25. Post Ranch Inn, Big Sur, USA

Ranked #25 in our countdown of the 100 Best Hotels and Resorts in the World.

Teetering precariously along the rocky cliff edging the legendary Highway 1, the Post Ranch Inn has breathtaking vistas of the sometimes glittering, sometimes ethereally misty Pacific Ocean.

The menu is inventive and modern – think miso marinated lamb.

Wood fires in winter, an ocean-view infinity pool in summer and a list of exceptional spa treatments year-round. 

Size 39 guest rooms

Hotels.com genuine guest score 4.9/5

Hotels.com genuine guest review “The location is epic, the food fantastic, and the service perfect. It is classy, quaint, elegant.”

Did you know Bill Post, third-generation rancher, sealed the deal turning the ranch into a luxury resort with a shot of Jack Daniel’s.



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