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Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa

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Set along the bluffs above one of the most beautiful coastlines in America, Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa offers exclusive 1 and 2-bedroom suites designed for elegance and comfort. Each suite provides a spacious living and dining room, fully equipped gourmet kitchen, a balcony (or patio), along with all of the finest amenities. Lido Restaurant and Bar features tempting California Coastal cuisine with an emphasis on locally produced food and wines. Treat yourself to a luxurious treatment at The Spa at Dolphin Bay. From the sweeping ocean views to the impeccable service, you will escape the ordinary Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dolphin Bay Inn has a marvelous & spectacular view of the ocean. It is well-located and offers spacious condominium style accommodations. This is a great place to stay for a get-away to Central Coast. Clean & comfortable you can reach wineries and other beach communities...More

Thank cherylj489
Response from Erica C, General Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Cherylj489, Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review on Trip Advisor! We are so happy to hear how much you appreciated the spacious accommodations, the cleanliness and the location. I would love some additional insight as to why you...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2018

We stayed here for one night as the mid-point stop on our drive from San Francisco to Los Angeles. It was difficult to find a hotel that we could rent for one night on the weekend but the Dolphin Bay was available. Our family of...More

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Response from Erica C, General Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & SpaResponded 14 August 2018

Dear LakeMichiganGirl, Thank you for providing us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are pleased to hear you were impressed with your accommodations and enjoyed the location and amenities your suite provided. We sincerely appreciate you choosing Dolphin Bay and look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The accommodation was fabulous: 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, living area, fully equipped kitchen AND utility room!! The pool was large and clean and metres from our room. The staff were all very pleasant. The only slight downside is that you need to drive to get...More

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Response from Erica C, General Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & SpaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Theareade, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback on Trip Advisor regarding your recent stay at Dolphin Bay. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the resort and that our accommodations exceeded your expectations. Our top...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here to catch Kamasi Washington in SLO which is nearby. These are full condo units with full kitchen, living rooms and bathrooms with tubs and showers. The units range around 700 sf give or take so you'll love the space. The location is a...More

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Response from Erica C, General Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & SpaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear brickpaul12, Thank you for providing us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are pleased to hear you were impressed with your accommodations and enjoyed the space and amenities your suite provided. We strive to exceed our guests expectations and we are so happy...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a whim, we made very last minute reservations to stay at the Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa for four-day stay. We had stayed there twice before and it was always terrific. This time we booked a first floor two-bedroom unit next to the pool....More

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Response from Erica C, General Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & SpaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Freedom290195, Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback on Trip Advisor regarding your recent stay at Dolphin Bay. I am thrilled that I was able to personally assist you with your 4th floor upgrade for the second night of your stay....More

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11 May 2018|
Response from Mark H |
Yes to 80 degrees. Also there is a hot tub.
7 May 2018|
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Response from John O | Reviewed this property |
Wind could be an issue depending on how the wind blows, the pool is on the 4th floor. However, it is protected on at least one side if not two. I'd risk it.
Lisa W
27 March 2018|
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Response from Liz C | Reviewed this property |
They had air conditioners when I was there so it wasn’t a problem
Room Tips
"The Oceanfront Penthouse is huge"
27 Sep 2018
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"Ocean view with bedroom on ocean end of room"
17 Sep 2018
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"Partial ocean view is really pretty much a full view from the balcony. It's worth the difference in..."
2 Sep 2018
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"The rooms are all suites, with beautiful kitchens, you can’t go wrong."
13 Aug 2018
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US$407 - US$767 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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