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The Cliffs, Pismo Beach

3.5-star3.5 stars
2757 Shell Beach RoadPismo BeachCA93449United States of America

3.5-star resort in Pismo Beach with spa, outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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Fabulous8.8
Room
Great room
Food
Delicious food
Breakfast
Tasty breakfast
Value for money
Value for money could be better
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The Cliffs, Pismo Beach

from $159
  • Classic Room, 2 Queen Beds

What’s around The Cliffs, Pismo Beach

Landmarks

  • Avila Hot Springs - 28 min walk
  • Margo Dodd Park - 34 min walk
  • Pismo Beach Pier - 3.5 mi / 5.7 km
  • Avila Beach Community Center - 4 mi / 6.4 km
  • Central Coast Aquarium - 4.1 mi / 6.6 km
  • Pismo Beach Prime Outlets - 4.2 mi / 6.7 km
  • North Beach Campground - 4.2 mi / 6.7 km
  • Monarch Butterfly Grove - 4.3 mi / 7 km

Getting around

  • San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP-San Luis Obispo County Regional) - 14 min drive
  • Santa Maria, CA (SMX-Santa Maria Public) - 30 min drive
  • Grover Beach Station - 9 min drive
  • San Luis Obispo Station - 13 min drive
  • Guadalupe Station - 26 min drive
  • Free valet parking
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Free train station pick-up

About The Cliffs, Pismo Beach

Location.
This Pismo Beach hotel is on a cliff 150 feet above the Pacific Ocean.

Hotel Features.
The Cliffs has an outdoor pool, a spa tub, a 24 hours fitness facility and a sauna. This 3.5-star Pismo Beach property features therapeutic and relaxing massages, body treatments, and spa services. Business amenities include a business center and secretarial services. The Cliffs has a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Room service is available during limited hours. This is a smoke-free property (fines may apply for violations).

Guestrooms.
Guestrooms at The Cliffs feature balconies or patios that afford views of the ocean, pool, or cliffs and coastal mountains. Amenities featured in guestrooms include hair dryers, coffee/tea makers, and complimentary newspapers. 42-inches flat-panel televisions with premium TV channels and pay movies are available in guestrooms. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • 160 rooms
  • Arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Required at check in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • Up to 2 children (16 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Free airport shuttle (available on request)

  • Free train station pick-up

Parking

  • Free valet parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the resort

Food and drink
  • Breakfast (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Spa tub
  • Sauna
Working away
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) -
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Picnic area
  • Fireplace in lobby
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the apartment

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 42-inch flat-screen TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator (on request)
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Recreation

On Site

  • Sauna
  • Spa tub

Nearby

  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

The Cliffs, Pismo Beach’s small print

Also known as

  • The Cliffs Hotel Pismo Beach
  • Cliffs Hotel
  • Cliffs Hotel Pismo Beach
  • Cliffs Pismo Beach
  • Pismo Beach Cliff Resort
  • Cliffs Resort Pismo Beach

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 15.95 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.8 From 118 reviews

The Cliffs, Pismo Beach
Exceptional10.0
Anniversary Getaway
We loved the room, the service, the views the pool
kimberly a., us3 night trip
The Cliffs, Pismo Beach
Exceptional10.0
It was too shorr!! Fantastic!!!
Paul, us2 night trip
The Cliffs, Pismo Beach
Very Good8.0
Great and beautiful with a caveat
The hotel is beautiful, as are the surroundings. The rooms are so nice, the bed was super comfortable, and our deck facing the pool and ocean made our time very pleasant. The front desk staff were very welcoming and friendly. Our only problem was the restaurant, specifically the bar. We were celebrating our 27th wedding anniversary and decided to have a lighter dinner and glass of wine early Friday evening, October 12. We walked into the bar and took a table. We were virtually ignored for many minutes. Finally we were approached by a waiter who took our drink order. We asked about the menu and he told us that our only option at that point would be the happy hour menu. The menu was rather small but we ordered a bowl of clam chowder and a Caesar salad each. When the bill was brought to our table after our meal we were surprised to see that we have not been charged happy hour prices, but full prices. That more or less added insult to injury, as he had told us that the happy hour menu was our only option. My husband flaggef down the waiter and he corrected the bill. The only bright spot in our evening was the blonde haired waitress who took our picture at our table when we told her that it was our anniversary. She even took another picture of us outside with the ocean as a backdrop. I wish we had asked for her name as she made our evening!
Marilyn, us2 night trip
The Cliffs, Pismo Beach
Exceptional10.0
all great except very slow WiFi
jiri, us1 night trip
The Cliffs, Pismo Beach
Good6.0
Didn’t live up to expectations
We have stayed before in a better room in the same category and upon check in was told they only book “standard” rooms for third party websites. There was no welcome upon check in about gym location, amenities, restaurant etc they just handed us the keys. They stuck us in a room over looking the parking lot on ground level and the bed were super soft and caved in and lumpy. After complaining they switched us to another room that was slightly better and one of the beds was still lumpy and the AC made a terrible noise. The valets were nice and the wine and cheese in the late afternoon/evening was a nice touch. We go to the area often and won’t be staying at The Cliffs again.
A Traveler, us2 night trip

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The Cliffs, Pismo Beach

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