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Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa

Expedia.comUS$ 550*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 6 May 2016

We spent a wonderful night at the Dolphin Bay Resort and Spa, in Pismo Beach. Both the customer service and resort were over the top! We received a call two days prior to confirm our reservation. They also asked if this was a special celabration, and I informed them that it was both of our birthdays. We received a full...

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sandhugger, Thank you for taking the time to post such a kind review on TripAdvisor. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed all of the amenities we have to offer and that our level of service exceeded your expectations. We are thrilled that you were able to enjoy our restaurant, Lido. Thank you again for your comments and...

Encinitas, California
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

DBR sits on the cliffs of Pismo Beach. The rooms are beautiful with a chefs kitchen, decorated comfortably and clean. The grounds are gorgeous with stunning views. Talk a walk along the boardwalk of hotels until you reach stairs to allow you down on the beach. It's a bit rocky and not ideal to lay out. It is more of...

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Travelnut_10_10, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback on TripAdvisor regarding your recent stay at Dolphin Bay. We strive to exceed all of our guests expectations, and it is truly rewarding to hear comments such as yours. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed our gorgeous grounds and stunning views. We certainly look forward...

Santa Clara, California
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I've stayed here with my family a couple of times now. The service and staff are amazing - very helpful and friendly. The swimming pool area and the entire property is beautiful. The two bedroom suite is amazing - modern décor, breathtaking views, and plenty of space for up to 6 people. The kitchen is fully stocked making it easy...

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear 408Traveller72, Thank you for your recent review on Trip Advisor regarding your stay at Dolphin Bay. We are thrilled to hear that you had an excellent stay and enjoyed all that our property has to offer, along with our top-notch service. We strive to exceed all of our guests’ expectations and it's such a pleasure to hear we did...

Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 24 April 2016

We have been staying here 3-4 times a year for 3 years now and what can I say- it feels like home! For Christmas family holidays, special occasions or just to relax and enjoy family. Love everything about it, the views, the great luxurious accomodations, the staff (the best). The prices may seem high initially, but you won't find a...

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear gonegirl2016, Thank you for taking the time to provide a review on Trip Advisor. We are thrilled to hear you have enjoyed your stays over and over again. We appreciate your continued patronage and sincerely look forward to welcoming you back to Dolphin Bay soon. Warmest Regards, The Dolphin Bay Team

so california
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Expensive but worth every single dime. We got groupon deal. We were on 3rd floor ocean font one bedroom suite. We loved it so much that we extended our stay. What we liked -expansive panaromic ocean views form suite -excellent kitchen well equipped with all you need -spacious, exceptionally clean and well furnished with quality taste -heated pool and you...

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Dear gaganahuja, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor. We are so pleased to hear you found our suites to be spacious, exceptionally clean and well furnished with quality taste. We are happy you found our staff to be very well trained to provide super quality service. We strive to exceed all of our guests...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

My family had a wonderful stay at the Dolphin Bay Resort. The resort grounds are beautiful and the rooms are amazing. We stayed in a 2 bedroom pool view (which also had a great view of the ocean). House keeping left the room spotless. Each staff member we met was so helpful and friendly. We worked with Lauren, Taylor and...

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear CanLo, We appreciate you taking the time to share your recent experience at Dolphin Bay with the world on TripAdvisor. As you know, this is the best way to spread the good word about our property and we sincerely thank you for your time. We are so happy to hear your suite was spotless, the staff was more than...

San Jose, California
Reviewed 9 April 2016

I had the opportunity to stay in the 1-bedroom oceanfront suite during Spring Break - the occasion was my mom's 82nd birthday. From the minute we were greeted by the belldesk, we were treated like royalty. After a seamless check-in (unlike Ojai Valley Inn and Spa, where it took nearly 20 minutes), we were escorted to our room. The room...

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review Dear 908Traveller, Thank you for providing your feedback on TripAdvisor regarding your recent retreat at Dolphin Bay for your mother's 82ne birthday. We are thrilled to hear we were part of such a special occasion and that you and your mother were able to take advantage of...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Having driven the 101 and Highway 1 for several hours, a well-deserved stay over was needed. The pool-view suite was "costly", but large, spacious, clean, tidy and comfortable - everything we needed to help us rest ready for the second half of the journey the next day! The only disappointment for such an expensive suite was the unclear, fuzzy signal...

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Dear Gavin B, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor. We are pleased to hear that an occasion as special as your honeymoon was spent at Dolphin Bay and that we were able to create a memorable experience. We are thrilled that you were able to enjoy the spaciousness of your suite, the...

Florida
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Taking a PCH drive from San Fransisco to LA with wife and 2 young children primarily staying at five star hotels. Middle of this PCH trip lacks true five star hotel resort options. We stayed in an ocean front one bedroom suite with sofa bed pull out. Suite was huge and very well appointed. There was some wear and tear...

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Greetings Thurston1111, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and all the amenities our resort has to offer. We are also happy to hear that you found the staff to be friendly and helpful. We look forward to welcoming you back to the...

Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

We had a great but too short family stay in one of the ground level 2 bedroom suites. It was well appointed with loads of granite and tile, and a full kitchen and dining area. If you need two rooms this is a better deal overall than two separate rooms. The kitchen was functional, and we used it to host...

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Dear Getyourblankdownhere, Thank you for providing us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Dolphin Bay. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your room, the view and all the amenities we have to offer. We look forward to welcoming you back the next time you are visiting the central coast....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Lido at Dolphin Bay
Lido at Dolphin Bay
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set along the bluffs above one of the most beautiful coastlines in America, Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa offers exclusive 1 and 2-bedroom suites designed for elegance and comfort. Each suite provides a spacious living and dining room, fully equipped gourmet kitchen, a balcony (or patio), along with all of the finest amenities. Lido Restaurant and Bar features tempting California Coastal cuisine with an emphasis on locally produced food and wines. Treat yourself to a luxurious treatment at The Spa at Dolphin Bay. From the sweeping ocean views to the impeccable service, you will escape the ordinary Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa

Address: 2727 Shell Beach Rd, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-1602
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Pismo Beach
Price Range: ₹ 26,674 - ₹ 56,578 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Dolphin Bay Hotel Pismo Beach
Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 Spa Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
#2 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#11 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
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“Views are the only difference ... A partial ocean view or full ocean view are fabulous. Pool views also have views of the ocean.”
alisonf501, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“Top (4th) floor for best views of the ocean. Events involving a covered area for guests/attendees can obstruct views from lower floors.”
mikelQ3794PP, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“I don't think there's a bad room! enjoy.”
knowsgoodfood_10, 3 May 2017 | Read review
“We were in a corner ocean front suite on the third floor and we left the windows open every night to hear the surf. No noise at all.”
photosanddogs, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“"Rooms on the south side are quieter" "Corner suites are large and sunny" "Higher floors have less A/C unit noise" See room options on line.”
BlakievanHemert, 1 May 2017 | Read review
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