Montage Resort in Laguna Beach, California

Set on an oceanfront bluff with breathtaking panoramas of California’s iconic coastline, Montage Laguna Beach is just a one-hour drive south of Los Angeles or north of San Diego, and currently open, making it an ideal getaway from either city. Fully renovated in 2019, the property features Craftsman-style architecture and bright, cheery rooms with ocean-view balconies so you can inhale the fresh, irresistible ocean air from the comfort of your feathertop bed. With 30 acres of lush landscaping and adjacent to a gorgeous park with many meditative walking paths, suddenly the stunning beaches below have some competition. No matter how you choose to spend your time away, we think you’ll agree: what a place to unwind.

Private perks: Upgrade upon booking, welcome amenity, $60 daily breakfast credit, $100 spa credit, early check-in, late check-out, complimentary wifi, and more.