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          Southern California Hotels

            713 Hotels Found
            1. Terranea Resort
              Rancho Palos Verdes, California, United States
              • Beachfront
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Resort
              • Romantic
              One of just a few true mega-resorts in Southern California, the 102-acre, 582-room Terranea in Rancho Palos Verdes offers a range of features that's unrivaled among L.A.-area properties, including a eight eating options, four outdoor swimming pools, a top-tier spa, nine holes of golf, and gorgeous a…
            2. Casa del Mar
              Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California
              • Beachfront
              • Boutique
              • Business
              • Historic
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Party
              • Romantic
              Hotel Casa Del Mar is a rarity in L.A., one of only two hotels with a coveted stretch of sandy Santa Monica real estate and unobstructed views of the Pacific Ocean. Leisure travelers who can afford the rates at this luxury historic property will find 129 opulent rooms with huge jetted tubs and A bar…
            3. The Beverly Hills Hotel
              Beverly Hills/Bel Air, Los Angeles, California
              • Business
              • Historic
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              On 12 acres of lush grounds, this historic hotel is a serene, luxurious escape five minutes from Rodeo Drive. Its formal service and aura lend it a stuffier feel than the Four Seasons Beverly Wilshire, but it also has anachronistic charms, like an old-fashioned soda fountain, plus a great pool and…
            4. Magic Castle Hotel
              Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
              • Boutique
              • Historic
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Value
              Located steps from Hollywood Boulevard, the Magic Castle is a quirky, unpretentious 40-room hotel with simple, spacious rooms, an exhaustive list of free perks (Wi-Fi, breakfast, minibar treats), access to the exclusive Magic Castle club next door, and exceptional service. Overall, it's a terrific…
            5. Beverly Wilshire Beverly Hills - A Four Seasons Hotel
              Beverly Hills/Bel Air, Los Angeles, California
              • Business
              • Historic
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Party
              • Romantic
              Less stuffy than the Beverly Hills Hotel, more glam than the Beverly Hilton, this iconic Beverly Hills hotel is a top luxury pick for business or leisure, families or romance. With beautiful guest rooms, a Wolfgang Puck restaurant, and a great spa, pool and fitness center, plus doting Four Seasons…
            6. Paradise Point Resort and Spa
              Mission Bay, San Diego, California
              • Beachfront
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Resort
              This 462-room upscale property near Sea World has sprawling, 44-acre grounds on a private island, activities galore (tennis, a putting green, water sports, basketball), five pools, a kids' club, and a mile-long beach. There are also a full-service spa and a modern fitness center. Varied dining a bar…
            7. Chateau Marmont
              West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
              • Boutique
              • Historic
              • Luxury
              • Party
              As Hollywood's most notorious celebrity hideaway, the Chateau Marmont is the best spot for A-list sightings, especially in its two fantastic (yet reasonably priced) restaurants. Unfortunately, for tourists, most everything else disappoints. The pool's small, the gym's dark, and the standard rooms a…
            8. L'Auberge Del Mar
              Del Mar, San Diego, California
              • Beachfront
              • Boutique
              • Business
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              The 121-room L'Auberge Del Mar is a luxury beachfront property in the beautiful Del Mar Village and one of the top hotels on the Southern California coastline. Lovely, homey rooms have private balconies or terraces, some overlooking the ocean, though others have lackluster views of the parking lot a…
            9. The Hollywood Roosevelt
              Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
              • Boutique
              • Historic
              • Luxury
              • Party
              This 300-room Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, literally an L.A. landmark, combines the shimmer of silver-screen history with a cutting-edge party scene centered around its multiple bars and massive pool. A terrific casual restaurant is open 24 hours, and service is surprisingly good. The rooms, though…
            10. Shutters on the Beach
              Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California
              • Beachfront
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              A known celebrity hangout, Shutters on the Beach has an atmosphere of formal opulence, with expensive artwork in its lobby and restaurants, luxe features, and rooms that belong in a billionaire's beach house. Its oceanfront location and excellent facilities are hard to beat, but Casa Del Mar rivals…
            11. Two Bunch Palms
              Palm Springs, California Desert, United States
              • Boutique
              • Historic
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              The upscale Two Bunch Palms Resort and Spa is renowned for its natural mineral springs and glamorous Hollywood past (it was a rumored hideout of Al Capone's). Originally built in 1930 as a private, gated resort on 77 acres, the current owners completed a multimillion dollar renovation in 2014 that a…
            12. Omni La Costa Resort and Spa
              Carlsbad, California, United States
              • Beachfront
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Resort
              This 400-acre, 611-room megaresort near Legoland is packed with family features, including large rooms, six pools with waterslides, and an impressive kids club. The spa, golf courses, tennis courts, and on-site shopping help ensure adults have fun as well, but there are extra fees for almost…
            13. Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
              Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Weddings
              Its family-oriented, ocean-view pool and excellent gym make the 342-room Loews in Santa Monica a reasonable option for business travelers and families. Just note that the constant nickel-and-diming and overpriced food can add up, and that the hotel isn't right on the beach (it's across the street…
