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California Vacation: Coronavirus Information

Most California hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.

For more information about the impact of COVID-19 on your California trip, please visit our Coronavirus Information page (opens in new window).

California Vacation

Does Expedia have vacation package deals to California?

Yes! Save by combining your lodgings and flights. Expedia has some excellent California vacation packages that'll simplify things and give you more cash to splurge!

How much can I save with a California vacation package?

Smart vacationers who book a package deal on Expedia will save as much as $583*.

Can I choose my airline with a California Expedia vacation package?

Our extensive database lists more than 550 partner airlines and 1,000,000 worldwide properties. With such a wide range of options, you can't go wrong!

Do I lose money if I change my mind after I have booked my California vacation package?

You can postpone your travel bookings with us because we don't charge cancellation fees for almost all of our bookings.

What are the best places to visit in California?

Itinerary need filling up? California vacation all arranged but not sure what's on the cards when you arrive there? Let us give you a helping hand.

Do you feel like some retail therapy? Stop by Cecil's Old Mill and see if there's anything that catches your eye. There's a wonderful range of things to keep you busy in and around this destination. It's difficult to see how people in the past functioned at home without all the amenities and appliances we have today. Step over the threshold into Sotterley Plantation and learn how they did. Still got time on your hands? Stop at Drum Point Lighthouse, a long-standing tower whose light has guided lost vessels though wild storms and powerful waves for many years.

What types of accommodations are available in California?

Done creating your California itinerary? It's time to secure a place to stay. With about 15 properties suitable for cheap vacations or luxury getaways, you're sure to find one that suits your needs.

If you're searching for properties with good reviews and cozy beds, you really can't go past the Hilton Garden Inn Solomons (13100 Dowell Road) and the Holiday Inn Solomons-Conf Center & Marina (155 Holiday Drive).

Is there an airport in California?

There's nothing as satisfying as finally coming in to land at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) after a cramped flight. When you've grabbed your luggage and done a few stretches to get your legs moving again, you'll find yourself about 50 miles from California's main streets.



*Savings based on all vacation package bookings with Flight + Hotel on Expedia.com from January through December 2020, as compared to price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.

What are the advantages of a road trip to California? 

There’s nothing quite like a California road trip. And Expedia makes it easy for you to turn all those road trip ideas into reality. You can find cheap deals on hotels in California or bundle your hotels with car rentals to save even more. With our California packages, you’ll find hitting the highway for that road trip adventure is more affordable than ever.  

How to plan a road trip to California? 

Planning a road trip can feel daunting, especially when you’ll be making multiple bookings for your itinerary. But you can find car rentals and low rates on hotels all in one place— Expedia. How you plan your road trip depends on what’s important to you. People love to take road trips to experience the great outdoors, bond with friends or family and see more of the world. When planning, bundle your car rental and hotel into one discounted package to maximize savings on both. Or, leave room for spontaneity, booking what you need when you need it with our last-minute deals.  

What to do on a road trip to California? 

When taking a road trip adventure, it’s best to plan how you want to spend your time on your road trip itinerary. We don’t want you to miss out on any of the best things to do in California. You can book all the road trip activities on your California wishlist, and even plan activities along your route as well.  

How to rent a car for a road trip to California? 

For an epic road trip, you'll need the perfect car. Renting a car for a road trip is the best option that doesn’t put miles or strain on your vehicle, and especially when it's also so affordable. Because when you book on Expedia, it doesn't need to be expensive. You can pick up a cheap car rental and head out to one of these incredible vacation rentals in California. And when you bundle car rentals with hotel stays, you'll save even more on each part of your journey.


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Best Lodging Options Near California

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La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Lexington Park - Patuxent $67
Reviewed on May 25, 2020
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La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Lexington Park - Patuxent

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Lexington Park - Patuxent

22769 Three Notch Rd, California, MD
     
    4.1 of 5
    2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

    The young lady at the phone desk was very pleasant. Great customer service

    Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Lexington Park (Patuxent River Naval Air Station), MD $99
    Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020
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    Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Lexington Park (Patuxent River Naval Air Station), MD

    Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Lexington Park (Patuxent River Naval Air Station), MD

    44941 Worth Ave, California, MD
       
      4.6 of 5
      2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

      Quick stay but it was very nice. I am a housekeeping supervisor at a different hotel and I notice a lot of things when i have to stay at a hotel. I noticed the lobby was very clean and welcoming when i walked in, the ladg at front desk was very nice and helpful and was quick with our check in. Once ...

      Super 8 by Wyndham Lexington Park/California Area $48
      Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020
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      Super 8 by Wyndham Lexington Park/California Area

      Super 8 by Wyndham Lexington Park/California Area

      22801 Three Notch Rd, Rt 5 to Rt 235 Rt 4 to Rt 235, California, MD
         
        2.9 of 5
        2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        Clean and warm! I don't have a lot of time to do these reviews the property was clean and Warm.

        Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lexington Park-California $94
        Reviewed on Jun 15, 2020
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        Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lexington Park-California

        Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lexington Park-California

        45260 Abell House Lane, California, MD
           
          4.6 of 5
          2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

          Super nice! Friendly, clean and Conveniently Located!

          Red Roof Inn & Suites California, MD - NAVAIR
          Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020
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          Red Roof Inn & Suites California, MD - NAVAIR

          Red Roof Inn & Suites California, MD - NAVAIR

          23428 Three Notch Rd, California, MD
             
            2.7 of 5
            3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            Smoking rooms are clean and available. Hotel is transitional stage, yet staffing was eager to accommodate.

            Springhill Suites by Marriott Prince Frederick $71
            Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020
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            Springhill Suites by Marriott Prince Frederick

            Springhill Suites by Marriott Prince Frederick

            75 Sherry Lane, Prince Frederick, MD
               
              4.2 of 5
              3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              I didn’t like that the tv was split between two rooms

              Holiday Inn Solomons-Conf Center & Marina $94
              Reviewed on Jun 13, 2020
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              Holiday Inn Solomons-Conf Center & Marina

              Holiday Inn Solomons-Conf Center & Marina

              155 Holiday Drive, Solomons, MD
                 
                4.0 of 5
                3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                I had a room with a good view of the water. It was close to restaurants.

                Extended Stay America Lexington Park - Pax River $63
                Reviewed on Jun 14, 2020
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                Extended Stay America Lexington Park - Pax River

                Extended Stay America Lexington Park - Pax River

                46565 Expedition Dr, Lexington Park, MD
                   
                  3.0 of 5
                  2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                  No shampoo conditioner refrigerator SHOULD'VE been cleaned on the outside maintenance left dirty equipment under the bathroom sink also the bathtub had a dirty device as well unable to take a bath

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