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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.
The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel premiered as the first luxury beach resort along coastal Orange County. Today, the Dana Point resort 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. With two swimming pools, two whirlpools, two tennis courts, a...
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,...
Redwood Coast Vacation Rentals features a wide selection of accommodations along the California Coast that offer everything you're looking for in a comfortable and convenient vacation. Equipped with full kitchens, spacious living rooms with cable television and DVD player, wireless internet, gas grills and more, you will feel right at home. Many...
A pristine, private 250 acres of land welcome you to the luxurious Meadowood. Enjoy sophisticated leisure with a game of croquet or a round of golf. Pamper yourself with gourmet dining in your private room or swimming laps in the adult-only swimming pool. You can also use the whirlpool to release your daily tension.
Experience quiet seclusion in luxury. Situated in the beautiful Napa Valley, The Carneros Inn is the perfect place for a relaxing vacation with family, friends, or that special someone. You'll love the beautiful private gardens for each cottage, suite and villa, and the full-service concierge service available for any need. Plus with three...
Terranea Resort is a completely new Los Angeles luxury resort, with a new kind of luxury. It combines the timeless Palos Verdes Peninsula history, spectacular California Coast scenery and a dedication both to the environment and a vibrant getaway. It's the perfect place for world-class accommodations and a luxury spa!
Discover an exceptional Sonoma Coast vacation at the luxurious Timber Cove Inn. Here, you can stay in complete comfort in a room with dramatic coastal views and a variety of modern amenities. Catch a live show at the Sequoia Lounge, where some of Bay Area's favorite musicians come to perform, and indulge in truly delicious meals at Alexander's....
Cavallo Point is a luxurious hotel experience achieved with ecological intelligence. In the breathtaking Golden Gate setting, sophisticated urban living melds with nature's wonders. Rooms offer authenticity, comfort and quality, with organic sheets, refined décor and plush bedding. Many rooms have incredible views, fireplaces or patios.
The Ridge Tahoe spans over 11 acres and a variety of accommodation options - up to two bedroom suites equipped with a full kitchen and fireplace. On-site 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 tennis courts,...
High-end kitchen appliances, granite counter tops and heated floors are just a few of the options offered by some of these amazing condominiums. The intricate stonework in many of the fireplaces will dazzle your eye as you stay warm in front of an open flame. Internet is provided in all of the properties, allowing you to keep in touch with the...
You will never have to leave the comfort of the hotel for entertainment when you stay at the Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego. Seven onsite restaurants, an onsite spa and exceptional outdoor pool facilities are just a few of the amenities you will enjoy during your stay. Plus your room choices are amazing as well! The Premium View King, for...
From the stunning meditation garden featuring fire pits and lush tropical plants, to the exquisite furnishings throughout the hotel, luxury surrounds you at every turn during your stay at Tradewinds Carmel! Some guest rooms feature amazing amenities like a fireplace, private balcony and spa-jetted tubs. And, if you are having a hard time filling...
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