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Big Sur Lodge

47225 Highway One, Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park, Big Sur, CA 93920
Big Sur Lodge
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Brussels, Belgium
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53 reviews 53 reviews
7 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This (mixed) review will get a reaction from the Management, and like many others deemed negative, will include the "we're sorry..." But words are cheap. How about acting to improve the management of this beautiful but flawed lodge? Start with Reservations. We reserved a year in advance, but when we later tried to extend a night, we received no response... More 

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Guest_Services_Inc, Guest Relations Manager at Big Sur Lodge, responded to this review

AvuncularAmerican-Thank you very much for coming to stay at Big Sur Lodge. Thank you for letting us know about your experience and the things that disappointed you about the front desk, housekeeping, and the restaurant service. Please know that all reviews are read personally by management and management will take your feedback and suggestions to heart so as to improve... More 

Healdsburg, California, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to Big Sur for an in-law family trip. My husband and I stayed in a regular King size room, a group of family stayed in a Kitchen/Fireplace unit and the other group in a Fireplace unit. Our unit was very large, much larger than I anticipated and bigger than most hotel rooms. The online description of what's available... More 

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Guest_Services_Inc, Guest Relations Manager at Big Sur Lodge, responded to this review

vivamarianne-Thank you for choosing Big Sur Lodge for your family visit. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your rooms, our amenities, the pricing, and the quietude. Thank you for the tip about the poison oak. We hope to see you again soon. We appreciate your excellent review. More 

Sao Paulo, SP
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room is very nice but the food is terrible and expensive. If u go there be sure u have a plan b for meals. I ordered a lasagna for dinner and Im sure it was frozen foid. The Deli was also a shame with only sandwiches that were expensive and tasteless. I like the place but the facilities are... More 

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cris_hirama-Thank you for visiting Big Sur Lodge. We are glad to know that you liked your room. We are so sorry that the Restaurant offerings did not meet your expectations and needs. Please know that all of our lasagna is homemade. We hope you might give us another try someday. More 

Solana Beach, California, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Large 1 bedroom cabin in Pfeiffer State Park. Very quiet, nice interior, and perfect spot to go on several hikes in the park. Definitely recommend going to Pfeiffer State Beach--unmarked road with incredible views.

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Guest_Services_Inc, Guest Relations Manager at Big Sur Lodge, responded to this review

Kristin S-Thank you so much for staying at Big Sur Lodge! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your room, the quietude, the hiking, and Pfeiffer Beach. Thank you for your terrific review! We look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Loveland, Colorado
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41 reviews 41 reviews
26 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Stayed here one night before a longer stay at a beach resort in Monterey. Opted for the fireplace cabin which was wonderful (although the temperatures the day we stayed were so high we worried we wouldn't even want the fireplace lit). It cooled down substantially in the evening so we were able to enjoy the cozy fire. The accomodations were... More 

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Skylynx- Thank you for visiting Big Sur Lodge. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your fireplace room, our Front Desk staff, the bar, and the gift shop. Thank you for your kind words. We hope you had a lot of fun at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Thank you for your wonderful review. Please come see us again... More 

Long Beach, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

My husband and I booked the big cottage that sleeps 6 for our family and an extra couple of college kids. The room was perfect with a private bedroom for my husband and I and sleeping room for 4 more in the living space. We played cards at night at the table and chairs, drank wine on the patio before... More 

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Guest_Services_Inc, Guest Relations Manager at Big Sur Lodge, responded to this review

lesth821-Thank you for your fabulous review! We are thrilled to hear that you liked your two bedroom family unit and that you had lots of fun during your visit. Thank you for visiting during spring break. We hope that you will bring your family to see us again soon! More 

Santa Barbara, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

I was happy to get a room here at the last minute -- I called from Carmel, half hour up the road. My room (#43) was spacious, clean, quiet, NO mildew or mold odor, with a nice deck looking out over a lawn with redwood trees beyond. AAA discount $10. Comfortable bed, no TV or wifi (unless you pay $5/hr... More 

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MChris G- Thank you for your wonderful review! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your room and the redwood setting. Thank you for highlighting what you liked about Big Sur Lodge for other travelers. Thank you for the idea about letting guests know about poison oak in the Park. We hope that you will come and visit us... More 

Vilnius, Lithuania
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61 reviews 61 reviews
11 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the Big Sur Lodge during our one night visit in Big Sur. Our spacious room had a queen size bed and fireplace. It was very cozy and quiet. We parked adjacent to the cabin. The bed was very comfortable and we enjoyed a good night's sleep. In the morning we woke up early to start our day... More 

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Gulbe- Thank you for your terrific review! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your queen fireplace room, the Valley View trail hike, the redwood trees and wild life, and our gift shop. Thank you so much for coming to visit. Thank you for the compliments about our staff being friendly and helpful. We look forward to your next... More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

It was exactly what we thought it would be, a rustic cabin in the woods. The property was beautiful though, and surrounded by the magical redwood forest. The restaurant at the lodge was quite tasty and the grounds are covered in little trails. The room was minimal, but it did have a fireplace and hot water in the shower! We... More 

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HHargett- Thank you for visiting Big Sur Lodge. We are glad that you enjoyed the redwood forest, the myriad of trails, the wild turkeys, and our restaurant. We hope that you will visit again soon. Thank you for your excellent review. More 

Fortaleza, CE
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378 reviews 378 reviews
196 hotel reviews
269 helpful votes 269 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

As noted, it's far from luxury, and I wished I'd reserved in time to get the one King bed room at $159 (settled for a one Queen bed room at the same price), but the location is nice, close to woods, streams, etc. and a short drive to beaches. Most of the other cabins have kitchens, at higher prices. We... More 

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Sutter- Thank you for staying at Big Sur Lodge. We are glad to hear that you liked the location close to the woods and trails and that you saw the wild turkeys and birds. We are thrilled to hear that you got to see the picturesque Pfeiffer Beach during your visit. We are happy to know that you liked the... More 

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