Extravagant Dates

Celebrate love in luxury: From a five-star restaurant to a lavish couples' spa treatment, find O.C.'s most extravagant date ideas.

Updated: January 15, 2002

Date Ideas

The St. Regis Monarch Beach

1 Monarch Beach Resort, Dana Point, CA 92629

Book an ocean-view suite at this luxurious resort and sample the lifestyle of the rich and famous for a weekend.


1555 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Treat yourselves to a day of pampering with expert massages, mud body masks and aromatherapy in the eucalyptus steam room.

Claes Restaurant

425 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Dramatic ocean views, succulent seafood and Art Deco ambience have made this swanky spot a favorite for special occasions.

The Balboa Bay Club & Resort

1221 West Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92663

Plan a getaway at this Mediterranean-style beach hotel and enjoy golf and tennis privileges at the Newport Beach Country Club.


30801 Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651