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Saint Augustine, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of 4 stayed overnight. The bed was clean but that was about it. Bathroom was not clean, nor was the little kitchen. Toilet paper was barely hanging on the wall and we ran out without a back up. Holes in the walls. No AC. Very good location and nice lady at the desk. It was the only room... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

Not mention we paid $275 for a room! Crazy price! It is Okay we did not book a hotel in advance...But! We got bites everywhere!!!! My parents and I!!! Everywhere!!! It is a gross hotel run by Indian people. Dont stay here if you could.

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

I stayed over the holiday weekend and went there because of the price. It was still outrageous, $185/night, but cheaper than the $250/night places nearby. I saw some reviews that were not so great, so not expecting much. And it was what I expected. Old and outdated. I would say, ok on cleanliness, but some grime that seems so bad,... More 

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Thank Michael P F
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Great location, super friendly staff and fellow guests. Probably should offer discount prices due to extensive remodeling in progress. Clean and spacious rooms. Pet friendly. Nearby beach is beautiful and not as crowded as more populous locations. I'll be back.

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Thank Louie L
Visalia, California
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

This was a dirty dirty place. There was black mold in the shower, bug poo in the bathroom window, not to mention the bug crawling through the bathroom. I can't believe how much we paid to stay at a place I wouldn't let my dog go to.

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Huntington Beach
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

This is the WORSE hotel I have ever been to! It's extremely run down, trash, broken furniture & appliances are all over the property. My room was horrible- broken window that wouldn't stay open, dirty chipped table, poorly installed tv with exposed wires, carpet that had not been vacuumed, beds that didn't fit the frames, the bathroom was dirty, found... More 

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Prunedale, California
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

Shower door does not close. Bathroom is very small. It was so hot in the room in the afternoon that it did not cool off until 9pm. You could not watch TV as they installed it on the right side of bed. No space to walk as they had two queen beds crammed in it. Will never return. Another guest... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

Pros: It was close to the beach and shopping, the bed was very comfortable and the bathroom was large, the flooring throughout was new, the place was quiet and the lady in the office was nice. Cons: It was dirty had to wear socks all the time, overpriced, the door handle to the bathroom I had to take a razor... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Need to start by saying that Paul who works on the front desk is a great bloke and a great asset to this place - very helpful, friendly and cheery. Otherwise this is a middle of the road motel. We arrived on July the 3rd and the price was a little expensive at $140 and although the next night was... More 

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california
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015 via mobile

We have been staying at the Dolphin Inn for years. The same India lady has owned it for years. She goes out of her way to make you happy. It's Quiet And clean. In July they were updating the room .we definitely will continue staying at the Dophin Inn. Hope to go back soon.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy pleasure in the lap of nature at Dolphin Inn. 19 Unit family operated motel, Non smoking Rooms, Cottage with kitchens, some rooms with Jacuzzi Tubs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dolphin Inn

Address: 399 S Ocean Ave, Cayucos, CA 93430-1298
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cayucos
Price Range: $86 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Dolphin Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Dolphin Hotel Cayucos
Hotel Style:
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Cayucos
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