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Family Holiday to California
Hays Faraway Extras
Includes 8 Days Car Hire | Shuttle Bus Transfers included from the hotel in San Francisco to San Francisco Airport | May Half Term School Holidays
Why book...
  • Spend time in five of California's most iconic places - Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Pismo Beach, Monterey, and San Francisco
  • Be entertained at Los Angeles' Disneyland, Disney California Adventure Park, and Downtown Disney
  • Visit Santa Barbara Zoo, Pismo Beach Pier, and Monterey Bay Aquarium
  • Shop at San Francisco's amazing Westfield Mall and see the Golden Gate Bridge on San Francisco Bay
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Four nights in Anaheim, California, one night in Santa Barbara, one night in Pismo Beach, two nights in Monterey, and three nights in San Francisco

Your 11-night Family Holiday to California gets underway with your flight from the UK to Los Angeles. Pick up your hire car and drive to Clarion Hotel Anaheim Resort Hotel for a four-night stay. This family-friendly hotel is located in Los Angeles' entertainment district, with easy access to fun times at Disneyland, Disney California Adventure Park, and Downtown Disney.

On Day 5, drive to Santa Barbara and check into Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara for one night. The beach and Stearns Wharf are close by and you'll also have access to Santa Barbara Zoo and Santa Barbara Mission. Travel to Pismo Beach and check into the oceanfront SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel for a one-night stay. You'll find Pismo Beach Pier, Monarch Butterfly Grove, and Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa within easy reach.

Day 7, drive to Best Western De Anza Inn in Monterey for a two-night stay; just minutes away from Cannery Row, Pebble Beach, and the world-renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium. Fly to San Francisco and transfer to The Park Central San Francisco for three nights. The hotel is just a short walk from San Francisco's famous cable cars, with AT&T Park, TransAmerica Pyramid, Westfield Mall, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and the famous Pier 39 nearby too.

On Day 12, you'll fly back to the UK with many memories to treasure of your trip!

Itinerary
Day 1 - 5UK - Anaheim, Los Angeles
Day 5 - 6Santa Barbara
Day 6 - 7Pismo Beach
Day 7 - 9Monterey
Day 9 - 11San Francisco
Day 12San Francisco - UK
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Day 1 - 5 - UK - Anaheim, Los Angeles

Fly from the UK to Los Angeles and pick up your hire car. Drive to Clarion Hotel Anaheim Resort Hotel and check-in for a four-night room-only stay in a Standard Room. This family-friendly hotel is located in Los Angeles' entertainment district, with easy access to fun times at Disneyland, Disney California Adventure Park, and Downtown Disney.

The facilities at Clarion Anaheim Resort include: a fitness centre, outdoor heated pool, gift shop, restaurant, lounge/bar, tour desk, laundry services, outdoor parking, complimentary Wi-Fi, and valet cleaning service.

Clarion Anaheim Resort offers a poolside service where you can grab a snack during the day to keep refreshed. Palm Tree Café is a casual on-site eatery which provides breakfast and dinner, and kids can eat free.

There are a total of 284 luxury rooms at Clarion Anaheim Resort which all include a fridge, premium bedding, sofa bed, flat-screen television, coffee-maker, in-room movies, and HBO and Disney channels.


Day 5 - 6 - Santa Barbara

Travel from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara. Check into Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara for a one-night room-only stay in a Standard Room. This classic California Spanish Revival-style hotel began life as Hotel Virginia in 1917 and sits in a convenient location in downtown Santa Barbara. The beach and Stearns Wharf are close by and you'll also have access to Santa Barbara Zoo and Santa Barbara Mission.

Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara boasts a wealth of on-site facilities, including: a restaurant with outdoor balcony, Wi-Fi access, complimentary breakfast, off-site restaurant delivery service, room service, bike hire, daily and valet parking, 24-hour fitness gym, reception, concierge services, daily housekeeping, luggage storage, and wake-up calls.

Start the day with hot cup of coffee and a cinnamon roll from the complimentary Express Start Breakfast Bar or check out the expanded buffet with biscuits and gravy, eggs, bacon, cereal and a variety of pastries; you can also dine on the restaurant's outdoor balcony. Complimentary coffee is available in the lobby and an off-site restaurant delivery service and room service are also available.

The hotel has a total of 61 guest rooms. Standard rooms come with complimentary Wi-Fi access, 32-inch flat-panel satellite/cable television with premium channels, triple-sheeted beds, microwave, mini fridge, blackout shades, iron/ironing board, separate hanging closet, heating/air-conditioning controls, bathroom with toiletries, hairdryer, bathtub, and separate walk-in shower, coffee maker, iPod docking station with clock radio, complimentary local calls, CD player, direct-dial telephone with voicemail, complimentary morning newspaper, and coffee/tea supplies.


