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Portofino Hotel and Yacht Club Review


The Portofino Hotel & Yacht Club situated on the waterfront of Redondo Beach, CA. After an $ 11 million renovation, guests will enjoy a new ocean-inspired theme
for the lobby, upgraded luxurious guest rooms and baths in a
contemporary nautical theme and five new luxury suites.


The Portofino Hotel & Yacht Club is located in the gorgeous seaside city of Redondo Beach, Calif., home to unique shops, restaurants, marinas, a sport fishing fleet and
one of the most romantic places in the world to watch a sunset. Located only
six miles from Los Angeles International Airport, Portofino is Los Angeles’
only oceanfront hotel extending into the Pacific on its own private peninsula.


The Portofino Hotel is one of 12 sister hotels and resorts around the country, belonging to the prestigious collection of Noble House Hotels & Resorts. Each is
truly unique—a destination unto itself. Noble House Hotels & Resorts is a
privately held real estate development company based in Seattle, Washington.


Luxury is simple – it starts with the finest, most comfortable mattresses out there
and it continues with space, entertainment, peace, elegance and comfort which
abound in any of the new luxurious 161 spacious guestrooms.


Five units at 700 square feet each. Rates are $1200.
Drift away in a cozy king bed to the tranquil rhythm of the seaside, and then wake to enjoy the morning in a sunny private balcony. The suites feature sitting rooms, two 44” plasma screen TVs, a double-sided fireplace opening into the sitting room and bedroom, four-post wrought iron bed, glass desk and claw foot bath tub.

Eight units at 624 square feet each. Rates from $359 – $559.
Enjoy the calming tranquility of an oceanfront room with an in-room
Jacuzzi and a private patio.Accommodations feature a desk and king bed.


Ocean Premier Room
19 units at 350 – 400 square feet. Rates from $389 – $589.
A private balcony offers breathtaking views of the Palos Verdes
Peninsula. Accommodations feature a king bed, desk and sitting area.

Ocean-side Deluxe Room
26 units at 350 – 400 square feet. Rates from $359 – $559.
A private balcony overlooks the Pacific Ocean, and the rooms feature either
a king size bed or two double beds. Connecting rooms also are available.  

Ocean-side Room
27 units at 350 – 400 square feet. Rates from $329 – $529.
A private balcony overlooks the Pacific Ocean, and the rooms
feature either a king size bed or two double beds.
Marina-side Deluxe Room
22 units at 350 square feet. Rates from $289 - $489.
A private balcony offering a tranquil harbor view.


Marina-side Room
54 units at 350 square feet each. Rates from $259 - $459.
Marina-side Rooms feature quaint, airy furniture and a king or two double
beds with a private patio or balcony. Connecting rooms are available.

Their friendly staff work quietly and quickly to make guests feel special
immediately. The luxury of the space and the quality of the rooms are
clearly signal that this is a unique hotel. 


The Portofino Hotel & Yacht Club, with over 8,000 square feet of beautiful convention, conference or event space, including the Bayside and Pacific Ballrooms with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the Pacific Ocean. It has the unique ability
to fulfill any business requirements from large-scale conference to small intimate meetings, enhanced with the glamour and character of a great hotel.

Immaculate professional service is matched by the very best technology for business, ready to work and fully supported. They also offer; business center, audiovisual services and a dedicated technical specialists available.

   Bayside Ballroom                                   Evening Harbor View

Flat-screen televisions in Oceanside rooms and DVD players. Free wireless Internet access in guestrooms, meeting rooms, restaurant and all public spaces. Iron &
ironing board. Custom designed bath amenities by Aqua Terre, the prestigious collection of Noble House Hotels & Resorts. Plush white terry bathrobes.
Daily housecleaning. Turndown services for VIP guests. In-room wet bar
and refrigerator. In-room coffee maker with a selection of coffee and teas.
Safe deposit boxes available at the front desk. Concierge services for guests,
including transportations. Arrangements, event and dining reservations,
arranging tours and activities as well as recommendations
for medical services and babysitters.

The glamour is back. The hotel matches its magnificent dining and sporting
facilities with elegant and contemporary interiors and exquisite dining.

