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The Inn at the Cove

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With sweeping panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean, The Inn at the Cove is the ideal destination for a retreat for real life. Escape your every day in our tranquil, oceanfront setting, and enjoy the hotel's beautiful grounds, outdoor heated pool and jacuzzi, newly remodeled guest rooms, complimentary continental breakfast, free parking, Tesla Electric Car charging stations, free Wi-Fi, and unbeatable proximity to the Central Coast's famous wine country and attractions.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Lagoon View
Great View
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Full view
37Car recommended
Grade: 37 out of 100
14Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
2Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed yesterday

The Inn at the Cove is always a wonderful place to sneak away to. The staff is gracious and always accommodating. The little extras in the room for our dog is always appreciated. The room and the Inn are well appointed and the view from...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 992leeanne
Response from MartinResorts, Front Office Manager at The Inn at the CoveResponded yesterday

Dear 992leeanne: Thank you for being one of our loyal repeat guests! We love that view, and enjoy making your canine companion feel welcome! We look forward to seeing you soon. Until next time... Matt Classen - Guest Service Manager

Reviewed 4 days ago

Overall, the staff, location, view and room were excellent. Went with my wife and dog and they have dog-friendly rooms (all rooms have a beautiful view) and they give you a dog bed, bowl and treats. We especially enjoyed the complimentary breakfast buffet, wine in...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank DaSpazz
Response from MartinResorts, Front Office Manager at The Inn at the CoveResponded 3 days ago

Dear DaSpazz: Thank you for the great feedback on your stay at the Inn at the Cove. I am so happy you enjoyed the property and location! We love our 4 legged guests, and want them to be happy as well. In regards to the...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I am so glad I choose this place to stay with my family. The location is splendid and easy access on and off highway. The staff was more than amazing, super friendly, and full of information. The views from not only the property but my...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank jezell
Response from MartinResorts, Front Office Manager at The Inn at the CoveResponded 4 days ago

Dear jezell: I am so happy to hear you had such a memorable time at the Inn at the Cove! We have to agree, the views are fantastic! We always like to give our guests a feeling of welcome and of home. I certainly hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

While the location is superb, room was clean and staff friendly, the shutters over the sliding doors took away half of the view. I was very disappointed as I had chosen this Inn mainly for location & view of the ocean, but was unable to...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Monibellino
Response from MartinResorts, Front Office Manager at The Inn at the CoveResponded 4 days ago

Dear Monibellino: I am sorry to hear that you did not like our new plantation shutters. We just think they are so much better than drapes. I am glad you found the location superb. Hopefully you will give us another try in better weather so...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this hotel and wanted to try staying there again. I was told that they charged $50.00 per night for dogs now and according to the Guest Service Manager, they have ALWAYS done this. In all the times I have stayed at this hotel,...More

Date of stay: December 2017
1  Thank Suzy195942
Response from MartinResorts, Front Office Manager at The Inn at the CoveResponded 1 week ago

Dear Suzy195942: I am sorry for any confusion. We have had a $50 nightly pet fee for the past two years. We used to cap it at 2 nights and now cap it at 3 nights. It sounds like you got a deal during your...More

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luvNY94
May 26, 2018|
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Response from SPEXX | Reviewed this property |
No, I don’t believe there was anything like that to pay
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Pam M
May 10, 2018|
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Response from BethNewcomer | Reviewed this property |
Our room was easily accessible from the parking and had a great view. I believe that was Room 412 or 421, maybe. Anyway, there are two levels of guest rooms: those direct from parking lot which is upstairs, and another level... More
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Nina B
May 9, 2018|
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Response from laurals2016 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don’t know. Best to check directly with the hotel.
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Room Tips
"Upper rooms, ocean front, # 500 to 700's"
betty3ne
Oct. 19, 2018
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"We booked the room on the website and got a huge discount for a last minute trip!"
966katie
Oct. 7, 2018
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"Every room will be a view room in this Inn, but we did love our stay on the second level."
LoveTwoTravel18
Sep. 16, 2018
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"we had a sea view with balcony which was awesome"
philipd109
Sep. 4, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$129 - US$369 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
best western plus shelter cove hotel pismo beachbest western shelter cove hotelbest western pismo beachpismo beach best western
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
BEST WESTERN PLUS Shelter Cove Lodge
LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaPismo Beach
NUMBER OF ROOMS
52
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