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San Simeon Pines Resort

7200 Moonstone Beach Dr., Cambria, CA
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Aiken, South Carolina
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49 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here when I was little the place has not changed at all. Great stay though rooms are exceptionally clean and staff is friendly. Resort is right across the street from Moonstone Beach. Walking and jogging available. Restaurant at least one nearby the Moonstone Beach Bar and Grill is just down the road. Walking distance for most. A golf course... More 

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Thank Hikerdude79
CambriaCypress, Guest Relations Manager at San Simeon Pines Resort, responded to this review

So glad you came back! We do pride ourselves on our clean rooms and well-kept grounds....fancy rooms we are not. At this time, our rates remain the same all year - meaning that we don't raise them in the summer or for holidays like many of the other lodging facilities. So we hope you return again in the summer! More 

Cambria, California
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are motel-like rooms and bigger rooms with fireplaces. Lots of choices in a reasonable (for Cambria) price range. Everything is clean and well done. People are very friendly and helpful. Breakfast is fine.

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Thank smef2013
CambriaCypress, Guest Relations Manager at San Simeon Pines Resort, responded to this review

We appreciate your review and are so pleased you enjoyed our facility. We do hope you come back soon! More 

Brazil
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84 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

San Simeon Pines Resort is a rustic motel on the north end of Moonstone beach in Cambria. It is a large property settled among many pine trees. On the outside is seems a campground but once you enter the reception you are impressed by a fireplace, complimentary coffee and by warm attention of the personnel. Technically it does not have... More 

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Thank Murilo
CambriaCypress, Guest Relations Manager at San Simeon Pines Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review! We really appreciate your praises and are so very glad you enjoyed your stay here at San Simeon Pines! We hope you return soon! Happy Holidays! More 

Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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28 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

Good room, good breakfast. Located just off the highway (but no noise - it's sufficiently far away), the first property on a road with a long line of hotels No restaurants within walking distance, need to drive into Cambria for grub. We only stayed one night, and had no complaints during that time. Verdict - Good stay, not worth the... More 

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2 Thank Prakash_J_01
CambriaCypress, Guest Relations Manager at San Simeon Pines Resort, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay in May....sorry you felt our rates too high....we are actually one of the most reasonably priced lodgings on Moonstone Beach Drive... Thank you for taking the time to write your review! More 

Upland, CA
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40 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

This is a great little place across from Moonstone Beach. The property has a lovely camp-like rustic feel with shuffleboard, croquet and a pool and card room. We have stayed here several times over the last 5 years and love it each time! It is spotlessly clean and comfortable. Could it use some updating? Yes, it could, the decor is... More 

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CambriaCypress, Guest Relations Manager at San Simeon Pines Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for such a terrific review! We appreciate your comments on our facility and our rates! Not everyone is aware of the increase in weekend rates elsewhere. We look forward to your next visit! More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

Not fancy at all, but very homey. I loved the fireplace in the room and the location. It could use updated carpet as that was very worn, and had burn marks from assumed carelessness by previous visitors. All in all the staff was warm and the room comfortable.

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1 Thank jeanine-marie
CambriaCypress, Guest Relations Manager at San Simeon Pines Resort, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay at San Simeon Pines! Thank you for the very nice review and hope to see you back here soon! More 

in anaheim
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

Loved it here, our room was very nice and very clean. The staff was very friendly. We had a nice flat screen tv, with a great selection of channels. The gentleman who ran the morning breakfast was so pleasant and we really appreciated the coffee and toast! It is a great location right across the street from moonstone beach, and... More 

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1 Thank inanaheimjellybean
CambriaCypress, Guest Relations Manager at San Simeon Pines Resort, responded to this review

And Thank You for the wonderful review! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay here and your visit to lovely Cambria! Hope to see you soon! More 

Friant, California
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

I stayed in an upstair room # 62 with a lovely view and a cozy wood burning fireplace. Believe it or not I used the fireplace every night, the evenings cool temperatures were perfect for a fire. We were there in July. No problem booking a room if you reserve week days rather than weekends. Very strict on smoking and... More 

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1 Thank Gay M
CambriaCypress, Guest Relations Manager at San Simeon Pines Resort, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay here, at San Simeon Pines, AND that you appreciate our cute town! We look forward to your return and thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review! More 

Munich, Germany
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60 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

The hotel is in a very nice place with an own entrance to the beach. The service is very good and the people are vey friendly. But it is very outdated with no a/c, no Wifi in some rooms, holes in the linen and pretty much loved furniture. Also the breakfast is not what you would expect for the price... More 

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1 Thank UweD
CambriaCypress, Guest Relations Manager at San Simeon Pines Resort, responded to this review

We are pleased that you liked the facility overall and that our staff treated you well. To address some of your concerns: most places in Cambria do not have A/C as it is usually not warmer than 68 degrees here, even in the summer. Once in a while we get a hot streak, which is what we are experiencing this... More 

Bellflower, California
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20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Our room was very clean and had a refrigerator. The pool was also clean (a bit chilly, but, hey,it's Cambria, not the tropics). A great location, literally steps from the state park, where there are trails and cliffs with benches to watch the sunset. A short walk to Moonstone Beach. Very friendly staff. An old fashioned motel type establishment. We... More 

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1 Thank TheMomfromCali
CambriaCypress, Guest Relations Manager at San Simeon Pines Resort, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay at San Simeon Pines as well as your visit to Cambria! We appreciate the very "nice" review and hope to see you back with us soon! More 

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