August 11, 2017: International lifestyle company Two Roads Hospitality has announced the expansion of Alila Hotels & Resorts into North America. Singapore-based Alila, will open its first North American resort property in California’s Big Sur in fall 2017. Boasting a multimillion-dollar comprehensive revitalization, Ventana Big Sur feature 59 refreshed guest rooms, suites and villas, a full-service Spa Alila, two enhanced outdoor pools with a new infinity-edge hot tub and outdoor Japanese hot baths. Additionally, The Sur House restaurant, with a new concept and expanded ocean-view patio, will offer views of the Pacific Ocean.
Ventana’s resort-wide enhancements also will include a new Social House with three unique lifestyle spaces for relaxing and connecting; the new 7,000-square-foot Ocean Meadow Lawn for events and celebrations; a new Glass House Gallery; a new Alila Experience Program featuring discovery-based guest activities such as beekeeping, string art, candle making and aromatherapy; and the debut of a luxury camping experience — Redwood Canyon Glampsites— in the resort’s 20-acre redwood-canopied forest.
Alila Hospitalities include daily guided walks through the serene landscape, yoga, Tai Chi and Pilates classes, and nightly wine tastings and cheese pairings. An on-site experience coordinator is available to arrange further adventures.