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          731 Hotels Found
          1. Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
            Santa Barbara, California, United States
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara is a 207-room, five-star luxury property that lives up to the Four Seasons brand expectations in terms of location, amenities, and style. The relaxed elegance of the 1920s-era Spanish Colonial architecture and beautifully landscaped grounds give the…
          2. Bacara Resort & Spa
            Santa Barbara, California, United States
            • Beachfront
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Resort
            • Romantic
            Bacara Resort & Spa is a luxury spa resort on the California coast, about a 20-minute drive from downtown Santa Barbara. The 358 rooms and suites here feature detailed decor (some with fireplaces) and come with balconies or terraces, many with views out on the ocean. There's also a huge spa, on-site…
          3. THE US GRANT, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Diego
            Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego, California
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Built by Ulysses S. Grant's son in 1910, the 270-room U.S. Grant Hotel is one of the most celebrated and respected hotels within San Diego, known for its American luxury with a traditional European twist. Rooms are bright and classically elegant, with crown molding, crisp white linens, and modern it…
          4. The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
            Dana Point, Orange County, California
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Resort
            The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Nigel luxury hotel sits atop a 150-foot bluff that’s up against a beach, which means breathtaking views from the hotel and grounds, plus a place to surf and boogie board below. The 396 rooms and suites are elegantly decorated in a soothing color palette and all feature to a…
          5. The Resort at Pelican Hill
            Newport Beach, Orange County, California
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Resort
            • Romantic
            When pulling up to the five-pearl Resort at Pelican Hill you might think you've taken a wrong turn on the Pacific Coast Highway and somehow wound up in Italy. The buildings, pools, and spa were inspired by famed Italian architect Andrea Palladio and the 504-acre grounds look positively The resort is…
          6. La Serena Villas
            Palm Springs, California Desert, United States
            We don't like to use the term "hidden gem," but La Serena Villas fits the bill. Originally built in the '30s and completely remodeled in 2016, La Serena Villas offers 18 glamorous bungalow-style rooms with private patios and outdoor claw foot tubs. The chic outdoor swimming pool offers wonderful and…
          7. Montage Beverly Hills
            Beverly Hills/Bel Air, Los Angeles, California
            • Business
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            This 201-room luxury hotel located in the heart of upscale Beverly Hills is elegant in every way, from the Spanish Colonial-inspired architecture to the spacious, sumptuous rooms to the perfectly manicured courtyard. Highlights include a luxury spa, renowned Italian restaurant, and a heated rooftop…
          8. The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage
            Rancho Mirage, Greater Palm Springs, California Desert
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The luxury Ritz-Carlton brand has a lot to live up to, and this Rancho Mirage outpost delivers with a slew of amenities, huge guest rooms, and exceptional views from its bluff-side spot overlooking the Coachella Valley. Highlights include adults-only and family pools, indoor and outdoor relaxation a…
          9. Shutters on the Beach
            Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            If you're California dreaming of a hotel directly on the beach in Los Angeles, Shutters on the Beach is just about your only option -- and it's a good one. The luxury hotel has a chic ocean cottage vibe, and all 198 rooms and suites were impeccably designed by Michael Smith and feature huge bathtubs…
          10. Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa
            Rancho Santa Fe, San Diego, California
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Resort
            • Romantic
            This 49-room luxury resort is located in Rancho Santa Fe, a wealthy residential community in the hills of Southern California, on 40 acres of lush grounds. The Spanish-style suites, all with fireplaces and patios, are located in 26 casitas spread across the sprawling property, creating a rare level…
          11. Beverly Wilshire Beverly Hills - A Four Seasons Hotel
            Beverly Hills/Bel Air, Los Angeles, California
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Party
            • Romantic
            Less stuffy than the Beverly Hills Hotel, more glam than the Beverly Hilton, this iconic Beverly Hills hotel is a top luxury pick for business or leisure, families or romance. With beautiful guest rooms, a Wolfgang Puck restaurant, and a great spa, pool and fitness center, plus doting Four Seasons…
          12. Hotel Bel-Air
            Beverly Hills/Bel Air, Los Angeles, California
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            This luxury retreat in ritzy Bel-Air is one of Los Angeles' -- indeed, one of the country's -- poshest and most romantic getaways. The 12 acres of landscaped gardens allow it to feel secluded and private, even though it's only a 10-minute drive from the designer shopping in Beverly Hills. The 103 is…
