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Hotels in or near Shell Beach, California

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Shell Beach is on California's central coast. It is about 15 minutes south of San Luis Obispo, just northwest of Pismo Beach.

Shell Beach's coves are popular spots for kayaking and fishing.

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  • Spyglass Inn
    2705 Spyglass Drive, Shell Beach, CA 93449

    From $180
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    Spyglass Inn Shell Beach

    Check In15 00
    Check Out11 00

    Rated Average
    Upscale, smoke-free, full-service, oceanfront hotel Walkway to beach
    4 buildings - 2 and 3 floors, 82 rooms and suites
    No elevator - AAA 3 Diamonds
    Heated outdoor swimming pool
    Restaurant - lounge - room service
    Free Internet in room
    Free parking
    Not pet-friendly - no pets allowed. - May 2016

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "Amazing location. Good hotel, but a little pricey for what I got. The room suited our purposes, but didn't wow us. The restaurant was quaint.2015-04-20"
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    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  4.0 of 5 stars
    Based on 855 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • Cliffs Resort
    2757 Shell Beach Road, Shell Beach, CA 93449

    From $209
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    Cliffs Resort Shell Beach

    Check In16 00
    Check Out12 00

    Rated Average
    Upper-midscale, smoke-free, full-service, oceanfront resort 5 floors, 166 rooms and suites
    Heated outdoor swimming pool open all year
    Exercise room
    Restaurant - lounge - room service
    Full-service spa
    Not pet-friendly - no pets allowed. - May 2017
    Note: This hotel charges a resort fee of $28 per night - includes parking and Internet access.

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "Nice atmosphere - room was clean - employees were friendly - good food.2008-05-01"


    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  4.0 of 5 stars
    Based on 1014 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • Dolphin Bay Hotel & Residences
    2727 Shell Beach Road, Shell Beach, CA 93449

    From $251
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    Dolphin Bay Hotel & Residences Shell Beach

    Check In15 00
    Check Out12 00

    Rated Very High
    Upscale, smoke-free, all-suite, full-service resort On oceanfront
    4 floors, 62 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom suites
    Heated outdoor swimming pool - fitness center
    Restaurant - lounge - room service
    Full-service spa
    Kitchen in every suite
    Pet-friendly hotel - $65 per night pet fee. - Mar 2015
    Note: This hotel charges a resort fee of $20 per night - includes parking and Internet access.

    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  5.0 of 5 stars
    Based on 417 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 1.2 miles Inn at the Cove
    2651 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
    1.2 miles from Shell Beach
    From $189
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    Inn at the Cove Pismo Beach

    Check In16 00
    Check Out12 00

    Rated Very High
    Upscale, smoke-free oceanfront hotel 2 floors, 53 rooms - elevator
    Heated outdoor swimming pool
    Microwave and refrigerator in every room
    Free continental breakfast
    Free Internet in room
    Free parking
    Pet-friendly hotel - allows dogs only - allows up to 2 dogs per room - $30 per night pet fee. - Dec 2014

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "Nice hotel with great views. The room was spacious, clean, and quiet. I liked being near the pool and whirlpool. I highly recommend staying here.2016-08-03"
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    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  4.5 of 5 stars
    Based on 1462 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 1.5 miles Shore Cliff Hotel
    2555 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
    1.5 miles from Shell Beach
    From $169
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    Shore Cliff Hotel Pismo Beach

    Check In16 00
    Check Out12 00

    Rated Very High
    Luxury, smoke-free, oceanfront hotel-motel Overlooks Pacific Ocean cliffs and beaches
    2 floors, 31 rooms and suites - elevator
    Heated outdoor swimming pool - exercise room
    Microwave and refrigerator in every room
    Free continental breakfast
    Free Internet in room
    Free parking
    Pet-friendly motel - allows dogs only, 2 dogs per room - dogs cannot be left alone in room - $50 per night pet fee - $100 maximum per stay pet fee. - Dec 2016

