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Luxury Hotels in California

The Ritz-Carlton brings together stunning accommodations and California’s natural beauty for an unforgettable getaway.

From a natural desert oasis in Rancho Mirage to snow-capped views of peaks rising over Lake Tahoe, we provide world-class accommodations at all of our hotels and resorts in California.


  • Half Moon Bay

    Location Half Moon Bay, California

    Experience The tranquility of the California coast.

    • Outdoor fire pits overlook the Pacific
    • Dining with floor-to-ceiling ocean views
    • Legendary championship golf courses
  • Laguna Niguel

    Location Dana Point, California

    Experience Style and sophistication in Dana Point.

    • A true Southern California Surf experience
    • Delicious dining for discerning palates
    • A Top 100 spa resort by Condé Nast Traveler
  • Lake Tahoe

    Location Truckee, California

    Experience Ski-in/ski-out luxury resort located mid-mountain on Northstar California.

    • Ski Valet and Mountain Concierge
    • Family-friendly winter activities
    • Spacious luxury suites and residences
  • Los Angeles

    Location Los Angeles, California

    Experience An urban oasis in the L.A. LIVE sports and entertainment center.

    • Premier downtown LA hotel
    • Culinary innovations by celebrity chefs
    • Breathtaking skyline and mountain views
  • Marina del Rey

    Location Marina del Rey, California

    Experience One of Los Angeles’ waterfront hotels.

    • Marina views from private balconies
    • Waterside drinks and dining at Cast & Plow
    • Minutes from LA’s best attractions
  • Rancho Mirage

    Location Rancho Mirage, California

    Experience A desert oasis perched on a 650-foot bluff with mountain vistas.

    Discover The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage, a scenic luxury hotel in Palm Springs, CA, located on a 650-foot bluff overlooking a desert valley.

  • Santa Barbara

    Location Santa Barbara, California

    Experience An oceanfront resort for relaxation and adventure.

    • Oceanfront location with three pools
    • Expansive spa and wellness center
    • 70,000 square feet of event space
  • San Francisco

    Location San Francisco, California

    Experience Timeless elegance in the heart of downtown San Francisco.

    • A 20-year AAA Five Diamond award winner
    • Newly renovated guest rooms and suites
    • Historic cable car stops right outside

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Journey Into The Ritz-Carlton

From extraordinary escapes to remarkable travel memories—we invite you to journey into a world of travel, style and culture curated by The Ritz-Carlton.

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Dinner on the Edge

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