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Silver Surf Motel

2.0 of 5 9390 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, CA 93452
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  • Location
    4 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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Encino
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

No frills but VERY quiet after midnight til 7.30am. the only thing I didn't like was the design of the place it looked like the projects, but everything else was GREAT for the price. Very friendly service. Room was clean just not very big.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location where to spend a night between SF and LA, room was clean and functional, owner/receptionist was helpful and he allowed us to do some printing we needed for our trip. Also we were given a 10% off coupon to use in a restaurant nearby, which was handy, and we enjoyed that too. Recommended!

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Mission Viejo, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is good when compared to a few in the area. The furniture and bathrooms have been updated. However, the hotel structure and architecture is limited to its original design. So the walls allow more noise from neighbors to filter through. For example, we could hear our next door neighbor's TV. Throughout the night we could hear our neighbors... More

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San Diego, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is very nice and clean. The rooms had a fridge and microwave. Picnic tables are on the grounds so you can take advantage of the great weather. There is a small store next door to get all kinds of goodies. Hearst Castle is a stone's throw away. Front desk staff was very friendly and welcoming. Great value! Could... More

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Boerne, Texas
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Simple older motel, didn't expect anything special and got it . slept well showered and got on about my business. Could hear the guy snoring next door, but I probably snore louder.. Nothing great but OK in a pinch. nothing fancy.

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Foresthill, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a group of us came from Auburn Ca for the week end on motorcycles,hubby & I had room 224 upstairs it had a balcony and small patio which was very nice since the rooms have no air conditioning so we left the sliding glass door open for the sea breeze, the beds & pillows were very soft and cushy, we... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stay at your own risk!!!! Management will not take responsibilty for the actions of their staff. We asked for a late check out and the front desk manager Jose was kind enough to let us check out one hour late at 12:00pm. We came back to the room at 11:45am and our room had been cleaned out. My wife and... More

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San Juan Metro Region, Puerto Rico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were taking the PCH and decided to stop by in this place because it was cheap. Sincerely, it was pretty good for the price. There was no air conditioning but it was not needed. Restaurants were a walking distance and the pool was cool. Bed and shower were clean which is very important to me.

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New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Good clean rooms, though a bit dated. Clean and comfy bed. Slow WIFI. Good mini mart 2 doors down, good café 3 doors down serves great breakfast. This hotel is really handy for Hearst Castle and the Elephant seal colony nearby

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Palmdale, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Very comfortable bed and pillows. Very quiet. Refrigerator, microwave, and coffee maker in room. Pool & hot tub. Good location and great value! This is where we will stay the next time we are in the area.

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Address: 9390 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, CA 93452
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Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Simeon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Silver Surf Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 72
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