Perfectly located in thriving downtown Seattle, the Mayflower Park Hotel is in the heart of the city. Built in 1927, the classic Mayflower Park Hotel has been lovingly restored with crystal chandeliers, gleaming brass and period antiques that offer an inviting European elegance to this historic Seattle hotel.
The Mayflower Park Hotel offers 160 classically styled, guest rooms including 29 luxury hotel suites. The classically coloured bedrooms are uniquely designed with artwork, extra deep tubs and featuring luxurious queen and king beds. The hotel also features award winning, Mediterranean restaurant, Andaluca as well as Oliver’s Lounge, a popular bar famous for martinis, classic cocktails and a great downtown Seattle view. The Mayflower Park Hotel is one of Seattle’s finest luxury hotels in downtown Seattle and offers complimentary Wi-Fi access throughout the hotel.
Whilst in Seattle, home to an eclectic mix of bands, from Nirvana to Fleet Foxes and Pearl Jam, head to the Museum of Pop Culture, with exhibits showcasing the best of local and global music. When the sun sets visit a famous music venue to see contemporary musicians performing. The iconic Columbia City Theatre is the place to be to experience the Jazz-era first-hand, where stars such as Ella Fitzgerald performed in the 1940s. For a more intimate, indie experience, check the performance schedules at The Showbox or Neumos or head to a local music festival like the Northwest Folklife festival.
Next stop is Port Angeles for a two night stay at the comfortable and uncomplicated Red Lion Hotel set beside a beach on the Strait of Juan de Fuca just a three minute walk from the Coho ferry terminal and only 2 miles or so from the Olympic National Park Visitor Centre.
Hotel rooms feature complimentary Wi-Fi that’s great for updating those social media pages and keeping in touch with the folks back home and feature a range of modern amenities including minifridges microwaves, premium cable or satellite TV, coffeemakers and bathrooms with eco-friendly toiletries. The hotel also has an onsite restaurant, a large outdoor pool with hot tub, a fitness centre and complimentary bike rentals – they’re a fantastic way to get out and about and start exploring the local area.
The Olympic National Park is heaven for outdoor enthusiasts, with everything from the ice-capped peaks of the Olympic Mountains to rainforests and tranquil, aquatic views of Lake Crescent and the Pacific Ocean. This unique park encompassing several ecosystems is the perfect place to spend a couple of nights.
Next stop on your trip is the fabulously unique, boutique Jupiter Hotel located superbly in South East Portland. Nestled amongst independent shops and art galleries, the hotel offers guests exclusive discounts with local creators supporting the local community. The fabulous location means the hotel is just minutes away from popular Portland attractions such as the Moda Center sports arena, Portland Art Museum and Powell’s City of Books, the world’s largest independent book store, which is also home to a café and gifts. The Jupiter Hotel itself is a vibrant haven of creative colours and modern touches; you’ll soon feel right at home thanks to the inspiring décor and accommodating staff.
After exploring some of Portland’s cultural gems and independent shops, head to Doug Fir Restaurant & Lounge, Jupiter Hotel’s rustic, log cabin-inspired lounge, or the hotel’s own art gallery. Then, kick back and relax in your comfortable room. Rooms are bright and airy, featuring uplifting pops of yellow and one-of-a-kind local artworks, as well as a flat screen TV, plush bed and chalkboard doors, so you can free your inner artist. Guests also have access to complimentary coffee and tea facilities in the lobby area. Family rooms with two Queen-size beds are offered, as well as rooms featuring one Queen-size bed, perfect for couples.
Portland is known as ‘America’s Indie Rock Mecca’, with bands calling Portland their hometown including The Dandy Warhol’s and the Decemberists. The Doug Fir, Crystal Ballroom and The Roseland Theatre are the perfect spots to catch local musicians. Evoke memories whilst browsing through records at Mississippi Records or head to one of Portland’s many music festivals, including PDX Pop Now and Concerts in the Park. On the way to Coos Bay, be sure to explore one of the 550 wineries in Oregon Wine Country.
Rediscover the beauty of nature at the serene Best Western Inn at Face Rock, featuring peaceful rooms and, as an AAA 3 Diamond hotel, world-class service. Popular amongst guests seeking a place to refresh and unwind, enjoy access to extensive hotel amenities including a complimentary full buffet breakfast, heated indoor pool, gym, gift shop and hot tub. Perfectly located near Bandon Dunes Golf Resort and the picturesque beaches of Coos Bay, there’s always something new to discover in this sublime area.
