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BEST WESTERN PLUS Cavalier Oceanfront Resort

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Manteca, California
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33 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Went for a quick weekend trip with mom. Pros: one of the least expensive properties in the area for a 3 star or above, right on the coast, bonfire pits for s'mores (bring your own supplies and get there early to avoid missing out by those who don't wish to share), friendly/helpful staff, super close to Hearst Castle, great view... More 

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Locust Grove, Virginia
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

We stayed here for two nights and was pleasantly surprised. The location was great right on the beach. We loved sitting by the bonfire, watching the sunset and meeting other people. The hotel provided lots of supplies other than shampoo. This made you feel special as did the friendly staff. We will definitely check out more Best Western hotels after... More 

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Manassas, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

We stayed at the resort the nights of 8/1/13 and 8/2/13 and were pleasantly surprised at all the little "extras" we found in our room as well as around the property. The staff was extremely friendly, the rooms were very large, bar stocked refrigerator and snacks in the room (for a fee of course), many free items in the room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

We were looking to spend time @ Hearst Castle and Big Sur. Found this great value Best Western and would highly recommend. Great views of ocean with complimentary binoculars for dolphin watching from our balcony, in room fireplace with ample supplies for fires, nightly beach side fires in fire pits, best bathroom supply basket, clean and comfortable. Short distance to... More 

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Pico Rivera, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

The location of this hotel is great.. You are just steps from the beach, and at night you can sit around wood burning pits and watch the sunset. The rooms are very comfortable, with only occasional little glitches (a noisy toilet when flushed), and the restaurant next door has great food. We have eaten there for breakfast and dinner and... More 

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Redlands, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Visited this hotel many times. This visit was for a 3 night weekend. First time in the Ocean Front rooms. These aren't the smaller rooms by the restuarant, nor the Kings Row (long 2 story row of rooms), but are the smaller 2 story structure on the southern edge of the property, looking directly down on the beach. The Ocean... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

The Cavalier is just down the road from the Hearst Castle. The hotel is located right on the beach and has several fire pits located around the property facing the ocean which they keep stocked with fire wood. The rooms are slightly dated, but the room was clean and comfortable. We had no problem with the accommodations. The location is... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Really good place to stop on the pacific coast highway. Great views and a really nice coffee shop/restaurant does a fantastic breakfast & great value. The whole place is very clean and tidy. Very handy for Hearst Castle/Sealion beach etc

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

We arrived late but were made very welcome and checked in really quickly and easily. We had phoned ahead to let them know that we would be late and they couldn't have been more helpful or reassuring. The room was clean and well appointed with everything we could possibly need from nail polish remover wipes to a sewing kit. We... More 

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Salt Lake City, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

The Cavalier is just down the road from the Hearst Castle. It's right on the beach and has fire pits along the beach that are lit at night (very nice). It has a restrauant that offers great food at reasonable prices. Our room was immaculate. We left our windows open at night and slept to the sound of the surf.... More 

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