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Newman, United States
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Great views from most if not all rooms, nice pool and hottub, amazing views of cliffs and ocean and sea life from the grounds. Decent breakfast and free LA Times if you get there early enough. Decent rooms, pretty large and comfortable. We enjoyed our stay.

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FunInSunPismoBeach, General Manager at Shore Cliff Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comments. We are so lucky to have such an amazing view from our property! I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. I hope that your next stay is just around the corner! Barbara

Glasgow
Reviewed 29 June 2015

We stopped off at this hotel after driving the big sur. the hotel is clean and the rooms are a good size with a microwave and fridge (no plates though), the hotel offers a free breakfast and was decent enough but nothing fancy. It has a nice pool and surrounding areas, the birds on the cliff can be quite smelly,...

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FunInSunPismoBeach, General Manager at Shore Cliff Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive feedback! Enjoying the sunset and sipping champagne on the balcony sounds like the perfect way to end the day. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and hope that you will return soon! Barbara

Reviewed 29 June 2015

Bird infestation! Were told seagulls having babies. Nesting on roof, bird feces everywhere on property. Including balcony, walkways, outside furniture. The stench is so bad our room was saturated with it. Don't leave screen open or you will have flies flying over your bed! Staff doesn't attempt to wash the feces of anything! Manager gave us a meager $50. 'Nature...

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FunInSunPismoBeach, General Manager at Shore Cliff Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lorelei, Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review. Please know that this is not the normal experience we want our guests to have. We do take the cleanliness of our property very seriously as we clean our patios and pressure wash our sidewalks frequently. As you can imagine it is a balancing act while...

Marin, United States
Reviewed 28 June 2015

This hotel is infested with birds, Were told birds were having their babies this time of year so they are nesting on hotel roof, The entire property is covered with bird feces and the stench is unbearable. Inside our room was filled with the stench! Bird feces covers the walkways, balcony, outside furniture. Hotel staff does nothing to clean it...

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FunInSunPismoBeach, General Manager at Shore Cliff Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Pia, We appreciate you taking the time to provide us with such detailed feedback of your stay. I am very sorry to hear that the overall experience was not positive. We do take the cleanliness of our property very seriously. While we are fortunate to be sitting right on the edge of the beautiful coastline, it does make us...

Syracuse, New York
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

Be prepared, be scared of the birds. Did I say Birds? Everywhere you look they have birds. I am a hobby ornithologist but you better like em up close and personal at this resort. The setting is beautiful, sunsets marvelous but you cant smell the ocean fir the guano wafting up from the cove. Brown Pelicans, Herring Gulls and Cormorants...

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FunInSunPismoBeach, General Manager at Shore Cliff Hotel, responded to this review

Dear John, Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review. I am sorry to hear that you did not have the experience you were looking for during your stay. We strive to provide a clean environment and the comfortable accommodations that you deserve. As you can imagine, our feathered friends keep us very busy but we...

Las Vegas
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

This BW property is very nice. The location is fantastic. Close to great beach shops and restaurants as well as the beach itself and a short drive from Avila beach. The rooms are very clean with a comfortable bed. I like that the remote control us in a baggie marked "cleaned." The bathroom is spacious with granite countertops and also...

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FunInSunPismoBeach, General Manager at Shore Cliff Hotel, responded to this review

I am pleased to hear that you found our location to your liking. The Central Coast offers so much to see and do, I am glad that you had the chance to explore Pismo Beach and the surrounding area. We hope that you will come back and see us again soon! Barbara

Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Made and paid for res through their site and used my account with them. When we arrived we were given the only room in the hotel without a view of the cliffs. Clerk said it was the only room left. Turns out being away from the cliff was a good thing due to the overwhelming smell of the bird poop...

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FunInSunPismoBeach, General Manager at Shore Cliff Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent visit with us. I am sorry that your overall experience was not as positive as we would have liked it to be. Due to our location on the cliff, it does make us an attractive place for the birds to nest. The birds are not present in...

Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

There is a good reason why Bugs Bunny kept taking the wrong turn at Albuquerque. Pismo Beach is very cool and #The Best Western is cradled on the edge of a cliff inhabited by Californian Pelicans. If you're not into nature (pelicans are a tad smelly) don't go. But if you want to be immersed in an amazing cliff top...

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FunInSunPismoBeach, General Manager at Shore Cliff Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review! We truly are so fortunate to have this amazing location, where wildlife abounds on the coastline. Thank you for the compliment on our staff as well, as we pride ourselves on providing a memorable customer service experience. We hope to see you again soon! Barbara

Missoula, United States
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Outdoor look doesn't do this place justice but our room more than made up for it. Nicely furnished and looked recently redone. Could hear the waves at night with the door slid back a little. Very nice breakfast.

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FunInSunPismoBeach, General Manager at Shore Cliff Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. Perched atop a 90-foot cliff, we hope that you enjoyed your stay and the incredible views that our property has to offer. I am glad to hear that you were able to enjoy the salty ocean breeze and sound of crashing waves from your room and balcony. Please come back...

San Francisco, California, USA
Reviewed 24 June 2015

A pleasant surprise as this hotel was very accommodating to dogs. The rooms that travelers with dogs had to choose from were clean and had a view, balcony, and easy access to a grassy area. The pet cleaning fee of $20 was reasonable and they provided a dog bed and bowls. The only thing that I would recommend is to...

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FunInSunPismoBeach, General Manager at Shore Cliff Hotel, responded to this review

I am thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your visit and that our dog friendly accommodations were comfortable for you and your extended family! We appreciate your feedback and look forward to having you stay with us again in the future. Barbara

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Perched atop the cliffs in Pismo Beach, 90 feet above the Pacific Ocean, Shore Cliff Hotel, formerly BEST WESTERN PLUS Shore Cliff Lodge features a beautiful newly renovated oceanfront location. Boasting private balconies or patios from every room to enjoy the panoramic views, the Shore Cliff Hotel offers travelers the ideal Pismo Beach location. Enjoy the largest oceanfront heated pool in Pismo Beach, spa services, complimentary expanded continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi and free parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shore Cliff Hotel

Address: 2555 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2111
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Pismo Beach
Price Range: $221 - $399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Shore Cliff Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 99
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Shore Cliff Hotel Pismo Beach
Best Western Pismo Beach
Pismo Beach Best Western
Hotel Style:
#6 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#7 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
#7 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
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“Like the main building best.”
 of 5 bubbles Peripatetic2, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Local Restaurants give discount if you show hotel key.”
 of 5 bubbles 169KarlP, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ocean front rooms with balconies have great sunset views”
 of 5 bubbles KellTon6366, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Main building rooms have the closest and best views of the coast, aside from the 2 rooms suites.”
 of 5 bubbles johnnyvegas12, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ocean front, king rooms. Depending on luggage and personal preference, you might prefer a room in the building with the elevator”
 of 5 bubbles c12kingair, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
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