We’re delighted to share that Highway 1, just north of Big Sur, is open! Guests are once again able to drive to Post Ranch on Highway 1 from the Monterey/Carmel area. We invite you to join us throughout the entire summer. Enjoy the drive! 










Post Ranch Inn’s Irresistible Temptations

Relax, unwind and discover. While you’re visiting, we invite you to enjoy rejuvenating spa treatments, calming wellness activities, and find moments to slow down for a bit while taking in the iconic views of the California coast.

Massage at Post Ranch Inn in Big Sur, California


Calm Your Mind, Calm Your Body

Breathe deeply and rediscover your balance. Explore our variety of treatments and wellness activities to help you achieve it.


Soak Up The View

Enjoy the calming sites and sounds of Big Sur while warming yourself in one of our heated infinity spa pools overlooking the Pacific. Or, if you’re needing a little exercise, our heated lap pool offers the chance to swim and get some sun.

Meditation Pool overlooking the Pacific Ocean at Post Ranch Inn near Monterey, California

Complimentary Activities

Guided hikes in Big Sur, California at Post Ranch Inn

Guided Nature Walks

Discover the hidden beauty of Post Ranch on a guided nature walk. Learn about the flora and fauna as well as the cultural and natural history of the area on a leisurely stroll around the property.

Yoga in Big Sur, California at Post Ranch Inn

Morning Yoga

Begin the day with guided yoga, breath work and balancing poses. All experience levels welcome. We offer both Outdoor and Walking Yoga classes.

Forest Meditation in Big Sur, California at Post Ranch Inn

Forest Meditation

Awaken the natural wisdom that dwells within through a combination of movement, meditation, and forest bathing among the trees.

Edible Chef's Garden Tour in Big Sur, California at Post Ranch Inn

Edible Garden Tour

Explore, taste and learn about the heirlooms, vegetables, flowers and herbs that are grown for the kitchen of Sierra Mar from our gardener.

Art Walk in Big Sur, California at Post Ranch Inn

Guided Art Walk

Join our Gallery Director on a walking tour of art installations located throughout the Post Ranch property. Complimentary Champagne provided.

Sound Meditation Journey in Big Sur, California at Post Ranch Inn

Sound Journey Meditation

Journey on healing waves of sound to harmonize and attune body and soul through the vibrational harmony of crystal singing bowls, rattles, drums and more.


7 Perfect Days at
Post Ranch

A visit to Post Ranch Inn offers the chance to enjoy an array of engaging activities both on property and along the Central Coast. With so many options, sometimes it’s hard to know where to start. To assist in planning your visit, we’ve put together a week’s worth of suggested itineraries featuring a wide range of activities, places to visit and more. We invite you to mix and match and use these ideas as inspiration to create your ideal visit to Post Ranch.

Plan your stay at Post Ranch Inn with our suggested itineraries
Falconry Experience at Post Ranch Inn near Monterey, California



Ready to make friends with a raptor? Meet several different birds of prey and learn about these amazing predators and hear about local conservation efforts.

Available as a regularly scheduled group session. Please note that there is a fee for participation in this activity. To book, call (800) 527-2200.


Explore The Coast

Just beyond Post Ranch is a whole, amazing world, just waiting for you to find. Explore the stunning Big Sur coastline, check out some local attractions, try a new activity, or just wander and discover.

Bixby Bridge on Highway One along the California Coast
Wedding venues in Big Sur, California at Post Ranch Inn


A Celebration Of Romance

It’s almost as if Big Sur was conceived with romance in mind. With its coastal beauty and sense of peace, there’s truly no better place to begin your lives together. Whether you’re getting married or renewing your vows, we’ll work with you to make your wedding dreams come true.


The Art of The Experience

Post Ranch Inn was designed to be a continuation of the coastal beauty that surrounds us. As you explore the property, we encourage you to be on the lookout for sculptures, photography, and architecture that reflect this balance between humans and nature.

The Spirit Nest at Post Ranch Inn in Big Sur, California
The Post Ranch Mercantile in Big Sur, California


Take Home A Piece Of The Ranch

Recreate some Post Ranch magic at home. Stop by The Mercantile to browse an array of clothing, home furnishings, art, dinnerware, and more.

OPEN DAILY 9.00AM – 5.00PM
PHONE: (831) 667-2795

Shop Online

Can’t make it to Big Sur? Our online mercantile features much of what is offered at Post Ranch, and more.