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Yorba Linda, California
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Reviewed 16 July 2015

Admittingly we are not campers. Alas we pitched a tent in this very user friendly campsite with some friends who invited us. Ok, easy to find and kind of intimate and exclusive (at least as much as a campsite can be). You cross a small river and either check into your cabin or go to your campsite. The cabins are... More 

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San Jose,CA
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15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2015

We just returned from camping trip at the riverside and it was an awesome experience! The place is beautiful , our tent was by the big Sur Creek and kids could play in the water right next to the tents. The Camp staff and the Store clerk ladies were both VERY helpful and nice and not at all like it... More 

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San Mateo, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2015

We just stayed in Cabin 10 at the campground for our 19th wedding anniversary and at first were very pleasantly surprised by the cabins look, location and amenities. It was recently updated and has a small kitchenette, large shower and very comfy bed with down pillows and pillow top mattress and duvet. It sits at the top of a hill... More 

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Goleta, California
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 29 June 2015

Pam welcomed & greeted us and made us feel immediately right at home for our three-day stay. Dog-friendly and pet-tolerant, the river is close by and the banks clean. Camp Store is nicely stocked, the woman who runs it super friendly, and be sure to stop and say hello to Casper, her big white puffball of a dog. Cabin was... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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Reviewed 22 June 2015

We just returned from a weekend here and had a great time. We had a generously sized tent size ( #16). The location was great for us as it was at the end, and right across ( but not on ) the river. A picnic table and fire pit was included. We brought our golden who was super happy to... More 

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Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

We love Big Sur, and really enjoyed Cabin 2 last year. This year we couldn't get #2, so we had a cabin with 2 shared walls in Cabin 4. It was still sweet, but the walls were pretty thin. We could hear the couple next door arguing all night. Nonetheless, we enjoyed the location immensely!

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Reviewed 16 April 2015

Very fun place right on the rushing river. Cabin was quite small but clean and beds were comfortable. we took our dog who loved it! People were very friendly and you can make a fire (they sell wood). Beautiful setting if you can't be right on ocean.

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Mary Earnest
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Reviewed 19 March 2015

Several cabins were booked for the wedding party members and some attendees, including our family. Some families also chose to camp at the site which accommodates tent or RV camping. We had a chance to see four different cabins during our stay running the range in cabins sizes offered. Any housing besides camping runs on the high side in the... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 9 March 2015

We had a fantastic 2 night stay at the Riverside Campground. My girlfriend, our dog (gary), and I stayed in one of their cabins and we had an amazing time. The cabin is rustic and comfortable and it was perfect for our version of camping. We took full advantage of the firepit and cooked dinner over the fire for both... More 

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Reviewed 12 December 2014 via mobile

I gave this place five stars because the staff was so helpful! I had booked a cabin without a bathroom (was supposed to use shared facilities) but since there was a storm coming in that night they upgraded me to a cabin with its own bathroom. They even called ahead to see when I was arriving to turn on the... More 

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Additional Information about Riverside Campground and Cabins

Address: Route 1, Big Sur, CA 93920
Region: United States > California > Big Sur
Price Range: $173 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 56
Also Known As:
Riverside Campground And Cabins Hotel Big Sur
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“Get there by 2 pm for a walk up site and look for a river spot.”
 of 5 bubbles hopefulmeg, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Read the fine print of your reservation, they will give your room away if you are late!”
 of 5 bubbles Stentdoctor, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Cabins were great!”
 of 5 bubbles jorkalk, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Highly recommend site #15”
 of 5 bubbles thejoyciecat, 31 Aug 2015 | Read review
“wi fi signal is not very strong but who cares for internet when you are camping!”
 of 5 bubbles ShinShinJet, 20 Jul 2015 | Read review
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