Lobby Bar                                             Ocean Room

Bayside Ballroom                                 Redondo Boardroom

Guests may choose from the chic informality of Lobby Living Room Bar which serves up delightful cocktails meant to be enjoyed in their expansive three-story atrium setting, to the fine dine Baleen Los Angeles restaurant.

Pool And Jacuzzi Area

   Pool Area                                         View From Room

Relax at the swimming pool or exploring the Redondo Beach’s most
beautiful and fun destinations only steps from the hotel.


Enjoy their Fitness Center, which is great, featuring towels, water, and an incredible plasma screen TV. The Marina: Redondo Beach Pier, Glass bottom boat tours, Aquarium of the Pacific, Seaside Lagoon, Pier Avenue, Trump National Golf Club, Daytrips to Catalina Island, Whale watching, Deep-sea fishing, Redondo
Beach Performing Arts Center, Area shopping in Riviera
Village, Hermosa or Manhattan Beach.

Baleen Restaurant and Front Entrance

Dining: Baleen is the signature restaurant of Noble House Hotels & Resorts. The newly refurbished restaurant will welcome guests with a grand circular
driveway and custom water feature.

Baleen restaurant gives you stylish comfort food, with a bar that is simply one of Redondo Beach’s best cocktail bars. They make staying in something to celebrate.

Please click here so see the full review of Baleen restaurant.

Baleen tempting culinary choices abound. Specializing in the light and flavorful fare of the West Coast. Featuring fine dining, a cafe and lounge, as well as in-room dining.


Redondo Beach is the perfect “base” for excursions to all the major local and greater Los Angeles and Orange County areas. Disneyland, Disney’s California Adventure, Knott’s Berry Farm, Universal Studios, Six Flags Magic Mountain, the Getty
Museum and new Getty Villa, Catalina Island terminals, Aquarium of the
Pacific, Pier Avenue in Hermosa Beach, Trump National Golf Club
and Queen Mary Seaport are all a short freeway drive away.

Locally, the Redondo Beach Pier, with its recent multi-million dollar expansion, is a focal point for visitors’ amusement and recreation. Next to the Pier, King Harbor, where The Portofino Hotel & Yacht Club resides, offers a variety of entertainment, glass-bottom-boat ocean and harbor excursions and many wonderful restaurants and nightclubs. Deep-sea fishing is available year round while whale watching excursions between December and April give visitors a phenomenal experience of the gray whale migration. Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center is nearby for those who
desire an evening of live theater, dance or concerts.

Shoppers will find everything under the sun in Redondo Beach. The Galleria at South Bay features world-class stores and a theater complex, while the Riviera Village is a charming Mediterranean-style shopping area with boutiques, art galleries and antique vendors. Serious souvenir shoppers will find a wide variety of choices on the Pier.

Redondo Beach is a community of 65,000 residents, which enthusiastically welcomes visitors to enjoy the very best and exciting aspects of Southern California. It is only a few miles south of Los Angeles International Airport, yet its surf, sand and palm trees depict a land as far away as a tropical paradise. A complete resort destination, the
city provides all the services and amenities business and leisure travelers
expect from a world-class destination.


A haven for business and leisure travelers, The Portofino Hotel & Yacht Club is located only six miles from Los Angeles International Airport, in the quaint beach town of Redondo Beach at King Harbor. The hotel is the only Los Angeles area property located directly on the Pacific Ocean. More than half of the 161 guest rooms face the waterfront and the remaining rooms offer views of King Harbor. The Portofino Hotel & Yacht Club offers more than 8,000 square feet of meeting and banquet space, including a freestanding meeting pavilion, with an array of creative, productive and flexible environments to suit all business needs. BALEENlosangeles, the new, all-day dining restaurant. Visit (800) 468-4292.


Noble House Hotels & Resorts is a privately held real estate development company based in Seattle, Washington. The company owns and manages 14 boutique hotels and resorts located in six states and spanning the four coastal corners of the U.S. Founded in 1980, the Noble House collection includes such renowned properties as The Adolphus in Dallas, Texas; Little Palm Island Resort & Spa in the Florida Keys and The Edgewater in Seattle, Washington. For more information or to book reservations, visit the Noble House Hotels & Resorts website at

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Article By: Mary Adams
Photos By: Chris Marx

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