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New York City, New York
Reviewed 21 December 2016

My wife and I stayed here for a night on our drive up the PCH. The property was amazing. We enjoyed walking our dog along the path! And speaking of dogs, they did a great job of making our pet feel welcome. They gave her a bed, treats, poop bags, etc. We had dinner and drinks at the restaurant, which...

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Greetings DereksL3797XA, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are thrilled that you had a memorable stay and were able to enjoy the property. We are also pleased to hear that you appreciate the amenities we place in our suites for guests traveling with their dogs. We would like to extend...

Santa Maria, California
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I've stayed at the Dolphin Bay twice now. The first time was a company sponsored event (i.e. I didn't pay for it) and the second was a '48 hour sale' (large discount). I love that each room is basically a small condo (with a kitchen nicer than the one in my own home). The best part is the openness of...

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Greetings FrogGirl83, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback on Trip Advisor regarding your recent stay at Dolphin Bay. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your overall stay at the resort, and that the staff was friendly and helpful. We strive to exceed all of our guest’s expectations and I’m happy to hear we...

Bakersfield, California
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

This resort is just beautiful... friendly staff, great place for sunset weddings or just to hang out to watch the sun go down. Rooms are amazing. Your own home away from home.... pet friendly too. They supply beds bowls treats couch blanket. Great place to stay

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Greetings Kkouklis, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are pleased to hear that you found the property to be so beautiful and the Dolphin Bay team friendly and accommodating. We are also happy to hear that our resort felt like your home away from home. We are thrilled that you...

Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We stayed in an executive suite 2 bedroom and it was absolutley awesome. The service is over the top. Ocean view room was pure luxury , whole family had great stay. We cooked our thanksgiving dinner in the full kitchen which has sub zero refrigerator and Wolf professional stove, as well as ultra quiet dishwasher. 1600 sq ft makes it...

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Greetings Donald H, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are pleased you enjoyed your beautiful suite along with all of the amenities we have to offer. How exciting that you were able to create a lasting memorable Thanksgiving with your family at Dolphin Bay. We look forward to welcoming you...

Woodbury, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This resort is halfway between Avila Beach and Pismo Beach. We stayed in a 2 bdrm condo facing the pool and ocean. We brought food and cooked Thanksgiving dinner and every other meal ourselves. The restaurant looked very nice also and the staff were all great. We met people who had been coming to this area to meet up with...

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Greetings Fly2staygrounded, 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 you were able to use your beautiful and well equipped gourmet kitchen during your stay. We are also happy to hear that you found the staff to be accommodating....

Robinson, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 27 November 2016

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 November 2016

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Mercer Island, Washington
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

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Reviewed 22 October 2016

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
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 resorts' spa, La Bonne Vie. From the sweeping ocean views to the impeccable service, you will savor every moment at 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: £328 - £622 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 63
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Also Known As:
Dolphin Bay Hotel Pismo Beach
Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 Spa Hotel in Pismo Beach
#2 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#11 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
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“Definitely ask for an ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles cheaptravelbug, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Even our "pool view" room had a nice view of the ocean!”
 of 5 bubbles kimberlysB8064JH, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms without an ocean view aren't as nice BUT the view is still enjoyable (see my Room 221 view photos)”
  • Half of the view from Room 221 balcony (towards the right)
  • HAlf of the view from Room 221 balcony (towards the left)
  • The carpet was stained but it did feel clean
 of 5 bubbles FrogGirl83, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“End room on higher floors have better ocean views”
  • livingroom & balcony
  • balcony
  • sunset from balcony
  • walk in closet
  • washer/dryer combo
  • view from room 332
  • 2nd closet
  • view from bedroom
 of 5 bubbles Y4713KMsusanc, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed on main floor room facing the parking lot. It was surprisingly quiet”
 of 5 bubbles justinhoagster, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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