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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here two nights. Had a nice spacious room at back side. Good location next to sea and nice walking path. Good to sea sunset. Rooms have fireplace and coffee. Tea in reception. Breakfast was fine.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our arrival wasn't very welcoming....it was ok. There were a few staff attending to us and some were great, others not so. The rooms were incredibly bare but clean and aesthetically pleasing. Mine was fine but my friend's smelt musty and had condensation on the bathroom windows. She said she found it difficult to sleep and the smell woke her...

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FogCatcherGM, General Manager at FogCatcher Inn, responded to this review

Dear IamPrincessSparkles, We appreciate you taking the time to share about your experience at the FogCatcher Inn. I apologize that the hotel wasn't to your liking. I hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back again and ensure your stay is a much more enjoyable one. Please feel free to contact me directly anytime. Thank you, Courtney Hosting General...

Walnut Cove, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed here many times and decided to come up to do some writing without distraction. I requested an ocean view room. The rooms at the Fogcatcher are always beautifully maintained. The ocean rooms do allow a view of Moonstone Beach, which is located directly across a small road. You can hear the waves all night. It has a...

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FogCatcherGM, General Manager at FogCatcher Inn, responded to this review

Dear Donna, Thanks for joining us again and again. We couldn't be happier to hear that you love the FogCatcher! All of us do our best to make sure our guests are comfortable and we are glad to hear the staff did just that. We appreciate you taking the time to tell others about your many experiences at FogCatcher. We...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a sweet, clean, small inn with a pleasant staff. The rooms are large. Ours had a gas fireplace. Yummy cookies are available in the afternoon. The breakfast was delicious, especially the salsa, waffles, and eggs. The location on the coast is ideal.

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FogCatcherGM, General Manager at FogCatcher Inn, responded to this review

Dear Jackie, Thanks so much for joining us! All of us at FogCatcher Inn are just delighted to see that you enjoyed the hotel and its amenities. All of our rooms have fireplaces so each and every guest can enjoy them. We hope to welcome you back again! We will have breakfast and cookies ready for your return. All the...

Westbrook, CT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Inn is directly across from the ocean and the mile long boardwalk in Cambria. The walk is not to be missed. The rooms are nicely done, up-to-date. Two notes.... 1. Try to reserve an oceanfront room and ask for the second nod floor . The view is much better from there. 2. The rooms are heated by charming gas...

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FogCatcherGM, General Manager at FogCatcher Inn, responded to this review

Dear 2peripatetics, We are glad to hear you enjoyed FogCatcher's location. Thanks for recommending our ocean view rooms to other travelers. The view is truly wonderful! There's nothing like warming up by the fireplace on the cool winter days. We do our best to make all of our guests as comfortable as possible and are happy to provide many requested...

Horsham, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Make this stop to a locally owned coffee and espresso shop because it is so uniquely Pacifica. Buy your Java and fresh baked bagel or pastry. Eat outside at a cafe table and watch the surfers unpack their cars. Better yet, pack your morning treat " to go". Walk out front door and make a left toward the Pacific. Cross...

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FogCatcherGM, General Manager at FogCatcher Inn, responded to this review

Dear Blueheron52, Thanks for sharing with others how they can make the most out of our ocean front location. We hope to see you next time you're in the area and look forward to welcoming you back. All the best, Courtney Hosting General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great view of the ocean during the day. Even without the ocean view room you could still "hear" the waves crashing from your room. The room was great but not too crazy about the fire place. We stayed on a very cold night. To have a fire burning all night you think it would put off more heat. Still a...

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FogCatcherGM, General Manager at FogCatcher Inn, responded to this review

Dear Jasmine, We are so happy to hear that the full, complimentary breakfast made your stay well worth it! We hope to have you're able to join us again in the future. It has been a little colder than usual lately. In the summer you will be able to enjoy the nice ocean breeze in addition to the great view....

Whitefish, Montana
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our stay at this hotel during the off season. The room smelled wonderful and was very clean. The fireplace was a wonderful touch to enjoy. The location of the hotel is right across the street from Moonstone Beach. It was nice being able to wake up in the early morning and take a quiet walk on the beach....

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FogCatcherGM, General Manager at FogCatcher Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mick, Thanks for joining us for a cozy weekend in Cambria! We appreciate you taking the time to share about your stay. We are so happy to hear the hotels amenities and location made your stay so enjoyable. We look forward to welcoming you back for another wonderful weekend soon! Please call the hotel for your reservations so we...

Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We Loved our stay at this hotel. We stayed in an ocean view room that had a pullout couch for our kids. Loved that the bedroom was separated from living room. Being able to close a door for privacy from the kids usually ends up costing quite a bit more but not at this wonderful hotel. It's directly across the...

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FogCatcherInn_AGM, Manager at FogCatcher Inn, responded to this review

Dear nelllypnelson, Thank you for taking the time to write about your recent stay at the Fogcatcher Inn. We are happy that you and your family were able to enjoy our heated pool and Jacuzzi even though it was raining, the hot complimentary breakfast and comfortable room with the beautiful view of the ocean. We do our best to ensure...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The rooms was beautiful! It was big and the bed was huge. The bed was comfortable but the sheets are a little bit rough. It was exceptionally noticeable since it was a cold time but otherwise, we slept very well on that bed. The fireplace was magnificent! It really kept us warm during the winter nights. We stayed there for...

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FogCatcherGM, General Manager at FogCatcher Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for choosing the FogCatcher! We are so happy to hear you had an amazing weekend and we were able to meet your expectations of a tranquil trip! The hotels location is truly spectacular. We hope to welcome you back next time you're looking for a relaxing weekend. Let us know when you'd like to join us again...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideal for romantic getaways, families and groups, FogCatcher Inn is located within easy reach of the Hearst Castle, the Piedras Blancas Elephant Seal Rookery, an assortment of wineries and beautiful Moonstone Beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about FogCatcher Inn

Address: 6400 Moonstone Beach Drive, Cambria, CA 93428-1808
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
Price Range: $217 - $433 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — FogCatcher Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Fogcatcher Hotel Cambria
Fog Catcher Inn Cambria
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Cambria
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Cambria
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cambria
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“The inn is not inexpensive but fairly priced for the area. The rooms are modern, but the overall setting retains its older charm.”
 of 5 bubbles donnac557, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Reserve a second floor oceanfront room. They're awfully nice.”
 of 5 bubbles 2peripatetics, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Most rooms have views of the Pacific Ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles jill_yelling, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I had a corner suite and could see the sunset ....beautiful !”
 of 5 bubbles , 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Anything up front affords a view of the ocean surf.”
 of 5 bubbles 826keny, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
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