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California Boutique Resorts

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L'Auberge Del Mar Slideshow
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#1 of 7 hotels in Del Mar
16 travelers mentioned "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "This hotel is quite A charming boutique hotel, THE MANAGERS AND STAFF GO WAY BEYOND ANY HOTEL I HAVE EVER VISITED. THE CHEF FOR BOTH OUTDOOR TERRACE RESTAURANT AND THE INDOOR..."
  • "My husband and I stayed at this adorable boutique hotel for our anniversary. From the moment we drove up to the property, the feeling was joyful. The valet seemed genuinely happy we..."
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Surf & Sand Resort (Laguna Beach) 4.0 of 5 Special Rate Holiday Neighbor Rate
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#7 of 22 hotels in Laguna Beach
19 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
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The Landing Resort & Spa (South Lake Tahoe) 4.5 of 5
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#2 of 68 hotels in South Lake Tahoe
22 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "Great small boutique hotel right at the beach of the lake. Super friendly staff, they even watched our dog while we ran out for a short hike. We stayed in a 2 queen bed room with a..."
  • "me was The Royal Hawaiian in Waikiki. I really hope to see this new boutique resort succeed so I can stay here every time I return to Tahoe...."
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Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara Slideshow
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#7 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
3 travelers mentioned "boutique resort" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Colony Palms Hotel (Palm Springs) 4.0 of 5 Special Offer Cyber Monday Deal
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#32 of 71 hotels in Palm Springs
50 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Waiter service with full menu which is something you don't find at a boutique hotel. The on site restaurant is a must. Prices are cheap, but food is way above average. Actually a..."
  • "Management have pretty much nailed the boutique hotel vibe. We stayed in casita #1. Simple, Spanish style with modern bathroom. The only suggestion I have is to update the bathroom..."
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Miramonte Resort & Spa (Indian Wells) 4.0 of 5 Special Offer Earn $50 in credits!
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#2 of 4 hotels in Indian Wells
3 travelers mentioned "boutique resort" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Miramonte is an ideal choice if you're looking for a boutique resort that offers more charm than some of the larger alternatives in the area. Our room was of average size but we..."
  • "This is a large property with a small boutique hotel feel. I checked in at 1:30 am by two very pleasant gentlemen at the front desk and was escorted to my room by the security guard..."
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Rancho Valencia (Rancho Santa Fe) 5.0 of 5
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#1 of 3 hotels in Rancho Santa Fe
4 travelers mentioned "boutique resort" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa Slideshow
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#5 of 8 hotels in Rancho Mirage
4 travelers mentioned "boutique hotels" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "We've tried almost every major resort, even a few of the new artsy boutique hotels. By far, The Westin Mission Hills Resort provides the best experience overall! The classic setting..."
  • "Stayed at the Colony Palms 'boutique' hotel.....LOVED IT. But while I was there, I decided to spend ONE night at the place where I had seen pro golf tourney's played on TV for..."
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The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage Slideshow
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#1 of 8 hotels in Rancho Mirage
2 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "direction to allow for sun exposure. I would not consider this to be a boutique hotel but it is very intimate and beyond lovely It is expensive to stay here but if a special..."
  • "However, the Boutique hotels always seem a little risqué, so we decided to go with the Ritz-Carlton. After all, it's the Ritz! You can't go wrong with this secluded, up on the side..."
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Montage Laguna Beach (Laguna Beach) 5.0 of 5
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#1 of 22 hotels in Laguna Beach
5 travelers mentioned "boutique hotels" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "To start off, I did not select The Montage for vacation myself- while I love nice things I usually tend more towards boutique hotels and places that offer more adventure and less..."
  • "Montage has is all a boutique hotel with the associated service for a smaller clientele. The best hotel food Great spa Great pool and personalized service to the beach. This hotel..."
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San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property Slideshow
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#5 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
2 travelers mentioned "boutique resort" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The design of this boutique resort is very unique and I liked how friendly the staff was to my family. If I come back to Santa Barbara definitely will stay again at The Ranch..."
  • "It's so difficult to find a boutique hotel in the US like this Thank you to everyone at San Ysidro , we loved every minute of our stay..."
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JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa Slideshow
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#6 of 22 hotels in Palm Desert
5 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "This review is coming from a small, boutique hotel lover. However, the huge resort really is stunning. The pools, landscaping, spa and fitness center, lobby and restaurant spaces..."
  • "I tend to stay at boutique hotels but this was a delightful surprise. There's even a Starbucks in the lobby, how can it get better than that?..."
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3 Peaks Resort & Beach Club (South Lake Tahoe) 3.0 of 5
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#19 of 68 hotels in South Lake Tahoe
3 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Its a super stylish boutique hotel walking distance to Heavenly resort, stateline, shops, etc. The staff is courteous and friendly. Derek, in particular, is kind and quite helpful..."
  • "Our "room" was actually a 1-bedroom apartment with a full kitchen, private patio/balcony and the stylish decor of a hip boutique hotel. Luxury amenities included a huge sunken..."
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The Cliffs Resort (Pismo Beach) 3.5 of 5 Special Offer Free Parking/Facility...
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#12 of 27 hotels in Pismo Beach
2 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Carmel Valley Ranch (Carmel) 4.0 of 5 Special Offer Mid-Week Escape
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#2 of 25 hotels in Carmel
3 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "It is a large property but it also has the boutique hotel feel which I love - i'm not sure how they manage it but they do. We had a Garland suite room with a wrap around terrace..."
  • "already, in other posts, sang the praises of the Joie De Vivre brand of boutique hotels as my new "fav" and this property sure did not let us down. Everything from the service to..."
