The Resort at Pelican Hill
Newport Coast, Calif.
The News: Associated Luxury Hotels International will open a new resort on the California coast.
Specs: The resort, which sits on 504 acres along the Pacific Ocean, will have 128 two-, three- and four-bedroom oceanview villas, and 204 bungalows. Its 20,000 square feet of function space will include Mar Vista, detached from the hotel with its own arrival area. The spa will feature 22 treatment rooms.<