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San Bernardino
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Nice stay short of the the internet reception problem. The bed was a bit too hard for both of us. The continental breakfast was fine. Although they ran out of fruit on Friday morning. I guess I'm just going to fill up the rest of the 200 spaces with empty words.

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MartinResorts, Assistant General Manager at The Inn at the Cove, responded to this review

Dear 34 deniceh, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience at our hotel. I am sorry to hear that the internet connection was not at its best during your stay, but we have taken note of this and have set our tech team on a mission to improve this aspect of our guests' stay with...

Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice hotel. Friendly staff. Large & well equipped rooms - even down to small binoculars for each room. All rooms overlook the Pacific - on the cliff. Breakfast is more than adequate, & there is always someone to keep everything "full". We only spent a night, but 2 would have been better.

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Dear Nelson Z, Thank you for staying with us! We really appreciate the 5 out of 5 rating you gave the Inn at the Cove and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for mentioning all of the amenities that we include for our guests, as well as the helpfulness of our staff. We hope...

Thousand Oaks
Reviewed 21 July 2016

this is a wonderful get-a-way location for family, friends and in-love couples. overall super location, a multitude of activities, good restaurants and easy going people make it a perfect spot for a day or a week.

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Dear normanr517, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a glowing review of the Inn at the Cove. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and would recommend our location. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Sincerely, Amber Smith Assistant General Manager

Chippenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped off for one night on the way back from San Francisco. We chose this hotel for the views and half way point on our journey. We got a reasonable rate for a upper level Ocean view room on a pre-paid non refundable deal. The Room was clean, spacious and provided spectacular views, although ours was a little close...

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Dear hottinroof, We want to thank you for taking the time to share about your recent stay. Hearing about what you enjoyed and what you felt could improve is very important to us. We have shared your feedback with the appropriate people on our team and sincerely thank you. We do hope to serve you again one day and leave...

Los Angeles
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We thought the nightly price was high given the cheap quality of the beds and bedding. That being said, breakfast is included and the location of the Inn over-looking the water is phenomenal. We were also disappointed that when we asked to change our room to that with a higher view, we were not told about the difference in price...

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MartinResorts, Assistant General Manager at The Inn at the Cove, responded to this review

Dear markgQ375OZ, I am very sorry that you did not have a great experience with us. I will be sure to share your feedback with our front office team to ensure that our future guests do not encounter the same frustrations as you. Thank you for sharing your feedback and we hope that you will consider staying with us again....

Fayetteville, North Carolina
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Get the upper floor room with the balcony. Awesome views of the cove as the fog rolls in at night. The heated pool was a plus, along with the Jacuzzi. Overall I was completely satisfied with our stay at the Inn.

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Dear Gar2C, Thank you for your kind review. I am glad you were able to enjoy the upper level room along with our outdoor heated pool and Jacuzzi. It will be our pleasure to be able to host you again at the Inn at the Cove. Sincerely, Amber Smith Assistant General Manager

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Where else can you see whales playing in the ocean from you balcony? What an amazing location right on the cliff overlooking the ocean. The room was comfortable and spacious. It came with pretend binoculars, which was a nice touch. No food available at the inn, but bottles of local wine were available to purchase at the reception. The inn...

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Dear Gerard M, Thank you for taking the time to share with Trip Advisor about your wonderful stay at the Inn at the Cove. We are fortunate enough to be situated in a place where there is an abundant amount of active wildlife that can be viewed from your private balcony whilst still enjoying the breathtaking ocean views. We hope...

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

I know this is not a budget hotel and I shouldn't wax lyrical about it, but it is fantastic. Very friendly reception, lovely little pool, beautiful views up and down the bay, superb room with lots of great little touches (sweeties, lots of coffee, gorgeous balcony....), and check out time of 1200 so we can enjoy the facilities before heading...

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Dear jpy1967, Thank you for choosing to stay with the Inn at the Cove! I am very glad that you found our service wonderful and that you enjoyed our overall facility. We hope to have the opportunity to take care of you again soon. Sincerely, Amber Smith Assistant General Manager

Uniontown
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Excellent and beautiful place to stay with great amenities. Wish I had more time to stay at this facility. I planned this to be just a layover stop before traveling further, and found that I wish I would have made it a longer stay.

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Dear S7825FClisac, I am very glad that you enjoyed your recent stay with us, and thank you for sharing your lovely comments regarding our hotel! We look forward to taking care of you for a longer trip in the near future. Sincerely, Amber Smith Assistant General Manager

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

The hotel was clean and tidy, the service was ok but nothing special. I asked for help with an umbrella by the pool and no one was very helpful. We thought we would have an amazing view but we just looked at the pool. Overpriced for what it is. We had a room that was for handicapped people even though...

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Dear maxtedandlily, Thank you for sharing your review of our hotel as your feedback is very important to us. I am sorry that you did not enjoy your stay with the Inn at the Cove. I am sorry to hear that we did not impress you with our customer service and I will share your feedback with our team so...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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: ₹ 13,877 - ₹ 28,076 (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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“Get a room with a balcony on the second floor”
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markrob84, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Upper level is the way to go”
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“Best views and privacy from ocean front kings.”
SylviaTim, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Incredible views!!!”
Debelizabeth, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Upper floors are quieter. But you can hear everyone's conversations on the balcony.”
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