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Courtesy Inn San Simeon

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   9450 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, CA 93452
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    4 of 5 stars
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Bray, Wicklow, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was fine for a one night stay driving from San Francisco to LA. Very handy for Hearst Castle and San Simeon beach is nearby if you want to relax too. Couple of small shops and restaurant close by, so a decent stopping off point after Big Sur. Room was clean, and wi-fi worked.

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Grants Pass, Oregon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove from Oregon to this particular spot for a long-awaited Cambria vacation. 8 of us traveled together. The location was very nice-just 2 blocks walk from the beach, dining, a mini mart next door, and other small shops. The inn staff was ok to sub-par. On our first night there was a glitch, so we were given 2 separate... More

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San Bernardino, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The most disgusting hotel ever!! Carpet very duty, I think they need a new carpet or at least shampoo it, dirty curtains, and it was not cheap! But not too many to choose from, we were heading to san francisco, stopped at hearst castle, did want to drive at nite, but it was a big misteake. Never again!!!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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23 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Courtesy Inn is close to Hearst Castle, but that’s the only good thing we have to say about it. Our second-floor room was dark, with droopy curtains and sparse, particle-board furniture. The one upholstered chair featured dubious stains, and the free wifi was slow as molasses. We didn’t feel unsafe here, but we were very happy to leave this... More

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was the only place I could find - Sadly it is a little run down . The rooms were. Little old and tired . After a long drive I wanted a swim - but the pool was very dirty - lots of sand . No where to sit outside and relax Check in was ok and it really is... More

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Manahawkin, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rolled into San Simeon late in the evening. Stopped at the first hotel, no vacancy, second no vacancy and so it went up and down the road until we reached Courtesy Inn. The big 'AAA approved' sign and the fact that they had two rooms available brought joy to four weary travelers. The room was large and clean albeit dated.... More

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Stinson Beach, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here so we could have quick access to Hearst Castle. Great for that. We asked for the side corner room. Traffic was somewhat noisy but not so much that I couldn't sleep. The price was great for the clean good sized room with a tv.

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Needles, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just returned home from a 4-day, 3-night stay at the Courtesy Inn in San Simeon, CA. This isn't our first stay at this hotel, and it sure won't be our last! Large immaculate rooms, clean indoor pool and hot tub, free coffee 24 hours per day. The staff are very friendly and helpful. This isn't just a place to... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got a good rate and had no complaints about the service or the facilities - which were motel basics. It is on the non-ocean side of the highway. Had a nice walk on the park overlooking the ocean and sat chatting to others in front of a log fire (I think this was provided by one of the hotels... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This motel gave us a very spacious and clean room and a certificate for a discounted breakfast at the restaurant down the street. Also, very convenient location, directly across from the beach and close to Hearst Castle and US route 1

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Address: 9450 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, CA 93452
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Simeon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Courtesy Inn San Simeon 2*
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