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Hotel Leger
8304 Main Street
Mokelumne Hill, CA  95245
Ph: 209-286-1401   
Email: hotelleger@gmail.com
High TripAdvisor Ranking
No matter what you're interest, The Historic Hotel Leger in Mokelumne Hill is the place to start your getaway! We can create a custom "stay-n-play" package to your exact specifications! Relax by the pool, go fishing and boating on nearby lakes, take a winery tour, hike, golf, explore old mining sites, caverns and more. We look forward to creating the perfect package for you!
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Carmel Mission Inn
3665 Rio Road
Carmel, CA  93923
Ph: 800-348-9090   Fx: 831-624-8684
Email: info@carmelmissioninn.com
High TripAdvisor Ranking
Breathtaking beaches, world-class golf courses, an endless variety of leisure and cultural activities and a wealth of unique shops are a primary part of the Monterey Bay experience. With our quaint, yet stylish setting and array of gracious amenities that include a heated pool, fitness center and room service, we've truly created a destination within a destination. Additionally, we offer fantastic facilities for weddings, business meetings and special events. From the soothing décor and plush furnishings to the unbelievable attractions and exhilarating activities just minutes away, our hotel delivers the type of stay that makes a vacation feel complete.
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Marin County Convention and Visitors Bureau
One Mitchell Boulevard, Suite B
San Rafael, CA  94903
Ph: 866-925-2060   
Email: info@visitmarin.org
Marin County is located between San Francisco and the Napa and Sonoma Wine Country. Our warm, sunny climate makes it possible to enjoy an incredible array of outdoor attractions year 'round. Surrounded by water on three sides, visitors can explore scenic beaches, go sailing and windsurfing in San Francisco Bay, and marvel at the ancient redwood forest on legendary Mt. Tamalpais. Music, art, film festivals, wine tasting, antique shopping and historical and cultural venues like the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Civic Center attract people from all over the world.
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Ojai Valley Inn and Spa
905 Country Club Road
Ojai, CA  93023
Ph: 855-697-8780   
Email: info@ojairesort.com
High TripAdvisor Ranking
For over 80 years, the Ojai Valley Inn & Spa has been considered one of the best secrets among leisure and business travelers from California and around the world. Rated #26 for 2014 of all US resorts by T & L, and on Conde Nastes' 2014 Gold List, the Inn is located in a magical, secluded valley just 35 miles south of Santa Barbara on the Gold Coast. Escape to this historic resort of casual elegance offering you 220 tree shaded acres featuring luxury accommodations, Spa Ojai, and a championship golf course which has hosted seven Senior PGA Tour events.
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Novato Chamber
807 Delong Ave.
Novato, CA  94945
Ph: 415-897-1164   Fx: 415-898-9097
Email: info@novatochamber.com
Novato is the bay Area's smartest tourist destination. Why? Because it provides proximity to world-class hot spots while letting you get away from it all. We're just 20 minutes from the Golden Gate Bridge and downtown San Francisco, ten minutes from world-class wineries in Napa and Sonoma Counties, and a hop, skip and a jump from some of California's premier State Parks and National Recreation Areas. Our family-oriented atmosphere means that there's something here for everyone. Enjoy our friendly downtown! There's always something to see or do in the San Francisco Bay Area... Novato is where the fun starts!
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Tradewinds Carmel
Mission Street at Third Avenue P.O. Box 3403
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA  93921
Ph: 831-624-2776   Fx: 831-624-0634
Email: Info@tradewindscarmel.com
High TripAdvisor Ranking
Embrace your true Zen with a stay at Tradewinds Carmel. Featured as one of Architectural Digest's most glamorous hotels, one of Forbes Travel Guide's best small hotels, and voted as one of the world's top inns by Coastal Living, our Carmel luxury hotel combines the elegant with the relaxing, offering tranquil surroundings and views of the Pacific Ocean. Indulge yourself in fine Egyptian cotton linens and luxurious goose down feather beds, pillows, and comforters. Enjoy our spa tubs, fireplaces, Japanese tansu wetbars, wi-fi, fresh orchids and bamboo fountains. Pet friendly and dog friendly rooms available upon request.
