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Santa Fe, NM
Reviewed 5 January 2014

We spent the last two nights of 2013 at the Blue Dolphin and really liked the location; it's across the street from the ocean and a wonderful boardwalk that provides a great way to walk along the shore for over a mile. The staff couldn't have been nicer or more helpful in making dinner reservations or answering our questions about...

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Karen F, General Manager at Blue Dolphin Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad that you had a nice time while staying in Cambria. It is important to us to hear guest feedback so that we can continue to improve upon our service and product. Please come back soon! Sincerely

Reviewed 4 January 2014

Even though we didn't have a room with a view, the room was great. Nice and clean. Every morning they delivered a bag with breakfast, we took ours to the front patio and have a feast, the nicest view with the best breakfast!! Since we arrived back home, we have been reccomending this place to our friends.

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Karen F, General Manager at Blue Dolphin Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your very nice comments on Trip Advisor. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay at BDI. We take great pride in providing a superior customer experience. Please come back soon! Sincerely

New York City, New York
Reviewed 30 December 2013

My husband and I spent 2 nights here in the seascape cottage of moonstone cottages: studio-like rooms a few doors down from the Blue Dolphin Inn. It was a quaint little place, with a comfy bed, fireplace heater, and a large bathroom. Very cosy. We looked right out on the water, and even though it's colder this time of year,...

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Karen F, General Manager at Blue Dolphin Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us in our “Seascape” Cottage. The cottages are unique in themselves and because they are free standing involve a little more TLC. We are currently working on a solution for the WIFI. I have taken the necessary steps with our Food and Beverage Manager to ensure that the quality of the breakfast items are presented...

Carlsbad, California
Reviewed 29 December 2013

The Blue Dolphin never disappoints. We spent 5 days here over Christmas with our 2 Labs. Our pet friendly room was lovely, the picnic breakfasts very good (loved the yogurt parfait), and the staff gracious. The cute Holiday ornament hung on our door Christmas morning was a nice surprise. Moonstone Beach is a gorgeous walk, and Cambria is full of...

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Karen F, General Manager at Blue Dolphin Inn, responded to this review

WOW, thank you for your wonderful comments. I am glad that we never disappoint, we strive to provide a superior customer experience. I hope that you display your ornament at Christmas this year and think of us. Happy New Year Regards,

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 18 December 2013 via mobile

My family and I celebrated my mom's birthday here, and we loved every minute. The front desk staff was amazing, the room was lovely and large, and the location could not be beat. The ocean is literally in front of you, and it's gorgeous. It's a nice touch to send breakfast to your room to take out picnic style and...

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Thank you for staying with us! I am glad to hear that your mom’s birthday went well. Moonstone Beach is such a beautiful area and makes any occasion delightful. We are so fortunate and appreciative of our location. I appreciate your comments regarding the chairs, great idea! I will be sure to inform the owners and I am sure they...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2013

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Buena Park, California
Reviewed 2 December 2013

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Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 1 December 2013

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 26 November 2013

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San Lorenzo, California
Reviewed 19 November 2013

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you are looking for the perfect place to escape and enjoy everything Cambria and Moonstone Beach have to offer, Blue Dolphin Inn is the ideal place. Tastefully appointed guestrooms providing every detail offer a sophisticated environment in this adult-only property. Blue Dolphin Inn is situated steps from the beach and seaside boardwalk that runs two miles along the coast. Take in the scenic sunsets while sipping a glass of renowned local wine. The six full oceanview specialty rooms feature places in the world where dolphins are found in abundance. The lower full oceanview rooms provide spacious patios to delight in the scenery and coastal breezes. The upper level full oceanview rooms allow unparalleled seascapes. Breakfast is individually prepared from a selection of foods designed to fulfill every appetite. If a celebration of any kind is in order, Blue Dolphin Inn is a perfect place to recognize an accomplishment or milestone. Grab a loved one or meet an old friend for an unforgettable getaway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Dolphin Inn

Address: 6470 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1808
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
Price Range: £134 - £275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Blue Dolphin Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Blue Dolphin Hotel Cambria
Blue Dolphin Cambria
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Cambria
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Cambria
#3 Family Hotel in Cambria
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“Loved listening to the surf all night long!!...Room was exceptional”
 of 5 bubbles E4649MNpatriciab, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Make sure the fireplace is working before you book. It is your only source of heat.”
 of 5 bubbles davidwQ7536TA, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Stay in one of the front cottages so you can enjoy the ocean view sunset from your patio!”
 of 5 bubbles uplandbabs, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I hesitate giving a room tip so that it doesn't become so popular that we can't get it when we want it. If you have a favorite room, book it well in advance. All of the rooms are very well decorated and you can't go wrong with any of them. The six rooms with direct views of the ocean are the best.”
 of 5 bubbles drbrian101, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Although we didn't have an ocean view room, if you can afford the upgrade, you won't be disappointed.”
 of 5 bubbles mntngirl69, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
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