Spotlight on: The Ventana Big Sur, a brand new Grand Luxury Hotel

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How do you reconcile your nature-loving hippy side with your luxury lifestyle? By staying at the Ventana Big Sur, of course.

For many, Big Sur’s long rugged coastlines, acres of towering redwoods, and winding mountain ranges make it one of the most beautiful landscapes in America. And the Ventana, puts you right at the heart of it.

Ventana Big Sur - Brand new hotels in 2018

Ventana Big Sur – Rustic and modern designs


Reasons to book

  • The rustic and contemporary designs look right at home in the Big Sur landscape.

  • The hotel looks incredible, but the views of the Big Sur from your window are even more so.

  • Heading out is as good as staying in thanks to hiking trails, beaches mountain bike tracks and horse riding within reach.

  • It offers one of the best “Glamping” experiences in America


Ventana Big Sur outdoor areas.

Big Sur – long stretches of coast and thick forests make Big Sur a joy for the nature lover, and explorer. 

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Big Sur – Barely populated and home to the longest stretch of undeveloped coastline in the USA, once you enter Big Sur, you’re in another world. 



Rustic and contemporary, the rooms at the Ventana Big Sur fit right into the gorgeous landscape which they call home. The hotel itself is built from weathered cedar, and every element of the interiors is hewn from natural materials including stone, leather and wood.

Ventana Big Sur - Pacific House Suite - Bed

Pacific Suite– Airy, spacious and home to a hot tub overlooking the ocean, the Pacific House Suite seems built with romance in mind.

Ventana Big Sur - The Coat House, Living room

Ventana Big Sur – The Coast House– Spanning 1,300 square feet and equipped with  living room, kitchen, dining area and outdoor deck and wood-burning fireplace, the Ventana Big Sur’s Coast House, is more “holiday home on the coast” than hotel room. 


With only 59 rooms and suites and the immensity of the Big Sur all around, the Ventana is an intimate and secluded hotel experience where you go to resource, recharge and feel at one with nature. Room sizes span from the generous ,(414 square feet) to the gargantuan (1300 square feet) and come with private decks from which to soak in breathtaking vistas without moderation. Many come with fire-places, and the suites offer deep soaking tubs and deck-side hammocks that are perfect to retreat to after a day of exploration.


Ventana Big Sur - Villa Living Room

Ventana Big Sur  Ventana Villa –  Hotel room or a luxurious home on the edge of the wilds? It’s hard to tell the difference with the Ventana Villa’s two storey guest house. 



Ventana Big Sur - Hot Tub Suite

Ventana Big Sur  Vista Hot Tub Suite –  Overlooking meadows and redwood forests, the Vita Hot Tub Suite delivers some of the best views available in the hotel. Ideal for some peaceful reflection, it also comes with a hot tub, wood burning fire-place and outdoor seating area. 


The Ventana Big Sur’s rooms and suites are anything but traditional. But the hotel has one trick up its sleeve that shakes up the status quo: Glamping. Surrounded by towering redwoods and the sounds of nature, the Ventana’s safari-style tents are one of the best luxury camping facilities in America.

The hotel’s glamping sites let you experience the soul soothing pleasure of nature while enjoying the premium services of a world- class resort.

Ventana Big Sur - Glamping

Ventana Big Sur  Glamping Tents–  Could this be one best couples experience money can buy? 


The Ventana’s glamping tents take all the sting out of camping without losing the essence of it: the outdoors. For your glamping experience, the hotel puts heated blankets, instant hot and cold potable water, and a Bath House with teak-enclosed showers and heated floors at your disposal to enjoy the great outdoors in complete toe-curling comfort.



Ventana Big Sur - Spa

Ventana Big Sur  Spa Alila – An enclave of peaceful bliss within the hotel 


The Ventana Big Sur seems tailor-made for nature lovers and spa aficionados. Due to its location at the confluence of mountain and sea, Big Sur offers a wealth of activities to enjoy such as biking and hiking trails, horseback riding, and kite surfing and diving.  But, if you want to make the most of the site’s curative properties and recharge, the Ventana’s Spa Alila offers holistic therapies to have you feeling like a new you in no time.



Enjoy a wealth of exclusive benefits by booking a stay at the Ventana Big Sur through us. All Grand Luxury Hotels members are assigned a dedicated personal assistant to help organize their travels. Our Connoisseur members are awarded the following benefits at the Ventana Big Sur


  • Room Upgrades
  • Complimentary continental breakfast for two daily
  • Complimentary internet
  • Early check-in and late check-out upon availability
  • 100 USD credit


For these benefits and other exclusive perks, don’t hesitate to get in touch with our team, and we’ll make sure your experience at the Ventana Big Sur is nothing less than exceptional.

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