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Pelican Inn & Suites

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   6316 Moonstone Beach Drive, Cambria, CA 93428
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Ranked #5 of 10 Hotels in Cambria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Roseville, CA
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although it is across the street from the water, we could still see it. I am glad I got an "ocean view" room. The hotel is comfortable and convenient. We were close to Cambria for shopping and restaurants (about a 5 minute drive). We also could drive to the Hearst Castle beaches about 20 minutes north and watch the kite... More

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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138 reviews 138 reviews
71 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Pelican only for 1 night but enjoyed every minute of it. The location is perfect, the room was spacious and very clean. It was very quiet overall and the breakfast was of good quality. The center of Cambria is less than 2 miles away and there are a lot of restaurants there. We particularly liked the... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is in a fantastic location just off Moonstone beach. The staff were friendly and helpful and the room was stylish and comfortable. There hotel doesn't have it's on restaurant however staff directed us to a lovely place just two minutes away. Unfortunately we missed the wine and cheese reception held by the Pelican Inn.

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Los Angeles, California
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14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very clean and comfortable spot overlooking Moonstone Beach. Moonstone beach is divine with stunning views and a nice walking trail along the coast out to the point. Wonderful restaurants nearby (we loved Indigo Moon in town). Hotel breakfast was OK, eggs, biscuits, gravy, waffles, fruit & yogurt but I did notice that all the bread and bagels were put out... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the perfect place for a weekend get away. We had an ocean front suite that was clean and comfy with modern elegant decor. This room had it all, jacuzzi tub, fireplace,and balcony overlooking the ocean. The staff was friendly and available. We enjoyed the walks along the beach trails and perfect weather (August) .

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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159 reviews 159 reviews
34 hotel reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We started our road trip up Highway One by spending our first night at the Pelican Inn in Cambria, California. Our friends, who have stayed at the Pelican Inn before, introduced us to this charming small hotel across the small road from the ocean. You can walk on the beachfront boardwalk to the small beaches, or sit on the benches... More

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great find! Visiting our friend in Cambria and just driving along Moonstone Beach looking for a place to stay. We saw the beautiful balconies overlooking the Pacific and took a chance. They had one room left with a side balcony and a partial view. They were so nice. Allowing us to look at the room first and seeing... More

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Cleveland, Brisbane
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a nice hotel!! Our room was gorgeous with a beautiful fireplace and balcony with view of the beach! We loved the nibblies and wine in the afternoon and the included breakfast was delicious as well. Right across the road were the seals and rock pools and the town of Cambria was quaint with some lovely craft shops. Well worth... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fifth stay in less than four years. Staff are all wonderful and attentive. Husband and I usually visit in September but this year we visited in June and August. Moonstone beach is the perfect place to relax. We have never had a desire to try any other place other than Pelican Inn in Cambria. The remodeling is nice, the new... More

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Santa Barbara, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night as we traveled up the coastline from los angeles. We enjoyed the location as you have ocean views. The rooms were very spacious and charming. Clean rooms, friendly staff, and location location location. Will definitely recommend this hotel.

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Address: 6316 Moonstone Beach Drive, Cambria, CA 93428
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Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Pelican Inn & Suites 3*
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