The Cavalier Oceanfront Resort is open, and the The Cavalier Coastal Kitchen is now open for outdoor dining and carry-out. Seating is limited and reservations are recommended. For reservations or carry-out orders, call 805-927-3276.




Imagine cozying up by the wood-burning fireplace while enjoying panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean. Situated along 900-feet of scenic California coastline, Cavalier Oceanfront Resort features a relaxed vibe, friendly service, and all of the creature comforts of home, including free WiFi, free parking, and rooms with a mini-fridge, stocked mini-bar, and Keurig coffeemaker. Gaze out onto the ocean from your comfortable guestroom, enjoy a delicious meal at Cavalier Restaurant or soak up the sun by one of the resort’s two pools. Ideally located off Highway 1, we’re just three miles south of Hearst Castle, a short drive from the quaint seaside village Cambria, and less than 10 minutes from the Elephant Seal Rookery, making Cavalier Oceanfront Resort a perfect pause when traveling along California’s awe-inspiring Pacific Coast Highway.


  • 90 spacious rooms & suites
  • Complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi
  • Business center with photocopy and fax services
  • Two outdoor heated ocean view pools and hot tub
  • Three inviting oceanfront fire pits
  • Fitness center
  • Concierge
  • Free parking
  • Ice and vending machines
  • Pet friendly
  • Room service
  • Diva Day Spa
  • Cavalier Restaurant
  • Oceanview Meeting space for up to 110 people
  • 100% non-smoking

Pool Hours: 9am - 9pm


  • Oceanfront rooms are 20-feet from the ocean
  • Oceanviews rooms offer panoramic views of the coastline
  • Family rooms come with two queen beds
  • Mini-refrigerator and mini-bar
  • Keurig single-serve coffeemaker
  • Flat screen TV with HBO
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Hair dryer
  • Room service
  • Wood burning fireplace (in select rooms)
  • Private patio (in select rooms)

Check-In 4pm | Checkout: 11am


  • ADA wheelchair accessible public entrance, lobby, registration desk, room corridors, hallways, and 32-inch or greater doorway width
  • ADA wheelchair accessible dining areas and bar
  • ADA accessible mobility and hearing enhanced guest rooms with 32-inch or greater doorway width and closed caption televisions
  • ADA accessible guest bathrooms equipped with grab bars, optional roll-in shower, handheld shower wand, shower seat, lowered fixtures, and raised toilet seat
  • TTY telephone kits available
  • Handicapped & accessible vehicle parking available
Boxer resting on a pillow at this pet firendly hotel


Leaving your pet behind when you travel can be ruff. We invite you to bring your four-legged friend along on your next excursion up through California’s Central Coast. Cavalier Oceanfront Resort is a pet-friendly hotel in San Simeon near Hearst Castle. Enjoy our convenient oceanfront location and affordable, warm, and inviting accommodations designed for your entire family. Avoid the stress and hassle of trying to find a dog sitter or kennel for your pet. Situated on a cliff along 900-feet of coastline we offer plenty of open grass space that your dog will love.


Enjoy panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean while dining on classic American cuisine. Nestled atop a scenic bluff overlooking the California coastline, Cavalier Restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Family-friendly and affordable, Cavalier Restaurant offers takeout and proudly serves premium Hearst Ranch Beef and a selection of fresh seafood. Enjoy healthy portions of traditional favorites, including a full bar menu, in a casual environment that echoes the charming style of the Cavalier Resort San Simeon.

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woman recieving a massage


A full-service spa in San Simeon, Diva Day Spa features scenic ocean views and a tranquil and calm ambiance adjacent to the Cavalier Oceanfront Resort San Simeon. Experience a state of bliss with a relaxing massage or reflexology treatment, or pamper yourself with a rejuvenating facial, hydrating mask, exfoliation, or foot massage. Other services that Diva Day Spa offers: pedicure, manicure, waxing, haircut, texturing, highlights, coloring, and wedding styling. Contact Diva Day Spa for details 805-927-4252.