Posts By: Laura Gurreau

Scarecrow Festival in Cambria, California

Have you been to the Scarecrow Festival in Cambria, California? Step carefully, look around corners, and stand back at the scarecrows of Cambria come to life during the month of October. You’ll find witches flying through the sky, scarecrow dentists perched on their downtown porches, bicyclers enroute to Big Sur, and a plethora of other… Read more »

El Colibri Hotel & Spa Management Team

We are pleased to present the El Colibri Hotel & Spa management team! These are the folks behind the scenes, as well as up front, who strive to make your stay most special. These folks will welcome your phone calls, field your questions and otherwise bend over backward to make your stay at the El… Read more »

Great Food in Cambria, California

Ready to taste some great food in Cambria, California? Yes, not only does our beloved Cambria offer a quaint town setting, beautiful beaches and views, luxurious accommodations… but also great food! You’ll find some of this delicious food in the wine bar at El Colibri Hotel and Spa. What’s on the menu? Our newest creation… Read more »

El Colibri Petite Spa

Come discover the treasure of El Colibri Petite Spa. Located in the El Colibri Boutique Hotel, the spa offers the ultimate in pampering and relaxation. Equipped with steam rooms, a rooftop jacuzzi and two treatment rooms the petite spa is ready to cater to your needs and offers an array of relaxing body treatments. A… Read more »

Cambria Farmers’ Market

Have you visited Cambria Farmers’ Market? Head on over to the Veteran’s Memorial Building parking lot on Friday from 2:30 to 5 p.m. to shop with the locals and pick up some of the tastiest fruits and vegetables on the Central Coast. If you happen to fancy roses, Eufloria, the renowned rose grower, is also… Read more »

Fall Into Cambria, California

It’s the season, so why not Fall into Cambria, California? With acres and acres of countryside littered by vineyards, farm stands, and grazing cattle, it just doesn’t get much prettier than Autumn on the Central Coast. This is my favorite time of year to head off on the bike to explore the back roads of… Read more »

Ten Reasons to Love California Wines: # 1

September is “Wine Month.” Join us as we countdown the 10 reasons to love California wine – #1: Signature Industry. “Wines have been grown in California for nearly 250 years, and the industry is the fourth largest producer of wine in the world combining art, tradition and innovation. Every bottle of California wine is an… Read more »

10 Reasons to Love California Wines: #2

September is “Wine Month.” Join us as we countdown the 10 reasons to love California wine – #2: Sustainable Leader. “With it’s statewide California Sustainable Winegrowing Program, establishing strong environmental and socially responsible practices from ground to glass, California vintners and growers are leaders for other wine regions – and agricultural producers – in the… Read more »

10 Reasons to Love California Wines: #3

September is “Wine Month.” Join us as we countdown the 10 reasons to love California wine – #3: Family Business. “California’s 4,600 wine grape growers and 3,800 wineries are primarily family-owned and operated businesses, many involving multiple generations. Decisions are made for the long term benefit of the business, land and community.” Cheers to our… Read more »

10 Reasons to Love California Wines: #4

September is “Wine Month.” Join us as we countdown the 10 reasons to love California wine – #4: Wine Lovers Choice. With wine grapes grown in 48 of the state’s 58 counties, California’s 116 American Viticultural Areas (AVA’s) each with a unique history, soil, climate and topography, create an amazing range of high quality wines. Its… Read more »