Big Sur's ultra-exclusive accommodation options allow you to indulge in a private cabin with plenty of space or a charmingly chic cottage along a serene village lane.
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Vacation homes and rentals with a yard
Looking for vacation homes with a little extra outdoor space? Check out these accommodations in Big Sur with private yards.
Popular Rental Amenities in Big Sur
Big Sur is a great spot if you travel with a pet, as 54 vacation rentals in Big Sur allow you to bring your pet. Pet-friendly properties in Big Sur have an average price of $897 a night. There's no need to look only outside the city for a rental, as more than two-thirds of the pet-friendly properties are very central (less than 2 miles from the city center).
The Weather in Big Sur
Check out the climate diagram for Big Sur. On average, the warmest month is September. Conversely, December is the coolest month in Big Sur, with temperatures going under 43° January is the wettest month.
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Dining in Big Sur
You'll be glad you went to Mission Ranch Restaurant because nowhere else will have you bragging that you've eaten in a restored farmhouse owned by Clint Eastwood. The comfort food - including a locally grown artichoke appetizer - combined with meadow views make for a satisfying dining experience.
For a different kind of star power, head out to Rocky Point Restaurant, where you can catch them twinkling in the night sky from their expansive deck with uninterrupted Pacific views. Start with their exciting signature seafood chowder, which comes from sustainable fishing.
Art & culture: Early Spanish influences
Learn about the Big Sur's roots and religious history at the Carmel Mission Basilica Museum, an exquisitely built stone church dating from 1771. Join a tour to hear about the Spanish founders and to take in the fine artistic details and quiet nooks and crannies.
Continue your dig into the past at the Big Sur Historical Society's Molera Ranch House Museum, where you'll step into the lives of pioneers and influencers, in an abode constructed in the local style. Bring a book from their store back to your cozy cabin and become an expert on Big Sur's long history.
Explore Big Sur: Stunning feats of architecture
California's beloved Highway 1 doesn't disappoint as it meanders through Big Sur's dramatic, winding pass. Be stunned by the high-up Bixby Creek Bridge as it lunges from one jagged rock face to another over Bixby Creek far below.
Rocky Creek Bridge, equally shocking in its height and architectural achievements, spans Rocky Creek and Las Piedras Canyon, making it another welcome place to snap a picture. Take a moment to listen to the waves lap against the cliff side.
Frequently Asked Questions
How many vacation rentals are available to book in Big Sur?
There are currently 381 holiday home rentals from 6 providers in Big Sur.
What are the most popular amenities for vacation rentals in Big Sur?
If you're looking to book a holiday rental in Big Sur, the most common amenities are: Internet, TV and Yard.
How many vacation homes are in Big Sur?
There are 381 home rentals across 6 providers in Big Sur.
Are pets allowed in vacation homes in Big Sur?
Absolutely, there are 54 holiday homes in Big Sur that allow pets , with an average nightly rate of $897.
What are the best months to travel to Big Sur?
If you are looking for a holiday rental in Big Sur, keep in mind that rainy season is typically in January or March, with June often being the driest.
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