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Big Sur Oceanfront Hotels

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#2 of 8 hotels in Big Sur
71 travelers mentioned "beach" and "beaches" when describing this hotel.
  • "situated to take advantage of all the natural splendor of Big Sur, from the beach to the mountains. You will want to rent a car, both to get to the hotel and to go..."
  • "As you see there are exercise rooms and plenty of hiking to do, include a don’t miss the beaches near by for a real treat (bring a hoodie or sweatshirt as it can be cool even on a..."
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#1 of 8 hotels in Big Sur
4 travelers mentioned "by an ocean" and "on ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "balcony, and stared out across the ocean, which was met at the horizon by an ocean of stars on the moonless, clearest of nights.  The blazing cloud of the Milky Way leapt..."
  • "Please see my previous review for a more detailed assessment of the rest of the resort and to put this one in context… Thoughts on Ocean House It was fun to spend some time in..."
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#8 of 8 hotels in Big Sur
9 travelers mentioned "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "ever day road. This place is close to Pacific Valley and to Jade Cove, for you beach- goers and rock- hounds. I will continue to come here, for many more years. This place..."
  • "We had a newly renovated room, in the beach style. It was really big, with a big bed, sofa, fire place, extra space for the suit cases. It was directly at highway nr. 1 just across..."
#3 of 8 hotels in Big Sur
14 travelers mentioned "beach" when describing this hotel.
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#4 of 8 hotels in Big Sur
94 travelers mentioned "beaches" when describing this hotel.
  • "A lot of lovely beaches are within twenty minutes drive, and there is a small pool on-site as well. It's a very informal, relaxed place with friendly, attentive staff who printed..."
  • "First the location is great - near some fabulous beaches - just ask reception for ideas. Second, the yurt was enormous. You could get about 40 people in there if you really wanted..."
#5 of 8 hotels in Big Sur
12 travelers mentioned "beach" and "beaches" when describing this hotel.
  • "Opposite the site, there's a short walk to an amazing viewpoint with a stunning beach and a waterfall. Just a two minute drive brings you to Nepenthe's, a great place to enjoy..."
  • "Morning walks on the beaches were breath-taking, and the ocean waters off the Julia Pfeiffer Burns trail were deep turquoise. Our room was rustic and cozy. And you must love rustic..."
#7 of 8 hotels in Big Sur
31 travelers mentioned "beaches" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "There are some great beaches and state parks a short drive away, and of course Big Sur itself is 20 miles away (however that will probably be a 1 hour drive). The lodge has a..."
  • "Some couples also staying the night walked down to a meadow below, yet still quite high above the beach, where they lounged in the sun while reading or picnicking. We chose to join..."
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