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The Tides Oceanview Inn and Cottages

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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good24%
  • Average24%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“welcome basket”(6 reviews)
“ocean view”(14 reviews)
“sister property”(3 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We loved the view and the property was clean. The staff were exceptionally helpful and friendly, but not in a fake way. Trish helped us on the morning we checked out, after we experienced a theft of a wagon and children's beach toys we had...More

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Response from Gregory K, General Manager at The Tides Oceanview Inn and CottagesResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are so happy you enjoyed yourselves and sorry for the culprits who made a getaway with your wagon. I will let Trish know you appreciated her assistance. We can't wait to see you again during your next visit. Warm...More

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Reviewed December 14, 2017

We stayed here for 3 nights with our dog during our recent evacuation from the Thomas fire. We couldn't have made a better choice. This is an charming, old-style place - immensely comfortable and clean - new flooring throughout, and well maintained. The staff were...More

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Response from Gregory K, General Manager at The Tides Oceanview Inn and CottagesResponded December 18, 2017

Thank you for your review. We are sorry you had to stay with us under evacuation conditions, but we glad you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again during your next visit to Pismo Beach.

Reviewed 4 days ago

The view was beautiful, Ashley the night desk associate was very helpful, the rooms was small, the shower has no room to move, water pressure was horrible, stairs to beach closed for repairs had to go through the motel next door or down the street...More

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Response from Gregory K, General Manager at The Tides Oceanview Inn and CottagesResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. Your feedback helps us to do a better job. I will let Ashley know of your comments, she will be happy to hear it. Our beach access will be complete after our renovation. If you are in the area again,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun quick trip to the coast to beat the heat. Location was excellent. Room was clean but smaller than anticipated. Bathroom needs a vanity for placement of personal hygiene and hair products. Overall stay excellent.

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Response from Gregory K, General Manager at The Tides Oceanview Inn and CottagesResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. Please come back and see us again and perhaps we'll be able to find you a bigger room. Warm regards, Greg

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Reviewed 1 week ago

when you book this hotel, they show you this beautiful ocean view out of your room. i had the view & smell of garbage dumpster. the hot water was not working in the bathroom sink and i reported it but nothing was done. they charge...More

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Response from Gregory K, General Manager at The Tides Oceanview Inn and CottagesResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Your feedback helps us to do a better job. I assure you the pictures are fairly recent and accurate and I am sorry you were not able to get an ocean view room. The beach access is a short 5...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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$130 - $301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$130 - $301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Jessica R
January 3, 2017|
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Response from Liz W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, you'll have to call the hotel and ask.
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eddy66
August 23, 2015|
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Response from edinburghstu140 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, a nice route is to cut through the neighbouring hotel, down the stairs and walk across the beach to the pier. beautiful!
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Room Tips
"Rooms are very outdated."
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"No airconditioning here. Cottages with drop dead views of the Pacific might get hot."
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"Make sure you get an ocean view, as the rooms without are not worth it."
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"Look at map to choose units, some are more private than others, some have small private decks"
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