Courtesy Inn - San Simeon

9450 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, United States, 93452  show map
 2 stars
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Courtesy Inn - San Simeon

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

 Meeting facilities

Business center

Overview

Courtesy Inn San Simeon is located in an entertainment area of San Simeon in close proximity to Hearst Castle, San Simeon State Park and Leffingwell Landing. The grand hotel was built in 1970 and refurbished in 2007.

Its location next to a tube station allows to see a gallery and a castle in San Simeon. The property is set within 6 km distance from the city center.

Quick access to entertainment venues and restaurants is provided.

The nearest bus stop is 500 meters away. The property is 65 minutes' drive from San Luis County Regional airport.

Rooms

Courtesy Inn San Simeon provides 61 guestrooms appointed with a microwave, individual climate control, a seating area, an iron with ironing board and TV with satellite channels for a pleasant stay in San Simeon. The guestrooms offer a luxurious interior and carpet floor.

Eat & Drink

A complimentary breakfast is served every morning. Guests can enjoy contemporary and italian snacks and meals in Best Western Cavalier Oceanfront Resort located 150 meters away.

A american breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

The hotel offers parking, a souvenir shop and an elevator and such services as room service, 24-hour reception and ironing service.

Relax

Courtesy Inn San Simeon provides a playroom, cribs and a pool for children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of rooms:   61.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Souvenir shop
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis

Services

  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's pool
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 10 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

9450 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, United States, 93452

Get directions
City Center
  • San Simeon
    5.3 km
Airports
  • San Luis County Regional Airport (SBP)
    61.9 km
  • Public (SMX)
    101.1 km
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • San Simeon Beach Bar & Grill (cuisine: American, Greek)
    60 m
  • Best Western Cavalier Oceanfront Resort (cuisine: Contemporary)
    100 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    61

Rooms and availability

Courtesy Inn San Simeon photos Room
Double Room
Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
Size: 250 m²
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Courtesy Inn - San Simeon San Simeon location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    9450 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, United States, 93452

    Get directions
    City Center
    • San Simeon
      5.3 km
    Airports
    • San Luis County Regional Airport (SBP)
      61.9 km
    • Public (SMX)
      101.1 km
    • Bus stop
      200 m
    Restaurants
    • San Simeon Beach Bar & Grill (cuisine: American, Greek)
      60 m
    • Best Western Cavalier Oceanfront Resort (cuisine: Contemporary)
      100 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2007
    • Number of rooms:
      61

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Pezzulos Restaurant - 100 m
    • San Simeon Beach & Pier - 3.9 km
    • Hearst Castle - 5.3 km
    • Elephant Seal Viewing Point - 10.7 km

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 5.2 km

    Parks

    • Leffingwell Landing - 3.3 km
    • San Simeon State Park - 8.6 km

    Oceanfront Areas

    • San Simeon - 500 m

    Local attractions

    • Leffingwell Landing - 4.0 km
      Cambria, CA
    • William Randolph Hearst Memorial Beach - 5.5 km
      750 Hearst Castle Road, San Simeon
    • Jade Cove - 13.5 km
      Highway 1, San Simeon
    • Moonstone Beach - 5.1 km
      Cambria, CA 93452
    • Piedras Blancas - 11.6 km
      15950 Cabrillo Highway, San Simeon

    Restaurants nearby

    • San Simeon Beach Bar & Grill - 60 m

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

      Cuisine: American, Greek

    • Big SUR California Cafe - 130 m

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

      61% likes this, based on 125 reviews

    • Manta Rey Restaurant - 200 m

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

      70% likes this, based on 121 reviews

    • Best Western Cavalier Oceanfront Resort - 100 m

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

      73% likes this, based on 213 reviews
      Cuisine: Contemporary
      Price Range: GBP 8 - GBP 23

    • Carriage Restaurant - 140 m

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

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2007
    • Number of rooms:
      61
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    Courtesy Inn Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Courtesy Inn

    Average guest rating

    7.4out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 114 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      6.6

      Indoor pool and hot tub are fine.

      When making the reservation, in the room description it said the room would have a microwave and a fridge, but it didn'T. I was told those are available only on additional cost and the hotel receptionist claimed Booked.net providing false information in the description. Our room for three people had towels only for two people.

    • Couple
      7.8

      good location for seeing Hearst Castle, inside pool

      the bed mattress was uncomfortable, the water level in the hot tub was inadequately low

    • Older travelers
      5.8

      location. Close to Hearst Castle. Easy access off US 1

      Facilities very old. Beds & pillows not at all comfortable. Rooms need updating!

