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Los Gatos, California
2 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Moonstone Beach is a treasure, and the Sea Otter Inn is lovely. It's great to have a pool and hot tub. The rooms are spacious, and the bathrooms are really nice. You have breakfast delivered to the room in a sweet picnic basket, with a choice of yogurt, pastries, fruit, etc. We had a nice private patio to catch some... More 

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Los Angeles
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Always enjoy staying here. Right across from Moonstone Beach, good rates in off season, fireplace in the room, clean spacious rooms. Only negative is the quality of the breakfast pastries....more Sara Lee than gourmet fresh. Maybe get a good breakfast in town. But overall, a good choice.

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Kansas City, Missouri
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very cute place, great pastries in the morning but definitely just a little snack. We were disappointed in the fireplace, it clanged on and off and was actually the gas heater for the room. Not very romantic. Nice grounds and great location to the beach.

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Moreno Valley
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Sea Otter inn was a fun and nice place to stay for any occasion. Very comfortable,cozy and clean. The location is in a great location. The staff are nice. 👍 The picnic basket breakfast is a cool idea with good treats that you personally pick.

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Davis
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We overnighted here on way to Montecito. Nice room with fireplace. New re-done showers. Great shops antiques and restaurants in Cambria. Best, ocean walk early in the morning on the beach. We found moonstones too!

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Fresno
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

So nice! We will definitely be back soon! Planning our next trip already. Excellent location. Room was super nice staff was very friendly no complaints at all. The breakfast delivered to your room in a basket was so cute

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Santa Rosa, California
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We took advantage of the Manager's Special to finally try out Moonstone Beach Drive's Sea Otter Inn. It looks so inviting from the pictures--our expectations were exceeded. Staff was very welcoming and friendly--inn's office offers complementary self-serve hot coffee, tea, and cookies or breakfast pastries. Also offers local wine for sale. Room was spacious, very nicely appointed, spotless, quiet, and... More 

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Thousand Oaks
1 review
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a nice little Inn on the central coast of CA with great price for a family. There is also electric car charging units on the premis. I like the proximity to coastal walkways and sea life such as sea lions. It's a small town setting with a few good restaurants and gift shops and wine tasting shops.

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've stayed at the Sea Otter multiple times in the past, but it has been at least 15 years. This time, I reserved a suite as I was traveling with my husband and stepdaughter. The suite was spacious with a cozy fireplace. Even with one of the couches pulled out into a bed, for my stepdaughter, there was still another... More 

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Bakesfield
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect location with the ocean across the street. Very romantic setting and detail. We love this place as it is not a huge motel. Parking is in front of the rooms so walking a long distance to load and unload your vehicle is not an issue. Close to the "point" where you can watch sea otters frolic and bask on... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sea Otter Inn is located on Cambria's famous Moonstone Beach Drive just across from the Moonstone Beach boardwalk. A family-owned property, this charming country-style inn features 25 cozy fireplace accommodations ranging from traditional hotel rooms to family suites and ocean-view rooms. A year-round outdoor heated pool and spa complete the getaway ambiance. All guests receive complimentary Wi-Fi, HBO, and continental breakfast. Minutes from Hearst Castle and local wineries, Sea Otter Inn is the perfect home base for exploring California's Central Coast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sea Otter Inn

Address: 6656 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1812
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
Price Range: £99 - £199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sea Otter Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Sea Otter Hotel Cambria
Hotel Style:
#8 Family Hotel in Cambria
#9 Romantic Hotel in Cambria
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“I like the room near the road rather than the swimming pool. Just love opening my window and hearing the surf.”
 of 5 bubbles SunshineInWA, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The ocean view rooms are very nice if you can manage the upgrade cost.”
 of 5 bubbles mswsteve, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Only one floor, rooms circle the parking lot.”
 of 5 bubbles christym618, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are pretty much the same!”
 of 5 bubbles 734jacquelynh, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“This is a dog friendly inn/motel, but request a pet-friendly room when booking.”
 of 5 bubbles mle94403, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
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