Once a tony retreat for stars like Bob Hope, Lucy and Desi, and Clark Gable, L'Auberge Del Mar was renovated in 2008 but still retains an elegant Old Hollywood...more
Rooms at this Pasadena landmark displaying Pueblo Mission Revival architecture are decorated with rich woods and furnished with chaise longues; those on the...more
Located 19 miles southeast of downtown Palm Springs in the shadow of the Santa Rosa Mountains, this 1920s resort was a favorite of Greta Garbo, Clark Gable,...more
When it comes to location, it doesn't get much better than the venerable La Valencia. Opened in 1926, this pale-pink stucco and Spanish-tile-roofed hotel is...more
Right off Highway 101 as it slices through the quaint coastal hamlet of Del Mar, you'll find Les Artistes. Built in the 1940s, the structure is your classic...more
With its limestone facade, wrought-iron detailing, and solid zinc dormers, Les Mars (a Relais & Châteaux property) feels like an 18th-century French...more
Expect a "postcard-perfect location on Carmel Bay" at this white lodge that hosted the 2010 U.S. Open golf championship. Oceanfront accommodations pair...more
A shining example of early 20th-century California architecture, this 170-room hotel was meticulously modeled after the Gamble and Blacker houses in Pasadena, a...more
At the quieter end of Coronado, about four miles from the shops and cafés downtown, you'll find the sprawling Loews Coronado Bay resort. With three outdoor...more
The coolly sophisticated design of the London West Hollywood comes courtesy of Irish designer David Collins, the man behind such lauded interiors as London's...more
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