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Los Angeles
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is stellar- all rooms face the ocean- on the oceanside, you can sit and enjoy your own private beach- it is not a large place- I think 24 rooms- The room was CLEAN-thankfully which means a lot to me- but worn around all the edges- my door had a piece of wood on it- just replace the door-...

Thank BackRoadsUSA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night in November during our pacific coast highway trip. Doesn't look much from the outside and its very close to the freeway but WOW the views on the other side make this so worthwhile. The room we had was on the second floor, it was basic but clean and well equipped for what we needed...

Thank Rebrob1234
Dayton, Ohio
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We stayed here because of being close to the water. Our room was on the second floor with a great view. The room had been recently remodeled and was very clean, however it is still an older hotel. The staff were very friendly. The pool was great. The breakfast was delicious. This is a great hotel to stay if you...

Thank wander6606
Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We stop here on a bike tour it just of the highway but you can be outside and not know we had a room with sea view on second floor room was good and lots of space but best bit is to sit outside room and soak up the view Great pool that open till 10pm good breakfast with lot...

1Thank Michael C
Arlington, Texas
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Our second visit here was even better. We stayed in unit 25, the only one on the bottom floor, has a private patio and two rooms and only a bit more than the rest. Right on the ocean, meaning within feet!!

Thank joedvet
Ontario, California
Reviewed 14 October 2016

If you are expecting fancy... stay away. This is a basic hotel/motel with small rooms and not a lot of frills. It has the best view and sounds in the world (IMO). Only 24 rooms, right on the ocean. TV, iffy (but you don't come here to watch TV), internet even worse than TV (but who cares).... Great staff and...

Thank markj4golf
Pasadena, California
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I love the Cliff House Inn. It was built in the 40's so it is not the fancy oceanfront hotel, but the beds are very comfortable, the view from the room (No. 6) was spectacular and the rooms are clean. You can hear the ocean all night and it is very peaceful. Has a great pool, comfortable lounge chairs the...

Thank Leslie A
los angeles
Reviewed 28 September 2016

If you're looking for a luxurious oceanfront hotel this is not for you. If you are looking for a million dollar view for a fraction of the price, then yes, this hotel is for you. You're not getting the latest major chain or boutique hotel decor - but you will get a very clean hotel with friendly staff. The views...

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Dull and unkempt but just a great place to stay! Seriously comfortable bed, views over the pool and ocean waves crashing against the cliff. We really enjoyed our stay and so would anyone else. The pool is a good size and the water warm. Sunbeds had seen better days but were comfortable. Totally relaxing, falling asleep to the sound of...

Thank WilcoBraintree
San Diego, California
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Love this place! Such a great spot to park the car for 48 hours & veg out by the ocean. We always stay two nights & while the rooms are just basic, the location can't be beat! However, most of the grass was dead this year & we highly recommend that the owner replace it to look like the website...

1Thank JFennel

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Cliff House Inn on the Ocean

Address: 6602 Old Pacific Coast Highway, Mussel Shoals, Ventura, CA 93001
Region: United States > California > Ventura
Price Range: RM741 - RM857 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cliff House Inn on the Ocean 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Cliff House Inn On The Ocean Hotel Ventura
Cliff House Ventura
Cliff Shoals Restaurant House
Cliff House Bed Breakfast Shoals Restaurant Ventura
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“ask for corner rooms-quieter- 3rd floor will have less noise from other heavy footed clients”
 of 5 bubbles BackRoadsUSA, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Top floor is the best of the 2 options”
 of 5 bubbles markj4golf, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have an oceanview.”
 of 5 bubbles 462lesliea, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Every room faces the ocean - can't beat that!”
 of 5 bubbles sharonsG4069RV, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“They seemed like all the same no a/c any room had a view of Ocean”
 of 5 bubbles , 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
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