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Santa Clarita, California
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Everyone here is extremely pleasant and attentive to your needs. The room is comfortable and clean, and is across the street from the ocean and moonstone beach walkway. Great to leave the windows open at night to hear the ocean crashing on the rocks. Comfortable beds, fridge in room, good tv channel selection. Has a pool (didn't go in). Fast...

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Goshen, New York
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We stayed 1 night at the Castle Inn, It was our midway stop from LA to San Francisco. The Inn was very nice and reasonably priced. I thought the beds were super comfortable. The location was perfect. There is a boardwalk right across the road where you can walk along the ocean. The views and sunset were spectacular. The Castle...

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Gilbert, Arizona
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

This is a great spot to enjoy the beaches. Just cross the road that serves the hotel and you are in the boardwalk. The rooms are spacious and have the basic amenities including a fridge. A basic, but good continental breakfast was included. Bed was comfortable. A great place to rest after a day at the beaches and or wine...

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Daly City
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We enjoyed our stay at Castle Inn. Our room was clean and comfortable, although the bathroom was kinda small and tight. Staff were friendly and accommodating. Breakfast was delicious with hot waffles! Beautiful location right across the road to the beach and coastal trails. A short drive to see the elephant seals and Hearst Castle. Overall a nice getaway!!!

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kaneohe
Reviewed 4 July 2016

The location of this inn is right across the ocean and its walkway. The lawn chairs on the property provides a great place to sit and take in the view. It's a short drive to San Simeon and a cute Main Street. This place is very clean, I noticed the staff always cleaning rooms, stacking furniture in order to vacuum...

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Karen_Fyfe, General Manager at Castle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Castle Inn. There is occasionally trouble with the wifi due to our remote location, and unfortunately, it is beyond our control although we are constantly search for better ways to provide service for our guests. This is something all of the hotels on Moonstone Beach can experience and as better choices are available, we...

Copster Green Lancashire UK
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Arrived in Cambria, and tried a few places along Moonstone Beach Drive, this had the best room & a good price. Interesting that most of the places to stay along this road are owned by just 2 people. Nice pool area, chairs to sit out on to watch the amazing sunsets, breakfast was good.

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 July 2016

'California Dreamin' A hotel (town) referral on TripAdvisor directed from staying in San Simeon to Cambria, and the recommendation was a good one. As I was driving enroute to San Francisco and touring the Hearst Castle, I chose to stay one night. Upon searching the listings I came across the Castle Inn. An unassuming hotel with outdoor pool, free parking,...

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Campbell, California
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We wanted to stay in Cambria for 2 nights and decided to try this place - we had a great time! It has good service, great views and is very clean and comfy. Beds are soft. It is in an awesome location as Moonstone beach is just a quick walk away. The breakfast is fairly basic, but good for the...

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Atascadero, California
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Lovely setting right across the road from the Pacific Ocean. Room immaculate; however, no frills. Comfortable bed, two chairs, one table, tv, refrigerator and coffee maker. No artwork, no need. The art is a short walk right outside, across the street. Would definitely return. Best value for Moonstone Beach.

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Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Castle inn is located right next to the beautiful Moonstone Beach. Although pretty basic, the inn was very clean and the continental breakfast was more than sufficient. Very friendly staff at reception. Would stay here again and recommend it to others.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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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)
It was one of the very first motels built along the Cambria coast when cattle still roamed on Moonstone Beach Drive. The property boasts one of the best geographical locations on the beach. Right in front of the lodge are amazing tide pools to discover sealife, gorgeous lookouts, Leffingwell Landing Park and a wide-open beach upon which to stroll. The grounds at the Inn are broad and situated with comfortable sitting areas for enjoyable ocean viewing and people-watching. All of the guestrooms offer views of the ocean, but the upstairs rooms provide an excellent vantage point to watch the daily sunsets. The rooms at Castle Inn are simple but more than adequate to provide a wonderful stay at the beach. It is our intention to make the property one of the best values along Moonstone Beach and a great option for families. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castle Inn

Address: 6620 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1812
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
Price Range: $172 - $326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Castle Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Castle Inn By The Sea Hotel Cambria
Castle Hotel Cambria
Castle Motel Cambria
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Cambria
#8 Romantic Hotel in Cambria
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“Try for a second floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles 270benniep, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Great view of the ocean with an upgraded room. ”
 of 5 bubbles yvonlee, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No mircrowave”
 of 5 bubbles kimberlyl204, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were in room 8 and it was nice. The water pressure was on and off.”
 of 5 bubbles laffing2016, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“You can see the ocean from the first floor as well as the second. I think they charge more for the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles He1ena, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
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