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The Mariner's Inn

6180 Moonstone Beach Drive, Cambria, CA 93428
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Cardiff
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8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I really cannot say enough about the location of this hotel - I do not think you could ask for more. I fell in love with Moonstone Bay but if i returned I would not choose the Mariner's. As previous reviewers have said I felt that the owners rely on the location and there is little effort made to make... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this hotel after reading good reviews. I don't know if because we checked in late we got what was left. The room was old and redecorated Shiply. The floor was very uneven, the shower had low water pressure. A lot of spider webs. We had to kill 3 big spiders to take a shower. The bed was not very... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We stayed here for one night on our way up the Highway 1. The rooms were very dark, black painted floor and grey walls. Needed cheering up with some brighter colours. Our room was clean and served its purpose for one night, would not like to spend more time here. The breakfast is "different" they laid bread, bagels, yoghurt etc... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I believe this place is being renovated, which is good, because the rooms are pretty funky. I'm a bare bones traveler, but the stained rug on the concrete floor and the windows that open to a cramped and noisy parking lot made me glad that we weren't planning on luxuriating in our room. That said, I think it's the best... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This is a perfect hotel if you are just coming through the area and staying one or 2 nights. Perfect location and views are spectacular. There is a walkway along the cliffs right out side the front door making it perfect for evening strolls and watching the sunset. The rooms have recently been renovated and u can tell it was... More 

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Lancashire UK
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

We stayed one night on the way up to the Big Sure and would not recommend this inn to anyone unless it is completely modernised. I wasn't expecting much having read previous reviews but it was worse than I imagined. Having discovered the room I had booked was dark and uninviting with a painted black floor I did ask to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

We went here because it was cheap. The room is quite large with TV. We had two good and comfortable queen beds. Bathroom somewhat run down with a poor shower. But overall it was ok. You can park right in front of your room. The breakfast however is awful. It is a fifteen minute walk from town but that is... More 

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Fresno, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015 via mobile

Well what is positive is the location- just across from the ocean. There was a refrig in the room and it was clean. However I suspect there were code issues- like the smoke detector sitting outside the room! Bring slippers as there is only painted wood floor- no carpet. Holes in the wall and a hard bed. Don't think we... More 

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Fresno, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

My husband and I arrived at 4 pm, check in is 3 pm. I was told he didn't think the room was ready, after speaking with someone he gave me a key. We parked in the parking lot which by the way is very small. We went into the room, I was going to set my purse down on the... More 

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Henley in Arden, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Very average rooms. Office should be open for breakfast at 8.00a.m we were informed. No persons in offices at 8.30a.m we departed with several other couples. Telephoned later to complain but appeared not interested. Looking around the area much better value than THE MARINER'S INN

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