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The 52 Places Traveler: Confused in California

I loved Hideaway, a new, understated boutique hotel close to downtown and the beach. Rooms are modern and comfortable, and the breakfast - a different dish every morning - is consistently delicious.

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Discover Monterey: Spend Your Summer on the Central Coast

Situated right across from the Monterey Bay Sanctuary Scenic Trail, Seven Gables Inn invites you to discover the beauty of the bay from your backyard.

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Vogue’s Coachella Travel Guide: Where to Stay, Eat, and More in Los Angeles and Palm Springs

Leave your bags at the Palm Springs Hotel, a new mid-century modern boutique outpost with a retro vibe—rooms are named after Sinatra and Newman—and head to the festival.

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Kirkwood Collection blazes CA trail

When Alex Kirkwood was 14 years old, he created a business plan that said that by the time he was 30, he would be working at a major Hollywood studio and have major holdings in real estate.

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Kirkwood Collection Adds Historic Garden Street Inn Property To Portfolio

Kirkwood Collection, a new luxury hotel brand, announces the recent addition and upcoming renovation of the historic Garden Street Inn hotel in San Luis Obispo, expanding its portfolio to five properties.

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Post-Oscar Travel: Variety's Guide to Design-Centric Hotels

Close to Santa Barbara’s harbor, the lively Funk Zone, and in a neighborhood of low-rise vintage motels, the Hideaway delivers on its name. The off-the-beaten path boutique inn has nine charming California Craftsman style rooms.

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20 Reasons to Drive to Santa Barbara, California

This boho-chic hotel is just steps away from the sand and a 20-minute walk from The Funk Zone. Lounge by the pool or go for a run on the beach across the street.

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Charming 'Hideaway' to Make Santa Barbara Debut

Tuck into a relaxing spot that has an away-from-the-world feel. The property, which is now overseen by the Kirkwood Collection, just underwent a major rethink, and includes a host of delightful details.

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Kirkwood was challenged with figuring out a way to keep the property staff employed during the shutdown and the design department was tasked to reimagine the permit-intensive renovation ideas into equally impactful cosmetic improvements during this time.

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Kirkwood Collection Completes Garden Street Inn Renovation Amid Lockdown

Garden Street Inn, a historic Victorian Mansion located in downtown San Luis Obispo and the most recent hotel acquisition by Kirkwood Collection, had everything in place for a grand scale renovation this fall until the pandemic hit and changed everything.

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