Laguna Beach is a small coastal city in Orange County, California. It’s known for its many art galleries, coves and beaches. Main Beach features tide pools and a boardwalk leading to the paths and gardens of nearby Heisler Park.  Aliso Beach Park is a popular surf spot. The waters off Crystal Cove State Park are designated as an underwater park. Trails meander through coastal canyons in Laguna Coast Wilderness Park. 


A petite resort nestled above Shaw’s Cove in Laguna Beach, California.  Hotel Joaquin is a gem hidden in plain sight along the Pacific’s rich coastline. Marrying the breezy spirit of a faraway island escape with the pioneering soul of California’s first Spanish settlers.  Disconnect from the ordinary and rediscover the indulgence of your innate senses.

Hotel Joaquin is a refuge for the world traveler who revels in living off the beaten path, the adventurers who embrace the beauty of nature, and the lovers of life who appreciate the finest attention to detail.

When you’re at Hotel Joaquin, you’re home and the staff will treat you like family. Start your day with hand delivered coffee service and a healthy breakfast overlooking the Pacific. Soothe your soul beachside at Shaw’s Cove, take a dip in the pool, seek healing through yoga or curl up on the couch of living room lounge with a glass of wine.

Explore Laguna Beach on one of the resort bikes, or take a long walk on the beach… Shaw’s Cove is just a short walk away.