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Dolphin Cove Motel

170 Main St., Pismo Beach, CA 93449
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Milan
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9 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have spent 2 nights here on the way from san francisco to LA... Great spot! Really on the beach, simple clean and with a great view from the room The owners are absolutely delicious always prompt to give us good advices We'll definetely go back soon

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is right on the sand, not on a cliff overlook. You definitely will hear the waves at night. New management, interior improvements have been updated, the price is reasonable. This is a place for those outside at the beach all day, not much to do at motel, but there is a deck area with tables and chairs.

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Oslo, Norway
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The motels location is the only good thing about this place. The rooms are dirty, wifi was not working for us (neither outside nor inside the room). Our youngest son had a urination accident in the bed at night. We told the staff about it the next day. Without letting us know they charged my mastercard another 75USD for this... More

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Bakersfield
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me & my wife loveThis little motel. its perfect if ur bringing the kids & the suite is a must the full kitchen is a + its almost like a beach house, the beach Is ur backyard This was the fourth Time we've been to the dolphin cove.but the first time with the new owner he's very cool..

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Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good value for money on Pismo Beach. You will not find a better location. Especially taking into account the scarcity of hotels directly at beach in Pismo. It's directly at the pier. Staff is helpful and facilities are very good for a motel.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This hotel had all we needed. Bed, shower, mini fridge and coffee in the office. Yes there is a television and clean towels! Room was clean but if you want a lot of amenities then please pay twice as much and rent a different room. The best part of this is location! Right on boardwalk and very close to the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Booked the Dolphin hotel based on location, and we are not dissapointed, great location next to the pier, clean rooms. No ac, but you are near the beach so it is no big deal. Hot showers work great. I would stay here again. Also was impressed with the management for kicking some locals that were Bmx riding out of the... More

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Monterey, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

My niece made the reservations so I had no idea of what to expect. I must admit when I first arrived I was very disappointed. .This is an old , slightly run down motel, IMO. As far as amenities, there aren't any except an ice machine. If there were items for a continental breakfast, I never saw them. There was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

Our first stay at the dolphin cove and my family enjoyed it so much..the location was perfect for the kids to have to beach so close ...management was friendly..rooms were clean ..we will definitely be back next year

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The beds could not have been less comfortable and the roof of our car was dented during the day while we were at the beach and the car was parked directly in front of the huge, wide open office windows. Apparently nobody knows how this happened. The location was perfect since our only plan was to spend time at the... More

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Address: 170 Main St., Pismo Beach, CA 93449
Location: United States > California > Pismo Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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#13 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
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