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    Cottage Inn by the Sea

    2351 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2109
    (805) 773-4617
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    Overview
    • Excellent58%
    • Very good29%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “ocean view” (131 reviews)
    “waffles” (94 reviews)
    “garden area” (27 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    When I had to leave Santa Barbara this weekend due to the fires, the Cottage Inn welcomed us--families, pets, and travelers with no reservations--and even gave us the advance online rate! It is a charmingly furnished oceanfront hotel with very friendly staff, free wifi and...More

    2  Thank Alison B
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Stayed at Cottage Inn Pismo Beach after evacuation for the Thomas Fire.. The hotel staff were extremely accommodating. Jared, in particular, helped us find markets for things we forgot, auto repairs, amenities in the facility, and made us and our frightened pets feel very welcome....More

    1  Thank danadb141
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    This is a fantastic property to relax and enjoy the view. We were only planning to stay one night but ended up staying 3 nights. The view and location cant be beat. We are already planning to return for a week.

    1  Thank Beatty004
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Nice size clean ocean view/ocean front room. Love the bonfire areas with chairs. One of few hotels in the area with fireplaces and was a great amenity in December. Was greeted with a bottle of champagne for my husband's birthday, which was an unexpected pleasant...More

    Thank lfantlvr
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed in Cottage Inn during Thanksgiving. It overlooks the ocean with a beautiful view, do choose the ocean view rooms. Since I am into landscape photography, I spent time with superb sunset pictures. The hotel is affordable and the staff friendly. The room has...More

    Thank trialcritic
    Response from Justin F, General Manager at Cottage Inn by the SeaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear trialcritic, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience (and beautiful photo!)at the Cottage Inn by the Sea. I am very happy to read that you enjoyed the magnificent sunsets from our garden area and were able to capture such...More

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    • Pool
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Beachfront
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Pismo Beach
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    Yoga_qt
    7 November 2017|
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    Response from MikeNelson | Reviewed this property |
    Those stairs are located at the adjacent property. Stair are steep, but beach is wide and wonderful to walk in the morning.
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    Horabin1
    24 March 2017|
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    Response from Justin F | Property representative |
    Hello, We have five pet friendly traditional rooms. None of our pet friendly rooms have the view option. There is a $75 non-refundable pet fee per stay. To reserve one, please call us directly at 805-773-4617. Thanks for... More
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    23 February 2017|
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    Response from shaunwtx | Reviewed this property |
    Not really. It is set always from the highway and the area/town seemed to be quiet by nature.
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    "Ocean front with terraces are especially nice"
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    "Ask for a view room, but all rooms are nice. Everything is close to the ocean."
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    "If you ask for an ocean view/ocean front room, avoid #416 if you can."
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    "ocean view room"
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