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Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa

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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lido restaurant”(37 reviews)
“full kitchen”(52 reviews)
“washer dryer”(22 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This property stands alone as by far the best resort in the Pismo Beach/SLO area. We stayed on property as well as hosted a Welcome Reception for our son’s wedding there. We had researched every venue in the area and none had come close to...More

Thank Patty D
Response from Erica C, General Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & SpaResponded 2 days ago

Dear Patty D, Thank you for posting such a wonderful review on Trip Advisor regarding your recent stay at Dolphin Bay. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed all of the events we hosted for you on property! Customer service is a top priority for...More

Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Between the customer service, the spa, setting, and amenities, you truly feel like you're staying at a resort on par with a Four Seasons or St. Regis. The staff is attentive, kind, and accomodating. The views are amazing and the pool temperature is perfect. The...More

3  Thank JEVTodd
Response from Erica C, General Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & SpaResponded 30 August 2017

Dear JEVTodd, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on TripAdvisor with the rest of the world! We are so happy that you felt staying at Dolphin Bay was on par with a Four Seasons or St. Regis property. We pride ourselves...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed here for one night as the mid-point stop on our drive from San Francisco to Los Angeles. It was difficult to find a hotel that we could rent for one night on the weekend but the Dolphin Bay was available. Our family of...More

Thank LakeMichiganGirl
Response from Erica C, General Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & SpaResponded 2 days ago

Dear LakeMichiganGirl, Thank you for providing us with your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are pleased to hear you were impressed with your accommodations and enjoyed the location and amenities your suite provided. We sincerely appreciate you choosing Dolphin Bay and look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I can’t rate this hotel highly enough. Todd and all of his staff made us feel so special and welcome. It was our 25th wedding anniversary and during our stay they left a lovely plate full of fruit and nuts with happy anniversary piped around...More

Thank slw19682017
Response from Erica C, General Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & SpaResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your amazing review on Trip Advisor! We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your anniversary trip with us in paradise and that you were able to experience everything we have to offer at the resort. We sincerely look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We only stayed one night en route to LA but the resort was beautiful. The rooms we had were actually two small suites with fully equipped kitchen/diner and lounge in addition to the bedroom and en suite bathroom. They were lovely and spacious with every...More

Thank Gillian E
Response from Erica C, General Manager at Dolphin Bay Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Gillian E, Thank you for posting your review on Trip Advisor. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay and all of the amenities we have on property! We sincerely look forward to welcoming you back for a longer stay in the near future!...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$403 - US$833 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Ocean View Hotel in Pismo Beach
#13 Great View Hotel in Pismo Beach
#2 Family Resort Hotel in Pismo Beach
#2 Charming Hotel in Pismo Beach
#3 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 Luxury Hotel in Pismo Beach
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$403 - US$833 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Ocean View Hotel in Pismo Beach
#13 Great View Hotel in Pismo Beach
#2 Family Resort Hotel in Pismo Beach
#2 Charming Hotel in Pismo Beach
#3 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 Luxury Hotel in Pismo Beach
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (294)
Room & Suite (532)
Dining (59)
Pool & Beach (57)
Amenities (68)
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shahkris
11 May 2018|
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Response from Mark H |
Yes to 80 degrees. Also there is a hot tub.
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shahkris
8 May 2018|
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Response from John O | Reviewed this property |
Wind could be an issue depending on how the wind blows, the pool is on the 4th floor. However, it is protected on at least one side if not two. I'd risk it.
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Lisa W
27 March 2018|
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Response from Liz C | Reviewed this property |
They had air conditioners when I was there so it wasn’t a problem
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Room Tips
"The rooms are all suites, with beautiful kitchens, you can’t go wrong."
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"Reserve an ocean facing room."
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"Get oceanfront - they will take your breath away"
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"Rooms near the pool on the first floor make it easy to get to the pool"
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