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Deetjen's Big Sur Inn

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48865 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920-9512 See on map
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Castoro cabin this past summer (2018) and it was lovely, albeit overpriced for the very basic cabin in the woods experience. We decided to go back for our anniversary in November and booked two nights shortly after our summer visit. The day...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank dmbd
Reviewed 24 October 2018

We spent one night here, with friends. Very comfortable room, all mod cons despite the atmosphere of a log cabin - great fun. Impeccably clean. Note - no Wi-Fi or mobile signal. Very nice cooked breakfast in the restaurant. All the staff we encountered were...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Brian K
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Cozy, homey, charming and peaceful. Restaurant food is fantastic!! Staff is friendly and helpful. Great location to other wonderful places to visit in Big Sur. Although next to Hwy 1, rooms are quiet.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank DALE Z
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Deetjen’s is extremely charming. The decor inside is eclectic and cozy and has great eye appeal! We were staying at the Post Ranch Inn and they drove us over. That was a good move as we could see parking at Deetjen‘s may be a bit...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Michaela
Reviewed 4 October 2018

A charming historic inn on Highway One with lovely people and fabulous food and wine. Well worth the stopover. If you've ever read Henry Miller, the Beats, particularly Kerouac or have an interest in how California put itself on the cool cultural map of world...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Michael W
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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US$110 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Big Sur
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$110 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Big Sur
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Big Sur
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Traveller (302)
Room & Suite (83)
Dining (36)
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Family and Play Areas (1)
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Matt B
17 May 2016|
Response from SandyGrace55 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a little rustic seating area on the side. No comfortable seating inside this room.
Sérgio N
9 May 2016|
Response from AroundtownCT | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe so Best to research the rooms first on the sight so you can ask the right questions
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"many rooms are near loud road and connected through thin walls. You can hear the people in the next room..."
2 weeks ago
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"California west coast cool"
3 Oct 2018
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"Some rooms have shared bathrooms. Know what you are getting."
10 Jun 2018
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"Book a room somewhere else or just go camping"
15 May 2018
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