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    Dolphin Inn

    399 S Ocean Ave, Cayucos, CA 93430-1298
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          US$131
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          Overview
          • Excellent10%
          • Very good24%
          • Average15%
          • Poor13%
          • Terrible38%
          7 May 2017
          “Girlfriend Birthday Weekend Getaway”
          20 May 2017
          “a very nice place”
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Suites
          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Pool
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 57 reviews

          Reviewed 20 May 2017

          I stayed there for 3 days with my 2 little dogs...what a peaceful place!! Very clean, very nice people working there!! A comfy place by the ocean. I highly recommend it! Close to restaurants and a block from the grocery store.

          Thank stephenkI6735PQ
          Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

          Only hotel in town under $500 a night with a vacancy. We took the gamble. Funky motel that desperately needs some remodeling or at least repairs. Overall, it's not as bad as we thought it would be. The young woman at the front desk was...More

          Thank Colleen M
          Reviewed 18 October 2016

          I was pleased with the room size and HOT water in the shower!! The location was Perfect! The staff was pleasant to work with and overall a really nice place to stay! The Sea Shanty was excellent Dining option that we could walk to for...More

          Thank Greg H
          Reviewed 17 October 2016

          I was directed to room 4. The room was old and I had trouble closing the drapes. Later, when I pulled back the covers, I discovered that I was not alone - THERE ARE BED BUGS!!!! The owner gave me a $30.00 discount and pretended...More

          1  Thank 327smarsh1
          Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

          Our family of 4 stayed overnight. The bed was clean but that was about it. Bathroom was not clean, nor was the little kitchen. Toilet paper was barely hanging on the wall and we ran out without a back up. Holes in the walls. No...More

          Thank CaptainKim
          Cayucos Beach Inn
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$94 - US$304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Cayucos
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 19
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          • Location
          • United States >
          • California >
          • San Luis Obispo County >
          • Cayucos
          • Also Known As
          • Dolphin Hotel Cayucos
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          "they have rooms available with Jacuzzi tubs upon request"
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          "Don't stay here - there are BED BUGS!!!!"
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          "The little cottages seem nice, but I stayed in a room in the main building."
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          "All on ground floor. The separate building with 2 separate rooms plus kitchen would be good for like 4..."
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