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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.
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.
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...
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.
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...
Upon arriving in Napa Valley, you'll be treated to a complimentary bottle of wine at the Vintage Inn. To add to your luxurious stay, wake up each morning to a champagne breakfast after a night enjoying your plush down comforters and in room fireplace! This beautiful resort is close to Spa Villagio, so you can treat yourself to a spa service after a...
From the moment you walk in the door, you'll feel as though you're in the lap of luxury at the Villagio Inn and Spa. A complimentary bottle of wine will be waiting for you when you arrive and a champagne breakfast buffet will great you each morning. The onsite spa will ensure that you always feel fully relaxed before a day of wine tasting in Napa...
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...
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...
From the moment you arrive at the Old Monterey Inn, you're sure to be awed by the old-world charm. Here, you will discover Tudor-style decor and detailing in everything from the furniture to the woodwork. An elegant dining room hosts your daily breakfast, while the inviting sitting room is perfect for unwinding after a long day. The surrounding...
Applewood Inn, Restaurant and Spa features beautiful Mediterranean decor, hardwood floors, Novaform mattresses, Italian cotton linens and much more to make you feel like royalty. Large picture widows look over the long standing Redwood tress and much of California's Wine Country. Relax with a soothing massage at the onsite spa, sip chilled wine on...
Many of the rental options available through Seabreeze Vacation Rentals offer breathtaking panoramic ocean views that you'll be sure to enjoy during your stay, but that will pale in comparison to what you enjoy in and around your rental. Wrap-around decks and expansive outdoor patios are fantastic for larger groups, while built-in BBQ areas,...
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