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Santa Ana, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

Pet Friendly, Clean, Ocean View and beach front..No wonder Hearst Castle was built nearby. This hotel has a great restaurant attached and was able to deliver for room service because we had the pooch with us. Fire Pit areas..Adventure down to the shore and wander through the rocky coast. .Watch paddle boarding in the early calm mornings and elephant seals... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We loved our oceanside room! It was literally on the beach and we slept cuddled by the sound of the ocean and our fireplace. Very clean and nice room! Fireplace in the room and on the beach. Great hotel!

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Arcadia, California
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7 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I guess A/C unit is not a standard anymore. We arrived this hotel to find out there was no A/C in the room. The one thing that works well is the heater, in summer. Understanding that it was cool and actually cold during the night, we have two young kids (5 and 1) in the room so opening a small... More 

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Oxnard, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The Cavalier offers a great getaway right on the ocean. They allow dogs and every room has an ocean view, which you can even hear at night. The sunset is the best time, every guest feels like part of a romantic show and then the fire pits get going and you meet the neatest people. It is a really special... More 

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Brampton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This was a great place to stay after our busy stay in San Francisco. The room was clean and the service at the restaurant was excellent. It was very relaxing listening to the sound of the ocean. Pity it was too cold to go swimming!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Perfect! The staff, location, amenities....could use a breakfast though, other than that.........AMAZING! Would recommend this for anyone looking for a romantic get away. The location is so beautiful that it will take your breath away. Could hear The ocean through the closed windows and the fireplace just made it so cozy!

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Yardley, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

As with many others, stayed here because of the easy access to Hearst. The firepits on the beach were a big plus but that's about all that was special. It's run down and not too much of a step above a roadside motel you'd pull into when you've traveled too far for one day and need a quick stop. No... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Very good pricing, excellent service and facilities. Best part was the open fire places that are on the grounds to the hotel which are lit just before sunset, and is a great setting to watch the sunset with a glass of wine, after a visit to Hearst Castle, which is a very short drive up from the hotel. Recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Be sure to ask for an ocean view. It is well worth it. They have fire pits that are lit each evening on the bluffs. Great way to watch the sunset.

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west chester, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

what a great hotel, excellent location, great value, great service very friendly. great food, If you are traveling up the PCH stay here or are near the Hearst Castle. Lovely hotel. great view of the pacific ocean and you can even see whales

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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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  • 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: $181 - $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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