            14. Parker Palm Springs
              Palm Springs, California Desert, United States
              • Boutique
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              With its Jonathan Adler-designed interiors and gorgeous grounds, the Parker Palm Springs is about as hip and stylish as a hotel can get. The 144-room upscale property offers a host of cool features, including two outdoor pools and an indoor pool, a croquet lawn, petanque courts, clay tennis courts…
            15. Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa
              Rancho Mirage, Greater Palm Springs, California Desert
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              The 466-room Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa is a luxury resort built on a country club golf course with a variety of amenities for families. There is a Splashtopia water park with water slides and a sandy beach ringed by a 450-foot lazy river along with an adults-only pool and hot tubs the at…
            16. Hotel del Coronado
              Coronado, San Diego, California
              • Beachfront
              • Historic
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Resort
              The iconic, family-friendly Hotel del Coronado is one of the largest and best-known resorts in Southern California, with 679 modern rooms right on the beach and an acclaimed fine dining restaurant and wine bar. It's located in charming Coronado Village, a short drive away from San Diego’s main But…
            17. Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground
              Anaheim, Orange County, California
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Value
              The Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground is a great pick for families, with its own mini water park, large game room, and convenient location a short walk away from Disneyland. The hotel is modern and rooms are immaculately clean with soundproofed walls that keep freeway noise and at a…
            18. Le Parc Suite Hotel
              West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
              • Kid-Friendly
              The generic all-suite sister property of Le Montrose, Le Parc is a mile south of Sunset Boulevard in a quiet residential West Hollywood neighborhood, a car ride away from most Los Angeles attractions. Its heated rooftop pool and tennis court -- and large rooms with kitchens -- are family-friendly be…
            19. The Standard, Hollywood
              West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
              • Boutique
              • Party
              • Value
              This 139-room hip boutique offers comfortable lodgings and a prime Sunset Strip location for lower rates than the Mondrian (but with less luxurious rooms). You won't get this much (cool pool, cheap 24-hour restaurant, great nightlife) for this little elsewhere on the Strip. But there is no fitness…
            20. Bacara Resort & Spa
              Santa Barbara, California, United States
              • Beachfront
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Resort
              • Romantic
              Bacara Resort & Spa is a luxury spa resort on the California coast, about a 20-minute drive from downtown Santa Barbara. The 358 rooms and suites here feature detailed decor (some with fireplaces) and come with balconies or terraces, many with views out on the ocean. There's also a huge spa, on-site…
            21. Riviera Palm Springs Resort
              Palm Springs, California Desert, United States
              • Historic
              • Party
              A funky blend of mid-century modern design, this upscale, 398-room hotel pays homage to its roots as a celebrity playground in the sixties. It attracts the under-thirty set with nonstop party action at the Bikini Pool and Bar. The puzzle-piece-shaped pool is lined with cabanas and lounge beds for or…
            22. Loews Hollywood Hotel
              Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              Right in the heart of Hollywood, Loews Hollywood Hotel caters to both business and leisure travelers with amenities and a glitzy look that pushes this property into the four-pearl category. With a FedEx business center, a full-service spa, and two popular eateries, it combines big-chain conveniences…
            23. The Peninsula Beverly Hills
              Beverly Hills/Bel Air, Los Angeles, California
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              The Peninsula Beverly Hills earns a five-pearl rating, but as one of the best hotels in Beverly Hills, and perhaps in all of Los Angeles, that may be an understatement. Thanks to its attentive staff that discreetly caters to the rich and famous, its status as a luxury Hollywood destination has been…
            24. La Valencia Hotel
              La Jolla, San Diego, California
              • Beachfront
              • Historic
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              The historic, upscale La Valencia Hotel has held its prime location on the Pacific Ocean in the heart of sunny La Jolla since it was constructed in 1926. The Pink Lady, as it's affectionally called -- a nod to the Pepto pink exterior -- was renovated in 2014, bringing it squarely into this century a…
            25. Hotel Shangri-La Santa Monica
              Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California
              • Boutique
              • Business
              • Historic
              • Party
              • Romantic
              The upscale Hotel Shangri La has 70 stylish rooms and suites across from the Pacific Ocean and near all of Santa Monica's shopping and dining. Rooms and suites are elegant, and feature modern amenities like large flat-screen TVs, iPod docks, and free Wi-Fi. Spacious suites include gourmet kitchens A…
            26. The Resort at Pelican Hill
              Newport Beach, Orange County, California
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Resort
              • Romantic
              When pulling up to the five-pearl Resort at Pelican Hill you might think you've taken a wrong turn on the Pacific Coast Highway and somehow wound up in Italy. The buildings, pools, and spa were inspired by famed Italian architect Andrea Palladio and the 504-acre grounds look positively The resort is…
            27. Viceroy L'Ermitage Beverly Hills
              Beverly Hills/Bel Air, Los Angeles, California
              • Boutique
