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San Simeon Lodge

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9520 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, CA 93452
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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Funky nice motel. Friendly and quick check in. Clean rooms, clean white bed cover. Faces Hwy 1 and ocean beyond, with residential behind it. Saturday nights are karaoke in the restaurant. Def would stay again

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The only reason you would stay at San Simeon is to take a break on your drive on the coast highway and/or go to Hearst Castle. There is nothing there except ~ 10 motels. This one was good. Set well off the highway so minimal road noise. Large rooms, clean and good free wifi, and a really god price. Only... More 

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California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

San Simeon Lodge is a pretty run of the middle lodge. It's conveniently located off of the 1, so most people who are looking for a place to stop in-between should look here. The service was really great. Simple and short. No frills needed here. The room itself was average. Not the softest sheets or towels but they do get... More 

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Torrance, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room was Reasonable for the Price. The Floor Lamp did not Work and the Water Pressure in the Shower was Minimal. The Overall Room was Clean and the Stay was Enhanced with a Portable Fan. The Ocean View was Very Reasonable.

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Thank ScottyJue
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great for the price! We received a free upgrade!! Cheap laundry facilities and a little shop on site to buy laundry powder + other necessities, very helpful staff. Room was clean and spacious. Nice view. Very quiet, however we were there not at peak season.

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Flint, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel has a very good and large room, free wi-fi and very good location at less than 10 minutes from Hearst Castle. Check-in and Check-out were very quick. The only con is the paid breakfast. However, as long as the room is cheap and the breakfast really good, it is still worth eating and staying there.

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Haslett, Michigan, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was large and clean. I was in a room with two queen beds in the building close to the swimming pool. WiFi connection in the room is quite poor and I have no mobile signal there. However, it's such a great time to rest. The hotel is very close to the ocean. It was nice to have a... More 

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Devonport, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

Stopped here from Mariposa to Santa Monica. I opened the door to the room and found that it had not been cleaned and went back to reception and they just found me another room no apology. As I have worked in hospitality this was bad that you get a room which has not been cleaned and reception should know which... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

We used the facility for a large group visiting Hearst Castle and Elephant Seal Beaches on Dec. 18-19. The reason we chose this lodge was because the prices were very good and the group of 63 could be accommodated for an early breakfast. The standard American group breakfast of scrambled eggs, sausage links, toast, hash browns, orange juice, coffee at... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

The place was about what we expected for the price. Pros: Unit was clean, great view of the ocean from our room. Cons: Although clean, the room is very dated. Beds are uncomfortable and need to be updated. Not the best hot water, turns cold when other units use it. The food at the restaurant is ok but overpriced. Floors... More 

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