Cambria, CA, Area Information
Our Hotel's Location in Cambria, CA is Just Steps from Moonstone Beach
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The picturesque village of Cambria is located midway between Los Angeles and San Francisco on California's spectacular Central Coast. Close to Morro Bay, Hearst Castle, Big Sur and many wineries, Cambria is an ideal destination for your next vacation.
Among area landmarks is the breathtaking Hearst Castle, a real treat for tourists and history buffs, just minutes from the Inn. Other popular points of interest include the Elephant Seal Rookery, fantastic shopping spots in Cambria and many unique dining destinations.
The dramatic beauty of this northern portion of the Central Coast is one of California's best kept secrets. With pristine beaches and bluff-top nature trails, the area offers unspoiled coastlines and stunning scenic vistas. "Where the pines meet the sea," is a phrase often heard in reference to Cambria, this being the area where beautiful coastal pine forests begin to appear on the rolling hills of the central coast. The trees and the wonderful climate lend a quiet and serene ambiance to the area.
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Reaching the FogCatcher Inn
Traveling from the south, exit at Highway 101 in San Luis Obispo, at the Highway 1 North off ramp. Cambria is just a 40 minute drive from San Luis Obispo up Highway 1 through Morro Bay. At Windsor turn left (towards the ocean) and then right on Moonstone Beach Drive. FogCatcher Inn is in Cambria at 6400 Moonstone Beach Drive.
If you are traveling from the north, exit Highway 101 at State Highway 46 and travel West. At Highway 1 intersection, turn right (to the North) and continue past the turnoff for the village of Cambria (approximately 4 miles). At Windsor turn left (towards the ocean) and then right on Moonstone Beach Drive. FogCatcher Inn is at 6400 Moonstone Beach Drive.