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Dolphin Cove Motel

2.0 of 5
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170 Main St., Pismo Beach, CA 93449
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Ranked #16 of 28 Hotels in Pismo Beach
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Fresno, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were excited about coming to the coast. Room was very small and floor dirty in the bathroom. When we came back first day after being out and our room was not made up we noticed the door hanger said to put out if you wanted your room serviced. Day two we put it out and came home to again... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed ourselves tremendously! We had a great upgraded room with a beautiful walk out to the beach from our room. The staff went well above their duties! We will be back and have already referred our friends!

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Chandler, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Owners are very friendly, rooms clean and had a nice view of the ocean/beach and only steps away. Close to all the shopping and restaurants and pier. Rooms a bit small but I don't go on vacation to sit in a motel room. Beds not super soft but comfortable enough.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Sea view room. From no.1hwy, we live there !Good location. My friend forgot her passport in hotel. They mailed her. Thanks. Good! But no breakfast, it is not convenient in the small town. .................................

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Bakersfield, California
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Had a pretty good view, steps away from beach. Customer service was awesome. Rooms are super small, but not a big deal if you don't plan on being in the room much. Has seating outside the room. Room #8 and 9 are the BEST rooms there.

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Lakewood, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Like the title says, incredible location and view! The staff was very helpful and friendly. I could tell that this was a family run motel, which we like. I'm only giving this motel 3 stars because it really needs to be cleaned up a bit inside the room we stayed in. The carpet is not very clean (it is right... More 

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Dana Point
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Never dealt with such excellent service and help! Tori was wonderful in helping with our reservation by email and phone that I changed twice ! Nothing but pure hospitality! Staff was always there to help and the most accommodating to everything! More than helpful,with a late checkout!!!!! Loved the location, rooms and everything about this place!

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College Station, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

If you are happy with seashells, sand and surf, plus crab, chowder and cinnamon rolls, this is the place! The rooms are nothing fancy, but when your window points to the nicest part of vast and beautiful Pismo Beach, why sweat it! The staff are sweet and helpful, with a really homey feel. The sound of the surf is there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We have been here several times now but this time was definitely the best. The rooms are always nice and the price is always great. The location is right near the main street and the boardwalk and pier. There is beach access less than 40 steps from every room we have stayed at. We will be back!

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Los Angeles, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

This is a very nice place to stay. The staff was super nice, She gave us extra time because it rained the day we were there and we couldn't enjoy the beach.The view was great. It is literally steps from the beach and a one minute walk to the pier. The rooms are a little small but clean. It doesn't... More 

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