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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.
Oceanfront opulence abounds on Carmel's shores! These 77 spacious guest rooms and 14 suites showcase California Ranch style décor and a host of amenities. Hardwood floors lead to a luxury add-ons like private patios and balconies, heavenly duvets, and flat-screen televisions. Modern furnishings invite you to experience beach chic.
With a fine yet casual onsite restaurant, the elegant Fireside Lounge, and the truly luxurious suites with fireplaces, wet bars, and more, Cambria Pines Lodge is eminently comfortable. On site, you will also find breathtaking gardens and fountains, a soothing day spa and heated outdoor pool for added relaxation. Plus, a nature trail lets you...
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.
Coastal Vacation Rentals features a wide range of Pismo Beach, California accommodations near the beautiful white-sand beaches. These units are equipped with modern touches to ensure you have a comfortable and convenient vacation. Whip up home-cooked meals in your private kitchen, enjoy the views from your balcony, and relax after a long day in 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...
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...
Modern luxury awaits for you at the beautiful Solage Calistoga. From the moment you arrive you'll be delighted by the spacious rooms and suites, the range of amenities, and the friendly service. Onsite you'll find Spa Solage which features 14 treatment rooms and a menu of soothing treatments, a bathhouse that offers a signature Mudslide treatment,...
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 private patios.
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...
Country Club and Resort Rentals are sure to provide you with a luxurious home away from home. Spend time relaxing on your deck, enjoy the fully equipped kitchen, unique decor and mountain views. Onsite tennis courts, outdoor pools and lush golf course offer plenty of activities. After a day in the sun relax with a cool drink in the Clubhouse...
The Sea Ranch Lodge offers an unparalleled guest experience for travelers heading to the Northern California Coast. Three- and four-bedroom vacation homes feature fully equipped kitchens, spacious living areas, and private balconies featuring breathtaking ocean views. The Lodge rooms also offer a number of unique amenities you'll be sure to enjoy...
The epitome of luxury, the Mount View Hotel & Spa offers plush terry robes, slippers and Plush 7 Collection mattresses to ensure comfort throughout your stay. Quality textiles enhance the atmosphere along with state of the art iPod docks and high definition televisions included in every room. If you prefer a cottage, you can also relax in your...
Harvest Inn by Charlie Palmer provides its guest with luxury and old world wine country charm. This beautifully decorated inn features in-room fireplaces, sunken tubs and feather beds for lavish comfort. You can choose from a private adult pool and lounge, or bring the kids to the second option on the grounds. Weave your way through olive trees and...
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