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Las Vegas, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are very few hotel rooms that look out directly on the ocean and that provide the sight and sounds of the surf. Add in a fireplace in the room and this provides a unique experience. Recommended wholeheartedly and without reservations for any traveler.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the hotel. Clean rooms and friendly staff. There is not much in the immediate area for restaurants but the fireplaces on the beach were perfect for relaxing and catching up with friends. I will definitely be back.

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Vienna, Virginia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While most things are standard in this hotel, the location close to the ocean, and close to the Hearst Castle, makes this an attractive place. We had a nice morning walk down by the beach. A fire pit was in operation at night. Clean, standard rooms, but with very slow internet connection. There is a restaurant just next door to...

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Thank Reslysten54
Turlock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Greatly arranged rooms, easy to accommodate a group of women and all the rooms have great views. There are several bonfires lit each evening to enjoy out by the ocean and the beach is perfect for an early morning run or walk

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Thank Brandi L
San Diego
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 2 nights here while visiting Hearst Castle, and it is deserving of the Plus designation. We had a ground floor patio room with a nice view of the coast. The room had a fireplace, 2 easy chairs and table, ceiling fan, and a minibar with a sink, fridge, and coffeemaker. The bathroom was functional and updated with the...

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Berkley, Michigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent one night here and wish our schedule would have permitted another night. The hotel is situated right on the water. The hotel allowed us to check in early, which we appreciated as we had been traveling all morning. Our room was clean and well stocked with a mini bar and a fireplace with ample wood for a cozy...

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Thousand Oaks, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love this hotel and have stayed there many times for at least 20 years! The location is great, we love to be able to walk on the beach. Love hearing the crashing waves to put us to sleep! With a fireplace in the room it is cozy and romantic. Always clean and employees are especially friendly and accommodating! I...

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Thank Marilyn R
Franklin, Tennessee
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped in for one night to see Hearst Castle. While Hearst was 'ok', had we known it was such a small town, we would have breezed on through. Customer service was superb. Our room was dated and didn't care for the bathroom window (although coated) at street level where people walked. Bed in need of replacement. I couldn't even...

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Genarro M, General Manager at Cavalier Oceanfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us and for the compliment on our team’s customer service. While that was fantastic to hear I would like to apologize for the issues with the room itself. This experience is certainly not what you should expect at the Cavalier. I will be addressing these issues internally at once to ensure future...

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This past summer we drove Pacific Coast Highway and this was just an overnight stop, but what a wonder place it was! They have bonfires on the beach at night and the customer service was top notch. Next time, we plan on making this a two day stop and just enjoy that area a little more.

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Thousand Oaks, Ca., United States
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was really looking forward to returning to the BW Cavalier Inn after 8 years. I was greeted by a young inexperienced snotty hotel clerk named Kyla. She asked me when I walked in with my res. if I was checking OUT! I said, NO I'm checking in. She said rudely "Its a little early for that!" I said when...

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Genarro M, General Manager at Cavalier Oceanfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing some details of your recent stay with us. We always value the feed back from our guest and the experiences they have. Our guest service agents strive for excellent service experiences for our guest regardless of if they are requesting early check-in or not. Clearly our first agent did not achieve this on your recent visit....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Full-service hotel, the only oceanfront resort property in San Simeon, situated 3 miles south of Hearst Castle. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cavalier Oceanfront Resort

Address: 9415 Hearst Drive, San Simeon, CA 93452-9724 (Formerly BEST WESTERN PLUS Cavalier Oceanfront Resort)
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Simeon
Price Range: $194 - $383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cavalier Oceanfront Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 90
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Cavalier Oceanfront Hotel San Simeon
Best Western San Simeon
San Simeon Best Western
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in San Simeon
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“If asking for a double, ask for rooms at the end with the ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles outoftowners99, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view rooms have balcony. Very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles beachy15, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles 91brandil, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were upstairs and did not have any trouble with noise.”
 of 5 bubbles J4923RUmichelleh, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get the rooms that face directly at the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles P9555RBjamesg, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
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