Cozy Up with Winter Lodging Specials from California Inns
Winter is one of the best times of year to visit a California boutique hotel, whether it’s for a rejuvenating break from the season’s frenzy or a chance to snuggle by a fire in an opulent pied-à-terre. This winter, California inns are offering unique packages and spectacular savings guaranteed to make a memorable getaway all the more affordable.
Inn at Newport Ranch
Celebrate mushrooms at The Inn at Newport Ranch with their Forage for Incredible Edibles package. The package features a four-hour guided UTV tour to hunt for mushrooms on the inn’s 2,000-acre private ranch. Following the hunt, a mushroom-themed picnic lunch will be served fireside with wine and tea. Later, guests will be treated to a delicious mushroom-infused dinner and have the option to inoculate their own “mushroom log” to take home. The package is available for $800 per couple (excluding accommodations), now through February 28, 2023. Book online or call 707-962-4818.
Four Sisters Collection
The Four Sisters Collection is welcoming travelers to their 17 boutique hotels in California this winter with two generous specials. The Perfect Getaway special offers 35% off stays of three nights or more, and the California Dreaming special offers 25% off any stay. Both specials are valid now and through March 9, 2023. Blackout dates and other restrictions apply. To check availability and book either special, visit the Four Sisters Collection website, or call the desired hotel directly.
The Four Sisters Collection includes Blue Lantern Inn (Dana Point), Inn at Playa Del Rey (Los Angeles), Channel Road Inn (Santa Monica), Coachman’s Inn (Carmel-by-the-Sea), Gosby House Inn and Green Gables Inn (Pacific Grove), West Cliff Inn (Santa Cruz), Milliken Creek Inn and Spa (Napa), Maison Fleurie and Lavender (Yountville), Inn at Sonoma (Sonoma), Gaige House + Ryokan (Glen Ellen), Kenwood Inn and Spa (Kenwood), Healdsburg Inn on the Plaza (Healdsburg), and Inns of Mendocino (Mendocino).
Elk Cove Inn & Spa
This winter, Elk Cove Inn & Spa is offering plenty of opportunities to save on a Mendocino Coast vacation. For guests looking to stay mid-week, the longer the stay the bigger the savings (up to 30% off for a three-night stay). And with the popular Free Tuesdays special, stays of three or more nights that include a Tuesday get Tuesday night free. Both offers are valid through March 31, 2023, and must be requested at the time of booking. Blackout dates apply. Guests can call 707-877-3321, option 1 to book.
Right now, Aurora Hotel is offering its best rates of the year with its Best of Winter special. Starting at just $399 for a two-night stay in a standard queen room, the special includes continental breakfast and round-trip transportation aboard the Catalina Express. Valid mid-week through March 7, 2023 (holidays excluded), it’s the perfect opportunity to unwind on an ocean-view rooftop deck while Catalina Island is quiet and uncrowded. To book this special offer, call the hotel directly at 310-510-0454.
Downtown L.A. Proper Hotel
For a limited time, every stay of two nights or more at Downtown L.A. Proper Hotel comes with complimentary valet parking and a $50 dining credit. Valued at $150 or more, the Holidays in LA – Embrace the Season package is the perfect chance for a restorative winter break or a festive holiday getaway. Restrictions and fees may apply, and the dining credit excludes taxes and gratuities. Visit the hotel’s website to check availability and reserve this special package.
With the “Stay and Dine” special at Lake County’s Tallman Hotel, a two-night stay from December 1, 2022, through March 30, 2023 (excluding holidays) includes a complimentary $100 gift card to the hotel’s Blue Wing Saloon Restaurant. Reservations require a one-night deposit at the time of booking. Restaurant gift cards will be presented at check-in. The offer cannot be combined with other discounts or existing reservations. To reserve, call the hotel directly at 707-275-2245 and ask for the “Stay and Dine” special.
Noyo Harbor Inn
Spend an extra day exploring the Mendocino coast with Noyo Harbor Inn’s Winter Extended Stay Special. When guests book a two-night stay at the inn, the third night is on the house. It’s the perfect opportunity to enjoy the inn’s full-service restaurant featuring California coastal cuisine, its pre-Prohibition era-inspired bar, and endless opportunities to enjoy Mendocino’s great outdoors. The special excludes holidays and is available only by calling the inn directly at 707-961-8000.
Inn at Moonlight Beach
The Inn at Moonlight Beach has put together a Self-Love Getaway for guests looking to renew themselves between the holidays. Applicable to stays from December 1 through December 20, 2022, the package includes a flower and herb warm bath ritual, a farm-to-table board, a sweet and savory honey tasting, a pot of hot Ayurvedic tea with healthy welcome snacks, and an organic breakfast basket delivered en suite each morning. Rates range from $222 for a Courtyard Suite to $288 in the Moonlight Garden. Book online using code SELF LOVE.
At the tennis-themed Courtwood Inn in Murphys, celebrate Grand Slam tournaments in style with discounted rates on rooms named for the respective tournaments. For example, guests can save 15% on stays in the Australian Open Junior Suite during the Australian Open Tennis Championships, which will be held January 17-29, 2023. The contemporary log lodge-style inn is perched on a five-acre hilltop with tennis courts and commanding views of the Sierra Foothills. Stays include a full breakfast plus a late afternoon wine and cheese reception. The discounted rates can be booked on the inn’s website or by calling 209-728-8686.