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Guest Chef Weekend 2018

Alex Seidel & César Pita

Thursday, May 24th—Monday, May 28th

Memorial Day Weekend

Rancho Pescadero’s annual Guest Chef series is back for one final event 2018!

This special Memorial Day weekend includes a series of sensational meals alongside two of the culinary world’s most talented (and refreshingly humble) chefs: 

For reservations: Rancho1@ranchopescadero.com

Chef’s Seidel and Pita together for the 2017 Mercantile Invitational Dinner in Denver, Colorado along with Chef John Tesar, Chef Kevin Nashan, Lamar Moore, Tomos Parry, and Adam Dulye.

Alex Seidel

Alex Seidel is chef-owner of Fruition Restaurant, Mercantile dining & provision and Füdmill. Zagat has named Fruition the number one restaurant in Colorado every year since it opened and 5280 magazine has included it in its list of 25 Best Restaurants every year the ranking has run. Seidel himself has been the recipient of many accolades, including Food & Wine magazine’s Best New Chef in 2010, a finalist for the James Beard Foundations “Best Chef Southwest” honor, and Chef of the Year titles from local media including Denver Magazine and 5280. In addition to his restaurants, Seidel owns Fruition Farms Creamery, Colorado’s first artisan sheep’s milk creamery, located in Larkspur, Colorado.


 About the Event

Rates begin at $467 per night for two people (before tax, three-night minimum) which includes a welcome reception and dinner on the beach, dinner hosted by the chefs at Garden, daily in-room breakfast baskets and daily yoga classes. Guests also have the option to partake in a three-course lunch and cooking class with an added wine pairing for an additional cost. Four-night stays are also available and include all amenities offered in the three-night package plus a Sunday afternoon barbacoa and almejas chocolata and a late Monday check-out.


3 night package PER NIGHT without tax for two people

Room Options:

Pescadero Suite $467

Pacific Suite $547

Rancho $617

Milagro $657

Cocina $757

Mas Milagro $777



3 nights at Rancho Pescadero for two

Welcome reception and dinner on the beach for two

Chefs Dinner in Garden for two

Daily special in-room breakfast baskets for two

Daily yoga 


4 night package PER NIGHT without tax for two people

Room Options:

Pescadero $414

Pacific $494

Rancho $564

Milagro $604

Cocina $704

Mas Milagro $724



4 nights at Rancho Pescadero

Welcome reception and dinner on the beach

Garden dinner with chefs

Daily in-room breakfast baskets

Sunday afternoon Barbacoa and Almejas Chocolata

Late check-out Monday afternoon (1 p.m.)

Daily yoga


(The Fine Print)

Special offers or discounts can not be applied to the prices for this
Memorial Day Weekend  Guest Chefs’ Event