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Lucia Lodge

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62400 Hwy 1, Big Sur, CA 93920
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Lucia Lodge
Ranked #7 of 9 Hotels in Big Sur
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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92 reviews 92 reviews
33 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked well in advance to secure this on one night of our road trip as it looked lovely and I wanted to get Cabin 10 at the end of the row. It’s a great setting and location for something like this and was great to fall asleep to the sound of the Pacific. There is a nice little shop/reception... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Lucia Lodge the night of December 30th 2014 on our way through Big Sur to San Francisco. The location is at the edge of a cliff overlooking the ocean; it is magnificent to look out at the view. There is nothing close by for miles, no lights you can see from there. We were really looking forward... More 

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Los Angeles, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perched on a clifftop high above the Pacific is the Lucia Lodge ... historic, rustic, fairly remote, and quiet. I had a peaceful 5 nights in December 2014, so by 6pm it is nearly entirely black outside except for the single sign/light on Hwy 1 for the Lodge ... all of which help one see the Milky Way and a... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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34 reviews 34 reviews
27 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is a motel -- drive up to the door, thin walls, adequate beds. The reason you want to stay here is because it's perched on a cliff along the Pacific -- gorgeous. Other places in Big Sur are inland and not near the water. This place is right on the water. Plan on having dinner at the lodge... More 

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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We booked Lucia from the web the day before we arrived, heading north. There aren't many accommodation options in Big Sur, and it was hard to decide without seeing - but it's a big risk to just turn up and hope there's a vacancy. A good call - because even though this was Autumn, and a weekday, they did fill... More 

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

On our first trip to California back in 2011, my then partner and I stopped at Lucia Lodge for lunch on our way to San Francisco. Struck by the stunning views of the Pacific, we wished we had booked into one of the cliff edge lodges for the night. Three years later, on our honeymoon, we did just that and... More 

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Toronto, Ontario
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34 hotel reviews
179 helpful votes 179 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We wanted to stay in Big Sur but all the high end resorts were commanding prices of 4-5 times that of Lucia Lodge. We felt resigned to the fact that there was no option but to continue driving to Carmel .. Luckily we found Lucia Lodge. It's not a bargain but for the price, we had a great view of... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

The view from this place is absolutely breathtaking! You'll never be able to sleep in only because you won't be able to wait to get up to look at the scenery. Now, you don't get a very reliable internet service, nor do you get a fridge and at times any electricity at all. But, you are in the wilderness so... More 

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Burnaby, Canada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 via mobile

What an incredible delight. The cabins where roomy and comfortable. There is a short hike up a hillside where you can view the sunset. The view from the cabins is breathtaking! We ate at the restaurant for dinner and the food & service was outstanding. The included continental breakfast was a perfect start to the day.

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Thousand Oaks, California, United States
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I recommend Lucia Lodge. It's on a bluff overlooking the ocean. You should know that it's about 13 miles, 20 minutes from the "town" of Big Sur proper but the drive along the coast is what we go for. It's nice if you are traveling up from the south because you get there a little sooner and are closer on... More 

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Additional Information about Lucia Lodge

Address: 62400 Hwy 1, Big Sur, CA 93920
Location: United States > California > Big Sur
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Lucia Hotel Big Sur
Lucia Resort Big Sur
Hotel Style:
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Big Sur
#7 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur

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