San Simeon News

Can You Guess Where?

A hidden gem on California's central coast - San Simeoon offers a castle, elephant seals, and zebras within miles on this iconic stretch of Highway 1. Read More >

Highway 1 Re-Opens!

Highway 1 – America’s most iconic coastal highway – makes a comeback after the detrimental mudslides in May 2017. With full access from Cambria to Carmel, travelers are once again free to cruise the world-famous thoroughfare. Read More >

Highway 1 Update

Read up-to-date information for California Highway 1 road closures between San Luis Obispo and Monterrey Counties. There are multiple incidents along Highway 1 affecting travel between counties. Read More >

San Simeon New Gateway Sign Ribbon Cutting

San Simeon locals and officials gather at the sign’s ceremonious ribbon cutting. The monument alerts travelers on Highway 1 they’ve officially entered the famed seaside town. With scenic backdrops, the sign was strategically placed to encourage photos and social media posts. Read More >

Explore San Simeon Day 2

When you look down from Hearst Castle, built high on his “Enchanted Hill,” you can see why he and so many guests fell in love with the view. The sparkling blue Pacific Ocean, embraced by cliffs and hill, is stunning. Of course, no trip to San Simeon is complete without getting in the water. Read More >