Discover luxury and boutique hotels in Southern California

  1. Big Sur, United States

    Post Ranch Inn

    Style

    Dramatic cliffhanger

    Setting

    Redwood forest above the Pacific

    Price per night from (ex tax)$1,275.00

    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
  2. San Diego, United States

    Rancho Valencia

    Style

    Courting favour

    Setting

    Californian ranchlands

    Price per night from (ex tax)$799.00

    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)
  3. Santa Barbara, United States

    Belmond El Encanto

    Style

    Vintage California bungalows

    Setting

    Verdant hillside vista

    Price per night from (ex tax)$719.00

    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
  4. Los Angeles, United States

    Chateau Marmont

    Style

    Louche, luxe and legendary

    Setting

    High on Sunset

    Price per night from (ex tax)$625.00

    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
  5. Santa Monica, United States

    Santa Monica Proper

    Style

    Designer dream

    Setting

    City by the sea

    Price per night from (ex tax)$489.00

    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
  6. Los Angeles, United States

    Oceana

    Style

    Angeleno living

    Setting

    Santa Monica boulevard

    Price per night from (ex tax)$400.00

    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

    Daily breakfast for two
  7. Los Angeles, United States

    The Paramour Estate

    Style

    Silver Lake lover

    Setting

    Above Sunset

    Price per night from (ex tax)$400.00

    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

    Chocolates and a bottle of wine
  8. Santa Monica, United States

    Viceroy Santa Monica

    Style

    Elegant urban beach retreat

    Setting

    Sunny Ocean Avenue

    Price per night from (ex tax)$302.00

    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

    Welcome drinks for two; SilverSmith and GoldSmith members get a 2pm late check-out too, subject to availability
  9. Los Angeles, United States

    Sunset Tower Hotel

    Style

    Updated Hollywood classic

    Setting

    Central on the Sunset Strip

    Price per night from (ex tax)$296.25

    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 prosecco and daily breakfast for two
  10. Laguna Beach, United States

    The Ranch at Laguna Beach

    Style

    California dreamy

    Setting

    Canyons, beaches and greens

    Price per night from (ex tax)$299.00

    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

    One welcome drink – either wine or a cocktail – each