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San Simeon Lodge

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   9520 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, CA 93452
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Ranked #5 of 10 Hotels in San Simeon
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Fresno, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had a great 1 night stay, wished we had booked 2 nights!! Room was very comfortable, clean and the whale watching was an added bonus! Restaurant and bar very good and convenient! Hearst Castle just up the road and the beach just across the street.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

lovely stop, my favourite along the pacific coast highway I strongly encourage a stop in San Simeon. The lodge was very large, 2 queen beds they procided coffee, bottled water complimentary. Enjoy the sea lions shortly up the highway too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean and nice lodge with spacey rooms. Little but heated pool, workout area and washing machines. The restaurant though is truly overpriced and with poor service. It" s perfect for a visiit of Hearstcastle or the gorgeous landscape at pacific coastal highway. Next city/village is three miles away. In surrounding of the hotel you only find several other hotels and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here one night. Check in was easy and the desk personnel were nice and professional. The room was old and very cramped. Had to sleep with the patio door open due to no air conditioning.while the evening temperature was cool without the door open it would be too warm. The bar and grill employee acted as if we were... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

San Simeon Lodge is a great place to stay on a trip north up the coast. It is a about a 4 1/2 drive from Lax airport and a good stopping point . Our room was clean and ready for us. We requested a room to view the ocean and we got one for no extra fee. There is a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Some of the reviews of this place are unfair. It doesn't claim to be the sort of place you might want to go for 2 weeks by the sea... It's a motel you might stop for a night or two on a trip, and for that purpose it is more than adequate. The rooms is spacious, it has a good... More

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Santa Ynez, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super close to Hurst Castle. Nice staff. Outside is more updated than the inside. Old bathrooms and beds but for the price its got a great location to explore the area. I'd stay again. It's a motel not a resort or 4/5 star hotel. But it is great for a quick trip.

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Toronto, Ontario
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Website photos and outdoor appearance look like a decent place to stay while on vacation. Unfortunately, we had a very different experience upon entering the room. Very dated furniture, bathroom was dirty (lots of mold, dirt in the grout) and our sheets were full of hair - I don't even think they had been changed. The air conditioner/fan broken and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for one night whilst travelling route one and visiting hearst castle, travelling as 2 seniors, I adult and 1 11 yr old. Great location and views, easy to find. Had 2 rooms,, both great, clean, king beds huge, lots of space and bathrooms perfect for us. Restaurant basic, menu ok but staff seemed stressed and all quite chaotic,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked direct and up front for 5 and requested a rollaway , but when we got there were told we weren't allowed on cause fire regs . The room was clean and basic but it was only for one night .good for hurst castle and elephant seal rookery . Restaurant- basic choice but very busy

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Address: 9520 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, CA 93452
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Simeon
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Hotel Class:2 star — San Simeon Lodge 2*
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