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "The hotel had a great view. The room was super clean and comfortable, but we could hear the noisy people upstairs. Ask for a room on the top floor.2017-03-26"
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    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  4.5 of 5 stars
    Based on 2090 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 1.7 miles Lighthouse Suites
    2411 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
    1.7 miles from Shell Beach
    From $356
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    Lighthouse Suites Pismo Beach

    Check In16 00
    Check Out12 00

    Rated Very High
    Midscale, smoke-free, oceanfront hotel 3 floors, 70 rooms and suites - elevator
    Heated outdoor swimming pool - exercise room
    Microwave and refrigerator in every room
    Free continental breakfast
    Free Internet in room
    Free parking
    Pet-friendly hotel - allows dogs only - $30 per night pet fee. - Mar 2016

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "Didn't have direct access to beach - room was clean, loved the nautical theme - enjoyed our stay.2007-06-01"


    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  4.5 of 5 stars
    Based on 1753 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 1.7 miles Cottage Inn by the Sea
    2351 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
    1.7 miles from Shell Beach
    From $144
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    Cottage Inn by the Sea Pismo Beach

    Check In16 00
    Check Out11 00

    Rated Very High
    Midscale, smoke-free hotel near Pismo Beach 2 floors, 80 rooms - no elevator
    Heated outdoor swimming pool
    Microwave and refrigerator in every room
    Free continental breakfast
    Free Internet in room
    Free parking
    Pet-friendly hotel - pets allowed in 2 pet rooms - $20 per night fee for each pet. - Apr 2016

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "Room was small but nice - had a fireplace - pretty views - had a fireplace - attractive lobby and dining area.2009-05-01"
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    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  4.5 of 5 stars
    Based on 1249 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 1.8 miles Seacrest Oceanfront Hotel
    2241 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
    1.8 miles from Shell Beach
    From $153
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    Seacrest Oceanfront Hotel Pismo Beach

    Check In16 00
    Check Out11 00

    Rated High
    Midscale, smoke-free, oceanfront motel 2 buildings - 2 and 4 floors, 158 rooms - elevator
    Heated outdoor swimming pool
    Microwave and refrigerator in every room
    Free continental breakfast
    Free Internet in room
    Free parking
    Pet-friendly motel - allows pets in 6 pet rooms - $25 per stay pet fee. - Jul 2015

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "No easy beach access. The motel room was clean, and the beds were comfortable. Nice grounds. Breakfast was OK.2016-04-18"
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    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  4.5 of 5 stars
    Based on 2029 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 1.9 miles Tides Oceanview Inn & Cottages
    2121 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
    1.9 miles from Shell Beach
    From $107
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    Tides Oceanview Inn & Cottages Pismo Beach

    Check In16 00
    Check Out11 00

    Rated Average
    Midscale, oceanfront motel near the beach 2 floors, 23 rooms - no elevator
    No swimming pool
    Free Internet in room
    Free parking
    Pet-friendly hotel - $40 per stay pet fee. - Jul 2015

    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  3.5 of 5 stars
    Based on 128 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 2.6 miles Sandcastle Inn
    100 Stimson Avenue, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
    2.6 miles from Shell Beach
    From $162
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    Sandcastle Inn Pismo Beach

    Check In16 00
    Check Out11 00

    Rated Very High
    Midscale, smoke-free, beachfront hotel 2 blocks from pier
    3 floors, 75 rooms and suites - elevator
    No swimming pool
    Microwave and refrigerator in every room
    Free continental breakfast
    Free Internet in room
    Free parking
    Not pet-friendly - no pets allowed. - May 2016

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "I loved this hotel; it was exactly what we were looking for - a hotel on the beach wtih great views of the ocean and easy access to the beach. Good continental breakfast. Book this hotel.2016-04-17"


