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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
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 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 4 days ago NEW

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
5 helpful votes 5 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 

Fallbrook, California
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70 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a double room that was huge! Comfortable bed, desk, table and chairs, comfortable arm chair with side table, refrigerator, microwave, and fireplace. Arrived late at night so I haven't seen the pool or the view yet!

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

Dear Lori, I am so glad you enjoyed your room so much. The Cottage Inn recently underwent a renovation, and it sounds like you thoroughly enjoyed your stay. Until next time, Morgan Thompson Assistant General Manager More 

Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We couldn't of asked for a more beautiful place to spend our 30th wedding anniversary. The staff (Rachel) was very friendly upon check-in and the rooms were very clean and exactly as the picture shows on the web sites. Beds were comfortable and the breakfast bar was acceptional. The ocean view room was beyond beautiful. So glad our usual place... More 

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

Dear Jennybs1985, Thank you so much for the nice review. We are so happy to hear we have exceeded your expectations and that now you have become loyal guests of ours. I am so glad we were able to make your anniversary stay extra special. Thank you, Morgan Thompson Assistant General Manager More 

Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Comfortable overnight stay here en route to San Francisco. Cottage style room with fireplace, lovely Molton Brown toiletries and the most comfortable bed I ever slept in. Useful guest laundry. Decent breakfast. Slight issue with cleanliness in areas behind the scenes and particularly around laundry area but otherwise it's all good. The reception staff were extremely helpful. Nice restaurant called... More 

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

Dear Terri, I am so glad you found The Cottage Inn to be the perfect resting stop on your way to San Francisco. It sounds like you enjoyed a lot of our new amenities that came with our recent renovation, such as the Molton Brown toiletries. We hope you make another trip our way fairly soon! Thank you, Morgan Thompson... More 

Santa Barbara, California
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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A unique property - the rooms on the ocean side were like cottages on the ocean, with its own patio for ocean viewing - saw dolphins and sea birds. Every room has its own fireplace, and the breakfast area has been recently refurbished with a full breakfast for anyone's taste. I would go back.

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

Dear Dawn, I am so glad to hear you found our property to be unique and to be somewhere you would like to visit again. I will have to agree with you that the ocean view from the patios are just spectacular. And thank you so much for your positive feedback about our renovation updates. Until next time, Morgan Thompson... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for one night whilst driving down the coast. Pismo Beach has spectacular views across the ocean. Rooms were very spacious, clean and comfortable. Staff very helpful good recommendations for restaurants.

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

Dear Tinker914, Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. I am so glad The Cottage Inn was the perfect stopping point for you along your drive. We hope you visit us again soon! Sincerely, Morgan Thompson Assistant General Manager More 

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