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BEST WESTERN PLUS Cavalier Oceanfront Resort

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had stayed at the Best Western Cavalier 30 years ago when we came up the CA coast and knew since we were coming to San Simeon this was the only place for us. The locations is awesome, the rooms extremely comfortable, love the fireplace. The young ladies at the desk could not have been more helpful, the were very... More 

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Montreal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Came here in August for one night with my husband and daughter. The layout is like a motel but it has such a nice feel to the place... Right on the ocean and the fire pits at night it's just so enchanting. We loved our stay here and hope to go back one day.

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you want the full experience, get an Ocean Front room on the 2nd floor. We had an unrestricted view of the ocean and we slept with the door open a bit so we could hear the crashing of the waves. It's cold on the California coast, even in August, but the heat in the room worked fine the next... More 

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Essex England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Staff exceptionally good. Large sized room with great beachfront. They light fires above the beach each night. The room was super large and exceptionally well appointed. Great pod coffee maker. Bed was very large and very comfortable. A fantastic experience and I would book again in a heartbeat. One negative - the 'high speed' Internet was so very, very slow.

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Riverside, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Kings Row rooms face the Pacific Ocean. Walk the beach anytime with or without your dog. You will enjoy spending time talking with fellow guests around fire chimneys near the beach each evening. Somehow, tourists from Europe, the east coast and all over the United States find their way to this place. Also, the Hearst Castle is just up Highway... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Our room had a balcony overlooking the ocean. Beautiful and serene! We had a very clean and lovely room, complete with a fireplace, binoculars and a deck of cards! We very much enjoyed the rockers on the balcony and watching the fire pits after dusk. We ate dinner in the hotel restaurant and had a great meal of sautéed sanddabs... More 

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Scottsdale, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Loved this hotel, will return. Beautiful location. Room was actually quite large, had king size bed (lumpy) with ocean balcony view (worth the money), fire place (romantic). Onsite restaurant was really quite good, friendly staff at both restaurant and hotel. No complaints except the mattress. I would return.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a patio ocean view room and liked it very much. The room was comfortable and clean with a wonderful view of the ocean/beach. The only drawback was foot traffic in front of our patio from people taking a short cut. The staff was professional and accommodating. We very much enjoyed our visit at the Cavalier.

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Cambria california
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this is the best restaurant in the area with four employees who will serve your every need. We never had a better meal. They pleasant and always cheerful and cater to one or more and we will come there for as long as we are alive Clive & Sharon Finchamp

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked an Ocean view room via Booking.com and paid premium for the ocean view (see differing rates offered for rooms with, or without ocean view). Upon arrival we were told room 160 was the only one remaining. In the room we noticed that this room looks out on the pool enclosement, thus blocking the ocean view completely. As we... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Full-service hotel, the only oceanfront resort property in San Simeon, situated 3 miles south of Hearst Castle. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Cavalier Oceanfront Resort

Address: 9415 Hearst Drive, San Simeon, CA 93452-9724
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Simeon
Price Range: $182 - $312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Cavalier Oceanfront Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 90
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Cavalier Oceanfront Hotel San Simeon
Best Western San Simeon
San Simeon Best Western
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in San Simeon
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