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Cottage Inn by the Sea

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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ocean view”(138 reviews)
“waffles”(98 reviews)
“ceiling fan”(59 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
3 Star Hotel
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Announcement: SHARE A SUNSET
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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed at Cottage Inn on our way back from southern Cal in early July. Upon checking in, the receptionist was very welcoming, and she upgraded our room with a view of the ocean. The room was spacious and clean, with additional amenities like beach...More

Thank Satori_Is
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

This hotel is one of my favorites. New decor a fireplace in your room , and very clean and spacious. We have a microwave, refrigerator and a kuerig. I have stayed in so many hotels while traveling and this is one of my top 5...More

2  Thank gypsymama3
Response from Justin F, General Manager at Cottage Inn by the SeaResponded 5 January 2018

Dear gypsymama3, Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review. We get many compliments on our cozy rooms and bedding...I am glad that was a highlight of your stay. Please let us know when you are ready to return! Sincerely, Justin...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just stopped here for one night on a road trip. Good place to stop and rooms are clean and tidy and adequate. Breakfast was included though not massively high quality. Great stopping point if on PCH and want somewhere to just get a sleep

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I came here for our wedding anniversary and we were not disappointed. We got a room with a view of the beach. The rooms were very shabby/ chic and clean. We had a little patio that walked right up to the ocean...More

Thank ashton102786
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cottage Inn, like many other hotels in Pismo, charges top dollar for its rooms during peak season. This place has nice-sized rooms, and great views but no AC, no restaurant on property, no other amenities like workout room, room service or spa. We paid $300...More

Thank mkhughes11
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$195 - US$420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
#8 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#9 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$195 - US$420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
#8 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#9 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (225)
Pool & Beach (92)
Dining (24)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Melissa G
13 July 2018|
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Response from 5cweetharus | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous review, calling the hotel directly would be your best bet. They might have rooms better suited for 5, as we saw several families with children. But I think adding a roll-away to the room with 2... More
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Karen T
29 April 2018|
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Response from 4MoMo | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so.
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Room Tips
"Paying more for the ocean front view is best"
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"Ground level ocean view rooms with door to garden are wonderful - quiet, easy access to garden, outdoor..."
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"If you want peace and quiet, you may want to choose a room without a view. Voices tend to carry around the..."
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"The ocean view room was fabulous. Unobstructed views and you could hear the waves crash all night long"
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