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The Cliffs Resort

3.5 of 5
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2757 Shell Beach Rd, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
1 room 1 adult
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sacramento
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41 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My two amigos and me spent 3 nights at the Cliffs and it was wonderful. The beds are wonderful and our view from the patio was lovely. Rooms service was quick and efficient and all of the staff was helpful. Having a double sink in the bathroom would have been wonderful however. The breakfast was fine and the bar restaurant... More 

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

airportjunky ~ So happy we could be "just what you needed" for your getaway. I hope the 3 Amigos will visit again soon! Take care, Stephanie More 

San Diego, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Cliffs Resort for a friend reunion and am already eagerly awaiting my next visit! Our oceanfront suite was comfy, modern, clean, and refreshing- highly worth the upgrade for our round the clock view. The service set the bar and believe me the Cliffs embodies hospitality. Warm and friendly valet service with a bubbly and welcoming front desk.... More 

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Thank Kyla K
The_Cliffs_Resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

Wow, Kyla K ~ thank you for the amazing review! I am happy that you were so warmly embraced by our staff and that you enjoyed your time with us so immensely. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Take care, Stephanie More 

San Fancisco Bay Region
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Generally a pleasant place. Nice scenery. Clean comfortable accommodations. Friendly, helpful & pleasant staff. Food is not good, bur edible. There is a constant low intensity low frequency hum in the room (has been noticed by many others). Believe it is the AC motor. Also the bed is rather high & difficult to climb into (depends upon your height).All in... More 

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

soaringemu ~ thank you for your comments, I am glad that overall you enjoyed your stay. We are just finishing installing a new A/C system in order to provide a consistently quiet, restful stay for each and every room. I hope we will see you again soon and you will have a chance to check it out. Take care, Stephanie More 

Akron, Ohio
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Cliffs on my way down the coast highway. Our room was clean and comfortable. Booked a couples massage great value. Restaurant at the resort was wonderful great pool area with a fire pit I would book again when in the area.

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1 Thank Daniel S
The_Cliffs_Resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

Daniel S ~ We are honored that you chose our property for your trip down the coast. It sounds like you had a chance to relax and enjoy! We look forward to seeing you again soon, Stephanie More 

Temecula, California
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133 reviews
58 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is set on the bluffs overlooking the ocean in a dramatic setting. There are a few other hotels on the same stretch but otherwise the area is isolated and that posed a problem for those from out of town for the annual meeting. They had to fly to Santa Barbara and drive about an hour and some flew... More 

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

suzanochka ~ thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay. I am glad you enjoyed the picturesque drive, however if you're interested for a future stay, there are flights into San Luis Obispo airport (SBP) which is just a 15 minute drive to the hotel, if that is more convenient. We offer a complimentary shuttle... More 

Kihei, Hawaii
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68 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Easy to find, just off the freeway. Staff is friendly. Room was clean, comfortable and the bed was amazing. Great place to watch the sunset. Pool was heated and warm. Parking is a little scarce so use the complimentary valet.

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Thank Michael M
The_Cliffs_Resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

Michael M ~ we are super fortunate to have amazing sunsets, aren't we! I am so happy you had a comfortable stay, hope to see you again soon! Take care, Stephanie More 

Pismo Beach, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the family suite for my daughter and myself and a few of her friends. We had a great stay with everyone and everything being wonderful. Sara Clark helped me with my reservation weeks ago and again she was working when we stayed. She treated us with nothing but respect and was very helpful to both myself and my... More 

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2 Thank Brandi P
The_Cliffs_Resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

Brandi P ~ Yay, I'm so glad to hear about your wonderful stay! Thank you for choosing our resort, I'm happy to hear that Sara took such good care of you from your reservation throughout your stay. We look forward to your next visit! Take care, Stephanie More 

Denver, Colorado
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45 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful, elegant property right on the dunes. You can hear and see the waves crashing. When we arrived there was complementary mulled wine and snacks including some very yummy chocolate chip banana bread. The staff were all very nice and went out of their way to make you feel welcome. We were upgraded to an oceanfront suite.... More 

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2 Thank Dinoalita
The_Cliffs_Resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

Dinoalita, Magical getaway ~ wow, high praise, thank you! I am happy you chose the ocean for your stay and that you were so satisfied with our property for your hotel! Our staff is our biggest ammenity, so I am glad to hear that you felt so welcome. We look forward to pampering you on your next visit! Take care,... More 

Bahrain
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

Stayed at this hotel for a wedding event which luckily was held elsewhere Staff friendly and helpful and want to make your stay enjoyable but standards are somewhat questionable We were having a brief 15munite private rehearsal on za section of the lawn 10 of us when a woman member of staff came bounding over shouting at us to get... More 

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1 Thank julie l
The_Cliffs_Resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

Julie L ~ Thank you for your review. I'm happy to hear you found the staff friendly and helpful! I have discussed the events you described with the employee who you spoke with and wanted to provide some clarity as to why she approached you in the midst of your rehearsal. While we love that our guests enjoy the property... More 

Pasadena, California
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

We love going to sleep listening to the waves breaking on the shore and waking up in the morning to the same sound, and this is the only place we can do that reliably between LA and San Francisco without camping out on the beach. We always stay in the more expensive ocean view suites, which are closest to the... More 

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3 Thank John W
The_Cliffs_Resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

John W ~ What a great discription, that makes me want to snuggle in bed watching the ocean as the sun rises! We are honored to be your favorite stop on the coast, thank you for your loyalty to our hotel. I know our Brunch has a lot of food, but there is a great Italian deli one block south,... More 

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