3-course menu, beginning with a selection of appetizers, including Smoke Kissed Salmon Tartare with caviar and crème fraiche cigars, and Rainbow Beet Ravioli with red ribbon sorrel, herbed goat cheese and walnut toffee. The entrée selection includes Atlantic Black Bass with brown satsuki rice and nori tapenade, Vanilla-scented Lobster with pommes mousseline and braised salsify, Pomegranate-glazed Duck Breast with quince confit and black pepper gastrique, A5 Wagyu Beef with vegetable ash and yuzu ponzu, and Spaghetti Rustichella with black trumpet mushrooms and Perigold truffles. Finish the meal with a selection of delectable desserts, including Tropical Fruit Pavlova with passion fruit cremeaux, Schezuan peppercorn sorbet and meringue kisses, or “Devil in Prada” with Valrhona chocolate ganache, toasted hazelnut moelleux and rose hip crème glacee. mar’sel access on Feb 14, is only available to guests who book the Valentine’s Day Getaway Package. Advance reservations required.


  • PERFECT PAIR AT NELSON'S: The popular cliff-side eatery Nelson’s features a Valentine’s Day dinner for two, with beer pairings to accompany. Diners will awaken taste buds with an Artichoke Salad paired with Golden Road Brewery’s Hefeweizen, followed by Surf and Turf of flat iron steak and bacon wrapped scallops paired with Sierra Nevada’s Pale Ale, and finishing with a special dessert from Executive Pastry Chef Pierino Jermonti paired with Stone Brewery’s Smoked Porter. The menu is available on Feb. 14 for $99 per couple.


  • CATALINA KITCHEN:  Catalina Kitchen has created a unique a la carte menu to showcase Chef de Cuisine David Tarrin’s classic Mediterranean fare.  The menu features starters of Heirloom Beets Salad with Humboldt Fog, wild baby arugula, candied pecans with orange honey vinaigrette ($12), and Burrata with celery leaf pesto and grilled toast ($14). The entrée selection offers diners one “from the land,” a Braised Short Rib with lemon gremolata and ricotta ravioli ($42), one “from the sea,” Northern Halibut with French beans, fennel Dungeness crab salad, and lemon white truffle vinaigrette ($39), and one “in-between,” a Pepper-crusted Filet Mignon and Maine lobster tail with roasted fingerling potatoes and baby arugula ($65). Diners can top off the meal with warm chocolate cookie for two, baked in Catalina Kitchen’s stone oven, and topped with chocolate and vanilla ice cream ($16). The specialty menu is available on Feb. 14.


  • INDULGE AT BASHI: bashi, Terranea’s contemporary-Asian restaurant, will offer a specialty a la carte menu created by Chef de Cuisine Bruce Nguyen, including items such as: Bashi Egg Shooters ($26), Geoduck Sashimi ($29), Pan Roasted Liberty Farms Duck Breast with duck confit crepés ($34), Tempura Atlantic Lobster Tail with Dungeness crab sticky rice and lobster sauce ($39), Steamed New Zealand Snapper Filet with king oyster mushrooms and shrimp dumplings ($32), and Five Spice Braised Snake River Farms Wagyu Shortrib with crispy rice and broccolini ($41). For dessert, guests may indulge with Green Tea Crème Brulee ($10) or Coconut Cream Pearl Tapioca ($11). The specialty menu is available on Feb. 14.


  • SWEET TREATS AT SEA BEANS: sea beans offers a range of sweets to-go, including heart shaped boxes filled with handmade chocolates, a selection of truffles, including hazelnut, chocolate caramel sea salt, and dark chocolate cherry, and an assortment of macaroons, fruit jellies and tiramisu in chocolate cups, all house made by Executive Pastry Chef Pierino Jermonti. A variety of 4” and 9” cakes, cupcakes, pies, cookies, and fruit tarts will be available as well. Custom orders may be placed to create the perfect sweet treat for your sweetheart. The specialty dessert offerings will be available throughout the month of February. Sweet and savory custom picnic baskets are also available on Valentine’s Day.


To ensure the perfect date night while parents dine at one of Terranea’s celebrated restaurants, children ages 2-12 can enjoy fun of their own at the Tide Pool Kids Club. The program is offered every Friday and Saturday night during the month of February, including Valentine's Day. Advance reservations are required.


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