Silver Surf Motel - San Simeon

9390 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, United States, 93452  show map
 2 stars
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Silver Surf Motel - San Simeon

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Picnic area/ Tables

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa & wellness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

The business Silver Surf Motel is placed within walking distance to the beachfront. Silver Surf Motel has been welcoming guests to its non-smoking rooms since 1968.

The property offers good location at a close proximity to San Simeon State Park, Nit Wit Ridge and Hearst Castle. Guests can get to San Simeon city center, which is 6 km away.

The hotel is easy access to the local beach in San Simeon.

San Luis County Regional airport can be reached in 65 minutes by car from Silver Surf Motel.

Rooms

Silver Surf Motel provides guestrooms appointed with individual climate control, a personal computer, satellite TV, coffee/tea makers and a refrigerator. Some rooms have the ocean view. They offer private bathrooms with a hairdryer and a shower.

Eat & Drink

San Simeon Beach Bar & Grill and Best Western Cavalier Oceanfront Resort are located within 150 meters away.

Services

Silver Surf Motel provides guesets with 24-hour front desk, shopping service and newspaper service.

Relax

Silver Surf Motel delights guests with a wellness center and a hot tub.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   72.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Souvenir shop
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of USD 20 per person per night in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 6 may stay at the price of USD 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

9390 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, United States, 93452

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City Center
  • San Simeon
    3.4 mi
Airports
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Big SUR California Cafe
    300 ft
  • Carriage Restaurant
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    72

Rooms and availability

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King Room
Bed type: King-size bed
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A small fridge, microwave, and tea and coffee-making facilities are provided in this room. A seating area with a cable TV is featured.

Room facilities
    Silver Surf Motel photos Room
    King Room Fireplace
    Bed type: King-size bed
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    A seating area with a fireplace and cable TV is featured in this room. A small fridge, microwave, and coffee and tea-making facilities are also provided.

    Room facilities
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      Queen Room 2 Queen Beds
      Bed type: 2 King-size beds
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      A small fridge, microwave, and tea and coffee-making facilities are provided in this room. A seating area with a cable TV is featured.

      Room facilities
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        Deluxe Single Room Balcony
        Bed type: King-size bed
        Size: 250 sq. feet
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        This single room features a seating area and microwave

        Room facilities
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          Double Room 2 Double Beds
          Bed type: Double beds
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          A small fridge, microwave, and tea and coffee-making facilities are provided in this room. A seating area with a cable TV is featured.

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            Silver Surf Motel photos Room
            Queen Room
            Bed type: King-size bed
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            A small fridge, microwave, and tea and coffee-making facilities are provided in this room. A seating area with a cable TV is featured.

            Room facilities

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Silver Surf Motel - San Simeon San Simeon location
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              Hotel Address:

              9390 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, United States, 93452

              Get directions
              City Center
              • San Simeon
                3.4 mi
              Airports
              • Bus stop
                700 ft
              Restaurants
              • Big SUR California Cafe
                300 ft
              • Carriage Restaurant
                300 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2009
              • Number of rooms:
                72

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • Pezzulos Restaurant - 400 ft
              • San Simeon Beach & Pier - 2.4 mi
              • Hearst Castle - 3.4 mi
              • Elephant Seal Viewing Point - 6.7 mi

              Popular areas

              • City Center - 3.3 mi

              Parks

              • Leffingwell Landing - 2.1 mi
              • San Simeon State Park - 5.3 mi

              Oceanfront Areas

              Local attractions

              • Leffingwell Landing - 2.4 mi
                Cambria, CA
              • William Randolph Hearst Memorial Beach - 3.4 mi
                750 Hearst Castle Road, San Simeon
              • Jade Cove - 8.4 mi
                Highway 1, San Simeon
              • Moonstone Beach - 3.1 mi
                Cambria, CA 93452
              • Piedras Blancas - 7.3 mi
                15950 Cabrillo Highway, San Simeon

              Restaurants nearby

              • Big SUR California Cafe - 300 ft

                Address: 9290 Castillo Dr
                Phone: 805-927-5258

                65% likes this, based on 109 reviews

              • Best Western Cavalier Oceanfront Resort - 500 ft

                Address: 9415 Hearst Dr.
                Phone: 805-927-4688

                71% likes this, based on 219 reviews
                Cuisine: Contemporary
                Price Range: USD 11 - USD 31

