South Bay Serenity

A moment of calm awaits guests with stunning views, renovated spaces, exquisite food and ocean adventures.

  • Category
    Eat & Drink, People, Travel
  • Written by
    Laura L. Watts
  • Styled & photographed by
    DMP Studio & Shane O’Donnell

A popular destination for those in search of adventure and exploration, the expansive region of the South Bay is comprised of Redondo Beach, Hermosa Beach and Manhattan Beach. At the heart of it lies The Portofino Hotel & Marina—offering guests the perfect jumping-off point to live like true South Bay locals.

A popular destination for those in search of adventure and exploration, the expansive region of the South Bay is comprised of Redondo Beach, Hermosa Beach and Manhattan Beach. At the heart of it lies The Portofino Hotel & Marina—offering guests the perfect jumping-off point to live like true South Bay locals.

Situated at the end of a serene peninsula directly on the water, The Portofino offers close proximity to all the top activities nearby, such as local retailers, famous amusement parks and stunning stretches of sandy beaches. The breathtaking ocean views, private balconies, captivating marina-front restaurant and stunning waterfront venues make this an all-encompassing coastal hideaway.

“All you need to do is bask in the oceanfront respite that you deserve.”

Surround yourself with fresh ocean breezes and refreshing interiors. The Portofino Hotel & Marina’s recently renovated oceanside and marina-front guest rooms and suites make it difficult to avoid slipping into vacation mode immediately upon entering. If you’re more into adventure and aquatic activities, the new Dockside Adventure Center offers kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, scuba, deep-sea fishing and boat charters for an endless day of fun on the water.

Renowned for its light mood and serious food, BALEENkitchen brings a chic, fine-dining experience to the hotel. Enjoy seafood-forward fare on the patio overlooking the marina, in the upstairs bar or in the comfort of your own ocean-view guest room. With an expert culinary team on-site, handcrafted and customizable made-to-order moments truly “wow” guests during their stay.

From a wide variety of unique special offers, guests can choose their adventure in the sunny South Bay. With a friendly smile and strong attention to detail, The Portofino team is sure to make you feel like you have found your new home away from home.

The Portofino Hotel & Marina is committed to protecting the well-being of guests and team members by providing a comfortable and safe environment. With the resort’s Stay Safe, Start Living program, the safety of guests and colleagues comes first.

It is the resort’s goal to provide guests with exceptional service and lifelong memories at this serene peninsula in the South Bay. Their dedicated team of experts will handle all the details. All you need to do is bask in the oceanfront respite that you deserve.


The Portofino Hotel & Marina

260 Portofino Way Redondo Beach  |  310-421-4195  |  hotelportofino.com

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