Highly acclaimed and well-known boutique hotel, the Post Ranch Inn is located in Big Sur, only 30 miles south of Carmel. This romantic hotel combines elegance with luxury to create a calming and very special place. Post Ranch Inn, a member of the Preferred Boutique Hotels was most recently (2012) named the #1 Hotel in California and the #5 Top Inn in Continental US by Travel + Leisure.
With only 39 guest rooms and two private houses, the Post Ranch Inn is a small and boutique property. All rooms boast individual designs and views of either the ocean or mountain. Rooms are equipped with king beds, organic mattresses, an indoor spa tub, wood-burning fireplace, private deck, music system, complimentary snacks and drinks and luxury organic bath products. South Ridge rooms even boast stainless steel outdoor hot tubs! Guests will not find televisions or alarm clocks in rooms at the Post Ranch Inn creating a peaceful environment for all.
The award-winning spa, fabulous restaurant and complimentary activities are just some of the reasons why visitors love the hotel. Spa treatments can be enjoyed in the spa rooms, in a couple’s spa suite, in your own room or on your deck. Voted #1 for Top Eclectic Cuisine, #1 for Top Décor and #3 for Top Food in the 2013 Zagat guide, the Sierra Mar Restaurant makes a wonderful place to enjoy fine dining combined with the spectacular wines from the award-winning wine cellar.
Guests will also love the two hot basking pools perched on the cliff top and swimming pool at the hotel. Complimentary activities include morning yoga six days a week, mindful movement meditation on a Tuesday morning, morning guided hikes three times a week and star gazing sessions also take place on several evenings in the week.
Cliff House is a free-standing structure with a garden courtyard, glass walled bedroom, wood burning fireplace, radiant heated floor, a large soaking tub and a hot tub.
Pacific Suites is a two-story building with two suites each with a private entrance, wood burning fireplace and radiant heated floors. Each suite has a hot tub.
Ocean House offers beautiful ocean views, a double-sided fireplace and a soaking tub. The deck looks out to the Pacific Ocean.
Coast House rooms have a private entrance, leather couch, coffee table and fireplace. There is also an adjacent terrace.
Peak House have deck going out over the ridge and a room with a mountain view. There is an enclosed garden and wood burning fireplace and hot tub.