From the hit television series Romantic Inns of America comes the ultimate romantic tour of America's most charming inns and small hotels. Included are surprising behind the scenes visits to famous - and undiscovered - inns, revealing culinary tips from award-winning "inn chefs," fascinating interviews with innkeepers - plus: refreshing romantic adventures from wine-tasting to ballooning... from mountain riding to tide-pooling!
Jam-packed with colorful graphics, destination maps, and breathtaking footage of California's most remarkable inns, Romantic Inns of America is your distinctive "inn guide" to the most delightful places to stay - and romantic things to do - in your favorite regions. Hosted by Judith Moen. Romantic Inns of America - California takes you to:
Sonoma County - We visit Madrona Manor, an elegant Victorian mansion in the heart of the Sonoma wine country... Timberhill Ranch, a secluded getaway surrounded by forests and wildlife sanctuaries... and The Inn at Occidental, home to the world's fluffiest beds.
San Mateo Coastside - We explore the San Mateo coastside and visit a few of the areas most stunning inns including The Seal Cove Inn, a picturesque "Oasis of Luxury"... The Pillar Point Inn famed for its panoramic views... and The Cypress Inn where exploring nature can be an elegant experience.
Monterey Peninsula - Our Monterey Peninsula journey takes us to Stonepine, known for its old world elegance... The Seven Gables Inn with its grand views... and The Jabberwock where you can revel in the romance of "nonsense."
Santa Barbara, California - We visit Santa Barbara home to Presidents and movie stars. Our first stop is The Ballard Inn nestled in the foothills of the Santa Ynez Mountains...then its off to The Inn on Summer Hill, a quiet retreat just minutes from the sea...and finally we'll stop at the quaint, Cheshire Cat which offers a little bit of whimsy and a lot of sophisticated charm.
Southern California Coast - Visit The Seal Beach Inn known for its old world beauty...The Venice Beach House, once a favorite haunt of Charlie Chaplin... and The Blue Lantern Inn offering some of the most spectacular views of the California coastline.