Set amid 160-acres of beautiful private grounds on the Pacific Coast, Ventana Big Sur is an ideal eclectic combination of private and interactive spaces - perfect for adults. Sip craft cocktails and speciality wines admiring expansive ocean views, or head to the Social House for a chance to connect with fellow travellers however you wish - bond over a game of pool or enjoy a coffee and a chat in the homely atmosphere of the bar room.
Hidden away amongst lush forests, this exclusive enclave offers the height of privacy and intimacy for couples looking to retreat from the outside world. Experiences perfect for enjoyment side-by-side are boundless thanks to the imaginative amenities on offer; sip craft cocktails and speciality wines upon the Sur House Terrace, luxuriate in the Japanese hot baths and admire incredible feats of art in the striking Glass House Gallery. This peaceful, endlessly romantic, coastal spot will leave you feeling perfectly reconnected.
Lakes & Mountains
Ventana Big Sur's incredible surroundings include The Santa Lucia mountain range - comprising a unique blend of granite, marble, schist and gneiss rock - who's diverse landscape offers both easy and challenging hiking trails for those wishing to explore on foot, or an ideal terrain for cycling or horse riding. Landmarks in the region of Big Sur include several beautiful beaches and scenic state parks, as well as the traditional Carmel Mission Basilica, with its stunning Spanish-colonial architecture.
Spa & Wellness
With Big Sur known as a sacred setting, The Spa Alila offers a sensory experience to encourage guests to find inner peace and connectivity. Influenced by Asian methods, treatments include soothing facials and deep-tissue massages that aim to rejuvenate both body and mind. For a more distinctive offering, embrace an astrology reading, exploring your stages of life and emphasising tools for managing life in new ways.
Celebrate your special day against a picturesque backdrop of the rugged Big Sur coastline. Two stunning outdoor venues provide the perfect location for an intimate gathering or a grand celebration, with the outdoor Upper and Lower Terraces accommodating your wedding party for a cocktail reception and dancing beneath the stars. Banquet menus are available and expert staff will assist with all the arrangements.
There are two ADA compliant accessible rooms available in the Ventana Guest Room and Ventana Fireplace Room categories. One of these rooms, Ventana Fireplace Room has ADA features including the addition of a roll-in shower. ADA features of both rooms include raised toilet, grab bars around the shower and toilet and accessible wash basin.