Well Within FAQs

Transportation

What airports are close by?
The Terranea Resort is approximately 30 minutes from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Long Beach Airport (LGB). Taxi and ride-sharing services are also available at the airport and recommended.

How should I get to the hotel from the airport?

  • Request an Uber or Lyft:
    • Download the Uber App HERE
    • Download the Lyft App HERE

Hertz is offering discounted rates for Chopra Center guests. To book, visit the Hertz Website and select Enter a Promo or Discount. In the box labeled Convention Number (CV), enter code 04UW0009.

Is there parking on property?
Valet parking is available at the resort for a discounted nightly fee of $25.

Lodging and Amenities

Do I need to book my hotel stay?
Your hotel stay is included in the cost of the package. Contact your Program Consultant for more details about extra nights or upgraded room types.

What time is hotel check-in?
Standard check-in at Terranea Resort is at 12:00pm – 2:30pm. The hotel will allow early check-in upon arrival if rooms are available.

What time is hotel check-out?
Standard check-out at Terranea Resort is at 11:00am. The hotel will provide storage for your luggage at the valet if needed.

What amenities are available at the hotel?

  • Spa
    • As a retreat guest, you will receive a 10% discount on all spa services during your stay. To receive this discount, mention “Chopra” and book your spa experience through the spa receptionist. Book your appointment online HERE or call: 310-265-2740
    • Hours: Daily from 6:00am – 8:00pm.
    • We highly recommend that you book your appointment prior to your arrival to ensure availability.

  • Golf
    • The Links at Terranea is a dramatic nine-hole, par-3 Southern California oceanfront golf course, with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean and Catalina Island. Masterfully routed and beautifully integrated with its natural surroundings, this collection of championship-caliber holes offers a unique environment for both group and individual play. Artful bunkering, unobstructed sightlines and a wide range of classic strategic elements combine to deliver an unparalleled golf experience on the Los Angeles coast.
    • For more information and to book a tee time, visit The Links website HERE.

  • Fitness
    • The panoramic views from the 5,000-square-foot Fitness & Wellness Center and adjoining Movement Studio bring nature indoors to inspire and motivate. State of-the-art Technogym cardio equipment, customized personal training sessions or private classes are available to assist you with meeting your goals. Classes range from relaxing to challenging and include yoga, Pilates, circuit training, water aerobics, seaside cycling, and "Nature's Gym” (our signature boot camp fitness class). Monday – Thursday 5:00am – 8:00pm & Friday – Sunday 6:00am – 8:00pm.

Are there childcare accommodations?
The Tide Pool Kids Club is available for children ages 4–12 years old. Children must be potty-trained and advanced reservations are required. For complete details or for more information, please view the Tide Pool Activity Guide, call (310) 265-2843 or email terraneakidsclub@terranea.com.

What Room Packages are Available?

  • Room Package 1: Standard Guestroom
    • 450 square feet
    • Lush resort view with ocean beyond
    • Private balcony or patio
    • King bed or 2 double beds

  • Room Package 2: Ocean View Guestroom
    • 500 square feet
    • Oceanfront views
    • Private balcony or patio
    • King bed or 2 double beds

  • Room Package 3: Ocean View Suite
    • 900 square feet
    • Separate living room
    • Private balcony or patio
    • King bed

  • Room Package 4: Casita Suite
    • 1,100 square feet
    • Spacious living room and dining room
    • Private balcony or patio
    • King bed

  • Room Package 5: Bungalow Suite
    • 1,100 square feet ocean view
    • Separate living room and kitchen
    • Indoor/Outdoor fireplace or firepit
    • Large patio
    • King bed

Meals

What meals are included for this event?

  • 3 Breakfast (Friday - Sunday)
  • 3 Lunch (Thursday - Saturday)
  • 3 Dinner (Thursday - Saturday)

What kind of food will be served?
Fresh, locally-sourced, primarily-vegetarian meals curated by the Executive Chef in partnership with our Nutritionist following the main principles of Ayurveda. Vegan and Gluten-free options will be available at all meals.

I have food sensitivities. What kind of food will I be able to eat?
If you have dietary restrictions recommended by a physician, please contact your Program Consultant with your specific requests accompanied by a note from your doctor.

Are there restaurants on property or within walking distance?
There are several restaurants on property at Terranea Resort, including:

  • Mar’sel
    • Seasonal Fine Dining, open for dinner Thursday - Sunday
  • Catalina Kitchen
    • New American Cuisine, open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily
  • Bashi
    • Inventive dishes inspired by classic Chinese, Japanese, and Southeast Asian dishes.
    • Open for dinner Monday-Sunday, open for lunch and dinner Friday-Sunday
  • Nelson’s
    • Casual dining, open for lunch and dinner daily
  • Solviva
    • Gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan accommodations
    • Open 8:00am – 5:00pm daily

What to bring

What should I wear?
Comfortable clothing for meeting spaces and resort wear for activities. We recommend layers as the temperatures can vary in the meeting space. Many guests have blankets or jackets for their comfort inside. You’ll also want to have clothing for yoga and additional excursions on hand if you so desire.

Do I need to bring a yoga mat?
Yoga mats are not provided. If you prefer one, yes bring it. We do provide towels.

Are pets allowed at the retreat?
Unfortunately, no pets are permitted at retreats.

About the event

What time is event registration?
Event registration for Well Within is Friday, October 30th from 12:00pm – 2:30pm.

What is included in my ticket?

  • 2-night stay at Terranea Resort
  • Program Tuition
  • 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, and one dinner
  • Daily yoga and meditation classes
  • Specially sourced swag bag
  • Access to the Chopra’s Primordial Sound Meditation Master Class

What event seating is available?
Seating is on a first come first serve basis and changes daily. Our Certified Teachers and Premier Access guests will have early access to the sanctuary. Premier Access guests will also have a reserved seating section throughout the event.

Traveler Information

What is the climate of the area?
The climate of Rancho Palos Verdes is year-round mild-to-hot and mostly dry. October to November is mild and pleasantly warm with the average temperatures ranging from 58°F (14.4°C) to 78°F (25.6°C). Sunny days abound with more than 8 hours of daily sunshine, and the atmosphere is beautiful. Sea temperatures are a little cold for swimming.

What are some highlights of the area?
Terranea is located on the Palos Verdes Peninsula, one of Southern California’s most scenic and coveted coastlines overlooking the Pacific Ocean and Catalina Island. When you step onto Terranea’s 102-acre coastal resort paradise, it's like stepping into a whole new world – a hidden gem just minutes from the bustle of Los Angeles. Enjoy a tranquil escape in this natural haven with an endless array of awe-inspiring adventures and quintessential California fun. Click HERE to explore local attractions.