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Oberageri, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hotel resides drectly on the beach with a breath taking view to the ocean. Suits really spacious and clean. Pool is big enough for the size of the hotel, clean and service at the pool area also very good. In all fairness, we have been warned by the hotel staff that there is a wedding during the weekend we stayed...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We found the hotel on-line by using the ratings from trip advisor. We were not disappointed. We stayed in a monstrous 1 Bedroom condo that had a partial view of the Pool and Ocean. It was very well appointed,clean and quiet. The complex is very family friendly, with an excellent pool. We toured around local wineries quite a bit so...

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Greetings Cory905, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are pleased to hear that you found your accommodations to be spacious and well appointed. We are thrilled you were able to enjoy all the amenities on property, as well as in the immediate vicinity. We are also happy to hear that...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For the past 3 years we have driven the long 15 minute drive from San Luis Obispo and as soon as I hand my car keys to Kris N. (The kindest, most helpful valet/bellhop/jack of all trades) my worries are over! Even though it is so close to home we look forward to kicking back beach side with friends and...

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Neal M, Thank you for your recent review on Trip Advisor regarding your stay at Dolphin Bay. We are pleased to hear that you had an excellent stay and enjoyed all that our property has to offer. We strive to exceed all of our guests’ expectations and it's such a pleasure to hear we did so with you. We...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Ocean views Music during and after Happy hour Nice hot tub Easy on and off the 101 Easy parking Great rooms, nice kitchen Can select housekeeping times Happy has nice food and drink selection Very relaxing

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Robert M, Thank you for providing us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are pleased to hear that you were impressed with your accommodations and all the amenities our property has to offer. Customer service is a top priority of ours so, we are thrilled you had such a memorable stay. We sincerely look forward to welcoming you...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is first class! We had a one bedroom with a pool view. Everything in the room was great very well laid out and homey. Everyone from the guy that met us as we pulled up to the guy doing yard work was very pleasant! Would definitely stay here again!

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Greetings jillstout, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are thrilled to hear that everything at Dolphin Bay was perfect, from the valet who greeted you to our friendly landscaping staff. We strive to exceed all of our guests’ expectations and it's such a pleasure to hear we did so with...

Chowchilla, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a resort and is wonderful. We stayed with our two teenagers in a two bedroom with an ocean view. The kitchen, dining and living room are so nice to have for our family. We enjoyed the deck and the beautiful room decor. The room was clean and was filled with amenities for us during our stay including a...

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Greetings Dairygirl1, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are thrilled to hear that you and your family enjoyed your 2 bedroom suite with all the amenities it has to offer. We sincerely look forward to welcoming you back to...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing stay at the Dolphin bay resort. Superb service all around but a special thank you to JORDAN who went above and beyond to make our stay fantastic. Honestly we felt like royalty! The two bedroom, two bath suite was spacious and like home. The views HEAVILY , the food at Lido DELICIOUS!!! This is a bit of a splurge...

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear kidzrn1, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your review on Trip Advisor regarding your recent stay at Dolphin Bay. It is truly rewarding to hear in such detail how much you enjoyed our entire property. Customer service is our top priority and it thrills us to hear how exceptional your stay was. We sincerely appreciate...

Caloundra, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only had a very quick overnighter here as we drove down from San Francisco. We picked the place because it suited the timing of the drive. The Dolphin Bay is a newish place with some really well set out grounds overlooking the ocean. Our room was HUGE, fully contained and very comfortable, the sort of place that begs to...

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mark0polo, We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor in regards to your recent stay with us at Dolphin Bay Resort and Spa. We are pleased to hear that you found our accommodations comfortable and made you want to return for a longer stay. We are thrilled you found our staff to be pleasant, attentive...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first lodging experience with Dolphin Bay Resort and Spa !!! We enjoyed a spacious, clean, luxurious one bedroom suite with a fabulous view of the Pacific Ocean while enjoying a warm, cozy fire in our in-room fireplace. From our pre-arrival experience with the front desk to the friendly, efficient and knowledgeable valets to the wait staff at...

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Greetings Cindy S, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are pleased to hear that you found your suite to be well appointed and enjoyed the view by the warmth of your in-room fireplace. We are thrilled that everyone you encountered was warm, friendly and knowledgeable. We strive to exceed all...

NYC area
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We really enjoyed staying for a few nights at the Dolphin. The front desk staff was very efficient and helpful getting us checked-in. Our room was very spacious with a nice partial view of the ocean from our balcony, with a special surprise of a washer/dryer in the unit. The pool looked great, although we never used it since the...

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Erica C, Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Good evening BlakeNyc, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback in regards to your recent visit to Dolphin Bay. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed everything we have to offer. We strive to exceed all of our guest's expectations and we are happy to hear we did so with you. We also wanted to...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Lido at Dolphin Bay
Lido at Dolphin Bay
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa

Address: 2727 Shell Beach Rd, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-1602
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Pismo Beach
Price Range: $558 - $1,016 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Dolphin Bay Hotel Pismo Beach
Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 Spa Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
#2 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#11 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
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“Love an ocean view”
Dairygirl1, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a view of the ocean, the sunset was stunning !”
Mark0polo, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Please enjoy the Burger, Brews and Bourbon Night. The Burgers are delicious.”
cindysM6464BD, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Definitely ask for an ocean view”
cheaptravelbug, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Even our "pool view" room had a nice view of the ocean!”
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