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Lucia Lodge

62400 Hwy 1, Big Sur, CA 93920
Lucia Lodge
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lisbon, Portugal
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12 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

With a superb location on a cliff looking over the Pacific Ocean, we tend to forget civilization in this peaceful and cozy place (as well as the price of accommodation). The sunset overlooking the sea seated in front of the cabins is a must. On my second visit to California I tried to book in advance but Lucia Lodge was... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012

We've stayed several times at Lucia Lodge and will continue to do so while driving slowly along Hwy 1. Love the cliff-side rooms which capture 1930's California. Rustic, and appropriately so, rooms are comfortable. Romantic and peaceful, we linger each morning, leaning on the fence, before reluctantly moseying along.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

My husband and I stayed at Lucia Lodge for one night on our honeymoon and it was everything we'd hoped it be. We stayed in Cabin 9 close to the edge of the cliff. Some people have remarked that it needs to be updated, but I don't get it - yes, it's old fashioned, but that's really its charm. Everything... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012

Location! Loved it! Kind of funky place - our cabin tilted at a five degree angle - but cute, clean and cozy, and did I mention the Location? Right on the edge of a south facing cliff overlooking the fabulous Big Sur coastline. I've been wanting to stay there since I first saw it. Truly a world class view! Worth... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

My wife and I recently drove the Coastal Highway from L.A. to Crescent City. The Lucia Lodge was our first night. The lodge has three sets of cabins. Be sure to select the ocean view. The mountain view may disappoint some. The original lodge cabins were build in the 1930's before the Pacific Highway was built, so do not expect... More 

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Northbrook, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

Just south of Big Sur State Park, perched on the cliffs overlooking the Pacific right on Hwy 1 with a spectacular view of the ocean. We stayed in cabin 10 which was great. Its like stepping back in time since it doesn't seem like much has changed since it was built in the 30's: no TV and nothing much to... More 

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nova scotia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2012

We were driving down the PCH in early April and happened to stop at the Lucia Lodge . We were a little pressed for time and there was a landslide just down the road . I was a little frustrated because we couldn't continue down the road .So we had a nice lunch at the lodge sitting out on the... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

Stayed at Lucia in mid January, not expecting much however, the weather was spectacular in the mid 60's and beautiful clear days for touring the Pacific Coast from Carmel to San Clemente. Lucia Lodge has a spectacular location with beutiful views of the Coastline. Accomodations define the word rustic but the very quiet location well off the Highway leaves only... More 

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Gualala, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2012

We were lucky to get cabin 10, the one on the end with a fireplace, due to an earlier cancellation. At $250 (including continental breakfast) it was a bit pricey from my perspective, but then again this is a completely unique location and property. The cabins were built in 1937 and haven't had much done to them since other than... More 

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Park City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2012

highway 1 between the san francisco bay area and los angeles is a spectacular drive - we camped most of the time on our adventure, but had decided to splurge one night and stay at a hotel. lucia lodge, about 25mi south of big sur was our choice. the views, the total quiet except for the sounds of the waves... More 

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