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Design Hotels in California

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The Varden Hotel (Long Beach) 3.0 of 5
$140 and up *
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#1 of 58 hotels in Long Beach
71 travelers mentioned "boutique hotels" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Hotel Abrego (Monterey) 3.5 of 5
$156 and up *
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#7 of 53 hotels in Monterey
3 travelers mentioned "design" when describing this hotel.
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SIXTY Beverly Hills (Beverly Hills) 4.0 of 5
$272 and up *
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#12 of 14 hotels in Beverly Hills
26 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The Thompson Beverly Hills is a lovely boutique hotel with the same amenities that larger hotels offer. In addition, its location is not far for shopping, the theatre, or downtown..."
  • "There are lots of PR and photo shot session happening in this Beverly boutique hotel around the clock during our stay. Great staffs and all very polite, we had delightful..."
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The Standard, Hollywood (West Hollywood) 3.5 of 5
$199 and up *
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#13 of 17 hotels in West Hollywood
3 travelers mentioned "design boutique hotel" and "design" when describing this hotel.
  • "Had a great stay at the standard, a very design boutique hotel The hotel is very well located, in a quiet zone but close to amazing places. The room is nicely designed with..."
  • "The building is old but cool design elements. Centrally located in the middle of Sunset Strip. Valet parking expensive but fast and friendly. The acoustic night was actually..."
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L'Ermitage Beverly Hills (Beverly Hills) 5.0 of 5
$402 and up *
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#3 of 14 hotels in Beverly Hills
8 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Shore Hotel (Santa Monica) 4.0 of 5
$371 and up *
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#1 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
10 travelers mentioned "design hotel" when describing this hotel.
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The Ambrose Hotel (Santa Monica)
$315 and up *
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#10 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
24 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Loved this boutique hotel in Santa Monica. Early check in was available when I arrived from Australia, complete with complimentary room upgrade. Even though this hotel is back from..."
  • "The Ambrose is a boutique hotel in the best sense of the genre. Located one block from the ever busy Wilshire Boulevard, this asian influenced hotel is a serene way station that is..."
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Mondrian Los Angeles Hotel (West Hollywood) 4.5 of 5
$268 and up *
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#9 of 17 hotels in West Hollywood
6 travelers mentioned "design hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Ultra cool design hotel, very impressed. Concierge service were fantastic, they can get you on the guestlist for all the best places in LA. If you love great steak, I would..."
  • "The Mondrian West Hollywood, the original boutique design hotel in L.A. still lives up to its promise. The lobby is clean, minimalist yet bright and cheerful. Even after the..."
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Sirtaj Hotel (Beverly Hills) 4.0 of 5
$230 and up *
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#7 of 14 hotels in Beverly Hills
22 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Solage Calistoga (Calistoga) 4.0 of 5
$443 and up *
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#2 of 15 hotels in Calistoga
3 travelers mentioned "design" when describing this hotel.
  • "A great modern design boutique resort and spa near near downtown Calistoga. LOVE the luxurious modern design of the rooms, very high end, love the concrete floors. Each cottage..."
  • "fine job setting a high standard. The rooms are immaculate with a clean, modern design with everything you'd expect at a five star resort. Love the cottage style layout (nobody..."
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Mosaic Hotel Beverly Hills (Beverly Hills) 4.0 of 5
$317 and up *
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#6 of 14 hotels in Beverly Hills
33 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique" when describing this hotel.
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SLS Hotel at Beverly Hills (Los Angeles) 5.0 of 5
$367 and up *
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#56 of 323 hotels in Los Angeles
7 travelers mentioned "design boutique hotel" and "design hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "It is a high end design boutique hotel. A niche player by definitiion. Do not expect your standard features. Everything here is over the top. It is not a hotel for..."
  • "Did not know this brand of the Starwood family and I was quite surprised of this luxury design hotel in the heart of beverly hills. I loved the pool area on the rooftop. The room..."
