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    Shell Beach Inn

    653 Shell Beach Rd, Shell Beach, CA 93449-2050
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    Traveller (33)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good21%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “pismo beach” (14 reviews)
    “short drive” (6 reviews)
    “looked clean” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 87 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed here in April 2017, as part of a road trip up the Californian coast from Los Angeles to San Francisco. Everything about the hotel was great, with an ideal location near the highway and easy access to both Pismo Beach and the pretty...More

    Thank theswirly
    Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

    From the very friendly welcome to the lovely room we couldn't fault Shell Beach Inn, we will definitely be looking stay again If your looking for great accommodation in Pismo Beach this place would take some beating 😃

    Thank Andyconnor8
    Reviewed 13 September 2017

    My wife and I were fleeing Hurricane Irma and stopped for the night at Shell Beach Inn. We had no difficulties with the hotel or room. My issue is with the staff. We located the hotel via the internet and called them to book at...More

    1  Thank Rmoore754
    Reviewed 12 September 2017

    We booked a room here for 2 nights as part of our California Road Trip through booking.com. There weren't any options given as to the size of the room i.e. double, king size etc. when we booked, but the pictures looked lovely. On check in...More

    2  Thank lexydee
    Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here overnight with my partner and mother of 82. Charming quaint place, nicely decorated and lovely lovely comfortable beds! The manager even gave my mum a glass of Chardonnay! Perfect place for that overnight sleepover on your way along the coast.

    Thank SJCWHUK
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Price range
    • US$105 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • California >
    • San Luis Obispo County >
    • Shell Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Shell Beach Hotel Shell Beach
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    Traveller (33)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (21)
    Bathroom (2)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Kendall B
    24 October 2016|
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    Response from Kendra W | Property representative |
    Shell Beach Inn is pet friendly...
    Kendra W
    3 August 2016|
    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
    Room Tips
    "Make sure you ask for a king size room and then you don't get the broom cupboard on the end!"
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    "ask for room #9"
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    "Any room, we like the king-sized bed rooms"
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    "Room #3, or behind the pool"
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