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The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn

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Oakdale, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The property was shabby and disappointing. We stayed in Apartment #1, it is the south end unit, and I believe it is the best location in all of Shelter Cove. The cheap vinyl tile floor was dirty and buckled. The sofa and chair were very uncomfortable, and so old it was disintegrating. It was literally flaking away all over everything.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stays in a 3 floor corner room with a fantastic view right over the ocean. We slept great with the window open listening to the waves crashing into the cliffs below. The hotel was super friendly and accommodating. Only negative is that is that everything closes early and the hotel restaurant was closed for the season. So eat before... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As cool as this place is, I don't know that it's worth the trouble getting here. Don't get me wrong, I love driving crazy roads, but the road in here got old fast. There is nothing here other than the ocean. The rooms are nice, no air conditioning. It's right on the water. Stop in the Redway and get groceries... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our stay at the Oceanfront Inn. Kirsten was very welcoming and accommodating. She helped us out in any way she could. The balcony was especially nice. The views of the ocean were spectacular. The crashing of the waves, the fresh ocean air, and the wildlife (seals, birds, etc) were such a treat! This quiet beach town was perfect... More 

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Vancouver, WA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was fantastic. Unfortunately, the town is dying, or maybe (hopefully) will rise again, but there are NO restaurants. The closest store is 5-7 miles up the mountain, and is a glorified (definitely glorious as far as minimarts go!) minimart. We were the only people in the hotel for the first night, and was our room ever spectacular! Great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Made a last minute decision to check out Shelter Cove to explore the bottom section of the Lost Coast Tail & lucked out to find a room here! Super friendly staff over the phone and when we arrived. The rooms are clean and spacious with a little basket of goodies on the house in case ur starved. There are limited... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Where do I start! Holy cow! Getting here is hard on your vehicle, long curvy road very steep and you are riding your brakes the whole time, got here at 5:30pm office closed, went around the corner to ring the doorbell, lady with baby answered and said to meet her back in office, cat feces in front of office, random... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

The rooms are gorgeous, large, airy, and every room has a screen door opening onto a private balcony. Our son chose to pull his sleeping bag out there to spend the night under the stars, even closer to the sea. I believe the owner was away while we were there, so we could not speak to the great staff experience... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

We arrived late on a Thursday after hiking the Lost Coast Trail. Pam was super accommodating. Our room was fantastic. Imagine hiking the beach for 4 days then spending the final night watching the sunset, listening to waves, while sitting in a Jacuzzi in your own room. The next morning we walked 30 feet out the door to explore the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Recently stayed here and the staff was very accommodating. They gave us directions from the entrance of shelter cove and warned of the no cell service before arriving. They had very good wifi and upgraded our booked room of a king, to 2 doubles, and put us on the third floor with an amazing view. The staff was very nice... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn is located on the northern California Lost Coast, Shelter Cove California. Relax and recharge in our newly renovated oceanfront lodging rooms and suites. Captain's Quarters offer Jacuzzi tubs with views of the surf. Oceanfront Inn location has steps down to the beach -- tide pools, fishing, boating, surfing and hiking. The Cove Restaurant on premises is open for dinner Thursday through Sunday. New flat screen TVs and free wi-fi keep you connected to civilization if you want to be. Or get away from it all and immerse yourself in the unparalleled natural beauty of the area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn

Address: 26 Sail Ct, Shelter Cove, CA 95589-9155
Location: United States > California > Humboldt County > Shelter Cove
Price Range: $144 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Shelter Cove Oceanfront Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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