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Ripplewood Resort

Certificate of Excellence
47047 Hwy 1, Big Sur, CA 93920
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had a FANTASTIC time with my 3 kids here. A very clean and comfortable cabin, beautiful setting, and the highlight was our own fire pit in front for roasting marshmallows. We've stayed in many similar places, but this was the best by far. Our cabin was high on the hill with lots of space and privacy / we saw... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We only stayed one night but if we ever get the opportunity is stay longer and explore the area more which is truly breathtaking. They have lost one star because on arrival I was greeted with an air of indifference. The roadshop doubles as the reception so I suppose it's a bit of a hybrid model but nonetheless I would... More 

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Florida City, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed for one night in cabin 17 which is the first cabin you come to when driving in so it was convenient as we were right near the mini market and coffee shop. Everything was clean and the bed comfortable. Only minus was that the wifi does not work in the cabins you have to go... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed in Cabin 4 for four nights. We had one of the most enjoyable times we have had since we got married 23 years ago. The cabin was great and the location can't be beat if you want to get away from everything. Steps from the Big Sur River where we soaked our feet after everyday's... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are a family of 4 and stayed in cabin 12A-12B for two nights in August. The cabins were quaint, cozy and nicely decorated. Two deer grazed on the hillside behind the cabin each morning and evening. Cabin 12 is split into two units (each with a queen size bed, its own bathroom, fridge and closet) and is located up... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fantastic time at Big Sur. The beautiful weather and scenery- out of this world. We have to be honest we were extremely happy with the quality of your accommodation. Very clean and comfortable. Your house keeping staff were polite and courteous. Thank you to the lady who gave us extra towels! Now for the sad part... On... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopping here in journey throu big sur. expectations were not high as we did not want to overspend just for one night. We rented cabin 15, which was massive, well equipped, clean and in a great spot. We spent our evening meal / BBQ with three young playful male deer. You are 2 mins from gorgeous big sur bakery and... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a sweet cozy little cabin (12B) off of a back road with lots of privacy. The cabin was clean, comfortable and adorable, with all the amenities like shampoo, conditioner, soap, towels, etc...that most hotels have. What I really enjoyed was that we had an outside patio space to eat, drink wine, and relax under the trees and stars... More 

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These cabins are perfect if you're looking for a chill, no-frills place to crash in Big Sur. (You should be outside all the time when you're there, any way!) These aren't luxury, but they're cozy and we had a lovely time in them. I wish we could have gotten a cabin further down, off the road. These are the cutest,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Got one of the last cabins during busy season. It wasn't ready when I arrived so they gave me a free breakfast coupon. I was ready to hit the beach so it was no problem. The cabin was clean as a whistle with lots of amenities in the kitchen and bath.Also lots of room between them for privacy and a... More 

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