Vacation Rentals in Big Sur

Vacation Rentals in Big Sur

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Popular Vacation Rentals in Big Sur

Vacation rental for 4 people, with hot tub and pool as well as yard, kid friendly in Big Sur
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$138
per night
Vacation rental for 4 people, with hot tub and pool as well as yard, kid friendly
4 pers.1 bedroom344ft²0.9mi to the beach
4.1
(1794 reviews)
Vacation rental for 10 people in Big Sur
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$276
per night
Vacation rental for 10 people
10 pers.3 bedrooms
4.9
(15 reviews)
Vacation rental for 14 people, with pool and hot tub as well as terrace, kid friendly in Big Sur
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$585
per night
Vacation rental for 14 people, with pool and hot tub as well as terrace, kid friendly
14 pers.5 bedrooms5,339ft²
4.6
(20 reviews)
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Vacation rental for 2 people, with view and yard in Big Sur
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$150
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with view and yard
2 pers.1 bedroom
FREE cancellation
4.8
(221 reviews)
Vacation rental for 2 people, with view and yard in Big Sur
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$197
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with view and yard
2 pers.1 bedroom194ft²1.8mi to the beach
FREE cancellation
4.6
(146 reviews)
Vacation rental for 2 people, with view and yard in Big Sur
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$98
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with view and yard
2 pers.1 bedroom
FREE cancellation
4.7
(314 reviews)
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Vacation Rentals in Big Sur

Vacation rental for 4 people, with ocean view in Big Sur
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$1,100
per night
Vacation rental for 4 people, with ocean view
4 pers.1 bedroom0.8mi to the beach
Vacation rental for 2 people, with yard and view in Big Sur
from
$317
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with yard and view
2 pers.1 bedroom592ft²
FREE cancellation
4.6
(82 reviews)
Vacation rental for 2 people, with pool and sauna as well as yard, with pets in Big Sur
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$204
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with pool and sauna as well as yard, with pets
2 pers.1 bedroom4.5mi to the beach
4.5
(461 reviews)
Vacation rental for 3 people, with yard and hot tub as well as pool, kid friendly in Big Sur
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$233
per night
Vacation rental for 3 people, with yard and hot tub as well as pool, kid friendly
3 pers.1 bedroom
4.5
(158 reviews)
Vacation rental for 12 people, with view and yard as well as pool in Big Sur
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$1,143
per night
Vacation rental for 12 people, with view and yard as well as pool
12 pers.5 bedrooms
5.0
(20 reviews)
Vacation rental for 4 people, with yard, with pets in Big Sur
from
$69
per night
Vacation rental for 4 people, with yard, with pets
4 pers.1 bedroom1mi to the beach
FREE cancellation
3.9
(2209 reviews)
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Pet-friendly Vacation Rentals

Vacation rental for 2 people, with hot tub, kid friendly in Big Sur
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$80
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with hot tub, kid friendly
2 pers.1 bedroom291ft²700yd to the beach
FREE cancellation
4.3
(1027 reviews)
Vacation rental for 2 people, with yard and view, with pets in Big Sur
from
$119
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with yard and view, with pets
2 pers.1 bedroom226ft²0.8mi to the beach
4.4
(573 reviews)
Vacation rental for 2 people, with yard, kid friendly in Big Sur
from
$168
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with yard, kid friendly
2 pers.1 bedroom398ft²650yd to the beach
FREE cancellation
4.1
(416 reviews)
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Vacation Rentals with Pool

Vacation rental for 4 people, with yard and view as well as pool in Big Sur
from
$95
per night
Vacation rental for 4 people, with yard and view as well as pool
4 pers.1 bedroom
4.3
(958 reviews)
Vacation rental for 4 people, with pool and hot tub as well as terrace in Big Sur
from
$81
per night
Vacation rental for 4 people, with pool and hot tub as well as terrace
4 pers.1 bedroom0.8mi to the beach
3.9
(529 reviews)
Vacation rental for 5 people, with pool and hot tub as well as terrace in Big Sur
from
$139
per night
Vacation rental for 5 people, with pool and hot tub as well as terrace
5 pers.1 bedroom1.8mi to the beach
4.5
(3273 reviews)
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Vacation Rentals with Internet

Vacation rental for 2 people, with view and yard, with pets in Big Sur
from
$315
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with view and yard, with pets
2 pers.1 bedroom398ft²0.6mi to the beach
FREE cancellation
4.6
(69 reviews)
Vacation rental for 4 people, kid friendly in Big Sur
from
$87
per night
Vacation rental for 4 people, kid friendly
4 pers.1 bedroom323ft²1.6mi to the beach
4.3
(1609 reviews)
Vacation rental for 2 people, with hot tub and yard in Big Sur
from
$241
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with hot tub and yard
2 pers.1 bedroom248ft²1.8mi to the beach
4.7
(165 reviews)
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Highlights Big Sur

  • Carmel River State Beach
  • Hike and Fish in Big Sur State Park
  • Travel along 17-mile drive
  • Los Padres National Forest
  • Take photos at Bixby Creek Bridge
  • Henry Miller Memorial Library

Most popular in Big Sur

Pool 18
Internet 73
Pets allowed 16
Balcony/Terrace 40
TV 69
Air conditioning 30

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Prices and availability

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$685
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Availabilities

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Vacation Rentals in Big Sur

Rent a Fully-equipped Vacation House in Big Sur

Big Sur is one of America's prime vacation spots and cabins, cottages, condos, apartments and B&B holiday rentals are plentiful. Visitors can choose wooden homes at the sea or modern lock-up-and-go apartments. Homes and resorts are usually close to beaches and view sites.

