Ventana Campground FAQs
Can I choose my campsite?
We do our best to accommodate requests. However, we are unable to guarantee a specific site.
How many cars can each campsite accommodate?
Each campsite can accommodate one vehicle. Overflow parking is available at Cadillac Flats.
Can I bring my RV or trailer?
Ventana Campground cannot accommodate RVs, motor homes, travel trailers or pop-up tent trailers.
Can I bring my camper van?
Ventana Campground cannot accommodate camper vans or trucks with roof tents or small campers on top. We are a tent only campground. Parking spots are small and limited to one vehicle per campsite. Any vehicles over 20 feet in length will not be allowed to enter the campground.
Do I have to worry about bears?
Fortunately, we do not have to worry about bear-proofing in our campground. However, crows and squirrels will aggressively invade your campsite if unsecured food is left unattended. Please be sure to appropriately store your food and trash.
Does the temperature drop below freezing?
Although it can be cold at night and in the winter, because of our location (close to the ocean, low altitude, and not far enough north), temperatures do not drop below freezing. However, campers should always be prepared for large temperature swings and intense rains, even in the summer.
Are showers available?
Yes. They cost $2 for every 5 minutes.
Is fire wood provided?
This is available for $14 a bundle from our camp store, you are also welcome to bring your own.
Do you sell ice?
Yes, $4 per bag.
Does the campground have WiFi?
We do not offer WiFi for campers. Glampers do have access to wireless internet.
Can campers access Ventana Big Sur resort facilities?
Resort facilities are for resort guests only.
Can campers pay extra to use the glamping Bath House?
The glamping Bath House is reserved for the use of glamping guests only.
Can campers access the restaurant?
The Sur House is available with reservations ahead of time. Learn More
How many pets are allowed per site? What is the fee?
Max of two pets per camp set and no fee is charged, however a noise fee will be charged if any pets bark excessively during quiet hours. Max of one pet per glamp site and fee of $75.
What is the maximum number of people per site and how may tents per site?
We allow 5 people and 2 tents per site.
Is there a minimum length of stay?
During the busy summer season, we require a three-night minimum stay. No minimum required the rest of the year.
What is the average square footage per site?
25 x 15