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The Tides Oceanview Inn and Cottages

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good25%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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“welcome basket”(6 reviews)
“built ins”(2 reviews)
“ocean view”(14 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
Free Breakfast
2 Star Hotel
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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2121 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2107
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6.2 miles to County Airport
68 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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Really not pleased with room and and lack of features in it, no.place for setting amenities in bathroom, toilet took forever, only one little window to open, bathroom window had no screen and was wide open. Carpet felt nasty, no phone in room, disappointed really,...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 3 days ago

Let me start with he positive: location is exactly where you wanna be. Walking distance to beach and downtown area (go to the cracked crab). There's a fridge and coffee Keurig. The shower had great water pressure. All the staff was friendly. The negatives... The...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. I will look into the issues you mentioned. Since we are pet friendly, we are constantly cleaning our carpets, and I will ensure our maintenance department is following company guidelines. Your feedback helps us to do a better job. If...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Hotel was in a good location. It was close to the freeway, food places and also the beach. The rooms were decent but the bathroom can use an update and maybe AC. The staff was friendly and kind. I wish there was access at 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 happy you enjoyed your stay. New renovation will be coming soon, including a new beach access. Please stay tuned and hope to see you again during your next visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is in a great location. The rooms are seriously outdate tho; very few electrical outlets and those were being used by the clock, fridge, tv, coffee maker. There is no storage in the bathroom for your toiletries just the top of the toilet....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. Your feedback is important to us, it helps us to do a better job. Although a new renovation is planned, we still insist on staying clean, friendly and up to date. I will look into the missing blinds and please...More

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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
Price range
$142 - $307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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$142 - $307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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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
"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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