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The Cliffs Resort

2757 Shell Beach Rd, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-1602
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  • Eldwaylen Ocean Park
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  • 3 star hotel
  • Free Parking
Reviewed 26 January 2014
My New Favorite Getaway
Living in SF and running my own business (resume writing... more
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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 26 January 2014

Living in SF and running my own business (resume writing service), it is hard to find more than a few days in a row for R/R. However, I always find time during the first 3 days of Thanksgiving week to escape and "rest my brain". I have always loved the Central Coast of CA but have not spend nearly as...

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cliffs_resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

Allan B ~ I'm so glad you had a chance to relax and "rest your brain"! I hope we can continue to be a quick getaway for you to escape and recharge. Thank you for your kind review, we hope to see you again before Thanksgiving! Take care, Stephanie

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 19 January 2014

My wife and I spent a weekend here and really enjoyed our stay. We chose the hotel for it's great location, overlooking the beach and close to all the places we wanted to visit. The staff from the reception, valets and maids were excellent. Everyone was friendly and genuinely seemed to want to be there. We requested a quite room...

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cliffs_resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

NOSNED ~ I'm so glad you had a great weekend with us and that you enjoyed your room. The views from 506 are outstanding, however for your next stay, our Partial Ocean View rooms (which face north toward Avila Beach and have a view from the balcony) or our suites (oceanfront) are the quietest rooms on property as they don't...

Tarrytown, New York
Reviewed 15 January 2014

Great Location and Rooms for a Friend's Weekend! Wonderful walks on the beach and very comfortable, clean rooms. Very good beds and baths with comfortable clean linens. Terrific large jacuzzi! And very beautiful unusual furnishings in the public areas -- I enjoyed looking at those. Only drawback…no service at the pool in the off season. The food and service in...

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cliffs_resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

Rose C ~ I'm so glad you and your friend enjoyed your stay and were comfortable in our accomodations! We've been having amazing weather, perfect for walks on the beach at the bottom of the cliff. I will be sure to pass on your information to our Restaurant Manager ~ thank you, Rose! Take care, Stephanie

Reviewed 11 January 2014 via mobile

Stayed here in January and this hotel is beautiful! The people at the front desk were so amazing! Very friendly and helpful! Everyone that works at this hotel was extremely nice!! The rooms were lovely and the bed was very comfy! The best part...the view!! It sits right on the ocean and the restaurant had the best view! I definitely...

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cliffs_resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

MelissaMasters ~ Thank you for your glowing review! I'm so glad you enjoyed yourself so much and were able to take full advantage of our ocean views. We look forward to your next stay, Stephanie

Fresno, ca
Reviewed 6 January 2014

Just returned from a two night stay at The Cliffs. We were in Room 447 and had a beautiful view of the ocean. This room is not overlooking the pool and therefore was not very noisy. The bed linens were luxurious and there was an abundance of bath towels. The amenities provided in the bathroom were top notch. We had...

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cliffs_resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

Jennifer S ~ I'm glad you found your stay with us quiet and relaxing and that the staff were helpful. It sounds like you enjoyed the bath as well ~ the suites have a great view outside, but the amenities in the room (like the whirlpool bath) are also pretty fabulous! We look forward to your next stay, Stephanie

San Jose, California
Reviewed 3 January 2014

The property and room were beautiful, and we were very happy with our one night stay. The food was great and the resort was right on the bluffs overlooking the beach. I would highly recommend this hotel if you are looking for a place to stay near Pismo Beach.

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cliffs_resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

DanielSan1980 ~ Although it was a quick trip, I'm so glad you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Thank you, Stephanie

Los Angeles, California, United States
Reviewed 2 January 2014

My fiancé and I LOVE Pismo beach area and vacation there often. We have stayed in a few different hotels from Pismo to SLO to Avila beach and we have always wanted to stay at the Cliffs. Since i had a gift card for the Cliffs that was given to me for a birthday we decided to stay here during...

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cliffs_resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

Shara219 ~ thank you for taking the time to write your review. While our hotel was not to your taste, I'm glad you were well taken care of throughout your stay. We consider our staff our best amenity! I hope you continue to enjoy Pismo Beach and our area in the future. Take care, Stephanie

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 31 December 2013

Just returned from a girlfriend getaway here. Stayed here for a four night after Christmas and left before New Years eve. Lovely staffs, my favorite was Louie at the front desk - excellent and great customer service... he made the stay so enjoyable. My wirehaired dachshund named Touie was in heaven with this resort. My bestfriend and I flown in...

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cliffs_resort, Manager at The Cliffs Resort, responded to this review

MJ ~ Thank you for choosing to spend your birthday getaway at our hotel, what a compliment! I'm so glad you had such a magical California experience while here. We've been having gorgeous weather and with it the beautiful sunsets you enjoyed. We look foward to seeing you and Touie again (maybe for your 41st birthday)! Thank you, Stephanie

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 31 December 2013 via mobile

Stayed here two nights between Christmas and New Years. Lovely location with sweeping views. Staff was friendly and welcoming. This is a pet friendly hotel, so if you have a problem with dogs, maybe this isn't the place for you. The hotel also caters to families with children. Our room was spacious and the king size bed very comfortable. There...

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carkeekpark ~ I'm so glad you enjoyed your say with us. With the amazing weather we've been having, a morning walk on the beach sounds like the perfect way to start your day! While our Sunday Brunch is priced higher than our weekday breakfast, it has so much to choose from. Our chefs provide overflowing platters of seafood, omelet, waffle,...

California
Reviewed 30 December 2013

Just returned from a family trip here. While the hotel attempts to be fancy and does have nice rooms with good sheets and updated marble baths, the service really brings it down. We tried to check in after 3PM and our room wasn't ready until well after 4PM. When we carried all our bags to it, it had only 1...

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ellenmac ~ I'm sorry to hear that your stay was unsatisfactory, we strive to exceed our guests' expectations and it appears that did not happen during your stay. As we are a dog friendly hotel, we provide clean up bags around our property, as well as our staff maintaining the grounds. I'm sorry this is not what you found during...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oceanfront full-service resort with sweeping ocean views, beautifully located 100 feet above Shell & Pismo Beaches. Deluxe guest rooms with private balcony and mountain, pool or ocean views. Friday night wine and cheese reception and Saturday Sangria Reception. Heated, outdoor oceanfront pool, new Spa diaFeliz and 24-hour fitness center. Full service restaurant with room service, focusing on fresh, local produce and providers, as well as an oceanfront lounge with Happy Hour specials Monday through Friday. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Daily, as well as Sunday Brunch. Live music select days throughout the year. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cliffs Resort

Address: 2757 Shell Beach Rd, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-1602
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Pismo Beach
Price Range: ₹ 13,035 - ₹ 17,880 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Cliffs Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 165
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Also Known As:
The Cliffs Hotel Pismo Beach
Cliffs Hotel Pismo Beach
Cliffs Resort Pismo Beach
Cliffs Pismo Beach
Pismo Beach Cliff Resort
Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in Pismo Beach
#6 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
#10 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
#11 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
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“Suites are fenominal”
 of 5 bubbles 623monicas, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Sea View and balcony if you can. Well worth it.!”
 of 5 bubbles CimmyP, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The regular rooms are a good value, but the luxury suites are a real treat”
 of 5 bubbles AlanA0531, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Pool area can be noisy when occupied but closes at 10;00 p.m.”
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