Featured Resorts in Central California

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Dream Inn Santa Cruz
Dream Inn Santa Cruz
4.0 out of 5.0 175 W Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA
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4.5/5 (2169 reviews)

My kids and I loved it here, hot tub and pool was awesome right after the beach. They also enjoyed the ocean view from the balcony.

Reviewed on Apr 28, 2020
Located in Westside Santa Cruz, this beachfront resort is in the city center and within a 5-minute walk of Santa Cruz Main Beach and Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. ...
Sanctuary Beach Resort
Sanctuary Beach Resort
4.0 out of 5.0 3295 Dunes Rd, Marina, CA
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4.4/5 (1984 reviews)

Loved the location. Right off the beach. Beautiful. But did not receive VIP bottle of wine at this hotel as well for being a VIP Expedia member.

Reviewed on May 25, 2020
Located in Marina, this beachfront resort is in a regional park, 4.9 mi (7.9 km) from California State University Monterey Bay, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Fisherman's ...
Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
4.5 out of 5.0 400 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA
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4.6/5 (2330 reviews)

We had a great stay The amenities were outstanding The guest service was on point Would highly recommend to family and friends We look foward to another getaway soon.

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020
Located in the heart of Monterey, this luxury resort is within a 5-minute walk of Cannery Row and Monterey Bay. Monterey Bay Aquarium and Fisherman's Wharf are ...
Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay
Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay
4.0 out of 5.0 Two Portola Plaza, Monterey, CA
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4.2/5 (2156 reviews)

Absolutely beautiful hotel with the most comfortable bed & bedding. Staff were so helpful and the hotel is located in a great spot. Restaurant was also very good. Our only regret is we did not stay longer!

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020
Located in Downtown Monterey, this spa resort is within a 5-minute walk of Monterey Convention Center and Fisherman's Wharf. Monterey Bay and Cannery Row are ...
La Bellasera Hotel And Suites
La Bellasera Hotel And Suites
4.0 out of 5.0 206 Alexa Ct, Paso Robles, CA
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4.5/5 (1778 reviews)

Front desk was very helpful. But did not receive our VIP wine as mentioned in booking

Reviewed on May 25, 2020
Situated in a rural location, this romantic resort is within 2 mi (3 km) of Firestone Walker Brewing, Peachy Canyon Winery, and Windward Vineyard. Castoro Cellars ...
Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa
Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa
4.5 out of 5.0 1 Old Golf Course Rd, Monterey, CA
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4.0/5 (6522 reviews)

Very nice feel, felt close to the surrounding nature, calming place

Reviewed on May 24, 2020
Located in the heart of Monterey, this luxury resort is within a 15-minute walk of Lake El Estero and Monterey Bay. Monterey County Fairgrounds and Fisherman's ...
The Cliffs Hotel and Spa
The Cliffs Hotel and Spa
3.5 out of 5.0 2757 Shell Beach Road, Pismo Beach, CA
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4.2/5 (946 reviews)

This is one of the nicest hotels we’ve stayed at since we’ve been coming to Pismo. The staff was exceptionally kind and accommodating, from booking to the front desk to housekeeping to Marisol restaurant (who makes an excellent margarita!) The beds were very comfortable and the rooms spacious & quiet. ...

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2020
Situated near the airport, this spa resort is within 2 mi (3 km) of Avila Hot Springs, Pirates Cove, and Margo Dodd Park. Pismo Beach Pier and North Beach Campground ...
The Ranch at Death Valley – Inside the Park
The Ranch at Death Valley – Inside the Park
2.5 out of 5.0 Highway 190, Death Valley, CA
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3.6/5 (3300 reviews)

Great location and steak at the Saloon was excellent. Staff was also very friendly.

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020
Located in a national park, this family-friendly resort is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Death Valley National Park and 4.5 mi (7.3 km) from Zabriskie Point.
Carmel Valley Ranch - The Unbound Collection by Hyatt
Carmel Valley Ranch - The Unbound Collection by Hyatt
4.0 out of 5.0 One Old Ranch Road, Carmel, CA
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4.5/5 (703 reviews)

The room was amazing, and so was the room service!

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020
This family-friendly Carmel resort is located in the mountains, 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Garland Ranch Regional Park, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Carmel Beach and ...
Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa
Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa
4.0 out of 5.0 2727 Shell Beach Rd, Pismo Beach, CA
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4.7/5 (252 reviews)

Beautiful location. Beautiful rooms. Just wish kitchen counter and kitchenware smelled clean and not like someone just made some eggs and never washed the plates.

Reviewed on May 12, 2020
Situated near the airport, this spa resort is within 2 mi (3 km) of Avila Hot Springs, Margo Dodd Park, and Pirates Cove. Pismo Beach Pier and North Beach Campground ...
Hyatt Carmel Highlands, Overlooking Big Sur Coast
Hyatt Carmel Highlands, Overlooking Big Sur Coast
4.0 out of 5.0 120 Highland Dr, Carmel, CA
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4.3/5 (330 reviews)

Beautiful ocean views from our room and restaurant! The food is fresh and delicious.

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020
Situated in a state park, this resort is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Gravity Garden and 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from Point Lobos State Reserve. Hidden Beach and Gibson Beach ...
Chaminade Resort & Spa
Chaminade Resort & Spa
4.0 out of 5.0 1 Chaminade Ln, Santa Cruz, CA
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3.8/5 (517 reviews)

It was very beautiful and clean. The staff members were very kind and friendly.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020
Situated in the mountains, this spa resort is within 6 mi (10 km) of Capitola Mercantile, Mystery Spot, and Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. Swift Street Courtyard ...
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