Beverly Beyette / For The Times
The Pala Casino Spa Resort, in north San Diego County, is undergoing a $100-million renovation. Pictured here is the resort's large, uncrowded pool, which has 12 cabanas with TVs and stocked refrigerators. On weekends, cabana rentals cost $85 for half a day or $150 for a full day. Full-day rentals include poolside lunches.
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