For those looking for the perfect close-to-home spot that still feels like a true indulgence, here is a roundup of places worth the splurge.
Solage, Auberge Resorts Collection | Napa Valley, CA (pictured)
Located steps from Calistoga on the northern edge of Napa Valley, Solage, Auberge Resorts Collection recently unveiled a $30 million redesign including new suites and renovations to all guest rooms and public spaces. This included the debut of eleven luxury Estate Suites which have private outdoor patios, showers and soaking tubs, and come with their own set of bikes and a designated Mercedes-Benz for exploring the picturesque area. Further the resort debuted a second restaurant, Picobar, helmed by Gustavo Rios, providing a world-class destination Mexican restaurant with a fresh compelling menu featuring whipped avocado, aquachile, chickpea tosatadas, and more.
La Quinta Resort & Club | Palm Springs, CA
Set on 45 sprawling acres, La Quinta Resort offers a beautiful desert oasis featuring hacienda-style accommodations with views of the Santa Rosa Mountains. A stunning retreat for both relaxation and activity, La Quinta offers world-class tennis, golf, pickleball, croquet, a beautiful spa featuring seasonal treatments such as the summer cucumber-melon Swedish massage, and 41 climate-controlled pools throughout the property for cooling off. Additionally, enjoy incredible dining at signature restaurant, Morgan’s In the Desert; Adobe Grill, where you can find a selection of over 100 tequilas; and TWENTY6, American bistro.
Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa | Palm Beach, FL
Situated on seven oceanfront acres, the luxury Forbes-Five star rated, AAA Five Diamond oceanfront resort is an intimate ocean retreat that offers a quintessential, modern Palm Beach experience. Guests can enjoy oceanfront luxury with distinctive amenities, impeccable service and unexpected experiences, including the Provence Picnic Package, “Eau So Cool” summer facial at Eau Spa, and al fresco dining at Breeze Ocean Kitchen - one of the only open-air oceanfront restaurants.
Current Offer: Enjoy a 3rd Night Free promotion now through September 30th valid for all room types. Travelers can reserve their experience online at www.eaupalmbeach.com or by phone at 800-328-0170.
With daily direct flights from the mainland U.S., no passport required and loosened restrictions for fully vaccinated travelers, Puerto Rico is a seamless and stress-free Caribbean getaway. The Condado Collection is a portfolio of three luxury oceanfront properties (Condado Vanderbilt, Condado Ocean Club and La Concha Resort) that are perfectly situated in the heart of the Condado district, San Juan’s chic and vibrant beach town. The Condado Collection properties boast breathtaking oceanfront views and direct access to the pristine Condado Beach. From world class spa treatments and award-winning culinary destinations at Condado Vanderbilt to poolside cabanas with bottle service and live DJs at Condado Ocean Club to San Juan’s chicest nightlife destination at La Concha Resort, each of the properties has a distinct personality and unique offerings to fit any travelers’ desires. For off-property explorations, visitors can stop by one of Condado district’s various luxury boutiques or explore the historic neighborhood of Old San Juan just a short walk away.
Shutters on the Beach | Santa Monica, CA
Set on one of Southern California’s iconic stretches of coastline, Shutters on the Beach is Santa Monica’s most idyllic hotel. Shutters on the Beach has raised the bar on oceanfront luxury with desirable amenities, outstanding service and elegant experiences, including the seasonal spa treatments at ONE Spa, the Beachside Bliss picnic package, and al fresco dining at 1 Pico and Coast. Whether you are looking for a weekend staycation or a week-long getaway, Shutters always provides plenty of opportunities for all ages to relax and adventure along the coastline.
The Beverly Hilton | Beverly Hills, CA
A staple of glamour and sophistication nestled at the crossroads of the iconic Wilshire and Santa Monica Boulevards, the iconic Beverly Hilton hotel defines the Los Angeles landscape. The hotel recently completed a $35M top-to-bottom renovation to celebrate its 65th anniversary which consists of a newly renovated lobby, Presidential and Penthouse Suites. The hotel is home to the Aqua Star Pool, the largest hotel pool (93x36) in Beverly Hills that is heated to 82° year-round. A quintessential LA landmark to “see and be seen,” the Aqua Star is not only the ultimate spot for soaking up the California sun, but has also has been home to some of Hollywood’s most incredible parties and iconic moments like Angelia Jolie famously taking a dip after her 1999 Golden Globe win. The Beverly Hilton offers fabulous fresh, pool-side dining from MERCATO and a trendy rooftop dining experience courtesy of Sant’olina, a partnership with hospitality powerhouse, The h.wood Group. As an iconic staple in Hollywood history, the hotel has been the home of the Golden Globes since 1961, and has hosted Hollywood royalty, Presidents, global dignitaries and more.