The Central Coast Hotels

Deetjen's Big Sur Inn


  • Tons of character
  • Wooded grounds


  • Thin walls
  • Some rooms don't have private baths
  • No TVs or Wi-Fi
  • Limited cell phone access

Published 07/06/2016

Fodor's Review

This historic 1930s Norwegian-style property is endearingly rustic, especially if you're willing to go with a camplike flow. The room doors lock only from the inside, and your neighbors can often be heard through the walls—if you plan to bring children, you must reserve an entire building. Still, Deetjen's is a special place. Its village of cabins is nestled in the redwoods, and many of the very individual rooms have their own fireplaces.

Hotel Information


Hwy. 1, 3½ miles south of Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park, Big Sur, California, 93920, United States




Hotel Details:

  • 20 rooms, 15 with bath
  • Rate includes: No meals
  • 2-night minimum stay on weekends

Published 07/06/2016

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