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London
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely hotel with extremely comfortable rooms and a gorgeous wood fireplace which was most welcome as unfortunately the Californian weather was dreadful, still the Californians were delighted to be finally getting some rain. The hotel staff were so friendly, helpful and welcoming. The packed picnic breakfast delivered to our room was a real treat.

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Oakland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Room has been upgraded since our last visit. The location on Moonstone Beach is excellent. However, the lack of hot water on the morning of our departure left us very disappointed! We feel we should be compensated for this problem!

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Long Beach, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great hotel! Very clean and bathrooms recently remodeled. Love the private outdoor patio feature, fireplace and the basket breakfast was awesome. Outside fire pit and chairs facing the ocean are great to relax in and the boardwalk right across the street made everything very convenient. Walking distance from the Moonstone Beach Bar & Grill was a plus also.

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Mission Viejo, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We go to the Sea Otter every year for a long weekend getaway with our Corvette club. Because our group is so large, we always book the whole inn. The owners and staff have always been so helpful and accommodating. The rooms are always clean and comfortable. The inn is located right on Moonstone Beach. The view is so beautiful...

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Sea Otter has updated their rooms and added fire pits. Even if you don't have a ocean view room you can sit outside, sip wine by the fire and enjoy the sunset. It's a short walk to Moonstone Grill for dinner. They had a nice fridge, Kuerig and amenities. The breakfast basket makes you feel like you have room service...

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Bakesfield
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This place was adorable! Very clean, the staff was nice, and they even deliver breakfast in a picnic basket. It's right on the ocean, close to shops and restaurants as well as Hearst Castle. The price was also excellent -- a great value considering everything you get.

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Fresno, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Sea Otter Inn staff were friendly and helpful. The room with the new bathroom was beautiful. The king-size bed wad great. You could not ask for a better Inn on Moonstone Beach. The breakfast picnic basket was a delight. It was close to a great restaurant for dinner, The Sea Chest. We hope to be back soon.

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Lompoc, California
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Location is beautiful. Rooms are very clean and up-to-date. Beds are not the best to sleep in overnight. Breakfast baskets should have more fresh food options. Hot tub was only lukewarm but they fixed the next day when we left. They should be more lenient on late check out.

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Santa Cruz
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at Sea Otter Inn over a dozen times. It is less than 3hrs drive from our home in Santa Cruz, it is small enough to be personal, it has the best landscaping and flowers, the best beds, and reasonable prices for the value of any spot on the central coast.

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Nipomo
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We were looking for lodging that was pet friendly on the ocean and found the perfect place at sea otter inn, Cambria Ca The rooms are small and eloquently decorated and ours had an out door patio on the back accessible for our pets. The staff was very accommodating and very professional and truly made us feel welcome in all...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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
  • Breakfast included
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: £108 - £221 (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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“All on one level and am sure all rooms are equally delightful”
 of 5 bubbles LindaandRon, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The rooms facing the ocean have access to an outdoor sitting area with a beautiful sea view. Worth the extra cost”
 of 5 bubbles 227ginam, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I think any room would be good!”
 of 5 bubbles Alexlh2012, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The rooms toward the front are farther away from the highway.”
 of 5 bubbles Nomad_LA, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The ones nearest the road might have an ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles Tiger8050, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
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