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Romantic Resorts in California

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The Meritage Resort and Spa (Napa) 4.0 of 5
$266 and up *
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#12 of 27 hotels in Napa
5 travelers mentioned "honeymoon" when describing this hotel.
  • "What an amazing hotel to spend your honeymoon at! From the moment we checked in to the moment we checked out, we were thoroughly impressed. The room was beautiful with a bathroom to..."
  • "We stayed at this resort on our honeymoon in July. We had booked an avaerage room as it was peak time of year and prices were quite expensive. I had informed them on booking (6..."
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Hyatt Carmel Highlands (Carmel) 4.0 of 5
$490 and up *
Special Offer Bed & Breakfast for Two
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#14 of 21 hotels in Carmel
20 travelers mentioned "romantic" and "romantic place" when describing this hotel.
  • "It was a romantic place to spend the night. The ocean view, the lush greenery, the warm and cozy fireplace... We also enjoyed the hot tub but there was no view of the ocean from it..."
  • "Very Romantic place. Make sure to use the Japanese Hot tubs. One of them is clothing optional so make sure which one it is. Make sure you go to Point Lobos Reserve down the road..."
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Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite (Fish Camp) 4.0 of 5
$190 and up *
Special Offer Package Deal
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#1 of 2 hotels in Fish Camp
3 travelers mentioned "place for couples" when describing this hotel.
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Riviera Resort & Spa, Palm Springs (Palm Springs) 4.0 of 5
$123 and up *
Special Offer $1 Breakfast
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#42 of 69 hotels in Palm Springs
3 travelers mentioned "honeymoon" when describing this hotel.
  • "We visited the Riviera Palm Springs for our honeymoon and enjoyed ourselves, rooms are clean and well presented. The poolside nice and relaxed (Except for the weekend pool party, dj..."
  • "My partner and I just went for an overnight stay, but would even consider hotel for our honeymoon! At any rate, we will definitely be back!..."
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Queen of Hearts Resort (Palm Springs)
$105 and up *
Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Bargain
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#6 of 69 hotels in Palm Springs
9 travelers mentioned "romantic" and "romantic place" when describing this hotel.
  • "rooms are incredibly cute and the atmosphere of the place is secluded, yet welcoming. It really is the most romantic resort in Palm Springs!..."
  • "with them and ready to run away to the great white north. A very romantic place to stay and it won't break the bank. We will be back soon. ..."
Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa (Monterey) 4.0 of 5
$250 and up *
Special Offer Free of Fees
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#1 of 53 hotels in Monterey
22 travelers mentioned "romantic hotel" and "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "It was by far the most romantic room we've ever seen, and we've done a lot of traveling. The hotel jets out over the water, so our oceanview room with a balcony was literally on top..."
  • "A beautiful and romantic hotel located near the Monterey Bay. The staff was wonderful bring room service request to us. They also packed us a picnic lunch to take for a bicycle tour..."
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Miramonte Resort & Spa (Indian Wells) 4.0 of 5
$132 and up *
Special Offer Receive 20% Off!
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#3 of 4 hotels in Indian Wells
4 travelers mentioned "honeymoon" when describing this hotel.
  • "This was the last stop on our honeymoon roadtrip and we honestly wish we'd skipped Las Vegas and come straight here instead. ROOM: HUGE! We were amazed - my massive suitcase..."
  • "My wife and I stayed at this resort a few weeks ago for a mini-Honeymoon. Temperature was 118 Degrees when we got there--hot honeymoon. I had requested a room with some privacy..."
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Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa (San Luis Obispo)
$191 and up *
#11 of 31 hotels in San Luis Obispo
9 travelers mentioned "romantic" and "romantic place" when describing this hotel.
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Colony Palms Hotel (Palm Springs) 4.0 of 5
$194 and up *
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#22 of 69 hotels in Palm Springs
3 travelers mentioned "hotel for couples" and "boutique hotel for couples" when describing this hotel.
  • "I would highly recommend this hotel for couples or girlfriend getaways where you want to be pampered by the staff in a very relaxing, calm, and quiet setting. I would not bring..."
  • "This is a wonderful boutique hotel for couples and families with babies or toddlers. It is very quiet and the grounds are beautiful. Just beware that if you are traveling with..."
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Hotel del Coronado (Coronado) 4.0 of 5
$344 and up *
Special Offer 15% Off - Limited Time
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#14 of 19 hotels in Coronado
6 travelers mentioned "honeymoon place" and "honeymoon" when describing this hotel.
