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Ventana Big Sur, an Alila Resort

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48123 Highway One, Big Sur, CA 93920-9538 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4.5 Star accommodation
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All reviewsthe clothing optional poolafternoon wine and cheesealila hotelsthe outdoor patio areainfinity hot tubglamping tentsperfect escapeevery staff memberbeautiful retreatrooms are beautifulthe wood burning fireplaceredwood treesroom servicebeautiful drivewonderful stayupon checkromantic getaway
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed here for two nights and did the glamping experience. It was honestly amazing - the tents were beautifully designed/set up, the beds and sheets were so comfy and warm, there are really nice showers you can use, Fire pits outside your tent etc....More

Thank Josiestudd
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Ventana is the best mix of old and new Big Sur from the ground up. Excellent service, amenities in a pristine setting. Outdoor dining with ocean views takes your breath away! The cozy serenity of this place is unforgettable. We've stayed countless times over the...More

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Response from Melanie C, Manager at Ventana Big Sur, an Alila ResortResponded March 5, 2018

Thank you so much for providing your feedback and for being a supporter of the property over the years. We truly appreciate your choice to return over and over again and I'm thrilled your experiences have been so memorable. Thank you again, Melanie Cooke

Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived to the smell of pine leaves and sounds of animals. The property is fantastic and we can’t complain. The price is high compared to European hotels but relative to other Californian hotels the setting and atmosphere at this hotel really blew our mind....More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Glamping in redwood canyon was heaven. Amazing location, well thought out amenities, fantastic WiFi. Dinner at Sur House was huge disappointment in terms of value, service and cleanliness. Would not recommend eating there.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Worth every penny, staff was super helpful and friendly, grounds were beautiful, bed was beyond comfortable, room was clean. Restaurant had a beautiful view as well with a great menu, I can't wait to return!

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$672 - US$2,096 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Big Sur
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$672 - US$2,096 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Big Sur
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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May 18, 2018|
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Response from Karen L | Reviewed this property |
We have been to this property MANY times over the years. The new owners have now appealed to the hipster crowd. If that is you, enjoy your experience. We are disappointed with the changes to this property. It is beautiful... More
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Paul B
May 13, 2018|
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Response from Kevin M | Reviewed this property |
Solo works just fine here.
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January 31, 2017|
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Response from MrJudyMac | Reviewed this property |
Didn't realize this was not an option any more. While breakfast at the main lobby was great, we really enjoy going over to the restaurant and enjoying the view. The Ventana is our Happy Place and has been for nearly 30 years.
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"Go across the street to the "other" resort"
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"So far I've been pleased with every room we've have. I really don't think you can go wrong with..."
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"The ocean view was best for us but even if you get a view of the Redwood Forrest behind the Resort you're..."
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