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6656 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1812 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews picnic basket across the street great location moonstone beach pastries breakfast basket hearst castle private patio breakfast delivered local bakery pool and jacuzzi cookies a nice touch hard boiled eggs adirondack chairs elephant seals watch the sunset
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Reviewed yesterday

Staff were great and very friendly and helpful with recommendations. Hotel was nicely situated across the road from the beach, which is a lovely place to explore in the morning. Only real negative was that the breakfast burrito wasn't that nice, but no complaints with...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

We loved the Sea Otter Inn. It is a lovely place, located literally across from the beach (magnificent sunrises and sunsets !). The pool and spa are is basic but very enjoyable (taking a late-night jacuzzi under the stars is a must). The Sea Otter...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This little inn is probably 50 years old and once had a monniker including the words “motor court” or “motel”. If you stay here you will be amazed at how the owners converted a potentially undesirable property into an attractive, current & inviting place to...More

Thank Ken K
Reviewed 3 days ago

this motel along the Coastal Highway in Cambria was the cutest, quaintest, we've ever seen (and we've been traveling 40 years together) Chairs outside across from the ocean, firepits with comfy pillows ans seats near the parking lot and CLEAN rooms! You can walk to...More

Thank Pamelajune11
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a wonderful expertat the sea otter inn. We received a complimentary upgrade which gave us ocean views and our own spot to watch the sunset! Breakfast was delicious and plenty of items on offer in main reception. Great stay!

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Description
Sea Otter Inn is located on Cambria's famous Moonstone Beach Drive just across from the Moonstone Beach boardwalk. A family-owned property, this charming country-style inn features 25 cozy fireplace More accommodations ranging from traditional hotel rooms to family suites and ocean-view rooms. A year-round outdoor heated pool and spa complete the getaway ambiance. All guests receive complimentary Wi-Fi, HBO, and continental breakfast. Minutes from Hearst Castle and local wineries, Sea Otter Inn is the perfect home base for exploring California's Central Coast. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
25
Price range
US$ 172 - US$ 301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sea Otter Hotel Cambria
Location
United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
25
Price range
US$ 172 - US$ 301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sea Otter Hotel Cambria
Location
United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
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Room & Suite (238)
Pool & Beach (44)
Dining (5)
Amenities (1)
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james_4690
31 July 2018|
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Response from James D | Reviewed this property |
Usually by 7 a.m.
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Anetrgrs
31 July 2016|
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Response from 437Joan_K | Reviewed this property |
I believe there are maybe at the most 10 units on the whole property. Besides the pool area which is not really big the parking lot would be your only other area to gather.
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"The rooms in front have ocean views and are larger, but probably get more street noise."
G3555OFsteveh
2 weeks ago
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"Try not to be right next to the fire pits unless you want to hear everything they say as you will most..."
FrancesS25
8 Sep 2018
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"Pick an end room at the front of the inn for less noise and reserved Adirondack chairs to sit and watch the..."
222rutht
6 Aug 2018
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"Ask to stay away from the fire pits. Also rooms at the back of the inn are near the pool and hot tub and..."
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1 Aug 2018
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