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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“ocean view”(143 reviews)
“spy glass”(13 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
Set on Highway 1, this oceanfront inn on Shell Beach is 1 mile from the Palasades Bluff Walkway and 3.3 miles from Pismo Beach. The bright, breezy rooms have flat-screen TVs, coffeemakers and free Wi-Fi, plus minifridges. Renovated just two years ago. Some have balconies or patios and...
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2705 Spyglass Drive, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-1795
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9.3 km to County Airport
20 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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All reviewsocean viewspy glasson site restauranttide poolswalking pathparking lotavila beachbeach accessfire pitgreat viewfirst floorcentral coastwatch the sunsetbed was very comfortablethe cliffcoffee makergreat room
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Reviewed yesterday

Love the view, we stayed in suite. King bed extremely comfortable but the bathroom in rm 211 had an overall urine smell. I smelled it when we first walked in. Even after the room was cleaned everyday but everything else was nice and clean. Love...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Visited a friend in the area for the weekend - the location was central and perfect for stopping by the Pismo Beach pier, Avila, Arroyo Grande, and San Luis Obispo. We loved the garden/park walking path behind the hotels and the view of the ocean,...More

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Response from James D, General Manager at Spyglass InnResponded 10 October 2017

The Spyglass Inn is centrally located to Pismo Beach, Avila Beach, and San Luis Obispo. We are pleased to read you enjoyed all these fun areas as well as our garden walkway along the bluff. We look forward to your next visit with us. James...More

Reviewed yesterday

Very good, our room 225 was perfect location. Service was good, friendly. Property was perfect with seating and ambience. It was all about our room location which was perfect, any other location would not have been satisfactory because of noise or kids poolside activity. I...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Only stayed for one night but was a lovely hotel in a beautiful position. Pool and hot tub were lovely as was watching the sunset around the fire pit to keep warm. Food was good as was the breakfast deal. Would definitely recommend and stay...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The room was great! Enjoyed the beautiful view from our balcony.. Bed was awesome! A little walk to the beach, but so worth it! My 3 year old loved it! Only complaint, nothing to do with hotel, it the restaurant. Ordered 1 oyster shooter, that...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$187 - US$432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#13 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
#13 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$187 - US$432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#13 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
#13 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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hick552017
5 April 2017|
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Response from James D | Property representative |
We are just 5 miles away from downtown.
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TAPJD
5 March 2017|
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Response from kwebb9963 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, it takes approximately 20 minutes to get to Morro Bay from Shell Beach. If you are looking to spend "pool time" it is far wiser to spend your hotel stay in Shell Beach, where it is less inclined to be foggy. Have... More
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Jessicawilson33
26 September 2016|
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Response from Moiraf624 | Reviewed this property |
no parking fees.
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Room Tips
"Book the partial ocean view to save money and still have a great view!"
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"Be near the water, and you should love it, top or bottom floor looks great."
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"Not all rooms have a view. View was worth it! Also we enjoyed being on the second floor with the balcony."
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"No microwave."
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