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Kansas City
Reviewed 10 February 2013

I stayed in a motel room here with a very reasonable off-season rate of $89/night. The room was basic but nice and fairly modern. It had a comfortable bed, wi-fi, baseboard heater, and bathroom with shower. The customer service and location were excellent. I will definitely stay here again!

2Thank KCChristina
San Diego, California, USA
Reviewed 5 February 2013

We enjoyed our evening at the Fernwood. The restaurant is terrific - the best part of the experience. The room was clean and the shower had good pressure and temperature. They have quiet hours and are rather serious about it because the walls are very thin. In fact, the roar of morning traffic is impossible to escape in any of...

Thank Emme169
Reviewed 15 January 2013 via mobile

The Fernwood Inn was perfect if you are really looking to get away from it all. The rooms do not have TVs and cell reception is sparse. The room was a nice size. It is right on the freeway so it's easy to find. There is a decent restaurant on site which also features live music on weekends. The vibe...

Thank Luestes
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 14 January 2013

We had driven from Santa Barbara and left quite late so when we eventually wound our way out of the cliffs of Big Sur it was becoming dark and we need to stop for the night then we came across Fernwood Resort (well Motel really) - dont be looking for 5 star comfort- we got a family motel unit up...

Thank AntheaMarrell
Reviewed 30 December 2012

We were driving back home to BC Canada from a trip to Disneyland. After a long drive ended up here around 7 pm, got a room, and had dinner. The food and atmosphere was great as was the room, very comfy bed with a separate room for the kids. it was nice and quite all night even being right next...

Thank caffevincente
Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 15 December 2012

I wanted to spend a night in Big Sur, where I had come to take photos. I checked out what is available and quickly discovered that most of the hotels in Big Sur seek to attract couples for romantic getaways. Nothing wrong with that, but the prices were higher than I wanted to pay for a place to sleep, which...

1Thank Baycruisers
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 6 November 2012

On a drive North to South on Highway 1, we decided to give Fernwood Resort a try. The motel style rooms are directly on the highway and I would imagine they would be a bit noisy during the morning hours. We decided to have an "adventure" and stay in the Adventure Tent. The tent itself was nice. It had a...

1Thank SailAway53
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 26 October 2012

Apparently this campground is a favorite meeting place for large groups of drunken partiers. On one recent Friday night we were subjected to to three different groups of loud, inconsiderate and obnoxious partiers. There was no one in the camp office to complain to at 1am when the parties were in full swing. This would be a beautiful campground as...

Thank patsymom
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 24 September 2012

Stayed one night here. We got their last room which is quite small, 12'x10' approximately. Bed was comfy and clean, shower good and staff were pleasant. A little overpriced compared to other similar motels we stayed in but be warned there is limited accommodation in this area

Thank DenisMc66
San Diego, California
Reviewed 24 September 2012

We stayed at Fernwood twice and we love it there because of the close proximity to all the Big Sur attractions,the access to the trails and of course the Big Sur River at our front door.We stayed in the tent cabins along the river both times and we would not trade that experience for a motel room ever,it's beautiful and...

Thank Evylyn V

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Additional Information about Fernwood Resort

Address: 47200 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920-9542
Region: United States > California > Big Sur
Price Range: ₹ 5,449 - ₹ 8,650 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Fernwood Resort Big Sur
Fernwood Hotel Big Sur
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Look for a campground that is managed.”
 of 5 bubbles wrecknball, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get early and have some drinks in the beergarden.”
 of 5 bubbles pegsulli105, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Make reservations early for the Adventure tent”
 of 5 bubbles TomRIUSA, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Perhaps the cabins are better...”
 of 5 bubbles johnmb2015, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Not sure about the motel, but the Cabins were great!”
 of 5 bubbles V7759ANjenniferp, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
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