Mission Ranch, Carmel, CA-a dairy ranch in the 1850s, the renovated bunkhouses and barn today offer quaint, period-style rooms, overlooking Carmel River Beach (not all rooms have ocean views). The marshy cove at the property’s edge is a haven for wildlife. Six tennis courts, and the fitness center overlook the cove. The Restaurant at Mission Ranch and surrounding patio offer the best view of the cove. $150
Big Sur, CA - Post Ranch Inn. Morning yoga, guided nature walks, and stargazing with an astronomer are just a few of the activities offered at this 100-acre resort. Perched atop the bluffs of Big Sur, 30 ocean- and mountain-view suites offer an ideal escape. Guests dine on organic and seasonal cuisine at the award-winning Sierra Mar restaurant, overlooking the Pacific.
Carmel by the Sea on the Monterey Peninsula has a unique style and was great stop on our journey down the Pacific Coast Highway http://voyagebookers.com/carmel-ca-hotels/ #carmel # pacific_coast_highway