          13. Fairmont Grand Del Mar
            Del Mar, San Diego, California
            • Luxury
            • Resort
            • Romantic
            This 249-room Spanish-Colonial-style resort in the rolling hills near Del Mar is stunning, from the old-world decor to the enormous rooms to the luxurious spa. It features four pools, excellent restaurants, an 18-hole golf course, an Equestrian Center, and free car service in a Mercedes or Cadillac…
          14. The Peninsula Beverly Hills
            Beverly Hills/Bel Air, Los Angeles, California
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The Peninsula Beverly Hills earns a five-pearl rating, but as one of the best hotels in Beverly Hills, and perhaps in all of Los Angeles, that may be an understatement. Thanks to its attentive staff that discreetly caters to the rich and famous, its status as a luxury Hollywood destination has been…
          15. The Beverly Hills Hotel
            Beverly Hills/Bel Air, Los Angeles, California
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Los Angeles is loaded with luxury hotels, but few of them are as iconic old-school Hollywood as the subtly pink Beverly Hills Hotel. Spread over 12 acres of beautiful garden grounds in prime Beverly Hills, the hotel is used as a sort of clubhouse by celebrities and well-heeled locals alike. But with…
          16. Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills
            Beverly Hills/Bel Air, Los Angeles, California
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Party
            • Romantic
            After 10 years of planning and a reported $200 million dollar budget, the much anticipated Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills opened in 2017. It's a strong contender for best luxury hotel in Los Angeles. The Art Deco Modern wonder has 119 rooms and 51 suites designed by Pierre-Yves Rochon, and each a and…
          17. L'Horizon Resort & Spa
          18. Hotel Indigo Los Angeles Downtown
          19. The Langham Huntington, Pasadena, Los Angeles
            Pasadena, California, United States
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The Langham Huntington is a luxury hotel with an elegant Old World atmosphere and 23 acres of lush, landscaped gardens. Its 380 guest rooms, suites, and cottages feature traditional decor, flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, minibars, and luxurious marble bathrooms -- though there have been complaints do a…
          20. The Three Fifty Hotel
            Palm Springs, California Desert, United States
            The Three Fifty Hotel (on 350 S. Belardo Road) is an intimate and adorable boutique motel located less than a five-minute walk from downtown Palm Springs. It doesn't have all the bells and whistles of its sister property (La Serena Villas) across the street, but it's an excellent choice for tourists…
          21. Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego
            Carlsbad, California, United States
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The 246-room luxury condominium complex is more a residence than a hotel, with two "neighborhoods,” each with its own heated outdoor pool and well-equipped fitness center. The vibe is laid-back and expansive grounds are filled with greenery and beautiful landscaping. Spacious villas are outfitted in…
          22. Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa
            Huntington Beach, Orange County, California
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            The luxury Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa feels almost like a small, palm-tree dotted village. The enormous self-contained property is upscale -- but not stuffy -- and caters to everyone from business travelers to families visiting Disneyland. The 517 rooms range in size and amenities…
          23. Kimpton Rowan Palm Springs Hotel
            Palm Springs, California Desert, United States
            • Business
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            For Palm Springs visitors who want resort-like amenities and a downtown location, it doesn't get any better than the upscale Kimpton Rowan. As one of the tallest buildings, at seven stories, in Palm Springs, it has ample space for bells and whistles you'll otherwise only find on the outskirts of a a…
          24. Park Hyatt Aviara Resort
            Carlsbad, California, United States
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Resort
            • Romantic
            The luxe Park Hyatt Aviara Resort features Spanish colonial architecture and a picturesque setting just north of the Batiquitos Lagoon wildlife sanctuary. This property was formerly a Four Seasons, and the switch from one luxury brand to another didn't impact the hotel's luxurious ambiance. The 329…
          25. Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego
            Downtown, San Diego, California
            • Boutique
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Located in the lively Gaslamp Quarter, Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego is a hip luxury property with unique design touches and a young vibe. Surrounding streets are filled with bars and restaurants, while the waterfront is about a 20-minute walk. The on-site eatery earns raves from guests for its a…
          26. Pendry San Diego
          27. L'Auberge Del Mar
            Del Mar, San Diego, California
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Business
