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    Dolphin Inn

    399 S Ocean Ave, Cayucos, CA 93430-1298
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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          Overview
          • Excellent10%
          • Very good24%
          • Average15%
          • Poor13%
          • Terrible36%
          2 weeks ago
          “Girlfriend Birthday Weekend Getaway”
          29 May 2016
          “Old, Outdated, and not So Great”
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Pool
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Cayucos Beach Inn
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          21 - 25 of 58 reviews

          Reviewed 17 November 2014

          We stayed there a few months ago. It's not fancy but neither was the price. Come on, how much did you think it's going to cost for a room in a small coastal town in California? We got what we paid for. We got a...More

          Thank fragino
          Reviewed 27 October 2014

          There were only two hotels available in Cayucos for the weekend we were going. Both had poor reviews but the Dolphin was a little better. The cost for one night was $179.00 but should have been priced around $80.00. Supply and demand of course is...More

          Thank GaylaMarie
          Reviewed 4 October 2014

          This is a hometown style motel, right on the main road, just a short hop to the beach, restaurants and Shops. The room was surprising clean with confortable bed, we had a major step down into our bathroom, which proved to be a little rough...More

          Thank TheSandyCrab
          Reviewed 31 August 2014

          First off they charged 10 dollars a night for my dog..when other places charge 2 ..second you walk in the room and it stinks and they have the nerve to charge 10 dollars for my dog.. ..Thank God I had room spray to try and...More

          1  Thank sherrie m
          Reviewed 23 November 2013

          We made a mistake by not booking somewhere in advance in Morro Bay. It was Veterans weekend and every hotel was booked out. We decided to drive on to Cayucos to see if there was anything available. Sadly for us there was only this place....More

          1  Thank Sally K
          Cayucos Beach Inn
          318 reviews
          #3 of 10 hotels in Cayucos
           
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 71 - USD 241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Cayucos
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 19
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          • Location
          • United States >
          • California >
          • San Luis Obispo County >
          • Cayucos
          • Also Known As
          • Dolphin Hotel Cayucos
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          "they have rooms available with Jacuzzi tubs upon request"
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          "Don't stay here - there are BED BUGS!!!!"
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          "The little cottages seem nice, but I stayed in a room in the main building."
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          "All on ground floor. The separate building with 2 separate rooms plus kitchen would be good for like 4..."
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