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Ocean Palms Motel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   390 Ocean View Ave, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
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Ranked #17 of 28 Hotels in Pismo Beach
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Lugano, Switzerland
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed there only one night. The stuff was friendly. The room was ok. Bed quality ok and it was quiet. Pismo Beach is a small village all the Hotels are very near to the Beach. Wifi good. There is also a small Breakfast by the Reception.

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Alberta
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we were on a trip south along the California Coast and although I had reserved most of our accommodations prior to our trip, we hadn't made any arrangements after having driven from Big Sur. We ended up in Pismo Beach and decided to check out the Ocean Palms Motel. The man at the reception was very friendly and we decided... More

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Bakersfield, Vermont
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

The motel is clean and pool is sparkling. Bob the manager went out of his way to be friendly. Location of the motel is good close to the beach and right across the street from the Pismo Beach Surf Shop, my granddaughter's favorite place in Pismo. My only concern was that like all old motels in Pismo was that the... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We only stayed for one night, which was fine, but I couldn't recommend a longer stay.That would be true of most motels though. The motel is clean and in a good location, close to restaurants and a short walk from the beach. The price was really good. This was the lowest price of any hotel during our stay in California,... More

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somewhere in Ontario
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

The motel is clean, nice beds, new furniture, very good price, staff is helpful and nice. Breakfast is below average, but it doesn't matter, if you don't like it, there are places where you can eat. The location is close to everything. Would definitely recommend the motel and we would stay here again.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

Overall hotel is nice . room was clean, staff was nice and pleasant .. hotel is walking distance to just about everything although not to the beach carrying chairs, ice chest etc.etc. pool and picnic area was clean and nice .. bathroom is a little small ... priced about accordingly to other hotels which is pricey( price and demand)

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Creswick, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

A good basic motel , good sized room with comfortable bed . Clean facilities and pleasant staff. We would stay here again as good price for what you get. Ideal for short stay.Free parking , and walking distance to main street shops and restaurants .

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Santa Clarita, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Hotel is in the middle of Pismo Beach, within walking distance of Ocean, and Pier. Great location for restaurants, and shops. Rooms were clean,and quiet. If you are eating locally try Rosa's next door, for great Italian food. If you have more time and want a steak of a lifetime drive to Nipomo and stop at Jocko's.... worth the 20... More

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Hertfordshire
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57 reviews 57 reviews
29 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My first experiance of a motel and a very good one at that. We payed £60 for the night and the room was very, very clean (and I'm fussy) with all mod cons, fridge, iron, hair dryer etc. Parking is free, and it's 5 mins to the beach. If your staying here go to the lake 15 mins drive away.... More

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Horsham
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8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We booked this motel as a stop over from LA to Monterey and it was everything we needed - clean, free parking, close (but not too close) to the highway and also to some restaurants/shops in Pismo Beach. After a long drive we decided to walk into the town centre to get some dinner and enjoy the sunset, this took... More

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Address: 390 Ocean View Ave, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
Location: United States > California > Pismo Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Ocean Palms Motel 2*
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