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Fresno, California
Reviewed 5 July 2014

The Palomar hotel was very nice..the room was clean and comfy and had a full kitchen! the manager went beyond to make us feel comfortable and satisfied. The rooms are with out A/C, however you dont need it ..but if you are like me and like having one at night..the hotel provides fans. What was also really nice was they...

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Arnold, California
Reviewed 8 February 2014

Not for everybody, but if you are looking for a basic, good value place to sleep, this is it. The rooms are very small, the fixtures and furnishings are old, but everything was clean and tidy. The staff is welcoming and friendly. It has an old-timey feel and the price can't be beat. The morning traffic on Shell Beach Road...

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 25 September 2013

I can't believe some of the positive reviews of this hotel. We stayed here one night in early August and it was truly disgusting. The carpet was filthy and sticky. I kept my shoes on until I got into bed. The room hasn't been remodeled since the 1930s, everything is old and worn out. The bathroom tile was chipped and...

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Thank Barbara C
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 4 September 2013

I have to say that this is an experience i don't wanna do over. In general California is expensive compared to almost any state what comes to Hotel/Motel prices. But this place is dangerous and i refer to earlier messages. It had a gas leak and we woke up pretty shaken. Yes the manager did what she was supposed to...

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Thousand Oaks, California
Reviewed 30 August 2013

For about 2 years as a business traveler across the coast of California I have found the most welcoming Motel that I enjoy staying at. This is the Palamar. This is a resort area--high vacation area where prices fluctuate greatly. From 70 per night to in the the mid 200"s plus.. Due to my work schedule I stay here at...

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Reviewed 29 August 2013 via mobile

As we were on a roadtrip, we looked for a place to sleep, not a 5* wellness hotel. We were surprised about how friendly the host was, which made us feel good and comfortable! The room was small, but cozy and clean (unfortunately not standard in other hotels of our trip)! The location was good, the host told us where...

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Morgan Hill, California
Reviewed 10 August 2013

I recently stayed one night here. Awesome place. Great hotel staff. We had a big room with Kitchen, microwave, and refrigerator. A big plus if you are traveling with small kids. Very close to Shell beach, Pismo beach is around couple of miles away. Near to restaurants. Love to stay here again.

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San Clemente, California
Reviewed 28 July 2013

We stayed for one night as we drove from San Francisco to OC. We based out decision to stay here on Trip Advisor reviews. For the money, it seemed to be the best rated option and we figured that since we really just needed a place to sleep, how bad could it be? I am convinced that a number of...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 16 March 2013

awesome place.very close accessible to ocean. stylish & handicraft staff. it is proper for staying long time.we stayed more than one four weeks, because it was economical than another places. we walked more than once a day by the ocean.it was clean and neat.it was near a grocery and several restaurants.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 21 October 2012

Great service of the staff, amazing location and very affordable. We had been in town for a family function and reached at like mid night but still the people were very friendly and the place was neat and tidy. Very close to the ocean so we did go for a morning walk by the ocean and my son had loads...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Palomar Inn is located in beautiful Shell Beach, California. Visit us year round and explore the quiet cliffs and beaches of Shell Beach. We are also just minutes from Pismo Beach and Avila Beach. Restaurants and shops are within walking distance. Suites, kitchenettes and weekly rates available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Palomar Inn

Address: 1601 Shell Beach Rd, Shell Beach, CA 93449-1957
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Shell Beach
Price Range: ₹ 4,111 - ₹ 14,221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Palomar Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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“If you're going for upscale then no, but clean and cozy yes!!!”
 of 5 bubbles lilninis_12, 26 May 2015 | Read review
“I have always requested a room on the north side of the courtyard as these rooms do not back up to a street.”
 of 5 bubbles ZzyzxDude, 2 Sep 2014 | Read review
“My tip is...keep driving. Find somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles billyface, 22 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Try to get room toward ocean, avoid noise from 101”
 of 5 bubbles 43PeterJ, 26 Feb 2012 | Read review
“Many different type rooms at this hotel so see what fits your needs.”
 of 5 bubbles WillF55, 22 Feb 2012 | Read review
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