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Modern luxury is fused with Mediterranean-style villa at this AAA Four-Diamond and Forbes Four-Star luxury resort in Dana Point, CA. The warmth of the sun upon your face, the joy of being together and an invitation to lose track of time are among the simple pleasures at The Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel. Perched on a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, the resort offers five-star amenities, stunning ocean views, direct beach access and a peaceful escape from everyday life.

Reservation Deadline September 20th

Making Your Hotel Reservation

Secure Your Room

All attendees must make their own hotel reservations. To book your room, please use the contact information below. Your hotel cost is not included in your Convention registration fee.

Special NARA Daily Room Rate$329
OnlineOnline Reservation Link
By Phone800.930.5146

Availability cannot be guaranteed after September 20. Cancellations must be made through the hotel 7 days before your check-in date.

In the Air and On the Ground

Make Travel Arrangements

The Ritz is located halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego. The nearest airports include:

– John Wayne International Airport (SNA), 25 miles away
– Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), 65 miles away
– San Diego International Airport (SAN), 75 miles away

Best-VIP is offering NARA convention guests corporate rates starting at $182 for their sedan services. Fill out the form below and email to or fax to 949.522.8435 to reserve your transportation to and from Convention!

Transportation Reservation Form

Rideshare services, such as Uber or Lyft, are also available in the area.



Be sure to visit the concierge desk at The Ritz-Carlton for the most up-to-date dining suggestions. If you wish to make reservations in advance, the hotel offers the following comprehensive dining list of local restaurants.

Ritz-Carlton Area Dining List

Create Your Packing List

Resort Casual is recommended for nearly all business meetings and social events.

Resort Casual Suggested Menswear

— button down shirts or polo shirts
— khakis, linen pants or dress slacks
— loafers or boat shoes
— sports jackets are optional

Resort Casual Suggested Ladies Wear

Enjoy all your resort casual attire including linen pants, breezy blouses, summer skirts and dresses. Be sure to bring lightweight jackets and sweaters for outdoor evening events.

Golf Tournament Dress Code

All gentlemen golfers must wear golf shirts with collars. Shorts are permitted (please, no higher than 4” above the knee). Denim is not permitted. Golf shoes with metal spikes are not allowed. Please understand that players who do not have the proper attire will not be given access to the course. For additional guidance, please consult the Golf Club's dress code.

Friday Night Reception

Friday Night's Endless Summer celebration is beach-themed. Be sure to pack your favorite 60's beach wear for the party. Need inspiration? Look to the "Beach Boys"and "Moondoggie" for your party outfit.

Check the Forecast

Plan appropriately for the weather – Check the forecast for today, tomorrow and beyond.

The Upcoming Week's Weather