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    Ventana Inn & Spa

    48123 Highway One, Big Sur, CA 93920-9538
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 13 February 2017

    No wine or champagne on arrival, breakfast buffet should be inclusive, the wine and cheese hour should have a better selection of fruit and Vegies ( we do live in an area renowned for these items) I think you'll happier returns if you keep the...More

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    1  Thank Angela A
    Response from Ventana M, Guest Relations Manager at Ventana Inn & SpaResponded 20 February 2017

    Dear Angela A., I am disappointed to hear we did not meet to expectations. I would love to hear your feedback in further detail at your convenience. You can contact my via email: slewis@ventanainn.com. I look forward to hearing from you. Warm Regards, Stephanie Lewis...More

    Reviewed 12 February 2017

    This was our favorite place to get away and relax as a couple (we came every year). The setting and property is spectacular, everything was included, and they left you alone to enjoy. On this last visit, the vibe was very different. Breakfast was not...More

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    Response from Ventana M, Guest Relations Manager at Ventana Inn & SpaResponded 20 February 2017

    Dear Jlbbb, I am disappointed to hear we did not meet you expectations, I would love to hear your feedback in further detail. You may contact me via e-mail: slewis@ventanainn.com. I look forward to hearing from you at your convenience. Warm Regards, Stephanie Lewis Guest...More

    Reviewed 7 February 2017

    You will spend a lot (for me - room, couples massage, dinner), but if you know they're the one its absolutely worth it. Staff is extremely helpful and even upgraded us without having to ask. Although the place was pretty empty, still a nice gesture.More

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    1  Thank Jason D
    Response from Ventana M, General Manager at Ventana Inn & SpaResponded 20 February 2017

    Dear Jason D., What a delight it is to hear you had a perfect romantic getaway! We have exceeded our goals by providing exceptional guest services and amenities. We hope to welcome you back to the heart of Big Sur. Best Regards, Catherine Becker General...More

    Reviewed 5 February 2017

    From the moment we arrived to the moment we left everything was absolutely outstanding. The staff is truly amazing and hUne positive impact on our STAY. The chef has an incredible menu so much taste and perfect flavors. I could live on this property all...More

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    Response from Ventana M, General Manager at Ventana Inn & SpaResponded 20 February 2017

    Dear Laarar, Wow, what an outstanding review! I am pleased to hear our staff was truly amazing and impacted your stay in such a wonderful and positive way! We cannot wait to welcome you back to Ventana! Best Regards, Catherine Becker General Manager Ventana Inn...More

    Reviewed 5 February 2017

    We stayed here for one night on our way up the coast. It was the second time we stayed there, and we'll definitely stay there again. It's a beautiful property and it has maintained it's unique California coastal quality in design and atmosphere over the...More

    1  Thank Amy L
    Response from Ventana M, General Manager at Ventana Inn & SpaResponded 20 February 2017

    Dear Amy L., I cannot thank you enough for your feedback and comments. The Team and I look forward to seeing you again at Ventana. We will share your comments with the rest of the property. We look forward to your return visit to Big...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$713 - US$1,343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur
    • #3 Top resorts Hotel in Big Sur
    • #3 Family Hotel in Big Sur
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 62
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    31 January 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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    Response from Ventana M | Property representative |
    Hello, It takes about 45 minutes to get to Monterey from Big Sur.
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    Response from Karen M | Reviewed this property |
    I think they are. If you call they would be very happy to answer that q question. The staff is delightful in every way. They want to do whatever they are able to make your stay comfortable.
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