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    Shell Beach Inn

    653 Shell Beach Rd, Shell Beach, CA 93449-2050
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We have spent 2 weeks on a PCH road trip and this is by far the best place we stayed. Spotlessly clean, a lovely room, ample free parking and an all round really nice friendly vibe. 5 mins in an uber from Pismo Beach and...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Small hotel good value & clean. Typical seaside hotel, visited here after LA & the free parking was refreshing after the exorbitant prices paid there. Hosts were helpful & an excellent recommendation from them to go to Zorro's (Mexican two blocks north) to eat, very...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Okay the highway sign could use some work, but the rest is wonderful! Our room was neat and clean. Fresh paint, nice TV. The managers are wonderful and they love animals. The pool was crystal clear. Parking right outside our door. They are constantly working...More

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    Reviewed 17 March 2017

    I write this under my wife's login as we both went through this dilemma together. My wife and I stayed at the Shell Beach Inn about six years ago, and the place was fine. This is one of the main reasons we booked a three...More

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    Response from Kendra W, Inn-Keeper at Shell Beach Inn

    Every picture tells a story... and every story has two sides. A picture painted by an artist is beautiful, while a picture painted by a scam artist only shows the ugly side of deceit. This libelous claim was very harmful & hurtful to us... false...More

    Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

    Great hotel and has recently had the rooms renovated and they are lovely. So close to the beach and all the sights. Have a lovely fruit flan each and I was given a rose which was a lovely extra touch. The owner was very welcoming....More

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    Response from Kendra W, Inn-Keeper at Shell Beach Inn

    Another perfect review... we continue to work on our guest rooms daily; a clean & fresh room is always a big part of our daily intentions and goals for the Inn. The wonderful "Fruit Tarts" are not part of our normal package, however we are...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • US$94 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Kendall B
    Is the Inn pet friendly?
    24 October 2016|
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    Response from Kendra W | Property representative |
    Shell Beach Inn is pet friendly...
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    Kendra W
    what are the pool hours in the summertime
    3 August 2016|
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    Response from Kendra W | Property representative |
    Our Pool Hours of Operation are the same year round. Pool Opens at 9am. Pool Closes at 9pm Some of our guests tell us stories of Mermaids visiting in the early twilight hours of the morning, and leaving Silver in our pool... More
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    Room Tips
    "Any room, we like the king-sized bed rooms"
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    "Room #3, or behind the pool"
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    "Probably the lower level at the end of the pool. Freeway noise could be muffled."
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    "Depends on the size you want..but all rooms seem fine."
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