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Terranea Resort Offers the Ideal Mother’s Day Destination with a Selection of Sunday Brunches and Spa Specials



Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. (April 24, 2014) – Sunday, May 11, Terranea Resort, by Destination Hotels & Resorts, will host its annual Mother’s Day brunch events, including the resort’s ever-popular Mother’s Day Ballroom Brunch and special menus at Catalina Kitchen and signature restaurant mar’sel. Adding to the celebrations, The Spa at Terranea is offering a variety of special treatments and packages throughout May for both moms and moms-to-be to unwind and enjoy a little pampering.


Terranea’s Mother’s Day Ballroom Brunch offers an inclusive banquet-style dining experience for guests with abundant options to choose from including an omelet station, breakfast pastries, made-to-order pancakes, carving station, Asian-inspired kitchen, selection of cheeses and charcuterie, dessert bar and more. Adults also receive complimentary sparkling wine. Additionally, the brunch features a special buffet just for children, ages 5-10, with kid favorites such as chicken fingers, penne pasta with turkey Bolognese, macaroni and cheese, and a sundae bar. The Mother’s Day Ballroom Brunch is $90 for adults and $40 for children. Seatings are available at 9:30 a.m., 10 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 1 p.m., 1:30 p.m., and 2 p.m. Visit for more details and tickets to the brunch.


Catalina Kitchen is also presenting a banquet-style brunch for Mother’s Day, offering diners a variety of options in which to indulge. The brunch includes a selection of breakfast pastries, California egg kitchen, antipasti bar, chilled seafood station, sushi bar, paella station, local cheeses and charcuterie, farmer’s market fruit cart, dessert and waffle bar, candy station and more. Mother’s Day Brunch at Catalina Kitchen will be served from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. and is $75 for adults and $38 for children. For an additional $20, adults can enjoy bottomless mimosas and Bloody Marys.


mar’sel, Terranea Resort’s signature restaurant, will offer its luxurious Mother’s Day Dom Perignon Brunch. The brunch, served family style, begins with homemade English muffins for the table, followed by choices of either a smoked fish board or artisan charcuterie, selections of either blueberry buttermilk pancakes, brioche French toast, or Hickman Farm’s Fritatta, or the Wagyu beef ‘Downlow’ Burger. For dessert, the table has the option to choose between a strawberry almond tart and a citrus panna cotta. Adults may enjoy two glasses of Dom Perignon Champagne with their brunch. The Mother’s Day Dom Perignon Brunch at mar’sel is offered from 11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. at $105 for adults and $55 for children.


The Spa at Terranea invites mothers and moms-to-be to indulge with special All For Me, Mommy and Me, and Mommy to Be packages, available May 1 – 31, 2014.


Moms can enjoy the ultimate pampering and celebrate oneself with the Spa’s “All For Me” packages. Each 90-minute “All For Me” package offers a combination of treatments from manicures to massages to facials and comes with a complimentary gift of Honey Grapefruit Ginger Scrub. Package combinations include a 30-minute Express manicure and 60-minute Tread Lightly pedicure for $155; 30-minute Balneo Specifics bath and 60-minute Relaxing Classical massage or Skin Specifics facial for $280; or choice of 30-minute mini-facial or reflexology treatment and 60-minute facial or massage for $295.


There is also the “Mommy and Me” package so one can share the day with mom. Available for $390, the package includes a 60-minute, relaxing and rhythmic tranquility massage for two and a tranquility candle to enjoy at home.


For those soon expecting a little one, the “Mommy to Be” packages feature organic spa product lines and treatments tailored for pregnant women. Prenatal treatments include the Mommy To Be Massage, a gentle 60-minute massage coupled with careful stretching that benefits both mother and baby, available for $195; and the Tidal Moon Scrub and Massage, a 90-minute restorative and healing treatment that takes mothers-to-be on a journey of well-being and deep relaxation with gentle massage with rocking, as if being lulled by calm ocean tides and sugar scrub of honey grapefruit and ginger to exfoliate the body. The Tidal Moon package is offered at $285. Additional Mommy to Be packages including the Queen of the Sea 60-minute package priced at $195 and Heaven and Earth 90-minute package priced at $285 are available as well.


For additional details on special spa offers for Mother's Day visit or call 310-265-2740 to make spa reservations.


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About Terranea Resort, by Destination Hotels & Resorts

Opened June 2009, Terranea, Los Angeles’ premier oceanfront resort, will celebrate its five year anniversary in 2014. Located on California’s Palos Verdes Peninsula, the resort offers unparalleled Pacific Ocean views and world-class accommodations that range from hotel suites to bungalows, oceanfront casitas and luxurious villas, which are also available for purchase as seaside second homes through Terranea Real Estate. Amenities include The Links at Terranea, a nine-hole, par three golf course; award-winning 50,000 sq. ft. oceanfront spa and fitness center; three swimming pools and a 140-foot waterslide; marea luxury boutique; 135,000 sq. ft. of conference and meeting space; and eight dining venues, including signature restaurant mar'sel; Nelson's, a cliff-side spot ideal for whale watching; and Asian-inspired bashi. The resort’s innovative activity center and adventure concierge, Pointe Discovery, lets guests discover and explore Terranea’s rich terrain with miles of scenic coastal trails, secluded beach cove and ocean environment. Fun, enriching programs and activities such as habitat photography, falconry, kayorkle and paddle boarding also abound. Terranea Resort is owned by a joint venture comprised of Lowe Enterprises and JC Resorts . A member of the American Express Fine Hotels & Resorts program and AAA Four-Diamond property, Terranea Resort earned a spot on Condé Nast Traveler’s 2014 Gold List and was named one of Travel + Leisure’s 500 Best Hotels in the World for 2013. For additional information about Terranea Resort, visit, call 866-802-8000 or follow Terranea on Facebook and Twitter.


About Destination Hotels & Resorts

Destination Hotels & Resorts is an authentic collection of luxury and upscale independent hotels and resorts across North America. Offering enriching, locally-inspired experiences from alpine adventures and stunning beachfronts to urban landmarks, each property reflects the natural surroundings and culture of its distinctive locale. With more than 40 properties in premier travel destinations, including Aspen, Chicago, Denver, Lake Tahoe, Los Angeles, Maui, Miami, New Orleans, Phoenix, San Antonio, San Diego, Santa Fe, Seattle, Vail and Washington D.C., the award-winning portfolio features renowned golf courses, indigenous spas, and exceptional culinary venues. For more information on Destination Hotels & Resorts, visit Follow us on Twitter: @Destination. Like us on Facebook: DestinationHotels.

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