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Ventana Inn & Spa

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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San Francisco, California
Reviewed February 6, 2015

If you want to splurge for a romantic and relaxing getaway in Big Sur, this is the hotel. The rooms are spacious, the views breathtaking, and every details is perfect. The staff really makes you feel at home. They are warm and inviting and find a balance between luxury and not being too stuffy. I have traveled for a living...

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Orcutt, California
Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

The drive was beautiful to get there but once we got there the room we got looked out to a drylooking Area of grass. We were told we had a view of the ocean but we didn't. Everyone was very nice there and helpful with our luggage. If you go there get a room higher up on the mountain for...

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3Thank kriste614
Manhattan Beach
Reviewed February 2, 2015

Loved this location and the property was amazing. We upgraded to the Big Sur suite and it was well worth it. Room was very spacious. We loved the wood burning fireplace and hammock on the patio. View of the gardens and pool on one side and forest on the other. Peaceful walk to the restaurant was so enjoyable. One of...

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Carmel
Reviewed January 30, 2015

Big Sur is heavenly simply due to its breath taking beauty however, Ventana Inn and Spa will convince you that this is heaven. Enjoyed an exquisite 3 night stay as a birthday treat. The fireplace room facing West, toward the ocean, was beautiful. Loved the soaking tub, outdoor deck and all the amenities that made the room that much more...

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2Thank Robin A
Reviewed January 25, 2015

Ventana is set on the top of a mountain overlooking the beautifully scenic Big Sur. They have great grounds that hold a spa, restaurant, yoga classes, and tour hike. We were able to walk the resort during one of the days but it rained the rest of the time. Luckily their staff drove us around to stay dry and we...

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1Thank Landyn C
San Jose, California
Reviewed January 15, 2015

Wife and I have stayed a few times at this hotel - and absolutely love it. Their suites are rustic charm with nice fireplaces and beautiful views from your balcony and private hot tub. Each morning they provide complimentary breakfast brought to your room at the time you request (love their egg white and vegetable frittata). They have a clothing...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed January 14, 2015

Drove down from Pebble Beach to enjoy the day and stay the night. Upgraded to Pacific House room. One of the nicer rooms I have stayed in. Enjoyed everything about it. Had lunch and dinner at the restaurant. Food was great and had a very laid back atmosphere. Staff was very friendly and always helpful. Would definitely stay again and...

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1Thank Jbrumley75
Reviewed January 10, 2015

My girlfriend and I wanted to end the year with a nice peaceful vacation in a place outside of Los Angeles where we live. So we chose Big Sur. We had an amazing time at the resort. Walking the trails the restaurant was one of our favorite parts. The staff is very helpful and friendly all amenities are well taken...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed January 6, 2015

Was here for Christmas. It was very special. The air was amazing the people were amazing. It felt really homely and also very much like an upscale resort at the same time. I'm so happy we decided to go here. It was my first time there. I can't wait to go back soon. The smells were amazing... the free walking...

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
Reviewed January 5, 2015

The Ventana Inn is an amazing place. Quiet, peaceful, great friendly service, amazing restaurant and beautiful views. Centrally located to great hiking spots and state parks. It's like a little slice of heaven at the top of a mountain. Very zen! Also offered complimentary yoga classes.

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ventana Inn & Spa is a luxurious resort nestled in the mountains above California’s central coast. Situated on 243 acres of wooded hillside, 1,200 feet above the Pacific Ocean on the Big Sur coast, Ventana Inn & Spa is quiet, secluded and beautiful. The Inn provides a peaceful and soothing atmosphere enhanced by its proximity to the area’s natural wonders. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ventana Inn & Spa

Address: 48123 Highway One, Big Sur, CA 93920-9538
Location: United States > California > Big Sur
Price Range: $694 - $1,329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Ventana Inn & Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 62
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Also Known As:
Ventana Inn And Spa
Ventana Hotel Big Sur
Ventana Resort Big Sur
Ventana Inn Big Sur
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Big Sur
#2 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur
#3 Family Hotel in Big Sur
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“It's worth splurging on a room with a fireplace, especially in the winter.”
984amyl, Feb 5, 2017 | Read review
“Request a top floor room or you will hear everything that happens above you.”
jamesl845, Feb 1, 2017 | Read review
“fireplace rooms with ocean views are the best”
226marshallc, Jan 8, 2017 | Read review
“You are in the woods, do not expect rooms to have an ocean view. You can get the ocean view at the restaurant. :)”
651matthewj, Nov 16, 2016 | Read review
“The Sweet Suite deal is a good one. ”
carlheir, Nov 9, 2016 | Read review
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