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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”(100 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

We absolutely loved our stay at Glen Oaks! They are located right in the middle of Big Sur nestled in the forest and it is a beautiful location. We stayed in the Abobe Fireside King room and it was perfect! The bed was very comfortable...More

Thank Chrystal H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our teenage kids to Glen Oaks and what a perfect place for a getaway — to escape the electronics and hustle and bustle. Accommodations were lovely, comfortable and clean. Personnel were pleasant and helpful. And location was great for easy and quick access...More

Thank dahnit
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Adobe Motor Lodge Fireside King room, which we booked at over $400 per night was a bit of a disappointment. The room was very dark and although the online showed a large window for the room photo, that window is well covered and is looking...More

Thank braundesign1
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a cool place...opt for one of the cabins in the woods...well worth it. Only draw back is that if you have trouble getting up, or sitting down, on a bed or couch which is only 18" off the ground..this isn't for you.

Thank Deborah G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first trip to Big Sur, and this was the perfect way to experience it. We stayed in the Big Sur cabin with the outdoor tubs. It was pricey but so worth it for us. Loved sitting the river and just watching the...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
USD 225 - USD 450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Trendy Hotel in Big Sur
#2 Quaint Hotel in Big Sur
#3 Quiet Hotel in Big Sur
#4 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 225 - USD 450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Trendy Hotel in Big Sur
#2 Quaint Hotel in Big Sur
#3 Quiet Hotel in Big Sur
#4 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (687)
Room & Suite (297)
Dining (24)
Pool & Beach (5)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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Breanna J
8 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
22 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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"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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"See above. Stay on the west side of Route 1. Recommend the River View cabin."
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"Stay in the cabins on the ocean side of the highway"
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