    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  4.5 of 5 stars
    Based on 1181 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 2.6 miles Beachwalker Inn & Suites
    490 Dolliver Street, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
    2.6 miles from Shell Beach
    From $65
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    Beachwalker Inn & Suites Pismo Beach

    Check In15 00
    Check Out11 00

    Rated Average
    Midscale, smoke-free, downtown motel Near beach and boardwalk
    2 floors, 19 rooms and suites - no elevator
    Outdoor swimming pool
    Microwave and refrigerator in every room
    Free continental breakfast
    Free Internet in room
    Free parking
    Not pet-friendly - no pets allowed. - Aug 2017

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "Old motel - needed better soundproofing - no AC; room just had a fan - staff did what they could.2009-12-01"
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    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  3.5 of 5 stars
    Based on 157 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 2.6 miles Sea Venture Resort
    100 Ocean View Avenue, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
    2.6 miles from Shell Beach
    From $245
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    Sea Venture Resort Pismo Beach

    Check In1600
    Check Out1200

    Rated Very High
    Upscale, smoke-free, beachfront hotel 3 floors, 50 rooms - elevator
    No swimming pool
    Restaurant - lounge
    Restaurant open for dinner only
    Not pet-friendly - no pets allowed. - Mar 2016
    Note: This hotel charges a facility fee of $10 per night - includes parking, Internet access, and beach amenities.

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "Right on the beach, walk to the pier and shops - room was small, and we couldn't sleep past 7 AM because of the light coming from the skylight - staff didn't make guest satisfaction a priority.2008-08-01"
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    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  4.5 of 5 stars
    Based on 1276 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 2.9 miles Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort
    1215 Avila Beach Drive, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
    2.9 miles from Shell Beach
    From $229
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    Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort San Luis Obispo

    Check In1600
    Check Out1100

    Rated High
    Upscale, smoke-free, full-service resort Near mineral springs
    2 floors, 72 rooms and suites - no elevator
    Heated outdoor swimming pool
    Restaurant - lounge - room service
    Full-service spa
    Not pet-friendly - no pets allowed. - Mar 2016
    Note: This hotel charges a resort fee of $23 per night - includes parking and Internet access.

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "Staff was friendly and relaxed - great getaway.2009-09-01"
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    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  4.0 of 5 stars
    Based on 2537 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 3.1 miles Avila Village Inn
    6655 Laurel Bay Drive, Avila Beach, CA 93424
    3.1 miles from Shell Beach
    From $359
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    Avila Village Inn Avila Beach

    Check In16 00
    Check Out12 00

    Rated Very High
    Midscale, smoke-free, all-suite hotel 2 miles northwest of downtown Avila Beach
    4 floors, 48 suites
    No swimming pool
    Free continental breakfast
    Free Internet in room
    Free parking
    Pet-friendly hotel - allows up to 2 pets in 2 pet rooms - $25 per night fee for each pet. - May 2015

    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  4.5 of 5 stars
    Based on 686 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 3.1 miles Quality Inn
    230 Five Cities Drive, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
    3.1 miles from Shell Beach
    From $85
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    Quality Inn Pismo Beach

    Check In15 00
    Check Out11 00

    Rated Average
    Midscale, smoke-free motel near Outlets Mall 2 floors, 100 rooms - no elevator
    Heated outdoor swimming pool
    Microwave and refrigerator in every room
    Free hot breakfast buffet
    Free Internet in room
    Free parking - truck parking
    Not pet-friendly - no pets allowed. - May 2016

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "Easy access to the freeway - completely smoke-free hotel - front desk clerks were friendly, helpful, and polite - good breakfast.2011-06-01"
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    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  3.5 of 5 stars
    Based on 469 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 3.4 miles Avila La Fonda Hotel
    101 San Miguel Street, Avila Beach, CA 93424
    3.4 miles from Shell Beach
    From $269
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    Avila La Fonda Hotel Avila Beach

