With election season heating up we have the run down of some of the best presidential suites in Southern California where you can live it up in POTUS style.
Here are the top accommodations on offer at a selection of the best hotels and resorts around.
Hotel: Omni La Costa Resort & Spa, Carlsbad, CA
Name of Top Suite: Presidential Suite
Description: With a history of hosting political figures and the Hollywood elite dating back to its opening in 1965, Omni La Costa Resort & Spa has rich experience in treating guests as VIPs. Following a $50 million renovation in 2011, La Costa’s two presidential suites received a complete makeover and were designed by Deniece Duscheone. Starting at $1,499 per night and offering 3,011 square feet, La Costa’s California-glam Presidential Suites feature expansive rooms and magnificent panoramic vistas, creating a bright and airy atmosphere punctuated by pops of bright color. The spacious living room includes floor-to-ceiling windows opening to breathtaking views of the golf course, a cozy sitting area with fireplace, dining area with seating for up to six people, a complete wet bar with kitchen and four extended balconies. Each of the bedrooms has its own sitting area and private marble bathrooms. This election season the resort is even offering guests the presidential treatment with a “Stay Like a President” offer that provides travelers 20.16% off luxury select suites including the Presidential Suite on key political dates including the First Presidential Debate (Monday, Sept 26), Vice Presidential Debate (Tuesday, Oct 4), Second Presidential Debate (Sunday, Oct 9), Third Presidential Debate (Wednesday, Oct 19) and Presidential Election (Tuesday, Nov 8).
Hotel Name: The Beverly Hilton, Beverly Hills, CA
Name of Top Suite: The Presidential Suite
Description of Suite: This historic three-room suite has hosted presidents, dignitaries and royalty from around the world. The 1,870 square foot room includes a master bedroom, dining room, spa-inspired bathroom, library and more, featuring an ornate fireplace and custom-made European furniture. The Presidential Suite can also be combined with up to two Luxury King Suites and the Governor’s Suite to create a 3,387-square-foot, four-bedroom residence. Starting rate is $5,000 nightly.
Hotel: Ojai Valley Inn & Spa, Ojai, CA
Name of Top Suite: Spa Penthouse Suites
Description: This luxurious retreat in Southern California’s uniquely bohemian-glam Ojai Valley has been a favorite getaway for US presidents since 1923, hosting Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, Gerald Ford and the Reagans. The resort’s Spa Penthouse Suites offer the ultimate in privacy and luxury. The two 1500 square foot suites are located atop Spa Ojai and are only accessed via private key controlled elevator to the penthouse level. These suites are well appointed with Egyptian sateen finished sheets, down comforters and pillows, fine bamboo terry, plush Turkish cotton robes, and an exclusive line of bath products created in the resorts apothecary. They boast a private meditation loft; grand terraces with amazing views, private outdoor whirlpools and multiple indoor and outdoor fireplaces. Rates for the Spa Penthouse Suites begin at $2500 per night.
Hotel Name, Location: Monarch Beach Resort, Dana Point, CA
Name of Top Suite: Presidential Ocean
Description of Suite (include nightly rate): At 3,100 square feet, the suites boast multiple balconies overlooking the Pacific, including a spacious terrace with a fireplace, and world-renowned artwork throughout. The expansive living room features a fireplace, grand piano and study corner, while the adjoining dining room has a generously-proportioned dining or conference table with seating for ten. The Suite’s master bedroom features a flat screen TV that rises from the foot of the bed, a walk-in closet and an all-marble master bath with separate soothing steam shower and Jacuzzi tub. Starting rate: $5000
Hotel Name: La Quinta Resort & Club, a Waldorf Astoria Resort, La Quinta, CA
Name of Top Suite: Eisenhower and El Presidente Suites
Eisenhower Suite: So capacious and elegant is this 1,600 square ft. suite that President Eisenhower chose to stay here for his first vacation after leaving office. Now guests can stay in this historic suite, entertain in a living room with fireplace, relax in a separate master bedroom with fireplace and oversized bath, and walk out their front door to the recently renovated Eisenhower pool.
El Presidente Suite: Swaying palm trees and gorgeous mountain views enhance the ambiance of the 2,000 square ft. El Presidente Suite’s private courtyard featuring a pool and hot spa. Step inside and relax in a living room with soft leather chairs, an entertainment center and fireplace. The master bedroom and the adjoining one-bedroom guest house each offer a fireplace and butler’s pantry. Every detail from the high, wood-beam ceilings to the hand-painted vases and tiles that decorate each room, is perfectly thought out and beautiful.
Hotel Name: Hyatt Regency La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
Name of Top Suite: VIP Suite
Description of Suite: Following a $12 million rooms renovation that distinctly embraces the jewel city of La Jolla, guests entertain with ease in the VIP Suite at Hyatt Regency La Jolla. Admire magnificent views of the glistening, Junior Olympic-sized pool or restaurant row from this sophisticated 1,540-square-foot suite. The suite features bright, stylish West Coast décor complimented pristine furnishings, including one king-sized Hyatt Grand Bed® with deluxe linens over plush pillow top mattresses. The bedroom connects to a large parlor with an oversized dining table for six, sitting area with sofas, oversized armchairs and a wet bar with refrigerator. Bathrooms feature marble whirlpools, walk-in showers, granite counters, double sinks and plush robes.
Hotel Name: Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort and Spa, Huntington Beach, CA
Name of Top Suite: There are three Presidential Suites at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa, each with a totally different design concept and each featuring panoramic Pacific Ocean views
Description of Suites: Starting rate: $5,000
· Andalusian Suite: A sun inspired palette of warmth throughout, paired with richer wood tones that features brighter hues of yellow, orange and rust, along with contemporary fabric patterns to achieve a fresh Mediterranean feel.
· Contemporary: Existing clean and contemporary lines were elevated by adding a fresh, sophisticated, “loft-like” element, while still providing a warm yet sleek experience.
· Beach House: Designed to embody the feel of a beach home … casual, comfortable and breezy. Driftwood tones and textures are dotted with softer blues and pops of orange and ocean artifacts are treated as sculptures.