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Sea Breeze Inn
Ranked #3 of 10 Hotels in San Simeon
Reviewed April 8, 2014 via mobile

Stayed one night san simeon before going to Hearst castle. The sea breeze does not look like much from the outside but inside the rooms are big and clean with effort made to keep them nice although furniture etc is showing signs of wear and tear. Continental breakfast included. Small area outside of reception to eat. Definitely nothing fancy or special but good and decent for the price.

Stayed: April 2014, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed March 2, 2014

On the outside this place looks like a very average motel, and staff at the reception behaved that way, but the rooms are much nicer than that of the average motel. We really enjoyed staying here. From our room you could see the ocean, which was worth the extra couple of dollars. It's a three-minute walk to the wonderful Moonstone Beach and a 10-minute drive to Cambria. Like other reviewers, I recommend to skip the breakfast: if you're heading north, have breakfast at Ragged Point. They truly have a delicious breakfast.

  • Stayed: December 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 12, 2014

I loved this place. We arrived late at night. We checked into the room with no problem. The clerk was professional enough. It was comfortable, affordable and clean. I really loved the location. I will be back!

Room Tip: Ask for an upstairs end room if you want to see the view of the ocean.
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  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 3, 2014

The cistern-sourced water tasted terrible. The desk clerk did not know if it was safe to drink. The bathtub is dangerously difficult to leave. The manager did not returnthe desk clerk's calls. As other writers note, best to skip the breakfast. An acctractive motel across the street offered a room for $20 per night less Aside from these problems, the rooms are clean and well furnished.

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  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled with friends
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Reviewed January 20, 2014

I generally travel solo and seek lodging that's clean, is conveniently located, has decent w-fi, and is well priced. Having a little juice and coffee in the morning is a plus. I booked one night at the Sea Breeze thinking I'd check around for my second night at San Simeon - but the Sea Breeze was so satisfactory that I stayed right there for my second night. The room was large and clean and nicely furnished - evidently this motel has been recently refurbished so the furniture and bedding is relatively new (and included a larger than average new TV). There are several fancier motels in San Simeon but this one actually exceeded my expectations as to quality and value, and I'll probably stay here again next time.

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  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled solo
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Reviewed January 18, 2014

Spending time in the San Simeon area, based on others reviews, switched my original hotel to Sea Breeze. Have to tell you for less than 50.00 off season, this place rocks. Rooms done very nice, very comfortable, basic continental breakfast (but with waffles). As others mentioned, heard the ocean waves, had a partial ocean view. Came home and booked another visit! Only issue, was thin towels. But, I would expect good towels if I was paying over $150.00! So, thank you Sea Breeze, loved our visit!

  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 17, 2014

Room medium large and airy. Positive over all impression. Fridge, micro, hair dryer in room but no safe. Carpets spotlessly clean both in the room and on the walkways and stairs outside. Cleanest motel I have stayed in including some of the more expensive chain hotels.

Furniture highly polished and dust free. Was most impressed by the cleanliness at Sea Breeze. Lighting was adequate and bright enough to read in bed. We stayed here last year and came back.

Hi carb breakfast , no fruit or eggs. In spite of this good value for the price. Don't let the non impressive exterior put you off.

Good ocean view from the 2nd floor room. If we pass this way again we will come back. Highly recommended.

Stayed: January 2014, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about Sea Breeze Inn

Address: 9065 Hearst Dr, San Simeon, CA 93452-9723
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Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Simeon
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 10 Hotels in San Simeon
Price Range: $58 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sea Breeze Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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