When we think of the perfect vacation location, the California coast pops into our minds. The beautiful weather this state receives most of the year is the number one recommendation for staying here. The bountiful number of beaches is a close second. There are so many fun cities to explore, like San Jose and Santa Barbara, and we have decided to make your planning a bit easier so you can focus on planning the activities and not the hotels. Here is a list of awesome hotels on the California coast.
The Sainte Claire Hotel
Get ready to step back almost a full century when you walk into The Sainte Claire Hotel, a 1920’s timecapsule. The elegant furnishings and spacious bathrooms are just the icing on the cake for this Silicon Valley hotel. You will never want to leave the room once you experience the waterfall shower heads, complimentary plush robes, and pillow-top mattresses. If you decide to venture out, you’ll be blown away by the made-to-order breakfast available at the hotel’s upscale restaurant.
Valley Park Hotel
Couples will appreciate the two-person jacuzzi tubs in each room at the Valley Park Hotel. Those looking to keep the romance alive will never have to leave these rooms, which are stocked full of kitchen amenities and more. Those who decide to explore the hotel will be greeted by a free breakfast each morning, as well as a toasty fireplace in the lobby. The free newspapers, free Wi-Fi, and premium cable mean you’ll never have to be out of touch with the rest of the world, even when on vacation.
A more personalized experience is what you’ll get at The Presidio, especially since they only have 16 rooms. With free Wi-Fi, Apple product docking, and large desks, this is the perfect location for those on a business trip or who need to work while on a holiday. The considerate hotel offers aloe vera bath products which are perfect when you spend too much time at the sunbathing deck taking advantage of the beautiful California sun. You’ll even be able to explore the area around the hotel on a complimentary beach bike.
San Ysidro Ranch
Want to feel luxury, seclusion, and world-class service? Look no further than San Ysidro Ranch. This ranch boasts luxuriously decorated rooms, suites, and even garden cottages for those wanting a bit more privacy. The antique furniture will remind you of times long past, while the pilates and yoga classes on site will keep you firmly grounded in the present. There are activities organized for children, should you be on a family vacation, while business travelers will appreciate the 24-hour business center.
Spanish Garden Inn
Those looking to explore Santa Barbara should look no further than the Spanish Garden Inn. With it’s combination of Spanish and Mediterranean decor and local artwork splashed all around the hotel, you are guaranteed to have a unique experience. The complimentary deluxe breakfast can be worked off in the fitness room or the swimming pool, should you so need.