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Featured Bed And Breakfast in Big Sur

The Hideaway
3.5 out of 5
Junipero St & 8th Ave, Carmel, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $219 per night

Located in Golden Rectangle, this bed & breakfast is within a 15-minute walk of Wrath Winery, Carmel Beach, and Carmel Mission Basilica. 17-Mile Drive and Pebble ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (141 reviews)
Mini Vacation

"My husband and I wanted to getaway for a couple of nights and the Hideaway was a great choice. The room was comfortable and stylish and the overall vibe of the hotel was warm and welcoming. The staff was very helpful and communicative."…"

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

The Hideaway
Hotel 1110 - Adults Only
4 out of 5
1110 Del Monte Ave, Monterey, CA
The price is $107 per night

Located in Downtown Monterey, this beach bed & breakfast is steps from Monterey State Beach and Monterey Bay. Del Monte Beach and Fisherman's Wharf are also ...

4.2/5Excellent! (977 reviews)

"This was an unexpected diamond! Clean, friendly, and a great view from the balcony. Definitely worth every penny."…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Hotel 1110 - Adults Only
Briarwood Inn
3 out of 5
San Carlos St. between 4th & 5th, Carmel, CA
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The price is $155 per night

Located in Northwest Carmel, this bed & breakfast is within a 15-minute walk of Carmel Plaza and Carmel Beach. 17-Mile Drive and Carmel Mission Basilica are ...

4.2/5Excellent! (256 reviews)

"Breakfast is only available from 8-9:30, even on weekends. It would have been nice it was available on Sunday until 10 or 10:30."…"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Briarwood Inn
Carriage House Inn
3.5 out of 5
Junipero Between 7th And 8th, Carmel, CA
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The price is $337 per night

Located in Golden Rectangle, this romantic bed & breakfast is within a 15-minute walk of Wrath Winery, Carmel Beach, and Carmel Mission Basilica. 17-Mile Drive ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (319 reviews)

"Staff was extremely cirdial, welcoming and helpful. Attentive to our requests for fresh towels and water and extra attention."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Carriage House Inn
Carmel Fireplace Inn
2.5 out of 5
San Carlos Street, Between 4th & 5th, Carmel, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $158 per night

Located in Northwest Carmel, this bed & breakfast is within a 15-minute walk of Carmel Plaza and Carmel Beach. 17-Mile Drive and Carmel Mission Basilica are ...

4.2/5Excellent! (302 reviews)

"friendly staff, clean room, beautiful garden, and great location in the center of everything. will come back."…"

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

Carmel Fireplace Inn
Tally Ho Inn
3.5 out of 5
Monte Verde Street At Sixth St, Carmel, CA
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The price is $249 per night

Located in Northwest Carmel, this bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of Galante Vineyards, Carmel Beach, and 17-Mile Drive. Pebble Beach Golf Links and ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (67 reviews)

"The property is very nice and the staff is excellent . The room we had was comfortable however the bathroom should be updated. The tub and fixtures, wallpaper are all need to be redone."…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Tally Ho Inn
Monte Verde Inn
3.5 out of 5
Monte Verde Street, Between Ocean and 7th Avenues, Carmel, CA
The price is $229 per night

Located in Golden Rectangle, this bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of Galante Vineyards, Carmel Beach, and 17-Mile Drive. Pebble Beach Golf Links and ...

4.3/5Excellent! (299 reviews)

"The atmosphere. The place is very charming and the same time is very comforting."…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Monte Verde Inn
The Vagabond's House
4 out of 5
4th and Dolores, Carmel, CA
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The price is $256 per night

Located in Northwest Carmel, this spa bed & breakfast is within a 15-minute walk of Galante Vineyards and Carmel Beach. 17-Mile Drive and Carmel Mission Basilica ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (63 reviews)
Luxurious but still cozy hotel great for long wknd

"Amazing— my girlfriends have been going and staying here for past couple of heads and love it!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2019

The Vagabond's House
Carmel Country Inn
3.5 out of 5
Dolores St. & 3rd Ave, Carmel, CA
The price is $255 per night

Located in Northwest Carmel, this bed & breakfast is within a 15-minute walk of Galante Vineyards and Carmel Beach. 17-Mile Drive and Carmel Mission Basilica ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (30 reviews)
5 Star experience

"Staff was very friendly and helpful. Will come back again."…"

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2020

Carmel Country Inn
Carmel Green Lantern Inn
3 out of 5
Casanova & 7th Avenue, Carmel, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $172 per night

Located in Golden Rectangle, this beach bed & breakfast is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Carmel Beach and 6.6 mi (10.7 km) from Monterey Bay Aquarium. Galante Vineyards ...

