Sometimes you need a getaway and a family vacation just won't cut it. That's when the beauty of an adults-only resort comes in handy. These luxurious, child-free resorts are the perfect setting for the ultimate romantic escape.
Rugged cliffs, sandy beaches, and lush hiking trails make California one of the most beautiful states to spend time with your significant other. After visiting top hotels across the state, we evaluated how they stacked up against the competition — from the coziness of the rooms, to the serene atmosphere by the pool. Take a look at the most romantic resorts in California and start planning your amorous getaway!
Written by Freddy Sherman and Carri Wilbanks. Southern California, stretching roughly from San Diego to Santa Barbara, offers a wide range of beach resort experiences. There are grand, historic resorts like San Diego's Hotel del Coronado, which sits right on the sand, and Santa Barbara's grande dame Four Seasons Santa Barbara The Biltmore, which is perched above a tranquil beach and done up in Spanish-colonial style. The area's beach resorts appeal to couples seeking a romantic getaway or families looking for an activity-filled vacation.
Jump to navigation. Vacations can be about the kids, about family, about taking advantage of a work trip. These pamper-perfect destinations make sure that you have that dream getaway that you deserve, with choices ranging from casbah-like desert retreats to endless ocean views from your private balcony.
Whether your destination is an all-inclusive, offering a balmy stretch of beach, a cozy cabin, or simply a stay sans -kids, these romantic getaways are sure to strengthen your bond. An all-inclusive, all-suite resort, with every room facing the ocean and its gorgeous sunsets. The resort has one outdoor central pool and two infinity pools, as well as a 13, square-foot spa with treatments including hydrotherapy, Abhyanga massage, and facials with caviar extract and diamond.
Nobody ever pictured their vacation as an Olympic games event testing their patience. Round 2: Tantrum at the dinner table behind you because there are no Oreos on the menu. Round 3: Being splashed by a cannonball as you attempt to gradually slip into the cold pool water.
Pick your preferred language. We speak English and 42 other languages. All guest rooms at East Canyon Hotel and Spa include a seating area, a private bathroom, bathrobes and free toiletries. The Grand Suite includes a spa bath.