Cambria, CA (Vocus) December 9, 2009
The new Blue Dolphin Inn made its debut in 2009 after an extensive $1.2 million dollar renovation. Situated on Moonstone Beach in Cambria, California the Blue Dolphin Inn offers 20 newly designed guestrooms including six Specialty Hotel Rooms inspired by locales from all over the world that are home to dolphins. The intimate and casual atmosphere combined with unparalleled ocean views offers guests an authentic oceanside experience while they are enjoying an exciting myriad of activities in Cambria,CA.
Located just five miles from historic Hearst Castle, the boutique hotel features a beach and ocean inspired décor by designer Lisa Marlow, an interior designer based in Paso Robles, California. The design captures the seaside ambience and picturesque qualities of Cambria, drawing inspiration from the ocean and in particular paying homage to the dolphin locations from around the world. Each of the six Specialty Rooms is named for a body of water from different locations in the world where dolphins are known to be prevalent and feature design elements that are appropriate to that area. The Blue Dolphin Inn is designed to appeal primarily to couples and small groups seeking an upscale, deluxe hotel experience in Cambria, CA.
The situation of the Inn on the property allows almost all rooms partial or full ocean views. The Blue Dolphin provides all guests with a complimentary Picnic Breakfast Delivery, Afternoon Tea and Cookies, Complimentary Internet access and Complimentary Parking. The new amenities at this distinctive beach front hotel include Keurig Coffee makers, Sanijet Bathtubs in select rooms, Samsung 32” flat screen TVs, Make-up mirrors, Luxurious bathrobes, Tivoli radios with iPod adaptors, Simmons Felicity pillow top mattress, Beyond Nature pillows, evening bedside chocolates, DVD library and Dorothy Prentice bathroom amenities.
The General Manager, Tano Taitano, previous work experience at the Hyatt on the Isle of Kauai has brought the structure of the corporate hotel and incorporated the autonomy of an independent hotel. The commingling of the two ideologies has created a caring and knowledgeable staff that has a real interest in the guest experience.
TripAdvisor has ranked the Blue Dolphin Inn #1 of 7 hotels in Cambria, CA. “ This is the perfect place to go and relax and check out from your busy lives. We had planned to stay for two nights, but ended up extending our stay for another night because we didn't want to leave! Oh-- the breakfasts delivered right to your door were really delicious. Loved having the privacy of eating in our room, looking out at the ocean and having a leisurely coffee. The coffee machine in the room makes really great coffee, too. Can't forget the delicious afternoon cookies... Just writing this makes me want to go back and visit soon!”
The gently rolling hills of the Central Coast of California meet the dramatic coastline of the Pacific Ocean in Cambria, CA to create this distinctive seaside oasis. Located on Highway 1 midway between Los Angeles and San Francisco, Cambria may be one of the best-kept secrets on the California Coast.
For more information, please visit http://www.cambriainns.com