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The Cliffs Resort

2757 Shell Beach Rd, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
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Ranked #13 of 28 Hotels in Pismo Beach
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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was a two night getaway for my husband and I. We found the room to be clean, fresh, and updated. The whole resort was well-kept. And all the staff was very friendly and helpful. The pool was also great and the hotel restaurants have delicious food. There's really nothing I can say that's critical here. The only thing I'd... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Welcome- we were greeted with champagne, chocolate dipped strawberries and macaroons- that was the kind of welcome I loke👌🏽 Rooms- five star, beautiful rooms, stunning ocean view. Great furniture and soothing color schemes Bathrooms- all marble counters, floors and walls. Service- awesome. Everyone greated with a great smile and hello Location- stunning cliff views Beach- a walk down the steps,... More 

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Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice hotl perched on a cliff overlooking the ocean. Beautiful view, friendly staff, nice pool area and nice rooms with comfortable beds. Complimentary valet parking. Nice restaurant attached to the property. Nice walkway along the clif and stairs down to the beach and tide pools. Just south there is a nice park where we watched whales feeding In the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel, good facilities inc heated pool, hot tub, gym, spa and complimentary valet parking. Onsite restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner at reasonable prices and very tasty big portions. Staff very friendly and helpful. We extended our stay it was so good.

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The_Cliffs_Resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

garySI2146VC ~ that's great, I love that you enjoyed yourselves so much you stayed over! I hope we will see you again in the near future. Take care, Stephanie More 

Sacramento, California
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family of five plus our two dogs stayed at this hotel just a couple of days ago for three nights. This hotel has gorgeous ocean views. We were put into a dog friendly room on the first floor. The décor was very nice. Bathroom was a bit tight for five people. The room size was adequate. Our view was... More 

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The_Cliffs_Resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

passionatetravelgal ~ I am so happy you and your family enjoyed your stay. We truly love dogs at our hotel and try to make dog owners' vacations as seamless as possible while not infringing on those visiting without dogs. Our first floor is set aside as dog friendly, so you can choose between the non-ocean view or terrace rooms and... More 

Manhattan Beach, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at CPB for one night for business. Hotel is easy to access off 101 and complimentary valet. Check in is a breeze. Great location on the cliffs, nice beautiful, 1st rate location. Love the free wifi. The decor is a bit aged, but everything is comfortable and works. Plenty of outlets. Fitness center was fine. My room faced the... More 

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The_Cliffs_Resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

cubsfan73 ~ I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that our staff took good care of you! However, I apologize that your room was not fully ready at check in. Please contact me if I can help arrange a future visit, so we can wow you! stephanie@cliffsresort.com Take care, Stephanie More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A true seaside boutique hotel. We paid extra for the main seaview, but most of the rooms had a great view. The sound and fragrances of the Pacific Ocean, a great pool and restaraunt, and great service. Service in the USA is legions ahead of any European counterpart.

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The_Cliffs_Resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

Wow, Paul ~ high praise, thank you! It sounds like you had a true beach vacation and I am so happy you enjoyed your visit with us. I hope the rest of your travels were also superb! Take care, Stephanie More 

Dublin, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful stay at The Cliffs. We were greeted by friendly valet. Valet parking is complementary here. It was a nice treat. The rooms are very pretty with a subtle beach feel. We did not pay the extra fee to have an ocean view so we had a view of the parking lot. Beach view rooms really would... More 

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The_Cliffs_Resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

camom22015 ~ I am so glad you enjoyed your stay with us! It sounds like a great visit, with some relaxation by the pool and a tour of the tidepools. We look forward to your next stay, please contact me if I can help. We will be having some off season specials and maybe we can get you into an... More 

Orange County, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1,482 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fantastic resort located about 1/2 way between LA and San Francisco. The views are breathtaking if you like to see the ocean. The pool was great, and the restaurant and bar was fantastic. I like the fact that they are always running specials.

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90622 ~ Thank you for your glowing review, I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and all of our amenities! We look forward to seeing you on your next stay. Take care, Stephanie More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room was fine, bed needed to be replaced.we paid a resort fee-- $20-- but we're not told that this included valet parking and unlimited water We paid a dog fee--$55- but we're not provided with the dog bowls and bed that the website states it provides. Clean rooms, great location , customer service very lacking.

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The_Cliffs_Resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

kshred ~ It sounds like we fell down on a few things during your stay. I apologize that the resort fee was not made more clear at the time of your reservation. If you did not receive ammenities that should have been included in your stay, and this was not brought to the attention of or resolved by our Front... More 

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