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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved the Kon Tiki Inn so much so I wasn't sure I would write a review as would like to be able to re-book in the future. The staff were lovely, and the views from the rooms were out of this world especially being able to see whales swim past. Simply perfect.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderfull hotel! Yes the wiew is fantastic ..... AND SO ARE THE REST: The room,the bath,the breakfast,the spa,the gym and the pools.. outdoor and indoor AND The staff, the management and the owner!

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Thank Jan R
Santa Cruz, California
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite place to stay in Pismo. Love views from 3rd floor. Right on the beach. Clean, elevaters, friendly staff. Saw whales for hours right out front last time! Pool is good temp, jacuzzis could be little warmer. Great location. Been to all the fancy ones, still like this one best!

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Tacoma, Washington
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have stayed here several times as the location cannot be beat. The hotel is on a cliff right above the beach with stairs (a lot of stairs) down to a nice long walkable beach. Rooms are large and clean, modestly decorated but always quiet except for the roar of the surf. Small but nice balconies on floors 2 - 4.... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yes, the hotel has all rooms with an incredible view. Two great computers in the lobby and free WiFi. Free access to the fitness center. Has a nice pool and steps down to the sand on the beach. Ice machine and elevator to the 2nd and 3rd floors. No microwave in room but it has a safe. All great but,... More 

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Jackson, Tennessee
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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Kon Tiki is a nice place to stay since all rooms have an ocean view. We have stayed there for many years and have never been disappointed. The grounds are well maintained. The views from rooms are breath taking. If in the pool or spa, everyone can see you from their rooms. The steamers restaurant next to them is closed.

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Bakersfield, California
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here the weekend of Sept. 23-25 and it was awesome! The view is what really sells this hotel, if not for the view and proximity to the beach and pier I would be hesitant to stay. The room was very clean, but it was really tiny and very, very dated. The beds were some of... More 

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Chanhassen, Minnesota
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Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Was apprehensive at first but once acclimated, this place is on a beautiful stretch of beach (up on a cliff as all the resorts are in this area), is clean and meticulously cared for. Very reasonably priced. Stay here!

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Salinas, CA
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

Love, love, love this hotel!! Was so happy to get a reservation because I know they are in high demand. This is my absolute favorite place in Pismo--each room has an ocean view and there is easy access to the beach by stairs. It has a very casual vibe. Most people sit on their balconies sipping drinks and eating food... More 

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South Lake Tahoe, California
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

Just got home yesterday, Sept 30, 2016. We had a beautiful trip as always, it has been about 4 years since we have gone, but nothing has changed as far as for the Kon Tiki Inn is concerned. We use to go yearly in Sept. and we would not stay at any other place, the views are amazing, each room... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Swaying palms, a smooth sandy beach and the sounds of the Pacific Ocean all welcome you to the Kon Tiki Inn, where every room features a panoramic ocean view. Located on the coastline midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, our oceanfront inn is perched on a bluff overlooking the stunning and serene Pacific Ocean. From the comfort of your guest room watch a glorious sunset or catch a glimpse of a whale. During the day choose from a variety of outdoor activities and at night fall asleep to the rhythmic sound of ocean waves.The guest room décor reflects our seaside location with a neutral and ocean-toned palette accented by natural wood, tropical prints, and rich detail. Our hotel features rooms with one king bed or one king with one queen bed. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kon Tiki Inn

Address: 1621 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2229
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Pismo Beach
Number of rooms: 86
Also Known As:
Kon Tiki Hotel Pismo Beach
Kon Tiki Inn Pismo Beach
Kon Tiki Pismo Beach
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
#4 Spa Hotel in Pismo Beach
#4 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
#9 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
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“there are no bad rooms in this Inn, we prefer the third floor, so no one is above us”
 of 5 bubbles claudiah30, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“2nd or 3rd floor center....”
 of 5 bubbles thosm2016, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All of the rooms are good! I prefer above ground. Families may like the ground floor as they open up onto the lawns by the pool area.”
 of 5 bubbles noodle78, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Get a higher level room for quiet and views”
 of 5 bubbles Rebecca-aus, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Make sure it has air conditioner. The rooms on the sides are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles 860stefanied, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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