              • Manta Rey Restaurant - 500 ft

                Address: 9240 Castillo Dr
                Phone: 805-924-1032

                73% likes this, based on 120 reviews

              • Carriage Restaurant - 300 ft

                Address: 9290 Castillo Dr
                Phone: (805) 927-8607

              • San Simeon Beach Bar & Grill - 400 ft

                Address: 9520 Castillo Dr
                Phone: 805-927-4604

                Cuisine: American, Greek

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2009
              • Number of rooms:
                72
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              Silver Surf Motel Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Silver Surf Motel

              Average guest rating

              7.2out of 10
              Very good
              Based on 207 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Location
              8.0
              Rooms
              8.0
              Service
              8.0
              Value
              10.0
              Dining
              6.0

              Guest reviews

              • Couple
                4.2

                Location near the beach and right next to the highway. Our room and bath were clean and relatively spacious. We had a window in the bathroom and a balcony towards the green atrium. The towels were good. Vending machines and ice cubes available.

                The price was way too high for the weird neighborhood. We felt absolutely not safe or welcome here. Maybe it's better if you speak spanish. No grocery store in range (just a really pricy mini mart with poor selection). Strange staff, not friendly. My bedside lamp was broken and could not be replaced in 2 days. The ice box in the fridge melted our icecream. We could not shorten our stay because they would not have refunded our money.

              • Older travelers
                9.6

                very relaxed and spacious

                Don't bother with the $5 breakfast deal, too crowded, opens late, not vaule for money.

              • Group of friends
                6.2

                Staff was friendly, Nice lawn area. Lots of hot water. No distubance at night.

                After booking, they would not honor our reservation and tried to break it, until they were threatened by Booked.net with having to pay for the replacement reservation. The extra trouble they caused me (rebooking somewhere else) then changing their mind and making me cancel the alternate reservation was inexcusable and set the tone for my stay. The location set the price, not the quality of the motel. Nowhere else would such a mediocre hotel cost so much.

              • Family with children
                4.6

                Location

                It smelled old and like chemicals. It was loud. The bed was not comfortable. It needed updating

              • Family with children
                8.2

                large and comfortable room

                1) no elevator for second floor 2) no breakfast

              • Group of friends
                9.2

                It's not exactly luxury quarters, but it was fine for our needs, reasonably priced and located near Hearst Castle. Just what we'd hoped for.

              • Group of friends
                7.0

                I needed a place to stay on my 2-day trip from la north to San Simion and back the following day.

                Very much over priced compared to the motels I booked on my 2-week trip out west from New York. The motel was nice--no complaints. Supply and Demand -- correct!!! Luckily, I was able to cover my financially- challenged travel mates.

              • Group of friends
                7.4

                Good location, close to the Hearst Castle.

              • Group of friends
                8.2

                The friendliness of the staff, the ambient and cleanliness of my room.

                The fact that was no breakfast included.

              • Family with children
                5.8

                The pool and spa facilities didn't seem completely clean, though I'm not sure since we went at night. Also, our room was too hot even though the in-room temperature control system was turned off and it was cool outside.

              • Older travelers
                8.8

                Very good location if you are visiting Hearst Castle. Various breakfast and meal options within walking distance.

              • Older travelers
                7.4

                We had a fairly large room with a view over the misty ocean. The WiFi worked ok. It was quiet. We got good value for our money.

                Coffee in the room is for one person only (or you can split one bag in two). As I am personally not fond of coffee it was no problem for us. You need to carry your luggage to the second floor. There is no ramp.

              • Group of friends
                10.0

                The desk clerk was very helpful when my friend and I realized that we had booked our room for the wrong night (the next night). He found a room for us and we had no problem. We enjoyed our stay, being close to the ocean and such lovely scenery. The hotel's price was great.

              • Older travelers
                5.0

                Most important thing were finding a motel that accepts pet.

                Only thing that would improve in your hotel experience for other guest would be the designated area for pets only. Eventhough, there were signs on the wall for rules. For example, no bycicle ridding or running around the area but there were plenty of that. Thus, it made our experience less enjoyble. Furthermore, we did not get room clean the next day, I strongly recommended more effiency in housekeeping.

              • Older travelers
                8.2

                We stayed because of Location close to hearst castle, an enjoyed our stay

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Silver Surf Motel - San Simeon San Simeon location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              9390 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, United States, 93452

              Get directions
              City Center
              • San Simeon
                3.4 mi
              Airports
              • Bus stop
                700 ft
              Restaurants
              • Big SUR California Cafe
                300 ft
              • Carriage Restaurant
                300 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2009
              • Number of rooms:
                72