We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
08/10/2017 09/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Cliff House Inn on the Ocean

    6602 Old Pacific Coast Hwy, Mussel Shoals, Ventura, CA 93001-9704
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    08/10/2017 09/10/2017
    Savings alert: 10% below average rate

    The price you found is 10% lower than this hotel's average rate of US$183/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    US$225
    US$165
    SAVE US$60
    US$225
    US$165
    SAVE US$60
    US$225
    US$165
    SAVE US$60
    Traveller (232)
    Room & Suite (55)
    Pool & Beach (34)
    Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
    2,119 reviews
    #6 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
     
    San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property
    457 reviews
    #7 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
     
    Hampton Inn & Suites Camarillo
    716 reviews
    #1 of 10 hotels in Camarillo
     
    Comfort Inn
    1,113 reviews
    #1 of 23 hotels in Ventura
     
    Overview
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good38%
    • Average15%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible13%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
    2,119 reviews
    #6 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
     
    San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property
    457 reviews
    #7 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
     
    Hampton Inn & Suites Camarillo
    716 reviews
    #1 of 10 hotels in Camarillo
     
    Comfort Inn
    1,113 reviews
    #1 of 23 hotels in Ventura
     
    Rooms
    8 Oct9 Oct
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$165.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Ventura hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "5e5c79b6edd74f809841799dd9a877df", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":119411,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[109217248],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":8,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":9,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":165,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"5e5c79b6edd74f809841799dd9a877df","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":225,"lowestMetaPrice":165,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":225,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":225,"lowestMetaPrice":165,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":225,"hotelName":"Cliff House Inn on the Ocean","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjVlNWM3OWI2ZWRkNzRmODA5ODQxNzk5ZGQ5YTg3N2RmIiwiQUlLIjoiODUxOWY4NWMzMTgxNDhlMTlhMTVjMDE2ODE3NmNiNTYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "08/10/2017", "checkOut": "09/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$165", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"53906487":"TravelocityEWS","109217248":"HotelsCom2IB","32625475":"Expedia","65693395":"Hotwire"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (268)
    There are newer reviews for Cliff House Inn on the Ocean
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    11 - 15 of 257 reviews

    Reviewed 6 July 2017

    The Ritz Carlton...this is not. But there’s an upside to this little spot. I say “little;” only 24 rooms. But just outside your door, the ocean looms! The rooms are not large, but they’re comfy and clean So travel light, but don’t forget the sunscreen...More

    Thank Paul M
    Reviewed 5 July 2017

    My husband and I stayed here one night after attending a concert in Santa Barbara. We hadn't stayed here before and literally drove past it, not realizing it's really before Ventura, and there seemed to be no markings for the freeway exit. Anyway, once we...More

    Thank Jeanette1
    Reviewed 7 June 2017

    I loved this place because of the view. The rooms are ok, nothing extra but also not very cheap.2nd floor is better. Breakfast is also just ok. The best to do is to focus on the view and you wont be disappointed.

    Thank VaniZsuzsi
    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    I happened upon this hotel by chance. It reminded me of the old shore motels. Everything you need, with none of the extra drama. The restaurant below was warm and romantic. The bed was delicious. The staff was very caring. They looked after us as...More

    1  Thank AlexisTai
    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    Okay. First off, the hotel is dated. In some ways it seems like it is running on a shoe string budget. There is a well stocked continental breakfast. The WiFi works well. You can hear the people above you, or if there is anyone outside...More

    1  Thank 1Groverbeach
    Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
    2,119 reviews
    #6 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
     
    San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property
    457 reviews
    #7 of 52 hotels in Santa Barbara
     
    Hampton Inn & Suites Camarillo
    716 reviews
    #1 of 10 hotels in Camarillo
     
    Comfort Inn
    1,113 reviews
    #1 of 23 hotels in Ventura
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$176 - US$278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity, TravelUp, Priceline, TripOnline SA, Cancelon, Hotwire, HotelQuickly and Cheap Tickets so you can book your Cliff House Inn on the Ocean reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Ventura
    • Also Known As
    • Cliff House Inn On The Ocean Hotel Ventura ,
    • Cliff House Ventura ,
    • Cliff House Bed Breakfast Shoals Restaurant Ventura ,
    • Cliff Shoals Restaurant House
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (232)
    Room & Suite (55)
    Pool & Beach (34)
    Dining (20)
    Hotel & Grounds (125)
    Bathroom (7)
    Nearby
    Comfort Inn
    1,113 reviews
    18.23 km away
     
    Hampton Inn & Suites Camarillo
    716 reviews
    37.13 km away
     
    San Ysidro Ranch, a Ty Warner Property
    457 reviews
    19.72 km away
     
    Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
    2,119 reviews
    19.79 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Shoals Restaurant at The Cliff House Inn
    126 reviews
    .00 km away
    All American Surf Dog
    10 reviews
    6.42 km away
    Starbucks
    7 reviews
    8.00 km away
    IHOP
    15 reviews
    8.03 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Carpinteria State Beach
    346 reviews
    8.84 km away
    Carpinteria Harbor Seal Preserve and Rookery
    82 reviews
    6.46 km away
    Island Brewing Company
    51 reviews
    8.66 km away
    Carpinteria Valley Museum of History
    23 reviews
    8.49 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    gladym2015
    15 July 2017|
    AnswerShow all 4 answers
    Response from Rateyjane | 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.
    0
    Votes
    gladym2015
    15 July 2017|
    Answer
    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!
    0
    Votes
    peppertruffle
    17 May 2017|
    Answer
    Response from 1Groverbeach | Reviewed this property |
    I'm not sure. I didn't ask but I don't remember seeing any there.
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "2nd floor is best"
    Read review
    "Go for the top floor middle rooms. They will have the best view and privacy."
    Read review
    "The end rooms have large plate glass windows, noted on the reservation forms."
    Read review
    "Top floor is best."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing