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Bookmark this page for the most recent media mentions about the Ojai Valley. Our hotels, restaurants, shops, services, and culture of camaraderie have been noted in the following publications and digital sources. For Ojai Visitors contact information, please email

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Road Trip: On The Trail Of Olives And Oranges In Ojai

Best time: Fall, winter and spring. Summer temperatures can climb into the 90s...

LA Times, May 2019

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25 Best Day Trips From LA

There's plenty to see and do in Los Angeles, but sometimes it's nice to get out of the city for a day., March 2019

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5 Best Day Trips From Los Angeles

The largest city in California, Los Angeles is a world-class tourist destination for its glamorous industries, idyllic weather, cultural attractions, shopping...

Conde Nast Traveler, March 2018

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A Weekend In Ojai Through Rose-Colored Glasses

Pronounced oh-hi, Ojai is California's ultimate zen getaway. Situated deep in Ventura Valley just 90 miles northwest of Los Angeles, this tiny town is home to fewer than 8,000 people and has long been a sacred pilgrimage for those who believe in its spiritual energy and mystic powers..., March 2018

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A Stunning Floral Phenomenon Will Bloom This Spring

Less than two hours from Los Angeles, with a population of 7,500 — Ojai is known as a spiritual refuge. It’s a place where corporate burnouts reset and creatives let loose..., March 2018

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Ojai, California’s Spiritual Vortex

Rumor has it you may feel high in Ojai. I was told that it’s because everything is “living” in this small town. I have yet to find the hidden healing hot springs. Deep in Ventura County and 14 miles inland from the Pacific Ocean lies this peaceful haven of 8,000 people...

Money Inc., March 2018

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10 Killer Road Trips To Take From Los Angeles

On your way into the majestic town of Ojai, stop by one of our favorite stores...

Travel, March 2018

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Ojai Love This Spring

The recent Thomas Fire might have devastated the Ojai region, but the close-knit community is still filled with love, hope, comradery and plenty of worthwhile pursuits for a getaway...

West Hollywood Lifestyle, March 2018

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13 Spots To Do A Spring Break Trip As An Adult

Ojai is a small town within the California orange groves that has become one of the favorite escapes for celebs (Reese Witherspoon used to have a second home here!)...

Lonny,com, March 2018

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Ojai Love

After the January fires took its toll on the community, we’ve been looking for an excuse to come back and put money into the tourist economy...

The Actor's Diet, March 2018

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48 Hours In Ojai

Highlights of a 2-day itinerary including Ojai's top food and beverage, activities, and retail experiences.

Santa Barbara Lifestyle Magazine, March 2018

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Finds | Travel | Hot Tip

Casa Ojai, the Capri, and Ojai Valley Inn are among the hotels in the art-centric enclave of Ojai offering 10 percent off their best available rate for a limited time...

805 Living, March 2018

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Ojai Keeps Its Cool … And You Can Help!

Ojai (30 minutes inland from Ventura and Oxnard and 90 minutes from downtown Los Angeles) was one of the affected communities. And although much of Ojai was physically spared, thanks to the quick action of brave firefighters and first responders, the community has come together to roll out Ojai Love, facilitated by...

Wherever Family, March 2018

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After The Wildfires, Show Ojai Some Love

Many SoCal residents who view it as a great nearby getaway breathed a sigh of relief when Ojai was saved from the Thomas fire...

L.A. Parent, March 2018

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OjaiLove With A Twofold Goal

Hotels, restaurants and other businesses in Ojai have teamed to present “Ojai Love,” a promotion with a...

San Diego Tribune, February 2018

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Weekend Getaway Guide To Ojai

I always forget how close Ojai is from Los Angeles. It’s like… driving-from-the-Eastside-to-the-Westside-in-traffic close, which makes it the PERFECT place for Angelenos to skip town for a night or two...

Love & Loathing Los Angeles, February 2018

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Support the Ojai Love Campaign by visiting one of the dreamiest destinations in the world. Nestled in a picturesque valley, surrounded by scenic hills and aromatic orchards, magical Ojai is brimming with small town charm, creativity and so much glow...

How You Glow, February 2018

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24 Hours In Ojai

When Ojai released their new Ojai Love package to support Thomas Fire Relief Efforts I decided there was no better time to explore the sweeter side...

Let Me Eat Cake, February 2018

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Getaway To Ojai In California

Ojai (pronounced like a startled greeting: OH-hi) is situated in a small, east-west valley about 15 miles from Ventura and the Pacific coast, surrounded by citrus groves...

TripSavvy, February 2018

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With The Ojai Love Package, You Get A Break On Your Hotel Room, And The Fire-Stricken Community Gets A Donation

Ojai wants you to come visit. Ten hotels in the Ventura County mountain town are giving…

LA Times, January 2018

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A Guide To Visiting Santa Barbara And Ojai Right Now

As if you needed an excuse to plan a weekend getaway, heading to Santa Barbara or Ojai right now really helps these individuals and local businesses...

Los Angeles Magazine, January 2018

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Book An Ojai Room, Help Thomas Fire Relief

Area inns are raising money to help fire relief through the #OjaiLove packages...

NBC LA, January 2018

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Ojai Love Campaign Supports Local Community

Through March, hotels in Ojai are offering special Ojai Love room packages in an effort to raise money for those who have been impacted by the Thomas Fire...

VC Star, January 2018

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How To Save On Hotels And Do Good In Ojai, California

Thanks to the efforts of firefighters, first responders and others from the community, Ojai is now turning its attention to a joint tourism-recovery initiative it’s calling #OjaiLove..., January 2018

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