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Room type

Traditional Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Traditional 2 Queens

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)

Traditional Room, Multiple Beds

Max Occupancy: 5 guests (up to 4 children, 4 infants)

Oceanview 1 King

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 5 guests (up to 4 children, 4 infants)

Cozy, intimate seaside inn in Pismo Beach, California

Facing the Pacific

Set on a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, this English country-style inn is in the peaceful seaside community of Pismo Beach; an adjacent path leads to steps with beach access.

Complimentary breakfast

Cottage Inn By The Sea's complimentary breakfast buffet is served in a cozy room with a fireplace. Wireless Internet access is complimentary throughout, including by the oceanfront pool and spa tub.

Fireplaces, bathrobes

Spacious accommodations at Cottage Inn By The Sea include gas fireplaces, bathrobes, microwaves, and compact refrigerators. Clock radios come with MP3 docking stations.

At your hotel

At your hotel

Set on a bluff overlooking Pismo Beach and the Pacific Ocean, this English country-style inn is a mile (1.6 kilometers) from the renowned 1,100-foot-long (335-meter-long) Pismo Beach pier. A 101-step staircase adjacent to the inn provides direct access to a swimming beach with golden sand.

Guests gather in the breakfast room with fireplace for a daily buffet breakfast with make-your-own waffles, breakfast breads, fresh fruits, and hot coffee. The outdoor oceanview pool and spa tub are open year-round. Guests can receive a discount at a nearby fitness center.

Wireless Internet and business center access are complimentary.

This hotel is entirely smoke-free.

Guests enjoy complimentary parking (1 car per guestroom). RV or camper parking is not available.

  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Business center
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Free breakfast
  • Concierge services
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Total number of rooms - 80
  • Picnic area
  • Free self parking
  • Smoke-free property
  • Spa tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • Free Wi-Fi
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Park your car

Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

In your room

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Washer/dryer
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Bathrobes
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Desk
  • Fireplace
  • Free local calls
  • Hair dryer
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Pay movies
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Television
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Eat and drink

The hotel serves a daily complimentary buffet breakfast, including make-your-own waffles, hard-boiled eggs, fresh fruit, yogurt, cereal, breakfast breads, pastries, juice, coffee, and tea.

The hotel does not have its own restaurant, but there are several dining options within the surrounding area.

Nearby restaurants:

Marie Callender's

F. McLintock's

Steamers of Pismo

Pelican Point Restaurant

Rosa's Italian Restaurant

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Play

This bluff-top inn offers a year-round oceanview pool, spa tub, and sundeck. An adjacent staircase with 101 steps leads to the golden-sand beach, considered safe for swimming. Guests can also drive about a mile to access the beach.

Popular water sports include surfing, kayaking, scuba diving, and snorkeling. Fishing and seasonal whale-watching excursions can also be arranged. Pismo Beach State Golf Course, 2.5 miles from the hotel, is open to the public.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site at Cottage Inn By The Sea, or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
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The fine print for Cottage Inn By The Sea

When you arrive

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

When you leave

Check-out time is 11 AM

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Your pets

Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No elevators

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Fees

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We should mention

This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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