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The Inn at the Cove

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Reviewed 23 September 2016

Wonderful location. Hotel room entry doors do not close easily or automatically. A couple times I left the room thinking the door was closed and it wasn't. The breakfast was very plentiful and had quite a variety. It was nice to have tea and coffee available in the afternoon.

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Whittier, California
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Every Room has a outstanding view of the ocean and nearby cliffs. Our Room was clean and modern. The Staff were very helpful and friendly. The grounds and appearance of the hotel are outstanding. The breakfast buffet met all of our needs. The hotel has some of the best views available at Pismo Beach.

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san diego
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We stayed here while dropping our son off at Cal Poly. The view from our room was fantastic, the pool is WARM which is really nice and the hot tub lovely. The bed and pillows were super comfortable and we hardly knew anyone else was there. The staff were very helpful and moved our luggage when we decided to stay...

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Valencia
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We loved the location and property of this hotel. It was perfect for the dogs and for us and had an amazing time here. The cove was beautiful and provided a private beach. The front desk staff was very helpful, friendly and prepared. The young man who helped with the breakfast set and clean up was a kind, courteous and...

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eng-er-land
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Very nice hotel fashioned on a motel style. The location : very easy access from the highway on one side, yet direct access to the cliffs/beaches on the other side. Stunning scenery. Easy parking as well in front of the rooms. The rooms : Big and spacious, with a great terrace. Nice place to sit with a coffee and try...

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Upton
Reviewed 19 September 2016

My wife and I toured northern California. The staff was beaten only by the view from our room. It was great to leave the slider to the balcony open and fall asleep to the waves. Breakfast and coffee on the balcony was great.

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Downey
Reviewed 17 September 2016

The fishermen are taking over the property. We understand that the hotel has to supply 4 parking spots but we saw at least 8 non guest cars in parking lot. We also saw one of them empty car ashtray in lot and two others throwing trash from cars in lot. So unfair to paying guests. Someone needs to police this...

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Irvine
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The beauty of the inn is magnified by the warmth and efficiencies of its staff! Customer Service is exceptional! I love the softness of the cotton beddings! Breakfast was very good and served generously... And of course, ocean view with the cove and lots of birds were beautiful sight!

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San Diego
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Really enjoyed our stay at The Inn at the Cove. The view was fantastic and loved being so close to the water. My family enjoyed the heated pool! There is a nice walking path along the water and goes all the way to the park.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We stayed here for one night on our way down the coast. We had a room overlooking the sea with a balcony and it was a great room. We had pre arranged to have a bottle of red wine in the room and it was there when we arrived. The also had complimentary snacks, water and sparkling cider which I...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Overlooking the Pacific Ocean in Pismo Beach, The Inn at the Cove is an all oceanfront hotel offering stunning panoramic ocean views and a tranquil setting. Enjoy the hotel's beautiful grounds, outdoor heated pool and Jacuzzi, newly remodeled guest rooms, complimentary continental breakfast, free parking and free Wi-Fi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Inn at the Cove

Address: 2651 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2100 (Formerly BEST WESTERN PLUS Shelter Cove Lodge)
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Pismo Beach
Price Range: $290 - $576 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Inn at the Cove 2.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Shelter Cove Hotel Pismo Beach
Best Western Shelter Cove Hotel
Best Western Pismo Beach
Pismo Beach Best Western
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#5 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
#12 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
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“Upper level is the way to go”
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549debbyj, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Best views and privacy from ocean front kings.”
SylviaTim, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Incredible views!!!”
Debelizabeth, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Upper floors are quieter. But you can hear everyone's conversations on the balcony.”
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Writerchickie, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Find something facing west-northwest to enjoy the sunsets from your balcony. Pier facing will not have a sunset view.”
psuedotraveler, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
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