Top California luxury hotels (Napa, Monterey, Hollywood, Big Sur, Laguna Beach, etc.

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Best Loved Luxury Hotels In California

You can’t go wrong if you go to California.  From the sunny warm days in Southern California to the stunning beauty of Northern California, it’s got it all!

If you’d like to go to California and go in style, you should consider the following hotels. has announced the winners of their Best Loved Luxury Hotels  These hotels had lots of reviews and had the highest guest ratings.  Click here to book them at the lowest rates available.


  • Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa


  • Claremont Club & Spa, A Fairmont Hotel

Beverly Hills

  • Beverly Wilshire – A Four Seasons Hotel
  • The Beverly Hills Hotel – Dorchester Collection
  • Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills
  • Viceroy L’Ermitage Beverly Hills
  • The Peninsula Beverly Hills
  • Four Seasons Los Angeles At Beverly Hills
  • The London West Hollywood At Beverly Hills
  • Intercontinental Los Angeles Century City At Beverly Hills 

Big Sur

  • Ventana Big Sur, an Alila Resort – All Inclusive


  • L’Auberge Carmel


  • Kimpton La Peer Hotel
  • 1 Hotel West Hollywood

Huntington Beach

  • Pasea Hotel & Spa

La Jolla

  • The Lady at Torrey Pines

Laguna Beach

  • Montage Laguna Beach
  • Surf & Sand Resort

Los Angeles

  • Hotel Bel-Air – Dorchester Collection
  • LEVEL Los Angeles Downtown – South Olive
  • The NoMad Hotel Los Angeles
  • Plaza La Reina
  • InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown
  • Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza
  • Hotel Indigo Los Angeles Downtown
  • JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE
  • Hotel Figueroa 
  • Terranea L.A.’s Oceanfront Resort
  • Sunset Marquis
  • Sunset Tower Hotel


  • Calamigos Grand Ranch & Beach Club


  • InterContinental the Clement Monterey
  • Live Aqua Urban Resort Monterey
  • Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
  • The Springs Resort & Spa at Arend


  • Archer Hotel Napa

Newport Beach 

  • Fashion Island Hotel Newport Beach
  • Lido House, Autograph Collection
  • The Resort at Pelican Hill

Palm Desert

  • Embarc Palm Desert

Palm Springs

  • L’Horizon Resort & Spa
  • Rancho Mirage
  • The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage

San Diego

  • Pendry San Diego
  • Fairmont Grand Del Mar
  • The U.S. GRANT a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Diego
  • Westgate Hotel

San Francisco

  • Huntington Hotel
  • Fairmont San Francisco
  • Hotel Drisco
  • Omni San Francisco Hotel
  • Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco at Embarcadero
  • The Ritz-Carlton
  • Fairmont Heritage Place, Ghirardelli Square
  • Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Francisco
  • Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco
  • The St. Regis San Francisco
  • Argonaut Hotel – a Noble House Hotel
  • Taj Compton
  • InterContinental San Francisco

Santa Barbara

  • Belmond El Encanto
  • Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
  • Hotel Californian
  • Rosewood Miramar Beach
  • Simpson House Inn

Santa Monica

  • The Huntley Hotel
  • Oceana
  • Shutters on the Beach
  • Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel


  • Cavallo Point

South Lake Tahoe

  • The Landing Resort & Spa

Thousand Oaks

  • Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Westlake Village