AnnaMaria Stephens

AnnaMaria Stephens

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The 12 Best Hotel Bars in San Diego

The 12 Best Hotel Bars in San Diego

For many travelers, a noteworthy bar takes a hotel stay to the next level, whether it's a dimly-lit nook of a wine bar or a perch in the sky with panoramic ...
San Diego's 10 Best Hotels on the Bay

San Diego's 10 Best Hotels on the Bay

San Diego offers more than beautiful California coastline. It also has two bays. We've picked some of the best options for where to stay.
The Pendry

The Pendry

$$$ | California | San Diego
A fairly new arrival to the San Diego scene, The Pendry has a great location and impeccable style.
Hotel Republic San Diego

Hotel Republic San Diego

$$ | California | San Diego
Hotel Republic, part of the upscale Autograph Collection, is a stylish new addition to San Diego's hotel scene.
Hyatt Regency Lake Washington

Hyatt Regency Lake Washington

$$ | Washington | Seattle
With stylish modern guestrooms and stellar views of Lake Washington, this Hyatt is a luxurious lodging option.
The Heathman in Kirkland

The Heathman in Kirkland

$$ | Washington | Kirkland
This chic boutique hotel in Kirkland, on the east side of Lake Washington, is just a few blocks from the waterfront.
Kimpton Palladian Hotel

Kimpton Palladian Hotel

$$ | Washington | Seattle
With a hip design and an ideal location, the boutique Kimpton Palladian Hotel offers equal parts style and convenience.
Hotel Ballard

Hotel Ballard

$$ | Washington | Seattle
Away from the city's tourist-dense areas, Hotel Ballard offers elegant style and an authentically Seattle experience.
Westgate Hotel

Westgate Hotel

$$$ | California | San Diego
A modern high-rise near Horton Plaza hides San Diego's most opulent old-world-style hotel, featuring a lobby outfitted with bronze sculptures
Western Inn–Old Town

Western Inn–Old Town

$ | California | San Diego
It’s nothing fancy, but the Western Inn offers good value in a convenient location on the edge of Old Town.
U.S. Grant

U.S. Grant

$$ | California | San Diego
Built in 1910, the U.S. Grant is straight-up eye candy, from the stately exterior to the elegant guestrooms.
The 12 Best Hotel Bars in San Diego

The 12 Best Hotel Bars in San Diego

For many travelers, a noteworthy bar takes a hotel stay to the next level, whether it's a dimly-lit nook of a wine bar or a perch in the sky with panoramic ...
San Diego's 10 Best Hotels on the Bay

San Diego's 10 Best Hotels on the Bay

San Diego offers more than beautiful California coastline. It also has two bays. We've picked some of the best options for where to stay.