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    Shell Beach Inn

    653 Shell Beach Rd, Shell Beach, CA 93449-2050
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          Traveller (26)
          Room & Suite (16)
          Pool & Beach (2)
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          Overview
          • Excellent71%
          • Very good22%
          • Average4%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “pismo beach” (12 reviews)
          “short drive” (6 reviews)
          “heated pool” (4 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          The Inn at the Cove
          1,353 reviews
          #1 of 29 hotels in Pismo Beach
           
          Spyglass Inn
          807 reviews
          #11 of 29 hotels in Pismo Beach
           
          SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel
          1,925 reviews
          #8 of 29 hotels in Pismo Beach
           
          Cottage Inn by the Sea
          1,184 reviews
          #7 of 29 hotels in Pismo Beach
           
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          1 - 5 of 80 reviews

          Reviewed 19 May 2017

          Stopped in here for an overnight on our road trip through Central and SoCal. If you're looking for a resort-type atmosphere, this is not it. But if you want clean, affordable accommodations with easy access on and off the highway, this place is perfect. The...More

          Thank Jennifer C
          Reviewed 16 May 2017

          went to the Pismo Beach area for a long weekend. checked out several hotels and found the Shell Beach Inn, rate was reasonable, reviews were good, so decided to give them a try. stayed in room 9, which is an end room, so have more...More

          Thank nascardonna
          Reviewed 2 May 2017

          We loved this inn! The outside gives the vibe of a motel, but the inside and the service feels more like a bed and breakfast. The manager was extremely nice and informative. He was so nice we joked that he could be a character in...More

          Thank Daniel B
          Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

          We have spent 2 weeks on a PCH road trip and this is by far the best place we stayed. Spotlessly clean, a lovely room, ample free parking and an all round really nice friendly vibe. 5 mins in an uber from Pismo Beach and...More

          Thank andymcfc30
          Reviewed 11 April 2017

          Small hotel good value & clean. Typical seaside hotel, visited here after LA & the free parking was refreshing after the exorbitant prices paid there. Hosts were helpful & an excellent recommendation from them to go to Zorro's (Mexican two blocks north) to eat, very...More

          Thank Denise823
          The Inn at the Cove
          1,353 reviews
          #1 of 29 hotels in Pismo Beach
           
          Spyglass Inn
          807 reviews
          #11 of 29 hotels in Pismo Beach
           
          SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel
          1,925 reviews
          #8 of 29 hotels in Pismo Beach
           
          Cottage Inn by the Sea
          1,184 reviews
          #7 of 29 hotels in Pismo Beach
           
          About
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          GreenLeadersBronze level
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Restaurant
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Room amenities
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          Details
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
          • Location
          • United States >
          • California >
          • San Luis Obispo County >
          • Shell Beach
          • Also Known As
          • Shell Beach Hotel Shell Beach
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          Traveller (26)
          Room & Suite (16)
          Pool & Beach (2)
          Hotel & Grounds (14)
          Bathroom (2)
          Family and Play Areas (1)
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          Nearby Restaurants
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          1.45 km away
          The Steaming Bean Shell Beach
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          Nearby Attractions
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Kendall B
          Is the Inn pet friendly?
          24 October 2016|
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          Response from Kendra W | Property representative |
          Shell Beach Inn is pet friendly...
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          Kendra W
          what are the pool hours in the summertime
          3 August 2016|
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          Response from Kendra W | Property representative |
          Our Pool Hours of Operation are the same year round. Pool Opens at 9am. Pool Closes at 9pm Some of our guests tell us stories of Mermaids visiting in the early twilight hours of the morning, and leaving Silver in our pool... More
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          "ask for room #9"
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          "Any room, we like the king-sized bed rooms"
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          "Room #3, or behind the pool"
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          "Probably the lower level at the end of the pool. Freeway noise could be muffled."
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