Kick back and relax in your contemporary guest room, boasting amenities to make you feel at home, including a mini refrigerator and microwave, perfect for keeping beverages cool or warming up a quick midnight snack. Each room also features a balcony or patio with views of the surrounding scenery, flat-screen TV with cable channels and complimentary Wi-Fi access, so you can share your holiday snaps so far. En-suite bathrooms also feature hair dryers and complimentary toiletries for a luxurious feel.
Coos Bay is home to the spectacular Oregon Coast Music Festival, with classical performances from musicians coming from every corner of the USA and Canada. Savour local seafood at one of the nearby restaurants or simply lounge on the beach as the sun sets and the stars begin to come out.
The next stop on your musical adventure is San Francisco. Superbly located just two blocks away from the cable cars and Westfield San Francisco shops and within walking distance of theatres, the Hilton San Francisco Union Square offers guests a luxury experience in the heart of all the action. With 46 floors, this hotel offers panoramic views of San Francisco, allowing you to see it from a completely different perspective. There’s even a pool and terrace, as well as a health centre offering everything you’ll ever need to stay in shape. Five on-site restaurants and bars are also available, including Cityscape Bar and Lounge, with stunning views of the San Francisco skyline from one of the tallest buildings in the city; and Herb N’Kitchen, a new casual-dining, all-day concept restaurant from Hilton which allows you to choose flexibly what, where and how you eat, making it ideal for grabbing something quickly on the go.
In San Francisco, experience the city which was home to the 1967 ‘Summer of Love’ and immerse yourself in the hippie subculture. Visit the Buena Vista Park and enjoy views of the vibrant Victorian homes; take in local history and music at The Fillmore, a venue which opened in 1912 which once attracted stars including Prince and the Rolling Stones. Must-see music venues in the city include Club Deluxe, for smooth jazz music, and Bottom Hill for indie or Hip-Hop artists. Feinstein’s at the Nikko is the place to be for shows with a Broadway twist.
Take in the breath-taking coastline as you journey to Monterey, home to one of the longest-running jazz festivals in the world, which takes place annually in September; spend one night at the InterContinental The Clement, Monterey, which is perfectly-appointed at the waterfront overlooking Monterey Bay. Guestrooms are bright and spacious, including complimentary Wi-Fi access, marble bathrooms, 37” plasma TV with in-room movies, Nespresso coffee maker and tea-making facilities.
Next stop is Los Angeles. Continue along the spectacular California coastline and stop in the charming oceanfront town of Santa Barbara for a quick lunch. Arrive in Los Angeles, the business heart of the music industry, home to global record companies Capitol Records and A&M Records. Drive past famous venues, including the Staples Center, host of the Grammy Awards ceremony, and Hollywood Bowl. The iconic Sunset Strip in West Hollywood attracts music fans to Whiskey a Go Go, where everyone from the Pussycat Dolls to Led Zeppelin performed. Home to celebrities galore, head to hotspots like Hotel Bel-Air’s Wolf Gang Puck’s restaurant to try and spot some stars.
The Garland is the ultimate family run hotel opened by the iconic Hollywood actress Beverley Garland and her husband, now run by their son James. Located on seven tree-shaded acres, is a perfect choice for a relaxing Los Angeles holiday with all the comforts of home and more. A tranquil garden setting with retro architecture makes the Garland a unique, boutique hotel with a relaxed ambience and located centrally to all the fantastic LA attractions. Contemporary guest rooms and a host of on-site amenities will make it difficult to prise yourself away – a real treat. Feel instantly relaxed as you soak up the California sun in the tranquil outdoor courtyard or enjoy a refreshing dip in the pool or whirlpool. The Lobby Bar is a perfect place to enjoy a cool drink poolside or mingle with friends later on. Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel keeps everyone happy and up-to-date. Browse around The Store and pick up a few lovely gifts. The Front Yard showcases LA’s diverse food cultures in a casual setting.
