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Porterville, California
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Good value with a very good location. The room is right next to the beach where you can walk to the beach in less then 30 feet. Room was very small tho but didn't really bother for we were out the whole trip. Otherwise the room was good for the value.

1Thank andr3234
Ceres, California
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Very friendly staff, very confortable place, bed are very comfortable great night sleep. Perfect location, so convenient. We for sure will be back. Older hotel , will be remodeled soon. It is a must stay. Play area for childen . View beautiful from the room.

2Thank laurafrench1985
Alamo, California
Reviewed 7 June 2016

The location of the hotel is great. You are steps from the beach and just a few more steps to the Pismo Beach Pier. You are also within walking distance of a number of good quality eating and drinking establishments. The rooms are small and without fancy amenities. They were also clean and well maintained. Honestly, I was a little...

2Thank Brian Q
West Byfleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 June 2016

What a great find, lovely family run motel, literally right on the beach, by the pier, and the rooms have big picture windows. Nice modern decor, fridge, microwave & coffee machine. It's easy to walk into town and Wooly's bar/restaurant right next door.

2Thank colourine
San Jose
Reviewed 30 May 2016

I have stayed at the dolphin Cove a few times. Under new management makes a difference. They are painting rooms and up grading them. Love this place. It is convenient to everything around. I would recommend this place!

2Thank frankv3351
San Diego, California, United States
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

I stayed weekday and got a room on the second floor nice ocean view. I was on my way from San Francisco to San Diego returning from a business trip, so it was a nice break. Hotel is very clean and bed is comfortable. Tv screen is tiny, and internet is very slow, but who cares with the ocean view?

2Thank Tareef A
Reedley, California
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We met the new owners. Very nice couple, the husband gave us a tour of the suites and said he had just bought new bedding and mattresses. Our bed was very comfortable! ! We had a great time with no drama.

2Thank Dyleanna
Reviewed 10 May 2016

New ownership is great, Beds are so comfy, they are doing a compete remodel of rooms and so far the upgrades are great! The new owners are really sweet, best stay yet for us and we have been coming here now for 5 years. Will defiantly be coming back.

2Thank Tammi S
Ceres, California
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Only stay one night but the new owners were very nice and explain they are remodeling each room. The room was very small but the view out the window could not be beat. Just feet from the beach access and public pier. A small walk gets you to great food. Reminded me of those 1950 hotels with the BBQ near...

2Thank bblagg
Bakersfield, California
Reviewed 8 May 2016

The room was decent except for the table that was sticky.i liked that the room has a microwave refrigerator ,and a coffee maker.i wish that there was a hairdryer like other hotels.my husband and I enjoyed the ocean view and that we we were able to walk to restaurants without driving our car.

2Thank ecrn4me

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Dolphin Cove Motel

Address: 170 Main St, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2629
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Pismo Beach
Price Range: RM415 - RM1,135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Dolphin Cove Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 21
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Dolphin Cove Hotel Pismo Beach
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#13 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
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“I would go with a second floor room to enjoy the ocean view. It has a better vantage point.”
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 of 5 bubbles davidpF4184IT, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“A better view of the ocean from the 2nd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles CaSwede1, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you like a little more room, upgrade to a king size bed room and it's just right. The queen is a little tight.”
 of 5 bubbles travelbug43_8, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room upstairs, the view will blow your mind!”
 of 5 bubbles juj951, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Avoid room 1 at all costs. Also avoid rooms 20, 21 & 2.”
 of 5 bubbles balim00n, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
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