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Cambria Pines Lodge
2905 Burton Drive
Cambria, CA  93428
Ph: 800-927-4200   
Email: concierge@CambriaPinesLodge.Com
High TripAdvisor Ranking
Nestled on 25 wooded acres, Cambria Pines Lodge offers something for everyone. Accommodations range from rustic cabins to elegant suites. The Main Lodge offers conference rooms with full-service catering, an excellent restaurant featuring local wines, the Fireside Lounge with nightly live entertainment, all surrounded by world-class gardens and events. The Organic kitchen garden provides homegrown organic produce to the restaurant, while the theme gardens offer spectacular landscaping and perfect areas for special events or a peaceful retreat. Enjoy our day spa, pool and spa, outdoor dining, garden tours and seminars.
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Moonstone Cottages
6580 Moonstone Beach Drive
Cambria, CA  93428
Ph: 800-222-9157   
Email: guestservices@moonstonecottages.com
High TripAdvisor Ranking
Three private ocean view cottages, nestled in a grove of mature cypress trees and lovely gardens. Beautifully designed and crafted these cottages offer quiet comfortable lodging like no other on Cambrias famous Moonstone Beach Drive. Listen to the the ocean in the backround, cuddle in front of the fireplace, enjoy a romantic honeymoon or maybe a 2nd honeymoon in a private, oceanfront cottage and get your continental breakfast delivered to your front door in the morning. A lodging experience that will be implanted in your memory for years to come.
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Blue Dolphin Inn
6470 Moonstone Beach Drive
Cambria, CA  93428
Ph: 800-222-9157   
Email: guestservices@bluedolphininn.com
High TripAdvisor Ranking
The Blue Dolphin Inn is an upscale, beach resort hotel offering pet friendly accommodations in picturesque Cambria. The Inn is situated along the beautiful California coast, just minutes from San Luis Obispo County's other cities and tourist attractions. The Inn offers 20 cozy rooms, all with comfortable king or queen beds, fireplaces, free high-speed Internet access, refrigerators, and much more. Many of our rooms offer full or partial ocean views, sofas and private patios. Our spacious suites include private sitting rooms and a myriad of extra features. Enjoy a deluxe continental breakfast or afternoon tea and cookies in the lobby.
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Grande Colonial Hotel La Jolla
910 Prospect Street
La Jolla, CA  92037
Ph: 866-312-3643   Fx: 858-454-5679
Email: info@gclj.com
High TripAdvisor Ranking
The Four Diamond Grande Colonial Hotel is ideally situated in the seaside village of La Jolla, California. This landmark historic hotel celebrates its 100-year Centennial anniversary throughout 2013. Overlooking the shores of the Pacific Ocean, steps away from beautiful beaches and within walking distance of world-class shopping, dining and entertainment, featuring 93 air-conditioned, non-smoking guest rooms and suites, and 5,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor event space. Award-winning, ZAGAT-rated NINE-TEN Restaurant boasts nationally acclaimed chefs, "Evolving California Cuisine" and a Wine Spectator-recognized wine list.
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Sand Pebbles Inn
6252 Moonstone Beach Drive
Cambria, CA  93428
Ph: 800-222-9970   
Email: guestservices@sandpebblesinn.com
High TripAdvisor Ranking
The Sand Pebbles Inn is an upscale, beach resort hotel offering pet friendly accommodations. We offer 20 cozy rooms, all with comfortable king or queen beds, free high-speed Internet access, refrigerators, microwaves, and much more. Whether you're visiting for a relaxing family vacation or a romantic weekend getaway, we have the perfect room for you. Many of our rooms offer full or partial ocean views, sofas and private patios. Unwind with a soak in your personal Jacuzzi tub, relax in front of your own fireplace and enjoy a deluxe continental breakfast or afternoon tea and cookies in the lobby.
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Casa Tropicana Boutique Beachfront Inn
610 Avenida Victoria
San Clemente, CA  92672
Ph: 800-492-1245   
Email: info@casatropicana.com
Casa Tropicana - Your romantic California beach getaway in San Clemente, Orange County. Well-appointed rooms are steps from the beach and pier in historic San Clemente California. Discover our smart little Orange County beach hotel, featuring comfortable bed and breakfast guestrooms, beautiful ocean view inn accommodations and just a short drive from any Southern California location. Located in Orange County, CA, Casa Tropicana Boutique Beach Front Inn is the ideal, laid-back-beachy ocean view hotel -- spend a romantic weekend, grab a quick coastal getaway or stay local with a beach staycation.
