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Overlooking the Pacific
Ventana Inn and Spa - Adults Only, enjoys a dramatic and romantic Big Sur setting in the hills along State Highway 1, overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Guests can hike from the resort along the North Coast Ridge Road, and drive to the white sands of nearby Carmel River State Beach.
Superior spa treatments
After a long drive up or down the coast, guests can book a reviving seaweed body wrap or hot stone massage in The Spa at Ventana. The earthy, healthy atmosphere extends to The Restaurant at Ventana, where friendly staff serve seasonal American cuisine and local wines in a cozy lodge-style setting.
Free WiFi and a terrace
Designed like a luxury cabin, each room opens onto a private terrace with a view of the ocean or the surrounding woods. Guests can stay in touch with the world via free WiFi, or forget about it completely while immersing themselves in a soaking tub, or getting snug between Egyptian cotton sheets.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!Opens in a new window
Ventana Inn and Spa - Adults Only
Ventana Inn and Spa - Adults Only is an adults-only resort that features 2 outdoor swimming pools, a spa tub, and a fitness center. The resort offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.
Business-related amenities at this 4.5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measure 8,403 square feet (756 square meters). This luxury resort also offers a library, gift shops/newsstands, and a garden. A complimentary area shuttle within 10 miles (16 kilometers) is available for guests. Complimentary self-parking. A total renovation of this property was completed in October 2010.
Ventana Inn and Spa - Adults Only is a smoke-free property.
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Free area shuttle
- 24-hour business center
- Conference space size (feet) - 8403
- Conference space size (meters) - 756
- Number of meeting rooms - 6
- Luggage storage
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Smoke-free property
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Poolside bar
- Fireplace in lobby
- Number of buildings/towers - 8
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Total number of rooms - 60
- 24-hour front desk
- Shopping on site
- Number of floors - 2
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Concierge services
- Fitness facilities
- Full-service spa
- Number of outdoor pools - 2
- Meeting rooms
- Free self parking
- Spa services on site
- Spa tub
- Wedding services
- Free WiFi
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Free self parking
- Room service
- Premium TV channels
- DVD player
- Premium bedding
- Air conditioning
- Free newspaper
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free bottled water
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Private bathroom
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- Flat-panel TV
- Room service (limited hours)
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
Where to Eat
Guests are offered a full breakfast for a surcharge.
The Restaurant at Ventana - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specializes in regional cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and brunch. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
Room service is available.
Nearby Things to Do
2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a spa tub. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Fitness classes on site
- Ecotours on site
- Hiking/biking trails on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
- Hot stone massage
- Deep tissue massage
- Prenatal massage
- Thai massage
- Detoxification wrap
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Ayurvedic treatments
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is 1 PM
Children and extra beds
- Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests older than 18 are welcome.
- Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Minimum guest age is 18
Caters to adults only
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
Only service animals are allowed
- Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 30 for adults, USD 0 and USD 0 for children (approximately)
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We should mention
Children 17 years old and younger are not permitted at this adults-only property. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.
Awards & Affiliations
- Ventana Inn and Spa - Adults Only is listed in the 2012 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2012 Travel + Leisure 500.