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Cottage Inn by the Sea

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2351 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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dorset
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40 reviews 40 reviews
25 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here as a one night stopover from San Francisco to Anaheim. It is very close to the 101; exit at Price Street (exit 191B) and turn left and the hotel is right there in front of you; great for us. It does have external doors which are something we are not used to; but not a problem. The room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautful , clean and well appointed rooms. Friendly, courteous and very helpful staff. Great ocean views and access. Will always stay here on any visit north. Great experience. Tell them if you are celebrating a special occassion and you will be pleasantly surprised!

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durham
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50 reviews 50 reviews
25 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Drove from Monterey to Pismo down the beautiful scenic coast, through Big Sur, over Bixby Bridge - breathtaking. Stopped to view Whales and give the wife a chance to recover from the hair-raising cliff hugging road.We'd pre booked a coast view room and it was more than worth the extra £100 for the three night stay. What a room! Perched... More 

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We only stayed here one night driving up from LA to Fresno. Great Rooms and hotel area. 101 is passing close to, but it is not a Big problem. Great breakfast!!! We loved the view as well. The staff were very friendly and helpful. If returning, I would look for a Room there again.

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Thousand Oaks, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We love Cottage Inn because of the nicely-appointed, clean and comfortable rooms, pretty gardens, and easy access to the beach. This is an attractive place with a most accommodating staff and really good chocolate chip cookies in the afternoon. We stay every time we go to Pismo.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Making a trip from a visit to friends in San Francisco back to Dana Point, CA, I booked an ocean front room at the Cottage Inn by the Sea in Pismo Beach for one night to provide a break in my travel (traveling alone as my husband had remained in Dana Point). Ahhhhhhh, is one of my best descriptions. When... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First, I'd like to say the service was good, friendly staff, and a good breakfast & nightly cookies. But.. The room was just not clean! I found the following under the bed: child's jacket, ball with a happy face, & mc Donald's happy meal wrappings with old partially eaten chicken nuggets in it. We also had problems with the fireplace,... More 

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

Dear Denise, Thank you for staying with us on your trip from San Diego. I apologize some items were not cleaned the way they usually are. I would appreciate if you would contact me by phone to discuss what room you were in and your dates of stay. We can then work directly with all staff involved to make sure... More 

Sacramento
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64 reviews 64 reviews
14 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit to this Pismo Beach property resulted in a memorable experience. The room was a perfect size for the two of us with a spectacular ocean view. Wonderful outdoor space on the property to enjoy the view, read, or just relax. Overall, highly recommend.

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

Dear Tbgranite, Thank you so much for giving The Cottage Inn a try! I am so glad we were the perfect spot for the two of you and I hope that means you will be visiting us again soon! Thank you, Morgan Thompson The Cottage Inn by the Sea More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great big comfy clean rooms. Seconds from a beautiful beach. Best shower on this trip. Good breakfast Only drawback is that hotel is so close to CA1 that there is a constant soft road noise, not terrible but if you can get a room as far from road as possible

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

Dear Steven, Thank you so much for taking the time to give us a nice review. I am so happy to hear the stay was very comfortable and we hope to see you again in the future! Sincerely, Morgan Thompson Assistant General Manager More 

United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights in October 2014. When we initially arrived after quite a long drive from Yosemite, there was a mix up with our booking!! Actually it turned out that they had recently installed a new computer system and our booking appeared to have been lost. We had booked a sea view room nearly a year in advance,... More 

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

Dear Meakins1, Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review of The Cottage Inn by the Sea. I’m very glad to hear that your problem was resolved and that you had a pleasant trip. Sincerely, Morgan Thompson Assistant General Manager More 

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