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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 26 January 2015

The San Simeon Best Western is one of the nicest we have ever stayed at. The service was great, the room was exceptional, and the location and views are fantastic. I would stay here any time, and would recommend it to our friends without hesitation. Just a very pleasant place to stay when in that part of California.

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Martinez, California
Reviewed 26 January 2015

We went to tour Hearst Castle and enjoy a little ocean time. We had an ocean view room with a nice view of the surf and sunset. The staff was willing to upgrade us to an ocean front room, but I am allergic to wood smoke and the room was smoky smelling. I didn't use our fireplace but the nightly...

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Santa Clara, United States
Reviewed 25 January 2015

Paid extra for a sea side view that was partially blocked. Room needed several repairs that were not fixed the first time. Restaurant was very good with very good service. Professional massage was excellent.

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1Thank Patrick O
Gillingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 January 2015

A great place to break our journey down the Pacific Coast Highway, after an afternoon at Hearst Castle. Our room was specious and opened onto a beach and barbeque area. Cheap restaurants nearby.

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Burbank, California
Reviewed 23 January 2015

We had a balcony ocean-view room above the long grassy knoll overlooking the bluff. We loved the wood-burning fireplace in the room, and kept the sliding door cracked open to listen to the ocean all night long as we slept. The chipper staff provided unpretentious, courteous, accommodating service. There wasn't a free breakfast, but the restaurant's American-Casual menu was fresh...

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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Reviewed 23 January 2015

We were travelling across CA and stopped there on our way to Las Vegas. It was cozy, and welcoming place. Nice Staff, a room full of treats, and a bonfire while we watched the sunset in the ocean. They are just in front of the ocean, with a big grass field and benches where you can sit and enjoy the...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 22 January 2015

We stayed in this hotel in November, and I would absolutely recommend it! We were actually quite sad to only stay for one night, as the room was so incredibly cozy with the fireplace in the corner. Very clean and quite spacious as well. My only nitpick would be that there was no door closing off the sink from the...

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Studio City, United States
Reviewed 22 January 2015

The location couldn't be more idyllic and if you want to stay as close to the ocean as possible this is the place. Rooms are clean and nicely sized. The staff is friendly and the restaurant on-site is great for breakfast. You do have to drive about 5 minutes to visit places in Cambria, but it's totally worth the drive...

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Reviewed 22 January 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I showed up late to this hotel on our way from LA, but the staff had no problem with that. They were super friendly. The next day their was a woman who told us about the Elephant Seals- otherwise I would have had no idea! (Thank you!). Anyway, we got to our room and I was very...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 21 January 2015

We stayed here for a night on our way to San Francisco, after a 14 hour flight and 5 hour drive, the comfy beds and clean room were really appreciated!! The staff were so friendly and helpful, we had room service and watched the sunset from our room - couldn't ask for anything more. The pool and spa very relaxing...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre 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)
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Simeon
Price Range: RM753 - RM1,339 (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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“Amazing views of the ocean, second floor. I could leave my door open and listen to the ocean all night. So peaceful.”
susanhenderson591, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ocean front room are only available with 1 king bed and. 2 person max but since the whole property is open to the ocean and in front of the beach you may not need to splurge for 'ocean front' if you are traveling with the family. Many basic rooms have a partial view anyway.”
HGKat, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room had a weird smell when you first walked in, but pretty much went away. Didn't care for the mold on the bathroom walls, but with being so close to the water maybe that is why.”
grumpyss, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We enjoy the Kings Court area.”
ftmolina8589, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Do not rely on the pictures that are on the internet. ”
missysexton, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
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