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Shelter Cove RV Campground and Deli

492 Machi Rd, Shelter Cove, CA 95589-9138
+1 707-986-7474
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
26 Jul 2017
“Nice spot”
10 Jul 2017
“Handy Place to get items at Shelter Cove”
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Seafood, Soups
492 Machi Rd, Shelter Cove, CA 95589-9138
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

Friendly people at check-in. Great location after a scary ride over the mountain! Wi-Fi was a bit sketchy and had to pay $5.00 for it.

Thank gerrylayo
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Since Shelter Cove is a 21 mile winding drive from Rt 101, there are not too many places to get supplies and food. The fish fry is excellent. Eat on the open deck overlooking the ocean or in the enclosed picnic area if it is...More

1  Thank Roger S
Reviewed 23 June 2017

More remote place to visit if your using an RV. Very steep hills coming and going. Be Careful heard multiple stories of people overheating their brakes and losing control of their rigs. Campground is more basic, but offers all you need to stay comfortable. Owner...More

Thank JohnnieXXXXXXX
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Really love this campground. The grassy camp spots are great for tents and trailers. Great food in the deli if you don't want to cook. There is a patio area also that has picnic tables to sit and eat and enjoy the ocean view.

Thank Doreen B
Reviewed 5 January 2017

rough, windy drive don steepest road in CA...will burn your brakes up! Make sure you drive in lowest gear! Disappointing once you get there. Better beaches north and south, not any amenities. Heard the cafe was good- weird hours for so-so food and unfriendly!

1  Thank HJMcd
Reviewed 11 November 2016

My husband and I came here for lunch while staying at the Inn of the Lost Coast and exploring the beaches around Shelter Cove. We enjoyed the fish and chips while sitting outside on the deck. Besides being a deli and eatery, it's also a...More

1  Thank amiranten11
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Can't beat the fish and chips!! The people who work here are friendly and helpful with information!!

1  Thank Annie C
Reviewed 22 September 2016

They were quick to give us a quote via phone of their rates that quickly changed when we arrived. What can you do? We are on a budget and it’s late in the day to be driving by. We had a very early start the...More

1  Thank Indiana_Jonesse
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The campground is for sale and needs new owner and TLC. The deli is closed due to lack of staff and broken grill. The bathrooms are very dirty. There are many people who live there full time with dogs who wander the property. Needs major...More

2  Thank KatieCrippen
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Looking at this place from the outside your going wonder. It's deli style the fish and chips clam chowder soup, sandwiches are iare all fresh and tasty. There is a small well stocked gift shop to look through while your food is prepared. You can...More

Thank brianvanek
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 492 Machi Rd, Shelter Cove, CA 95589-9138
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Shelter Cove
  • Phone Number: +1 707-986-7474
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