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Post Ranch Inn

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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London, United Kingdom
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...

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5Thank GreenPoppy1981
Belgium
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...

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Jundiai, SP
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...

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3Thank Ricardo B
Perth, Australia
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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2Thank RobertMPerth
King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
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...

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3Thank Mark H
San Francisco, California
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...

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2Thank xstala
nj
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...

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4Thank grskovici
Salt Lake City, Utah
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,...

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3Thank TripJunky1971
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed July 13, 2013

Not sure how one can be critical of PR, it's one of a kind. From the moment we arrived until we left, everything was on the mark. The staff go above and beyond to ensure your stay is memorable. In fact when we arrived our rental car was making an awful noise. Concerned that I would spend the day on...

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2Thank sam12399
usa
Reviewed July 12, 2013

We have dreamed of staying here for years but it just never worked out. Finally, after years of drooling, we stayed here for our 25th anniversary. The property: 5 stars Loved it. The hiking trails, the views, the wildlife. All met my every expectation. The rooms: 4 stars Not what I expected, but not in a bad way. Think of...

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

It is with great chagrin to read your review of your experience at Post Ranch. We appreciate your compliments regarding the grounds. We have a dedicated team of landscapers who delicately maintain and care for the sensitive ecosystem through which our 2.5 miles of hiking trails run through. We are also fortunate enough to be a haven to rabbit-tailed deer...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • 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: $967 - $2,460 (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 Green Hotel in Big Sur
#1 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur
#4 Family Hotel in Big Sur
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“It's a pity to go to a place like this and penny-pinch-- but if you have to, don't pay extra for a room with an ocean view”
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globetrotterpro, 3 days ago | Read review
“Corner suites are large and sunny”
winkphoto, 1 week ago | Read review
“From the various YouTube videos, I don't think there is a bad view anywhere on the property.”
Bearyw, Feb 16, 2017 | Read review
“All look equally fantastic, we stayed in the lower coast room which was lovely”
Sm0, Feb 14, 2017 | Read review
“Upper cliff side cabins.”
marlew76205, Feb 5, 2017 | Read review
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