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Cliff House Inn on the Ocean

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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible14%
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“lounge chairs”(15 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The view was fantastic! Rooms were small and outdated so if you are high maintenance probably not for you. The people were great and the food was awesome (free breakfast) lunch and dinner selections were outstanding, then again the view! We will be going back...More

Thank JustMe724
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Knowing it is an older hotel puts your mind at ease when you arrive. It was clean and the staff very friendly. To get there is tricky as you you have to drive past, turn around and exit at their location. Hearing the waves at...More

Thank B7992PJterryb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location is perfect, view 10 meters from the pacific is fantastic. Very good food, good service. But, wifi is so bad. It's coming and going, mostly going. We needed to work and our home in Sweden is nine hours time difference and wifi was very...More

Thank dangolfpersson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After my son's wedding in Solvang CA (gorgeous!) we wanted to spend a night on the beach relaxing after the week of festivities. We selected this venue because of its beach venue and what appeared to be a lovely place to sit by the pool...More

1  Thank tagml
Reviewed 13 July 2018

The view from the hotel is stunning, get the larger rooms on the end with the floor length windows...it's worth it. The access to the beach and cliffside lounging is what you're there for. The rooms are genuinely not great. This is an old school...More

Thank Amy K
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$185 - US$362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$185 - US$362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (241)
Room & Suite (59)
Pool & Beach (31)
Dining (20)
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gladym2015
15 July 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
I expect that unless you have multiple cars for each room, there is adequate parking. The hotel only has around 25 rooms or so.
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gladym2015
15 July 2017|
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Response from BackRoadsUSA | Reviewed this property |
good question- there are a few spots down by the end where it is access to the beach- you might want to call and find out!
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peppertruffle
17 May 2017|
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Response from 1Groverbeach | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. I didn't ask but I don't remember seeing any there.
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"All rooms face the ocean."
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