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Luxury - Resorts and Lodges in California
California is a state that offers luxury in many forms. Catch a tan on your beach house shores in Los Angeles or the Central Coast, breathe in the fresh mountain air at your Sierra Nevada chalet, sip a vintage wine in a Napa Valley chalet, or dip your toes in Lake Tahoe outside a sprawling resort. No matter what the terrain, you’ll find exceptional accommodations and amenities in this West Coast oasis. Elegance is expected at luxury resorts like Solage Calistoga, Hotel Healdsburg, and Glorietta Bay Inn.
Surround yourself with lush gardens and the cool, salty ocean breeze of California's central coast at Sea Otter Inn. Luxury suites include private Whirlpools, fireplaces and some even have private garden patios overlooking a colorful spring. Take a wine tasting tour to awaken all of your senses.
With a 14,000 square feet luxury spa, three onsite dining options, 200,000 square feet of flexible function space, and a range of comfortable accommodations equipped with modern amenities, everything about Town and Country Resort screams luxury. Here, you can lounge at the spacious pool, indulge in a soothing massage or two at the...
Come to Pala Mesa Resort for a relaxing and enchanting getaway. Whether you are interested in the Temecula Wine Country, Pala Mesa Resort Golf Course, or the sunny beaches of the San Diego area, you will find it all just a short distance away. Suite accommodations feature beautiful views of the mountains, flat-screen televisions with on demand...
This all-inclusive ranch has everything you could possibly ask for. At Smoke Tree Ranch, all of your meals are included, so you won't have to worry about a thing! The mountain desert views, wood-burning fireplaces and private patios add to the ambiance you'll enjoy here in California! Enjoy a treatment at the spa for the ultimate luxury retreat.
Looking for the ultimate experience in luxury? Take the original brass-cage elevator up to the Penthouse Suite, and enjoy 1,000 square feet of living space, the best island and bay views in town and a private deck with chaise lounges. Feathered pillows and hand-picked antiques only add to the elegance of this stunning room. The suite is so large,...
Upon arriving in Napa Valley, you'll be treated to a complimentary bottle of wine at the Vintage Inn. To add to your luxurious stay, wake up each morning to a champagne breakfast after a night enjoying your plush down comforters and in room fireplace! This beautiful resort is close to Spa Villagio, so you can treat yourself to a spa service after a...
Sparing no expense, Best Western Sonoma Valley Inn & Krug Event Center has included luxury amenities to make your vacation as comfortable as possible. Start your day with a complimentary breakfast, take a dip in the outdoor pool, and warm up in the steam room. In-room fireplaces will keep you cozy on cold nights, while onsite laundry and...
With 163 luxury accommodations, over 4,000 square feet of function space, a free delicious breakfast every morning, two outdoor pools and three covered hot tubs, the Best Western Dry Creek Inn Hotel is everything you're looking for in your Sonoma County vacation. Their cozy rooms feature flat-screen televisions, free high-speed internet access,...
The Ridge Resorts spans over 11 acres and features a variety of accommodation options - up to two bedroom suites equipped with a full kitchen and fireplace. Onsite is a 45,000 square foot clubhouse that provides all the luxuries and amenities of a full-service resort such as concierge services, a spa and swimming pools. Plus, you'll also find...
The Sofia Hotel has spared no expense to make sure you have the finer things in life. Luxury suites overlook historic downtown San Diego and feature plenty of modern amenities. Full bathrooms with Pro Terra products, luxury linens with plush mattresses and down comforters, flat screen televisions, wireless internet, along with a 24-hour fitness...
These luxury homes, cottages, and condos feature all the comforts of home while showcasing the beauty of the coast. Step outside your door and onto the sun-kissed beach, stretch out on your spacious balcony, or make a splash in the private pool. Stay inside and watch the flat-screen television, surf the web with wireless internet, or take a soak in...
From the moment you arrive at the Old Monterey Inn, you're sure to be awed by the old-world charm. Here, you will discover Tudor-style decor and detailing in everything from the furniture to the woodwork. An elegant dining room hosts your daily breakfast, while the inviting sitting room is perfect for unwinding after a long day. The surrounding...
Applewood Inn, Restaurant and Spa features beautiful Mediterranean decor, hardwood floors, Novaform mattresses, Italian cotton linens and much more to make you feel like royalty. Large picture widows look over the long standing Redwood tress and much of California's Wine Country. Relax with a soothing massage at the onsite spa, sip chilled wine on...
California Travel Articles
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