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    Gorda Springs Resort

    Highway 1, Big Sur, CA
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    5 Nov 6 Nov
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    • Excellent10%
    • Very good27%
    • Average13%
    • Poor18%
    • Terrible32%
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    “garden house” (2 reviews)
    “large fridge” (2 reviews)
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    5 Nov6 Nov
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 10 August 2011

    After driving hours south from Big Sur, we finally came across the motel/giftshop thing. Despite being NOT in Big Sur (even though listed in Big Sur) we finally found it in the middle of nowhere. At arrival we checked into the room in the supermarket/giftshop/lobby,...More

    4  Thank Tj_eld
    Reviewed 8 August 2011

    As said in another review, a place to stay when it starts to get dark. We stayed in a room above the General Store , very clean but dated , free WIFI and if the fog had lifted , I’m sure it would have shown...More

    Thank Gary_El
    Reviewed 6 August 2011

    We saw this place on line and thought it looked ok. WE knew it was nothing fancy and that was ok for us. We planed to hike any way just wanted a clean safe place to sleep.. We got there after a long drive and...More

    3  Thank Quietgirlandboy
    Reviewed 5 August 2011

    Stopped only to have breakfast. what a awful breakfast. The potatoes where brown to black and dry, like maybe old and microwaved. hubby ordered ham and eggs, they served very thin sliced "deli" sandwich ham 2 pieces. curled and burnt on ends. it was the...More

    4  Thank MonicaL7
    Reviewed 27 June 2011

    What a dump. For $200 a night, you would expect the door lock to work. Then the whirlpool tub didn't have a plug (kind of defeats the purpose!) The whole place was worn down and not cared for. There were holes in the carpet and...More

    3  Thank lindylaura
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