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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.
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.
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...
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.
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...
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...
Resting in the Sierra Nevada foothills, this resort is in the lap of luxury. Greenhorn Creek Resort has everything you could possibly desire. Enjoy flat-screen televisions, full kitchens, two heated swimming pools, a fitness room and more, all designed to give you a truly remarkable getaway. Plan your next trip to California at a property that...
Charming one bedroom cabins to five bedroom chalets overlooking the water, rustic decor, hot tubs, full kitchens, and spacious living areas are all options when you pick your home away from home. Experience the sun rise from your deck, curl up in the front of the fireplace, or venture out to discover the area. Luxury in the middle of nature has...
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...
Utopian Luxury Vacation Homes prides themselves on their impeccable Palm Springs accommodations. These luxury rentals are everything you could dream about in a vacation home: beautifully landscaped grounds, plenty of space to gather, and special touches that will surprise you. Enjoy your own private pool, cozy decks or patios, and gourmet kitchens...
California Travel Articles
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