At Cliffside Malibu, we understand that addiction treatment is a rigorous process. Therefore, we provide for your comfort and relaxation at every turn, allowing you to rejuvenate, to meet the demands of treatment with your greatest energy and attention.

Located north of Zuma Beach, Cliffside Malibu sits on two acres overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Our facility is far removed from the noise and intrusions of Pacific Coast Highway, providing an oasis for those engaged in challenging personal work. Our property features beautiful architecture and décor that provides for sea breezes and abundant natural light, stunning views that on a clear day extend to the Channel Islands, and modern amenities such as a fully equipped gym, plasma TVs and wireless Internet access. This is one of the most luxurious settings you will find for primary treatment or extended care.

Some of the amenities you will enjoy at Cliffside Malibu are a heated lap pool and sun deck, private rose and meditation gardens, nutritious meals provided by a professional chef and served in an informal dining room with 180 degree panoramic ocean views, and luxurious bedrooms with hardwood floors, top-quality bed linens, private water closets, boutique soaps, Egyptian cotton towels, and a full laundry and linen service.


  • Heated Lap Pool

    Cliffside residents are encouraged to make use of our heated lap pool. Whether for simple exercise or as a meditative activity, the private and beautiful surroundings ensure a vigorous, enjoyable experience.

  • Panoramic Ocean View

    The panoramic ocean view from one of Cliffside’s many balconies captures the imagination and stirs the soul. On a clear day, the view extends all the way from the Catalina Islands to the Channel Islands.

  • Rose Garden

    One of many places at Cliffside to find relaxation, the West Garden features beautiful Grandiflora Roses, Spanish Lavender and local wildflowers – many of which find their way inside to decorate the house.

  • Sun Deck

    Overlooking the lap pool, Cliffside Malibu’s lower deck features a number of comfortable deck lounges, allowing residents to read, nap, meditate or just soak up some beautiful Southern California sun.

  • Balcony View

    The panoramic ocean view from another of Cliffside’s balconies. Stylish design, lush landscaping, beautiful trees, endless blue sky, sandy beaches, and the peaceful waters of the Pacific – our residents see this every day.

  • Ocean View Dining Room

    Dining at Cliffside is a community experience that everybody looks forward to. Meals are served buffet style and residents are seated informally in our panoramic dining room, with 180 degree ocean views.

  • Living Room

    In the evenings and during other periods between treatment and scheduled activites, many Cliffside residents gravitate towards to the living room to watch TV, play games, and hang out with new friends.

  • Gourmet Kitchen

    Cliffside residents are provided nutritious meals by our professional Cordon Bleu chef and full-time kitchen staff. Cliffside accommodates all dietary concerns such as vegetarian and vegan diets, kosher needs and food allergies.

  • Private Bedroom

    No expense is spared in decorating and appointing our private bedrooms. Treatment is a long and rigorous process; as a result Cliffside ensconces residents in as much comfort and luxury as possible to aid in the recovery process.

  • Laundry Service

    Another of Cliffside’s private bedrooms, featuring raffia covered walls, a leafy palm tree, and rich hardwood floors. Residents enjoy all the comforts of home.

  • Shared Room

    Residents will not find bunk beds at Cliffside Malibu. Our semi-private rooms are decorated in the same manner and with the same items as our private rooms. Every effort is made to introduce comfort and luxury into treatment.

  • Private Bathroom

    At Cliffside Malibu, each and every resident bathroom is its own private retreat. Our bathrooms feature separate water closets and are elegantly decorated and appointed with items such as Egyptian cotton towels and boutique soaps.

  • Gym

    Physical fitness is an important part of the treatment program at Cliffside Malibu. Our fully-equipped gym includes treadmills, stationary bicycles, weight machines, free-weights and access to a personal trainer.

  • Meditation Garden

    Away from the rigors and demands of treatment, Cliffside residents can relax in our meditation garden. Surrounded by the beauty and aroma of Spanish lavender, this spot is a favorite of many residents.

  • Stunning Sunsets

    The large windows in the living and dining room give the area an open, natural feel. Allowing residents to witness stunning sunsets, as well as beautiful, sun, and moonlit views of the Pacific Ocean, while dining, socializing, or relaxing. Walking through the glass doors, residents will find a large balcony with unlimited fresh air to accompany their view.

  • Chef

    Just a sampling of a few of the mouth-watering, healthy, gourmet meals prepared by our head chefs Crystal Morales and Esmael Paniza and their team. Only the freshest, finest ingredients are used in the preparation of our food, ensuring a nutritious, and delectable dining experience. Whatever your taste is, Our chef and his staff are dedicated to making sure the food served to our residents is the tastiest, healthiest, and most nutritious meal they can get.

  • A Good Nights Sleep

    A good night’s sleep isn’t a problem with Cliffside Malibu’s location. Privately located in the hills overlooking Zuma Beach and the Pacific Ocean, Peace and tranquility are in abundance. With the commotion of traffic and chaos of urban life far away, residents will find the peace, and privacy they need to sleep comfortably.

  • Inspiring Views

    The large and comfortably furnished dining area and living room gives residents more than enough space to freely enjoy dining, social, or recreational activities. Numerous windows let in plenty of fresh air, and provide inspiring views of the Pacific Ocean and California coastline.

  • Fitness Center

    Running, stairs, and cycling machines are available to our residents in our gym and fitness center. Whether your goal is getting in shape, losing weight, or increasing your stamina and endurance, cardio training on our sleek, modern machines is a great way to do it. The wall-mounted plasma TV helps keep you occupied during long workout sessions.

  • Natural Surroundings

    Whether its a refreshing, morning swim in the heated pool, followed by a cup of tea on the balcony after breakfast, and sunbathing with a good book after lunch, the exterior balcony, lower deck, and pool area’s calm, natural surroundings create a comforting, stress-free environment in which to enjoy these and other activities.

  • Plasma TVs

    With plasma TVs, internet access, scented candles, fireplaces, and other luxury amenities available in our comfortable, inviting bedrooms. Occupants have the choice of entertainment, ambiance, or both. Another example of the dedication we have to creating a positive, pleasant environment for our residents during their recovery and rehabilitation

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