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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 August 2016

My young daughter and I stayed at the Castle Inn for one night, driving back from LA. The location was perfect for our tour of Hearst Castle, on our way home to the Bay Area. The Castle Inn is directly across the street from the beach, with a very decent restaurant next door, which was convenient rather than driving a...

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Yuma, Arizona
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I wasn't sure what to expect but the great reviews made me book rooms. I loved this place. Very clean and great place! The breakfast was very good. Not scarce at all and the gentlemen in the breakfast room kept on top of things making sure all guests had what we wanted refilled. The fact that it sits beachfront is...

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Borrego Springs, California
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The location on Moonstone Beach fit us perfectly. We could walk to the Moonstone Beach Bar & Grill which was only a couple of doors down the street. The boardwalk above the beach was right across the street. The rooms could use more sound-proofing, though. Thankfully our neighbors were relatively quiet. Breakfast was ok, but didn't start until 7:30 am.

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Santa Clarita, California
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We have stayed at this hotel for many years in our visits to Cambria. We love what new owners have done. The view is great from any room and have added a great breakfast room. Love being so close to boardwalk entrance and view points. Always a clean and neat room . We don't need all frills just a relaxing...

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Anaheim, California
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We loved our beachfront room and comfy king sized bed. Slept with the window open to the sounds of the surf. Added bonus is a great restaurant within walking distance. Sitting on the lawn in the morning facing the ocean with a hot cup of coffee was also appreciated. We'll be back!!

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Clovis, California
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The room was small, quaint and very clean...loved the location and price was reasonable for central coast...breakfast was scant...nice pool and very small spa...loved the fact you could sit outside and watch ocean or cross street to walk

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Corona, California
Reviewed 2 August 2016

My husband and I stayed for 1 night. Perfect location! The scenery is absolutely gorgeous, just steps from hotel. Hotel grounds and room were nice. Front desk staff was extremely helpful, warm and inviting. Highly recommend.

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Carmel Valley, California
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The Castle Inn is a basic motel on Moonstone Beach. All the rooms face the ocean but the windows open onto the parking lot and people walk by all the time, so your ability to lose yourself in the ocean view is limited. The rooms are basic and clean and the beds comfortable. The staff is very pleasant and helpful,...

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Thank you for your review of Castle Inn. As one of the original motels built on Moonstone Beach, this classic motel has a pool and a hot tub and was always intended to be an affordable option for families and budget-conscious travelers. The ocean front location offers expansive lawns and Adirondack chairs for really enjoying the view, and you can...

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Reviewed 2 August 2016

Great motel hotel right on the beach in Cambria. Room was clean and comfortable for one night stop. Pool was small but handy after long days drive! Bathroom one of the smallest we had in all our hotels on our trip, but clean and did the job of course! Excellent complimentary breakfast in morning was a really nice touch. Overall,...

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Thousand Oaks, California
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Our stay at Castle Inn was excellent! I must add I forgot my clothes in the closet. I called Castle Inn when I arrived home, & asked if they could mail them to me? They were happy to comply, I received everything I had left behind .

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
It was one of the very first motels built along the Cambria coast when cattle still roamed on Moonstone Beach Drive. The property boasts one of the best geographical locations on the beach. Right in front of the lodge are amazing tide pools to discover sealife, gorgeous lookouts, Leffingwell Landing Park and a wide-open beach upon which to stroll. The grounds at the Inn are broad and situated with comfortable sitting areas for enjoyable ocean viewing and people-watching. All of the guestrooms offer views of the ocean, but the upstairs rooms provide an excellent vantage point to watch the daily sunsets. The rooms at Castle Inn are simple but more than adequate to provide a wonderful stay at the beach. It is our intention to make the property one of the best values along Moonstone Beach and a great option for families. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castle Inn

Address: 6620 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1812
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
Price Range: RM535 - RM1,208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Castle Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Castle Inn By The Sea Hotel Cambria
Castle Hotel Cambria
Castle Motel Cambria
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Cambria
#8 Romantic Hotel in Cambria
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“We had a downstairs, very close to Breakfast Room.”
 of 5 bubbles K2704VXrobertg, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try for a second floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles 270benniep, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Great view of the ocean with an upgraded room. ”
 of 5 bubbles yvonlee, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No mircrowave”
 of 5 bubbles kimberlyl204, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were in room 8 and it was nice. The water pressure was on and off.”
 of 5 bubbles laffing2016, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
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