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About the Resort

The Resort at Pelican Hill
22701 Pelican Hill Road South
Newport Coast, CA 92657


Coastal Splendor as Far as the Eye Can See

Perched upon 504 acres of unrivaled coastal beauty, Pelican Hill® is set apart as a world unto itself, offering a feast for the senses and a retreat for family and friends. Our private Villas and Bungalow Guest Rooms & Suites are all spacious and casually elegant, with an attentive staff there to anticipate your needs at every turn. Resort amenities are designed with you in mind, providing all the comforts of home with the activities and ultimate relaxation of a vacation away.

To reserve your spot at the Retreat, please contact Lorianne Lamonica at She will provide you the information you need to book your room at the resort and receive our discounted room rates. Please note, the resort fee is waived. In addition to the group rates, the following charges will automatically be added:

• Porterage Charge - $12 per person, round trip
• Room Attendant Gratuities - $4 per day, per Bungalow room; $5 per day, per Villa room



Pelican Hill is perched upon the coastline, just south of Newport Beach. The resort is a 15-minute drive from Orange County’s John Wayne Airport and a 45-minute drive from Los Angeles International Airport.


Payment for all pre-registrations must be received by July 7, 2020. After the 7th, only credit card payments will be accepted. All paid cancellations requesting a refund will be subject to a $295 admin fee. Paid cancellations can also request a credit voucher for the full amount to use toward another event within one calendar year. Transferred registrations must be vetted by Sports Business Journal prior to transfer as this is an invite-only event.


By Check:

Make checks payable to "Sports Business Journal" and mail payment to: 

Sports Business Journal
120 West Morehead Street, Suite 310
Charlotte, NC 28202

By Credit Card:

To pay by credit card, please email Janet Lee or call 704-973-1372.