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Leisure Sports Inc. and R.D. Olsen Open the Second Renaissance
ClubSport Property in Aliso Viejo, California

BETHESDA, Md. - July 7, 2008 - Renaissance Hotels & Resorts announced the opening of the Renaissance ClubSport Aliso Viejo Hotel & Fitness Resort, the first full-service hotel in Aliso Viejo and the brand’s second Renaissance ClubSport property. This unique boutique-style Southern California hotel and sports and fitness resort is situated in Saddleback Valley as the newest addition to the Summit Office Campus, a premier mixed-use business center. 

The Renaissance ClubSport offers 174 guestrooms, including 5 suites, a 75,000 square foot world-class fitness facility and 5,500 square feet of flexible meeting space. Renaissance ClubSport Aliso Viejo is managed by Marriott for Leisure Sports Inc. and R.D. Olsen in Aliso Viejo, California. 

Renaissance ClubSport Aliso Viejo
50 Enterprise, Aliso Viejo, California 92656

With distinctive architecture and colorful furnishings, the Renaissance ClubSport Aliso Viejo is a world-class hotel and sports and fitness resort concept that appeals to both business and leisure travelers. The fitness club features a 12,000-square-foot fitness area with cardiovascular, circuit and free weight equipment, an NCAA-regulation gymnasium, basketball, volleyball, group exercise studios, racquetball and squash courts, and fully appointed locker rooms. An outdoor aquatic area offers two swimming pools plus a splash ‘n play area for kids, a whirlpool and garden patio area for dining or special events. Daily group exercise classes taught by top instructors include step, cycling, yoga, Pilates, tai chi, kickboxing and more. 

“ClubSport is the essence of Renaissance – lifestyle driven elements accented by fashionable and stylish design and attentive and respectful service,” said Rita Cuddihy, senior vice president, Renaissance Hotels & Resorts. “The ClubSport offerings are the perfect blend with the Renaissance brand and we’re excited to partner with Leisure Sports again.” 

Guests who stay at the Renaissance ClubSport Aliso Viejo Hotel will have full access to the fitness resort with no additional charge. They can also take advantage of an on property fitness expert who will provide a guided tour of the facilities, and detailed information on the services and amenities provided. 

After indulging in a range of exercise activities, guests will be able to unwind and rejuvenate at R Spa, a nine treatment room, full-service day spa. The spa will offer a varied menu of spa services including massage therapy, facials, body treatments, hydrotherapy, manicures and pedicures. A boutique-style gift shop offering a variety of sportswear and sundries is also available. For parents, a 7,000-square-foot Childcare Center will provide supervised childcare, fitness and sporting activities, arts and crafts and other educational programs. Also available is a full menu of youth programs, including specialty classes, camps, birthday parties and holiday special events. 

The 174 guestrooms and suites are spacious and tastefully decorated with a contemporary feel and feature relaxing “spa-style” bathrooms. Each room features the plush Renaissance Revive® bedding package, as well as the innovative guestroom plug-in technology for laptops, MP3 players, camcorder and digital cameras, in-room high-definition, flat panel TVs and wired and wireless Internet available on the same network throughout the property. 

Citrus Fresh Grill maintains the healthy, energetic style of this unique property, offering New American cuisine with a focus on fresh, locally grown ingredients. The comfortable lounge serves premium cocktails and wines and a full menu of appetizers and entrees. Citrus Express will offer a more casual fare, including health-conscious snacks and takeout foods. 

Conveniently located at Summit Office Campus, the hotel is in close proximity to John Wayne International Airport, Disneyland, and the beautiful Southern California beaches. For more information on the Renaissance ClubSport Aliso Viejo Hotel & Fitness Resort, click here (

Renaissance Hotels & Resorts is an upscale brand providing full-service accommodations with local flair to discriminating business and leisure travelers at more than 140 properties in 28 countries. The brand’s presence is strong in the U.S. and worldwide, with approximately half of its properties in North America and throughout Europe, South America, the Caribbean, the Middle East and Asia. 


Marriott International, Inc.
Colleen Evans, 301-380-8257

Leisure Sports, Inc.
Christina Dort, 925-353-4858

Also See: Leisure Sports Inc. and R.D. Olson Development Building a 174 room $65-million Renaissance ClubSport in Aliso Viejo, California / May 2006
Marriott Pursuing Development of the Renaissance ClubSport, a Sports/fitness and Lodging Concept - an Extension to the Renaissance Hotels & Resorts Brand / September 2005


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