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Naperville, Illinois
Reviewed 2 April 2015

This hotel is right across the street from Moonstone Beach with its boardwalk for great strolling along the ocean. The room is nicely appointed with a very comfortable bed and fireplace. The continental breakfast was adequate. Overall, this is a great place to stay. Next time I'd like to try the sister property Blue Dolphin Inn.

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Karen_Fyfe, General Manager at Sand Pebbles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Sand Pebbles Inn. It is so nice for our future guests to have a chance to hear from past guests. In addition to Blue Dolphin Inn, we have Moonstone Cottages, 3 freestanding unique cottages, and our family and budget-friendly property is Castle Inn.

Lake Forest, California
Reviewed 30 March 2015 via mobile

My wife and I really enjoyed our stay at the Sand Pepples Inn. The accommodations were very good....king-size, comfortable bed and the bathroom was just right, not too small and sufficient counter space for toiletries and cosmetics. We both noted how comfortable the bed pillows were and we discovered that they even see their pillows to their guests! The soft...

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Karen_Fyfe, General Manager at Sand Pebbles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Sand Pebbles Inn. We never intended to sell pillows, but we had so many requests that we had to accommodate them! We took great effort in selecting quality amenities and luxurious bedding so our guests could enjoy a great night's sleep...and the waves really make it the perfect combo for relaxation.

New Windsor, New York
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Spent two wonderful nights.Lovely,bright,sparkling clean room with an ocean view.Excellent mattress for a restful sleep? Very good breakfast selection,waffles,fresh fruit,oatmeal,and those delicious fresh and oh so light pastries.

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Karen_Fyfe, General Manager at Sand Pebbles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of Sand Pebbles Inn. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed our complimentary breakfast and the amenities...we know sleep is important so we have high quality bedding and mattresses and our ever-so-soft pillows make sleeping easy! And having the sounds of the ocean waves crashing ensures a great night's rest.

Hazel Green
Reviewed 26 March 2015

I loved this Inn. The décor is so clean and unique. I truly felt like I was visiting my best friend's house on the ocean. Lovely, clean, inviting from the minute you walked in the door. Comfortable bed, pillows, towels, a little microwave and refrigerator, coffee maker with teas, hot chocolate, and coffee, dark chocolate, chocolate chip cookies, a little...

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Karen_Fyfe, General Manager at Sand Pebbles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your delightful review of Sand Pebbles Inn. We really want our guests to have the finest amenities and the very best experience possible so we take care with the details and we always appreciate when that is noticed! Cambria does tend to go to bed early so our evenings are quiet and peaceful. Cambria is a great...

La Crescenta, California
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Have stayed at the Castle Inn (sister property) before this. That is a nice property. This one is definitely nicer. I will put on comparative perspective we had on this trip, we stayed at the Saint Francis in SF on this same trip...and the service and room were better here. There was a terrific upgrade for our very late arrival...

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Karen_Fyfe, General Manager at Sand Pebbles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your delightful review of Sand Pebbles Inn. We are very pleased that we compared so favorable to the San Francisco experience. Great customer service is where it all begins and we are always happy to hear that you had a good experience with our staff. Cambria is a lovely town and the perfect midway stop between San...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 March 2015

this is a really nice place to stay in Cambria. I strongly recommend it. great room with fireplace which added a great romantic touch. bed was really comfortable + the location is amazing. just cross the street and you are walking along the amazing moonstone beach. great restaurants within walking distance. free breakfast a plus! I will definitely return to...

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Karen_Fyfe, General Manager at Sand Pebbles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for this amazing review. We are always happy to hear that our guests had a great time with us. Being so close to the beach is a definite bonus. It is nice to be able to take a stroll along the beach just a few steps from your hotel. Our picnic breakfast is packed so you can enjoy...

Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

Truly a beautiful place. They've secured return customers. Our room was better than expected and the location was almost perfect. We will be back very soon. Same room! 218 was amazing! Very spacious and absolutely

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Karen_Fyfe, General Manager at Sand Pebbles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. We love regulars! Many of our guests find the perfect room for them and return year after year. Exceeding expectations is one of our favorite things to hear! We strive to provide everything our guests might need during their stay with us and we always love it when it all comes together like this....

Moorpark, California
Reviewed 2 March 2015

My husband and I have stayed here on numerous of occasions. We love it. It is a nice, clean and an enjoyable place to stay. The staff is very friendly and helpful. They have a nice continental breakfast with fresh waffles too. They are also pet friendly, which is great... always CLEAN!!!! We will definitely be back...again and again. :)

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Karen_Fyfe, General Manager at Sand Pebbles Inn, responded to this review

We really appreciate this amazing review. Our staff is wonderful and we really enjoy interacting with our guests and their four-legged furry families. Of course, when you are pet friendly, cleanliness is extra important and we are pleased we continue to live up to your expectations. We look forward to your next visit!

Kenosha,Wi
Reviewed 27 February 2015

Booked a nights stay at Sand Pebbles Inn because it was less than 10 minutes from Hearst Castle. Everything was as advertised, clean rooms, great location across from ocean with a wonderful Boardwalk taking you up and down the coast. Nice place to walk in the morning, drinking your coffee, viewing seals sunning themselves on the rocks. Breakfast was great...

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Karen_Fyfe, General Manager at Sand Pebbles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely description of your experience at Sand Pebbles Inn. We are pleased you and your family had such a good experience and that we met your expectations. This is a very special area and we love it when our guests get a chance to really explore the surrounding landscape. Did you see the zebras?

San Luis Obispo, California
Reviewed 27 February 2015

a great winter coupon brought me to sand pebbles inn and what a great find - location is wonderful, on moonstone drive - you can hear the waves at night with an open window - spotless, friendly staff, nice touches in room - fireplace, chocolate chip cookies, frig and microwave, nice toiletries - breakfast is generous and varied - hot...

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Karen_Fyfe, General Manager at Sand Pebbles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Sand Pebbles Inn. Cambria is a wonderful escape for locals and travelers. There is something undeniably amazing about the sounds of the ocean. We love providing the little touches that makes it special and we look forward to your return visit.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated atop Moonstone Beach, the rooms and accommodations at Sand Pebbles Inn are perfectly appointed for all types of travelers. Our location is situated right off famed California Highway One, and convenient for people traveling up or down this magnificent coastline. Families or friends will find our mid-scale boutique property wonderfully convenient to everything Cambria and the Central Coast has to offer, including world famous Hearst Castle, just ten minutes to the north. Our staff will happily share local knowledge to help you discover the lesser-known Cambria attractions. Our full oceanview rooms provide the most extensive views of the Pacific Ocean and Moonstone Beach. Most rooms have partial ocean views and are only steps from the two-mile boardwalk overlooking the beach, tide pools, and daring surfers. The property is tastefully appointed with coastal influences and treasures found on the beach. Settle into our pillowy soft beds and enjoy a movie from our collection of free titles. Laugh with your family as you play a game of Monopoly from our selection of board games. No matter what your reasons are for visiting Cambria, Sand Pebbles Inn will surely add to your experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sand Pebbles Inn

Address: 6252 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1804
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
Price Range: $230 - $453 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sand Pebbles Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Sand Pebbles Hotel Cambria
Sand Pebbles Cambria
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#1 Family Hotel in Cambria
#2 Romantic Hotel in Cambria
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“Ask for second story corner room for more windows overlooking the ocean.”
JarJar319, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We liked our room on the ground floor but I think any room would be desirable.”
RIB1128, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a room facing the sea”
Purpur22, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a room upstairs towards the beach; we liked 212.”
Kathy984, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 119 is our favorite with a patio that faces the ocean for a full, unobstructed view of the most magnificent sunsets. Room 117 is second, and 118 is third. All 3 rooms have a patio with a full ocean view.”
, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
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