If you're a first time visitor to Big Sur, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a smaller hotel could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the hotels may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about hotels in Big Sur.
Here are some of the most recommended hotels in Big Sur.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about hotels:
"If you can drive a bit farther north in Big Sur, I also recommend the Fernwood Resort or the Big Sur River Inn." See More
"Breakfast at Deetjen's Big Sur Inn." See More
"6726182,13z Crater Lake National Park If you golf, Bandon Dunes Golf Resort California Point Reyes National Seashore Monterey Bay Aquarium 17 Mile Dr Ventana Inn & Spa Piedras Blancas Elephant Seals Hollywood Bowl See a performance at the Hollywood Bowl." See More
"Deetjen's Big Sur Inn is a hippy style lodge with a reputation for good food." See More
":) Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park Andrew Molera State Park Treebones Resort : glamping at its best, these yurts offer ocean views." See More
"One quick thing to add- there is a bridge out in US 1 just north of Big Sur Lodge." See More
"A cool cheap option is the Glen Oaks Big Sur." See More
"Moving up the coast a great place to have lunch is Ventana Inn (http://www." See More
"There can be several stops ranging from wonderful aquarium and pier in Monterey, Henry Miller Memorial Library to lighthouses, hikes around Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park and Plaskett Creek Campground and fantastic Limekiln Beach State Park." See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Big Sur locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Big Sur.
If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.