We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 746 Main St Ste C, Cambria, CA 93428-2841
Phone Number: +1 805-927-1831
Website
Today
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description:

Visit the Lucia Apothecary boutique in Cambria to experience our...

Visit the Lucia Apothecary boutique in Cambria to experience our coastal-inspired bath and body products - made locally! Each unique Lucia scent is named after your favorite places on the coast of California - Big Sur, Carmel, Malibu, Avila, Santa Barbara, Montecito... Sugar scrubs, Body Oils, Perfumes, Man Soap... Soak up the Coast!

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 14 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 11
    Excellent
  • 2
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Interesting Products

We stopped by on a whim. The proprietor was attentive and generous with sample products. We bought a couple unique soaps. The sample hand oil had a nice fragrance that lasted... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed November 9, 2015
dokepper
,
Clayton
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

14 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 14: English reviews
Clayton
Level Contributor
164 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

We stopped by on a whim. The proprietor was attentive and generous with sample products. We bought a couple unique soaps. The sample hand oil had a nice fragrance that lasted most of the day. When visiting Cambria take a look at Lucia's Apothecary. I suspect you'll purchase something as we did.

Helpful?
Thank dokepper
Bakersfield, California
Level Contributor
43 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2015

I purchased a few items at this place. Fragrance does not last long and goes bad pretty fast. I purchased room spray,body creme and body oil.

Helpful?
1 Thank catlily2015
Portland Oregon
Level Contributor
260 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2015

I decided to stop in here after having read the reviews. Every word is true. The owner is a delight and took a lot of time with us. Her scrub are scrumptious and I couldn't leave without purchasing one of her signature scents.

Helpful?
Thank APennero
washington dc
Level Contributor
12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2014

Love the scent of the Big Ur redwood sage body oil. Are the other BigSur scents the same? The website say "man" wash, soap, etc. Have I been using a men's scent the last year. Oh we'll, smells like a spa.

Helpful?
Thank atm4966
Highwood, Illinois
Level Contributor
50 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2014

A warm and inviting store. So wonderful to test the body scrubs. The woman was super friendly and helpful. My husband loved the big sur man scrub as well. Such a gem... A must stop in cambria.

Helpful?
Thank atwadell
San Dimas, California
Level Contributor
52 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2014

I love the products Linda makes! They are a distinctive and lovely scents. She even has "man scents" available. She is such a nice lady, and the store is open & inviting. A new discovery on our last trip to Cambria, but will become a regular stop each time in the future!

Helpful?
Thank A996ontrak
Los Angeles, California
Level Contributor
73 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2013

We were actually looking for las cambritas restaurant, but once i realized we parked in front of lucia apothecary i was excited. this was one place i wanted to check out. the lady who helped me(sorry i forgot her name) was genuine and very helpful. i bought body wash and body oil, both barbara (chardonnay & pear scent). i've been... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank mdyblue5
Upland, California
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2012

Don't miss this quaint little boutique filled with luxurious, high quality, coastal inspired skincare products and unique gifts. The scrubs and oils are out of this world! I've used them for years and not only are they beautifully scented, they are also very therapeutic....

Helpful?
Thank Catslat1
Glendale, California
Level Contributor
150 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2012 via mobile

This store makes you feel relaxed as soon as you walk in. The products are wonderful.. I want to buy all of them, the staff are very thoughtful and allow you to try everything. I have purchased scrubs from here for a few years now. They last a long time and they are my favorite item in the store... Spoil... More 

Helpful?
Thank racgeo
Palm Desert, California
Level Contributor
102 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2012

Lucia's is a 'must' for shopping. Products are manufactured locally and are superb. I purchased the 'sugar body scrub' and complementing bottle of 'oil' which is applied to the body after rinsing off the body scrub. Fantastic results ... my skin looks 'alive' and is 'smooth as silk'. Bonnie, the clerk, was extremely helpful in offering skin care suggestions. You... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sheri R

Travelers who viewed Lucia Apothecary also viewed

Cambria, San Luis Obispo County
Cambria, San Luis Obispo County
 
Cambria, San Luis Obispo County
Cambria, San Luis Obispo County
 

Been to Lucia Apothecary? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Lucia Apothecary staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?