Looking for a great San Diego luxury resort? There are four 5 star resorts that all receive fantastic reviews. All have great golf courses and spas. Take a look below at our top recommendations.
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This secluded resort is 25 miles north of San Diego. The spa features cutting-edge non-invasive skin therapies. It's set on 40 acres in a canyon and 8 miles from the beach.
There's a championship golf course nearby. This resort has a "world-renowned" tennis program. The 49 suites are in the style of early California haciendas. They have private patios and large bathrooms
Reviewers say: fantastic food, outstanding spa and spa facility, close enough to major attractions, amazing privacy and comfort, tranquil and serene. (This resort gets excellent reviews with many noting it's tranquility.)
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Located next to the Torrey Pines Golf Course and facing the ocean. This San Diego luxury resort is close to Sea World and shopping in La Jolla.
There's a championship golf course (previous U.S. Open), a full-service spa, hiking at the nearby nature reserve, a games room and a pool suitable for kids.
Guest rooms have leather easy chairs, Egyptian-cotton linens, have golf course or courtyard views and are spacious. The buildings are in the Craftsman style with a lot of use of wood.
Reviewers say: beautiful and unique property, great spa therapists, excellent golf course, great service and concierge. (This resort generally receives great reviews.)
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Fairmont Grand Del Mar is located north of San Diego on 24 acres in a canyon preserve. It's 6 miles from the beaches and downtown Del Mar.
There's a large full-service spa, a Tom Fazio designed golf course, 4 outdoor pools, jogging trails, tennis courts and a croquet lawn. For kids, there's a children's program and an activity center.
The resort is Mediterranean inspired. Guest rooms are decorated in wood and earth tones. They have marble baths and jetted tubs.
Reviewers say: great newer resort - no expense spared in building it, beautiful property, very elegant, rooms are very quiet, rooms are top notch, staff attentive and cordial.
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The Park Hyatt Aviara is a just-outside-San Diego luxury resort and in Carlsbad. It overlooks the Pacific ocean and Batiquitos Lagoon. It's close to both Legoland and Seaworld.
Here you'll find an Arnold Palmer designed golf course, a full-service spa, fitness center, complimentary children's program and children's amenities, tennis center, pools and 4 restaurants.
The resort has Spanish Colonial architecture that blends in with the surroundings. The 327 guest rooms have furnished balconies or terraces and are decorated in muted, natural colors.
Reviewers say: flawless service, great outdoor bar overlooking the ocean, great check-in and reception, family friendly, adults only pool great, good for business conference.
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If you're still on the hunt for a great San Diego luxury resort, there are some great 4 star resorts to choose from.
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Beside SeaWorld, great for families, beach and bungalows.
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