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Oceana Beach Club Hotel (Santa Monica) 4.0 of 5
$452 and up *
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#12 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
17 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Andaz Napa (Napa) 4.0 of 5
$279 and up *
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#2 of 27 hotels in Napa
3 travelers mentioned "design" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is gorgeous-- modern design and very nice rooms (comfy beds). The valet, door, and front desk staff were very attentive, but the wait staff in the restaurant could have..."
  • "Nicely renovated n spacious rooms, modern design with a small living area. Loved the outdoor patio with a fireplace where we shared a nice bottle of wine. Breakfast was nice with a..."
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The Georgian Hotel (Santa Monica) 4.0 of 5
$317 and up *
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#3 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
23 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The Georgian Hotel is a beautiful boutique hotel in an ideal location. It’s opposite the beach (though you have to walk a little further towards the pier, down a few stairs and..."
  • "Wow - I had just climbed off a cruise to Mexico with 4000 passengers and in serious need of some quiet relaxing time at a charming boutique hotel. I have read all the reviews and..."
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Dream Inn, a Joie de Vivre hotel (Santa Cruz) 4.0 of 5
$249 and up *
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#6 of 52 hotels in Santa Cruz
3 travelers mentioned "design" when describing this hotel.
  • "VERY cool place--from the moment you walk in, you're surrounded by quirky-ish modern design. We loved the attention to detail, from the rocking chairs in the lobby, to the colorful..."
  • "I liked the room's fresh, modern design and cleanliness. We were able to walk everywhere: the wharf, the boardwalk, West Cliff Drive, the beach. The only downside: It was a busy..."
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Maison 140 Beverly Hills (Beverly Hills) 3.5 of 5
$222 and up *
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#13 of 14 hotels in Beverly Hills
26 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "We stayed on the first floor, and while the room was small, we expect that with a boutique hotel and we typically choose to book the cheaper/smaller room option since we spend so..."
  • "It is a boutique hotel in beautiful Beverly Hills. The rooms are great, comfortable with a great shower, fridge and a massive and very comfortable bed. The hotel staff are lovely..."
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The St. Regis San Francisco (San Francisco) 5.0 of 5
$503 and up *
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#15 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
3 travelers mentioned "design" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is very attractive and features a modern design which carries over from the public areas to the rooms. The well designed baths are also notable. You will enjoy your stay..."
  • "This hotel is only a few years old and it shows in its modern design and clean look. The rooms are well appointed and the bathrooms just as good. I'm a big fan of the shower..."
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Hyatt The Pike Long Beach (Long Beach) 4.0 of 5
$191 and up *
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#2 of 58 hotels in Long Beach
28 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "I love boutique hotels and this one is especially nice. I stayed for 2 nights and loved everything about this hotel. The rooms had it all: great beds and bedding, large flat..."
  • "It's a nice size, more like a boutique hotel than the giant monsters down the street from it. We were upgraded to a deluxe room free of charge. This hotel is within walking distance..."
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Andaz West Hollywood (West Hollywood) 4.0 of 5
$291 and up *
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#3 of 17 hotels in West Hollywood
3 travelers mentioned "design" when describing this hotel.
  • "While the lobby's trendy design is loud and exciting, the rooms are minimal and visually quiet. They've converted what used to be the balconies of the hotel into small solaria that..."
  • "The hotel itself has been recently renovated, the interior and lobby reflect a new trendy design. There is no front desk, the concept is to get comfortable on couches and your host..."
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Hotel Current (Long Beach) 3.0 of 5
$115 and up *
#16 of 58 hotels in Long Beach
3 travelers mentioned "boutique" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "It's lay out is Motel style, but it has all the luxuries of a fine boutique hotel! Our room was modern and stylish, with large comfortable beds, and high quality linens. The..."
  • "You can’t go wrong with hot waffles! We had a great stay at this very affordable, savvy, boutique hotel and would definitely come back again...."
