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Resort Ventana Big Sur Review

Big Sur is known to be some of the most ideal locations for hiking, beach swimming, and camping. Tourists from all over the country and the world go to Big Sur for a much-needed vacation. In this review, we will talk about Ventana Big Sur – a luxury coastal resort located in Big Sur California.

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Big Sur, California

We will talk about the step-by-step experience in Ventana to further detail some of its pros and cons. Hopefully, you get the gist of what you will get if you stay at Ventana Big Sur.


Booking at any hotel shouldn’t be a hassle nowadays especially now that everything is done online. With Ventana Big Sur, booking is such a breeze. You can book a suite directly from their website or you can give them a call.

Note that Ventana charges an additional $50 experience fee per night you stay.


You can only expect upscale and high-end luxurious accommodations at Ventana Big Sur. You have an overwhelming list of options to choose from. You’re offered sophisticated, rustic luxury with Ventana’s accommodations. From fireplace guestrooms, big suites, forest shower suites, spa suites, hot tub suites, villas, cottage houses, and coast houses.

Expect to always stay connected to the beautiful outdoors of Big Sur at any type of accommodation at Ventana. Bask in the unspoiled views of the Santa Lucia Mountains and the Pacific Ocean in the distance with great views of the sunset.

You can kick back with a warm drink while watching the wildlife and birds from your balcony. If you feel like it, you can also relax in a hot tub in one of their hot tub suites nestled within the lush forests and greeneries.


You can’t run out of things to do when you stay at Ventana Big Sur. Whether you’re an indoor buddy or an outdoor junkie, you will certainly find an activity suited to your liking.

You will experience a luxury dining experience like no other at The Sur House – Ventana’s expansive and exclusive restaurant headed by Executive Chef Keith Potter. Their 10,000-bottle cellar and their unique authentic California Central Coast cuisine are the ones to beat.

Land or sea, you will find a worthwhile activity to do during your stay. From cycling, kayaking, hiking, surfing, windsurfing, to kiteboarding – there’s plenty of activities for everyone.

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Sunset at Big Sur


Enjoy luxurious privacy and seclusion when glamping at Ventana. Meanwhile, discover your inner peace with the Alila Spa. With lots of relaxing and rejuvenating body treatments, you’ll get lost in the pampering. All of this while enjoying the scenic views of the outdoors.

If you’re into excursions, Ventana makes it easy and convenient for you to explore the wonders of Big Sur. Just simply call the front desk and they will arrange everything for you.


A stay at Ventana Big Sur resort is such an overall pleasant experience. You will truly feel the essence of Big Sur at Ventana. From their amazing camp trails to their luxurious accommodations and amenities, you will spend a lot but only in exchange for a life-changing experience.