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Cottage Inn by the Sea

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Apple Valley, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent two nights there and it was everything we expected. We didn't know they were under construction when we booked but it wasn't so bad. Breakfast was a little dissatisfying because it wasn't kept up. Flies where everywhere so we chose to eat things that were closed and prepackaged. The yogert that I thought was going to be okay... More 

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Santa Clarita, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cottage Inn by the Sea is a wonderful place to stay. The rooms are fabulous-and the fireplace adds a relaxing touch! Great ocean views, comfortable beds, and great linens. The grounds are beautiful-with tables and chairs out so that you can sit and enjoy the view. The steps down to the beach are super cool-and the beach is amazing!

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

Dear LaNita T, Thank you so much for all of your positive feedback. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and we’re looking forward to having you back in the future! Sincerely, Morgan Thompson Assistant General Manager More 

Simi Valley, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We've been staying at Cottage Inn for several years and LOVE this hotel. I would advise to ask for a room away from the street for a more peaceful experience. The staff is very accommodating and friendly. The one time we did have a hiccup in our reservations, Cottage Inn made it right. We just returned from our first stay... More 

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

Dear 3Charlotte3, Thank you so much for the compliment! We are so glad you always enjoy your stay and we appreciate you sharing such kind words. The staff and I would also like to thank you for being such a loyal patron to The Cottage Inn by the Sea. Best Wishes, Morgan Thompson Assistant General Manager More 

san jose, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

We stayed there for the first time this week. Rates are much better during the week. Very nice room. Everything was good. Bed comfortable. Hotel is remodeling part of the grounds but the contractors did not interfere with our stay as they only worked during the day. The breakfast was in a temporary room due to the remodeling but the... More 

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

Dear Linda, Thank you so much for your wonderful review and tips for future guests. I am pleased to hear the renovation did not affect your stay and that you enjoyed all that The Cottage Inn by the Sea has to offer. I hope you have a chance to visit us again very soon, and that you will have an... More 

Tehachapi, California
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We have stayed two times and have had issues with our rooms both times. First time the toilet was loose and leaking water when we got to our room. Had a down stairs ocean view had to be moved up stairs now we couldn't walk out our door and sit and relax. The second time when we got to our... More 

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San Francisco, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I had the opportunity to stay at Cottage Inn over Valentines Day weekend and had a really great experience. The hotel is a great location, the rooms are quite nice, and the surrounding area is beautiful. I would happily return again.

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

Dear Christopher, Thank you so much for you kind words. I am so glad we were able to exceed your expectations on such an important holiday. We hope you will make visiting The Cottage Inn by the Sea your annual tradition for Valentines’ Day weekend! Thank you again, Morgan Thompson Assistant General Manager More 

Lincoln CA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Great location overlooking the beach and Ocean to smoke my cigar and enjoy my martini. Refurbished rooms with a fireplace and easy walk to Steamers for a wonderful seafood dinner. Comes with breakfast and ask for patio ocean room

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

Dear Avid9er, Thank you so much for posting such a nice review about your time here at The Cottage Inn by the Sea. I am also very happy to hear that you had the opportunity to have dinner at our neighboring seafood restaurant, Steamers. We have several excellent restaurants within easy walking distance of our hotel and our staff is... More 

Houston, Texas
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We stayed for 4 nights from Feb 5-9, 2015 and had a fabulous time. Great location - 3 hours from LA and 3 hours from San Francisco. Surrounded by a beautiful coast line. There are several beach areas to go to. We had a room on the upper level with a beautiful view of the ocean and the garden. The... More 

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

Dear Ven V, Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I was so pleased to hear that you enjoyed yourselves during your stay here. The Central Coast is a beautiful place to relax and enjoy the ocean! We are looking forward to seeing you again in the future. Sincerely, Morgan Thompson Assistant General Manager More 

Ventura, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

The Cottage Inn by the sea is a great setting overlooking the Pacific Ocean . The rooms are very nice with some rooms being updated. There is a free breakfast and cookies in the afternoon. There are many places to visit including tons of great wineries so it's a perfect place for a home base.

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

Dear Ronald, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at The Cottage Inn by the Sea with us. I am so glad that you found the rooms and amenities to be enjoyable. I am also happy to hear that you had time to visit the beautiful wineries in this area. This summer we will be selling some... More 

South Park, Pennsylvania, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Arrived after dark and could only hear the waves from our ocean front room. When it became light we were on bluff overlooking the beach. Enjoyed listening to the waves all night. Clean. Staff was friendly. One window was broken and wouldn't stay up and the screen was hanging off. We were able to adjust the screen and prop open... More 

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