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              The Viceroy L'Ermitage Beverly Hills is an all-suite luxury hotel set in a relatively secluded spot in exclusive Beverly Hills. A regular hideaway for A-listers (especially during Oscar season), the 114 suites are sober, stylish, and spacious, with glam touches like dressing rooms, marble bathrooms…
            28. Sunset Tower Hotel
              West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
              • Boutique
              • Historic
              • Luxury
              • Party
              • Romantic
              A 74-room Sunset Strip landmark, the Art Deco Sunset Tower draws A-list celebrities and treats everyday guests like stars with impeccable service and a vibe that channels the glamorous history of Hollywood. Despite its small pool, the Tower is still a great value. For an Art Deco icon overlooking La…
            29. Mondrian Los Angeles Hotel
              West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
              • Boutique
              • Luxury
              • Party
              The 236-room Mondrian Los Angeles Hotel is a Sunset Strip icon, one with even more of a scene than the equally legendary Sunset Marquis. The design-centric hotel's common areas -- lobby, restaurant, pool, and lounges -- are all geared toward socializing. The cutting-edge style of the rooms doesn't +…
            30. Andaz San Diego
              Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego, California
              • Boutique
              • Luxury
              • Party
              This 159-room boutique is one of the sleekest hotels in the Gaslamp Quarter, with a popular rooftop lounge and a sexy wine bar. Rooms are minimally decorated but attractive, with slate-tiled bathrooms and modern amenities such as free Wi-Fi and large flat-screen TVs. Some minibar items are also for…
            31. Stay on Main Hotel and Hostel
              Downtown, Los Angeles, California
              • Value
              When price is a priority, Stay on Main Hotel and Hostel delivers. Decor in the public spaces is attractive, particularly for the price. The 138-room high-rise offers a variety of accommodations from a single bed in a six-person dorm room to a private room either with either an en-suite or shared and…
            32. The London West Hollywood
              West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
              • Business
              • Luxury
              • Party
              Just off the Sunset Strip, The London West Hollywood offers the highest levels of luxury and service at reasonable prices. With 200 beautifully appointed, 750-square-foot rooms, a rooftop pool and fitness area with panoramic views, and an upscale restaurant the hotel attracts a sophisticated set who…
            33. Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego
              Downtown, San Diego, California
              • Boutique
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              Located in the lively Gaslamp Quarter, Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego is a hip luxury property with unique design touches and a young vibe. Surrounding streets are filled with bars and restaurants, while the waterfront is about a 20-minute walk. The on-site eatery earns raves from guests for its a…
            34. Fairmont Grand Del Mar
              Del Mar, San Diego, California
              • Luxury
              • Resort
              • Romantic
              This 249-room Spanish-Colonial-style resort in the rolling hills near Del Mar is stunning, from the old-world decor to the enormous rooms to the luxurious spa. It features four pools, excellent restaurants, an 18-hole golf course, an Equestrian Center, and free car service in a Mercedes or Cadillac…
            35. The Lodge at Torrey Pines
              La Jolla, San Diego, California
              • Luxury
              • Resort
              • Romantic
              With its proximity to some of the most beautiful spots in San Diego, the 170-room Lodge at Torrey Pines is a haven for nature lovers and golf enthusiasts opting for a rustic, relaxed vibe. Rooms and common areas feature craftsman-styled decor and furnishings, and the rooms are sweet and spacious, a…
            36. The Garland
              Studio City, Los Angeles, California
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              There are 257 rooms at this three-and-a-half pearl hotel that’s set in North Hollywood's trendy Studio City. Universal Studios Hollywood is just a five-minute drive from the hotel, and there are a range of hip restaurants within walking distance as well. Rooms are spacious and bright, with a design…
            37. Korakia Pensione
              Palm Springs, California Desert, United States
              • Romantic
              Korakia Pensione is a striking hotel. Modeled after a Mediterranean pensione, it looks like something out of Greece or Morocco -- Forbes named it one of the sexiest hotels in America. The two Korakia Pensionepools and many outdoor spaces, including fire pits, fountains, and stone paths, are all and…
            38. Beach Village at The Del
              Coronado, San Diego, California
              • Beachfront
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Resort
              • Romantic
              Beach Village at The Del is the more luxurious section of the iconic Hotel del Coronado, offering big upscale cottages right on the sand. Beach Village guests get exclusive extras that Hotel del Coronado guests do not: private pools, use of the Windsor Club Cottage, a free breakfast buffet, and such…
            39. El Capitan Canyon
              Santa Barbara, California, United States
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              • Value
              Twenty miles north of Santa Barbara, situated on 300 acres of canyon wilderness, El Capitan Canyon offers a camping, or "glamping," experience with enough modern conveniences to satisfy travelers who would rather just semi-rough it. Guests stay in cabins, tents, or yurts; only cabins have en-suite a…
            40. LEGOLAND California Hotel
              Carlsbad, California, United States
              • Kid-Friendly
              Almost every inch of LEGOLAND California Hotel is a Lego experience, from the character visits at the free breakfast, to the daily Lego building contests, to the nightly entertainment in the lobby's castle. Access to the amusement park isn't included in the rate, but guests do get early morning them…
            41. The Monkey Tree Hotel
              Palm Springs, California Desert, United States
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Value
              THIS PROPERTY RE-OPENED AS THE MONKEY TREE HOTEL IN FEBRUARY 2016. WE WILL UPDATE OUR PHOTOS AND REVIEW AS SOON AS WE CAN.
