5 best luxury hotels in socal

By: Leila Najafi

waldorf astoria monarch beach

This quiet retreat is perfect for families or couples. 


park hyatt aviara

The hotel recently underwent a full renovation with all new guest rooms. There is also an adults-only pool and a water slide at the kid's pool! 


The Ritz-Carlton laguna Niguel

Check out the 180Blu bar for spectacular sunset views.


the resort at Pelican hill 

This hotel boasts one of the most stunning pools I've ever seen!


 el encanto, a belmdond hotel

A five-star resort tucked away in Santa Barbara with an infinity pool. Guests also love the private bungalows.


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