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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 20 July 2013

The photos online do not do these little cabins justice! They are just down the road from the rest of the hotel, extremely comfortable and well-appointed, and just across the street from the ocean. During a road trip up the California coast this was the perfect little romantic overnight spot! The jet tub was a fun surprise, as was the...

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Bluefield, West Virginia, United States
Reviewed 18 July 2013

The Garden Gate cottage is truly an escape from reality! Fantastic view of the ocean across the street, incredible amenities to enhance the accomodations, breakfast served every morning, and very helpful staff! A touch of paradise!

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 June 2013

We stayed in the Garden Gate Cottage, which is in the middle of the property for two nights on our honeymoon. The location is amazing and it's hard to imagine a more private room on Moonstone Beach. The room was clean and comfortable and the jacuzzi bath was fantastic. We are still very pleased that we chose the cottage.

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Studio City, California, United States
Reviewed 26 June 2013

My husband and I stayed here in March for our 10th anniversary, and we've decided Cambria is our new special anniversary destination. The town itself is charming, there is wine-tasting, golf & hiking nearby, Hearst Castle and other sights to visit in the area, and at Moonstone Bay the beach is right there in front of you. Especially in Moonstone...

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Bakersfield, California
Reviewed 21 March 2013

Very nice and cozy cottage in Cambria. Pros - location near beautiful Moonstone beach, nice view - comfortable bed - nice attention to details, good coffee, fireplace, nice jacuzzi bathtub - good continental boxed breakfast Cons - cottage is small, not a lot of room for multiple suitcases - water very soft (treated I suppose) and feels slippery on your...

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MarkEads, General Manager at Moonstone Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our cottages. Creating a unique lodging experience for our guests was our goal and what better way than your own freestanding cottage? We strive to provide quality amenities and a comfortable experience. We do have soft water in our hotels and if you are unfamiliar with it, it can feel 'slippery'. While we certainly...

California
Reviewed 29 January 2013

We purchased via a public TV auction. Planned 2 nights in the Seaside Cottage and several more at the inn just down the road -- a family mishap elsewhere forced us to leave, very sadly, after one light at the cottage. The cottage -- we got the one closest to the ocean of the tree available -- offered a comfortable...

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MarkEads, General Manager at Moonstone Cottages, responded to this review

We are pleased you had such a good experience at our cottages. Sorry it was cut short, but very happy our staff made the experience a good one for you. Our goal is to make a comfortable, clean and luxurious experience and to have our guests feel like they have their own private beach house! Thank you so much for...

San Jose, CA
Reviewed 27 December 2012

We were very pleased with the Mariner cottage. We think it is the best of the three. You get an unobtrusive full and beautiful view of the ocean, you are farthest away from the road so it is quiet, and you get to park your car right outside the door! The inside space was ample for two. Comfy and cozy...

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MarkEads, General Manager at Moonstone Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review of the Mariner's cottage. We try to think of everything a guest might need and we really appreciate you sharing your experiences. Black Cat is a great restaurant and we are happy you had a chance to explore the areas around Cambria. There is so much more here than most people discover in a...

Horsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2012

My wife and I stayed here for a night on our honeymoon and frankly, wished we had stayed longer. The room we had was at the front of the roadside, overlooking the ocean. We fell asleep with the sounds of the sea in our ears. The room was spacious and had good facilities - TV, WiFi, Jacuzzi - the hotel...

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MarkEads, General Manager at Moonstone Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the excellent review of Moonstone Cottages, a favorite with honeymooners. The privacy and sense of being in your own world really make it special. We are so pleased to be a small part of that wonderful time in your lives. We wish you well on your married life!

Stockton, CA
Reviewed 14 August 2012

This was our first anniversary getaway without children. Oldest is 11 yo. LOOL The Garden Gate was the perfect, charming cottage. It is much roomier than the pictures and what some reviewers have commented on. We had a wonderful view of the ocean from the front of the cottage. The mini-kitchen is stocked with coffee/teas for the Keurig, microwave and...

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MarkEads, General Manager at Moonstone Cottages, responded to this review

What a lovely review! Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We are honored to be part of your anniversary tradition. Sounds like you really explored the area. Cambria is a charming village and there is a surprising amount of unique shopping here. We look forward to your next visit.

Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 13 August 2012

We stayed at the Mariner Cottage for one night at the beginning of June 2012. The Mariner is the farthest from the ocean, but it still has a nice ocean view. The cottages are very close to each other, 10-15 meters distance, each with a parking space. We arrived after dark. The staff at the reception was very friendly and...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Moonstone Cottages are three private oceanview cottages, nestled in a grove of mature cypress trees located right on Moonstone Beach Drive, steps away from the boardwalk, beach, and tidal pools. These distinctly different cottages offer quiet comfortable lodging and privacy...Perfect for a romantic getaway. Complete with one queen bed, quality linens, and ambient fireplaces and in-room amenities including European blend coffee, Dorothy Prentice bathroom amenities, house-baked cookies, and a picnic breakfast delivered to your door in the morning . Each cottage is equipped with gas fireplaces, refrigerators, microwaves, flat-screened T.V. And DVD player with a view of the ocean. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Moonstone Cottages

Address: 6580 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1810
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
Price Range: $347 - $526 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“I like the front cottage, but all three are nice”
 of 5 bubbles dmbeaster, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Any of the 3 cottages would be great!”
 of 5 bubbles susanhS8371OD, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Be sure to read the guest book in the room (and add your own comment before leaving!) for great tips on what to do in the area.”
 of 5 bubbles TCleese, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Best Sunsets along the Central Coast”
 of 5 bubbles cathyc918, 23 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Seascape Cottage has the best view as it is closest to the ocean”
 of 5 bubbles JimH713, 9 Mar 2015 | Read review
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