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Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa

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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lido restaurant”(38 reviews)
“full kitchen”(52 reviews)
“washer dryer”(22 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We booked 3 rooms for 3 nights for our family of 11 ranging in age from 2 to 92! We shared a 2 BR pool level suite with our son's family with one child (porta crib fits great in the walk in closet), our daughter's...More

Thank CATHERINE R
Response from Erica C, General Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & SpaResponded 5 days ago

Greetings Catherine R, Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback on Trip Advisor regarding your recent stay at Dolphin Bay. We are thrilled to hear that you appreciated the family atmosphere and all the amenities the resort offers. We are happy to...More

Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Between the customer service, the spa, setting, and amenities, you truly feel like you're staying at a resort on par with a Four Seasons or St. Regis. The staff is attentive, kind, and accomodating. The views are amazing and the pool temperature is perfect. The...More

2  Thank JEVTodd
Response from Erica C, General Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & SpaResponded 30 August 2017

Dear JEVTodd, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on TripAdvisor with the rest of the world! We are so happy that you felt staying at Dolphin Bay was on par with a Four Seasons or St. Regis property. We pride ourselves...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

A true beauty on the bluffs! I stayed here with my family and we brought our dog with us. Overall, it was a wonderful stay. Room: I have stayed in a lot of hotels, and I can say with confidence that this place had the...More

Thank SassyGRL
Response from Erica C, General Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & SpaResponded 15 April 2018

Greetings SassyGRL, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your comments on TripAdvisor regarding your recent stay at Dolphin Bay. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the resort and all of our special touches. It's truly rewarding to hear when...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We had a 1 bedroom suite with a queen sofa bed with a foam mattress (very comfy). Full kitchen, laundry. In room coffee was excellent - very surprising really. We stayed only two nights but will return for a longer stay. You can bring food,...More

1  Thank John O
Response from Erica C, General Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & SpaResponded 7 April 2018

Dear John O, Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased you enjoyed your suite and all the added amenities. We are thrilled you loved our heated pool, hot tub, games and were able...More

Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful nights stay at Dolphin Bay. Condos were spacious and comfortable. The lady at check-in could not have been nicer. She knew the family was going to visit the dunes the next morning and would want to rinse off after their trip. She...More

Thank Karinphunt
Response from Erica C, General Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & SpaResponded 16 March 2018

Dear Karinphunt, Thank you for your recent review on Trip Advisor regarding your stay at Dolphin Bay. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the spaciousness and comfort of your suite. Customer service is our top priority so we are thrilled that our staff...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$390 - US$811 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
#2 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#11 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$390 - US$811 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
#2 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#11 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (286)
Room & Suite (533)
Dining (65)
Pool & Beach (57)
Amenities (68)
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shahkris
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.
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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
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Room Tips
"Pool level rooms are convenient with kids, but upper floors have better views."
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"Get the 3 bedroom suite. It's worth it!"
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"Ocean front is the only way to go!"
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"Ocean view 2 bedroom suites are huge and have a large balcony with an amazing view."
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