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Post Ranch Inn

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Santa Clarita, California
Reviewed 22 January 2017

This place is pure magical and amazing. We had Onissimo ocean front view room. It was pure perfection and most romantic place ever. The views are beyond your wildest dreams, service amazing, food fabulous and grounds really life changing. I had a private yoga lesson in a yurt the first time I had ever done that. It was mind blowing...

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

LoveAll2017, Thank You! Post Ranch and our team have a way of delivering some amazing experiences. It was a pleasure to read your review and we look forward to welcoming you back. Now that you've checked it off the bucket list its time to become a regular.

Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

It's not really possible to express what a wonderful place this is, an extraordinarily beautiful location, lovely accommodation, friendly and welcoming staff. Though the years pass, the quality of the Post Ranch Inn has remained the same. One of the very best locations I've ever stayed in. Yes, it is expensive but the quality level justifies the price.

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

TrevorBrussels, We appreciate the kind comments and take pride in keeping the soul of Post Ranch inn preserved. I have to agree it is hard to describe how wonderful Post Ranch is until its experienced first hand. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Treat yourself! This place was absolutely amazing. The scenery is stunning, the food is top notch, and the accommodations are clean and comfy. The perfect place for a romantic getaway. We walked the hiking trails, and soaked in the pools, and finished every day watching a beautiful sunset from high above the pacific. Perfect!

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

danbro21, Post Ranch is a treat, we feel fortunate to share it with our guests. We hope to have another opportunity to provide a perfect experience.

Winter Haven, Florida
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This place has it all. Clifftop view of Pacific Ocean, basking pools overlooking the cliff, gourmet restaurant, impeccable service and gorgeous comfortable, fully stocked rooms. The surroundings are gorgeous; set in a wooded ridge. The guided nature walk is very informative. The hiking in the area is top notch

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

Mfandml, Thank you for the gracious comments. It's hard to beat the views from post ranch and the natural beauty the flows throughout the resort. We hope to have the opportunity to serve you again.

San Diego, United States
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Not many places on earth that compares to Post Ranch in Big Sur. Pampered from the minute you arrive until you leave at rooms that look like they grew with the surrounding plants a la the hobbit holes. Incredible views from their restaurant at the included breakfast. Cars with drivers that will take you to local restaurants and sights. Heated...

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

James P, We appreciate the kind words and always look forward to pampering our guests. The next time you need to get away and relax, we will be here to welcome you.

Hunt Valley, Maryland
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Post ranch always delivers. Privacy. Serenity. Beauty. No better choice. Infinity pools are a must do. Rooms exceptionally appointed and staff supremely accommodating. Sierra Mar lunch was good, not as great as it has been in the past. Breakfast outstanding. A must do in Big Sur.

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

ShRadMd, Thank you for the kind comments, its always a pleasure to have you as a guest. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

los angeles
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

This may be the best hotel in the world - no kidding. I have stayed here more than half a dozen times. The location, the rooms, the service, and the food, are all world class. The property is so nice that you are wasting your time visiting the rest of Big Sur. Sit by one of the infinity hot tub's...

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

craig f, We appreciate the stellar comments and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

The room (Ocean House): Fantastic, although if you are expecting some relationship between $ spent and square footage, you will be disappointed. The room is cosy, but oh so perfect! Log fire cabin a highlight. Great coffee, organic stuff in the minibar (gratis) and, more generally, a strong environmental focus throughout. The ocean view is rather temperamental: the mist that...

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Posian M, We appreciate you taking the time to write about your experience here at Post Ranch. Thank you for the kind comments and we look forward to welcoming you back when the time comes.

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I came here for my honeymoon eight years ago. Eight years later, the place is still breathtaking, the service impeccable, the yoga relaxing, and the sunsets unforgettable. Want somewhere romantic to sweep someone off their feet? This is it.

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

Izabel O, Thank you for joining us after an eight-year hiatus. Post Ranch Inn is timeless and the land continues to hold its magic. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Long Beach, California
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We had a drink in the bar; it is a beautiful site and we wish we had lunch reservations. Hopefully with better planning, we can enjoy food with the surroundings. We each had a different mock tail and the favorite was the one with beets, but all were delicious.

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RChop, It was a pleasure to serve you. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre 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
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • 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
Region: United States > California > Big Sur
Price Range: $1,322 - $3,185 (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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“From the various YouTube videos, I don't think there is a bad view anywhere on the property.”
 of 5 bubbles Bearyw, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All look equally fantastic, we stayed in the lower coast room which was lovely”
 of 5 bubbles Sm0, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Upper cliff side cabins.”
 of 5 bubbles marlew76205, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Pick ocean view!”
 of 5 bubbles RobB249, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ocean view rooms”
 of 5 bubbles LoveAll2017, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
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