Overlooking the Pacific Ocean from La Jolla since 1926, La Valencia Hotel is an upscale boutique property offering a tradition of elegance and unparalleled service. La Valencia Hotel boasts 112 coastal-inspired luxury guest rooms, suites, Ocean Villas with lush tropical landscaping, as well as three distinctive restaurants including the award-winning Sky Room, Whaling Bar & Grill and Mediterranean Room. Reminiscent of a Mediterranean villa, the hotel features rare antique furnishings, exquisite Spanish mosaics and hand-painted murals.
3,000 acres. Dozens of miles of hiking trails. Acres of gardens spangled with butterflies. Thirteen gyms, four swimming pools and one amazing, unique learning and life experience.
Guests arrive to vacation at Rancho La Puerta after hearing of its reputation from friends and press, including two "World's Best Destination Spa" awards from Travel + Leisure magazine in the past two years. But they leave with a new lease on life - their mind, body, and spirit recharged in ways that are only possible at a spa that combines the best of bio-diverse nature, professional fitness coaching, discreet hospitality, elegant folk-art-infused private casitas, creative cuisine inspired by a 5-acre farm, swimming, tennis, soothing spa therapies and above all, unparalleled relaxation.
The World's Largest Cruise Ship
The Allure of the Seas is the longest and largest passenger ship ever built. Part of the Royal Caribbean International fleet, the ship is an architectural marvel, a "city at sea" 1,187 feet long with a maximum passenger capacity of 6,318 sun-soaking, fun-loving guests.
Disneyland recently celebrated the newest and largest expansion in their recent history with the premiere of Cars Land. This momentous occasion was accompanied by a party that only Disney could throw; a Red Carpet, celebrities, food, fireworks and the opportunity to be the first people to experience the amazing new rides, restaurants and shops.
You're not a tourist. You're a resortist.
Embodied in the term "Resortist", you begin to sense the extensive array of day-to-night experiences, dining options, entertainment, excellent customer service and complete carefree environment of a true resort. The Resortist seeks the finer things, and those are all found in the experience at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino.
Halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego, situated on California’s fabled Pacific Coast Highway atop a 150-foot bluff with panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean, The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel is an elegant coastal retreat inviting guests to relax, indulge and pamper themselves in the ultimate home-away-from-home that offers a first-class, luxury hotel experience. The hotel is reminiscent of a classic Mediterranean villa with fountains and French doors that open onto private terraces from each of the 396 guestrooms.
Joie de Vivre Hotels, the West Coast-based company known for its fun, whimsical boutique hotels, recently introduced its first property outside of California in Scottsdale, Arizona, The Saguaro. Located in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale, this hotel is within a thriving cultural hub that includes the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art and numerous art galleries
The Mirage, the hotel that introduced the concept of a destination resort to the Las Vegas Strip in 1989, has undergone a stunning transformation and has completely revolutionized itself. We recently visited and were amazed by the changes and additions to this classic property at the heart of the Strip. The hotel counts on 3,044 guest rooms including 281 suites, 14 restaurants, 10 bars, lounges and nightclubs as well as spa, shops and live shows to satisfy all your desires.