Hofsas House Hotel Invites You To Take a Hike!
The Hofsas House Hotel offers the perfect European ambiance for hikers or a hiking club retreat! Within minutes of the hotel, you can experience Big Sur hiking trails ranging from tranquil walks along a coastal waterfall at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park to miles-long ascents through the redwoods and into the rugged wilderness at the Los Padres National Forest. After a day of hiking the Big Sur coastline, relax your tired muscles in the hotel’s heated swimming pool or European dry saunas.
From March 1 thru June 30, 2012 the Hofsas House explores nature with its special Hiking Package. Mention this Hiking Packing when reserving a minimum of two nights and receive a $25 gift certificate to 5th Avenue Deli, the perfect place to get your picnic for the hike. 5th Avenue Deli is located only 2.5 blocks from the hotel. When booking online, indicate HHNature to receive this gift certificate upon arrival. This offer is not valid with any other discounts or promotions.
Hofsas House Hotel is located on San Carlos Street, north of Fourth Avenue in Carmel-by-the-
Below is one of Hofsas House Hotel Owner Carrie Theis favorite popular Big Sur trails and hikes.
Located at Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park this is a perfect hike for anyone from kids to older visitors. The trail includes a walk among the giant redwoods and a visit to a 60 foot high rock waterfall. More adventurous hikers can get a more expansive view from an overlook bench placed for observation and contemplation of the vistas of the Big Sur River gorge.
Pfeiffer Falls/Valley View Trail
• Length: 2.4 miles
• Type: Out & Back/Loop
• Difficulty: Easy/Moderate
• Path: Well groomed
• Elev. Gain: 450 feet
• Parking Fee: Yes
Hofsas House Hotel Background:
Owned and operated by the Theis Family, Hofsas House Hotel is within walking distance of everything Carmel has to offer, including a stunning beach, fine restaurants and shops, and wine tasting. It provides peaceful respite and European charm just minutes from Monterey , Pebble Beach , Big Sur and Pacific Grove . The Hofsas House’s 38 spacious, one-of-a-kind rooms boast European comfort and lovely views, not to mention amenities like fireplaces, private balconies, wet bars, kitchens and patios. Large suites provide the perfect stay for newlyweds and everyone else seeking an extra special getaway. Dutch doors in every room allow guests to welcome in the ocean air, and free WiFi enables them to stay connected — if they want to.
The Hofsas House Hotel family works to ensure every visitor's experience is special, striving to offer the highest quality personal services. Consider the continental breakfast, abundant with fresh French Roast coffee, tea, juice, fruit and pastries from a neighborhood bakery, or the personalized concierge services for guests and their families, including their four-legged family members, who are welcome, as well.
For large groups — wedding parties, company meetings, family reunions and others — Hofsas House Hotel offers a spacious room equipped with a fireplace and full kitchen that can comfortably accommodate 40 people. A heated pool, dry saunas, decks with views and off-street parking are on offer as well.