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The Inn at the Cove

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Perfect view from every room of the beautiful ocean! Pristine resort with lovely receptionists to help with all of your questions. Very clean with upscale furnishings and perfect for a couples getaway or a family. The pool area has thick pads on the lounge chairs so is very comfortable with a wonderfully hot spa! Please stay here - you won't... More 

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Lomita
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Was looking for a get away for mid week and found this great place. Property was nice, clean and was semi recently remodeled. We like the couples swings between buildings and the heated pool and Jacuzzi. Rooms were very nice and the free welcome treats were nice and well and useful. We would definitely return again when planning to visit... More 

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Macomb, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I would agree with all other favorable reviews of the Inn at the Cove. The property, rooms, service, and amenities met and exceeded our expectations. The property, including the Cove, was beautiful. However, access to the Cove may be considered a little bit tricky for some guests. Our upper level pool-view room provided very nice sightlines of the ocean. The... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The rooms felt as though we were staying at a motel. The location is great, don't get me wrong. But we spent $230 for one night simply to pay for that view. The rooms and overall experience in our room, was not great. The door keycard access felt as if I were back in college; the university utilized the same... More 

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Floral Park, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It will be extremely difficult NOT rebooking a stay at The Inn at the Cove next time we hit the Central Coast. The view, the rooms, the service...I truly do not know where to begin. This might be one of the best places I've ever stayed and at the price it simply CANNOT be beat. I should add that the... More 

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Los Gatos
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved our view and had a bottle of wine waiting for my birthday which was a pleasant surprise! We have stayed here a few times, and just realize though you have your dogs, so do others, so barking may happen. We also, first time, got overrun with ants in our room, but luckily had some pet enzyme with us... More 

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Roseville
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first time visiting this location and it was beautiful! The views of the ocean and pool were amazing! The swinging chairs on the grass area were super comfortable and the rooms were very nice. There was a small problem in our room with tiny black ants and the front desk acted like they didn't care which was... More 

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Fresno
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Dont count on a good night's sleep on these mattresses. Hard as a rock. You can also hear your neighbor next door through the partition doors. The view was the best part. The shower felt like my skin was being taken off with a "low flow" shower head that felt like needles. Decent hot breakfast!

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Victoria, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is out of the main town. It's just off the highway. All rooms seem to have amazing ocean views. We had a large corner room over the swimming pool area. We arrived to the hotel very late at night after driving from LAX arriving from Florida that day. The pool opens at 8am we were needing a good... More 

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Ridgecrest, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Before you walk down the stairs to the beach make sure you have sturdy shoes on. I had flip flops on and wasn't sure I would make it all the way to the beach without tearing them apart. Your journey will be rewarded with a very private beach where few people go.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Overlooking the Pacific Ocean in Pismo Beach, The Inn at the Cove is an all oceanfront hotel offering stunning panoramic ocean views and a tranquil setting. Enjoy the hotel's beautiful grounds, outdoor heated pool and Jacuzzi, newly remodeled guest rooms, complimentary continental breakfast, free parking and free Wi-Fi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Inn at the Cove

Address: 2651 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2100 (Formerly BEST WESTERN PLUS Shelter Cove Lodge)
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Pismo Beach
Price Range: $182 - $388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Inn at the Cove 2.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Shelter Cove Hotel Pismo Beach
Best Western Shelter Cove Hotel
Best Western Pismo Beach
Pismo Beach Best Western
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#5 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
#12 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
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