A Guide to California's Big Sur

Along the Highway


Lucia (pronounced "loo-SEE-uh") is a small cluster of businesses and services on Highway 1. Lucia Lodge offers ten rustic cabins in three different styles. Its restaurant is open for lunch and dinner. New Camaldoli Hermitage is a community of Camaldolese Benedictine monks. Its entrance road is on Highway 1 about 0.5 mile (0.8km) south of Lucia Lodge. New Camaldoli Hermitage has a visitor center and bookstore.

Activities, Facilities, and Services

Point 16

I have been asked about a place named "Point 16" in the Big Sur region. Here is what little I know:


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Highway 1 at Lucia
Outdoor deck and view at Lucia Lodge Cabins at Lucia Lodge Highway 1 at New Camaldoli Hermitage