Fall Travel Specials at California’s Boutique Hotels and B&Bs
In the calming space between summer’s craze and winter holidays, autumn is the perfect season for unwinding. It’s also prime time for harvesting travel deals in some of California’s top-rated destinations. Find a variety of seasonal discounts and travel packages offered at these boutique inns and B&BS around the state. Check each inn’s website for complete details, restrictions, and blackout dates.
Fall is a stunning season for a restorative getaway in Santa Ynez, and The Genevieve’s La Fête of Autumn special is the perfect excuse to go. Guests who book La Fête of Autumn will receive a 15% discount on the inn’s newly updated luxury accommodations. The fall special is valid for travel from September 1 through November 23, 2023. La Fête of Autumn cannot be combined with any other offer, promotion, or negotiated rate. Reservations can be made online or by calling 805-688-5588.
Four Sisters Inns is welcoming travelers to its 17 California inns this fall with its Escape & Explore special. This California getaway offers a 20% discount off regular room rates and includes a full breakfast, afternoon wine hour, freshly baked cookies, coffee and tea throughout the day, free WiFi, and personalized service. Escape & Explore runs from September 1 through November 16, 2023. Blackout dates may apply. The special is only available by booking online directly with Four Sisters Inns or by calling one of the inns.
Four Sisters Inns’ collection of inns 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 (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), which include Blue Door Inn, JD House, and Packard House.
The Inn at Newport Ranch is offering a sweet addition to Fort Bragg getaways this fall. The “Bee our Guest” amenity package can be added to any stay booked now through December 20, 2023, and includes a guided UTV tour with a stop at the ranch’s own bee hives and a picnic for two paired with Bee Hunter wine. A relaxing CBD massage for two caps the day. Also included is a gift bundle of local honey, flower seeds to encourage bee propagation, and locally roasted Bee Bold coffee. The Bee our Guest amenity package is priced at $900, based on double occupancy. The package price does not include accommodations, applicable taxes, and gratuities. Bee our Guest cannot be combined with any other offers. Black-out dates apply. Book online or by phone at 707-962-4818.
Mar Vista Farm + Cottages sets the scene for a grounding three-day writers workshop on the Mendocino Coast, November 30 – December 3, 2023. The getaway, Unleashing Your Story: A Coastal Writing Retreat for Every Aspiring Writer, is a creative sanctuary with featured writing coach Mark Sanford Gross. The package includes a hosted welcome reception, two group dinners, daily organized exercises and workshop sessions, one-on-one consultations with Sanford Gross, and a final piece of written work. The writing retreat is $400 per person and does not include accommodations, tax, and SVC charge. To book, add “Mar Vista Writer’s Retreat Package” to the online reservation.
Experience Lake County’s Kelseyville Pear Festival with a harvest getaway special to the Tallman Hotel. Available throughout festival week, September 25 through October 2, 2023, the Tallman Harvest Special is valid with a two-night minimum stay and includes a chilled bottle of Mt. Konocti Lady of the Lake sparkling pear wine, cheese board with local pears and walnuts, and a $50 gift card to Blue Wing Restaurant located next door. Reservations for the Tallman Harvest Special package can be made by calling the hotel directly at 707-275-2244, ext. 0. Use promo code “Pear Festival” at the time of booking. Tallman Harvest Special is subject to room availability and is for new bookings only.
Now through November 2, 2023, The Avalon Hotel on Catalina Island is offering a three-night midweek getaway for the price of two. Stay two nights and get the third night free any midweek night, based on availability. Friday and Saturday nights are excluded. The package also includes taxi transfers to and from the hotel, extended continental breakfast in the koi garden, lined bathrobes, use of beach bag and beach towels, and complimentary in-room beverages. This special is priced from $782 per couple, taxes included, and applies to new reservations only. Travel must be completed by November 2, 2023, and cannot be combined with any other offer. Reservations can be made online or by calling 310-510-7070.
Candlelight Inn is celebrating the essence of fall in Napa Valley with its Cheers to Fall getaway package. Offered from September 18 – November 18, 2023, the package includes a 10% discount on accommodations and a complimentary welcome glass of Napa Cabernet and homemade pumpkin brownies. Guests are also treated to the inn’s decadent gourmet breakfast served daily. The Cheers to Fall special is subject to availability and blackout dates. Reservations can be made online.
For travelers interested in a fall Russian River getaway with a cannabis twist, Mine + Farm is hosting a two-day infused retreat from September 29 – October 1. Cannescape is a specially curated getaway designed to showcase the myriad applications of cannabis and CBD, including infused foods and wellness practices. Cannescape includes two nights of accommodations; a cannabis and CBD happy hour welcome reception; a six-course dinner; two, two-course breakfasts, interactive cooking demonstrations; and yoga classes. The retreat is priced from $1,200 per person in a Queen Room (total $2,400 for 2) or $1,400 per person in a King Room (total $2,800 for 2). Prices are for two guests in total. Due to the limited number of rooms at Mine + Farm, tickets are sold in pairs. Reservations can be booked online.
Travel this fall to Solvang to experience the vibrant hues of the rolling hills, satisfy your inner sommelier, and celebrate the freshness of harvest season. With The Landsby’s Harvest Season Hygge special, you can save 15% on stays between September 4 and November 23, 2023. The discount is subject to availability and is not valid on existing reservations, group, or corporate rate bookings. The special may not be combined with other offers or discounts. Blackout dates apply. Reservations can be made online or by calling 805-688-3121.
At ForFriends Inn & Village in Santa Ynez, enjoy three nights for the price of two in any bungalow at ForFriends Village. The third free night offers more time to be pampered by the inn, check out more restaurants and wineries, sightsee, or just hang out. The offer is valid now through March 31, 2024, and applies to new reservations only in a ForFriends Village bungalow. It may not be combined with any other offers or discounts. Book online using promo code NIGHT3 or call ForFriends Inn at 805-693-0303.