San Francisco is approximately a 5 1/2 hr drive or 45 minute flight from LA. It's the perfect distance for a girls getaway, couples retreat, or family weekend and with this being one of the greatest times to visit the bay area, there's no time for a recharge like the present. Experience fantastic weather, fall foliage and phenomenal packages. Here is some of the best of what's currently being offered.
Sips & Saddles at Toll House Hotel, Los Gatos
Celebrate California Wine Month with vino and adventure. Enjoy a scenic horseback ride just 25 minutes from downtown San Jose in the Saratoga foothills and sip on some of the finest wines in the country. Enjoy a guided horseback ride through Cooper-Garrod Estate Vineyards and the Fremont Older Mid-Peninsula Open Space Preserve on the eastern slopes of the Santa Cruz Mountains facing San Jose.
•Scenic horseback ride (approx. 90 minutes)
•5-flight wine tasting
Rates starting from $415 per night. Taxes and fees are additional. Other restrictions may apply.
Taste of Wine Country at Casa Madrona Hotel & Spa, Sausalito
Delight in the fanciful flavors of Wine Country in the heart of quaint Sausalito. With the Taste of Wine Country Package, guests can explore the best wine California has to offer by exploring the beautiful two-floor tasting room and art gallery, Bacchus & Venus, overlooking the San Francisco Bay and harbor.
The package includes:
•2 nights luxurious accommodations in a charming Courtyard guest room
•Choice of guided wine flight and cheese pairing at Bacchus & Venus or a portable cheese tray with a bottle of California wine to enjoy privately in-room
•Welcome amenity filled with local flavors
•10% off any treatment at the Spa at Casa Madrona
•10% off any item at Bachhus & Venus
Rates starting from $249 per night. Taxes and fees are additional. Two-night minimum stay required
Shop Till You Drop at Hotel Abri, San Francisco
Escape to the heart of San Francisco, one of America's best shopping cities, to splurge on eating, dining and shopping. Located just steps away from Union Square, Hotel Abri offers girlfriends the opportunity to experience the excitement of a city with chic accommodations and lively scene. The knowledgeable staff know the best spots in the city for shopping, girls nights out and sight-seeing. With prime location and funky vibe, Hotel Abri delivers the future of urban hospitality in the heart of San Francisco.
•$25 gift card to Westfield Mall and new Hotel Abri canvas bag
•Use of shopping bag valet program
•Post-Shopping Break coupon – good for a refreshing beer, wine or a cocktail along with a tasty appetizer from the bar menu at Puccini & Pinetti.
Rates starting from $314 per night. Taxes and fees are additional. Other restrictions may apply. Based on availability. Subject to black-out dates.
Adventure on Angel Island package at The Lodge at Tiburon
Across the spectacular San Francisco Bay, The Lodge at Tiburon is a simple, sublime escape from the bustle of the city. Only steps away from the ferry docks, The Lodge is a quaint retreat nestled among the cafés, boutiques and galleries of Tiburon and is adorned with relaxing décor and an inviting ambiance. This hidden retreat offers quintessential Northern California experience at its best.
•Two round trip ferry tickets
•Bike rentals so you can discover the history and adventure of Angel Island
•Energize with our provided Picnic Pack
•Enjoy the other fantastic hotel amenities
•Deluxe Room accommodations
Rates starting from $289 per night. Taxes and fees are additional. Other restrictions may apply.
Posted on Fri, October 4, 2013
by Elise Edwards filed under