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Overland Park, Kansas, United States
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2012

What an amazing experience. Food and accommodations out of this world. We needed to plan more time to enjoy all the amenities...so, We will be back!!! Many thanks to the gracious owners and employees at this beautiful venue!

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Toronto, Canada
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107 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2012

We drove from SF to Big Sur through a national forest (hairy roads but spectacular views) to Treebones Resort and back to Sf via coast road - a very beautful getaway Gorgeous views of the ocean w possibility of seeing whales. I love how you can hear and feel the wind while feeling protected by the yurt. The yurt is... More 

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1 Thank leapn
MrsTreebones, Owner at Treebones Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting and driving so far to be here! so glad you could join us for morning yoga, it is a great way to start the day. More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2012

Where do I begin? This place was absolutely amazing! I had heard about Treebones a few years ago, and ever since then I knew that one day I HAD to go there. I just got back from a week in California, and this was where my husband and I stayed for two nights of our trip. This was by far... More 

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New York City, New York
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43 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2012

We stayed two nights in yurt 15, which I had carefully chosen because it had an ocean view and was next to the extra bathroom. It was so foggy while we were there that we hardly saw the ocean, and it was so cold and windy that even if we had had a view, we would not have been tempted... More 

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2 Thank travelgirl108
MrsTreebones, Owner at Treebones Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for giving us a try. We appreciate it. A note to curious readers...summers in Big Sur can be foggy, cool and damp. Try visiting the area in the less frenetic months of October, November, December, January and February...these are wonderful months, often warmer...and less crowded. More 

Santa Barbara, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2012

Treebones is a unique getaway - one that you wont find elsewhere. The resort consists of about 16 yurts, a nest and the treehouse. Book the treehouse if you enjoy adventure. It is completely private, hidden, and totally unique. The treehouse has a fireplace, comfortable bed and a sink and overlooks the ocean. It was like something out of a... More 

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San Francisco
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Reviewed 17 July 2012

My husband and I stayed at Treebones last night. It was wonderful. The yurt was clean and comfortable and despite it being a "partial ocean view" actually had a full view of the ocean. We thought the food was fresh and were impressed with the portions. The wine list was excellent. For a "campsite" the bathroom was luxurious and clean.... More 

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Reviewed 10 July 2012 via mobile

This really was glamour camping. Views amazing!! Make sure you bring warm clothes. 70 degrees on a cliff next to the pacific ocean is NOT the same as 70 degrees inland. It gets windy and you need layers of warm clothes. You really will never stay in a place like this anywhere else. Yurts were spacious and clean. Changing area... More 

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1 Thank Viajera330
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Thank you for visiting. And you are correct...the weather is coolish...even when it is warmish! They are tents after all! Please do visit again! More 

New York, NY
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2012

I visited Treebones in Big Sur over New Year's with my boyfriend. We stayed in one of the cozy and fun yurts. We booked last minute and the only one available was right in the middle of everything( I think it was number 9) and that worried me a little, but it was fine. We heard the frogs in the... More 

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2 Thank adventuregirl092
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So glad you were with us over the New Year. It is a wonderful time to visit...whales are usually migrating south by then...peaceful, beautiful. It is my favorite month in Big Sur because the sun sets directly in front of the Lodge...a rosy beautiful glow on the direct horizon. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2012 via mobile

We spent two nights at Treebones. We stayed in Yurt #4 and had an amazing time. Bed was very comfy. Lots of room to spread out. Could see a bit of the amazing coast line from our porch. Woke each morning to sunlight through the skylight and the sealions barking on the rocks down below. Ate both breakfasts and dinners... More 

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Monterey, California
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2012

My wife and I stayed at Treebones for our Anniversary and frankly, it was just average and to some extent a disappointment. We stayed in yurt # 16 which is isolated from the other yurts but that means we were closer to Highway 1 and it was noisy (there is a reason why they have free earplugs at the reception-... More 

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7 Thank Monty249
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Thank you for giving us a try. We compensated this guest as soon as we heard of their discomfort. More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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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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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
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
Region: United States > California > Big Sur
Price Range: ₹ 10,841 - ₹ 22,433 (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 Family Hotel in Big Sur
#2 Green Hotel in Big Sur
#5 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur
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“Yurt with a view. May want to be close to the bathroom!”
 of 5 bubbles Cobo418, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get an ocean view yurt.The autonmist tent is the ultimate. Yurt 9 was great!”
 of 5 bubbles kendrardh, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Yurt 8 has a lovely ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles WyldAngell, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I would next pick a yurt that faces the ocean and has a nice deck. Chose a room away from the Sushi Bar, its noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles pedro011, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Stay away from the main building and the pool area as it gets loud”
 of 5 bubbles SwedishVagabond, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
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