1. Big Sur, United States

    Post Ranch Inn

    Style

    Dramatic cliffhanger

    Setting

    Redwood forest above the Pacific

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    US$50 towards lunch at Sierra Mar

    Total price (ex tax)for 4 nights (ex tax)per night (ex tax)$7,800.00 for 4 nights (ex tax)$7,800.00$1,950.00$1,950.00 per night (ex tax)

  2. San Diego, United States

    Rancho Valencia

    Style

    Courting favour

    Setting

    Californian ranchlands

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    Breakfast for two each day (up to $40 a person, including tax and gratuity)

    Total price (ex tax)for 4 nights (ex tax)per night (ex tax)$5,796.00 for 4 nights (ex tax)$5,796.00$1,449.00$1,449.00 per night (ex tax)

  3. Santa Barbara, United States

    El Encanto, a Belmond Hotel

    Style

    Vintage California bungalows

    Setting

    Verdant hillside vista

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    Seasonal fruit gift, a half bottle of Santa Barbara wine and (subject to availability) a room upgrade; GoldSmiths and SilverSmiths also get one $50 spa credit a stay

    Total price (ex tax)for 4 nights (ex tax)per night (ex tax)$4,905.00 for 4 nights (ex tax)$4,905.00$1,226.25$1,226.25 per night (ex tax)

  4. California Wine Country, United States

    Carneros Resort and Spa

    Style

    Modernist home on the range

    Setting

    California's bucolic pastures new

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    Two VIP tasting passes to local wine-tasting rooms

    Total price (ex tax)for 4 nights (ex tax)per night (ex tax)$4,106.00 for 4 nights (ex tax)$4,106.00$1,026.50$1,026.50 per night (ex tax)

  5. California Wine Country, United States

    Solage

    Style

    Vine time

    Setting

    Golden Silverado

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A bottle of Napa Valley wine and $70 spa credit per room

    Total price (ex tax)for 4 nights (ex tax)per night (ex tax)$4,036.00 for 4 nights (ex tax)$4,036.00$1,009.00$1,009.00 per night (ex tax)

  6. California Wine Country, United States

    Hotel Healdsburg

    Style

    Cockle-warming wine retreat

    Setting

    Sonoma vineyard country

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A bottle of Sonoma sparkling wine on arrival

    Total price (ex tax)for 4 nights (ex tax)per night (ex tax)$2,896.00 for 4 nights (ex tax)$2,896.00$724.00$724.00 per night (ex tax)

  7. California Wine Country, United States

    North Block Hotel

    Style

    Cali-Mediterranean mix

    Setting

    Wine country’s culinary capital

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    Gift set of 6757-brand bath products and a pair of tasting certificates to a neighboring tasting room.

    Total price (ex tax)for 4 nights (ex tax)per night (ex tax)$2,775.00 for 4 nights (ex tax)$2,775.00$693.75$693.75 per night (ex tax)

  8. San Francisco, United States

    The Battery San Francisco

    Style

    Exclusive members’ club

    Setting

    The city’s hippest address

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A bottle of Battery Crush wine that's made with grapes from the hotel's vineyard in Sonoma

    Total price (ex tax)for 4 nights (ex tax)per night (ex tax)$2,363.00 for 4 nights (ex tax)$2,363.00$590.75$590.75 per night (ex tax)

  9. Los Angeles, United States

    Chateau Marmont

    Style

    Louche, luxe and legendary

    Setting

    High on Sunset

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A bottle of wine, cookies freshly baked by the chef and, subject to availability, a late check-out

    Total price (ex tax)for 4 nights (ex tax)per night (ex tax)$1,900.00 for 4 nights (ex tax)$1,900.00$475.00$475.00 per night (ex tax)

  10. Santa Monica, United States

    Santa Monica Proper

    Style

    Designer dream

    Setting

    City by the sea

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    Bottle of local wine on arrival

    Total price (ex tax)for 4 nights (ex tax)per night (ex tax)$1,866.60 for 4 nights (ex tax)$1,866.60$466.65$466.65 per night (ex tax)