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    Glen Oaks Big Sur

    Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920
    (831) 216-0045
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    • Excellent65%
    • Very good27%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “heated floors” (126 reviews)
    “motor lodge” (96 reviews)
    “fire pit” (314 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed November 11, 2012

    My husband and I did a road trip up the California coast in October and stayed one night at the Glen Oaks Motel. It was the perfect spot since we were able to take in nature and relax in a luxury cabin after a day...More

    1  Thank IlliniFan81
    Reviewed November 7, 2012

    What a wonderful place to stay in Big Sur! We only stayed stayed one night, 10/31/12, but had a great time! We stayed in room # 9 which was a king room in the motor lodge with a dual sided fire place. Our room was...More

    1  Thank 338lisas
    Reviewed November 6, 2012

    We had a great time here. It was clean and the rooms are very nicely done!! It was secluded and romantic. It was like a 5 star camping adventure!!!! Everything was wonderful about it. I can't wait to stay here again !!!!

    1  Thank Karen B
    Reviewed November 1, 2012

    We stayed in the Sycmore cabin for 3 nights and loved it. The scenery was picture perfect and the fire pit was put to great use. The bed, lines and pillows were also very comfortable. Pricey, but not for Big Sur

    4  Thank jopheim
    Reviewed November 1, 2012

    I have nothing but good things to say about this hotel. We stayed in the Adobe Motor Lodge Fireside King. We were in heaven! The decor is fabulous, and you can't beat the location. This is the best value in Big Sur if you want...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • $225 - $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
    • Number of rooms
    • 26
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Big Sur
    • Also Known As
    • Glen Oaks Big Sur Hotel Big Sur ,
    • Glen Oaks Hotel Big Sur ,
    • Glen Oaks Resort Big Sur
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    November 21, 2017|
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    Response from S6073CQcatherinec | Reviewed this property |
    They are masterfully located for privacy but the singles are most private. We were very pleased with Sycamore but the Little Sur Cabin Might be a bit more private. But not by much. I think we will do Sycamore again. But... More
    Sarah S
    December 7, 2016|
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    Response from Jeanette K | Property representative |
    Hi Sarah, Sorry, Glen Oaks Big Sur only allows service animals. I believe the only two options when traveling to Big Sur with pets for an overnight stay are Riverside Campground & Cabins and Big Sur Campground & Cabins... More
    November 4, 2016|
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    Response from Jeanette K | Property representative |
    Glen Oaks Big Sur is designed as a romantic getaway for couples or singles who are looking for a quiet, beautiful place to enjoy Big Sur. The accommodations only have one queen or king size bed therefore do not have more... More
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    "room 12 = very legit"
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    "i suspect that all the rooms are equally nice"
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    "The rooms had white noise machines to help with sleep 😴"
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