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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Right on PCH. Pub and restaurant nearby. Clean and friendly staff. Looks a little dated from the outside, I would however call it authentic. Prices are reasonable for the area, big old Redwoods and a nice gas heater in the room.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

We had the Adventure Tent #1 There are 3 of these that are set off from the others. They share their own private bathroom / showers that require a key that the other tent renters do not have. We parked right in front of our tent area. . Our tent had a heater!!!! electricity and lights. Since it was mid... More 

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Cheltenham, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Cottages are what you would expect in a "camping town". Not a luxury, full service city hotel but it serves the purpose...clean place to eat, clean & sleep. Thouroughly enjoyed our dinner at the adjacent grill...VERY good food...nice camp store for snacks & "provisions". Excellent locations to Big Sur Parks. No AC though.

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Caracas, Venezuela
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

Like most hotels in this area the only way to book a reservation is by phone number. We parked right in front of our cabin. Clean and cozy room. Hot water & heating. We didn't know what to expect but ended up loving it.

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Long Beach, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

We stayed at the motel, that is right along side of the road. We knew that we would not have cell phone service, but was surprised to see the little sign of the wall that in case of an emergency to use the pay phone down at the end of the parking lot. When we made our reservations, we were... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

Attended a wedding at Big Sur River Lodge and selected Fernwood Resort to stay after the wedding and reception. On the plus side it was close-by. On the negative side, the motel (?) rooms are tiny and I realize that they are selling "Rustic" but one has to draw a line! Price not commensurate with what is being offered I... More 

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Madison, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Stayed in cabin 30 towards the back corner of the property, surrounded by redwood trees. Was able to fit my family of 5 with no problems. Kitchen was workable though bathroom could use a little updating. Can't beat the location; follow the trail a couple hundred yards right into the park with short drives to a couple beaches, the lighthouse,... More 

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Westchester, NY
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Friendly staff, good local brews, great food at the restaurant, nice, clean room. It's in a fantastic location right in the middle of Big Sur. If you're looking for down to earth, high quality lodging, look no further.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

We stayed in cabin 29 and loved it! We were right next to a pasture, surrounded by mountains, and saw deer frolicking through the brush and prairie dogs scattering about. The Big Sur river runs right through the campground, which the kids loved. The water was a little cold but crystal clear and kneed deep. The kids had a blast... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

My husband and I camped at campsite 54 for a night. When we got there we were able to buy firewood and had a nice size campground. We were right by the Big Sur river. Hotels were very expensive in Big Sure but camping was such a great and economical way to stay in the area. Fernwood was very reasonable.... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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Additional Information about Fernwood Resort

Address: 47200 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920-9542
Location: United States > California > Big Sur
Price Range: $80 - $127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Fernwood Resort Big Sur
Fernwood Hotel Big Sur
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