Post Ranch Inn, Big Sur California, USA


Besides the 48 contiguous states that occupy the middle latitudes of the continent, the United States includes the state of Alaska, at the northwestern extreme of North America,  and the island state of Hawaii, in the mid-Pacific Ocean.


Is a sparsely populated region of the Central Coast of California where the Santa Lucia Mountains rise abruptly from the Pacific Ocean.


Big Sur Valley is located 26 miles South of Carmel on the central California coast.




San Francisco – California

By Air

• Fly to Monterey, a 45-minute drive to Post Ranch.
• Or Fly into San Jose Airport or San Francisco Airport and drive to Post Ranch.

By Road

150 miles or 2 hour drive from San Francisco.

Recommended stay

4-5 nights

Recommended add-ons

San Francisco, Los Angeles, Las Vegas

Best time to visit

Big Sur weather is best spring to fall,but the coast may be shrouded in fog during mid-summer.

Point Sur Lighthouse

10 miles north Point Sur Lighthouse and its supporting  light station buildings, now a California State Historic Park, stand atop a dramatic  volcanic rock just off shore in Big Sur.

Bixby Bridge

15 miles north The iconic bridge stands tall as one of the world’s highest single-span   concrete arch bridges. Over 700 feet long and over 260 feet tall, it may well be the most photographed piece of the coastal route.

17 Mile Drive

35 miles north The 17 Mile Drive is widely recognized as one of the most scenic drives in the world, this famous coastal landmark runs from Pacific Grove to Pebble Beach. Marvel at some of nature’s treasures including The Lone Cypress, Spanish Bay and Stillwater Cove.

Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park

2 miles north Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park features redwoods, conifers, oaks, sycamores, cottonwoods, maples, alders and willows – plus open meadows. Hikers can enjoy the many scenic trails, including a self-guided nature trail.

Embracing the dramatic beauty of the California coastline, High atop the cliffs of Big Sur, 1200 feet above the Pacific Ocean, sits Post Ranch Inn, a sanctuary for the soul. Ideal for romance, relaxation or rejuvenation, the ultimate destination for a luxurious escape. With natural architecture embracing the coast’s dramatic beauty, the 39 rooms blend rustic elegance, comfort and privacy with panoramic ocean or mountain views, none of them possessing a television or alarm clock.

Other irresistible temptations – rejuvenating spa treatments and natural surroundings that invite relaxation where you can also enjoy morning yoga, guided hikes or saunters, stargazing, whale watching. And not to be missed, complimentary gourmet breakfast buffet and fine dining experience at Sierra Mar. So when you want to relax and reconnect with yourself, your partner and the environment……….Post Ranch is the destination.

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