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Riverside Campground and Cabins

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

The location is picturesque and quiet, campsites are nestled against a creek that attracts a variety of birds, towering trees provide a canopy of colour. The sites are little close, though plantings have been added to create a future privacy screen. The bathrooms could use...More

3  Thank snobeach
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We were very lucky to be able to get a cabin at Riverside. We had cabin 3 which was remodeled recently. Sooo comfortable, clean and quiet. Our kids were camping right next door at Big Sur campground so we would go to the river then...More

1  Thank Teri W
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

So the camp itself has great scenery. But once the sun goes down its another story. I stayed here with my girlfriend. Went to sleep at night with the sound of people talking and passing through our campsite. Once i addressed one child he came...More

6  Thank Sean I
Reviewed 21 July 2017

I absolutely loved staying here. We got a two bedroom cabin that had a shared bath. Compared to the prices of other spots in the area, Riverside offered a very competitive rate. The cabin was very clean and comfortable. We loved the bay window area...More

Thank kellybakeswell
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We stayed here during a week-long trip down the California coast. Even though a lot of Big Sur wasn't accessible because of the slides, we loved staying in this cozy cabin. We stayed in the studio and it was perfect for one night. Clean and...More

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USD 229 - USD 276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United States > California > Big Sur
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Riverside Campground And Cabins Hotel Big Sur
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Traveller (65)
Room & Suite (15)
Pool & Beach (6)
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Lorraine H
5 February 2018|
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Response from Teri W | Reviewed this property |
The one we stayed at had separate rooms with adjoining bathroom. You would have to confirm with Riverside.
18 September 2016|
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Response from sherwoodfamily | Reviewed this property |
The cabins had clean drinking water from the tap
12 July 2015|
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Response from Sojourner1251 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on which room you rent. The website lists the bed configurations and the pictures of the rooms interiors will show the beds. It will also indicate if the room has a separate or shared bathroom.
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"Room 5 in the cabin is worth the extra money for the views, as long as you don't mind sharing a bathroom!"
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"Sites are so crammed together, none of them are good."
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"Next to a very peaceful river."
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"Get there by 2 pm for a walk up site and look for a river spot."
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