Late fall and winter is the perfect time to score a great deal on a getaway to a California bed and breakfast or boutique hotel. As the temperature drops and the summer crowds disperse, CABBI members are serving up their best discounts for midweek and multi-night stays.
School may have started, but there’s plenty of summer sunshine left on Catalina Island. Guests can save on an escape to the island with one of Catalina Island Inn’s
fall specials. The inn’s Fall Fling Package includes lodging for two for one night, round-trip boat transportation on the Catalina Express, and taxi transfers to and from the hotel. Rates start at $145.10 per person for a basic queen room; king balcony rooms and suites start at $170.30 per person. The Fall Fling Package is valid Sunday through Thursday, excluding Jazz Trax, through October 26, 2017. Also, now through December 30, 2017, all rooms and suites at the inn are 50% off midweek. Guests can save up $210 on king suites or $195 on king balcony rooms. The discount is valid Sunday through Thursday only, excluding holidays and Jazz Trax dates. Call 800-246-8134 to reserve.
Roll up your pant legs and prepare to compete toe-to-toe in the annual Calaveras Grape Stomp in Murphys October 6-7, 2017. Book a two night stay that weekend with the Courtwood Inn, and the inn will sponsor their guests in the grape stomp competition by covering their entry fee (a value of $70) and providing two free Courtwood Inn “Ripit!” t-shirts. The event is held in conjunction with the Gold Rush Street Faire. Just a mile and a half from historic downtown Murphys, Courtwood Inn is a newly-built, cedar log lodge with five luxurious guest rooms and beautiful views of the foothills. For more details about the grape stomp and to make a reservation at the inn, call 209-728-8686.
Savor the changing colors and beautiful weather of Sonoma wine country in the fall with specials from Farmhouse Inn. With the inn’s Complimentary Tuesday in Wine Country special, guests staying three or more nights in a premium king room that includes a Tuesday night stay will receive Tuesday night free. The special is valid through October 27, 2017. The inn’s Midweek Play Hooky special offers up to 30% off best available rates for midweek stays. The special is valid for Sunday through Thursday nights through March 31, 2018. The Farmhouse inn is a Four Diamond boutique luxury inn near Healdsburg with a Michelin-starred restaurant and spa. To reserve either special, call 707-887-3300.
Enjoy the fall harvest in Napa Valley with Mount View Hotel & Spa’s Fall into Harvest Special Package. The package includes a one-night stay in a winery suite or cottage ($339 value), two 50-minute Mount View massages ($250 value), and breakfast vouchers for the inn’s on-site restaurant, Johnny’s ($20 value). The package is just $519, a savings of $90. Mount View Hotel & Spa is nestled in downtown Calistoga and features a spa, heated pool, mineral whirlpool, cabanas, and relaxing gardens. The offer is valid Sunday through Thursday nights through October 31, 2017. The offer is subject to availability and may not be combined with any other offer or used toward existing reservations. Call 707.942.6877 to reserve or book online with promo code FALL.
Escape to Palm Springs this fall and enjoy 15% off any single weekday night stay at Los Arboles Hotel with its Short ‘N Sweet special. The charming historic resort features a heated pool, Jacuzzi, room service and is located within walking distance of downtown’s shopping, dining and nightlife. The 15% discount is available for all room types, Monday through Thursday, now until December 28, 2017, excluding holidays. The special cannot be combined with other deals or promotions. Blackout dates and additional restrictions apply. To make a reservation, call 760-459-3605 or book online with promo code SWEET.
Enjoy a complimentary lunch and wine tasting in Paso Robles’ wine country courtesy of Orchard Hill Farm. Stay three nights or more nights at the inn and the inn will pick up the tab for lunch and a wine tasting at Niner Winery or Bella Luna. Orchard Hill Farm is an elegant, three-room inn located in heart of Paso Robles’ west side wine region. The inn welcomes guests with a bottle of local wine and a cheese plate upon arrival and serves a wonderful farm-to-table breakfast each morning. The special is valid for the month of September. Call 805-239-9680 to make a reservation.
Colorful foliage, migrating birds, and other wildlife viewing opportunities make fall a great time to visit the Donner Lake Inn in Truckee. The inn’s Wednesday special rate for the month of September makes it even more appealing. Queen rooms are just $149 plus tax on each Wednesday, based on double occupancy. The special is valid on Wednesday night stays only through September 30, 2017. Nestled alongside Gregory Creek across from Donner Lake, the inn provides an ideal base for exploring nearby hiking and horseback riding trails and cycling along the Truckee River as the seasons change. Call 530-587-5574 and mention SEPWED 17 to reserve.
Perched on the northern-most stretch of Highway 1, Westport Hotel is offering a three-stay night for the price of two this fall. Plus, book two or more nights in an ocean balcony room and receive a free appetizer in the hotel’s restaurant, the Old Abalone Pub, and free passes to the Mendocino Botanical Gardens. The handsomely restored hotel offers six rooms upstairs, all with ocean views and private baths. A stay at the inn includes breakfast and use of the sauna. Across the road, stairs lead to a hidden beach. For reservations, call 707-964-3688.
Vendange Carmel Inn & Suites is offering a 15% discount on midweek stays this fall. The small boutique inn is nestled in Carmel and descends from a strong heritage of wine. Each of the unique, wine-themed guest rooms is sponsored by a different local winery, which is reflected in the décor. The inn offers weekly wine tastings from local wineries and a complimentary breakfast each morning. The 15% discount is valid Monday through Thursday and excludes holidays. To receive the discount, guest must book directly with the inn by calling 831-624-6400 and mentioning the special.