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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.
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,...
Sparing no expense, Best Western Sonoma Valley Inn & Krug Event Center has included luxury amenities to make your vacation as comfortable as possible. Start your day with a complimentary breakfast, take a dip in the outdoor pool, and warm up in the steam room. In-room fireplaces will keep you cozy on cold nights, while onsite laundry and...
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,...
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...
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...
Arrowhead Pine Rose Cabins is anything but your typically cabin retreat. Enjoy wood burning fireplaces, hot tubs, a uniquely crafted headboard, flat screen TVs and a fully-equipped kitchen in your cabin! Enjoy the outdoor pool and volleyball courts onsite and the breathtaking views outside. Book your luxury cabin vacation today!
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...
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,...
California Travel Articles
There’s something magical about the Old Monterey Inn. Resting in beautiful Monterey, California, this is a charming seaside destination where everything slows down a little. A relaxed, coastal... more
Travel to a place where time seems to slow down, where the surrounding Sonoma Wine Country is sure to take your breath away. This fabulous destination lets you unwind to your heart’s content,... more
Wandering a mere 1.2 miles along the California coast, Shelter Island is a small piece of San Diego paradise. Though it may be small, this bayside beauty offers fun on a grand scale. The San Diego Bay... more
California Top List Picks
There's nothing better than a getaway in the the dewy sweet air of Southern California. If someone could harness it and turn it into an ice cream flavor, that would truly be a million dollar idea.... more
Family reunions can certainly be a drag, but not in California wine country. Here you'll have it all: plenty to distract you from relatives you don't care to see and to share with those you do,... more