Explore the West Coast in all its glory, with the outstanding Californian landscape at every turn. From the famous Golden Gate Bridge to the vineyards of Napa Valley and the rugged coastline of the Big Sur, it’s no wonder that California tops bucket-lists all over the world, especially for driving enthusiasts. The peaks and plummet of the cliffs, the winding roads and the views out to the Pacific, when complemented by first-class accommodation and service, allows this destination to continue to be a classic amongst discerning travelers.
Where to stay: Post Ranch Inn, Big Sur
Known for its award-winning organic architecture that embraces the dramatic beauty of the Big Sur coastline, Post Ranch Inn perches 1,200 feet above the Pacific Ocean, encircled by towering redwoods and majestic mountains. This property has reached iconic status and is one of California’s best. With 40 secluded guest rooms, suites and private houses, each features a wood-burning fireplace, private deck and indoor spa tub. Enjoy an array of activities including morning yoga, rejuvenating spa treatments, ocean-view basking pools, hiking and highly stargazing. Don’t leave without an evening in the celebrated Sierra Ma restaurant, a recipient of Wine Spectator’s Grand Award.
Exclusive benefits include: upgarde on arrival, daily buffet breakfast for up to two in-room guests, and $100 USD resort or hotel credit.
Where to stay: Farmhouse Inn, Sonoma Wine Country
Centrally located to both Sonoma and Napa Valley, this 25-room boutique hotel is the best of both worlds, combining the warmth and hospitality of a family-owned B&B with the services of a 5-star luxury hotel. Featuring a farm-to-table Michelin starred dining experience, organic spa treatments and world-famous Sonoma bath products, Farmhouse Inn also offers Winery Partner Programs with top Russian River Valley Pinot Noir producers – all offer guests complimentary VIP experiences. You can also gain insider knowledge on a day tour with one of the hotel’s sommeliers.
Exclusive benefits include: upgrade on arrival, $30 breakfast credit per day, per doom, and $100 spa services credit.
*All benefits subject to availability, terms and conditions apply.+