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Beach - Resorts and Lodges in California
California has almost become synonymous with beaches, as 840 miles of coastline - paired with temperate weather year round - make the Golden State the perfect place to catch a tan. San Diego’s Coronado Beach, Los Angeles’ El Matador Beach, and Santa Barbara’s Rincon Beach showcase some of the most scenic sands, exciting entertainment options, and ocean activities. Come sink your feet in the sand at Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa, Aston Lakeland Village, Tradewinds Carmel, and other beach stays. Whether you came to get crazy or get lazy, California has the beach for you!
The beaches of beautiful Lake Tahoe are just minutes away when you vacation at Camp Richardson Resort & Marina! Here, you can indulge in a sun-soaked getaway on the soft beaches and cool, blue waves. Take out a boat, swim, or simply lounge on the sand! It's the ideal experience!
Carmel Lodge is 1/2 mile from the white sands of Carmel Beach. Spend the day soaking up the radiant California sunshine, go for a dip, and watch the sunset! Whatever you do, when you stay at Carmel Lodge, the beach should be one of your very first stops!
Looking to spend a little time under the sun? Soak up some rays on Chinquapin's two sandy Lake Tahoe beaches! You'll love being just steps away from the beaches, perfect for lounging out under the sun, building sandcastles with the kids, or making a splash as you enjoy swimming. Two floating swim docks make it easy to spend your day in the water!
Enjoy the private, sandy beach of Aston Lakeland Village on your Lake Tahoe getaway. This area of shoreline offers sand volleyball and a pier with boat moorings. Take out a paddleboat or kayak and explore the largest alpine lake in North America! Then relax and enjoy the flavors of the resort's beachside bistro!
Situated high atop a 150-foot bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel is the perfect place to begin your Southern California beach vacation. Sink your toes into the sand and enjoy the stunning views or take in a little adventure with the hotel's surfing excursions! They offer access to wetsuits, surfboards and a variety...
San Diego offers miles of beach perfect for a day on the seaside. Lounge on the sand, build a sandcastle or just take a swim in the warm waters of the Pacific. With these sandy shores just a few shorts steps from your comfortable accommodations at the Bay Club Hotel & Marina, you're never far from a fun-filled day at the beach during your...
The Glorietta Bay Inn is located only one block from Coronado's beautiful beach, once voted the 'Best Beach in America' by the Travel Channel! The inn offers beach towels, boogie boards, umbrellas, and other toys to help you enjoy this sandy oasis. Spend the day walking along the shore, swimming and surfing in the crystal blue waters of Glorietta...
Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals offer a variety of luxury rentals in Trinidad, Eureka, and Arcata, California. Each location offers its own special charm and attractions, but they all rest along the beautiful shores of the Redwood Coast. With the beaches just minutes away from your accommodation, it's easy to get out and enjoy a relaxing waterfront...
No trip to Omni San Diego Hotel would be complete without spending a lazy afternoon at the beach. And whether you want to simply build a sandcastle and work on your tan, or you'd prefer something more elaborate like a scuba tour, you're going to have a great time! Nothing beats relaxing on the beach!
Discover an inspiring and exciting California coast vacation at the Tradewinds Carmel. This coastal retreat puts you just minutes away from a variety of beautiful beaches on the western shore; spend a day at Pebble Beach where you can unwind under the sun and sink your toes into the warm sand. The kids are sure to enjoy building sandcastles or...
Seacliff State Beach sits less than a mile from the Best Western Seacliff Inn, perfect for fun beachside activities. The Seacliff State Beach is known for its fishing pier and concrete freighter, The Palo Alto, a ship that has sat in the bay since 1929. The beach is a popular spot for swimmers, or try your luck in reeling in a striped white sea...
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