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Cavalier Oceanfront Resort

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Full-service hotel, the only oceanfront resort property in San Simeon, situated 3 miles south of Hearst Castle.
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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County Airport62 km
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We have stayed at the Cavalier Resort before and looked forward to our return. We love the oceanfront vista, the fires at night on the bluff, the privacy and enjoyment of a balcony porch with a view out to the sea. Friendly staff, comfy bed, very good restaurant. The only demer
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We usually stay in Cambria but couldn't find anything available for a last minute reservation. We needed two rooms and the staff at Cavalier was very accommodating
to be sure the rooms were close together even though it was a very busy time & the hotel was fully booked. The roo
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This property has gone down hill since it severed its affiliation with Best Western. Some changes have been made, but they don't seem to be improvements. Just changes. Prices up. Quality down. The number of occupied rooms over the holiday weekend seemed down - evidence of less fo
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We have been staying at the Cavalier for years. They are super dog friendly, right on the beach. Great food at the restaurant (we prefer to stay in the room and have it delivered via room service) Glorious views of the beach from our balcony! Staff is very responsive.
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Sandy and I spent our 35 wedding anniversary at the Cavalier the same location that we spent our honeymoon. We spent the extra money and were on top of the water. Spent hours on the balcony with cocktails in our hand and a fire in the fireplace. The room was not new but still
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The 281 Ocean View King at the Cavalier Oceanfront Resort
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What room numbers had great ocean views?
My favorite is 278 or 277
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Do you have any 1 or 2 bedroom suites?
I assume they do but you need to contact the hotel
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Are there massage areas
The area is gorgeous but pretty remote I don't recall a spa. The hotel has amazing views and wonderful fire pits along the beach area.
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Are there laundry facilities?
There is a coin operated laundrette for guests and you can buy a roll of quarters from reception.
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Ca I plug in my Tesla overnight?
I did not see a clearly marked charging station but I would call to ask. The area is rather rural and it is quite a distance between towns as you go north.
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"you do not have to be on top of the water to see it, Rooms back a couple of hundred yards from the water are available."
"Room 279 is a great room, and $100 a night cheaper than an ocean front room, a little bit smaller balcony than others"
"try to get something close to the restaurant, or you will have to walk"
"Best Views are the King Bed Rooms. Rooms that face away from the main highway are quieter."
"Request a ground floor room if you have mobility issues. No elevator."
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PRICE RANGE
US$151 - US$311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
best western plus cavalier oceanfront hotel san simeonbest western san simeonsan simeon best western
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
BEST WESTERN PLUS Cavalier Oceanfront Resort
LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaSan Simeon
NUMBER OF ROOMS
90
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