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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

We got married here on the deck of our room (just the two of us and a wedding official and photographer) and spent our honeymoon here. It was unimaginably wonderful. Foremost, the property is amazing. We stayed in the lower Pacific room overlooking the Pacific Ocean. It felt like we were in the clouds. The amenities attached to the room... More 

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

Dear friend, It was an honor you selected the Ranch to host your wedding. The family of staff and I sincerely appreciate all of your kind words and are thrilled we were able to make your special occasion that much more memorable. It was a joy to hear words like ‘amazing’, ‘exceptional’, and ‘responsible’ when describing the property and our... More 

San Francisco, CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

My husband and I came here for our first alone trip without our son. We were really excited to relax and enjoy beautiful Big Sur. I grew up going to a family cabin near by and was really excited to try this hotel. There were some very good parts to our stay but over all I was not so impressed.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

We stayed for 2 nights as part of our honeymoon. Given the cost of the rooms, this was our two nights of luxury and indulgence as it was more expensive than all our other accommodation out together. Parts of the stay were amazing (fire places in rooms, spa, infinity pool, food, star gazing, room facilities) BUT we found mice in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

We made a WEST USA roadtrip at the end of 2011 but only write our reviews right now. We couldn't skip the Post Ranch Inn as it's still one of the best memories we have from this trip. From the entrance gate, you understand that this is a truly special place. The concept is similar to the one we have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

The Post Ranch Inn combines first-class service with awe-inspiring views. Upon arrival we had a great chat with Jorge, who did our check in. Our bags were put into a Lexus and our driver took us on a tour of the property. From that point we knew this would be an unforgettable experience. We stayed in a Fredricks room, facing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

This place is expensive but what a location our room faced the ocean it was very well appointed and has a nice feel the staff were nice nothing was a problem We had dinner at the restaurant which was good though on the expensive side This is a very special place.

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Wynnewood, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

After a long journey dealing with holiday traffic we finally turned into the Post Ranch Inn's drive way. From that moment on there was just no stress while we were at Post Ranch. Check in went smoothly as the valet loaded up all our bags into the Lexus to drive us to our tree house. We got a quick tour... More 

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

Location: solitary property on the cliff, overlooking the gorgeous horizon of the Pacific Ocean. Near many gorgeous state parks in Big Sur, CA, the Henry Miller Library, and more. Room: every room is uniquely situated to feel like part of the natural landscape. We stayed in an Ocean House that was just glorious-- there are few comparable examples of an... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

We had a very expensive dinner at The Post Ranch Inn, we heard and read so much about it and couldn't wait to experience it, but unfortunately the experience was a let down and disappointing! The food was good but miniature for what it cost. The service was cold, too structured, and stoic! We felt like we were in a... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

My wife and I spent a day here for my birthday (that's all we could reserve!). Having traveled the world, worked in the hospitality industry and stayed in some of the best hotels, I can say this ranks right at the top in terms of experience. The location is epic, the food fantastic, and the service perfect. It is classy,... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about Post Ranch Inn

Address: 47900 Highway 1, PO Box 219, Big Sur, CA 93920-9576
Location: United States > California > Big Sur
Price Range: $855 - $1,963 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Post Ranch Inn 5*
Number of rooms: 39
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Also Known As:
Post Ranch Hotel Big Sur
Post Hotel Big Sur
Post Big Sur
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur
#1 Green Hotel in Big Sur
#4 Family Hotel in Big Sur
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