Top 10 Hotels in Big Sur

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Ventana Inn and Spa - Adults Only
Ventana Inn and Spa - Adults Only

48123 Highway One, Big Sur 93920

4.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (221 reviews)

Ventana Inn and Spa - Adults Only, enjoys a dramatic and romantic Big Sur setting in the hills along State Highway 1, …

$480
Ragged Point Inn and Resort
Ragged Point Inn and Resort
1 mi from Big Sur
3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (130 reviews)

Situated near the beach, this hotel is 0 mi (0 km) from Ragged Point and within 6 mi (10 km) of Salmon Creek Falls Trail an …

$129
The Morgan Hotel San Simeon
The Morgan Hotel San Simeon
13 mi from Big Sur
3.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (2,219 reviews)

Situated in a state park, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of San Simeon State Park, Leffingwell Landing, and William Randolp …

$119
Bernardus Lodge & Spa
Bernardus Lodge & Spa
13.3 mi from Big Sur
4.5 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (87 reviews)

This family-friendly Carmel Valley resort is located in the mountains, within 3 mi (5 km) of Garland Ranch Regional Park, …

$295
Carmel Valley Ranch
Carmel Valley Ranch
13.3 mi from Big Sur
4.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (490 reviews)

Oaks and gracious weeping willows dot the 500-acre grounds of this 4-star resort, set within 2 miles of Chateau Julien Winery …

$350
La Playa Carmel
La Playa Carmel
15.2 mi from Big Sur
4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (460 reviews)

Situated near the beach, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Golden Bough Playhouse and Carmel Beach. Pebble Beach Gol …

$319
Best Western Plus Carmel Bay View Inn
Best Western Plus Carmel Bay View Inn
15.4 mi from Big Sur
3.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (692 reviews)

Situated in Carmel, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Carmel Plaza and Carmel Beach. Pebble Beach Golf Links is 2.7 mi …

$107
FogCatcher Inn
FogCatcher Inn
15.8 mi from Big Sur
3.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (1,213 reviews)

Across the road from picturesque Moonstone Beach and the boardwalk, this English-style inn is less than 2 miles north of …

$149
Mariposa Inn & Suites
Mariposa Inn & Suites
17.2 mi from Big Sur
3.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (1,935 reviews)

Located in Munras Avenue, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Del Monte Shopping Center, Fisherman's Wharf, and Dennis the …

$83
Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay
Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay
18.4 mi from Big Sur
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (2,871 reviews)

Just 200 yards from Fisherman's Wharf, this resort borders Custom House Plaza, with the beach and sparkling bay just beyond …

$152

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Are you ready for the greatest drive of your life? Taking the Pacific Coastal Highway 1 along the California coastline is unlike any other drive you are going to experience in the United States or anywhere else in the world. The crowning jewel of the entire drive is Bur Sur. With breathtaking cliffs to one side, dipping down into the Pacific Ocean and mountainous forests along the other side of the two-lane road, the views and sheer experience Big Sur has to offer is just not replicated. Whether you are driving north from Los Angeles or heading south, Big Sur is a must stop. Whether it is for a honeymoon or you simply want to enjoy a drive and view that is unparalleled to anything you have seen before, the only thing stopping you from taking in this breathtaking location is finding one of the best Big Sur hotels.

Located in Monterey County, there is a small selection of hotels in Big Sur, many of which are directly hugging the coastline, giving you pristine views both day and night. Whether you want to watch the stars come out over the ocean and hear the sound of the waves or you want to take the drive north and experience the curving route of PCH 1, you are just a few clicks away from an amazing discount on some of the very best hotels in the area with Expedia. Through Expedia, you can get cheap deals by saving not only on your hotel but also on renting a car to drive through Big Sur. Why wait? Plan your trip to Big Sur and explore one of the most beautiful coastal areas on Earth.