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Welcome to Post Ranch

Post Ranch Inn’s irresistible temptations – rejuvenating spa treatments, savory dining and natural surroundings that invite relaxation – make it one of the best resorts in California. Guests can also enjoy morning yoga, guided hikes or saunters, stargazing with our celestial telescope, whale watching and, not to be missed, complimentary breakfast buffet at Sierra Mar.

Below is a list of services and amenities awaiting you in Big Sur.

Complimentary Offerings

For guests of Post Ranch Inn

GOURMET BUFFET BREAKFAST
Every morning at Sierra Mar from 8:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. for resort guests only.

MORNING YOGA
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday 8:30 a.m.
Begin the day with guided yoga postures, breath work and balancing poses. All levels of experience welcome.

MINDFUL MOVEMENT MEDITATION
Tuesday 8:30 a.m.
Relax into a gentle movement exploration resulting in an effortless and peaceful state of being. You will be verbally guided through a novel sequence of motions that help develop awareness, flexibility and coordination.

GUIDED NATURE WALKS
Monday, Friday and Saturday at 10:00 a.m.
Discover the hidden beauty of Post Ranch on a guided nature hike. Weather permitting.

EDIBLE TOUR OF THE CHEF’S GARDEN
Sundays (4/14, 4/27) and Wednesdays (4/30) in April at 10:30 a.m.
Join our garden manager for a 30 minute tour of our organic culinary garden where you can explore, taste and learn about our unique specialty crops and growing techniques.  A diverse ecosystem full of heirlooms, the vegetables, flowers and herbs are grown for Chef John Cox.  Added option: show up at 10am to visit the beehives and learn about our ecology program.

STAR GAZING
Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
9 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Big Sur has ideal conditions to view celestial objects in the night sky. On clear nights, with the resort’s powerful telescope, the in-house amateur astronomer shares a look at planets, stars, nebulas and more. Weather permitting.

USE OF LEXUS VEHICLES
Lexus is the preferred vehicle at Post Ranch and several are available for guest use. Shuttles are also available to escort guests around the Big Sur area.

WIRELESS INTERNET ACCESS
Stay connected with complimentary wireless Internet access throughout Post Ranch and in your guestroom.

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Pools and Fitness Amenities

Post Ranch offers two cliff-top hot basking spas and one swimming pool.

TWO HEATED INFINITY SPAS
Our two infinity Jade and Meditation Spas offer expansive views that meld sea and sky. Kept at a constant 104 degrees, they provide a rejuvenating place where the panoramic natural beauty of Big Sur warms body and soul.

HEATED SWIMMING POOL
Located on a serene and sunny knoll our heated lap pool is perfect for a refreshing swim or a relaxing poolside sunbath.

FITNESS CENTER
The fitness room offers aerobic and weight-training equipment and stair-climbing machines. Open daily from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

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Discover The Ranch


SIERRA MAR
Enjoy award-winning cuisine and breathtaking ocean views at Sierra Mar, the epitome of fine dining in Big Sur.

SPA AT POST RANCH
The full-service spa offers a wealth of rejuvenating massages and treatments in a peaceful, serene setting, or in the privacy of your room.

THE MERCANTILE
The Mercantile offers a broad array of gifts and products, allowing you to take a piece of Post Ranch home with you.

THE LIBRARY
The library offers books, games, a television and complimentary use of a computer and printer.

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