Front patio Black BarnHickory room with fireplace

Entire home/apt

2 guests

1 bedroom

1 bed
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About this listing

The Black Barn is located in one of the most desirable areas of Cambria right in the heart of East Village and within walking distance of many restaurants, shops, galleries, cafes, and a short walk or drive to the ocean.

The Hickory Room is a second floor private room with a private bath and is part of an entire house that includes four separate guest suites. Guests enter through the main front door and share the common living spaces such as the living and dining rooms and outdoor patio.

The space

Your room is on the second floor. At the top of the landing are two doors to your right. The Hickory room is the door on the left and is one of four private rooms in a beautiful, unique, and newly opened bed and breakfast. The house is very well made and the bedrooms are set off the street for a peaceful and quiet stay.

Room service available upon request.

Breakfast is served each morning between 8-10am in our family-style dining room and you may be joined by the other guests staying in Black Barn as well as guests in our Victorian bed and breakfast next door.

The living area is also open to guests to relax by the fire, play a game of chess, or simply engage with others.

The owner of Black Barn also owns The Shop Next Door, specializing in the beautiful and unique Amish-made furniture, and collectibles, and is a must-see when you are in town!

Guest access

Guests have full access to the downstairs living and dining areas of the home as well as the front outside patio. Private guest parking directly behind Black Barn.

Interaction with guests

Guests arriving between 3-5pm should go to The Shop Next Door to pick up their key and will be shown to their room at that time.

Guests arriving after 5pm need to call us to pre-arrange their check in time and make sure they have received the information they need for an independent check in.

Other things to note

Very convenient location and access to the town of Cambria, especially East Village. You can literally walk out your door and into town.

Short drive to the ocean and Moonstone Beach Drive.

Convenient access to Hwy. 1 and Hearst Castle, the Elephant Seals, and Big Sur to the North. Paso Robles and Templeton Wine Country to the East, Harmony Headlands, and the towns of Harmony, Cayucos, Morro Bay, and San Luis Obispo to the South.

The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: 3PM - 8PM
Check Out: 11AM
Room type: Entire home/apt


Extra people: No Charge
Cleaning Fee: 70
Security Deposit: 141
Weekly Discount: 20%
Weekend Price: 317 / night
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check in time is 3PM - 8PM

Guests will be sharing common space areas such as living and dining rooms and outside patio with other guests. Please be respectful of others and observe quiet time after 10pm.



Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund. Cancel within 7 days of your trip and the reservation is non-refundable.

Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector

On Fridays and Saturdays the minimum stay is 2 nights.

3 Reviews

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Matt User Profile
July 2017
Perfect place for a stay !

Holly User Profile
July 2017
The photos don't do this place justice! The room is very thoughtfully designed with wood from an old farm on the East Coast. The bed is firm but not uncomfortably so, and the sheets are incredibly cozy. My favorite things were the gas fireplace, the private balcony with rocking chair and the window seat. This is the kind of room that you actually want to hang out in.

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Cambria, California, United StatesJoined in April 2017
Bruce User ProfileBruce is a superhost.

I'm a long-time resident and Bed and Breakfast owner in Cambria. I also own a shop two doors down from the Black Barn featuring hand-made furniture purchased from the Amish in Pennsylvania and Ohio.

I built the Black Barn by restoring an original barn on this site from the 1800. It is detailed with wood from my great-great-grandfather's Pennsylvania barn built in the 1870's. It features lovely wood beams, wide plank floors, huge windows, and Amish furniture throughout. And it is in one of the best locations in Cambria!

Michelle is my co-host for the Black Barn and she also prepares many of the breakfasts for guests from favorite family recipes.

Enjoy your stay!

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Response time: within an hour

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