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Top 10 Things To Do In Northern California

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Most Popular Booked Northern California Hotels

Archer Hotel Napa $179
Archer Hotel Napa

Archer Hotel Napa

1230 First Street, Napa, CA
     
    5.0
    of 5, from 10 reviews
    4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

    The hotel's fitness center, a rooftop terrace, and 2 bars/lounges are among the featured amenities. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas, laundry service, and valet parking. A restaurant, a 24-hour front desk, and laundry facilities are also provided.

    Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa $233
    Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

    Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

    400 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA
       
      4.7
      of 5, from 22 reviews
      4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

      A full-service spa, a health club, and a restaurant are all featured at this luxury resort. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 10 conference rooms, business center, and valet parking. Enjoy the fitness center and perks like free WiFi.

      Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa $161
      Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa

      Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa

      1 Old Golf Course Rd, Monterey, CA
         
        4.3
        of 5, from 19 reviews
        4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

        A golf course, 2 restaurants, and 6 outdoor tennis courts are all featured at this luxury resort. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and free airport shuttle. You'll appreciate the outdoor pool, bar/lounge, and laundry facilities.

        Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel $99
        Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel

        Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel

        4130 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA
           
          3.8
          of 5, from 59 reviews
          3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

          This resort features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas, express check-out, and valet parking. Enjoy the fitness center and free buffet breakfast each morning.

          InterContinental San Francisco $125
          InterContinental San Francisco

          InterContinental San Francisco

          888 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA
             
            3.7
            of 5, from 13 reviews
            4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            This hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, express check-out, and valet parking. There's a health club on site, and laundry facilities and concierge services are also offered.

            Monterey Tides $169
            Monterey Tides

            Monterey Tides

            2600 Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey, CA
               
              3.6
              of 5, from 45 reviews
              3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

              This hotel features an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a restaurant. Traveling for business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas, express check-out, and conference space. You'll appreciate the fitness center, bar/lounge, and concierge services.

              MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa $60
              MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa

              MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa

              55 Highway 50, Stateline, NV
                 
                3.6
                of 5, from 33 reviews
                4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                This hotel features a casino, a full-service spa, and a nightclub. Families will appreciate the arcade/game room and onsite laundry facilities. Enjoy the 3 spa tubs and get free valet parking.

                Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe $69
                Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe

                Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe

                50 Highway 50, Stateline, NV
                   
                  3.4
                  of 5, from 99 reviews
                  3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                  A casino, 2 restaurants, and a fitness center are all featured at this hotel. Relax with a drink at one of the 4 bars/lounges and enjoy free perks like valet parking and WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the seasonal outdoor pool and conveniences like a 24-hour front desk and concierge services.

                  Northern California Activities

                  Places To Go In Northern California

                  Welcome, traveler, to Northern California. Your journey has landed you here, and new adventures are calling your name. Now that you’ve arrived, you can stay in the safety and comfort of your hotel and watch the world spin past…or you can embrace this new place you’ve come to. Learn its streets. Meet its people. Learn its history. Your hand is already on the doorknob, isn’t it?

                  Things to Do in Northern California

                  You’ll not be wanting for things to do in Northern California. Explore the downtown area in search of museums and boutiques…or that next delicious meal. What tickles your fancy? A delectable five-course supper at the restaurant you’ve been hearing about? Or perhaps you’d rather read the paper while sipping hot coffee at one of the cafes scattered throughout town. Take in a show at the theatre, or just walk along down the main thoroughfare, watching people wander past.

                  Why spend hours ruminating over what to do in Northern California? Let the possibilities wash over you as you explore this new region. Move out on foot and get to know the area on a more personal level. Find that perfect souvenir at one of the smaller shops, or reinvent your entire artistic aesthetic at your new favorite gallery.

                  Is the wind whispering suggestions in your mind? Rent a car and take it out beyond city limits and into the wild blue yonder. Explore the smaller cities and towns past the border, and get to know the stories behind them. Visit a county fair and let childhood memories wash over you as cotton candy melts in your mouth. Sample hand-made jam at a stop on a forgotten highway, or let the hustle and bustle of modern life sweep you away as you lose yourself in the organized chaos of a modern metropolis. Your choices are endless—and so are the adventures to come.

                  When you book your journey with Travelocity, you’re never far from Northern California attractions. After all, the money you save when you plan a trip with us is best spent along the way. Whether it’s the roar of the city you crave, or the quiet solitude that comes with a simpler getaway, everything you need to get started is right here.