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- Big Bear Lake (45)
- California Central Coast (320)
- California Central Valley (76)
- California Desert (37)
- California Wine Country (227)
- Gold Country (204)
- High Sierra (33)
- Inland Empire (44)
- Lake Tahoe (122)
- Los Angeles County (249)
- Mammoth Lakes (28)
- North Coast California (126)
- Orange County (80)
- Palm Springs (124)
- San Diego (218)
- 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.
Palm-shaded patios with panoramic ocean views prepare you for Pacific Ocean adventure! Newly-built luxury masterpieces are equipped with fireplaces, pools, and custom-made artisan hardwood furniture. Coastal Vacation Rentals makes your choice simple; pick from over 150 rental properties ranging from modest one bedroom units to lavish villas, all...
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,...
Escape to a place where you can let your worries and stress fade away, where the quiet luxury and beauty of Palm Springs will rejuvenate you. The Westin Mission Hills Resort & Spa is your idyllic Palm Springs destination. It's secluded location with stunning mountain views takes you away from ordinary life and presents a soothing utopia for...
Sonoma Coast Villa & Spa Resort is a country estate offering guests an elegant respite from the daily grind. Located on 60 pristine acres in Western Sonoma County, it's only five minutes from Bodega Bay and just south of the Redwoods. Whether you're visiting with friends, family, or that special someone, it's the perfect place for truly...
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...
No California luxury hotel puts you closer to the Golden Gate Bridge than the wonderful Cavallo Point Lodge. Cavallo Point, at the Golden Gate Bridge, is minutes from San Francisco, with stunning city, bay, and bridge views. The acclaimed lodge was named one of 10 New American Landmarks by Travel+Leisure and certified LEED Gold. Michelin-star...
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...
Discover a lake vacation that stands out from all the rest at Pleasure Cove Marina! Located on the shores of beautiful Lake Berryessa, with the Lake Berryessa Recreation Area all around, this California getaway is a unique destination perfect for families, couples and friends. Choose your very own luxury houseboat right on the water and enjoy a...
Experience a refreshing Lake Tahoe vacation at the one-of-a-kind Meeks Bay Resort & Marina. Here, you will find a variety of lodging options right along the shores; stay in a secluded cabin, a beachfront lodge, or enjoy plenty of space at the Kehlet Mansion and Washoe Mansion. Their accommodations offer beautiful views of the lake and are just...
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