Come for a few days during the Ojai Playwrights Conference, and take time to enjoy Ojai’s small town vibe, scenic beauty, local flavors, indulgent spa treatments, and charming galleries and boutiques.
From Los Angeles and points south:
Take 405 Freeway north, to 101 west to Ventura. Exit 101 at Highway 33. Follow 33 into the Ojai Valley; merge onto Ojai Avenue. Proceed into town.
From Santa Barbara and points north:
Take 101 Freeway south to Ventura. Exit 101 at Highway 33. Follow 33 into the Ojai Valley; merge onto Ojai Avenue. Proceed into town.
From Santa Clarita and Interstate 5:
From Interstate 5, take Highway 126 to Santa Paula. Exit 10/Highway 150. Take 150 into Ojai.
Santa Barbara Airport (SBA) – 45 miles
Bob Hope Burbank Airport (BUR) – 70 miles
Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) – 85 miles
Plan Your visit
Ojai is a popular destination, and hotel rooms generally sell out on weekends, especially from late spring to early fall. Make plans early to attend an OPC event!
Book early for best options!
The Ojai Playwrights Conference is pleased to recommend the following host hotels that generously support our organization year-round.
Casa Ojai Inn
Affordable, comfortable and eco-friendly motel-style inn across from the Soule Golf Course. A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily. Call the hotel directly to request the 15% OPC Discount.
1302 East Ojai Ave. Ojai, CA 93023
Su Nido Inn
All-suites luxury boutique hotel. This artful Mission Revival Inn awaits with beautifully decorated rooms and suites with the finest linens and amenities. Delightful center courtyard and in-suite kitchenettes enhance your stay. Ojai Village is just steps away from your door - restaurants, galleries, shops and spas all within walking distance. Call the hotel directly to request the 15% OPC Discount.
301 North Montgomery St. Ojai, CA 93023
Plan Your visit
The Ojai Playwrights Conference is pleased to recommend the following Ojai restaurants and eateries that have generously supported our program:
Chef Laurel Moore has created an eclectic menu using local ingredients and inspired by Mediterranean Cuisine. Serving an expansive wine list and a vast, creative spirit selection. Featuring Ojai Alisal Vineyard wines, exclusive wine sponsor for OPC! Open for lunch and dinner. Breakfast on Saturday and Sunday.
457 E. Ojai Ave. Ojai, CA 93023
Jim & Rob’s Fresh Grill
Casual eatery featuring healthy, delicious Mexican and American food. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Adjacent to Lisa’s Cantina, serving craft beers, local wines and seasonal cocktails.
214 W. Ojai Ave., Ojai CA 93023
Nestled in the center of Ojai’s historic downtown, Ojai Rôtie is a chef/farmer-driven, fast casual patio-restaurant offering extraordinary French-Lebanese style rotisserie chicken, freshly-baked, handmade sourdough, an array of innovative side dishes. Open for dinner.
469 E Ojai Ave., Ojai, CA 93023
Osteria Monte Grappa
An Italian restaurant featuring a seasonal menu, locally grown vegetables and meat, imported Italian products and handmade pasta. Inside and patio dining, open for lunch and dinner. Full Bar on the premises.
242 East Ojai Ave. Ojai, CA 93023
Papa Lennon’s Pizzeria
Family owned pizzeria in the Meiners Oaks village, offering delicious pizzas, paninis, salads, pastas & special dishes. The dough, sauces, dressings, and desserts are all home-made. Open for lunch & dinner.
515 West El Roblar, Ojai, CA 93024