Fernwood Resort offers rustic accommodation in Big Sur. The motel has a sun terrace and mountain views. Guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant or a drink at the bar. Free private parking is available on site.

Forest views are available from the guest rooms. Select rooms offer a fireplace. There are no phones, TV, or mini fridges in the room. Rooms are rustic and often boast forest views.

There is a cash machine, a shared lounge, gift shop, and shops at the property. Table tennis is also available on the property's back deck.

The bar and grill offers a family-friendly atmosphere with a full American menu. Live music is available on the weekends.

Monterey is 24.2 miles from Fernwood Resort, while Carmel is 21.7 miles from the property.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

Fernwood Resort has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 12 Apr 2017.

ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM machine on site.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.8)

Free private parking available on-site


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4 reasons to choose Fernwood Resort

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speak English
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Hello, i'm planning for a bicycle trip from SF to LA it was supposed to be in march but i had toi cancel it because of this situation. now i'm think...
    Hello, Unfortunately, do not plan on staying in Big Sur, anytime before 6/15/20. I don't see the S.I.P. order being lifted before then.
    Answered on 29 May 2020
  • Is there a refrigerator?
    Sorry, no refrigerator
    Answered on 28 October 2019
  • Does the deluxe double room mean it has only a double size bed? And does it have the private hot tub like in the picture?
    the deluxe double room has a queen bed, bathroom with a shower, a propane gas fireplace and private hot tub on the back deck.
    Answered on 30 October 2019
  • Are there private bathrooms in the room?
    Yes, each motel room has its own private bathroom with shower
    Answered on 30 October 2019
  • Do your laundry services run off quarters?
    Yes, the washers and dryers are coin op.
    Answered on 4 August 2022
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Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
Great location - show map
1 restaurant on site

    Fernwood Grill

    Cuisine: American

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner

Facilities of Fernwood Resort
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Live music/performance
  • Nightclub/DJ
  • Hiking
  • Karaoke
  • Table tennis
  • Fishing
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Kid meals Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
No internet access available.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • ATM/cash machine on site
  • Laundry Additional charge
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Minimarket on site
  • Designated smoking area
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules Fernwood Resort takes special requests - add in the next step!


15:00 - 22:00


09:00 - 11:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 18 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Fernwood Resort accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property can only accept bookings from essential workers/permitted travellers, during dates where such guidelines exist. Reasonable evidence must be provided on arrival. If it isn't provided, your booking will be cancelled on arrival.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Fernwood Grill is closed from Wed 19 Jan 2022 until Thu 03 Feb 2022

FAQs about Fernwood Resort

  • Fernwood Resort offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Table tennis
    • Fishing
    • Karaoke
    • Live music/performance
    • Nightclub/DJ
    • Live sport events (broadcast)

  • Room options at Fernwood Resort include:

    • Double
    • Quadruple

  • Yes, Fernwood Resort is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Fernwood Resort is 1 miles from the centre of Big Sur.

  • Check-in at Fernwood Resort is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Fernwood Resort by:

    • Car 2h

  • Fernwood Resort has 1 restaurant:

    • Fernwood Grill

  • The prices at Fernwood Resort may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.