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Sea Otter Inn

3.0 of 5 6656 Moonstone Beach Drive, Cambria, CA 93428
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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bay area, ca
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I just came back from Cambria and had an excellent stay at this hotel. Clean rooms, excellent location and good customer service. The trail is right in front of the hotel and offers good breakfast like muffins, eggs, organic coffee and tea. I would definitely come back here.

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Benicia, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found a great deal on TravelZoo, and immediately booked for the following week when the weather forecast was favorable. The entire strip of Moonstone Beach motels look similar, but I cannot imagine finding a better value. The room was immaculate, spacious, and comfortable. The location can't be beat, with the ocean and boardwalk path just across the street and... More 

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Newhall, California
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent one night here, having spent nights in other hotels along Moonstone Beach in earlier years. While this is an older hotel the rooms are well-equipped with a flat screen tv and wifi. The room was large and very clean. The only thing they need to do to bring it up to date it to add more electrical outlets... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On the ocean front in charming Cambria. Beautiful board walked trail and tide pools across the street. Quaint shops, several walkable and short drivable sea food restaurants and very relaxed atmosphere. Close to amazing wine trail and other great little towns. Plenty to do or not

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Henderson, Nevada
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9 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What more can you ask for - gracious employees - down home feel to the room. Wonderful bedding - go the extra mile with amenities for being a small little hotel. Microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, fireplace and flat screen TV. Even the breakfast set up (which you would never imagine could be possible) in their small office area - but... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

We drove to Cambria from LA on our way to San Francisco, as we got closer a thick fog appeared and we were struggling to find where to stop until we came across the coastal road with its abundance of inns. Free wifi was advertised which was pretty vital for us so we pulled in and got a room. The... More 

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Ventura
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We stayed here 1 night, the room was clean & well appointed, with a flat screen, fireplace, writing desk and a reasonably comfortable bed. It's close to everything, great restaurants in Cambria, Hearst Castle, etc. You can hear the ocean at night and the Inn was quiet too. There is a pool & Jacuzzi, but we didn't use those. The... More 

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Newbury Park
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The location of this hotel belies the low price. It is right across the street from the boardwalk pf Moonstone Beach. The rooms are clean, however we had some issues with some creepy beetles at which the management simply shrugged. Mind you, these are not bedbugs are anything nearly so dire, but we must have killed a dozen of them... More 

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Beaumont, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

veryclean room dog friendly right on moonstone beach road very reasonable rates the thing I say is the beds were too soft and both my husband and I have bad backs so the bed is really important would stay again

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Lancaster, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I spent a weekend here with my wife and two children. We stayed in room 112 which was a two room suite. The room was very spacious and exceptionally clean. We were very comfortable the entire weekend. The inn is located right across the street from the beach with easy access to the boardwalk. We had a great time listening... More 

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Address: 6656 Moonstone Beach Drive, Cambria, CA 93428
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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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