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Pelican Inn & Suites

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   6316 Moonstone Beach Drive, Cambria, CA 93428
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Ranked #6 of 10 Hotels in Cambria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our fifth hotel on our special tour of California. This was the only one not prepaid but was shocked and very disappointed to be allocated a room in a very older building with windows that were not very clean - my dream had been staying with views of the Pacific Ocean. Found this insulting when they knew we... More

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Our 2nd Cambria visit, and first here. A stunning location with great amenities and great breakfast. We arrived a little too late to fully enjoy the wine & cheese evening. A place to put on your travel map.

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Widnes, England
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A lovely hotel with a relaxing atmosphere. We had. a king room with sea view - the view itself was worth every penny. A well laid out and comfortable room. There was a good choice for breakfast. Great location with a wide selection of restaurants close by.

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Irvine, California
17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights. The location is wonderful because it is right across the ocean so it has beautiful views. There is also a nice boardwalk along side the ocean so it's perfect for morning or afternoon walks. The room was large and clean. The bed was also huge. The breakfast buffet has everything you... More

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Leeds, England
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138 reviews 138 reviews
77 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here in September 2014. Check in was one of the best experiences we had during our 3 week tour of California. The receptionist (sorry, didn't get his name) was really helpful in terms of the hotel information but also information about the locality. Our room was a fairly standard size with a partial view of the beach area.... More

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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here in September as part of our PCH road trip. We had a king room which had a balcony onto the pool and partial ocean view. The staff were very friendly and accommodating. The room was lovely, spacious and clean. Bathroom large and very clean. Complimentary breakfast and wine/cheese every evening. Cambria is a small, quiet town but the... More

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Norman, Oklahoma, United States
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a 2 queen room. It was by the pool and we had a partial ocean view from our patio. It was a very comfortable room and the maid service was very good. The front desk people were friendly. They had a cheese/wine happy hour. Not being a wine person, I wish they had some beer :-) They have... More

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97 reviews 97 reviews
16 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 3 nights at the Pelican, enjoying a second floor room overlooking the Pacific in a recently refurbished building overlooking the sea. Accommodations were spacious, spotless and quiet, with a drop down sitting area that included a gas fireplace. Staff was helpful and friendly. Amenities include free wifi, afternoon wine and cheese hospitality and breakfast. Convenient to Hearst Castle... More

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Trabuco Canyon, California
2 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in room 314 for one night. This was probably the dirtiest room I have ever stayed in. The carpet was stained, door lock to the patio broken, marks all over the walls. This was an oceanfront room, however the windows were so dirty that we had a hard time recognizing the ocean. I would not recommend staying here. Also,... More

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Charlie320, General Manager at Pelican Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay with us and for taking the time to write your review. I am truly sorry that our room was not up to your expectations. We take pride in offering one of the finest lodgings on Moonstone Beach and I have shared your review with our staff. Please contact me so that I may personally... More

San Diego, California, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For our anniversary, my husband and I planned a trip to Cambria for the weekend and stayed at the Pelican Inn. We were delighted to find that our ocean view room was right across the street from the beach (unobstructed view) and very convenient for walks along the boardwalk or sunset on the beach. The room was large with a... More

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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*
Number of rooms: 48
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