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Riverside Campground and Cabins

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 17 August 2015

In summer it s hard to find a space in the Big Sur. We stayed here 3 nights and it was just great. Peaceful, tranquild. We stayed in Cabin 5. Windows on all sides and two very comfortable beds. Every evening dinner on the firepit. Little river water running in the background. Reception and general store staff were very helpful....

Thank Robbert L
Irvine, California
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Riverside Campground has very few reviews, so it's difficult to determine whether the sample of ratings is due to the fact that, most of the time, disgruntled folks are the ones who review a place. We only stayed at RCC because we had family staying there. The next time we stay there it will be because of a wonderful experience....

1Thank apd2010
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Stayed overnight in Cabin 4 and @$150 was amazing good value. It's rustic but clean and cozy. Most comfortable beds....just as good as 5-star hotel. Cabin 4 does have shared walls and they are quite thin. Our neighbors were pretty quiet though so we were lucky. I can't say enough about the great staff...During an evening thunderstorm ,McCall(I think) brought...

Thank Darci K
Orange County, California
Reviewed 21 July 2015

We recently spent 5 nights at a cabin at Riverside Campgrounds along with our 2 year old dog. The cabin itself can feel small but can't complain about that as it's soo pretty. The place is situated close to markets and restaurants in the area. All the cabins seemed occupied. Many families were camping by the creek that runs just...

Thank ShinShinJet
Bridgeport, Connecticut
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

What a beautiful place. I was grateful for the warm and friendly welcome/check in experience we had. After the long drive on Route 1 we were so glad to arrive to relax. The grounds are impressive, there's a river, a small foot bridge (I don't think it's in use) an adorable camp store with everything we needed and great cabins....

Thank nicoleannette
Yorba Linda, California
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Admittingly we are not campers. Alas we pitched a tent in this very user friendly campsite with some friends who invited us. Ok, easy to find and kind of intimate and exclusive (at least as much as a campsite can be). You cross a small river and either check into your cabin or go to your campsite. The cabins are...

2Thank losjacksons
San Jose,CA
Reviewed 10 July 2015

We just returned from camping trip at the riverside and it was an awesome experience! The place is beautiful , our tent was by the big Sur Creek and kids could play in the water right next to the tents. The Camp staff and the Store clerk ladies were both VERY helpful and nice and not at all like it...

Thank BhumiSanJose_CA
San Mateo, California
Reviewed 10 July 2015

We just stayed in Cabin 10 at the campground for our 19th wedding anniversary and at first were very pleasantly surprised by the cabins look, location and amenities. It was recently updated and has a small kitchenette, large shower and very comfy bed with down pillows and pillow top mattress and duvet. It sits at the top of a hill...

5Thank jeff g
Goleta, California
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Pam welcomed & greeted us and made us feel immediately right at home for our three-day stay. Dog-friendly and pet-tolerant, the river is close by and the banks clean. Camp Store is nicely stocked, the woman who runs it super friendly, and be sure to stop and say hello to Casper, her big white puffball of a dog. Cabin was...

Thank Drach1111
Huntington Beach, California
Reviewed 22 June 2015

We just returned from a weekend here and had a great time. We had a generously sized tent size ( #16). The location was great for us as it was at the end, and right across ( but not on ) the river. A picnic table and fire pit was included. We brought our golden who was super happy to...

Thank ASB2006

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Additional Information about Riverside Campground and Cabins

Address: Route 1, Big Sur, CA 93920
Region: United States > California > Big Sur
Number of rooms: 56
Also Known As:
Riverside Campground And Cabins Hotel Big Sur
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“Sites are so crammed together, none of them are good.”
SFTrekker33, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“Next to a very peaceful river.”
NBD530, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get there by 2 pm for a walk up site and look for a river spot.”
hopefulmeg, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Read the fine print of your reservation, they will give your room away if you are late!”
Stentdoctor, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Cabins were great!”
jorkalk, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
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