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The 121-room L'Auberge Del Mar is a luxury beachfront property in the beautiful Del Mar Village and one of the top hotels on the Southern California coastline. Lovely, homey rooms have private balconies or terraces, some overlooking the ocean, though others have lackluster views of the parking lot a…
          28. Mr. C Beverly Hills
            West LA, Los Angeles, California
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Party
            • Romantic
            Though the name claims Beverly Hills, the 138-room Mr. C (of the Cipriani brand) is really located in West L.A. In fairness, though, it is incredibly close to Beverly Hills and has the feel of some Beverly Hills hotels -- with large chandeliers, black-and-white Hollywood photographs, and a trendy a…
          29. The Lodge at Torrey Pines
            La Jolla, San Diego, California
            • Luxury
            • Resort
            • Romantic
            With its proximity to some of the most beautiful spots in San Diego, the 170-room Lodge at Torrey Pines is a haven for nature lovers and golf enthusiasts opting for a rustic, relaxed vibe. Rooms and common areas feature craftsman-styled decor and furnishings, and the rooms are sweet and spacious, a…
          30. The London West Hollywood
            West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
            • Business
            • Luxury
            • Party
            Just off the Sunset Strip, The London West Hollywood offers the highest levels of luxury and service at reasonable prices. With 200 beautifully appointed, 750-square-foot rooms, a rooftop pool and fitness area with panoramic views, and an upscale restaurant the hotel attracts a sophisticated set who…
          31. Monarch Beach Resort
            Dana Point, Orange County, California
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Party
            • Resort
            • Romantic
            The luxury Monarch Beach Resort is situated on stunning grounds overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The 400 spacious, elegant rooms and suites are bright and airy, with private balconies, modern amenities, and luxe marble bathrooms with separate showers and soaking tubs. Chic interiors include several as…
          32. Belmond El Encanto
            Santa Barbara, California, United States
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            El Encanto is a gorgeous historic landmark in the hills overlooking Santa Barbara and the ocean beyond. It underwent a long, expensive renovation that preserved its character while adding modern perks to luxury bungalows, like automatic espresso machines and bathrooms with heated floors. The spa is…
          33. Terranea Resort
            Rancho Palos Verdes, California, United States
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Resort
            • Romantic
            One of just a few true mega-resorts in Southern California, the 102-acre, 582-room Terranea in Rancho Palos Verdes offers a range of features that's unrivaled among L.A.-area properties, including a eight eating options, four outdoor swimming pools, a top-tier spa, nine holes of golf, and gorgeous a…
          34. Viceroy L'Ermitage Beverly Hills
            Beverly Hills/Bel Air, Los Angeles, California
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The Viceroy L'Ermitage Beverly Hills is an all-suite luxury hotel set in a relatively secluded spot in exclusive Beverly Hills. A regular hideaway for A-listers (especially during Oscar season), the 114 suites are sober, stylish, and spacious, with glam touches like dressing rooms, marble bathrooms…
          35. Hotel Casa del Mar
            Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Party
            • Romantic
            The luxury Hotel Casa Del Mar offers something truly special in Los Angeles: it's one of only two hotels with a coveted stretch of sandy Santa Monica Beach real estate and unobstructed views of the Pacific Ocean. The overall vibe is Mediterranean villa meets Southern California. It has a hopping bar…
          36. Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa
            Anaheim, Orange County, California
            As the sole upscale hotel available right in the heart of the Disneyland Resort, there is no other Anaheim property quite like Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa. The 948 guest rooms are the area’s only ones with direct access to Disney California Adventure, thanks to an exclusive entrance to is…
          37. The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles
            Downtown, Los Angeles, California
            • Business
            • Luxury
            With spacious, beautiful rooms, a rooftop pool, a full-service spa, and tasteful, contemporary decor, this hotel delivers the level of luxury you'd expect from a Ritz. Its downtown location in the L.A. Live entertainment complex means you're close to numerous restaurants, a movie theater and sports…
          38. Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills
            Beverly Hills/Bel Air, Los Angeles, California
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Classy yet understated, the Four Seasons Los Angeles at Beverly Hills is tucked into a quiet residential neighborhood just blocks from exclusive Rodeo and Robertson Drives, yet it still feels serene. The hotel has 285 beautifully decorated rooms -- each with French doors and private balconies, plus…
          39. Holiday House
            Palm Springs, California Desert, United States
            • Adults-Only
            • Boutique