            42. Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows
              Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California
              • Historic
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              Luxurious (though small) rooms, an excellent spa, and a devoted staff make this five-acre, 302-room property one of the best hotels in Santa Monica. The Fairmont is not as intimate as the Oceana, and it lacks the direct beachfront of Casa Del Mar. But with beautiful grounds and a laid-back, private…
            43. Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa
              Indian Wells, Greater Palm Springs, California Desert
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              The 530-room Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort and Spa is a modern and luxurious mega resort with seven pools, access to two top-rated golf courses, and a medical spa with non-invasive skin tightening treatments. It’s close to a small town with easy access to shopping areas. Though the resort is can…
            44. Maison 140 Beverly Hills
              Beverly Hills/Bel Air, Los Angeles, California
              • Boutique
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Value
              This tiny, 43-room boutique makes up in style what it lacks in size and amenities. Granted there's no pool, real business center, or even a restaurant -- but the unique Chinoiserie and Parisian-inspired rooms, cozy lobby bar with nightly absinthe happy hours, and central Beverly Hills location lure…
            45. Lemon Tree Hotel and Suites
              Anaheim, Orange County, California
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              • Value
              This modest mid-range hotel attracts Disney-bound families on a budget. It's not as close to the park as many other hotels, but it's just a 10-minute drive to the attractions (and the hotel offers a limited free shuttle). The 91 rooms are homey and a bit dated, but they're all equipped with and plus…
            46. Montage Laguna Beach
              Laguna Beach, Orange County, California
              • Beachfront
              • Luxury
              • Resort
              • Romantic
              With beautiful grounds, an elegant spa, and modern rooms (all of which have stunning views of the ocean), this hotel is possibly the most serene and relaxing in Orange County, California. It's perched directly above the beach, and the building's "U" shape allows for breathtaking views from the lobby…
            47. DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Santa Monica
              Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California
              • Kid-Friendly
              Although this 253-room Doubletree lacks character and sits on the corner of two major thoroughfares, its big rooms, outdoor pool, free Wi-Fi, and location just a 10-minute walk from the Santa Monica Pier and the shops and restaurants along the Third Street Promenade make it a good value.
            48. Monarch Beach Resort
              Dana Point, Orange County, California
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Party
              • Resort
              • Romantic
              The luxury Monarch Beach Resort is situated on stunning grounds overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The 400 spacious, elegant rooms and suites are bright and airy, with private balconies, modern amenities, and luxe marble bathrooms with separate showers and soaking tubs. Chic interiors include several as…
            49. Del Marcos Hotel
              Palm Springs, California Desert, United States
              • Adults-Only
              • Boutique
              • Historic
              • Value
              Small and simple but with a sought-after retro vibe, the mid-range Del Marcos Hotel is a Palm Springs favorite. Its 17 individually decorated rooms feature mid-century modern decor: Eames-style chairs, terrazzo floors, and orange/green accents. Deluxe Rooms and Suites add patios, kitchens or and/or…
            50. Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa
              Rancho Santa Fe, San Diego, California
              • Boutique
              • Luxury
              • Resort
              • Romantic
              This 49-room luxury resort is located in Rancho Santa Fe, a wealthy residential community in the hills of Southern California, on 40 acres of lush grounds. The Spanish-style suites, all with fireplaces and patios, are located in 26 casitas spread across the sprawling property, creating a rare level…

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