Ragged Point Inn and Resort
Overview & General Information
Ragged Point Inn, halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco, is
the perfect place for a magical get-away.
Whether you're winding your way up California's beautiful Big Sur Coast,
kicking back after a busy day of Hearst Castle tours, or just escaping
the hustle-and-bustle of your workaday world, Ragged Point offers the
rejuvenation and recharge you deserve.
If you have a bit of time to relax, stay a night or more in our hotel,
enjoy your meals at our gourmet restaurant, enjoy the craftsmanship of
local artisans in our shops, and maybe even wind your way down our waterfall-graced
trail that drops 400 foot to your own private beach.
Located just off of California's scenic Highway 1, 15 miles North of
San Simeon, we offer the following services:
Point Inn and Resort History
In the 1950's, Wiley Ramey and
his wife, Mildred, were entranced by Ragged
Point's rugged natural beauty while visiting the Central Coast. This magical
area, which was once part of the huge Hearst Ranch, immediately found a place
in their hearts. Finally, in 1961, they persuaded carnival owner, Monte Young,
to sell them his rustic outpost, which consisted of two gas pumps, a couple of
travel trailers, and a snack shack that sported a neon "EAT" sign.
Since that time, the Point has
been a labor of love for three generations of the Ramey family, as
they've gradually added every amenity to make Ragged Point the premier
resort on the south Big Sur coast and the perfect spot for your next