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Spyglass Inn

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2705 Spyglass Dr, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
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London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Stayed here and had breakfast and Dinner in the evening. Could not fault any of the meals and service, highly recommended. Views and atmosphere were excellent. Very reasonable prices. Also liked very much accommodation very different from the norm. Kind of old fashioned but quaint. Especially liked own front door.

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San Diego
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142 reviews 142 reviews
52 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We booked a one night stay at the Spyglass Inn. We did not book an oceanfront room since we were only planning to be in Shell Beach for one night. This hotel is in a beautiful location. There are picturesque bluffs and walking trails along the beach that make for excellent photo opportunities. The hotel also has a restaurant with... More

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Scottish Borders
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245 reviews 245 reviews
64 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed there for one night, check in was good and the girls on reception were nice. We got a decent room with a balcony which from the side, you could see the sea. The room consisted of two double beds with a nice coffee maker. Room was nice and clean and couldn't fault it. There are a few shops... More

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Waterford
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here in July 2014 for two nights. We had two rooms with adjoining doors for two adults and two children. The rooms were clean but basic. We did not have a sea view because we needed adjoining rooms. I would imagine those rooms that did have this view were better as the hotel is right on the beach.... More

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Irvine, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel one night, Labor Day Sunday, and were very disappointed. At check in, a clerk without much knowledge of the area recommended "Denny's" for dinner, as it was 9:00pm already, and he did not know that there were good restaurants in San Luis Obispo, 12 minutes away, still open. The room we were given was smelly... More

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JgentrySpy, Manager at Spyglass Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Our staff apologizes for not meeting your expectations. Please contact me directly so we may discuss your stay and that I may resolve your concerns to your complete satisfaction. 805-773-4855 More

Temecula, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room exceeded our expectations. It may look like a motel style inn, but the interior was far better than a "motel." Our partial ocean view was on a corner so we got to see a little more ocean than we thought, but we regretted not getting the full ocean view. It was Labor Day weekend so the price was... More

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JgentrySpy, Manager at Spyglass Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for spending your anniversary with us. Our staff is happy to hear that your expectations were exceeded. It is warm comments like yours that make our work rewarding. Thank you again. More

San Francisco, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were lucky to get a reservation over a long holiday weekend as all hotels along the strip overlooking Shell Beach were sold out but besides the fantastic location, the rooms were very outdated. We traveled w/our 2 dogs and the pet rooms without ocean view had carpet which was gross and rooms had no a/c. The rooms were stifling... More

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JgentrySpy, Manager at Spyglass Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and thank you for spending your holiday with us. We do apologize that the room did not meet your satisfaction. Please contact me directly so I can resolve this matter to your complete satisfaction. Jason Gentry 805-773-4855 More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Might not b a 5 star but stayed in an ocean view room with a patio. Great time sitting our room patio having drinks overlooking ocean. Walked dogs down to beach. Great staff. Very friendly. Restaurant had good food. I wish this weekend wouldn't end

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JgentrySpy, Manager at Spyglass Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Kim. We are all pleased to hear you were able to enjoy your weekend with us. Our staff looks forward to having you as our guest on your next trip to Pismo Beach. More

London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Apart from the sea view (that's if you are lucky enough to get one of the rooms with a balcony overlooking the sea) this motel style inn has little to recommend it other than being conveniently near the highway. First impressions were poor the outside looked run down as was the reception area and the receptionist was not smartly turned... More

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JgentrySpy, Manager at Spyglass Inn, responded to this review

Our staff apologizes for not meeting your expectations. Please contact me directly so that we can discuss your stay together and I can resolve any concerns you may have to your full satisfaction. Thank you Jason Gentry 805-773-4855 More

Conroe, Texas
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61 reviews 61 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a repeat visit for us. We were here a few years ago and came back. It is a great hotel right near the water. Our room was comfortable. There is no a/c but you really don't need it. We opened the sliding glass doors, where we could see the ocean and used the floor fan to pull in... More

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JgentrySpy, Manager at Spyglass Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us again, Lisa. We, too, find that the cool ocean air does make it relaxing and, of course, you cannot beat the view. We really appreciate that you chose to return to the Spyglass Inn. We will look forward to seeing you on your next visit. More

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Address: 2705 Spyglass Dr, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
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Location: United States > California > Pismo Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Spyglass Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 82
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