Monarch Beach Resort and Spa


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Facility Overview

Facility Name
Monarch Beach Resort and Spa
One Monarch Beach Resort
Dana Point, CA 92629
(949) 234-3900

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Non-guests: Book a Spa Pass through From $50.00 (prices depend on the date selected). [July, 2018]
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Hotel Guests
Registered guests: Access to the hotel's 87f "Resort Pool" is Free; access to the 20y, Miraval Spa "Lap Pool" costs an additional $25.00 or is free with a spa treatment.
[February, 2017]

Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
87f 5in x 40f 10in, unstriped, rectangular , outdoors , heated , 84ºF (29ºC)
Pool 2
20y, 3 lanes, competition striped, ~4f depth , outdoors , heated , 82ºF (28ºC)


Orange County
33.482329, -117.715810

Teams That Use This Facility

We have no web links or contact information for teams that train at this facility.

Facility Notes

Pool 2 is in the "Mirval Spa" portion of the property; hours are somewhat more limited (6 AM - 8 PM) than the main pool, which is open 24-hours a day.
Registered guests also have complimentary access to the Tennis Club at Monarch Beach, across the street from the resort.

Facility Reviews

The main pool was highly swimmable, 78º – 82ºF. It wasn't busy in early March. No one swam in the lap pool while I was there; both pools were clean and well maintained.

The hotel wasn't as snobby as some luxury hotels can be.
Lap swimming in the main resort pool would be difficult, if not impossible. There are no lane lines or designated lap swimming area and there is a constant flow of recreational swimmers. The lap pool is rarely crowded. Beautiful pools but not designed for “real” lap swimming.