Places to stay in Southern California
Browse below for some of the most luxurious hotels and accommodation in Southern California. Our Southern California travel specialists regularly visit and inspect the accommodation we feature to ensure they are of an exacting standard.
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Watch scorching sunsets silhouette palm trees over one of the world’s most famous beaches as your accommodation is firmly planted among Santa Monica’s exclusive bars and restaurants, the haunts of LA’s rich and famous.
Perfect for those who like to be near the action but not deafened by it, Shutters on the Beach is a stylish yet quiet hideaway in sassy Santa Monica, and a highly regarded member of The Leading Hotels of the World group.
Named ‘the best-kept secret in Santa Monica’ by The Los Angeles Times, this chic and contemporary boutique hotel is one of Santa Monica’s hippest haunts.
Repeatedly recognised by the Luxury Travel Magazine as one of the world’s best stays, the hotel resembles a sun-washed Mediterranean village, offering beach relaxation, spa treatments, an oceanfront pool and great food.
Built in 1910 by the son of President Ulysses S Grant, this grand dame of San Diego’s hotels has played host to discerning guests for more than 100 years as its Grant Grill restaurant remains one of the downtown area’s most elegant dining spaces.