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Post Ranch Inn

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47900 Highway 1, PO Box 219, Big Sur, CA 93920
1 room 1 adult
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If I could give it 6 stars I would. I was so worried about being disappointed because of all the hype, but the Post Ranch exceeded my expectations. I must confess I did get a great discounted rate after comparison shopping through Trip Advisor links. When Post Ranch price matched La Ventana, it was a no brainer. We stayed in... More 

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New Albany, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 415 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I spent three nights at the Post Ranch Inn in August, 2015. It remains my favorite hotel in the world. This is my third review of the Post Ranch Inn. Since we stayed in a new unit type for us – a Peak House – I decided that I could justify writing another review since I thought... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

If you are planning a trip to the Big Sur then you absolutely must schedule a lunch, dinner or overnight stay at the incomparable Post Ranch Inn. Yes, it's expensive and exclusive but put it down to a Bucket List experience and stump up. You won't regret it and you will leave with such wonderful memories.

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Kevin_Geanides, General Manager at Post Ranch Inn, responded to this review

cocoBramhall, We are so happy to have created such special memories for you and hope to have the opportunity to do the same again soon. More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Take one stunning part of the Californian coast, add one unobtrusive collection of rooms situated overlooking the Pacific plus a first rate restaurant and staff, makes for a really enjoyable getaway from it all vacation. Situated off Route1 this complex on a steep rising side boasts incredible views one side back over the mountains whilst on the other side the... More 

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3 Thank Amerdav
Kevin_Geanides, General Manager at Post Ranch Inn, responded to this review

Amerdav, Thank you for taking the time to write about your sublime experience. We are very fortunate to have such a special property here in Big Sur and also have the opportunity to take care of such wonderful guests. We look forward to creating another memorable experience for you soon. More 

Plantersville, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have traveled all over the world and choose 5 star hotels when available. I enjoy everywhere I go and usually choose to go to new places in order to see as many different places as possible. Whenever I am asked if there is somewhere I would go back to, this is the place I think of. I cannot think... More 

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Kevin_Geanides, General Manager at Post Ranch Inn, responded to this review

Teddi J, That is such a generous compliment, something that means so much to us! Thank you for the kinds words about Post Ranch and our team. We look forward to having the opportunity to welcome you back. More 

Monterey, California, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although it was a rainy evening in January, Post Ranch provided a wonderful and necessary 24 hour vacation for us. We were greeted warmly (with champagne) and our car and luggage were instantly taken care of. We were upgraded to the Roberts Room (slow season) which was clean and beautiful overlooking the Pacific. (which we saw very clearly the next... More 

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3 Thank Kristen T
Kevin_Geanides, General Manager at Post Ranch Inn, responded to this review

Kristen T, Thank you for the gracious comments. Nothing like arriving to a warm welcome and champagne. It is our pleasure to to take genuine care of all our guests and accommodate as many needs or preferences as possible. Waking up to a view of the Pacific from thirteen hundred feet is pretty spectacular, something I am sure had you... More 

Stockholm, Sweden
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous hotel! Beautiful scenery and grounds, our Ocean House was perched atop cliffs overlooking an ever changing ocean scene. Network of trails around the property led to even more stunning views. Welcoming, helpful staff. An atmosphere of tranquility and genuine concern for nature infused the whole ranch. A single night's stay was insufficient!

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Kevin_Geanides, General Manager at Post Ranch Inn, responded to this review

Denise L, Thank you for the kind words and for being our guest at Post Ranch Inn. A single night is hard to take it all in. But, it sounds like you have a lasting experience. We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were supposed to go hiking with my boyfriend so our outfit was really not adapted to the place. We asked to have a drink outside on the patio. Even though it was a little cold we couldn't miss the view. It's the best restaurant view we experienced so far. Sergio took care of us from the beginning to the... More 

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Kevin_Geanides, General Manager at Post Ranch Inn, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear about your experience. Sergio is a very genuine and gracious individual. Seeing whales from the patio is pretty memorable. The view from Sierra Mar is pretty hard to explain, it is a unique vantage point. Thank you for stopping by and we hope to serve you again. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is pricey but well worth the money. If you come here, definitely get one of the houses with unblocked views of the ocean. Waking up with the pacific stretching out on the entire horizon before you or watching the sunset from your own house on the cliffs is indescribable. If you are going to fork out the money... More 

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Kevin_Geanides, General Manager at Post Ranch Inn, responded to this review

Ken S, It is great to hear you enjoyed your time here at Post Ranch. We strive to create lasting memories and have some great help from mother nature and her natural beauty. Something very important to us is to be very original and that involves being good stewards to our property and guests. Thank you for taking the time... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I booked the Lower Pacific Suite for two days and were unexpectedly upgraded upon arrival to the Upper suite ("Ross"). Absolutely every detail of this place is incredible; it totally shattered our expectations (which were high, given the price). The suite's rooms, deck (with hot tub) and the amenities were just unmatched by anywhere else I've ever... More 

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Kevin_Geanides, General Manager at Post Ranch Inn, responded to this review

Caitlin L, Thank you for taking the time to write about your stay with us. I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed Ross, the property and our service. W\If needed we can help you with excuses to return. So, until then we will be here patiently awaiting to welcome you back. More 

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