    Check In15 00
    Check Out12 00

    Rated Very High
    Luxury, smoke-free, downtown resort 1 block from beach 2 floors, 28 rooms - no elevator
    No swimming pool
    Free Internet in room
    Free parking
    Pet-friendly motel - allows pets up to 50 pounds - $50 per stay pet fee. - Feb 2016

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "Room was too warm - staff went out of their way to contact me about item I left behind - a wonderful retreat for couples.2011-04-01"


    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  4.5 of 5 stars
    Based on 879 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 3.5 miles Avila Lighthouse Suites
    550 Front Street, Avila Beach, CA 93424
    3.5 miles from Shell Beach
    From $213
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    Avila Lighthouse Suites Avila Beach

    Check In16 00
    Check Out12 00

    Rated Very High
    Upper-midscale, smoke-free, all-suite hotel Located in downtown Avila Beach
    2 floors, 28 suites - elevator
    Heated outdoor swimming pool - 24-hour fitness center
    Full-service spa
    Microwave and refrigerator in every suite
    Free continental breakfast
    Free Internet in room
    Free parking
    Not pet-friendly - no pets allowed. - May 2015

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "Close to the water - room was clean - I'll return.2009-01-01"
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    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  4.5 of 5 stars
    Based on 752 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 3.6 miles Hilton Garden Inn
    601 James Way, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
    3.6 miles from Shell Beach
    From $148
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    Hilton Garden Inn Pismo Beach

    Check In15 00
    Check Out11 00

    Rated High
    Midscale, smoke-free motel Near Pismo Beach Prime Outlets Mall
    4 floors, 120 rooms
    Heated outdoor swimming pool - 24-hour exercise room
    Restaurant - lounge - room service
    Restaurant open for breakfast and dinner only
    Microwave and refrigerator in every room
    Free Internet in room
    Free parking
    Not pet-friendly - no pets allowed. - Oct 2015

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "Easy to access - hotel was clean - employees were friendly - no continental breakfast provided - I was satisfied.2011-05-01"
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    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  4.0 of 5 stars
    Based on 892 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 3.7 miles Oxford Suites Resort
    651 Five Cities Drive, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
    3.7 miles from Shell Beach
    From $98
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    Oxford Suites Resort Pismo Beach

    Check In16 00
    Check Out11 00

    Rated High
    Midscale, smoke-free, all-suite motel Near Pismo Beach Prime Outlets Mall
    2 floors, 132 suites - no elevator - AAA 3 Diamonds
    Outdoor swimming pool - exercise room
    Lounge
    Microwave and refrigerator in every suite
    Free hot breakfast buffet
    Free Internet in room
    Free parking
    Pet-friendly motel - pets allowed in 20 pet rooms - $25 per stay pet fee. - Nov 2014

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "Good room and service - I like this hotel.2011-09-01"
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    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  4.0 of 5 stars
    Based on 1427 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

  • 3.8 miles San Luis Bay Inn
    3254 Avila Beach Drive, Avila Beach, CA 93424
    3.8 miles from Shell Beach
    From $144
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    San Luis Bay Inn Avila Beach

    Check In16 30
    Check Out11 00

    Rated High
    Midscale, smoke-free, all-suite, oceanview timeshare resort 12.5 miles southwest of San Luis Obispo Airport
    4 floors, 48 studio suites
    No shuttle to San Luis Obispo Airport
    Outdoor swimming pool open in summer
    Kitchen in every suite
    Free Internet in room
    Free parking
    Park and fly not allowed
    Not pet-friendly - no pets allowed. - May 2015

    Most Recent HotelGuides Review
    "We loved our view, but the ocean view room we requested wasn't available because the previous guests hadn't vacated in time. Our studio was well-appointed, comfortable, and clean. The happy hour snacks could've been more upscale. 2015-10-29"
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    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:  4.0 of 5 stars
    Based on 216 reviews  Read Recent Reviews

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