The Garland guest rooms are as splendid as the rest of the hotel, with contemporary furnishings and cosy balcony-patios with breath-taking views of the surrounding region. Designed as special havens to relax in, every room includes free Wi-Fi, 37” flat screen TV’s with HBO, Disney, ESPN and more, in-room dining, private balcony, complimentary coffee and tea. Treat yourself to one of the suites or even one of the cleverly-designed Kids Rooms or Family Rooms, which are perfect for families. Make yourself a VIP and enjoy James Suite, Portola Suites or One Bedroom Suites, offering a taste of Hollywood life with ultra-chic design and a stylish list of amenities. Visiting the local attractions is a breeze at the Garland with a complimentary shuttle service to the subway and Universal Studios is a brilliant addition to the many amenities and a great way to explore.
Leave the Pacific coast behind and drive to Palm Springs. The Saguaro Hotel is a colourful, boutique style hotel featuring chic decor, trendy events and lots of fabulous amenities. Located in downtown Palm springs, the Saguaro offers free transfers to destinations within a 5 miles radius, including the Palm Springs Convention Center, Baristo Park and Palm Springs Stadium. For a range of massage, facial and body treatments look no further than The Saguaro’s full-service spa. Enjoy weekly poolside entertainment including DJ sets, live music and movies can be enjoyed by all the family. Superior service includes a front desk open all hours, friendly staff always on hand to help, the customer service is high priority and top notch. There is a range of dining options at The Saguaro Hotel, with everything from Basque dishes to tacos.
When you stay at The Saguaro Hotel you can choose your ideal view, from looking onto the pool and its vast entertainment, to a choice of scenic views including mountains and city lights. Complete with Wi-Fi access and a spacious living area, all rooms include a 32″ HDTV, docking station and a private balcony or patio. Get that home-from-home feel with organic bath products and plush linens in your choice of room or suite. The Saguaro Hotel offers both a lively atmosphere and relaxed vibe, with a tasty choice of dining options and rooms available, you can plan your ideal getaway.
Home to the famous Coachella and Stagecoach music festivals, both in April, where international stars from Coldplay to Calvin Harris have performed. Stagecoach focuses on country music, with stars like Shania Twain and Willie Nelson performing there in past years. Palm Springs itself also features superb live music venues, including Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa and The purple Room Supper Club.
The final stop of this fantastic trip is Las Vegas. The Luxor Hotel and Casino, proudly towers 30 stories high and is easily one of the most recognizable hotels on the strip. Its unique dark bronze glass pyramid structure is guarded by a 10 story high replica of the Great Sphinx of Giza. The Luxor Hotel & Casino is home to the instantly identifiable world class landmark, the Luxor Light Beam, seen from the International Space Station; the Luxor Light Beam is one of the main attractions on the Las Vegas Strip.
The Luxor Hotel has in excess of 2,000 slot machines and 87 table games which will keep you busy for hours and with one of the largest pool decks in Las Vegas, outdoor fun and splendour is at your fingertips. The Luxor Hotel has an oasis of pools totalling 19,000 square feet with complimentary towels, lounge chairs and personal service. Escape and rejuvenate at the Nurture Spa and Salon with a relaxing massage, eucalyptus steam bath, sauna and whirlpools. Taste buds will be tingling with 9 restaurants to choose from, Tender Steak & Seafood lives up to its name with top-quality aged prime beef with an award winning wine list. With a 2 storey night club and reservation-only Noir Bar along with CatHouse, Aurora, Liquidity and Flight you can dance until sunrise with cocktail in hand.
The Luxor Hotel rooms begin with the Pyramid Rooms, overlooking the energetic atrium; spacious rooms include an oversized shower, cable TV, in-room high speed internet access, with modern and comfortable decor. Upgrade to a Tower Deluxe Room or suite for that added space, comfort and amenities.
In the ‘Entertainment Capital of the World’, venture beyond the casinos and discover stars with residencies in Las Vegas, with current residencies including Celine Dion, Elton John, Britney Spears, Cher and The Who performing at world-famous venues such as the Colosseum at Caesars Palace, The AXIS at Planet Hollywood and Park Theater at Monte Carlo. Las Vegas’ resorts are also home to lounge entertainment and pool parties with live DJ sets.
This fantastic multicentre offer is the ultimate way to experience the Pacific Coast’s musical past and future, with an abundance of museums and current live music venues and performances for lovers of every genre of music, from classical to indie rock and pop. Along the way, see picturesque scenery and calming Californian coastline views as you stay in some of America’s most incredible hotels, including The Luxor, a true Las Vegas landmark. From ice-capped mountains to live pop music performances and the bright lights of cities including San Francisco and Los Angeles, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.
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