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Monterey, California
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Such a wonderful place to stay! The Blue Dolphin Inn is the perfect place for a romantic getaway! We stayed two blissful nights in room 210 and had a lovely view of the sea. Our room was spacious and included all the modern conveniences, one would require, to feel welcomed and pampered. The bed was exceptionally comfortable and we were...

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Miami, Florida
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

Recently stopped for an overnight in Cambria during a road trip from San Francisco to San Diego. We were delighted to find a super clean, spacious, top service hotel with fireplace with unobstructed ocean views. We had no reservations and were a little concerned about the "last room". Nothing to fear. The hotel is completely renovated, the service gracious. The...

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Karen_Fyfe, General Manager at Blue Dolphin Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Blue Dolphin Inn. We often hear that guests wish they made it a two day stop. Cambria is a wonderful surprise that is worth exploring. We always love hearing that our staff made you feel welcome and that we will be seeing you again.

Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you are tired of all the rushing around, The Blue Dolphin Inn and the surounding area is a great place to relax, drink/purchase some great wines and look out at the beautiful pacific ocean and the great sunsets!

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NYC
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed one night during our trip from San Fran to LA. Although the room had many great features - small microwave, dorm size refrigerator, and fireplace - it was cramp with hardly enough space to walk around the room. Perhaps it was the weather that day, but the room had musty smell that was rather unpleasant. Ordinarily, I would...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great stay at blue dolphin inn as well as an awesome breakfast the following morning. Was disappointed that our fireplace would not work and the maintenance didn't seem to have an idea how to fix it.. but great views and a great stay encourage us to come back!

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Menifee
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great tune. Room was nice, great customer Service and the breakfast was very thoughtful and yummy. I would definitely recommend this place and will be back on our next vacation. Also recommend going to Huerst Castle

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Huntington Beach, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Moonstone Cottages are our home away from home. They offer peace and tranquility. Seascape cottage is our fav. Breakfast served at your own pace and right to your door. The staff is knowledgeable and deliver great service. Please enjoy the boardwalk right outside your door and don't forget to visit the elephant seals -

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Sherman Oaks
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at the Blue Dolphin Inn many times and it always great to come back. This time I came with a friend to celebrate her birthday over the Presidents Day weekend. The room was very well appointed with a Kerig coffee maker and the complementary breakfast was very tasty.

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Pebble Beach
Reviewed 1 week ago

We plan on visiting again soon. Blue Dolphin Inn is our favorite stop in the Central California area!! Had a great breakfast in the morning. So much to enjoy in the area. Need to come back to finish our great tour.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second stay at the Blue Dolphin and it was simply delightful! The staff are wonderful: friendly, efficient and helpful. One night we forgot to order breakfast for the next morning ( it is complimentary) and the staff left us a cute little note reminding us to do so. When we did late that evening, we still forgot...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you are looking for the perfect place to escape and enjoy everything Cambria and Moonstone Beach have to offer, Blue Dolphin Inn is the ideal place. Tastefully appointed guestrooms providing every detail offer a sophisticated environment in this adult-only property. Blue Dolphin Inn is situated steps from the beach and seaside boardwalk that runs two miles along the coast. Take in the scenic sunsets while sipping a glass of renowned local wine. The six full oceanview specialty rooms feature places in the world where dolphins are found in abundance. The lower full oceanview rooms provide spacious patios to delight in the scenery and coastal breezes. The upper level full oceanview rooms allow unparalleled seascapes. Breakfast is individually prepared from a selection of foods designed to fulfill every appetite. If a celebration of any kind is in order, Blue Dolphin Inn is a perfect place to recognize an accomplishment or milestone. Grab a loved one or meet an old friend for an unforgettable getaway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Dolphin Inn

Address: 6470 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1808
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
Price Range: €156 - €321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Blue Dolphin Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Blue Dolphin Hotel Cambria
Blue Dolphin Cambria
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Cambria
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Cambria
#3 Family Hotel in Cambria
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“Loved listening to the surf all night long!!...Room was exceptional”
 of 5 bubbles E4649MNpatriciab, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Make sure the fireplace is working before you book. It is your only source of heat.”
 of 5 bubbles davidwQ7536TA, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Stay in one of the front cottages so you can enjoy the ocean view sunset from your patio!”
 of 5 bubbles uplandbabs, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I hesitate giving a room tip so that it doesn't become so popular that we can't get it when we want it. If you have a favorite room, book it well in advance. All of the rooms are very well decorated and you can't go wrong with any of them. The six rooms with direct views of the ocean are the best.”
 of 5 bubbles drbrian101, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Although we didn't have an ocean view room, if you can afford the upgrade, you won't be disappointed.”
 of 5 bubbles mntngirl69, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
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