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L'Auberge Del Mar (Del Mar) 5.0 of 5
$302 and up *
Special Offer Complimentary Breakfast!
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#3 of 7 hotels in Del Mar
6 travelers mentioned "romantic" and "romantic place" when describing this hotel.
  • "Beautiful, romantic hotel with awesome ocean views. The staff is very attentive and personable. We just loved the seaside vibe. Our room was cozy and well appointed and I slept..."
  • "Romantic place to spend with someone special. The beds are comfortable and the room is quiet for great sleep. Lovely marble bathroom with glass showers and elegant ocean feel..."
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Terranea Resort (Rancho Palos Verdes) 5.0 of 5
$346 and up *
Special Offer $500 Resort Credit!
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#1 of 2 hotels in Rancho Palos Verdes
3 travelers mentioned "location for couples" and "place for couples" when describing this hotel.
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Surf & Sand Resort (Laguna Beach) 4.0 of 5
$496 and up *
#4 of 22 hotels in Laguna Beach
12 travelers mentioned "romantic location" and "romantic room" when describing this hotel.
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Paradise Point Resort & Spa (San Diego) 4.0 of 5
$191 and up *
Special Offer Save up to 20% Off
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#118 of 270 hotels in San Diego
3 travelers mentioned "place for couples" and "room for couples" when describing this hotel.
  • "attractions including Old Town, Sea World, and the Zoo. This is a wonderful place for couples and families. I am excited to return soon!..."
  • "I highly recommend this type of room for couples, especially if you enjoy a waterfront view and beautiful sunsets. The room had a microwave and small refrigerator to store and..."
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Calistoga Ranch, An Auberge Resort (Calistoga) 4.5 of 5
$833 and up *
Special Offer Calistoga Escape
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#1 of 15 hotels in Calistoga
6 travelers mentioned "romantic place" and "romantic retreat" when describing this hotel.
  • "with all of the rooms located in separate buildings which are built in and around the natural landscape. This is a very romantic place...."
  • "nights filled with stars, great hiking trails. Very romantic retreat. I can´t wait to back and enjoy everything they have to offer again...."
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The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay (Half Moon Bay) 5.0 of 5
$553 and up *
Special Offer Fire and Wine Package
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#2 of 8 hotels in Half Moon Bay
18 travelers mentioned "romantic place" and "romantic places" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is also a very romantic place. There were several weddings while we were there. I wasn't sure about the dress code but I saw everything from jeans to semi formal wear...."
  • "This is one of the most beautiful and romantic places in the bay area. You can enjoy some cozy conversation by the bonfire overlooking the ocean or simply relax with your favorite..."
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Little River Inn (Little River) 3.5 of 5
$177 and up *
#2 of 2 hotels in Little River
9 travelers mentioned "romantic place" when describing this hotel.
  • "A little romantic place, just out of the way. Clean, comfortable and inviting. Get the room with a fireplace and deck to enjoy morning coffee. It was such a relaxing stay, just like..."
  • "We just left Little River Inn in Mendocino, and it was the most beautiful and romantic place ever!! I booked early and got the white cottage, which is a completely private piece of..."
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The Grand Del Mar (San Diego) 5.0 of 5
$389 and up *
Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Luxury | Top Hotels Special Offer 3rd Night Complimentary
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#1 of 270 hotels in San Diego
4 travelers mentioned "romantic resort" and "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "My boyfriend and I were looking for a nearby luxury, romantic resort and The Grand Del Mar more than exceeded our expectations. We took advantage of their 3rd night complimentary..."
  • "We had an incredible experience at the Grand Del Mar!!! It is a relaxing, romantic, secluded luxury hotel that was above and beyond our expectations!!! *The Valet and bell..."
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Montage Laguna Beach (Laguna Beach) 5.0 of 5
$541 and up *
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#1 of 22 hotels in Laguna Beach
9 travelers mentioned "romantic place" and "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "Highly recommendable hotel e.g. for guests who search a romantic place with outstanding view on the ocean. The hotel is located at the South Coast Highway directly on the sea. The..."
  • "night as they have lights on the ocean. I would reccomend Montage to anyone who wants to have an absolutely wonderful, romantic getaway...."
