Located in an upscale residential community near Del Mar and La Jolla, this Spanish hacienda-style resort enclave is 30 minutes north of San Diego. Lush grounds contain 49 casitas with cathedral ceilings, fireplaces, colorfully tiled baths with soaking tubs and private garden patios. Some lodgings also come with Jacuzzis. The romantic Veladora indoor-outdoor restaurant offers an innovative menu of Mediterranean-inspired “Coastal Ranch” cuisine supported by an exceptional wine list. Other dining options include the lively Pony Room bistro and cocktail bar. The property also offers a heated outdoor pool and 18 pristine tennis courts, plus a yoga pavilion, Pilates studio, state-of-the-art gym and adults-only pool. The world-class spa books up quickly, so be sure to make reservations far in advance.
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Lowest Rate: Agave Suite, $640; Editor’s Choice: Palm Suite, $970.
Access to spa and fitness facilities; Fitness classes; Access to Porsche fleet; Daily fresh orange juice; Daily newspaper; Valet parking; Wi-Fi
Travel benefits are available when booking through our partner Andrew Harper Travel.
In order to offer you the highest level of service, online booking is currently not available. Please call Andrew Harper Travel at (800) 375-4685, or contact the hotel directly, for reservations.
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