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San Simeon Lodge

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Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

The only reason you would stay at San Simeon is to take a break on your drive on the coast highway and/or go to Hearst Castle. There is nothing there except ~ 10 motels. This one was good. Set well off the highway so minimal...More

Thank Bruce E
Reviewed 25 January 2016

San Simeon Lodge is a pretty run of the middle lodge. It's conveniently located off of the 1, so most people who are looking for a place to stop in-between should look here. The service was really great. Simple and short. No frills needed here....More

Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Room was Reasonable for the Price. The Floor Lamp did not Work and the Water Pressure in the Shower was Minimal. The Overall Room was Clean and the Stay was Enhanced with a Portable Fan. The Ocean View was Very Reasonable.

Thank ScottyJue
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

Great for the price! We received a free upgrade!! Cheap laundry facilities and a little shop on site to buy laundry powder + other necessities, very helpful staff. Room was clean and spacious. Nice view. Very quiet, however we were there not at peak season.

Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 12 January 2016

The hotel has a very good and large room, free wi-fi and very good location at less than 10 minutes from Hearst Castle. Check-in and Check-out were very quick. The only con is the paid breakfast. However, as long as the room is cheap and...More

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US$51 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$51 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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8 April 2016|
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Response from 2Tripout | Reviewed this property |
It's gross and filthy.
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Steven H
18 February 2015|
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Response from Rocketman53 | Reviewed this property |
Try (805) 927-4601
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"Needs microwave"
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"room 120 is ground level and was quiet."
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"We thought paying a little extra for an ocean view was worth it."
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"The 3rd building has an unobstructed view of the ocean on both floors."
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