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Swimming pool
Free WiFi
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Air conditioning
24-hour front desk
Key card access
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Experience World-class Service at Alila Ventana Big Sur Adult Only

Located on a hillside overlooking Big Sur's beautiful Pacific coastline, Ventana Inn & Spa is an adults only resort located on 160 secluded acres. It features 2 heated pools adjoined by a Japanese hot bath. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.

The spacious guest rooms boast a window seat, a private balcony or patio with views of the forest, ocean, meadow, or canyon, binoculars, umbrellas, lanterns, and walking sticks. The rooms also include a flat-screen TV with a DVD player and sound system, a coffee machine, a mini-bar, and each private bathroom includes a walk-in shower and soaking tub, and plush bathrobes. Select units offer a hot tub on the decks or fireplaces.

Guests can dine at the on-site restaurant, The Sur House, and sip cocktails at The Sur House Terrace and Bar, while overlooking the ocean.

Ventana Big Sur, An Alila Resort offers the Ventana Inn & Spa bathhouse facility which includes the Japanese-inspired baths. Guests can also stay in shape with a workout in the fitness center. Guests can take advantage of the complimentary yoga classes, guided property tours, afternoon wine tasting, and the Glass House Gallery, the on-site art gallery of California Central Coast artists.

Attractions such as Andrew Molera State Park and Pfeiffer Beach are easily accessible from Ventana Spa. Visitors can also participate in hiking, whale watching and horseback riding in the area.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Alila Ventana Big Sur Adult Only has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jan 26, 2010
Hotel chain/brand: Joie De Vivre

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.8)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Private Parking Available On Site

Activities:

Fitness center

Game room

Spa


Availability

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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Hi there, I am travelling to California with my Mum in December. Do you have any twin bedded rooms available please?
    Greetings, Thank you for your interest in Ventana Big Sur! Although we do not have any accommodations with twin beds, we do have suite called the Big Sur Villa that features a King Bed on the 2nd floor and a Queen sleeper sofa on the main floor. Please let me know if I can be of any further assistance and we hope to welcome you and your mum! Stay safe, Jessica
    Answered on March 25, 2020
  • Have you taken any precautions for check-in because of the coronavirus?
    Good morning, our front desk team now offers mask and hand sanitizer in the lobby as well as the safety glass in the front of windows to avoid as much direct contact as possible during standard check in processes. Have a wonderful day!
    Answered on June 21, 2022
  • Good am, I what dies ‘full board in room mean .? Under meals? Thank you!
    Good morning, full board in room describes that all meals that we offer throughout the day, breakfast, lunch, and dinner, can be accessible to you fully from the comforts of your room upon request. Have a great day!
    Answered on June 21, 2022
  • can we add bed?(2adults in one room)
    We do offer rooms such as the ones in our cottage house that accommodate up to four individuals, however we do not offer additional roll away beds along size our standard bed size associated with your room design.
    Answered on June 21, 2022
Area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    The Sur House

    Food: American

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Resort Facilities at Alila Ventana Big Sur Adult Only
Outdoors
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Walking tours
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Hiking
  • Game room
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secure parking
  • Valet parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage Additional charge
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Key card access
General
  • Shuttle service
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Adults only
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
2 swimming pools
    Pool 1 – indoor Additional charge
    Pool 2 – outdoor Free!
Spa
  • Fitness classes
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Spa facilities
  • Body wrap
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Hairstyling
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Hair treatments
  • Makeup services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers Additional charge
  • Public Bath
  • Hot spring bath Additional charge
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Alila Ventana Big Sur Adult Only takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 4:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Alila Ventana Big Sur Adult Only accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and supplements may apply.

This is an adults only property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Alila Ventana Big Sur Adult Only of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Alila Ventana Big Sur Adult Only

  • Room options at Alila Ventana Big Sur Adult Only include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Villa

  • The prices at Alila Ventana Big Sur Adult Only may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Alila Ventana Big Sur Adult Only is 3.7 miles from the center of Big Sur.

  • Alila Ventana Big Sur Adult Only offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Game room
    • Body treatments
    • Beauty services
    • Body wrap
    • Hot spring bath
    • Fitness classes
    • Public Bath
    • Swimming pool
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Fitness
    • Makeup services
    • Body scrub
    • Walking tours
    • Yoga classes
    • Pedicure
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Spa facilities
    • Facial treatments
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Manicure
    • Hair treatments
    • Hairstyling

  • Alila Ventana Big Sur Adult Only has 1 restaurant:

    • The Sur House

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Alila Ventana Big Sur Adult Only by:

    • Car 40min

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Alila Ventana Big Sur Adult Only on this page.

  • Check-in at Alila Ventana Big Sur Adult Only is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.