Day 6 - 7 - Pismo Beach

Drive from Santa Barbara to Pismo Beach. Check into SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel for a one-night room-only stay in a Standard Room. This oceanfront hotel is your home away from home and the perfect overnight getaway. You'll find Pismo Beach Pier, Monarch Butterfly Grove, and Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa within easy reach.

SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel is the ideal spot to relax and offers: a heated outdoor swimming pool, terrace with sun loungers, three outdoor hot tubs, direct access to the beach, terrace with three gas barbecues, fire pits, and lounge furniture, rooftop terrace with glass walls, fire pits, and lounge furniture, restaurant, complimentary continental breakfast and hot drinks with fresh-baked cookies in the lobby, and complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access throughout.

Fuel your day with a complimentary daily continental breakfast featuring a hot oatmeal bar, cold cereals, yogurt, whole fresh fruit, hard boiled eggs, assorted pastries, toasts, waffles, juices, and hot coffee and tea. You can prepare and cook your own food at the hotel's three gas barbecues on the outdoor terrace. There is also a ThirstAid in-room drinks service at your disposal.

The hotel has a total of 158 guest rooms ranging from Standard Two Queens Rooms to Signature Deluxe and Spa Deluxe King Rooms. Standard Rooms come with a microwave, fridge, Keurig® coffee maker, iPod docking station, flat-panel HDTV with DirectTV, balcony or patio (no sea view), individually-controlled air-conditioning/heating, powercube, hairdryer, and complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access and local calls.


Day 7 - 9 - Monterey

Drive from Pismo Beach to Monterey and check into Best Western De Anza Inn for a two-night room-only stay in a Standard Room. This small and friendly hotel boasts a wealth of on-site facilities and is just minutes away from Monterey's historic Cannery Row, Pebble Beach, and the world-renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium.

The facilities at Best Western De Anza Inn include: a seasonal outdoor heated swimming pool, ice/vending machines, 24-hour reception, complimentary Wi-Fi access throughout, disabled and outdoor parking, and a business centre. Start the day with a complimentary continental breakfast with a choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, and hot items.

There are 43 well-appointed guest rooms at Best Western De Anza Inn. Standard Rooms offer a microwave, fridge, cable satellite television, complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access, AM/FM alarm clock, coffee/tea maker with gourmet coffee, hairdryer, iron/ironing board, toiletries, telephone with complimentary local calls under 30 minutes and long distance and voicemail access, wake-up calls, and desk/work area with lamp.


Day 9 - 11 - San Francisco

Drive to the airport and drop off your hire car. Fly to San Francisco and transfer to The Park Central San Francisco for a three-night room-only stay in a Standard Room. This contemporary hotel is located in San Francisco's downtown South of Market District. You'll be just a short walk from San Francisco's famous cable cars; AT&T Park, the Financial District, Chinatown, TransAmerica Pyramid, Westfield Mall, Ferry Building, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and famous Pier 39 are all nearby too.

The facilities at The Park Central San Francisco include: a restaurant, 24-hour fitness centre, seasonal weekly guided morning runs, laundry and dry cleaning service, concierge desk, limousine service, pet-friendly, 100% non-smoking, currency exchange, complimentary wine tasting and hors d'oeuvres, car hire, and valet parking.

MaSo Restaurant & Lounge is the go-to place at breakfast, lunch, and dinner for buffet-style and a la carte Californian cuisine. The daily Cocktail Hour between 17:30 and 22:30 and the nightly complimentary wine tasting with signature hors d'oeuvres between 17:00 and 18:00 are popular choices too. You can also opt for the MaSo Grab & Go Breakfast in the lobby on weekdays from 06:30.

There are a total of 681 guest rooms and suites at The Park Central San Francisco; ranging from Traditional Rooms through to Presidential Suites. Traditional Rooms are kitted out with an elegant bathroom, floor-to-ceiling windows, flat-screen cable television with premium channels and pay movies, air-conditioning, coffee/tea maker, iPod docking station, wired Internet access, safe, telephone, hairdryer, and bathroom with shower/bathtub combination.


Day 12 - San Francisco - UK

Take the coach transfer to San Francisco airport and fly back to the UK.

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Guide price is per person. Based on 4 people sharing for 11 nights. Flying from regional airports. Year round departures. All overseas transfers included.
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