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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Booked this accommodation as a stop off for 2 nights whilst exploring the coast between LA and San Francisco. Very clean, modern, self catering style accommodation with all services and utensils required for a very comfortable stay. Booked a pool view room which also gave us a balcony with great views of the sea. Apartment also had full washer dryer... More 

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Thank Unclebuz
Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Unclebuz, Thank you for providing us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are pleased to hear you found our suites to be comfortable and our staff to be very helpful and friendly. We strive to exceed all of our guests’ expectations and I am happy to hear we did so with you. We look forward to welcome you... More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A resort type property set on a cliff just north of pismo beach. Beach access is available via a path. Stayed in a 2 bedroom oceanfront. Very good condition, spotlessly clean. Good facilities, Kitchen and multiple TV's ( if you can stop looking at the sunsets. Nice pool area. Not inexpensive, but worth the investment. Would stay here again at... More 

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Thank DuncanBZ
Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Greetings DuncanBZ, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are pleased to hear that you found your suite to be well appointed and spotlessly clean. We strive to exceed all of our guests' expectation and we are thrilled to hear we did so with you. We look forward to welcoming you... More 

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21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are beautifully appointed with full kitchens, dining and living room. Huge walk in closet and very comfortable king sized bed and large bathroom. You feel like you are on a resort at this place. The front desk staff were more than accommodating when we needed to print boarding passes for the airport. Wonderful. The onsite dining is great... More 

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Thank justinhoagster
Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Justinhoageter, Thank you for providing us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are pleased to hear that you were so impressed with your accommodations and all the amenities our property has to offer. Customer service is a top priority of ours so, we are thrilled that everyone you encountered was warm and friendly. We sincerely look forward to... More 

London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good location to explore Pacific highway. We booked a non sea view room. It had a lot of road noise from the motorway which is very close especially if you use the sofa bed. Couldn't sleep at night. When I complained about it the next lady at reception, who seemed to be training, brushed it off nonchalantly as if this... More 

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Greetings bOn_vOyage17, Thank you for your feedback in regards to your recent stay at Dolphin Bay. Although I am thrilled you chose Dolphin Bay as your pacific coast destination, I am disappointed to hear you were less than satisfied with your accommodations and that you felt “brushed off”. Our goal is to exceed all of our guest’s expectations and I... More 

San Francisco, California
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19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 3 nights at Dolphin Bay over the Labor Day holiday. This hotel definitely lives up to the hype! This was one of our favorite family vacations ever! The hotel, grounds and facilities are gorgeous and kept very clean, I mean immaculately clean. Each suite is stocked with very nice dinnerware, cookware, & cutlery. There's also a washer/dryer and... More 

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Thank KimDSF
Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Greetings KimDSF, Thank you for providing us with your feedback in regards to your recent stay at Dolphin Bay Resort and Spa. It is our goal to exceed all our guests' expectations and we are pleased to hear that we did so with you. We are also happy to hear that you could enjoy your spacious accommodations, ocean view, and... More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved our one night stay at this resort. When we arrived the staff were extremely helpful and could not do enough for you. They make you feel Extremely welcome. When arriving in our room which was actually a suite, we were amazing at how homely and comfortable we felt. The suite has everything! We used the washing machine due... More 

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Greetings Kazmil, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback on Trip Advisor! We are pleased to hear that you found your suite to be luxurious and well appointed. Customer service is a top priority of ours so, I am thrilled to hear that everyone you encountered was professional and helpful. We are happy to hear... More 

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54 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything about Dolphin Bay was perfect. The suites are fantastic, absolutely spotless. Plenty of room in there (2 bedroom apt) for up to 6 people and all of the amenities you'd need for a self catering holiday. Staff go above and beyond, service is second to none. Shower is powerful and toiletries supplied are lovely. Towels are changed daily and... More 

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Greetings Kate M, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are thrilled to hear that everything at Dolphin Bay was perfect, from the fluffy pool towels to the above and beyond service our staff provided you. We strive to exceed all of our guests’ expectations and it's such a pleasure to... More 

Shelbyville, Indiana
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The most beautiful property we have ever stayed at. The room amenities were incredible. We had a partial ocean view overlooking the pool area and the view was amazing. I can't say enough good things about this resort. It was at the top of our price range but it was an experience we won't ever forget!

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Coffeecreekridge, Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to hear that Dolphin Bay is the most beautiful property you've ever stayed at. We strive to exceed all of our guests’ expectations and we are happy to hear we did so with you. We sincerely look forward to welcoming you back to Dolphin Bay in the... More 

London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

Absolutely amazing room with a balcony looking out to see... we arrived to see the sun set. Absolutely amazing, large and well equipped apartment. Not the cheapest and not much of a resort to talk of but recommended.

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Naigle, Thank you for your recent review on Trip Advisor regarding your stay at Dolphin Bay. We are thrilled to hear you had an excellent stay and enjoyed all that our property has to offer. How wonderful that you were able to enjoy a beautiful California sunset. We strive to exceed all of our guests’ expectations and it's such... More 

San Francisco, California
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

Stayed for the second time a few days ago - absolutely love this hotel. The suites are huge, clean and well-equipped. Housekeeping and front desk are helpful and go out of their way to make sure that everything you need is taken care of. Welcoming for families, kids and pets and a beautiful, luxurious location on the beach.....only critique is... More 

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Greetings Anette J, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay and all the amenities our resort has to offer. We are also happy to hear that you found the staff to be friendly and helpful. We sincerely appreciate your honest feedback regarding your experience in... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Lido at Dolphin Bay
Lido at Dolphin Bay
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set along the bluffs above one of the most beautiful coastlines in America, Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa offers exclusive 1 and 2-bedroom suites designed for elegance and comfort. Each suite provides a spacious living and dining room, fully equipped gourmet kitchen, a balcony (or patio), along with all of the finest amenities. Lido Restaurant and Bar features tempting California Coastal cuisine with an emphasis on locally produced food and wines. Treat yourself to a luxurious treatment at the resorts' spa, La Bonne Vie. From the sweeping ocean views to the impeccable service, you will savor every moment at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa

Address: 2727 Shell Beach Rd, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-1602
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Pismo Beach
Price Range: $393 - $674 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 63
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Also Known As:
Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa
Dolphin Bay Hotel Pismo Beach
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
#2 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#11 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
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