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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
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Solana Beach, California, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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40 reviews 40 reviews
25 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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
267 helpful votes 267 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 

New York City, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Wasn't expecting anything amazing after reading a lot of negative reviews but we were pleasantly surprised. The cabin itself was fine, very spacious with high ceilings and a nice bathroom. However, we would've enjoyed free wifi or satellite television, which they do not provide. The wifi was ridiculously expensive and we did not purchase. Other than that, the grounds are... More 

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

mroth14- Thank you for visiting Big Sur Lodge. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your room, the setting, the hiking, and the wildlife including the wild turkeys, deer and condors. We are sorry that the prices at the restaurant and the Wi-Fi did not meet your expectations. Wi-Fi is an elective amenity here at Big Sur Lodge because... More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

We stayed in a king bed unit. It felt like we were staying in a cabin in the woods, and being in Big Sur, that was the feeling we were hoping for. The rooms were quite spacious, with high ceilings and a sky light, and a cute back porch with patio furniture. The only draw back was that there wasn't... More 

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

Aisdora- Thank you for your wonderful review! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your spacious room, the hiking, and Pfeiffer Beach. We do offer portable fridges for the rooms, so next time you stay with us, please just ask our Front Desk for one and we will deliver it to your room. In addition, we have lovely kitchenette... More 

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Big Sur Lodge was just what we were hoping to find. A rustic lodge surrounded by the awesome beauty of Big Sur. We were lucky to scoop up a last minute cancellation, just after Thanksgiving. Another bonus was the fireplace in the room. Absolutely perfect! Hope to go for Thanksgiving this year. Some rooms have enough beds for a family... More 

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

Thank you for your fabulous review! We are so happy to hear that you spent Thanksgiving 2014 season with us! Thank you for liking our fireplace rooms and for recommending those fireplace rooms to other travelers. We look forward to seeing you for Thanksgiving 2015! Thank you so much for staying with us. More 

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