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Glen Oaks Big Sur

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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“heated floors”(127 reviews)
“motor lodge”(101 reviews)
“little sur cabin”(78 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Pool
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I stayed here on our drive up the PCH before going to Carmel. Had read mixed reviews but so glad we stayed here. Only room available was a Queen room. Everything was very cute and relaxing from the simple rustic decor, multiple...More

Thank jdecohar
Reviewed 4 days ago

We heard great things to about this hotel prior to arrival. We were on our way through Big Sur on a road trip and only had one night in the area. Glen Oaks was one of the best experiences that we've had in a while....More

Thank Jeremy_Sebastien
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love everything about Glen Oaks, from the wonderful experience at the front desk, to the charming cabins equipped with everything you need, from s'mores to wine to comfy beds! It's a wonderful place, and you truly feel like you can get away! It's lovely!...More

Thank Jenn K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely loved our stay at Glen Oaks. It’s beautiful, peaceful, and we felt like we really got away even though we stayed for only three days. The location is magical in the midst of Redwood trees and close to a beautiful river down a...More

1  Thank Keri B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best value and experience in the heart of Big Sur! -More reasonably priced than Ventana and Post Ranch Inn, but more posh and upscale than the many Inns and Lodges along Rt 1. -In the best location in Big Sur--easy driving distance...More

2  Thank Stacy A
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Description
Described as one of the most romantic places to stay, our adobe motor lodge was considered modern in 1957 and 60 years later Glen Oaks Big Sur has a fresh rustic-modern and Green sensibility. Our ...More accommodations consist of 16 Adobe Motor Lodge rooms with cozy gas fireplaces and 12 Cottage/Cabin style rooms with kitchen/kitchenettes and most have access to the Big Sur River. All accommodations have free wireless internet and telephones with free local calls. We are located on Highway One in Big Sur Valley. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
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Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
28
Price range
US$ 225 - US$ 450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Glen Oaks Big Sur Hotel Big Sur
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Glen Oaks Hotel Big Sur
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Glen Oaks Resort Big Sur
Location
United States > California > Big Sur
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
28
Price range
US$ 225 - US$ 450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Glen Oaks Big Sur Hotel Big Sur
,
Glen Oaks Hotel Big Sur
,
Glen Oaks Resort Big Sur
Location
United States > California > Big Sur
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Traveller (691)
Room & Suite (297)
Dining (24)
Pool & Beach (5)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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Breanna J
7 March 2018|
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Response from usaphile | Reviewed this property |
Been visiting BigSur for 35 years, often staying at Glen Oaks. Room choice should depend on what you like best. Motel rooms have been modernised , have heated shower room floor etc., nicely appointed and are close to... More
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1990scousemouse
18 February 2018|
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Response from 600catherinec | Reviewed this property |
There is a massive landslide that closed CA 1 between LA and Glen Oaks Big Sur. It is supposed to reopen late summer. That is not a firm date. We went to Glen Oaks from Los Angeles in September 2017 and did have to take... More
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Nancy M
21 November 2017|
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Response from jenntbeard | Reviewed this property |
The one we stayed it was the most secluded and had an amazing view of the river. Red Wood Cabin: River View Suite.
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Room Tips
"Everywhere! The cabins are more private-- however we didn't hear a peep in the Queen Motor Lodge room"
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"Stayed in Fireside Lodge right off Rt 1 and found it less remote and more happening than the Cabins area."
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"It is a converted Motor Lodge so there is some Hwy 1 traffic noise."
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"big sur cabin for the outdoor bathtubs or riverview cabin for views of river. All cabin have great access to..."
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