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The Tides Oceanview Inn and Cottages

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Located on the Ocean Front bluff overlooking Pismo Beach, the Tides Oceanfront Inn & Cottages features convenient amenities like complimentary Wi-Fi. Each of our Pismo Beach rooms and cottages provides guests with all the comforts of home.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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All reviews welcome basket ocean view sister property rooms are extremely bathroom shower bed was comfortable air flow an older hotel beach house fridge and microwave amazing views road trip room was large pismo dog pet steps
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This motel has a beautiful view of the ocean and costs far less than the neighbouring accommodations. The lower cost is reflected in the overall quality of the motel, as expected but it was mostly clean (could be updated a bit in some parts), the...More

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Response from Gregory K, General Manager at The Tides Oceanview Inn and CottagesResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay, and a major renovation is not too far away I hear. Until then, we hope to see you again soon. Warm regards, Greg Koczak,

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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 5 days ago

We got off to a bad start. But, it was quickly fixed and it was a pretty nice stay after all. We stayed in Rm 117 which has a beautiful view of the ocean! I would like to make one suggestion. I’d remove the desk...More

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Response from Gregory K, General Manager at The Tides Oceanview Inn and CottagesResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review, and that sounds like an excellent suggestion. Thank you for staying with us and we hope to see you again soon. Warm regards, Greg Koczak,

Reviewed 5 days ago

The Tides is something of a throwback to less glitzy days, a comfortable,relaxed, welcoming vacation spot that we have looked forward to visiting year after year. Perched on a bluff overlooking the strand running from Port San Luis all the way to Point Conception you...More

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Response from Gregory K, General Manager at The Tides Oceanview Inn and CottagesResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to your next stay. Warm regards, Greg Koczak, General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

We LOVE the Tides! We upgraded to the Beach House and it was spectacular! The property is far enough away from town to be mellow, but close enough to walk in for a cinnamon roll, meal or shopping. The view is SPECTACULAR from the cliffs...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. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay and are waiting for your return! Warm regards, Greg Koczak

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Response from Liz W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, you'll have to call the hotel and ask.
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!
Room Tips
"Call and ask for the cottages."
Sep 26, 2018
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"Rooms are very outdated."
Jul 13, 2018
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"No airconditioning here. Cottages with drop dead views of the Pacific might get hot."
Jun 13, 2018
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"Make sure you get an ocean view, as the rooms without are not worth it."
Mar 1, 2018
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$104 - $256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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The Tides Motel
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