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December, 2019
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Whale Watching in Cambria

You definitely don’t have to wait until summer to enjoy a fantastic getaway to the California Coast; in fact, wintertime is one of the best times to visit Cambria. You will find beautiful surroundings, less crowds and a temperate climate during the winter months. It’s also prime time for enjoying a whale watching experience.   From December through February, Gray Whales gather along the Central Coast. During this time, they make their way south to warmer waters before returning to the area in spring as they head north. Situated along Moonstone Beach, each of the hotels of the Cambria Inns […]
August, 2019
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H1DR History & Heritage Trail

Along the Central Coast’s famed Highway 1 you’ll find a treasure trove of sights worth exploring. However, it’s sometimes easy to overlook the historical aspect of such places. Thanks to the Highway 1 Discovery Route’s newly formed History and Heritage Trail, visitors can not only discover but help preserve this collection of landmarks and points of interest, offering a closer look at their historical roots and significance.   Explore the Trail The History and Heritage Trail consists of sites that are at least 100 years or older. The trail is a chance to step back in time to imagine what […]
August, 2019
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Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

There’s just something special about summer road trips, especially when cruising up and down the California Coast along Highway 1. Not only does this scenic stretch along the Pacific offer stunning views around every turn, but there are so many worthy stops and memorable sights to see. It would be a shame to stay home because you don’t know where to “charge up” your electric vehicle. Gas stations can be few and far between along certain areas of the Central Coast. However, we understand that electric vehicle charging stations can be even harder to come by. Luckily, those driving a […]
July, 2019
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Privacy & Serenity at Moonstone Cottages

Summertime is synonymous with sunshine and long, carefree days, which makes it the perfect time to finally take that trip you’ve been wanting to take. There’s no better place to make the most of a summertime getaway with your loved one than on the Central Coast of California. Of course, the perfect getaway doesn’t always mean having to stay at a huge, fancy resort; sometimes the most memorable experience is somewhere that has the benefits of a hotel, but with the privacy and comforts of home. That’s where Moonstone Cottages from the Cambria Inn Collection come in. These three private, […]