This harvest season, unwind among the vineyards in a 490-575-square-foot suite at the 4-star South Coast Winery Resort & Spa. The resort was crowned the California State Winery of the Year in 2013 (California State Fair Wine Competition).
For US$174 (US$169) per night, stay Sundays-Thursdays through October; weekends are US$100 more per night. This 35%-off package also includes a bottle of wine and on-site wine tasting ($65 value).
Relax in the new hotel tower, where all suites are outfitted with fireplaces and private patios.
Also available: For US$130 more, upgrade to an experience that includes a couples massage, mimosa breakfast for two, $50 resort credit and on-site wine tastings ($350 value).
Note: An additional $18 nightly resort fee covers parking, Wi-Fi access, access to the fitness center and pool, newspaper and two water bottles. The All-VINclusive massage package is available for one night; additional nights can be added. Prices will be quoted in US dollars.
Travelzoo Tip: Go on a behind-the-scenes winery tour with tastings for $20 per person.