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Get an overview of this hotelHistoric, all-suite hotel in Cambria, near Hearst Castle

Central coast locale

Located in Cambria's East Village and near the scenic coastal route of Highway 1, this central California hotel is 2 miles from the Moonstone Beach and 8 miles from the Hearst Castle at San Simeon.

Small town charm

Built in 1860 and expanded in 1975, the Rigdon House features a wood-paneled library with antique leaded glass windows.

Spacious suites

The 12 individually decorated and spacious guest suites at the Rigdon House offer premium bedding, marble bathrooms, and large windows with views of the hotel's gardens, Santa Rosa Creek, or Cambria's East Village.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This smoke-free hotel is located in Cambria's East Village, 8 miles (12.9 kilometers) from the Hearst Castle. The wineries at Paso Robles are 25 miles (40.2 kilometers) away, and Big Sur is a 74-mile (119.1 kilometer) drive along the scenic coast on Highway 1.

The original part of the Rigdon House dates to 1860 and features a wood-paneled library with antique leaded glass windows. There are several restaurants less than a half-mile from the hotel. Parking is free.

  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Total number of rooms - 14 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Year Built 1860 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Express check-in 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Garden 
  • Free reception 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Library 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Free local calls 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • DVD player 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Television 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Kitchenette 
  • Portable fan 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Heating 
  • Cable TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Free dial-up Internet access 
  • Down comforter 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Pillowtop mattress 

Where to Eat

The Rigdon House does not have its own restaurant, but there are several dining options within the surrounding Cambria East Village area.

Nearby restaurants:

Black Cat

Robin's Restaurant

Dragon Bistro

Sow's Ear

Linn's

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 9 PM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 9 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 40.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 10.00 per stay.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 40 per pet, per night
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room (up to 40 lb)
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No elevators

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • 3 percent tourism fee will be charged
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
The resort fee includes:
  • Internet access
  • In-room coffee
  • Parking
  • Housekeeping
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 40 per pet, per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10.00 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 40.00 per night
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.


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