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Silver Surf Motel

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9390 Castillo Dr, San Simeon, CA 93452-9727 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
2 Star accommodation
30 Sep1 Oct
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Stayed 2 nights. Convenient for highway 1 drive and Hearst Castle. Clean room with balcony overlooking grassy area though many rooms overlook roadway. Reception not staffed by particularly welcoming staff but room fine.

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Reviewed 5 August 2018

One night stay at this hotel was so-so. Average room size, on the hard side bed, no AC but has a ceiling fan. San Simeon has a cool weather in July thus maybe the reason why it does not have an AC. We had to...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2018

The room was clean and had nice finishes. Looks like it was recently renovated. Stall shower was a little tight. Very close to Hearst Castle, which was my objective. Office staff was pleasant and helpful. Don't be put off by the exterior - that needs...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2018

We stayed in the Silver Surf Motel to visit the Hearst Castle, and to see the Elephant Rookery. At check-in, the man at the desk offered us the choice of top or bottom floor. We took the top floor. We don't have any accessibility needs,...More

Thank abracabubble
Reviewed 1 August 2018

The room was spacious and clean. Older property, and it is very no frills. Indoor pool and spa, (we did not use them however). We were downstairs, and the people above were loud. Not unbearably loud, but you knew they were up there. we'd go...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$66 - US$249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Silver Surf Hotel San Simeon
Silver Surf San Simeon
United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Simeon
Traveller (188)
Room & Suite (74)
Pool & Beach (14)
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14 November 2016|
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Response from rumorsecho | Reviewed this property |
It's at 11 just make sure you don't get room 119 we had that room the last two times and the fridge does not work. We told the manager/owner after the first time we visit every six to eight weeks and was surprised to get the... More
24 July 2015|
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Response from vinylzappa192 | Reviewed this property |
Since my answer cannot include HTML or website links the email is silversurfatcablerocketcom
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27 June 2015|
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Response from Debra M | Reviewed this property |
No, it is a budget motel across the street from the beach. They do have an indoor pool and hot tub which I did not find inviting. The rooms were large and comfortable.
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"Don't upgrade for the fire place. It isn't worth it."
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"Comfortable. Clean.Sunshine onto deck in late afternoon. Very nice"
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"Ask for room with garden view from balcony on upper floor"
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"Call ahead, and chat up the manager."
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