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Glen Oaks Big Sur

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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“heated floors”(131 reviews)
“motor lodge”(100 reviews)
“little sur cabin”(80 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Pool
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Disclaimer: If you are chill with having a lot of bugs inside your cabin and you are just going here for the (very) beautiful location - then you don't need to read more! I generally don't do negative yelp/trip advisor reviews. However, this place was...More

1  Thank baroness1987
Reviewed 1 week ago

Glen Oaks is a little pricey but there are much more expensive options in the area. The renovated motor lodge and Roadhouse were done with exceptional taste and attention to detail. We stayed two nights during a heat wave so unfortunately, we did not enjoy...More

Thank Roger H
Reviewed 1 week ago

WOW! What an incredible job they have done on every single detail! The cabins are super private, modern, chic and rustic. Loved the outdoor bathtubs next to fire pit - soaking under the stars and redwoods was such a highlight. Complimentary fancy s'more supplies (best...More

1  Thank TahoeJen
Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all, if you are staying here it is likely because you want the feeling of being comfortable in the great outdoors. If that is the case then do not bother with any rooms to the east of Route 1--they feel like they are...More

1  Thank nicomaus
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cabin was tucked away among the redwood trees, near a stream. The firewood was placed with matches and ready to go every night for a wonderful fire. There was a bottle of red wine, and s'mores pack ready for campfire memories. We enjoyed our...More

Thank Laura W
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$225 - US$450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Big Sur
#3 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$225 - US$450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Big Sur
#3 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (687)
Room & Suite (297)
Dining (24)
Pool & Beach (5)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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Breanna J
March 7, 2018|
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Response from usaphile | Reviewed this property |
Been visiting BigSur for 35 years, often staying at Glen Oaks. Room choice should depend on what you like best. Motel rooms have been modernised , have heated shower room floor etc., nicely appointed and are close to... More
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1990scousemouse
February 18, 2018|
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Response from 600catherinec | Reviewed this property |
There is a massive landslide that closed CA 1 between LA and Glen Oaks Big Sur. It is supposed to reopen late summer. That is not a firm date. We went to Glen Oaks from Los Angeles in September 2017 and did have to take... More
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Nancy M
November 21, 2017|
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Response from jenntbeard | Reviewed this property |
The one we stayed it was the most secluded and had an amazing view of the river. Red Wood Cabin: River View Suite.
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"It is a converted Motor Lodge so there is some Hwy 1 traffic noise."
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"big sur cabin for the outdoor bathtubs or riverview cabin for views of river. All cabin have great access to..."
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"See above. Stay on the west side of Route 1. Recommend the River View cabin."
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"Stay in the cabins on the ocean side of the highway"
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