Category: Northern California Hotels

Bardessono Hotel

Bardessono is a uniquely defined experience in hospitality that weds “deep green” with luxury, a subtle aesthetic, privacy and graciousness. This 62-room hotel with its 60-seat restaurant and bar called Lucy, and in-suite spa butler program models hospitality after the enduring expressions of land and family that fostered and sustained the original Bardessono family farmstead. The hotel is California’s first, and the only luxury LEED Platinum built and certified hotel in the USA.

Cavallo Point

Discover Cavallo Point, a San Francisco Bay area luxury lodge in one of America’s most popular national parks. It’s one of the most romantic destinations in the area and a great springboard for Northern California adventures. In addition to being a member of Historic Hotels of America, this San Francisco luxury resort was named one of the “Top 10 New American Landmarks” by Travel+Leisure and also received LEED Gold Certification for its environmentally sustainable design and construction. The Historic Lodging allows you to fully experience the rich history of Fort Baker in impeccably resorted historic guestrooms. The rooms are staged in what were once officers’ residences and are located on expansive green space that offers hillside and San Francisco skyline views. The suites are two bedrooms and feature a comfortable sitting area and the finest amenities.

Four Seasons San Francisco

Located in the heart of downtown San Francisco, The Four Seasons Hotel is one of the city’s premier hotels. This five star property has 277 guest rooms as well as many retail stores and a wonderful restaurant. Located on Market Street near Yerba Buena Gardens and only a few blocks from Union Square, The Four Seasons Hotel offers easy access to all that San Francisco has to offer. The guest rooms are luxurious, appointed with a modern décor, and offer spectacular views of the city, Yerba Buena Gardens and the San Francisco Bay.

Ahwahnee Lodge

The Ahwahnee Lodge is located in the heart of the Yosemite Valley Floor making it one of the premier places to stay while inside the park. The Ahwahnee offers a total of 123 wonderful guest rooms, including 99 rooms in the hotel and 24 cottages that are located around the property. The guest rooms offer wonderful views of The Royal Arches, Glacier Point , Half Dome and Yosemite Falls and the cottages are positioned amongst the trees creating a secluded environment. There are also two suites available, The El Dorado Diggins, which has the only jacuzzi tub in Yosemite, and The Mary Curry Tresidder which is referred to as “The Queens Room”. All of the guest rooms offer a very rustic and natural feel that is sure to provide an excellent experience for every guest.

The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa

Of the luxury Sonoma hotels and resorts available, the Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn is the ultimate Wine Country destination. Blessed by natural mineral hot springs and an idyllic, world famous wine growing region abundant with local products, the Willow Stream Spa, championship Sonoma Golf Course and signature restaurant, the Michelin award winning Santé, offer an unforgettable retreat. Each room is beautifully appointed, many with fireplaces to set the mood at the end of a perfect day touring the local wineries or enjoying the spa. Some of the amenities included are flat screen TV, telephones with voice mail, a selection of Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa bathroom products, mini-bar refrigerator, terry cloth robes and air-conditioning. All guests of the Fairmont’s Sonoma Valley hotel may partake in daily complimentary hike and fitness classes as well as daily afternoon wine tastings in the heart of Sonoma County.

Tenaya Lodge

Situated at the South Gate of Yosemite National Park is Tenaya Lodge, an authentic and majestic Sierra resort. Choose to stay in either the lodge or the cabins, with a variety of room types available. These spacious guest rooms and luxurious suites with custom in-room amenities create an environment that mirrors the surrounding Sierra’s alpine grandeur. Visit Ascent Spa at Tenaya Lodge and let your relaxation reach new heights where waterfalls and Zen-inspired decor establish a nurturing ambiance at every turn. With twelve treatment rooms, dry saunas and steam rooms Ascent Spa is the perfect place to unwind after a day of exploring the National Park.

Post Ranch Inn

Embracing the dramatic beauty of the California coastline, Post Ranch Inn is a serene retreat where romance and connection thrive. The 39 guestrooms blend rustic elegance with luxury and comfort, offering stunning ocean or mountain views. Begin each morning with yoga and a complimentary breakfast buffet before visiting our spa for a luxurious treatment or taking an invigorating hike through the local area. Dine at the on-site restaurant, the Sierra Mar, winner of Wine Spectator’s prestigious Grand Award.

The Sanctuary

The Sanctuary is considered one of the most beautiful homes on the North Coast of California. Located in Trinidad, this four bedroom three bathroom house is the perfect place for a California coastal getaway. With spectacular views of the water and a secluded location, The Sanctuary provides a uniquely tranquil experience. The architecture has a very natural feel with wooden, glass, and slate elements that unite you with the surrounding area. Beautiful bedroom balconies and large outdoor decks provide spectacular ocean views.

Glendeven Inn and Inn at Cobbler’s Walk

These sister properties on the Mendocino coast will awe you with their romantic and serene charm. Beautifully appointed rooms with amenities such as private entrances, balconies, spa tubs for two, and wood fireplaces set the mood for your stay on this enchanting farmstead. At the Glendeven Inn, chose a room from one of the three buildings: the historic 1870s farmhouse, the Stevenscroft building constructed entirely from redwood trees, or the apartment sized carriage house. Each room offers a unique scenic view featuring the nearby ocean and the lush green farm. From some rooms you can even watch the llamas feeding on the lawn. Across the street is the Inn at Cobbler’s Walk, which offers ten rooms and a secluded private cottage. Four nights a week, a three course gourmet farm- to-table dinner is served using locally sourced ingredients. Relax at one of the intimate couples’ tables and enjoy the unique seasonal cuisine.

Brewery Gulch Inn

The Brewery Gulch Inn is distinguished not only by its magnificent location, but also by its building materials and commitment to sustainability. Constructed primarily from hundred year old redwood logs that were eco-salvaged from the river, this eleven room bed and breakfast pampers its guests with locally sourced seasonal food and all the comforts necessary for a relaxing stay. Each room provides breathtaking views of the ocean and local ecosystems and is luxuriously appointed with plush feather beds, leather sitting chairs, and gas fireplaces. The inn offers a cooked to order breakfast that can be enjoyed in the great room or en suite, as well as a light dinner buffet so delicious that guests often forgo their other dinner plans to stay and enjoy the inn’s food and ambiance. The friendly staff will make you feel at home while attending to whatever needs you may have.