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Park Hyatt Aviara Resort (Carlsbad) 5.0 of 5
$219 and up *
Special Offer Pamper at the Park
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#8 of 34 hotels in Carlsbad
3 travelers mentioned "romantic hotel" and "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "You drive up a long narrow road surrounded by beautiful gardens to a modern/romantic hotel.You can't ask for much more in terms of style. You are welcomed by a large dimly lit lobby..."
  • "Beautiful and romantic, friendly staff, everything that you deserve from this first class hotel. Only 1 night stay but in true resort fashion we shopped and dined then drinks later..."
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#3 of 3 hotels in La Quinta
14 travelers mentioned "romantic resort" and "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "This place reminded me of a wonderful, romantic resort we stayed in St.Lucia in the Caribbean years ago (minus the Caribbean ocean of course). Highly reccomend for couples as a..."
  • "While the rooms are certainly classic and not new, we always find them clean, comfortable and extremely romantic. (My wife and I stayed in a Hideaway Casita on a prior visit and..."
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Carlsbad Inn Beach Resort (Carlsbad) 3.0 of 5
$220 and up *
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#7 of 34 hotels in Carlsbad
3 travelers mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "to do. Would be a great romantic getaway too! Hotel staff very exceptional. Could not ask for more...We will defintely be back!!!..."
  • "This place is great if you want a romantic get away. Make sure you get a room overlooking water because if not you will be on the street. Alot of things to do pools,bike,ping pong..."
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Carmel Valley Ranch (Carmel) 4.0 of 5
$363 and up *
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#2 of 21 hotels in Carmel
8 travelers mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "We wanted a warm, cozy, romantic, off the beaten path first class resort to celebrate our 30th anniversary....a surprise for my husband as I booked the weekend and he had no clue as..."
  • "We LOVED our stay, we thought the rooms were divine, so well appointed, the fireplace in the gorgeous bedroom added a beautifully romantic touch. We found lovely robes hanging in a..."
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The Spring Resort & Spa (Desert Hot Springs) 3.0 of 5
$143 and up *
#5 of 27 hotels in Desert Hot Springs
6 travelers mentioned "romantic place" and "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "was a real pleasure to swim in these wonderful waters under the stars. It is a very romantic place that I will recommend to all my friends...."
  • "This is the most romantic and beautiful location I have found in the desert. The view in every direction is therapeutic just in itself. The rooms are perfectly done. Contemporary..."
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The Lodge at Torrey Pines (La Jolla) 5.0 of 5
$294 and up *
Special Price 15% off room rate
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#1 of 24 hotels in La Jolla
3 travelers mentioned "romantic place" and "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "I should add that my wife and I generally maximize our time outdoors, but loved this hotel so much we spent extra hours in the room--very romantic place, too...."
  • "The service was outstanding. Beautiful views. Romantic fireplace in room. Can't say enough good things about this wonderful lodge...."
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Desert Springs JW Marriott Resort & Spa (Palm Desert) 4.5 of 5
$180 and up *
Special Offer $100 Nightly Credit
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#10 of 22 hotels in Palm Desert
6 travelers mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
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Heritage House Resort (Little River) 3.5 of 5
$186 and up *
#1 of 2 hotels in Little River
5 travelers mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
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3 Peaks Resort and Beach Club (South Lake Tahoe) 3.0 of 5
$55 and up *
#11 of 70 hotels in South Lake Tahoe
4 travelers mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "We had an incredible day of boarding and a nice romantic night in our room. We got a great deal on it too! The 3 Peaks will always get our business from now on!..."
  • "a side street it was very peaceful. The room with the kingbed and the fire place made for a really romantic stay. All in all, a great find...."
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#33 of 53 hotels in Monterey
4 travelers mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "recommend the hotel very, very highly! (BTW, it's a very family friendly place, but it'd be a wonderful spot for a romantic getaway as well!)..."
  • "I would suggest a hotel in Carmel or Monterey if you are on a romantic getaway. There were a couple of families there so I guess it's also good for kids. Staff were really..."
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Bahia Resort Hotel (San Diego) 3.5 of 5
$123 and up *
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#40 of 270 hotels in San Diego
10 travelers mentioned "romantic place" and "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "Oh did I mention that this is a very romantic place to stay? We've celebrated many anniversaries there. Give it a try. You will keep coming back too!!..."
  • "go. i want to go again and again. kids had lots of fun by the sea. loved it. very romantic too. have nice balcony. open the door and you see right by the sea. kids can play the sand..."
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