Looking for a last-minute getaway this November? Whether you are seeking an off-season destination, a good deal or perfect weather, these cities are ready to be booked.
Known for the transitioning of seasons, November perks belong to much more than just the weather. Take your pick of overwater bungalows, desert lodging, oceanfront properties and almost snowy slopes. Good deals and ideal temperatures set these cities apart this November. All that's left in the equation is you.
It’s been said you can’t go to Chile without visiting the Atacama Desert and with November’s mild temperatures, this desert trip has never looked better. We recommend staying for at least three days to fully explore the area. Stay at one of Awasi Patagonia's villas; breathtaking and minimalistic wooden lodging tucked into the natural surroundings of the desert. With only twelve villas total, each one guarantees privacy and views of the surrounding forest, Lake Sarmiento, the pampas and Torres del Paine.
Staying in one of the Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora’s overwater bungalows is a luxurious no-brainer. Booking your November trip makes even more sense as it follows their peak season meaning thinner crowds and lower prices. And don’t worry, weather won't be compromised – temperatures are in the low 70s to mid-80s meaning that overwater bungalow and private plunge pool will get put to good use.
Lake Tahoe’s November dip in temperature also means a dip in prices. Not to mention, the first hint of ski season. Stay just blocks away from Lake Tahoe at the Coachman Hotel, a contemporary take on motel lodging. At this cabin-meets-modern hotel, the great outdoors serve as your backyard.
The beaches of Playa del Carmen are in peak season come November. Escape cold temperatures and stay at the oceanfront property, Banyan Tree Mayakoba. This sustainable five-star resort mixes the elegance of nature with the Caribbean lifestyle. In the midst of luxury and warm temperatures, don’t forget to attend the Riviera Maya Jazz Festival!
November is Costa Rica’s transition month from rainy season to dry season. While the weather has been labeled as a gamble, you get to enjoy the off-season of Costa Rica. Expect smaller crowds and lower prices in November. Stay at Hacienda AltaGracia and experience the lush mountains in privacy. The outdoors are a step away with Hacienda AltaGracia’s recreational activities, including hiking, horseriding and even ultralight flying.
Enjoy Aspen’s off-season this November with reasonable prices and downtown strolls. Take advantage of the Rocky Moutains at Hotel Jerome, a sophisticated hotspot in Aspen. With the brick exterior and grand interior decor, Hotel Jerome is known for its Aspen elegance. All you have to do is sit back and enjoy a craft cocktail at The Lounge.
With hurricane season coming to a close, November is one of the best months to visit the pristine beaches of Tulum. You can score reasonable rates early in the month while the seasons are still changing. Make sure to pay Gitano Tulum a visit for dinner. This restaurant and Mezcal bar sits in the jungle and will be sure to give you the full experience with their open fire grill and wood burning oven. Inside tip: Order the ceviche and fire roasted cauliflower.
For those that live for sweater weather, Barcelona in November is your destination. Not to mention the off-peak prices! The centrally located Claris Hotel is nestled in the heart of Barcelona near Bulevard Rosa and Casa Batllo. This 5-star hotel has all the Spanish luxury you’ll need with an Art Deco flair.
Usher in winter in Toronto this November and get into the holiday spirit with their Cavalcade of Lights event. For hip and urban lodging stay at The Drake Hotel, known for its visual and performance art. Book any one of their nineteen unique rooms (think vibrant art and modern bed frames) to experience Toronto through the lens of this boutique hotel.
Say aloha to great prices, warm weather and lower tourism in Kauai in November. Stay on Kauai’s North Shore at the St. Regis Princeville for elite and private hospitality. Take advantage of the perfect temperature and pay a visit to their golf course or take a dip in Kauai’s beautiful blue ocean.
Head over to Sydney in November, the last month before their high-season kicks off. With temperatures from low 50s to mid 70s, you’ll have the city for your strolling pleasure. To be at the center of it all, stay at The Langham, an opulent 5 star-hotel in the heart of Sydney. This hotel's clean and natural color palette sings with refinement. Perhaps a visit to their spa or outdoor tennis court is in order?
Summer is finally fading from Arizona come November. Experience the desert without the blistering temperatures right before peak tourism begins. Stay at the W Scottsdale for contemporary, stylish and colorful lodging right in the middle of Scottsdale’s shopping district.
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