2021 Travel Awards: Cool Retro Redos
What’s old is new again at these hotels, all of which artfully turn throwback vibes on their head.
DR WILKINSON’S BACKYARD RESORT & MINERAL SPRINGS
Founded in 1952, this resort received a mid-mod redesign of the spa and guest rooms to complement geothermal mineral pools. DRWILKINSONS.COM
THE DARLING HOTEL
These new downtown Visalia digs were once an annex for the Tulare County Courthouse but now feature Art Deco-inspired décor plus a rooftop restaurant and lounge. THEDARLINGVISALIA.COM
Declared a California Historical Landmark, this Victorian hotel now offers expansive modern suites at the gateway to the Sierra Nevada. Don’t forget to grab a drink at the Golden Gate Saloon. HOLBROOKE.COM
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