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Fernwood Resort

47200 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920
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Fernwood Resort
Ranked #1 of 2 Big Sur B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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West Hartford, Connecticut
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52 reviews 52 reviews
52 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed at the motel during my bike ride from SF to LA and the place definitely served my needs. However, what you get for the price is very sad. Unfortunately there aren't that many choices to stay in the Big Sur, so this place is survivable. The motel room was extremely small, but clean and had everything I needed.... More

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Massies Mill, Virginia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading about the loud and crowded conditions that some folks experienced, my husband and I had a very nice stay in one of the motel rooms (room A) . Fortunately we were there on a Tuesday night so things were very quiet. Our room was fine but certainly not refined. The hot tub was nice but it takes about... More

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Thousand Oaks
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just returned from a 5 day stay at Fernwood resort. We had a family of 7 with children ranging from 12 to 19. We stayed in the tent cabins and the adventure tent, I will say the tent cabins were convenient, however the campground is very small and very crowded. Right next to highway one it was noisy and... More

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New Haven, Connecticut
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would like to rate this place much higher (good location, adequate rooms, respectable food) but I am sitting here at midnight awoken and completely disturbed by karoke night at the bar located here at the Fernwood. Our motel room is one of the farthest from the bar, yet it is extremely loud and woke my 2 year old and... More

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San Mateo, California
2 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just returned from a 3 night stay in the tent cabins over 4th of July and I have to say after 40 years of camping all over America this is no place to stay if sleeping is important to you. The main problem is this is a hotel running a campground, not a national or state park so they... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

One of the best vacations ever, we were surprised to find how great the cabin was and everything is available in it, electricity, all the kitchen accessories and air condition, TV with a DVD player (although you don't need them), even a torch light if you wanted to wonder at night in the woods. Just an amazing stay, we enjoyed... More

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Bakersfield
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39 reviews 39 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Fernwood was a last min spring break trip camping trip I our trailer and turned out to be a hidden gem. The sites are rustic and the hook ups can be a little oddly placed, but the views of the river are well worth it. Many of the sites are right on the river and it is a nice place... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We were at Fernwood with our RV. Big plus is the location. We camped next to the river and you are surrounded by amazing trees. Moreover you can't hear the traffic on the 101. However this camp ground is very expensive, especially as there are very few facilities.

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Lebanon, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

First off Big Sur and the drive down the coast is simply spectacular. The setting where Fernwood is located is nice enough. You have the campground, cabins, motel, restaurant and store. It is rustic, cozy and the redwood trees provide a very memorable area. My husband, adult daughter and I stayed in one of the cabins not long ago and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014 via mobile

Love Love Love this place. Dave from camp check in was incredible and gracious. The young lady that was working with him was pretty Awesome too. Just wish this place would stay secret..♥️We have already booked for July...can't wait!

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Additional Information about Fernwood Resort

Address: 47200 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920
Location: United States > California > Big Sur
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Fernwood Resort Big Sur
Fernwood Hotel Big Sur

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