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Cottage Inn by the Sea

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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012 via mobile

My complaints are that they have a very limited breakfast.. Only protein is cottage cheese, yogurt, and hard boiled eggs. Second complaint is that they choose afternoon weekends to perform routine cleaning all around you. In example, they were washing the windows around the hit tub and pool while guests are using it. Why can't this be done when they... More 

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

The Cottage Inn offers an upgraded continental breakfast, featuring the items you mentioned. We are always looking for new items to add to our breakfast offerings within the scope of what our health department permits allow. We are already in the process of adding more protein and soy items in the coming months. We appreciate your feedback regarding the cleaning... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

Stayed for only 1 night, but wished we could have stayed longer. Superb Hotel in a fabulous location. We had a "Sea View" room, overlooking beautiful gardens, and over the Cliffs out to sea. We left the windows open all night to listen to the waves rolling in onto the beach below. The room was large, spotlessly clean, and had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

Great hotel, spacious rooms, nice easy walk to pier and central "drag" at Pismo. Lovely gardens to sit and watch the surf and sunsets, plenty of towels, clean rooms and showers, good internet connection, lovely clean pool and spa. Beach below hotel just perfect....wonderful part of the California coast. As for the breakfast!!! What can I say! Outstanding selection and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

Nothing like waking to the sound of the pacific, problem is the rooms are so hot and stuffy with no AC so you havent slept all night. Room are quirky and make a good stop off location

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

I stayed here for 2 nights and was fortunate enough to have a sea view room which was lovely! The rooms themselves were very quaint and tidy and the beds were lovely and comfortable. The view out from the front of the hotel down the beach is lovely and there are some chairs to sit and relax on. The breakfast... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

We arrived late and were greated by home made cookies at the front desk. They had a plaque with happy birthday to me :) When we arrived in our room it was so comfortable, from the swan towel animals on the bed to the fire place that we turned on. The next day we went down the stairs to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

Another favorite place to stay in Pismo beach. Very comfortable beds and linens. Ocean view rooms are not for the one who actually get out of room to breath ocean. Great place for couples.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

The cottage Inn is a great place to go with your family. We stayed in one of the rooms closest to the lobby. It was large, spacious and nicely decorated. The motel is situated so you can take a walk on the beach. It is in a great location on the way to Hearst Castle and Monterey. We used it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

Had a fantastic night at the Cottage Inn as part of our honeymoon. The excellent staff made us feel so welcome and had even put out a sign in reception to say congratulations. They also left us a congratulations card and bottle of champagne in our room which was so thoughtful and made us feel extra special! The hotel is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2012

Shared with my teenaged son a beautiful two queen bed room with a sllight view of the ocean. It was just terrific as you just wanted to walk the beach, take a million photos of all of the views. I would recommend the cottages with a view if you wanted to stay indoors. The cliff gardens and walks were very... More 

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