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Courtesy Inn San Simeon

2.0 of 5 9450 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, CA 93452
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got there early for our check in by about two hours and the reception staff couldn't be more helpful. They found us a clean room and checked us in early without fuss and had we had a laugh with them, talking about England etc... Couldn't do enough for you. We stayed in a Double Queen Room which was a... More 

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Houston, TX
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29 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small motel on the strip with all the other San Simeon beach motels. Pretty bare bones style similar to motels from the 60s. U-shaped lay out with all rooms facing the outside. 2 floors only. We stayed on a fall weekend and it was about $50 + $20 for our dog. We initially reserved a king size bed but all... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

We love this hotel for budget trips to the coast. Helpful friendly staff, great pool for the kids and so close to the beach !! The hotel is close to different things so it is a convient place to stay.

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Phoenix
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Walked in and got a $56 rate. The room was on the end with an ocean view window. The room was clean, nothing fancy, but adequate. The only drawback was the hot water was only luke warm, even after letting the water run over 10 minutes, not too good during a drought. Just passing through and this was fine for... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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134 reviews 134 reviews
37 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

It looked like, and was, a typical motel which was what I was spec ting. I wasn't planning on dirty bed cover, in room wifi that didn't work and a staff that didn't care a jot. There are better places and similar prices. When I complained about the lack of wifi despite it being advertised as "in-room", the receptionist just... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

On my way to visit the beautiful Hearst Castle in San Simeon, Ca., I wanted to find an affordable, yet quaint Inn where I could see the ocean from my room, knowing that a lot of our baby boom readers, want just that same thing! Driving through San Simeon, Ca., I found about 11 decent choices and chose to do... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Stayed here while driving Route 1 from LA to SF. The place is what you would expect from a $60 Motel on the Pacific Coast. The rooms are clean, the Air Conditioning did not work but the fan did so it was not uncomfortable at all. There is a nice beach across the road, did not have breakfast here. The... More 

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Atascadero, California
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I live 40 minutes inland from San Simeon. 8 yr. old grandson and I stayed 10/12 for the 4th time. Yes, some rooms are nicer than others - we had a great room; 2 queen beds, flatscreen TV, refrigerator, clean and comfortable. My grandson loves swimming in the indoor pool. Staff was friendly and accommodating. We will return during the... More 

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Caye Caulker, Belize
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

Decent room, ended up with two double beds. Good shower. Cool to have the use of a swimming pool and jacuzzi. Nice restaurant & bar 2 min walk down the road San Simeon bar & grill - also has a small shop. Wifi was rubbish though - only worked right next to the reception and McAfee said it was unsafe.... More 

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Northridge, CA
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23 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Finally got burned by Hotwire by getting stuck with two rooms at this place - the worst hotel I've ever had a room. If I was giving a star rating I'd use a black circle for a black hole. Apparently others have not stayed at or seen the 500 building on this property. The hotel has a large front building... More 

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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*
Number of rooms: 61
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