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Hotel del Coronado Slideshow
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#8 of 17 hotels in Coronado
3 travelers mentioned "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "I always love boutique hotels and the Hotel del Coronado is one of the best. It has a more than 100 year history and is directly located on one of the most beautiful white sandy..."
  • "This is why we tend to be drawn to to boutique hotels. If you're headed to San Diego for a vacation, at least stay here for a few days of the trip...it is worth it, even if it..."
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#2 of 24 hotels in La Jolla
3 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "We spent 4 nights at this boutique hotel that is sure to delight the golf lover or the aficionado of the American Bungalow style. And charm everyone else. Wonderful location of..."
  • "There are some very charming boutique hotels in downtown La Jolla that would have been much more fun. I guess if you are really into golf, the rooms don't matter?..."
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Seahorse Resort (San Clemente) 3.0 of 5
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#7 of 18 hotels in San Clemente
3 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
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Fairmont Grand Del Mar (San Diego) 5.0 of 5
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Fairmont Grand Del Mar Slideshow
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#2 of 283 hotels in San Diego
3 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Despite its rather large size, the Grand Del Mar does an amazing job in making it feel like you are staying in a boutique hotel. This hotel is by far the most well staffed hotel I..."
  • "I will give a 5-star rating to a local boutique hotel if they provide a professional, special experience, and I will give a 1-2 star rating to an established chain if they fall..."
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The Lodge at Sonoma Renaissance Resort & Spa Slideshow
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#5 of 11 hotels in Sonoma
2 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Felt like a small boutique hotel rather than a chain. Pool, lobby and grounds were beautiful. Staff was nice. Morning Yoga and afternoon complementary wine tastings were both great..."
  • "Beautiful! Great major hotel chain on boutique hotel style! Decor was relaxed, stylistic and comfortable. Loved the live guitar late afternoon by the pool - just right before..."
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#1 of 4 hotels in San Marcos
2 travelers mentioned "boutique" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Hotel was a very cute boutique style hotel located on a small lake. We only stayed one night. We missed the s'mores by the fire pit; however, did try out the jacuzzi. It was very..."
  • "see they've completely overhauled and upgraded this place into a wonderful boutique hotel. I have stayed several times now and just love it. When you come in they hand you a..."
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The Waterfront Beach Resort, A Hilton Hotel Slideshow
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#3 of 20 hotels in Huntington Beach
2 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "Great property - small boutique hotel with awesome service. Room with ocean view - wonderful. Comfy bed, good bathroom. Quiet. Decent breakfast in Shades cafe near pool..."
  • "ready to assist , like helping me grab my golf clubs at the last minute. Corporate hotel with a boutique feel .. I will be back !..."
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Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa (Pismo Beach) 4.0 of 5 Special Price Fall into Savings!
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#1 of 27 hotels in Pismo Beach
2 travelers mentioned "boutique" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The simple boutique style resort offered plenty of amenities such as beach chairs to take to local beaches, popcorn for room, movie rentals, fitness center, topnotch concierge..."
  • "and only when in season. All in all this makes you feel as if is a boutique hotel for families although it is probably too big to qualify...."
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The Meritage Resort and Spa Slideshow
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#14 of 30 hotels in Napa
5 travelers mentioned "boutique hotels" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Park Hyatt Aviara Resort Slideshow
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#4 of 36 hotels in Carlsbad
3 travelers mentioned "boutique hotels" and "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "This isn't my favorite hotel in the world, but mainly because i normally like smaller boutique hotels, but i would stay here again and again and again. The staff is amazing, every..."
  • "rise to, but honestly, I was hoping for something a little more upscale... more boutique, or just not a franchise. Hyatt Aviara won my business due to the proximity to where I..."
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Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa Slideshow
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#4 of 11 hotels in Sonoma
2 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "Although it was comfortable and certainly charming, it has the feel of a boutique hotel despite its size. Our standard room compared to a typical European size room. Rather small..."
  • "Very nice boutique style rooms (older) with campus layout. Nice complimentary wine tastings most afternoons. Good bottle of complimentary wine in room. Breakfast was included in our..."
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Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa Slideshow
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#3 of 4 hotels in Indian Wells
3 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "I typically stay at boutique hotels or rent a house when visiting Palm Springs or Palm Desert, but was recently given an opportunity to stay at the Esmeralda. This is a very well..."
  • "It’s smaller, with a much more boutique type style even though it is a large hotel. The grounds, lobby, restaurants, bars, gym, pool areas, etc. are all pristine. The only slight..."
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Terranea Resort (Rancho Palos Verdes) 5.0 of 5 Special Offer Holiday Special Offers
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#1 of 2 hotels in Rancho Palos Verdes
3 travelers mentioned "boutique hotels" and "boutique" when describing this hotel.
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Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort & Spa Slideshow
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#5 of 13 hotels in Dana Point
2 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "I'm generally not in to big hotel chains (living in Las Vegas does that to you, I think), and usually try to find a B&B or boutique hotel that has great amenities on a smaller scale..."
  • "The hotel has maintained its original boutique feel and does not resemble a chain hotel. There was even a conference our first day and we did not feel any impact from it. The..."
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Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa Slideshow
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#1 of 4 hotels in Indian Wells
2 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "The entire hotel is newly renovated and the lobby is modern and boutique hotel-like. The rooms are updated and beds are very comfortable. The bathrooms have also been updated but..."
  • "I am more into boutique less business type hotels, but i recently stayed here on business during Coachella weekends 1 and 2 and i want to say that I and my friends and I all..."
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