Find answers to frequently asked questions about our Cambria, CA hotel. Have another question? Contact us here!

Does Pelican Inn have a pool?

Yes, we offer a pool for our guests. Visit our gallery to view pool and other amenity photos. 

Does Pelican Inn have a restaurant?

Pelican Inn does not have a restaurant on-site. We partner with "The Cow Tipper" to offer delicious breakfast delivery straight to our guest's rooms. Ordering information is available in rooms. 

What are the benefits of booking directly on this website?

Booking directly through this website comes with exclusive benefits, especially if you’re already a Pacifica Perks member. Booking directly means you enjoy the freedom to change or cancel your reservation with our flexible cancellation policy. Take advantage of special offers and promotions available only on our official website with web-exclusive offers. Pacifica Perks members: you save an additional 5% off our best available rates and receive early access to sales and promotions!


Is room service available?

Want to stay in? We get it. Enjoy your favorite chef-curated dishes, snacks, and beverages from The Cow Tipper delivered right to your door in time for breakfast! Scan the QR code in your room and cozy up next to the fire as you wait for your food to arrive. For hours and more information, click here.

Are there special accommodations available for groups?

Yes, click here for more information about our group rates and accommodation.

How far away is Hearst Castle?

Hearst Castle is approximately a 10–12-minute car ride away.

Are there special offers available?

Yes, click here to learn more about our special offers.


What types of activities does the Central Coast offer?

The Central Coast has it all! Click here for some of our favorite suggestions.

What is your hotel's cancellation policy?

Reservation must be cancelled by 4PM local hotel time, 2 days prior to scheduled arrival to avoid penalty of one (1) night’s room & tax. Reservation is fully prepaid, non-refundable at time of booking. No modifications once confirmed. Reservations made at least 72-hours prior to hotel check-in time are eligible for penalty-free cancellation, if requested within 24-hours of booking confirmation.

What time is check-in, and what time is check-out?

Check-in is 4 pm. Check-out is 11 am.

Do Pelican Inn & Suites' accommodations provide ocean views?

Yes, some of our accommodations feature gorgeous ocean views. Learn more about our hotel rooms and suites here.

How do I get to Pelican Inn & Suites?

From San Francisco and the North

Drive south on Highway 101 through Paso Robles
Exit at Highway 46 and travel west toward Cambria
At the Highway 1 intersection, turn right (to the north) 
Continue past the turnoff for Cambria Village
At Windsor, turn left (toward the ocean) and right onto Moonstone Beach Drive 
Our hotel is located at 6316 Moonstone Beach Drive

From Los Angeles and the South

Take Highway 101 North to San Luis Obispo
Take the Highway 1 North off-ramp at the Hearst Castle sign
Cambria is a 40-minute drive from San Luis Obispo up Highway 1
Continue past the turnoff for Cambria Village
At Windsor, turn left (toward the ocean) and right onto Moonstone Beach Drive
Our hotel is located at 6316 Moonstone Beach Drive

Do you offer onsite parking, and if so, how much is it?

Yes, our Cambria beach inn offers self-parking on-site. It's complimentary for all guests.

Does Pelican Inn allow dogs?

Our hotels rooms are well suited to accommodate guests traveling with their four-legged friends so you can enjoy the best of Cambria without leaving Fido at home.  Simply call us to reserve your pet-friendly room at (805)927-1500. Please note there is a $75 non-refundable fee per stay.


Please read our complete pet-policy here.

Does Pelican Inn offer accessible room types?

Yes, learn more about our accessible guest rooms here. Have a question about our ADA guest rooms or facilities? Please contact our General Manager at (805) 927-1500.

Do you offer Wi-Fi and how much is it?

Yes, we offer Wi-Fi! It's complimentary for all hotel guests.

Do you offer on-site dining?

Click here for information about the on-site Tooth and Nail Tasting Room.