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The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn

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26 Seal Court, Shelter Cove, CA 95589
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The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to stay in Shelter Cove. The town is tiny and quaint, the perfect place to get away from it all. Rooms are clean and simply furnished, with many little touches that show they really want your stay to be great; complimentary snacks, free WiFi, and nice bathroom amenities (Roam, which I hadn't heard of, but really liked.) The... More 

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Jill O, Owner at The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn, responded to this review

Your review really captured the unique essence of the Oceanfront Inn! We are so glad you enjoyed all of our special touches (thanks to Julie, our amazing manager). Getting away from it all is the great benefit of Shelter Cove. The daily shows that nature puts on are constantly changing – and the awesome Shelter Cove community is warm and... More 

Martinez, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

My wife and I went for an overnight stay and loved it. There are jacuzzi rooms on the 2nd and 3rd floors and the bed was comfortable - slept soundly with the rythm of the waves right below the balcony. If you haven't had seafood in a while try the scallops at the restaurant downstairs - awesome! At the beach... More 

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Jill O, Owner at The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your experience. The seals really are great … the way they lay around on the rocks is a perfect example of how to relax and enjoy the amazing natural beauty of the area! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit. Please come back. Every season has something special to offer in Shelter Cove. More 

Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

My girlfriend and I stayed here for our anniversary in October. The hotel is very cute with great views of the ocean and sunset! I'm sure all of the rooms have amazing views but I recommend spending the extra $20 to get the room with the jacuzzi on the third floor. The room was clean and welcoming with plenty of... More 

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Jill O, Owner at The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments. It always makes us feel great when we achieve our goal of providing our guests with a memorable experience. We wish you many more romantic celebrations in the future… and hope you will come back to celebrate at least some of them at the Oceanfront Inn! More 

Sandy, Utah
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We stayed here for two nights and wish it had been more. This hotel has an awesome location. There is nothing between it and the ocean. It was amazing. Our room was very nice, with vaulted ceilings. The best part was the balcony, which faced directly to the ocean. The balcony was pretty private. We were able to see seals... More 

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Jill O, Owner at The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your comments. We are so glad that you enjoyed the unique oceanfront experience we are so proud of. We hope you are able to come back and visit again! More 

California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We had ridden our Harley to Shelter Cove last May after staying in Garberville and thought we would check out this back road to Shelter Cove. We explored the area and thought this would be a great place to relax and unwind. So for our fall vacation we decided to head to Shelter Cove and spend a few days and... More 

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Jill O, Owner at The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us for your fall vacation. We’re glad you enjoyed the room, the view and the beach. You are right -- the Shelter Cove community is amazing! We hope to welcome you back so you can spend more time exploring the natural beauty – and relaxing and enjoying your time together. We really appreciate your comments and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Lost coast is a perfect place for a lost weekend or anytime you are ready for total relaxation. Our host Julie was an attentive manager who attended to our every need. The views are what you are after and you will not be disappointed. The sounds of the ocean are the best on the coast. Excellant restaurant on premise.Say hi... More 

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Jill O, Owner at The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and kudos for Julie. Our mission is to help our guests get the most from their visit to our spectacular area. We would love to welcome you back! More 

1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

the oceanfront inn was simply stunning. The views and beach access is all that one needs for a complete vacation. We ate at the cove reastaurant which filled our palette and then some. I would recommend this establishment to anyone who wants to have a refreshing and relaxing trip.

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Jill O, Owner at The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience. We are so glad that you enjoyed your vacation. You are right -- the Oceanfront Inn is a wonderful place to relax. We hope you are able to come back soon. More 

Portland, Oregon
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Ok...I have to state that my wife writes these more than I do and prefers it that way, but I thought I would give it a go this time a try....and I mean try to stay on focus and not be completely negative....Well this place lives up to the nick name "The Lost Coast" and frankly should stay lost. The... More 

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Jill O, Owner at The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments about your stay in Shelter Cove. Shelter Cove is a unique place best suited for people who want to get away from it all and enjoy the serenity and beauty of nature. The Cove offers an opportunity for people to relax and recharge away from the busy-ness of their everyday lives. It seems like you... More 

Zichron Yaakov, Israel
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21 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Location-location-location! Shelter cove is a must, and if you have the chance to leave the kids behind (we didn't), things may even get better. The Oceanfront is great, Julie is a pro, replied to all my question promptly, left us the keys in a clear place due to our late arrival, and even a small surprise bags for the kids.... More 

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Jill O, Owner at The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your comments. Your profile indicates that you are a very seasoned traveler, with visits to some of the greatest places on earth – so we especially appreciate your compliments about our little secret paradise. We are glad that you were able to include us in your West Coast tour – we hope... More 

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Before i begin this review, i must state that this a company that deletes their negative reviews. Ones i saw a couple weeks ago, before check in arent here anymore. And a fewnmorendissapeared in the last few days!! Lets see how long this honest review stays up! I stayed in room 11, about two weeks ago. The manager julie was... More 

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Jill O, Owner at The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn, responded to this review

We are very sorry that your stay with us did not meet your expectations. Just to be clear… we do not delete negative reviews and have no way of doing so on TripAdvisor. We are very proud to report that until your review, we have had 100% positive comments from our guests on TripAdvisor. The cleanliness of our rooms and... More 

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Address: 26 Seal Court, Shelter Cove, CA 95589
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Location: United States > California > Shelter Cove
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Number of rooms: 10

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