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    Plaskett Creek Campground

    Hwy 1, Big sur, Gorda, Big Sur, CA
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    “flush toilets” (4 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 49 reviews

    Reviewed 19 September 2017

    Stayed three nights at Plaskett Campground mid-September. The wife-and-husband host team was fantastic. We discovered that a campground host really can make such a big impact! Throughout our stay, the grounds were incredibly clean (bathrooms included) and well maintained. Our hosts checked in and made...More

    Thank Leslie A
    Reviewed 5 September 2017

    My husband and I recently stayed at Plaskett Creek Campground over the Labor Day holiday and We had the luck to meet Miranda and Bobby McGhee as the camp Hosts, and they are awesome! We have camped at Plaskett for past 30 years and they...More

    Thank MrsDenton7
    Reviewed 9 November 2016

    Great views of the coast. You do have to cross the highway to get to the beach, but it's not a busy stretch. Bathrooms are weird... very big, with only sink and toilet, no electricity. Kind of in the middle of no where when it...More

    Thank Katie O
    Reviewed 7 November 2016

    Booked Plaskett creek as our first booking at a different camp site was cancelled due to the forest fires, I really loved the location right across from the beach and it was so nice hearing the sea at night when going to sleep and waking...More

    Thank Ruby K
    Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

    We split our time between Plaskett and Kirk Creek. Loved both. This site is on the side of the highway away from the beach. Lots of shade, potable water, and flush toilets. A lot of families seem to come here, but there is plenty of...More

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    • Hotel Amenities
    • Babysitting
    • Number of rooms
    • 44
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Big Sur
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    • Plaskett Creek Campground Hotel Big Sur
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    ginah t
    5 October 2016|
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    Response from 1awesomecloser | Reviewed this property |
    Earlier is better. But I have crashed there twice with no reservations. I go with the sad I didn't know, and I have no where else to go else approach. Towards the front of the campground often they can group campers... More
    Room Tips
    "Site #12 works for larger RV's. Will handle 40 foot motorhome or 30 foot truck/trailer."
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    "Book early because it fills up quickly!"
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    "View the map of the campground and choose wisely"
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    "Site #12 ocean views"
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