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Pelican Inn & Suites

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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Be one with the sea at our coastal retreat, located just off scenic Highway 1, the gateway to Big Sur. Our Cambria vacation packages offer a variety of ways to simply let go and relax on the shores of Moonstone Beach. Indulge in pampering seaside accommodations with private terraces and spectacular ocean views and enjoy hot breakfast every morning, among other perks. Our hotel provides easy access to beautiful beaches, renowned wineries, exquisite eateries and even the legendary Hearst Castle, the inspiration behind the movie Citizen Kane.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free parking
Breakfast included
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
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Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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We are repeat patrons of the Pelican Inn. Moonstone Beach is my favorite place to vacation. We enjoyed The Pelican Inn's spacious room with a separate sitting area. The beds are comfortable and bedding so soft. The hot breakfast included options of eggs, ham, sausage, bacon,
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Hotel's Favorite
My husband and I did a road trip over Christmas and decided that we wanted to stay in Cambria. We had multiple options for Hotels in the area and chose the Pelican Inn because they are part of the Pacifica Group. Our wonderful but short stay began upon check it. We met Chris,
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Response from June K, General Manager at Pelican Inn & Suites
Responded 1 Jan 2019
Happy New Year Carol, Thank you so much for your wonderful and Kind Review not only of The Pelican Suites but also recognizing our hard working staff. Moonstone beach has become a favorite get away for those that have discovered the area. Pacifica has some nice options as far as accommodations up and down the coast, so happy that you chose The Pelican. Hurry Back Soon June Kuglin General Manager
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Beautiful. A treat for my birthday. The weather, view and blooms were so awesome. Will be back many times in the future. There is a wooden walking path along the ocean. We always try to stay in ocean front rooms. Have patios where you can sit out and watch the ocean.
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We enjoyed our stay here. We were in room #104 and had a great view of the ocean. The room was comfortable and clean and had a fireplace which was nice. We had easy access for the boardwalk and the beach where we spent a lot of time looking for and finding moonstones. We also
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Response from June K, General Manager at Pelican Inn & Suites
Responded 4 days ago
Thank you for taking the time to review the The Pelican Inn & Suites. We appreciate your positive comments. We strive to exceed our guest’s expectations and are very happy to hear that you enjoyed staying with us as much as we enjoyed having you. We loved that you shared your story on TripAdvisor! It has become the premiere location for travel research internationally,and your feedback help us to reach out to travelers that we would otherwise not have the opportunity to host. Thank you again for being our guest and we look forward to your next visit! Kind Regards, June Kuglin, General Manager
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We had a suite overlooking the ocean, great view, nicely furnished. Our receptionist, June, was very helpful in explaining things to do and providing advise on restaurants to visit. Complementary breakfast was great. Will visit again.
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Response from June K, General Manager at Pelican Inn & Suites
Responded 4 days ago
Dear Ricardo, It is great to hear that you had a wonderful stay with us! The entire staff takes pride in providing the best possible experience for our guests and we appreciate the feedback. We will look forward to welcoming you back! Warm regards, June Kuglin, General Manager
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Curtains sheers shredded and torn.
Main curtains with holes.
Room with sunken living area.
Room with sunken living area.
Is their air con in all rooms?
Good Morning, Pelican like most properties on the Famous Moonstone Beach does not have AC, all rooms however do have Fireplaces to cozy up to on those crisp days and nights. The Central Coast is known for the cooler days and nights. Average weather is in the 60's and 70's.
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Do all the rooms have jetted bathtubs?
I'm pretty sure it depends on your room type.
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What brand toiletries are provided?
Bigelow... it is!
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What room did you have or would you suggest?
Room 104!! Ground floor, full-ocean view, and parking lot next to the room!
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"When traveling with children select a room on the ground floor so as not to disturb other guests when children run around."
"Make sure to check recent reviews."
"Pay the increased price to get a front suite will full ocean view."
"Several of the king and queen suites have a nice veranda with great ocean views."
"Be sure to pick the suites which look right out onto the ocean. The second floor has a nice balcony."
US$153 - US$308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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