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The Standard Downtown LA (Los Angeles) 4.0 of 5
$203 and up *
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#105 of 323 hotels in Los Angeles
8 travelers mentioned "design hotels" and "design hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "We love design hotels and this one was excellent ! What a great surprise when we went on the roof to the lounge bar and swimming pool. They had their usual Saturday happy hour bar..."
  • "Standard is a design hotel, very cool but people working there is not very nice. They feel like they are very cool and they make you a pleasure to stay there! Anyway the place is..."
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Hotel La Jolla, a Kimpton Hotel (La Jolla) 4.0 of 5
$188 and up *
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#8 of 24 hotels in La Jolla
6 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The Kimpton La Jolla had all the great details that I love about boutique hotels. Plus they really cater to dog owners which is why I chose the hotel. We spent a lot of time..."
  • "Would call it a boutique hotel and plan to stay there this summer again when I visit LaJolla. Shuttle to downtown was always available which was very convenient. Liked the fact..."
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InterContinental San Francisco (San Francisco) 4.5 of 5
$244 and up *
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#31 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
3 travelers mentioned "design" when describing this hotel.
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The Peninsula Beverly Hills (Beverly Hills) 5.0 of 5
$569 and up *
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#1 of 14 hotels in Beverly Hills
6 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "It is a small boutique Hotel which we much prefer as you get that personal one to one service and it was very personalized so you were always greeted by your name. The rooftop Cafe..."
  • "This is a delightful property on Santa Monica Boulevard which delivers Peninsula style and service in a hotel which could almost be classed as a boutique hotel. The rooms are..."
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Custom Hotel (Los Angeles) 3.5 of 5
$126 and up *
#79 of 323 hotels in Los Angeles
3 travelers mentioned "design" when describing this hotel.
  • "Rooms clean, modern design, and quiet for being so close to airport. Private airport shuttle to and from LAX a really nice amenity as well. Very nice lounge off pool and cabana's..."
  • "Booked about 4 months before travel., About the place- The hotel is a modern design, painted grey, a tall tower block in a residential/office area. They have valet parking for..."
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#1 of 13 hotels in San Bruno
15 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel has a classy, "european boutique hotel" ambiance. The breakfast in the morning is terrific and the complimentary glass of wine in the evening is so relaxing. An..."
  • "is faked. I couldn't find anything to fault this charming boutique hotel with. Bottom line...I've found my new favorite spot near SFO...."
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Clift San Francisco Hotel (San Francisco) 4.0 of 5
$246 and up *
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#86 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
7 travelers mentioned "design hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "I just love the stark design hotels, different, actual and hip. Close to the center, just 5 minutes walk, is a perfect spot for vacations, business and a romantic stay. The rooms..."
  • "The trouble with design hotels is they age very badly, and this one is in need of a refurb. Everything from the furniture to the walls is a bit worn. 2) The bathrooms are..."
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Crescent Hotel Beverly Hills (Beverly Hills) 3.5 of 5
$205 and up *
#10 of 14 hotels in Beverly Hills
18 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "They aren't overly big but who spends majority of their holiday in the room. I would most definitely recommend this boutique hotel. Absolutely gorgeous x ..."
  • "A charming little boutique hotel with super trendy decor. The location is awsome - my daughter and I went window shopping on a morning stroll right around the corner on Rodeo Drive..."
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W Hollywood (Los Angeles) 4.0 of 5
$256 and up *
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#69 of 323 hotels in Los Angeles
3 travelers mentioned "design hotel" and "design" when describing this hotel.
  • "You can see the Hollywood sign from the rooftop terrace. Overall this is what you would expect from a 4 star design hotel. I wouldn't know about the extra services they offer..."
  • "The rooms were very typically W, with all the amenities and modern design that I've come to expect. The free wi-fi was a great bonus, and the rooftop pool (that shares a space with..."
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