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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.
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,...
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.
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...
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,...
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...
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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