Fall 2022 Guide for Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach at Dana Point, California

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Perched atop a 150 foot seaside bluff, the Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach Resort & Club offers coastal adventures and unique activities. Celebrate autumn at this AAA 5 Diamond resort.

Experience Autumn Glow

Book one of the newly renovated fireside rooms, each featuring its own private patio with a fire pit. Sip a glass of wine and enjoy the view in comfort on a crisp autumn evening. These spacious rooms have been redesigned with a coastal motif.

Waldorf Astoria Spa

Immerse yourself in the relaxing experience of a Pumpkin Enzyme Facial at the Waldorf Astoria Spa. Give yourself a glow with this featured spa treatment.

Happy Haunt

On October 30, 2022, at 5 pm, the Kids Club is having a Happy Haunt. This spooktacular experience includes sweet treats, face painting and a self guided Trick or Treating adventure. It’s hauntingly good fun!


On Saturdays in October and November, the Kids Club will make s’mores on their front lawn.

Dia De Los Muertos

Founded over 200 years ago, Mission San Juan Capistrano is just a few miles from the resort. Enjoy its beautiful architecture, daily tours and learning about local history. Now through October 30, 2022, you can see the Die De Los Muertos altar display and remember your loved ones.

Pumpkin Patch

Zoomars at River Street Ranch is located in the nearby historic Los Rios District. From now through October 31, 2022, they have a Pumpkin Patch featuring festive family fun. Enjoy train rides, pony rides, a petting zoo and much more.

Choose your place in the sand at the Monarch Bay Beach Club. Enjoy surfing, swimming and paddle boarding. The resort offers expert instruction plus equipment rental of boogie boards, surf boards, snorkel gear and more.

Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach Info

Enjoy sweeping views of the Pacific Ocean at the Monarch Bay Beach Club. The championship golf course was named one of Golf Digest’s “Best Places to Play” and a Golf Magazine “Gold Medal Resort.”

The resort’s Family Pool was specially designed for children. It is ideal for wading and swimming with a graduated entry.

The Monarch Pool faces directly toward the Pacific Ocean. It features comfortable lounge chairs, daybeds and private cabanas.

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Monarch Beach is 28 miles from Anaheim, 35 miles from Long Beach, 51 miles from Los Angeles and 60 miles from San Diego.