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Holiday House is one of the best examples of Mid-Century Modern architecture in downtown Palm Springs. The 28-room boutique hotel was designed by noted architect Herbert W. Burns and originally opened in 1951(it's a regular stop on architecture tours). In 2017, the hotel was artfully redone by the a…
          40. San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property
            Santa Barbara, California, United States
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Resort
            • Romantic
            Although San Ysidro Ranch was not directly impacted by December 2017 wildfires in the region, the property is temporarily closed to perform extensive cleaning to ensure the health and safety of staff and guests. We will update our review as soon as the property reopens. San Ysidro Ranch is one of in…
          41. Montage Laguna Beach
            Laguna Beach, Orange County, California
            • Beachfront
            • Luxury
            • Resort
            • Romantic
            With beautiful grounds, an elegant spa, and modern rooms (all of which have stunning views of the ocean), this hotel is possibly the most serene and relaxing in Orange County, California. It's perched directly above the beach, and the building's "U" shape allows for breathtaking views from the lobby…
          42. Hyatt Palm Springs
            Palm Springs, California Desert, United States
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            Those looking for big brand Hyatt amenities without going all in for a full resort experience will find it here. The hotel's large all-suite rooms have a multi-room layout that's great for families, and the business-friendly facilities make the hotel a solid choice for travelers attending or The and…
          43. The Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina
            San Diego, California, United States
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            This is a massive, upscale hotel near the marina and airport but far from the convention center, Old Town, and Gaslamp Quarter. With 1,053 rooms in two lodging towers, the property offers gorgeous waterfront views, water sports galore, three pools, and tennis courts. There is also a full-service spa…
          44. Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
            La Jolla, San Diego, California
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The four-pearl Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines is one of only two hotels overlooking the world class Torrey Pines Golf Course and cliffs of La Jolla on the Pacific Ocean. The expansive property includes beautifully landscaped grounds, a heated outdoor pool, and tennis courts. Sophisticated and elegant…
          45. Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa
            Rancho Mirage, Greater Palm Springs, California Desert
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            The 466-room Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa is a luxury resort built on a country club golf course with a variety of amenities for families. There is a Splashtopia water park with water slides and a sandy beach ringed by a 450-foot lazy river along with an adults-only pool and hot tubs the at…
          46. The Westin Mission Hills Villas
            Rancho Mirage, Greater Palm Springs, California Desert
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            This Starwood hotel that doubles as a time-share/ownership property sprawls across 360 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds. The three, villa-style room types are all large and feature balconies or patios, though some are in need of updating. It's a family-friendly resort with with so much going…
          47. Santa Barbara Inn
            Santa Barbara, California, United States
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Romantic
            The four-pearl Santa Barbara Inn is an impressive boutique hotel that reopened in mid-2016 after a complete overhaul. It’s located across the street from East Beach and within a short drive of downtown Santa Barbara. Highlights include an upscale Italian restaurant with ocean views, heated outdoor a…
          48. Colony Palms Hotel
            Palm Springs, California Desert, United States
            • Boutique
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Built in 1936, the Colony Palms Hotel began as a desert gambling den and hideaway for a group of gangsters looking to escape the limelight of LA, and it still retains some of that exclusive, tucked-away atmosphere. Elegant, but still relatively casual, this hotel is geared toward an adult crowd to a…
          49. Hilton San Diego Bayfront
            San Diego, California, United States
            • Business
            • Romantic
            At one of the more enviable locations in San Diego, the 30-story Hilton Bayfront is right on the bay, directly across the street from PETCO Park. It's connected to the San Diego Convention Center and it has its own massive event space that's frequently used for spillover from conferences. The an UPS…
          50. Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa
            Indian Wells, Greater Palm Springs, California Desert
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            The 530-room Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort and Spa is a modern and luxurious mega resort with seven pools, access to two top-rated golf courses, and a medical spa with non-invasive skin tightening treatments. It’s close to a small town with easy access to shopping areas. Though the resort is can…