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Sacramento, California
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64 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The bed was surprisingly comfortable. We had no problems or issues with any of the amenities, considering that it was about the lowest cost place we could find in the area. The microwave did have a little trouble opening, but nothing serious. The man at the desk was not especially friendly and the continental breakfast left us wanting! Nonetheless, overall,... More 

Thank Sylvia232323
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38 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here 1 night. Was a stop on the drive from SF to LA so a good but cheap motel was the pre-requisite. Ocean Palms didn't disappoint. Basic but clean. For what it is, Ocean Palms offers a comfortable bed, off street parking, free wifi that works just fine if not a bit fiddly to connect to - in my... More 

Thank Vacation
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This motel was ok for us since we had a small dog. But didn't know there was a charge for the pet and were only allowed to use rooms who had previously had pets in them. The carpet did not seem clean but basically the room was ok for this trip with our pet.

Thank Ben S
Christchurch, New Zealand
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35 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms are good even if towels a bit small. Free breakfast is exactly that and a bit skimpy. Nice eating very close at Rosa's. Room is good value, quiet despite a moan road close. I would use again if needed to.

Thank Mark N
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I like this place. I like the owners, I liked the clean room, except for the noise from the traffic entering the 101. But the thing that frustrated me the most is how bad the internet was at the Ocean Palms. Every 5 minutes the internet connection is interrupted. Fix that and it would be worth returning. This is not... More 

Thank ray66
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110 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I have read the reviews of this motel and for some I just cannot agree. It's a little old fashioned but it's spotlessly clean. Our room was huge. Had everything you could need. I must say had the best shower on my trip so far. Lots of hot water and power to make you feel clean. It is literally a... More 

Thank Xcri
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28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Stayed one night in September 2016, very roomy comfortable motel, just off main road but central to pier, short 5_10 min walk. Breakfast was good for the overall price, gets you off to a good start in the morning. Plenty of car parking.

Thank julesFlitwick
San Fernando Valley
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14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Stayed on a late Sunday night in June 2016 passing thru the area. Most hotels were booked and I didn't want to overpay as it was already after 9p and had to set out early in am, just wanted a clean bed and shower. Bed was comfy and had a mini fridge which is a plus for our drinks and... More 

Thank arosa62
Big Sur Brit
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15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Old fashioned seaside town, beach was nice, but water felt colder than elsewhere, Cracked Crab was great, if not a little full on, for a Brit, highlight was Doc Bernstein ice cream lab, wonderfully staffed, and ice cream like I have never tasted, worth the trip for that alone, so good I went back in the morning.

Thank Mustanglover55
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12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 September 2016

3 adults in 2 rooms stayed for one night. First impressions was that the guy on the desk was grumpy! However when you get talking to him he's actually quite funny and a nice guy. Check in straight forward. Rooms were spacious and clean with 2 double beds. Would have preferred one king or queen size bed but this was... More 

Thank Gary W

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Ocean Palms Motel

Address: 390 Ocean View Ave, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2516
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Pismo Beach
Price Range: ₹ 4,788 - ₹ 10,601 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Ocean Palms Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Pismo Beach
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
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“The carpet needs to be replaced.”
 of 5 bubbles bensO27HA, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“cheap&close to the beach”
 of 5 bubbles Medo2852, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Just hope the night is cool if you have no AC in your room!!!”
 of 5 bubbles roses917, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were in the hall in the SE corner; that location shielded us from highway and parking lot noise”
 of 5 bubbles BobL190, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Find a different hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles teetermom, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
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