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Glendale, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Glamping is a new hobby thanks to Treebones! Already booked our next trip! Sushi is a MUST! Big Sur is simply gorgeous and Treebones has an excellent vantage point of capturing its beauty! PS: Who needs a white noise machine when this place exists?!

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

I surprised my husband with a night at Treebones for his birthday, and it was even better than I expected! It was one of the most amazing places I have ever been and very romantic. The yurt was so unique and beautiful, the gas heater/fire place worked wonderfully (our stay was in mid December), the sink inside the yurt is...

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Long Beach, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to get away ..THIS is the place to go. What a great weekend of friends, yoga, great food, and a peaceful and beautiful resort. The yurts are awesome and the staff even better! It is warm, inviting and a great place to exist for a weekend. A MUST for a weekend away for a little slice of...

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Costa Mesa, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I booked Yurt 16, the view was spectacular. Sounds of the ocean at night while cozy in the most comfortable king size bed. I have to remark on how clean the showers and restrooms are, perfect! It's not often you stay at a resort that you can say how helpful and friendly the staff are... I mean...

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Long Beach, California
Reviewed February 14, 2017

I went to Treebones with a group of women friends. We had an amazing trip. The place is absolutely beautiful. The food was delicious.The staff was kind and accommodating. The restuarant service was wonderful and Yoga was awesome! The yurts are very clean and comfortable. Even though our weather was rainy and cold we all had an amazing time. I...

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MrsTreebones, Owner at Treebones Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your positive experience of our Yoga Retreat! This is the one time a year we offer such a thing...it has become so popular that we will be offering three longer 'Yoga in Nature' Retreats the first two weeks of December, 2017. It'll will be a great time to de-stress, be still , and focus...

San Francisco, California, United States
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Booked the autonomous tent for our anniversary weekend and loved it! The tent is beautiful, clean and comfortable. It was great having a shower and restroom in the test, but the real gems are the gas fireplaces (indoor/on the deck). We never left treebones and just enjoyed reading, looking out over the ocean, fireplace(s), and the hot tub. The staff...

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MrsTreebones, Owner at Treebones Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your recent experience in the Autonomous Tent. It is truly the height of glamping..in a tent! yes! Unlike the yurts that share restrooms and showers, the A-Tent has it's own shower and restroom, completely self sustaining and off our "off grid"! if you can imagine that! Glad you loved your time here so much, the attentive...

Reviewed January 30, 2017

This resort is very relaxing & the views are breathtaking. So many gorgeous vistas. We loved our time out on the patio deck of our yurt looking out over the Pacific Ocean. Would recommend this for those that like to unplug and enjoy camping/glamping.

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MrsTreebones, Owner at Treebones Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for your recent visit and for sharing your experience with others. We love that guests can 'unplug' here....there is no cell service nearby and our 'wifi' is brought in by satellite so has it's limitations....We feel it allows visitors to unwind and unplug in a way much needed in today's world and we love seeing guests mellow out, relax,...

Reviewed January 24, 2017

We enjoyed our stay last week and the views were incredible, but we did feel the food, and the experience overall, were quite over-hyped and overpriced. We ordered the two vegetarian meals at dinner (the thai curry and the pesto pasta) and were very disappointed with the quality of the pasta dish in particular--we've made better with a jar of...

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MrsTreebones, Owner at Treebones Resort, responded to this review

Dear Jean, Thank you for your recent stay. So glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and the expansive ocean views, but sorry to hear our free breakfast and eco-friendly practices did not meet your expectations. For those researching a future stay with us: Currently our free buffet breakfast includes: Organic homemade granola, homemade seasoned egg & potato fritata, make...

Seal Beach, California
Reviewed January 13, 2017

The autonomous tent experience was beautiful and an amazing ! Definitely worth the money for the view and the sunset. I would have given 5 starts except for the fact that I think the service could be worked on. I understand its a form of camping but this is still considered a high end resort and paying $600 a night...

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MrsTreebones, Owner at Treebones Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay with us..so glad to hear you loved the autonomous tent and the view it boasts! right now the gray whales are heading south and many spouts can be spotted on the horizon - it's amazing. Our Lodge Hands are always available after dark to offer a cart ride back to the tent and it's...

Orvieto, Italy
Reviewed January 12, 2017

I was there this past weekend, to relax and get away with my husband. We were there when a group of people checked in, they looked like they were in their 30's. Not a group I would think would cause any trouble. They came into the lodge on the first night we were there, and they walked out, and I...

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MrsTreebones, Owner at Treebones Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, I'm so glad that you felt you were "treated great". Last weekend was pretty intense with all the wind and rain. In way of explanation regarding what you witnessed with the way the group was treated. None of us have it in our hearts to make anyone feel unwelcome, however we do have a policy...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
Treebones Resort Wild Coast Restaurant and Sushi Bar
Treebones Resort Wild Coast Restaurant and Sushi Bar
Cuisines: Japanese, Sushi, Seafood, Contemporary
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Unusual and unique eco-lodge experience with immense expansive ocean views on Big Sur's remote and rugged South Coast. Guests enjoy cozy comforts in fully furnished tent-like yurts or choose a campsite and bring all their own tents/gear to camp. Resort 'feel' in rustic setting. Two popular restaurant venues with cozy, communal atmosphere boast great service, organic, locally sustained cuisine with same great views. Massage services, hiking information, and modern book & sundries store on premises. Sustainability statement: We are dedicated to providing an honest eco-experience. We are off grid and over 50% sustained by solar power. We recycle and utilize our onsite garden and chickens to complete a composting cycle. We are also human-sustained: Meaning..we serve tourists with our hearts and our hands and there are humans behind the service here..not robots! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Treebones Resort

Address: 71895 Highway #1, Big Sur, CA 93920
Location: United States > California > Big Sur
Price Range: $159 - $329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
Also Known As:
Treebones Resort Big Sur
Treebones Hotel Big Sur
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Big Sur
#2 Green Hotel in Big Sur
#2 Family Hotel in Big Sur
#5 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur
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“We had Yurt 16, Ocean View and super quiet (except for the faint sounds of sea lions).”
  • Yurt 16
 of 5 bubbles 127damienz, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Yurt 16 was quiet and secluded”
  • Yurt 16
  • Yurt 16
 of 5 bubbles jeanp217, Jan 24, 2017 | Read review
“Ocean View Yurt!”
 of 5 bubbles tommX7698VB, Jan 4, 2017 | Read review
“Definitely go for ocean front if you can”
 of 5 bubbles Anialw13, Jan 3, 2017 | Read review
“There are both mountain and ocean views available.”
  • The yurt on the left is where I stayed...There's a massive koi in the above ground pond there!
 of 5 bubbles Thurstonator, Dec 27, 2016 | Read review
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