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Blue Dolphin Inn

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6470 Moonstone Beach Dr., Cambria, CA 93428
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I stayed here for our anniversary and had a great stay. We have a room on the first floor which gave us an unobstructed view of the ocean and a large shared patio to enjoy sitting outside and just enjoying the view. The bed was excellent and we slept like babies. This is a B&B technically, and... More 

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Woodstock, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed two nights on a coast trip with my adult GrandDaughter,,,her first West Coast visit, Ocean View from our room...very comfortable bedding..excellent bath....morning Continental; Breakfast. Wonderful access to boardwalk along the beach trail for morning run or stroll. Quiet, charming, intimate....GrandDaughter logging this one in as perfect Honeymoon Retreat. Wish our stay could have been longer!

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Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been visiting beautiful Cambria, Ca for 4 years in a row and always stay at the Blue Dolphin. It is a fabulous inn. Clean, comfortable, and friendly. Great breakfast delivered to your room. Ocean sounds and great sunsets add to the charm.

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Wilmette, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a night in a partial ocean view room which was very nice. If we were staying two nights or more we would chose a room on the first floor with private patio. The inn has two small patios for other guests. The box breakfast selection was very good and there was plenty to eat. It was a great... More 

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Chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was very nice with a gas fireplace, coffee area, comfortable bed and view of the ocean! We were very happy with our stay and our accommodation. We will return and recommend to friends visiting the area. The small town of Cambria is a short drive away for nice shops and a couple of great restaurant offerings. The staff... More 

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86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are glad that we decided to extend our travel budget and splurge on a full oceanview room at the Blue Dolphin Inn. It was spacious, sophisticated and beautifully decorated, perfectly clean and very comfortable with a nice, big bathroom, king bed and fireplace. We enjoyed a quiet evening sitting by the bay window listening to the waves (the inn... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our room was pretty nice with a gas fireplace. Bed and pillows were comfortable and if you open the windows, you can hear the waves. We had a partial view; would been really great if we had a full view of the ocean. The room comes with slippers and robes. We are really happy with our accommodation.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This charming hotel has absolutely stunning views of the Pacific and is top notch for amenities. After a long drive down the coast from Monterey, we were so pleased by the posh room. Although our room was not oceanfront, we had a partial view from the sitting area. Open the windows and hear the waves crashing down - so very... More 

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White Plains, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights, so we could spend a full day at Hearst Castle, which is a short drive from the hotel. This place is lovely, great room and bathroom, good service and parking. Across the street from the shore line and a long broadwalk around the coastline. Breakfast is served, picnic style in your room and is very nice... More 

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221 helpful votes 221 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Pleasant welcome and early check-in. Very comfortable bed. No air-con, bathroom small and very hot. Decent coffee, Keurig machine. Plentiful, good quality towels Half hour to main Street, eating ops limited, we were unlucky in our choice, terrible meal - nothing you do with hotel. Breakfast delivered to room. Good quality.

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