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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 2 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 3 days 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 3 days 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 3 days 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 6 days ago NEW

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
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

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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thousand oaks
Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommend the Sea Otter Inn for value, location, price, reputation and amenities. We have been staying at the Sea Otter Inn for many years and could not recommend it more. Its location is such that you do not have to venture to town to enjoy fine dining (Moonstone Bar and Grill, Sea Chest) both of which offer outstanding views...

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Novato
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was neat and clean and appeared to be newly decorated. The inn is on the highway but very quiet. There is a boardwalk along the beach right across the highway. The staff was very accommodating. The breakfast is bakery goodies which were delicious. I would definitely stay at the inn again.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room overlooks the ocean across the quiet roadway, which you can enjoy from a private sitting area out front. The staff was friendly and delivered a basic breakfast in a charming picnic basket. Keurig coffee in room, gas fireplace. Hot tub and outdoor fire pit. Unfortunately it rained the whole time so we couldn't take advantage of all the...

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West Hills
Reviewed 1 week ago

The inn was very cute. The location wasn't exactly the best in the world (located right next to the highway), but the inn is right across the street from the beach and the boardwalk. The continental breakfast basket was a very nice touch and was great to carry around to the beach for a picnic. The room was quiet and...

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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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  • 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: £106 - £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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“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
“Rooms in the back of the property might have less road noise”
 of 5 bubbles DrSandraB, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rm. 126 is full ocean view; road noise is OK. The rear units near the pool are near Hwy 1.”
 of 5 bubbles NormG838, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
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