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Montage Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach, California

Situated on a coastal bluff in Laguna Beach’s thriving arts community, Montage Laguna Beach combines the appeal and amenities of an ultra-luxury beachfront resort with the charm and stunning details of a Craftsman-style inn. Garnering countless accolades since its opening in 2003, including a 5-star rating from Forbes Travel Guide, the resort is so remarkable that recently, its sale shattered state records: It was bought for $360 million (or $1.4 million per room). A night’s sleep here is truly worthy of a small fortune. 


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