Four Brand New US Road Trips

The US is our own backyard. And over the past fifteen years, we’ve planted deep roots across its vast and spectacular territory. It’s why we’ve partnered with our friends at Auberge Resorts Collection, whose collection of exceptional properties share our obsession with uncompromising service and luxury – creating distinctive moments and lasting memories for the people who experience them. So it was only natural that we’d join forces. Take the Open Road with Auberge and Black Tomato is the result.  

Together, we’ve created a new series of tailormade, luxurious road trip itineraries. Emblems of America’s most iconic landscapes, regions, and people. 

Ultimately, this is a celebration of the people who help define each destination. From the lobster fishermen of Kennebunk to the veteran guides of Utah. You’ll walk in the footsteps of the people who have made America what it is. So buckle up and hit the road. There’s so much more to discover.

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New England       Colorado & Utah
Napa & Santa Barbara        Napa & Carmel




Trip highlights

Journey through New England and connect with history, design and flavour. From your charming Connecticut base at Mayflower Inn & Spa, Auberge Resorts Collection, we’ll introduce you to leading artisans and arrange unique and curated dining experiences. You’ll then make the journey to historic Newport and a stay at The Vanderbilt, Auberge Resorts Collection. See the coastal town by land, sea or sky before continuing to Kennebunk for a stay at the elegant White Barn Inn, Auberge Resorts Collection. This is a true taste of New England. 

Optional experiences include:

  • Exclusive antiquing experience with the owners of Plain Goods
  • Tour Jamestown in private aboard an antique motor yacht 
  • Private helicopter trip to the lighthouses of Block Island 
  • A lively fishing experience alongside local lobster fishermen

From $5,890 per person including 7 nights’ accommodation, daily breakfast, and a customised program of private experiences



Colorado & UTAH


Trip highlights

Beneath wide-open skies, this road trip through Colorado and Utah will immerse you in some of America’s most spectacular National Parks. Starting at Aspen’s Hotel Jerome, Auberge Resorts Collection, you’ll hike, bike, flight-see, shop and dine in utmost exclusivity. Heading west, take your pick between Madeline Hotel & Residences in Telluride or Moab or, for something spectacularly private, Arches National Park. All roads lead to Park City however with heli-hiking and horseback riding at The Lodge at Blue Sky, Auberge Resorts Collection.  

Optional experiences include:

  • Private flight-seeing adventure over Aspen and Snowmass 
  • Introduction to local Aspen artist John Gorsuch  
  • Exclusive Blink experience in Arches National Park 
  • Half-day fly fishing on a private stretch of the Weber River 

From $6,250 per person including 7 nights’ accommodation, daily breakfast, and a customised program of private experiences


Napa & Santa Barbara


Trip highlights

Pairing the haute-cuisine of Napa Valley and the Santa Barbara coast, you’ll embark on this road trip in search of America’s finest flavours. Starting at the private retreat of Auberge du Soleil, Auberge Resorts Collection, soak in these dramatic surroundings before embarking on exclusive culinary tours. With a gourmet Auberge picnic in the trunk, you’ll then cruise down the coast to Hotel Californian where you’ll savour farm to table living, whilst also taking time to explore the outdoors. 

Optional experiences include:

  • Point Reyes food & farm experience 
  • Farm-to-fork dining at exclusive access wineries 
  • Whale watching on a private zodiac 
  • Sunset cruise onboard a private yacht

From $5,975 per person including 6 nights’ accommodation, daily breakfast, and a customised program of private experiences


Napa & Carmel


Trip highlights

Spend five nights travelling through California on the ultimate couples’ retreat. Get cosy at Auberge du Soleil in Napa where you’ll start your trip with a private hot air balloon flight. Back on earth, you’ll delight in Michelin Star dining and access to exclusive wine clubs and cellars. You’ll then enjoy a coastal drive to L’Auberge Carmel where nature takes over: embarking on a raft of thrilling outdoor adventures. There’s also time for one last wine tasting. 

Optional experiences include:

  • Curated tastings at members-only wine clubs 
  • Tour of private wine cellars with a personal sommelier
  • Private eco-rafting ocean safari in search of whales and dolphins  
  • Exclusive helicopter tour to a private winery

From $4,995 per person including 5 nights’ accommodation, daily breakfast, and a customised program of private experiences


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