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The Wine Country Inn
1152 Lodi Lane
St. Helena, CA  94574
Ph: 888-465-4608   Fx: 707-963-9018
Email: romance@winecountryinn.com
The Wine Country Inn is a Napa Valley Bed and Breakfast perched on a knoll overlooking manicured vineyards and the nearby Napa Valley hills. Offering 24 individually decorated guest rooms and 5 luxury cottages... the antiques, family-made quilts, fireplaces, and balconies create an atmosphere of unparalleled comfort. Enjoy our great food, hospitality and service. Not only are our rooms, suites, and luxury cottages awe-inspiring and stunning, but the landscape and location of our inn is unbelievable. We will wine you, dine you, massage you, spoil you, and give you the vacation of a lifetime.
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Whispering Pines Lodge Bed and Breakfast
13745 Sierra Way
Kernville, CA  93238
Ph: 877-241-4100   Fx: 760-376-6513
Email: info@pineskernville.com
High TripAdvisor Ranking
Whispering Pines Lodge Bed & Breakfast is setting a new standard for lodging and excellence in Southern California. The atmosphere is relaxed and unpretentious, but the staff and management have added a special touch of class and amenities usually reserved for five-star resorts. Without high prices and added charges, you revel in such extras as complimentary country breakfast in our central dining room, cozy fireplaces, private baths, brilliant fresh flower arrangements and fragrant potpourri, luxurious antique-style pine and oak furnishings, and large screen color TVs. And it's all conveniently located on the banks of the Wild and Scenic Kern River
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Strawberry Creek Inn
26370 Highway 243 PO Box 1818
Idyllwild, CA  92549
Ph: 951-659-3202   
Email: innkeeper@strawberrycreekinn.com
A tranquil retreat that will rejuvenate your spirit and relax your body, the Strawberry Creek Inn offers peaceful luxuries and simple pleasures. The San Jacinto Mountains will envelope you in their rustic beauty. Savor a homemade breakfast of fresh, organic ingredients; Read in the library; Bask in the summer sun; Snuggle in front of a roaring fire in winter. We also offer affordable lodging at Strawberry Creek Bunkhouse a casual mountain retreat that's perfect for families, adventurer seekers, pet owners – or any visitor seeking affordable, laid-back lodging.
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The Inn at Laguna Beach
211 N Pacific Coast Highway
Laguna Beach, CA  92651
Ph: 949-497-9722   Fx: 949-497-9972
Experience a luxury boutique escape in the heart of Laguna Beach, with the finest art galleries, shopping, dining and nightlife just steps from your door. Blending the style of a timeless beach bungalow with the modern comforts of today, 70 newly-appointed guest rooms and suites await you. Plus, no Resort Fee! Wake up to a variety of European artisan pastries and traditional favorites. Enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner from legendary Las Brisas, a Southern California landmark. Offering intimate spaces, personalized service and one of the only meeting rooms in Laguna Beach with a breathtaking ocean view and open terrace.
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Laguna Beach House
475 N. Pacific Coast Highway
Laguna Beach, CA  92651
Ph: 800-297-0007   
Following a $1.5 million reinvention of all guest rooms and public spaces, an expanded pool deck and brand new meeting space - guests of Laguna Beach House will be immediately immersed into Southern California Surf Culture. Chic coastal décor and vintage furniture create the look and feel of an open, airy beach cottage. Our convenient location is within a short walking distance to Main Beach and downtown Laguna Beach. Enjoy complimentary coffee at daybreak, nightly wine hour at sunset and cookies and milk before bedtime. All the comforts of home amidst the calming breeze of the Pacific Ocean.
