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1020 Cypress, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
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Sea Gypsy Motel
Ranked #18 of 28 hotels in Pismo Beach
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Minden, Nevada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We stayed at the hotel during our daughter's graduation from Cal Poly. Not only was the price right but the location was incredible! Right on the beach and walking distance to all the restaurants and bars. Stay here and enjoy the beach, walk the pier AND make you way up for wine tasting, only 15 minutes away.

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Houston, TX
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66 reviews 66 reviews
21 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

Interesting place, as it seems part motel/part condo since many rooms are actually owned by others. My mom has been coming here for years, and this was my first time to join her and I'm glad I did. Room pretty basic, but clean and comfortable. Comes with a little kitchen and a nice sized deck. Hit Trader Joes for cheese... More

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Bakersfield, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

my husband and I stayed here in april 2014 it was wonderful. I loved that we were able to walk out on the balcony and watch the surf. the beds could be a little more comfy but other than that it was nice. the room was clean and had plenty of space. also there are stairs going down to the... More

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Ocala, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We stayed here for almost 2 months and enjoyed our stay here! The price was great for the coastal views the place is fully equipped for anything you may need! The staff is always wonderful and helpful when needed! I love the fact that it is within walking distance of great food and good times! Both times we have been... More

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Seattle, Washington
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20 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Because I really, really wanted to love this place. I have a special place in my heart for these old, original hotels, especially the ones on the beach that snatched up prime real estate back in the day and have managed to hold on. This place is absolutely spotless and well-cared for. Our reservation went off without a hitch, even... More

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Los Angeles, California
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85 reviews 85 reviews
15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

This is a clean, no-frills hotel, well located, price so-so. If you have a pet, I suppose this is the place to come, but otherwise, nothing special, although I did notice my room smells a bit like dog.

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Oakhurst, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We stay here every year, great location, beachfront suites are the way to go, reasonable, pet friendly, fully equipped kitchens, two thumbs up! beach only feet away, the Pier and shopping, dining are a short scenic walk away.

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Tulare, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014 via mobile

I am a pet person and travel with both my dog. I always look and stay in places that are pet friendly! At any place that I stay I understand if someone's dog bark and does not stress me on anyone in my family. At the sea gypsy that is not the case..they will call you and let you know... More

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pismo
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

when we decided to stay here, we were excited thay we would be able to bring our pet. When we arrived in our room, the bathroom was filthy! The toilet was not flushed and there was water everywhere! The room was small and the beds were uncomfortable. we had an apartment style and the beds folded down off of the... More

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Clovis, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

We have stayed at the Sea Gypsy many times over the years. We always stay in a suite consisting of a beachfront studio and a regular room with a queen bed and bath. The view can't be beat as you're literally steps from the beach. Falling asleep to the sound of the surf is amazing. This place has been in... More

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Address: 1020 Cypress, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
Location: United States > California > Pismo Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Sea Gypsy Hotel Pismo Beach
Sea Gypsy Pismo Beach

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Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Pismo Beach
Number of rooms
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