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Alicante, Spain
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Cheapest in area, short sleep and 24h checkin was the deciding to choose this place. Also receptionist Andrea on the phone was very helpful ... shame she wasn't there for our stay;) Very basic, shower ROOM more like car wash, but clean and rather newish rooms and equipment. No coffee or tea and only with 10% discount you can buy...

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Chile
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed here many times, usually for one or two nights, on our way to or from Big Sur. It is basic, spartan, as all hotels in this chain are, but perfectly adequate if all you want is a place to rest for one night. Yes, it lacks many things that are considered standard in other, pricier, chain motels,...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean spacious rooms, well equipped, convenient to Hearst Castle. Second floor, west facing rooms have a view of the beach. No free breakfast, but coffee/tea is available.Would return if in the area again.

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Mohave Valley, Arizona
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We pulled into motel 6 in San Simeon to get out of the torrential downpour that we were driving in on our way up the coast. Our room was clean and had 2 beds and cable TV. We were traveling with our teenage daughter, so we paid for the premium WiFi, which was 4.99 for 24 hours. They gave us...

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Bunbury, Australia
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This is a chain group. This hotel between San Francisco and LA is a great stop over to break the drive up. This was the cheapest motel we stayed in and is great value for the basic bead and shower. It was clean and had everything you needed free parking and restaurants nearby.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 4 January 2017

the rooms look good with basic amenities. there is good parking area. they have provided limited toileteries and may not be enough for a family. for one night stay, it is a good peaceful location. there is restaurant as an annexe, which serves food and drinks. Please note that this motel do not serve free breakfast. one has to go...

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 11 December 2016

I had never stayed at a Motel 6 before. The room was far more pleasant and comfortable than we expected, although without many amenities. Make sure you bring your own toiletries. You do have to go up some stairs to get to all rooms. Given the location of this hotel I would consider the price to be a bargain. Because...

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Bakersfield, California
Reviewed 13 November 2016

It has been awhile since I last stayed at a Motel 6. It was in San Diego,10-12 years ago. I remember it as an acceptable alternative. Last friday, Nov. 11th, I decided to go the beach. I was sick and tired of the election and pissed off at workers who voted for Trump and regretted it. I was debating whether...

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6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 San Simeon, responded to this review

Gerry, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. Motel 6 standards for quality rest on our promise to offer the lowest price of any national chain by delivering the essential elements of a comfortable room for a satisfying stay, for this reason we apologize for the disappointment you describe with the expectations of amenities. We encourage you...

Reviewed 17 October 2016

Very basic but bearably clean. Was Adequate for a single night stop. Convenient restaurant located on the premises. Friendly front office staff. Good location on the Pacific Highway (Hwy-1) near Hearst Castle. $120 price is on the high side for what is on offer.

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Opelika, Alabama
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Although this area is beautiful, the hotels aren't. For the price you pay in this area you get bare minimum. The hotel is very basic. You park in the rear and must descend stairs with your luggage to make your way to your room. The hallways are dimly lit and uninviting. The room is no frills. The towels are hotel...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motel 6 San Simeon - Hearst Castle Area is 6 miles from Hearst Castle and across the street from the ocean! Some rooms offer a partial view of the ocean. Enjoy our on-site restaurant, outdoor pool and smoke free rooms. Wi-Fi is available for a fee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 6 San Simeon

Address: 9070 Castillo Dr, SR 1/Cabrillo Highway at Vista Del Mar exit, San Simeon, CA 93452-9726
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Simeon
Price Range: $81 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 San Simeon 2*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Motel 6 San Simeon Hotel San Simeon
Motel 6 San Simeon Hearst Castle Area
Motel Six San Simeon
San Simeon Motel 6
San Simeon Motel Six
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in San Simeon
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“peaceful room”
 of 5 bubbles vaida17, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Second floor, otherwise on the parking lot side you've got headlights waking you up at 6am.”
 of 5 bubbles MicDelp, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Make sure there are not any maintenance issues before you commit to a room”
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“Some upper rooms have a view of the ocean”
 of 5 bubbles 660kennethc, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“first floor, the second floor is one flight down from the parking lot and then one flight up.”
 of 5 bubbles derbusa, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
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