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Coast Guard House Historic Inn
695 Arena Cove / P O Box 117
Point Arena, CA  95468
Ph: 707-882-2442   Fx: 707-882-3233
Email: info@coastguardhouse.com
High TripAdvisor Ranking
A charming inn overlooking the Pacific, Coast Guard House has stood on a bluff over-looking the rugged Mendocino Coast for over a hundred years. The inn, a 1901 Cape Cod, was once home to brave sea rescuers who performed their duties just a few hundred feet away. Today it is a peaceful bed and breakfast inn featuring rooms with fireplaces in the main building and two private cottages with fireplaces and whirlpool spas for two. In the tradition of turn-of-the-century craftsmen, we have decorated with comfortable furnishings, quality linens, and the work of local artists and craftspeople.
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La Playa Carmel
Camino Real at Eighth Avenue
Carmel, CA  93921
Ph: 800-582-8900   Fx: 831-624-7966
High TripAdvisor Ranking
For over 100 years La Playa Carmel has been known as the "Grande Dame of Carmel". Newly restored, this 75-room historic hotel is located just steps from the sands of Carmel Beach and the renowned shops, galleries and restaurants of charming Carmel-by-the-Sea. The cornerstone of one of California's most prestigious neighborhoods, this landmark features meticulously tended gardens, intimate patios, secluded courtyards and a tranquil terrace swimming pool. The culinary experience at La Playa Carmel is sure to please even the most discerning palate with a sumptuous Champagne Breakfast Buffet or libations and light fare in the historic Bar and Lounge.
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Hotel Charlotte
18736 Main Street (Highway 120)
Groveland, CA  95321
Ph: 209-962-6455   
Email: reservations@hotelcharlotte.com
High TripAdvisor Ranking
Come experience a wonderful escape at the Hotel Charlotte, located at the gateway to Yosemite. Enjoy the rustic quirks of a charming, historic bed & breakfast coupled with a wonderfully inviting ambiance and stellar service. Whether you want to experience the natural wonders of the surrounding area and Yosemite, have a romantic getaway, or enjoy a stay in an authentic old west hotel, the Hotel Charlotte is perfect. The Charlotte Bistro is also located at the Hotel Charlotte, it is a full service restaurant and bar that is focused on clean, healthy food that features local, organic ingredients.
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The Sunburst Calistoga
1880 Lincoln Avenue
Calistoga, CA  94515
Ph: 707-942-0991   
Email: info@thesunburstcalistoga.com
The Sunburst Calistoga has struck a perfect balance between laid-back getaway and vibrant vacation experience. The Sunburst team are well versed in the region and eager to recommend their local favorites. We invite you to enjoy the wonderfully healing properties of our on-site mineral pool, mineral wading pool and mineral Jacuzzi. Health and wellness play a huge part in the culture of Calistoga, and much of this interest stems from what are widely considered the healing and therapeutic properties of the area's hot springs. Settle back, sip a glass of your new favorite wine and enjoy the hot springs.
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Comfort Inn Calistoga Hotel - California
1865 Lincoln Avenue
Calistoga, CA  94515
Ph: 707-942-9400   Fx: 707-942-9400
Email: gm@comfortinncalistoga.com
Discover an oasis of tranquility among the vines at the Comfort Inn Calistoga Hotel - California, a peaceful Calistoga boutique hotel in the Napa Valley Wine Country. Whether traveling for business or pleasure, your stay with us will rejuvenate your attitude. Enjoy world-class hospitality, lifestyle enhancing amenities and charming upper Napa Valley ambiance. We are minutes from the Napa Valley Wine Train, all the world famous wineries, and balloon and glider rides are within one mile. Experience Calistoga's rejuvenating mineral hot springs and mud baths. There is no better way to soothe your soul.
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Temecula Creek Inn
44501 Rainbow Canyon Road
Temecula, CA  92592
Ph: 855-391-9335   Fx: 951-676-8961
Email: TemeculaCreekInn@JCResorts.com
High TripAdvisor Ranking
Nestled in the rolling hills of California's other wine country, Temecula Creek Inn is perfect for a weekend getaway, wedding, corporate retreat, or as a base for a Temecula Valley winery tour. Featuring cuisine inspired by local ingredients and purveyors at Cork|Fire Kitchen, 27 holes of Championship Golf surrounded by over 300 acres of rustic beauty and year-round sunny weather, our hotel offers guest rooms with plush premium upgrades and sweeping mountain and golf course views. At the end of the day, wind down in the Cork|Fire Kitchen lounge with a local wine or beer, or signature barrel-aged whiskey.
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