DANA POINT, Calif.

Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort & Spa completed a renovation. The project included a complete makeover of the guest rooms and the introduction of a new food and beverage concept. Situated on the coastal cliffs of Dana Point with unobstructed sunset and 180-degrees of panoramic beachfront ocean views, the reimagined Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort & Spa includes 378 guest rooms with 15 ocean view suites that blend sleek, fresh concepts and beach chic inspired elements to provide a tranquil vacation experience.

The resort features two outdoor, ocean view heated pools complete with a splash zone for children to enjoy. Needing time to unwind, enjoy a customized treatment at the Spa. The property also boasts three outdoor panoramic ocean view venues and a total of 50,000 square feet of meeting and event space. There are 15 meeting rooms and a 10,000-square-foot ballroom that can accommodate nearly 1,000 people.

A $1.5 million newly renovated restaurant, Outer Reef, from Chef John Tesar is slated to open first quarter of 2019. Tesar is a four-time James Beard nominated chef and a two-time contestant on Bravo’s “Top Chef.”

“I’m honored to be a part of this exciting new F&B concept,” said Chef John Tesar. “Outer Reef will showcase the property’s renowned beachfront location with a curated sea-to-table surf and turf dining concept, providing guests with an experience of the highest quality.”