Conveniently Located Seaside Cabins and Apartments

Many cabins, cottages and apartments in Big Sur are located close to mountain view sites, ocean view sites and beaches that you can walk to. There are numerous vacation rentals available within the Big Sur state park, in Carmel-by-the-Sea, at the Big Sur Inn, San Simeon and along the Big Sur River.

Holiday In Big Sur

Orientation

One of California's most beautiful destinations

Big Sur is a maritime region in California. It is located between the iconic cities of San Francisco and San Jose. To the south, you will find {{Los Angeles}{ID}} and Long Beach. Most of the Big Sur State Park hugs the coastline and features beautiful ocean views, beaches and mountain slopes.

Getting to Know Big Sur

Most of the Big Sur coastline lies in Central California. Highway 1 runs all along the coast. The park's boundaries follow the rugged Californian coast along the Pacific Ocean. It is situated near the Santa Lucia Mountains. Cone Peak is a notable Big Sur landmark and one of the tallest in the USA.

How to Reach Big Sur

The Big Sur Valley is located in Monterey County, approximately twenty-six miles south of Carmel. The valley is encircled by the Los Padres National Forest and Ventana Wilderness Area. Visitors can reach Big Sur via Monterey, San Jose, San Francisco and Oakland Airports.

Activities

A great destination for Ocean Enthusiasts

Big Sur is a prime spot for maritime activities. It is ideal for those that want to SCUBA dive, jet-ski, rent a boat, take cruises, surf or sailboard. You can go whale and dolphin watching, snorkelling and kayaking. Avid surfers will find excellent waves for all levels.

A Pristine Hiking Area

You will be pleasantly surprised by the beautiful hikes and walks in this pristine wilderness area. The McWay Waterfall Trail, Ewoldson Trail and Pfeiffer Falls Trail are great ways to see the forest and wilderness up close and learn more about the trees, flowers and animals that live in the area.

Heaven for Stressed-Out Travellers

Big Sur is a great place to relax on the beach and do nothing, visit a spa, sit on a mountain top and think or laze in a hammock for the day. The wildness of the area is a very healing aspect of Big Sur.

„The name "Big Sur" is derived from the area's original name, as listed on old maps and records. The area was once an unexplored wilderness, known as El Sur Grande or "The Big South' which was adapted to "Big Sur" once more formal maps were created.“

Top 5 Things to Do in Big Sur

1.Hiking in Big Sur State Park

There are numerous trails to enjoy in the area, offering beautiful views of the coastline and ocean. Trails offer walks and hikes for all levels, from gentle strolls to more advanced hikes.

2. Travel Along 17 Mile Drive

This scenic drive winds along the Pebble Beach area and then continues through Pacific Grove along the peninsula. It provides breath taking views of the Pacific coastline. From this road you can view Bird Rock, Lone Cypress and the Del Monte Forest as well as local golfing spots, towering mansions and forests.

3.Walk Through Los Padres National Forest

This beautiful area stretches over 1.7 million acres along the Monterey coastline. You can drive through the area and experience excellent views with photo opportunities, view sites and stops for picnics or walk and hike some of the trails in the forest.

4.Visit the Henry Miller Memorial Library

Famous author Henry Miller made his home in Big Sur and the memorial library features his important works. It also hosts events from May to October including the Big Sur International Short Film Screening and live performances from bands like the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

5.Take Photos of Bixby Creek Bridge

The graceful architecture of the bridge and beauty of the surrounding landscape makes it a popular place to take photos. Opened in 1932, the Bixby Bridge is 218 meters long and built over a steep canyon.

Useful Information

Music Concerts and Events

The area is host to several music concerts and events all year round, so not only can you enjoy relaxing days, you can also sit back and enjoy some wine while you listen to your favorite music artists as the sun sets over the mountains.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Big Sur

How much do you pay, on average, for vacation rentals in Big Sur?

We can see from our data that Big Sur has an average price of $460.84 per night, a relatively high one under the destinations in the USA.

When are vacation rentals cheaper in Big Sur?

After analyzing our data from last year, the months that hurt your pocket the least in Big Sur are November, December and February, with average prices of $430.28, $435.85, and $437.81, respectively.

When are vacation rentals more expensive in Big Sur?

Analyzing the data from 2020, we found that costs per night for accommodation here are usually higher, on average, during the months of August ($503.04), September ($494.66), and January ($480.6).

Is it necessary to plan a trip to Big Sur well in advance?

If you decide to put Big Sur on your bucket list, we recommend planning your vacation ahead of time because it is usually very high in demand, with an annual average of 85% of rentals booked in the year 2020.

When are more vacation rentals available?

The months that offer the most accommodation options are, on average, April (with an availability of 33%), January (31%), and May (27.2%), according to the trends observed in 2020.

When will it be harder to find an available vacation rental in Big Sur?

According to data from 2020, the months with the fewest housing options available in Big Sur are, in order, October (with 5.2% of available rentals), August (5.4%), and November (5.5%).

How many rentals are there in Big Sur?

Holidu has around 1100 properties in Big Sur, provided by 6 different partners.

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