Find the answers to all of our frequently asked questions here. If you do not find the answer to your question, feel free to contact us.

What are your check-in and check-out times?

Check-in: After 3pm
Check-out: 11am

We’re pleased to offer a completely contactless check-in process and keyless entry door locks. You will receive an email on the morning of your arrival, just click the secure link and fill in your payment information. You will be charged a $1 authorization that will be quickly refunded. We will also text you the door lock access code to your room prior to arrival, so you can gain access to your room completely contactless.

If you have any questions or would like to update your contact information, please text the Innkeeper at 805927-4051 and we will respond promptly!

Do you have a front desk?

Our Innkeeper is always available to help you out during your stay, feel free to text us at 805-927-4051 with any questions or requests. You can also visit the front desk at the Cambria Pines Lodge 24 hours a day.

Is there on-site parking available?

There is one parking spot available per room at the J. Patrick House & Inn.

Are you pet friendly?

We currently do not allow pets in our facility, but our neighboring property, Cambria Pines Lodge, has pet-friendly lodging!

What are the hours for breakfast? Is breakfast included with our room?

Your overnight stay includes fresh baked cookies and a homemade breakfast basket delivered to your room. Breakfast will be delivered to your room each morning between 8:30-9:00am. Please share food allergies with us via email[email protected], prior to your arrival so we can make alternate arrangements for you.

Are children welcome?

We welcome guests of all ages, but ask that guests carefully monitor their children so as not to affect the experience of our other guests. Each room sleeps up to two guests maximum (including children). Please note that children are included in the total guest count, regardless of age. We do not have pack ‘n plays, cribs or rollaway beds.

Cancellation Policy

Cancel your stay more than 48 hours in advance of check-in time (3pm) on the day of your arrival, otherwise, you will be charged full payment for one night plus tax. Cancellation policies may differ for group rates.

For the Cambria Christmas Market and Lights at Cambria Pines, you must cancel your stay more than 14 days in advance of check-in time (3pm) on the day of your arrival, otherwise, you will be charged the full payment for your stay.

Cancellations can only be made by calling our reservations center at 1-800-966-6490 or by emailing the Inn at [email protected].

Do you accept cash?

No, the J. Patrick House & Inn does not accept cash. We accept VISA, Master Card, American Express, and Discover cards.

Can I request a specific room?

Our unique rooms at the J. Patrick House & Inn can be individually requested through our central reservation phone line: 800-966-6490. If you prefer a particular room, please book directly with us by phone. While you may request a specific room, we cannot guarantee a specific room will be available during your stay. We do our best to accommodate guest requests.

Do you have a pool?

The J. Patrick House & Inn does not have a pool, but our guests are welcome to the pool at the neighboring hotel, Cambria Pines Lodge. Just email us to arrange a key and then walk, or drive across the street!

How close is Hearst Castle?

Hearst Castle is about ten miles (approximately ten to 15 minutes) north of us on Highway One.

Are Hearst Castle tickets for sale at J. Patrick House & Inn? What about discounts on tickets?

We do not sell tickets for Hearst Castle. As the State of California runs Hearst Castle, we are unable to offer discounts. Tickets can be purchased online at www.hearstcastle.org.

How close is the beach?

Moonstone Beach Drive is a little more than two miles away. It’s about a five-minute drive from us.

Are there any wineries or tasting rooms close by?

There are seven wineries in Cambria and San Simeon, including Cutruzzola Vineyards and Stolo Family Vineyards. Check out the details at www.pacificcoastwinetrail.com. There are also two fun wine tasting shops in Cambria called Wine: Taste and Fermentations. If you’re up for a little drive, you can enjoy dozens of wineries and tasting rooms on Highway 46 within 30 minutes of the J. Patrick House & Inn.

Do you have a taxi service?

There is one local taxi service, which can be reached at 805-927-4357.