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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stopped overnight before driving route 1 north to Carmel. The room was clean, spacious and quiet. Staff at check in were helpful and friendly. Easy access to the boardwalk beach across the small access road. We arrived after dark and it was easy to find the hotel from the signs for Moonstone Beach on route 1. Only downside was... More 

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Orange County, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful location on Moonstone Beach. Continental breakfast arrives in a cute picnic basket. Has become our go to stay when in Cambria. Rooms are well kept. Bathrooms have been recently remodeled. Walking distance to town. Bring your camera amazing sunsets.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We've stayed at the Sea Otter many times and we enjoy it every time. We had a quick end of summer getaway and the Sea Otter was better than ever. The new upgrades are very nice. Delivering the breakfast is soo much better than the old set up. It was so nice to not have to leave the room early... More 

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

First, I want to say that this is the most pet-friendly place at which we've stayed. The continental breakfast came with--get this--dog treats ! These were high-class treats made in Canada and looked almost human-grade. The continental breakfast, ordered before 7 the night before, was delivered in a picnic basket hanging just outside the door. Our room had a small... More 

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Love the location right across the street from the ocean. Had a wonderful walking path. Room was very nice although the morning breakfast was average. Not a big deal though ; The overall trip more than made up for it!

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Lompoc
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great place,loved it. Room was very clean had everything that we needed,refrigerator,microwave,coffee maker. Loved the fire place. Room was very spacious. Boardwalk to the beach was very accessible. Loved the continental breakfast brought to our door in the morning,not s perfect choice of foods but very nice. Maybe only one room has a view of the ocean,yet I would stay... More 

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Pleasant Hill
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was impressed with our Ocean view room and private patio with chairs. The morning basket was a nice touch. The person at checkin was very polite and helpful with restaurant recommendations. I have stayed in 4 or 5 places along Moonstone Beach. This is definately top 3.

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Mclean
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Welcoming and informative staff. Rooms spacious, clean, with attractive/new furniture and include a fireplace. Morning breakfast delivered in a wicker basket. Pacific Ocean and ocean side walkway and steps to beach are just across the street.Ten minutes to Hearst Castle. Great restaurants (that stay open late) near by - walking distance.

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San Francisco, CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the larger suite which is at the end of the building. It was recently remodeled and quite clean. If you stay in the same suite you might be bothered by noise from the pool equipment or highway one, we weren't. The foldout couch was comfortable. The included breakfast was nice. The Latin is great for Cambria beach and... More 

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Long Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very nice time, the rooms were clean and we very much enjoyed the morning basket.webalso enjoyed the coffe and cookies in the office. The chairs out front were a nice touch to sit and watch the sunset, the staff was friendly and helpful we will be back

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sea Otter Inn is located on Cambria's famous Moonstone Beach Drive just across from the Moonstone Beach boardwalk. A family-owned property, this charming country-style inn features 25 cozy fireplace accommodations ranging from traditional hotel rooms to family suites and ocean-view rooms. A year-round outdoor heated pool and spa complete the getaway ambiance. All guests receive complimentary Wi-Fi, HBO, and continental breakfast. Minutes from Hearst Castle and local wineries, Sea Otter Inn is the perfect home base for exploring California's Central Coast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sea Otter Inn

Address: 6656 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1812
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
Price Range: $153 - $278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sea Otter Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Sea Otter Hotel Cambria
Hotel Style:
#8 Family Hotel in Cambria
#9 Romantic Hotel in Cambria
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