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Hotel Description

4-star beach resort near Avila Hot Springs

Oceanside stay

Within 2 miles (3 km) of this Pismo Beach resort, you'll find Avila Hot Springs and Margo Dodd Park. Pismo Beach Pier and Pismo Beach Prime Outlets are also within 6 miles (10 km).

Poolside dining

A full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant are all featured at this smoke-free resort. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the fitness center and perks like free valet parking.

Free Internet, fireplaces

The 60 individually decorated guestrooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, as well as comfy beds. Other amenities include kitchens, washers/dryers, and flat-screen TVs with cable channels.

Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non-Ocean View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
$369* Per night/room Nov 13 - Nov 14

Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Poolside (Ground Floor)

Bed Count 2 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Suite, 1 Bedroom, Pool View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite, 1 Bedroom, Pool View, Ground Floor

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite, 1 Bedroom, Ocean View, Ground Floor

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Ocean View (Ground Floor)

Bed Count 2 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

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97.0% of guests recommend out of 513 reviews

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About the Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa

Location 2727 Shell Beach Rd, Pismo Beach, CA 93449

Renovations + Closures

The property will be renovating from 18 November 2019 to 23 November 2019 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:

  • Swimming pool

Renovation work will only be conducted during business hours. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Property Features

Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa offers its guests a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. There's an onsite 24-hour business center. A fitness center, spa services, and a terrace are also featured at the business-friendly Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa. An area shuttle within 15 mi and an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) are available for a fee. Self parking and valet parking are free. This 4-star Pismo Beach resort is smoke free.

  • 60 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • Built in 2006
  • Dining venue
  • Bar by the pool
  • Bar or lounge
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Separate dining area
  • Sofa bed
  • Washer/dryer
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking , Free valet parking

Transport

  • Airport: San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP-San Luis Obispo County Regional) (15.1 km / 9.4 mi)
  • Train station: Grover Beach Station (7.9 km / 4.9 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and area shuttle within 15 mi available for a surcharge
  • Parking: Free valet parking and self parking

Room Amenities

Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa offers 60 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature fireplaces and iPod docking stations. Rooms open to balconies or patios. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations have separate sitting areas and include queen sofa beds. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. 36-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels and DVD players. Accommodations at this 4-star resort have kitchens with full-sized refrigerators/freezers, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include washers/dryers and safes. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • In-room kitchen
  • Fireplace
  • Washer and dryer
  • Private balcony or patio
  • Separate bedroom
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Pillowtop beds
  • Pull-out sofa bed
  • IPod dock
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator (full size)
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Down blanket
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Heating
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 8 AM to 11 AM.

Lido at Dolphin Bay - This poolside restaurant specializes in Californian cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site

Spa Services

The onsite spa has 4 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology.

  • Number of treatment rooms 4
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Reflexology
  • Detoxification wrap
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Braille or raised signage

Hotel Policies

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets: USD 65 per accommodation, per day
  • Weight limit: 4 lbs
  • Certain rooms only
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • 24-hour check-in

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 33.90 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Pool access
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Faxes
  • Concierge/valet service
  • Self parking
  • Valet parking
  • Housekeeping

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 15 and USD 50 for adults, USD 1 and USD 25 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD $5.00 per person (roundtrip)
  • Pet fee: USD 65 per accommodation, per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Bay Dolphin
  • Dolphin Bay
  • Dolphin Bay Pismo Beach
  • Dolphin Bay Resort
  • Dolphin Bay Resort Pismo Beach
  • Resort Dolphin Bay
  • Dolphin Bay Hotel Pismo Beach
  • Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa
  • Dolphin Bay Resort Spa
  • Dolphin Bay And Spa Pismo
  • Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa Resort
  • Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa Pismo Beach
  • Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa Resort Pismo Beach

You should know

  • Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 72 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Pets are welcome in specific rooms only, which can be requested by contacting the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.
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