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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...
If 535 fireplaces, 41 pools, 53 hot tubs, 23 tennis courts, 7 restaurants and 5 golf courses doesn't scream luxury, then nothing does. La Quinta Resort and Club invites you to challenge yourself on the links, indulge in your choice of fine restaurants, relax via the spa or hot tub, or whatever you want. Your luxurious desert escape awaits at La...
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...
Check out the Splendido Jacuzzi Suites for the ultimate luxury spa experience at Roman Spa Hot Springs Resort. With etched stone, mosaic tile and marble featured throughout, the suite seems more like a work of art than a resort accommodation. A romantic fireplace and sound system will help you set your perfect mood. Slip into your chamois robe...
The laid-back luxury of Hotel Healdsburg sets it apart from other getaways. This charming destination lets you truly enjoy a vacation at your pace while benefiting from modern amenities such as an onsite pool and spa. Cozy accommodations offer high-definition flat panel televisions. And, everyone will enjoy a daily gourmet breakfast.
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!
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,...
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...
Indulge in a luxurious experience when you stay at Calistoga Spa Hot Springs. Soak in one of the mineral pools, relax with a massage, or lounge on a plush bed. A multi-faceted fitness center offers yoga and aerobics classes to keep you in shape. Whatever you choose, the perfect touch of luxury is never far away.
The roomy and modern rooms at the Hotel Paradox are some of the best you'll find anywhere. With free wireless internet and three hundred thread count sheets, not to mention the pools and hot-tub, there's luxury around every corner! You're sure to love this home away from home.
Just because a retreat is out to the lake and woods doesn't mean it is immune to luxury. Trinity Lake Resorts & Marinas offers luxurious houseboat rentals as well as cabins -- many of which are fully equipped with full-kitchen, living spaces, private bedrooms, BBQ grills, and much more! The largest available cabin can accommodate up to 12...
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