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Glen Oaks Big Sur

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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

I can't emphasize enough how much we enjoyed at Glen Oaks Big Sur. It was my husband and I's first time to drive down to Big Sur and we wanted to spend more time In the area so we decided to stay overnight. Glen Oaks...More

Thank Cherrie L
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful place to stay in Big Sur! I feel like the term “motor lodge” made me think of something more outdated and run down, but this was just as nice as a basic hotel. The rooms look like they were recently updated and...More

Thank MacKennaMar
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Our cabin helped us understand the essence of Big Sur. Towering Redwoods, the ever-present Big Sur River, chairs by the water for quiet time, the modern and luxurious yet rustic Big Sur Cabin (an upgrade on a Sunday night), and solitude after the breathtaking coastal...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 11 February 2018

We stayed here for 2 nights on our honeymoon trip up the PCH. It was definitely our favorite place we stayed on the whole trip. I would have been happy to have stayed there the whole time. The room was clean, the 2 employees we...More

2  Thank Madison C
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed for 2 nights in the Forrest View Cabin. We shared a wall with the River view room. We only heard very light voices and footsteps here and there. The stay was quiet and peaceful. Just what we needed and was...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$225 - US$450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Big Sur
#3 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$225 - US$450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Big Sur
#3 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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"Don't expect "luxury" room like a hotel room, but a smashing location, We liked being down by..."
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"Room 5 was at the end of the building with a private patio and side entrance. Very peaceful and private."
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"get a room close to the Big Sur River it's very calm and quiet. The rooms on the Highway might be a..."
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"room 12 = very legit"
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