Post Ranch Inn

Big Sur, CA United States
Nearest Airport
Monterey Peninsula (MRY) - 22 mi/35 km
  • Ecotourism
  • Seclusion
  • Wellness
For availability and pricing:

47900 Highway 1
PO Box 219
Big Sur, CA 93920-9576
United States

High above the cliffs of Big Sur, you’ll find a luxurious, romantic escape: Post Ranch Inn, known for its award-winning organic architecture. Choose one of the 40 secluded guest rooms, suites, and private houses that blend rustic elegance and comfort with ocean and mountain views. Each room features a wood-burning fireplace, private deck, and complimentary minibar. Enjoy activities like morning yoga, rejuvenating spa treatments, swimming in the heated pool, and ocean-view basking pools, hiking, and nightly stargazing. The celebrated Sierra Mar restaurant, recipient of Wine Spectator’s Grand Award, serves organic seasonal fare.

Virtuoso Amenities:

For 2024:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily Full breakfast for up to two guests per bedroom, served via in-room dining
  • $100USD equivalent Resort or Hotel credit to be utilized during stay (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • Early Check-In / Late Check-Out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi


To secure a promotion, contact your travel advisor.
  • Thank You $500 Resort Credit

    Valid for Travel Now Through 30 Jun 2024

    Enjoy a $500 Resort Credit A Special Invitation For June. As you may have heard, Highway 1 reopened last week from the north, allowing guests to drive down the iconic road to Post Ranch Inn from the Monterey/Carmel area. To celebrate, as an exclusive offer during the month of June, stay with us for two or more nights and receive a $500 resort credit*. The credit can be used to enhance your visit in any number of ways. Whether for farm-driven dining at Sierra Mar, rejuvenating spa treatments or engaging activities, including our thrilling Falconry program, the credit is yours to spend any way you’d like.

    Reservations Include:•Daily Breakfast•Daily Resort Activities Yoga, Outdoor Meditation, Guided Nature Walks, Garden Tours•Complimentary Mini-Bar Offering Snacks & Beverages•Valet Parking•Access to Lexus Vehicles Valid U.S. driver’s license requiredAs a reminder, Post Ranch does not charge a resort fee.Post Ranch Inn recently received became a THREE KEY HOTEL, MICHELIN GUIDE 2024. One of Just 11 Three KeyHotels In The U.S.

    For reservations and information contact Post Ranch Inn Reservations, at 800 527-2200, or email

At the Hotel


  • 24-hour Security
  • Adults Only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Internet Access
  • Library
  • Lounge/Bar
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Shopping
  • Wheelchair Accessible


  • Concierge Desk
  • Laundry/Dry Cleaning/Pressing
  • Room Service
  • Turndown Service
  • Valet Parking
  • Wakeup Calls
  • Wedding Services


  • Fitness Center
  • Jacuzzi/Whirlpool
  • Pool
  • Spa

In Your Room

  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary Coffee/Tea
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers


86% Recommended (22 Reviews)

    Product Terms & Conditions

    Reservations require a one night room rate deposit. Full refund with cancellations made 14 days in advance of arrival. Payment must be in US Dollars.

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