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Tuscan Villa - #ss2

Tuscan Villa - #ss2

San Simeon, CA
3.5 km from Elephant Seal Rookery
An outdoor tennis court is featured at this villa, along with barbecue grills.
$49
San Simeon Lodge

San Simeon Lodge

2.5 out of 5.0 9520 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, CA
3.3/5
(12 Reviews)
7.9 km from Elephant Seal Rookery
This motel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Enjoy the fitness center and perks like free self parking and free WiFi. A business center, a terrace, and a garden are also on offer.
$119
Cavalier Oceanfront Resort

Cavalier Oceanfront Resort

3.5 out of 5.0 9415 Hearst Drive, San Simeon, CA
4.6/5
(17 Reviews)
8.0 km from Elephant Seal Rookery
This smoke-free hotel features 2 outdoor pools, a fitness center, and a restaurant. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas and free Internet in public areas. Free self parking, a coffee shop, and a terrace are also offered.
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Courtesy Inn San Simeon

Courtesy Inn San Simeon

2.0 out of 5.0 9450 Castillo Dr, San Simeon, CA
3/5
(13 Reviews)
8.0 km from Elephant Seal Rookery
This motel features an indoor pool and a spa tub. WiFi in public areas is free. A safe deposit box and laundry facilities are also provided.
$69
Sands by The Sea

Sands by The Sea

2.0 out of 5.0 9355 Hearst Dr, San Simeon, CA
3.8/5
(14 Reviews)
8.0 km from Elephant Seal Rookery
A restaurant and an indoor pool are featured at this motel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Guests will appreciate freebies like continental breakfast and free self parking.
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Brook's Beach Retreat- #ss6

Brook's Beach Retreat- #ss6

San Simeon, CA
8.2 km from Elephant Seal Rookery
Situated on the beach, this historic condo building is within a 5-minute walk of Cambria State Marine Park and San Simeon State Park. San Simeon Nature Preserve and William Randolph Hearst State Park are also within 3 mi (5 km).
$50
Silver Surf Motel

Silver Surf Motel

2.0 out of 5.0 9390 Castillo Dr, San Simeon, CA
3.9/5
(7 Reviews)
8.1 km from Elephant Seal Rookery
This motel features a rooftop terrace and a spa tub. WiFi in public areas is free. A business center, a terrace, and a garden are also on offer.
$47
Days Inn by Wyndham San Simeon

Days Inn by Wyndham San Simeon

2.0 out of 5.0 9280 Castillo Dr, San Simeon, CA
3.1/5
(20 Reviews)
8.1 km from Elephant Seal Rookery
A spa tub, free self parking, and laundry facilities are featured at this hotel. Guests will appreciate free perks like continental breakfast and WiFi in public areas. There's a computer station and multilingual staff can provide around-the-clock assistance.
$65
Quality Inn near Hearst Castle

Quality Inn near Hearst Castle

2.5 out of 5.0 9260 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, CA
4.1/5
(11 Reviews)
8.1 km from Elephant Seal Rookery
This hotel features an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a restaurant. Unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge and enjoy perks like free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. A 24-hour business center, a picnic area, and laundry facilities are also on offer.
$79
The Morgan Hotel San Simeon

The Morgan Hotel San Simeon

3.5 out of 5.0 9135 Hearst Drive, San Simeon, CA
4/5
(12 Reviews)
8.3 km from Elephant Seal Rookery
Free self parking is available and the hotel's multilingual staff can provide around-the-clock assistance. Guests will appreciate free perks like continental breakfast and WiFi in public areas. A garden and luggage storage are also provided.
$55
Sea Breeze Inn

Sea Breeze Inn

2.0 out of 5.0 9065 Hearst Dr, San Simeon, CA
3.3/5
(15 Reviews)
8.4 km from Elephant Seal Rookery
This motel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. Business travelers can take advantage of the express check-in. There's a seasonal outdoor pool on site, and a 24-hour front desk and express check-out are also provided.
$44
Motel 6 San Simeon, CA - Hearst Castle Area

Motel 6 San Simeon, CA - Hearst Castle Area

2.0 out of 5.0 9070 Castillo Drive, San Simeon, CA
2.6/5
(9 Reviews)
8.3 km from Elephant Seal Rookery
An outdoor pool, free self parking, and laundry facilities are featured at this motel. WiFi in public areas is free. Staff at the 24-hour front desk can provide around-the-clock assistance.
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Elephant Seal Rookery Hotel & Travel Guide

Prepare to cross off a big item from the old bucket list when you visit Elephant Seal Rookery.

It awaits you in San Simeon, 200 miles (322 kilometers) outside of the state capital, Sacramento.

Unfortunately, accommodations within 0.1 miles (0.2 kilometers) of Elephant Seal Rookery do not yet exist. However, if you're prepared to head a bit further out, there are loads. Situated just 30 miles (48 kilometers) away is Atascadero. There you can choose from 6 places to stay. Travelers favor the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Atascadero, Carlton Hotel and Vino Inn & Suites.

Other Things to Do Near Elephant Seal Rookery

Here's a sample of the region's other attractions:

  • Boasting a clear view out across the water and an interesting history, Piedras Blancas Lighthouse makes for a wonderful day trip.
  • Browsing the menu at Sebastian General Store is enough to stimulate your appetite. This popular restaurant is a highly recommended spot for dinner.
  • Hearst Ranch Winery is an ideal place for everyone from devoted wine lovers to occasional drinkers.
  • Don't forget to bring the towels when you visit William Randolph Hearst Memorial Beach. It's going to be a blissful day in the sun.
  • San Simeon Pier is the ideal location to watch the world go by. Look out for bird life, appreciate the serene sight of any passing boats or just savor the wonderful views.

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