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MDR Holiday Gift Experiences Guide

Give the gift of a memorable experience this holiday season. Think of special moments such as a romantic dinner with a view, relaxing spa day or an unforgettable sunset sail. All of these experiential gifts can easily be found in L.A.’s Marina.  Scroll below for the 2022 MDR Holiday Gift Experiences Guide. 


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Waterfront brunch, lunch or dinner

Whether you buy a restaurant gift card or surprise a loved one with a festive brunch, lunch or dinner, MDR has got you covered. Click button for the waterfront dining guide.

Or consider buying a gift certificate for a jazz brunch or dinner cruise with City Cruises.

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Sisley Spa massage / facial

Give the gift of self-care to yourself or someone you know who needs more of it in 2023. Buy a Sisley Spa membership for $120 a month to receive exclusive spa benefits and privileges such as a 50 -Minute Signature Massage or Phyto -Aromatic Facial per month.

Limited memberships available. Click button for more information or contact our Spa Concierge at 310-574-4356.

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Waterfront hotel getaway

Give the gift of a vacation getaway. Sometimes, a little change of scenery is all you need. Buy a gift certificate for an overnight stay at a waterfront hotel in the Marina.

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Parasailing adventure

Purchase a future parasailing adventure for you and your loved ones. You'll fly above the Pacific Ocean and pass by the Santa Monica Pier, Venice Beach and see the sights from more than 500 feet up in the air. Click button for more information.

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Guided stand-up paddle tour

Buy a guided paddle boarding tour with ProSup Shop at Marina "Mother's" Beach for that someone in your life who wants to learn something new while enjoying the ocean and outdoors. Click button for more information.

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YOGAqua group class posing at Marina "Mother's" Beach for outdoor workout

Workout with YOGAqua

For the yogi-lover in your life, get a gift certificate for a class to try YOGAqua. The 90-minute yoga class on a stand-up paddleboard is a way to challenge your fitness while enjoying the calm harbor of Marina "Mother's" Beach. Click button for more information.

P.S. They now offer Beach Boot Camp classes as well so your gift can go toward a fitness activity on land!

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Boat rental in the harbor

Give the gift of sailing away on the Pacific Ocean. Book a private yacht charter for a romantic sunset sail, marine life cruise or fishing adventure.

Alternatively, reserve a drive-your-own Duffy boat for 2 hours ($304) with Marina del Rey Boat Rentals and explore the harbor looking for sea lions and marine life with your family and friends.

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Fisherman's Village with boats and lighthouse in Marina del Rey

Escape room at Fisherman’s Village

For a staff retreat, team-building experience or birthday party, try the new Ultimate Escape Room at Fisherman's Village. See if you can work together to read clues and solve the puzzle that allows you to "escape" from a themed room. Click button for more information.

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