We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

The Inn at the Cove

2651 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2100 (Formerly BEST WESTERN PLUS Shelter Cove Lodge)
Special Offer
Book Direct and Save
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
More options
Show Prices
We check up to 200+ sites for the lowest hotel prices
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Show Prices
Close 
  • Dinosaur Caves Park
    0.6 km
  • 2 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed yesterday
Loved it and can't wait to go back!
We've visited a few places in Pismo but this is definitely our... more
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_baseline_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

1,199 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 1,130: English reviews
London
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We've visited a few places in Pismo but this is definitely our favourite. It's perfect, the rooms are spacious and well fitted out, the view is fabulous (even if they were doing some renovations) and it's just so relaxing. We had a couple of dips in the pool - which we had to ourselves during our stay - and to...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank ASWh
Ojai, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Typically a friendly staff. Beautiful property. A destination in itself perched on a cliff overlooking the ocean below. Have breakfast and enjoy the conversation with Darius, the young man who is the server downstairs. A wonderful, uplifting way to start the day!

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lynn E
.
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Everything from checking in, the room, the view, the bed was extremely comfortable, everything was great. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We could not get the TV remote to work at first, and they sent someone right away to replace it.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank suepM8890TE
Farmersville
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The room is spacious and includes a view to die for and a deck with seating, additional seating inside, desk, table, chest, fridge, microwave, outdoor hot tub and pool. Walking trails are nice, although some work was being done and we weren't able to walk to the gazebo. I like the big hammock swings (adult sized). My door was finicky...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank S8872KHcherylr
Emeryville, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Was placed next to kids kids kids Turned a romantic moment into play land at one point 5 kids were engaged in asking us questions when they left it was heaven . Breakfast was nice. View the best there is .

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank wattss2016
canandaigua
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have stayed at the Inn at the Cove several times and have not been disappointed. Great location and renovated rooms make this a great experience. The beach is currently inaccessible due to erosion repair, but this should be done in the next year. Comfortable beds, great views, helpful staff.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank vim7
Manhattan Beach, California
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I couldn't have asked for more. I looked for a pet friendly hotel in the Pistons area and came across the Inn at the Cove. We gave it a try and we're very pleased. We will definitely be back and will definitely recommend to friends. There's a park next to the hotel which is perfect for walking dogs, running, or...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mary L
Fresno
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Had read great things in Sunset Magazine so I've been wanting to go. It lived up to my expectations and more. The views are amazing and the rooms are so nice. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Telling all my friends to go!

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank B6924WNandrear
Sunnyvale, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

- Perfect Room. Had all the required things inside the room. Extra sockets, Microwave, Good Day light, TV with a lot of channels, Binoculars to look for marine life and all the other small things which helps you be comfortable the time when you are inside the room. - Bed was good and comfy - We had a view of...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank TravellerUG
Woodside
Reviewed 1 week ago

we came here the night before going to see a launch at vandenberg. it was a great stay - clean, gorgeous view, complimentary snacks / water, and a TEXT concierge!! so convenient to have someone to ask questions to via text.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank purzes

508 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (445)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (118)
Viewed
View from Room (96)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (23)
Viewed
Room/Suite (39)
Viewed
Bathroom (8)
Viewed
1:32
Videos (2)
Viewed
Other (159)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (63)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (21)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (4)
Viewed
View from Room (5)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Dining (6)
Viewed
Other (16)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Pismo Beach hotels
1.1 km away
SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel
SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel
#5 of 27 in Pismo Beach
1,811 reviews
1.0 km away
Cottage Inn by the Sea
Cottage Inn by the Sea
#6 of 27 in Pismo Beach
1,102 reviews
0.9 km away
Pismo Lighthouse Suites
Pismo Lighthouse Suites
#3 of 27 in Pismo Beach
1,480 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.4 km away
Sandcastle Inn
Sandcastle Inn
#7 of 27 in Pismo Beach
1,077 reviews
2.8 km away
Spyglass Inn
Spyglass Inn
#12 of 27 in Pismo Beach
762 reviews
4.0 km away
Hilton Garden Inn Pismo Beach
Hilton Garden Inn Pismo Beach
#11 of 27 in Pismo Beach
759 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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)
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Pismo Beach
Price Range: ₹ 11,602 - ₹ 23,408 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Inn at the Cove 2.5*
Number of rooms: 52
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, TravelClick, Hotels.com, Travelocity and TripOnline SA so you can book your The Inn at the Cove reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from The Inn at the Cove staff and other travellers.
10 questions
Ask a question
Wiltshire
4 months ago
8 months ago
over a year ago
Clovis, California
3 months ago
Roseville, California

See all questions (10)

Questions? Get answers from The Inn at the Cove staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Worth paying out for the top rated room as the views are spectacular”
 of 5 bubbles ASWh, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“all rooms have good views; if you don't like pets, avoid the area with pet rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles vim7, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed up on the top level, was easy to get to. They kept it up well and was just a nice place to be to relax.”
 of 5 bubbles dclintonsr, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The only bummer was the bathroom had a sewer smell in it :/”
 of 5 bubbles jlbeachbum, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Plus you have a small balcony with binoculars provided to watch the water for whales.”
 of 5 bubbles jkeairnes, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
5 of 5