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San Diego, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at Castle Inn on Feb 5, 2017 during a pleasure trip to Cambria. We found the Castle Inn to be clean and located convenient to Hearst Castle. The staff was friendly and helpful with dinner suggestions. We walked across the street to watch the waves crash the beach. Very spectacular.

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Shaver Lake, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our room was clean. Employees very nice. Bathroom small, with no vanity to put some items. Did like the fireplace. The bed was comfortable. Did not like the "motel" atmosphere where everyone walks right in front of your room to get to their room. We asked for ocean view. It was quite a distance, and a tree blocked some of...

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Los Angeles
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in this hotel several times over the years and enjoyed it each time. The pros: The best of all is the location right on the scenic coast. Very friendly staff. There is a small pool and a hot tub. There is a continental breakfast included. The cons: The rooms are basic, have a bit of a musty smell....

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff was very friendly, telling us all about the restaurants and the area. It was foggy and a bit cold, but the beach was a couple feet away. It was beautiful. The room was cleaning, simple and comfortable overall. Very small bathroom, for those needing space. It was a bit expensive though, even considering the location.

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Australia
Reviewed 17 January 2017

My husband and I stopped off for one night, driving between Monterey and Santa Monica. We were in room 2, upstairs at the front - so had a lovely view to the Ocean. The room was clean, and had everything we needed for one night. We had breakfast in the small dining room, and from memory it was good (can't...

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Fresno, California
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Very clean, updated well staffed, that were very quick to help in any way that I asked. Visited on cold, Rainy January day to find Heated Pool and a Very Hot Tub ( great Big fluffy towels provide for Hot Tub, in lobby) Right across the street from the ocean. Stayed two nights..Great Breakfast provided.

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Los Angeles
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We arrived in Cambria without reservations and most hotels were full. We were pleasantly surprised with our accommodations at the Castle Inn. Our second story room was very clean, comfortable, and simply furnished. We had a nice ocean view, as the motel is conveniently located across the street from Moonstone Beach. The staff were friendly and helpful.

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La Crescenta, California
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Enjoyed a ground floor room with a nice enough view through the parking lot. Helpful staff at checkin. Room clean and on the larger side compared to some other locations along Moonstone. I will say my only real gripe would be that the shower head height is a tad on the short side.

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La Habra
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Great location, across the street from the boardwalk and beach. Walking distance to a very nice place to eat. The room was very nice and well kept. The bed was very comfortable. Because we are seniors the breakfast was just right. Short distance to town and all the shops. We are looking forward to staying at the Castle INN again.

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California
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I love staying on Moonstone Beach when I head up to Paso Robles for wine club events. Love this place. Excellent value in comparison to other hotels in this area and it is an easy drive over the 46 west and wineries

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
It was one of the very first motels built along the Cambria coast when cattle still roamed on Moonstone Beach Drive. The property boasts one of the best geographical locations on the beach. Right in front of the lodge are amazing tide pools to discover sealife, gorgeous lookouts, Leffingwell Landing Park and a wide-open beach upon which to stroll. The grounds at the Inn are broad and situated with comfortable sitting areas for enjoyable ocean viewing and people-watching. All of the guestrooms offer views of the ocean, but the upstairs rooms provide an excellent vantage point to watch the daily sunsets. The rooms at Castle Inn are simple but more than adequate to provide a wonderful stay at the beach. It is our intention to make the property one of the best values along Moonstone Beach and a great option for families. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castle Inn

Address: 6620 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1812
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
Price Range: ₹ 8,044 - ₹ 18,166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Castle Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Castle Inn By The Sea Hotel Cambria
Castle Hotel Cambria
Castle Motel Cambria
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Cambria
#8 Romantic Hotel in Cambria
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“We had a downstairs, very close to Breakfast Room.”
 of 5 bubbles K2704VXrobertg, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try for a second floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles 270benniep, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Great view of the ocean with an upgraded room. ”
 of 5 bubbles yvonlee, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No mircrowave”
 of 5 bubbles kimberlyl204, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were in room 8 and it was nice. The water pressure was on and off.”
 of 5 bubbles laffing2016, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
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