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- High Sierra (33)
- Inland Empire (44)
- Lake Tahoe (122)
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- Mammoth Lakes (28)
- North Coast California (126)
- Orange County (80)
- Palm Springs (124)
- San Diego (219)
- San Francisco Bay (282)
- Shasta Cascade (97)
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Resorts and Lodges in California
In California, sandy beaches, rocky coasts, snowy mountains and lush valleys offer experiences you won’t find anywhere else – and certainly not all in the same state. San Diego’s laid-back surf attitude is contagious and the zoo is world-renowned. In Los Angeles, historic Hollywood attractions will keep you snapping pictures and in San Francisco, ride a trolley through its famous hills. Wine Country is synonymous with pleasures of the palate and nature becomes your playground at Lake Tahoe and Yosemite. From lazy beach-filled bliss to ambitious days of hiking, California is a traveler’s dream.
Indulge in the great outdoors when you enjoy a vacation at the Reverse Creek Lodge. Located in the heart of the rugged high Sierras in California, just minutes away from four beautiful alpine lakes, Reverse Creek Lodge is perfect for fishing, nature-viewing, and simply relaxing. Here you can enjoy endless world-class fishing at June, Gull, Silver,...
On the shores of Lake Tahoe is a year-round oasis waiting to be explored. Camp Richardson Historic Resort & Marina offers a wide array of recreational activities and lodging options, plus lakeside dining, a rental shop, and an ice-cream parlor. There's also a general store, where you can find everything you might need during your vacation. The...
Located on 95 sprawling acres along the pristine shores of Lake Tahoe, this rental resort’s sumptuous one- to four-bedroom Townhomes and Condominiums are surrounded by sandy beaches, quiet coves, and skyscraping evergreens. If you’re looking for a little bit of luxury and fun on your next Lake Tahoe vacation, you’ve just found a lot of it at...
The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel boasts a newly re-imagined vibe, services and spaces, yet still occupies its perch atop 150 foot bluff featuring cascading views of the Pacific Ocean. The hotel is the premiere destination for travelers who desire a playful approach to Southern California luxury. Located half way between Los Angeles and San Diego,...
Housed in a 1908 whitewashed Italian Renaissance mansion in the affluent resort city of Coronado, the glorious Glorietta Bay Inn combines old-world elegance with contemporary Southern California comfort! A stay in one of the 11 mansion rooms - featuring dramatic bay views, original skylights, and stunning antiques - will transport you back to...
Seclusion, spectacular ocean views, towering redwoods - this is your getaway at Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals. From gorgeous oceanfront homes to quaint cottages, Trinidad is ideal for romantic or outdoor family getaways, with up to four bedrooms and soothing, panoramic ocean views and giant redwood trees. Redwood National Park is just 25 minutes...
Sophistication and relaxation come hand in hand at this beautiful Calistoga getaway. Solage Calistoga, in the heart of northern Napa Valley, presents a destination where you can truly indulge in life's simple pleasures. With the breathtaking mountain peaks as your background, here you can immerse yourself in the fresh natural air and enjoy a...
The Terranea Resort is one of the finest California Coast oceanfront resorts! Dramatically poised at the edge of the Pacific Ocean on the Palos Verdes Peninsula, Terranea's 102 acres are infused with the elegance of a classic Mediterranean estate, the casual vibe of coastal Southern California, and countless ways to spend your days – all tied...
Perched on a cliff overlooking the coast where the Russian River meets the Pacific Ocean rests the charming Timber Cove Inn. This North Sonoma Coast destination offers one of the most extraordinary views of the Pacific Ocean and Cove. Located just 25 minutes north of Jenner, you're just a short drive from Bodega Bay and a myriad of incredible area...
The towering Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego offers its guests a luxurious San Diego experience on a truly grand scale! Located conveniently downtown minutes away from popular attractions like Seaport Village and Petco Park, you won’t miss a San Diego beat. But, with amenities like a full-service spa, a 24-hour gym and a fire pit overlooking San...
With 167 miles of shoreline, Lake Oroville is the perfect place to enjoy a relaxing and unforgettable California lake vacation. Here, you can breathe in the refreshing natural environment with the stunning Sierra Nevada foothills in the distance and the Lake Oroville State Recreation Area as your surroundings. The Lake Oroville Marina's wide range...
Located on Trinity Lake in Shasta-Trinity National Forest in northern California is Trinity Lake Resorts & Marinas. The tree-lined shores offer up great hiking opportunities, as the lake does for water activities like waterskiing and fishing. Meals from Timbers Restaurant & Lounge, located in the main lodge, can be enjoyed from May to...
California Travel Articles
When it comes to California’s most famous cities, Aptos doesn’t exactly top the list. In fact, the majority of travelers likely haven’t even heard of this Golden State stop. Well, it’s about... more
The Sierra Nevada Mountain’s vast wilderness emerges against the sun-painted skies, dotted by alpine lakes and wildlife amidst endless groves of pine trees. This is June Lake, California. Your... more
Wandering a mere 1.2 miles along the California coast, Shelter Island is a small piece of San Diego paradise. Though it may be small, this bayside beauty offers fun on a grand scale. The San Diego Bay... more
California Top List Picks
The Pacific Ocean waves gently lap against the sugar-white shoreline. Rolling vineyards dot the horizon. The sun tickles the nape of your neck. This is California, one of the best places in the... more
Roaming Pacific Ocean waves, sun-kissed beaches, and a vibrant nightlife welcome you to San Diego. This year-round oceanfront oasis features an average of 210 days over 70 degrees Fahrenheit per year,... more