San Simeon is on the Pacific coast of San Luis Obispo County, California. A key feature of the area is Hearst Castle, a hilltop mansion built by William Randolph Hearst in the early 20th century that is now a tourist attraction. The area is also known for a large elephant seal population.
In addition the community’s fame for its historic Hearst Castle and the ecological tourism of elephant seals, it also offers residents a glorious rural lifestyle. Here you will find expansive ranches or quint cottages. You will notice that there is normally a very high price per square foot here because the price of property is dominated by land value.