4.1/5Very Good! (297 reviews)

"Great location! Loved being able to hear the ocean from the patio."…"

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

Carmel Green Lantern Inn
Squibb Houses
3.5 out of 5
4063 Burton Drive, Cambria, CA
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The price is $155 per night

Situated near the beach, this bed & breakfast is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Cambria’s Historical Museum and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Moonstone Beach Park. Fiscalini Ranch ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (98 reviews)

"Squibb Houses are beautiful and our stay was great, but I was really surprised that our credit card was charged an additional $25. from the confirmed price and we were told it was a fee Expedia charges for their service. I will not go through Expedia again."…"

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

Squibb Houses
Dreydon House Bed and Breakfast
3 out of 5
1979 Dreydon Avenue, Cambria, CA
The price is $141 per night

Located in Marine Terrace, this bed & breakfast is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Fiscalini Ranch Preserve and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Moonstone Beach Park. Cambria Center ...

4.3/5Excellent! (47 reviews)

"Very friendly hosts - we felt so welcomed. Delicious breakfast and a lovely comfy bed!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019

Dreydon House Bed and Breakfast
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Big Sur Lodge
Big Sur Lodge
3 out of 5
47225 Highway One, Big Sur, CA
The price is $279 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (363 reviews)

"We arrived at check in time (4 pm) but the room wasn’t ready. We checked back in 45 minutes later and it was finally ready. Very basic accommodations. You’re paying for the location. Room hasn’t been updated in 30 years but has a rustic cabin feel to it. Complimentary firewood for one night was a ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

Big Sur Lodge
Ventana Big Sur, an Alila Resort - Adults Only
Ventana Big Sur, an Alila Resort - Adults Only
4.5 out of 5
48123 Highway One, Big Sur, CA
4.5/5Wonderful! (325 reviews)

"Everything was perfect! The only thing my wife and I can think of is: For the cost of staying at Ventana, plus the Entertainment fee, the food should have been free! No joke!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

Ventana Big Sur, an Alila Resort - Adults Only
Morning Glory Ranch, Full Ocean View Homestead w/ Infinity Pool and Hot Tub
Morning Glory Ranch, Full Ocean View Homestead w/ Infinity Pool and Hot Tub
Big Sur, CA
The price is $1,300 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (26 reviews)
Amazing Views -Perfect Weather - Shooting Stars- Crazy Quiet-PERFECT!

"We had the perfect family get away for my wife's 60th Birthday Weekend"…"

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2020

Morning Glory Ranch, Full Ocean View Homestead w/ Infinity Pool and Hot Tub
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Why Stay at a B&B in Big Sur?

If you're looking for something a little more offbeat than your standard hotel, a bed and breakfast could be a great option for your getaway. Though you might not find any B&Bs in the heart of the city, there are 443 accommodations and 21 B&Bs in the surrounding area. During your time in Big Sur, you might want to spend some time strolling along the water at McWay Falls and Sand Dollar Beach.

How to Pack for the Weather in Big Sur

If you're wondering about the optimal time to travel to Big Sur, we've collected some useful weather info to help you plan your getaway:

  • The hottest months are typically August and September, while December and January are the coldest months
  • Average rainfall is 11.57 inches in a year
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 72° F and nighttime temperatures average 37° F
  • April-June: 85° F is the daytime average and 42° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 86° F and nighttime averages are around 49° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 83° F during the day and 37° F at night

Things to See and Do in Big Sur

Spend some time exploring Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park and Limekiln State Park if you're hoping to see some of the area's natural features. You might put New Camaldoli Hermitage and McWay Falls on your list if you want to see more of the area.

Big Sur is also known for its:

  • Camping
  • Forests
  • Beaches
  • Riverfront

Transportation Options In and Around Big Sur

Fly into King City, CA (KIC-Mesa Del Rey), which is located 25.6 mi (41.2 km) away from the city center. Otherwise, look for flights into Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula), which is 39.1 mi (63 km) away. If you'd like to explore around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

Frequently asked questions

Searching for B&Bs in Big Sur?
If you want to find an accommodation with fewer rooms than the traditional hotel and an intimate environment, a bed and breakfast may be the perfect thing for your trip to Big Sur. If you’d like to learn more about Big Sur through its top sites and landmarks, Point Sur Lighthouse and New Camaldoli Hermitage are some notable monuments to check out.
How do you know if a B&B is the right choice for you?
With attentive service, opportunities to meet guests from other places, and of course a full breakfast, B&Bs offer a truly one-of-a-kind environment.
What's the seasonal weather like in Big Sur?
The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 68°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 52°F. Average annual rainfall for Big Sur is 12 inches.
What is there to do in Big Sur?
When you want to spend some time in the great outdoors, Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park and McWay Falls are some notable spots. You might put Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park and Pfeiffer Beach on your list if you want to see more of the area.
How can I get around Big Sur?
Fly into Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY), which is located 39.1 mi (62.9 km) away from the heart of the city. Otherwise, look for flights into King City, CA (KIC-Mesa Del Rey), which is 25.6 mi (41.3 km) away. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

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