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Dolphin Cove Motel

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Well, located right in front of the beach. Arrived at 10pm, the owner who leaves there came down do deal with us, she was friendly and helpful. Room were clean, but in the back of the building are the trashes, which is where the bathroom window is. -1 we had a hard time finding power plug (except the one on... More 

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Thank Xavier L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is so far the best motel we had on our roadtrip! The location is just outstanding, you can see and hear the ocean from your bedroom! The rooms are very nice and comfortable, and the motel has a beautiful maritime Style! A nice indian family runs this place, and they try everything to make your stay even better! Especially... More 

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Thank Ju J
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has great views being right beside the beach, the room was clean but smelt very musty. However I would never stay again or recommend anyone else stay. It badly needs redecorating and new linens. Room very small, no aircon, no opening window to front. There was a fridge and a microwave both plonked on top of the only... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location of this motel is perfect, right out the door and the beach is there. The pier is just steps away. Tables and chairs are available to have a cup of coffee in the morning to greet the day or enjoy the BEAUTIFUL SUNSET. Stores and shopping are walking distant.Our rooms were clean and fresh, the staff were very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This motel is in a fantastic location with each room having a sea view! Free parking was very convenient for us too. Our room was small, but it did have everything we needed and was very clean. Great price too! Only downside is that the wifi wasn't great at all, but with the beach right outside the door who needs... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All the reviews seem to have got it just about right. Great location right on the Beach, but very basic property, no air con in our room at least, though it wasn't really needed with night temps even in July. Would have been shocked at how basic the room was for the price if not for warned, Shower was good... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little stop. We were lucky enough to stumble across this place. Reception staff very friendly and helpful. Cosy little room with plenty of cable tv if you don't like to be outside. Amazing location for price. Would stay again if passing by.

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Denver, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location of the Dolphin Cove Motel cannot be beat! It is right on the beach, and walking distance to both Splash Cafe and Old West Cinnamon Rolls (both must eats in Pismo). The room was decent and clean, though the walls are a little thin. But, it's an old motel, so thin walls are not unexpected. What was odd... More 

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Fresno, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

I can't really complain because my kids loved it. They loved the fact that it was literally next to the beach. We sat outside as we watched the sunset with our dinner. They could of at least wash their tables and chairs daily.. (I had to wash it because it was so dirty).. I would come back to this location... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

On our drive from San Francisco to L.A we stopped here overnight. Clean and comfortable rooms. Powerful shower. Friendly and helpful staff. Excellent location - right on the pier of Pismo Beach. Excellent value for money.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Dolphin Cove Motel

Address: 170 Main St, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2629
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Pismo Beach
Price Range: $121 - $267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Dolphin Cove Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
Dolphin Cove Hotel Pismo Beach
Hotel Style:
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
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