    • Family with children
      6.6

      Close to San Simeon and Hearst Castle, clean, family room was extremely roomy and good value, made use of coin operated laundry facilities (dryer lasted long time for 75 cents and dried all our stuff, wash was $2 in quarters) swimming pool and spa pool were central, and very pleasant, tho showers and changing areas not so nice. Beds were comfy, and bathroom fine. Staff helpful when approached and friendly when passed around the motel. A good place for a stopover.

      A limited breakfast was offered but was not that good value or much choice- the alternative was to walk across the highway to the very popular, and rather pricey Cavalier Restaurant, but it served all our needs for breakfast and evening meal, with friendly service and good food.

    • Couple
      5.4

      Close to elephant seals view point

      Could be cleaner

    • Family with children
      5.0

      Location was great and the pool and spa were also nice. The fact that the pool and spa stay open until 10pm on Saturday nights is great.

      Moldy shower curtains, the telephone did not work, the remote did not work, the double sink was not usable because the small refridgerator was in the way and I could hear foot traffic at 1:45am from the room above and there was no way of getting the management to respond, as the phone did not work and when I called from my cell phone, staff did not answer.

    • Family with children
      5.4

      Close to the castle...that's about it.

      The staff was not overly friendly and the hot tub smelled like a restroom. Breakfast was non-existent and the bathroom shower sucked. We picked it for price and location...close to the castle. I would not stay there again unless I had to.

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      Convenience to the beach and family

      The web site offered a conteniental breakfast... No longer available, it should be pulled from site... Disappointing and deceptive

    • Family with children
      10.0

      The most important reason being it was close to our vacation outing of going to Heaarst Castle; and the price being most reasonable. Plus it was clean--the only thing that we did not like was that on the web page where I made the reservation--it stated that a continental breakfast was offered--when we arrived we were told that there was a $7.00 breakfast instead. Your web page needs to be corrected because it is not true. That was the only glitch in our travel. Thanks!

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      The staff was very friendly and professional. They assisted with all of my many questions. The place is adequate for an overnite stay. I appreciated the low price and availability during the busy summer season.

      I was surprised at the amenities. I am a retired manager from a 74 unit motel on the I-5. Amenities are the least of the expenses and the ones at this motel were horrible and scarce. Everything came in a katsup packet style container. The soap lasted for one person, one shower. That means that they are really trying to cut corners. This is one area that dosn't need cutting and wont break the bank, so to speak. Shame on the owners. Also, the place could use a new face lift. Decorations are from the 1970'S. Hopefully they save some of the money from the lack of soaps and remodel.

    • Single
      8.2

      room clean and comfortable

      bathroom fixtures/decor seemed "dated" considering the price of the room. However, everything functioned OK

    • Family with children
      9.6

      Very nice hotel, the best choice for staying one night while drving along No. 1 freeway.

    • Group of friends
      6.6

      Did not like being asked to sign a paper stating if any towels or bedding were stained I would be charged. I refused to sign. Sometimes makeup gets on washcloths - I did not want to be charged for them when they can be washed.

    • Family with children
      8.4

      The family room was huge with great facilities - a massive bed and 2 further double beds, a microwave and fridge, and an enormous tv. My teenage sons were delighted not to have to share a bed and we all enjoyed the space. It looked very unpromising from the outside so it was a nice surprise.

      The location is good in that it's the first bit of civilisation for about 100 miles after driving down route 1 , but San Simeon isnt a town, it's just a collection of hotels and unimpressive restaurants , overpriced for their captured audience. Had I known the area I would have tried to stay in Cambria, just up the road which is a proper town with a bigger selection of places to eat and is really attractive. However, after the long drive we did appreciate our lovely room.

    • Family with children
      5.4

      Jessica was a great person very friendly and helpful best customer service. Pool accommodates many people perfect for our large family trips. Loved the ocean view from our room.

      Unfortunately we ran into a very rude person at the reception desk when we went to check in the ladies name starts with a "b" cant remember her name though but worst hospitality & customer service.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Courtesy Inn - San Simeon San Simeon location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    9450 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, United States, 93452

    Get directions
    City Center
    • San Simeon
      5.3 km
    Airports
    • San Luis County Regional Airport (SBP)
      61.9 km
    • Public (SMX)
      101.1 km
    • Bus stop
      200 m
    Restaurants
    • San Simeon Beach Bar & Grill (cuisine: American, Greek)
      60 m
    • Best Western Cavalier Oceanfront Resort (cuisine: Contemporary)
      100 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2007
    • Number of rooms:
      61