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160 Besant Rd., Ojai, CA 93023
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Ojai Retreat
Ranked #1 of 10 Ojai B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Ventura, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Loved our stay. Although we live in Ventura we were needing a little r and r so we booked a few days here and left here feeling refreshed and content. Our room was wonderful, the grounds tranquil, the staff wonderful and courteous. We had the pleasure of experiencing the new organic mattress they just acquired and we could not have... More

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Ojai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wow, Just stayed at the Ojai retreat and it was the perfect getaway for my girlfriend and me. The staff were all super friendly and helpful and the breakfast was so much more than what you normally get. Really yummy gronola, bagels, cakes, cheese's, oatmeal and lots of teas to choose from. The ground are kept up perfectly and the... More

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Irvine, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent three days at the Ojai Retreat recently, as a bridesmaid, for a wedding and reception here. It was beautifully manicured and extremely scenic and relaxing. I spent much time with the nursery grounds director and she put a lot of love and effort into ensuring that the retreat grounds and wedding looked beautiful. The view was excellent and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently got married here on 8/3/14 and had my whole family from out of town stay here as well for the wedding. Things couldn't have turned out better. The grounds are well kept and beautifully manicured, rooms were clean, and the breakfast in the morning was great. The views at night are amazing and really gives you a peaceful... More

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Clive, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently we stayed for 2 nights at the Ojai Retreat. It is blissfully quiet & was a true Retreat from our road weary travels. No TVs! AC! Lovely, recently remodeled quiet rooms! Views! Welcoming staff! Awesome, healthy breakfast buffet included in room rate! I had stayed there before and was glad to share it this time with my husband. It... More

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Bonita, California
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19 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We needed a few days away and chose Ojai as our destination. The Ojai Retreat was described on the internet as one of the most relaxing b&bs in the US, so we made reservations. It did not fail us. We stayed in the Balcony room which is newly redone. There was a fantastic view from the balcony and the bed,... More

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San Diego, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Booked at the Ojai Retreat based on the glowing reviews from Tripadvisor. Unfortunately, the reviews left me wondering where everyone else stayed. First the Pros: 1. Reservations and pre-visit communication - Clare was a pleasure to talk to and very helpful with all aspects of my reservation and my questions. 2. Staff - The staff I encountered were very friendly... More

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67 reviews 67 reviews
40 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

If I could give Ojai Retreat 10-stars I definitely would. Ojai Retreat is quiet and serene, sitting on top of a hill overlooking Ojai valley. Service and quality of rooms are top notch and deserve 10 stars.

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Los Angeles, CA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We chose the Ojai Retreat on the recommendation of a friend. Nestled in the hills, you are rewarded with a sweeping view of the valley after a short drive up a private road. The Practical We booked the Sky Suite, which, after having walked around the property, seemed to be the most private of all the cottages. It comes with... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We stayed at the Ojai retreat en route to San Francisco and enjoyed the 'away from it all' feel and beautiful gardens. Breakfast was delicious and taken on the terrace with magnificent views of the mountains. Our host was friendly and efficient. Our rooms were clean and well-equipped. The beds were super comfortable! We left Ojai feeling refreshed after a... More

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Address: 160 Besant Rd., Ojai, CA 93023
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Location: United States > California > Ojai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
The Ojai Retreat Hotel Ojai

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Ojai Retreat is a 5-acre haven of beauty with exquisite views, lush gardens and tranquility. There are 12 completely renovated bedrooms most with private garden or patio, all with views. A delicious European-style breakfast is included. There is a spacious living/meeting room and Quiet room with small library. Free wireless internet in all rooms and throughout the property. TV-and telephone-free rooms to preserve tranquility. Yoga classes and massages are available. ... more   less 
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