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The Mariner's Inn

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Oslo, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel was perfectly fine for a night's lodging before Big Sur. We arrived in the evening and checked in. Seemed like there were renovations going on, a lot of work outside, without interruption. Breakfast via booking.com that was included was absent. Just tea...Ended up buying something in town before the trip. Anyway, here is right by the sea and... More 

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Phx
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Undergoing renovation (as previous reviews have complained about), this hotel is still a bargain in a very pricy market (Cambria ). We did not find the construction noise to be objectionable at all, in fact we did not hear it at all! The room we stayed in appeared to have been recently renovated, with gas fireplace, new bathroom fixtures, mattress,... More 

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Fresno, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have given an extra star for Carol and June who bent over backwards to make up for the dreadful shortfalls. The refurbished room was stark and cold, no chest of draws for non-hangable items, replaced by a hallway type long very narrow table. I booked this when the old website was in place, but found out that there was... More 

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Redlands, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the last ten years we have spent a week-end in Cambria. The Mariner's Inn, although modest, has always been our preferred base. Reasonable rates, magnificent location, and friendly staff, have never disappointed us! Recently we booked a room and we were quoted a much higher rate. We were also informed that due to remodeling, breakfast would not be available.... More 

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Redlands, CA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this modest hotel in the past. Nothing fancy but clean and reasonably priced. Their location is perfect. The beach is across the street, the rates were reasonable, the rooms clean and an acceptable breakfast was included. Last week-end we stopped by again. Major blunder on our part!. The motel is being renovated and the management elects to... More 

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Visalia, California, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had stayed at this hotel in the past and enjoyed myself so it was sad to see that it has gone down hill. It started bad when I received a phone call from the hotel while I was on my way there and was told I had to arrive by 9:30 pm or they would be closed. When I... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We (4 adults ages 18-31) were on a road trip this June and planned to overnight in Cambria. We had already come from days at the National Parks and the morning of our trip we were travelling from San Francisco by way of Santa Cruz/Monterrey/Big Sur so our day was packed. When booking this room, I had read all of... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Having booked and paid for a deluxe ocean view King room to celebrate our honeymoon, very disappointed to find a huge skip of rubbish from the hotel's refurb (which we were not advised of ) plonked directly in front of our room window, thus blocking the frontline see view that we had specifically booked. When I raised with the check... More 

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Frome, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

This place is being renovated and there is nowhere to have the promised breakfast. There are no tea or coffee making facilities in the rooms and reception, where the facilities are, is supposed to open at 7.30. It's 8.15 now and still no one in to open it. We were not informed of the renovations and no one else in... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Stayed at this hotel for 5 days in early May. Even though the hotel has on-going renovation we had an wonderful time, as long as you're not hanging around in your hotel room the whole day, the noise generated from remodeling is really not an issue. The hotel doesn't offer breakfast, but hotel manager Joe has an excellent cup of... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Under new management, The Mariner's Inn Cambria offers affordable and clean rooms on Moonstone Beach Drive. As well as a friendly and knowledgeable staff. Direct beach access is just across the road and Main Street is only a short drive away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Mariner's Inn

Address: 6180 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1802
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
Price Range: $156 - $258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Mariner's Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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The Mariner`s Hotel Cambria
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