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Pomona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrival however courtesy and kindness is required when dealing with customers/ guests. Left a terrible taste in my mouth and will be a factor in my next booking. We travel to Cambria often at least 3 times per year with at least a 3 night minimum.

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Union City
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here for a quick getaway on our way to Santa Barbara. The amenities at this place for the price were just amazing - jacuzzi, fireplace in rooms, cookies and coffee, free breakfast, etc!! The staff was all very friendly and we got upgraded to a sea-view room. Couldn't be better !

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Fresno
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were really ready for relaxation, we had seen Sea Otter Inn many times but had not stayed there, the rooms are charming with a fireplace and a small private patio were you can sit relax with bottle of wine and just listen to the ocean. But I must say having breakfast delivered to our room in...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sea Otter Inn is perfectly fine, but not great. Moonstone drive, beautiful, of course, but this actual property doesn't offer much to celebrate. Staff is perfectly nice and attentive - no issue there. But, somehow this spot just doesn't leave you with a feeling of anything special - and special is a big part of why you go and stay...

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San Jose
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love driving to Cambria and staying at Sea Otter for the great location across Moonstone beach and great rates! The rooms are clean and spacious and parking is convenient close to rooms. We Enjoyed the breakfast basket delivered to our room! Friendly and helpful staff!

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Santa Clarita, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a Great location. Friendly & Informative Staff. Upon arrival your given a map of the town, it's restaurants & shops. Easy access to the beach trails right across the street within walking distance. The best view for sunsets & sunrises. Breakfast was delivered in a picnic basket to your room each morning. You will not be disappointed.

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Turlock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So I wasn't excited that we were staying "a 7 minute drive from downtown ". But it was sooooo easy. And we were on the water! What a plus when we checked in and found freshly baked cookies and coffee waiting for us in the lobby. We knew that continental breakfast was offered but didn't realize that we would be...

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Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We'd stayed here before and had a very nice ocean front room. So we booked another ocean front room this trip but this room wasn't as nice, amenities seemed less. The king bed is very comfortable and the fireplace is nice but windows were very dirty after a rain and hampered the ocean view which is what one pays extra...

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Jessica L, General Manager at Sea Otter Inn, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for your feedback. Since your last visit we have painted all of our rooms and installed new carpet. We also remodeled all of our bathrooms at the beginning of this year. The amenities in all of our rooms are the same, mini-fridge, microwave, fireplace, coffeemaker, etc. The ocean view rooms all come with reserved seating as well....

Sahuarita, Arizona, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice, I would stay here again. Great location, nice town, friendly and helpful staff. If you travel the PCH, which is beautiful, this is a great place to stop. Right on the coast, with great views!

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Salinas
Reviewed 12 December 2016

My husband and I enjoyed our stay in a comfortable room with patio. We took walks on the Boardwalk across the road from the Inn and had Clam Chowder at a nearby Grill while it rained outside. We shopped in some of the shops in Cambria and had dinner in our favorite Restaurant.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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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)
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 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. ... more   less 

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Address: 6656 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1812
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
Price Range: €113 - €233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sea Otter Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Sea Otter Hotel Cambria
Hotel Style:
#8 Family Hotel in Cambria
#9 Romantic Hotel in Cambria
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“The ones nearest the road might have an ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles Tiger8050, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms in the back of the property might have less road noise”
 of 5 bubbles DrSandraB, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rm. 126 is full ocean view; road noise is OK. The rear units near the pool are near Hwy 1.”
 of 5 bubbles NormG838, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I stayed in a room that faced the parking lot, but I could hear the ocean, and it was very quiet. There are a couple of ocean facing rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 644karinw, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I like the room near the road rather than the swimming pool. Just love opening my window and hearing the surf.”
 of 5 bubbles SunshineInWA, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
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