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Hollister, California
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location, as beach across the street, the rooms were decorated nicely, beds very comfortable and they were clean, friendly staff, nice reakfast included too. Loved the fact they had a pool and hot tub.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We checked in around sundown. We could see the ocean from our room. We poured some wine and looked out at the sun going down. This is a charming little hotel. It was very clean and modern, and the pool was heated. It was reasonable and I enjoyed our little sojourn here. I would recommend booking a room in Cambria... More 

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Toronto, ON
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When doing research for where to stay in Cambria, this was the cheapest of all accommodations. Stayed at this hotel after the Labor Day weekend. Checked in late at night and it was easy to find. This hotel was our pit stop for our highway 1 roadtrip from LA to San Francisco. Beds were comfortable. Water pressure is low, but... More 

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New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family stayed at the Castle Inn for a night in October en-route to SF. Very easy to find just of Highway 1 and a simply amazing location along Moonstone Beach. Our room was very spacious and clean, although the bathroom could be a lot bigger for the size of the room. We opted for a second floor no pets... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Callie at the front desk was friendly and welcoming when we arrived late at night. Room was large and clean, no problem getting two queen size beds. We were very happy with our choice in this lovely town.

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Wellington, Florida
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The check-in process was fast and easy and the staff was very nice. The room is a bit small and dated, what I would call "Basic". There is no A/C but a space heater is in the room. The amenities were sufficient and the room was clean and comfy. A very good restaurant is located next door and a free... More 

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Thank Paula S
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We found this place in an impromptu road trip to Cambria, they were the last place with vacancy! It was a very nice surprise. We don't regret staying here one bit! The room was clean and spacious, it smelled and looked clean, the pool and jacuzzi area was very quiet and relaxing, definitely would recommend it to anyone and will... More 

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Wirral
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights on our road trip, located right on the beach with the board walk along Moonstone Drive. Lovely views and sunsets. Two restaurants walking distance away but you need to drive into Cambria for more eating places. Pool towels available from reception and the room we had was bright and airy with a comfortable bed. Would... More 

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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Located on the gorgeous Moonstone Bay about mile outside of Cambria, this inn offers comfortable accommodation. Rooms are comfortable, offering nice view of the sun setting over the ocean. No air con in our room but as we were travelling in October this was not a problem - we just opened the windows. Room was nicely furnished. Free wifi and... More 

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Pleasanton, California
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

My wife and I have always enjoyed the fun, touristy town of Cambria, and especially staying at a motel on Moonstone Beach Dr. This was our first time at the Castle Inn, located right across the street from the ocean and being one of more than a dozen other motels/inns along the road. There is a boardwalk path directly across... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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: $173 - $331 (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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“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
“You can see the ocean from the first floor as well as the second. I think they charge more for the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles He1ena, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
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