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Courtesy Inn San Simeon

9450 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, CA 93452
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Ranked #8 of 10 Hotels in San Simeon
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Westchester, NY
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Courtesy Inn was the perfect spot to stop on our trip up the PCH from L.A. to San Fran. The hotel was very clean but outdated. It is within a couple miles of the entrance to the Hearst Castle. There are several places to eat within walking distance of the motel. There is also a small convenience store about... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A clean room, at a good price, on the Pacific Coast Highway near Hearst Castle. This was a good find. Kids enjoyed the indoor pool and pool area was nice. Felt safe. Well-kept older motel. Would stay here again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We weren't planning to stay at San Simeon Beach, we were actually supposed to drive all the way to Ventura, but we were so tired after our drive from Big Sur, that we needed to stop and rest! So the first thing we found was San Simeon Beach, which is very conviniently located right by the CA-1. This is a... More 

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Beaumont, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Our room is clean, nice size, and comfortable beds. Swimming pool and jacuzzi were clean and well maintained. Staff are friendly and helpful. One negative is the poor water pressure from the shower head.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Nice place, very clean and comfortable. We stopped on our way traveling up the coast, and found it to be much more than we expected. The other reviews we read were helpful. We had a view of the ocean all be it across the street and with another building in the way. The staff was very friendly and helpful as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Great place to stay, loved the indoor pool,and jacuzzi!!! Walking distance to shopping, and restaurants.Room was clean, bed comfortable!!Definitely will stay here again. Location was perfect for family with kids!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Stayed for one night after LA en route to Hearst Castle and the Big Sur. Very cheap. Huge, well appointed room with massive comfortable bed. Very new looking furniture. No hot water when we arrived in the early evening but OK in the morning. WiFi in the room didn't work and very slow in reception area. Plenty of eating establishments... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

I could not get the tv to work. The wifi's download speed was a half Meg per second according to speedtest.net. The bed was very hard. The phone would not dial outside numbers until I called the front desk. It's inexpensive and is sufficient. Staff were friendly.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We were desperate- last minute plans; they jacked up the rates for a holiday week-end, got the beds wrong (but corrected that upon check-in) and didn't have the soap, etc. in the room - had to ask for it. I wouldn't stay there again.

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