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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I would give zero stars if I could. They charged me for a stay that I cancelled and have been rude while not giving my money back. They are no longer a Best Western, and operate as an independent hotel. I had an issue with a reservation, so I called them. I was within the cancellation fee period so I...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this hotel through TripAdvisor and got a phenomenal deal. Stayed here as part of a coastal road trip with girl friends.Check in was easy, and our double queen room was a corner unit with an ocean view window. Clean room, nicely furnished, with really good toiletries. It was cold but sunny, and one of my friends went for an...

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Warrnambool, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has absolute beach frontage, you can hear the waves from your room. It is a great half way stopping point on the drive from San Francisco to LA. The hotel has plenty of free parking, the wifi is good and there is a fridge and coffee maker in the rooms. While it is an older hotel it isbeautifully...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love our room with a view. Our accommodations were wonderful. The bed comfortable and bedding exceptional. Walked the shore, had a tasty dinner. The fireplace was an added bonus. Will stay here again.

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Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best Best Western I have stayed at. It is still a Best Western so don't expect luxury but everything was wonderful. The room is quite nice albeit a little dated but almost all rooms are ocean front with gorgeous views. I loved the fireplace in our room and the fire pits they have along the ocean front....

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bcombcool
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a road trip up the coast and this was about half way and right near Hearst Castle. the check in was pleasant. Room size and amenities were actually pretty good. It had a bit of an odour and we were not sure if the sheets and pillow covers were changed. they certainly weren't fresh and crisp. We didn't complain...

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Genarro M, General Manager at Cavalier Oceanfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review the Cavalier ocean front. I am glad to hear you had a smooth check in large room and good breakfast before departing. We apologize that your room was not sea breeze fresh as we strive to make them. I would also like to ensure you that our sheets and other bedding are always...

San Juan Capistrano, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I planned a quick get away and decided to stay here for the night. The property location is gorgeous and the staff were very kind and went out of their way to please us. We were upgraded to on oceanview queen room with a balcony. Our room had a small fireplace which was really nice. Our only...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wife and I were here for a night during our PCH road trip. What a beautiful location! Since everything in Big Sur was unavailable, we opted to stay here for the night. It was delightful. The check-in process was great. The lady at the front desk was friendly and courteous. Our room was old and tiring (grandparents decoration and age)...

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San Ramon, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The quaint clean lobby and friendly staff at check in set the tone. The rooms were large, the beds very comfortable. Water pressure unbelievable good, albeit small outdated toilets and some soiled areas on the carpet. The location on the ocean welcomes walks and sounds of waves crashing on beach can hear at night. The restaurant staff was and food...

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Parry Sound, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was riding my bike down the coast and this was one of my stop overs. This property is amazing. The views, rooms, everything about it was just perfect. They have fires every night just as the sun is setting that people gather around and chat. There are 2 pools both overlooking the ocean on the property. When the tide...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • 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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  • 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 Cavalier Oceanfront Resort

Address: 9415 Hearst Drive, San Simeon, CA 93452-9724 (Formerly BEST WESTERN PLUS Cavalier Oceanfront Resort)
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Simeon
Price Range: $146 - $276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — 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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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“If asking for a double, ask for rooms at the end with the ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles outoftowners99, 1 week ago | Read review
“Ocean view rooms have balcony. Very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles beachy15, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“All rooms have ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles 91brandil, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“We were upstairs and did not have any trouble with noise.”
 of 5 bubbles J4923RUmichelleh, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
“Get the rooms that face directly at the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles P9555RBjamesg, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
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