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BEST WESTERN PLUS Cavalier Oceanfront Resort

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9415 Hearst Drive, San Simeon, CA 93452-9724
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Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have been visiting Best Western Cavalier yearly for close to 12 years to relax from city life and rejuvenate. Recently we feel the rooms could use a little facelift though we trust the value and service which keeps us coming back.

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Los Angeles, California
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

When the motels in Cambria became too expensive and demanded a minimum number of nights stay, we moved up the coast 5 minutes to the Cavalier in San Simeon (10 minutes from Hearst Castle, 5 minutes from Cambria.) I'm glad we made the move. My #1 requirement for a motel is cleanliness and the Cavalier didn't disappoint. And it was... More 

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El Cajon, CA, United States
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were pleasantly surprised by Best Western Plus at San Simeon. The view was incredible. The Fire Pits were awesome. And the rooms were great. We actually booked the place two separate times on the same trip because our experience was so great.

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Nuevo, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have stayed in San Simeon and Cambria many times over the years. We enjoy the Cavalier Inn the most. The oceanfront rooms are awesome, toasty fireplace and perched on a small cliffside over looking the ocean. The most recent reservations we had were compromised when my dog had emergency ear surgery the day before. The staff assured me I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was an unexpected stop on our trip down scenic Highway 1, we were tired of driving. The staff was so friendly, and we were blown away by this hidden gem. We had a nice, clean room with a fireplace & sliding glass doors that looked over the ocean. They keep the fire pits going on the paths along the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed on the second floor with an ocean view. We had a balcony with a view of the ocean and cliffs. We arrived at about 7 pm, and really didn't want to mess with more driving to find a restaurant. We'd had a big lunch and didn't need a huge dinner. We went across the street and bought a... More 

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Hanover, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Check in was prompt and informative. There isn't much in the area but the sunset on the beach is priceless. They have three bonfires on the beach at nite. We did find a few ants in the hotel room but that was the only downside.

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Leyland, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Motel style property on the beach, decor in room a bit gloomy but clean with plenty of free parking. Fire pits on the beach front add a nice touch. Really nice food at the restaurant on site, room has coffee maker with tea & coffee. Great location for Hurst Castle & Elephant seal bay. Would stay here again.

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El Dorado Hills, CA, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed one night and chose the locale for its proximity to Hearst Castle, a 5 minute drive north from the hotel. The outside of the property is well tended and has immediate access to the beach. Inside things are somewhat dated, dark and a bit dingy looking, but clean. The room was large and the beds comfortable. The adjacent... More 

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Washington DC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Best Western is in San Simeon, where there are a number of other hotels but not a whole lot else is going on. The Best Western is the first hotel on your right as you are heading south on Hwy One. The check-in staff was friendly and our room was ready early (as check-in is 4pm). The room was... More 

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