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Cottage Inn by the Sea

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   2351 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This resort at pismo beach is really worth the visit. Good atmosphere, very nice and helpful staff, clean rooms, well maintained and safe. Breakfast included and good. Kids love to make their own waffles. The view from the resort over the ocean is spectacular. Easy access to the beach by stairs. Swimming pool and hot tub are nice, though a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

A great place to get away from the SF Bay Area. Handicapped room(no view) was great. Extra room for wheelchair and roll-in shower well done. We have had a view room before, also handicapped. We called day before and happened to have room available (mid-week). The grounds overlooking the ocean could use a few more chairs, but stunning views. Have... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived very late at night, past midnight, after driving from San Francisco and were welcomed by a lovely lady on reception who wasn't fazed by our extremely late check in time. Room was narrow but due to the location, this felt cosy and the bricked fire in the room was a cute touch. The pool was small and we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed one night and had pleasant experience. The staff was extremely helpful and friendly. We were tired from long drive but were greeted with cookies and friendly staff. The rooms were comfortable and clean. The price was good....it is a family destination..pool adequate... great views of beach..

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CottageInnGM, General Manager at Cottage Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

Fresh baked cookies and hot coffee--the perfect remedy for the “Long Drive Blues!” Best Regards, Jed Bickel General Manager More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has all you need to stop halfway San Francisco and Los Angeles on the Pacific Coast Highway. Spacious rooms, great bed, good bathroom. An easy drive from the highway. Pismo Beach itself is nothing special, but who cares after a day's driving?

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CottageInnGM, General Manager at Cottage Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

We agree that Pismo Beach is a perfect location to stay over when travelling from between San Francisco and Los Angeles. We also hope that you will have more time on your next visit to discover the hidden attractions and scenic beauty of our area. Thank you for sharing your experience with other travelers. Sincerely, Jed Bickel General Manager More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night. Location is great. Walking distance to restaurants. Driving distance to excursions and attractions. Opt for the oceanfront room. Wish we had, the view is great and you might get more of the ocean breeze. Our room had no a/c and was a little warm during the day. The free breakfast was good. Waffles, toast, etc,... More

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CottageInnGM, General Manager at Cottage Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed the location of The Cottage Inn in Pismo Beach. We highly recommend our oceanfront rooms and we encourage you to reserve in advanced for the best selection. Kindly, Jed Bickel General Manager More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in june. My wife and mother in law with me. It was a saturday night. The property is nice. Great views of the ocean and pismo beach. However the property is wide open and people pass thru all the time and run past your room which can make u upset late at night. Especially when u just paid close... More

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CottageInnGM, General Manager at Cottage Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I am very sorry to hear about the mishap with regards to your car door. Please contact me at your convenience so that I may personally discuss your concerns with you. Sincerely, Jed Bickel General Manager 805-773-4617 More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the time I made the reservation to check out was a great experience. Cathy was very helpful when making my reservation, she even called me back to mention an event going on that weekend that I could surprise my husband with for our anniversary . We weren't expecting to be welcomed with a nice set up in our room... More

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CottageInnGM, General Manager at Cottage Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you so much for celebrating your special Anniversary with us. We appreciate you mentioning the great service by Cathy and Kimberly, two of the best in the business! We look forward to your return visit. Kind Regards, Jed Bickel General Manager More

Visalia, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My kids and I stay here every July for a reason. It is clean, the beds are comfy, the staff is great, the price is right and the view of the ocean is perfect. We also love the morning breakfast. I have been here many times over the past years and it never fails me. I am already looking forward... More

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CottageInnGM, General Manager at Cottage Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for your continued patronage. We are so excited you will be coming back next July again. I think you are going to be pleasantly surprised at what will be new at The Cottage in July. Kindly, Jed Bickel General Manager More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I'm a seasoned Pismo Beach traveler having stayed at The Cliffs Resort and Pismo Lighthouse numerous times. This time around I decided to try a different place (also because it was last minute and everywhere else was booked) I went with Family With all that said- check-in was friendly and nice, the rate wasn't great but thankful they accept tripleA... More

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CottageInnGM, General Manager at Cottage Inn by the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel. If you reserve with us in advance, you may be able to take advantage of our Advanced Purchase promotion. We would enjoy the opportunity to have you back for a stay in one of our ocean front rooms. Kindly, Jed Bickel General Manager More

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Address: 2351 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
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Location: United States > California > Pismo Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Cottage Inn by the Sea 2.5*
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