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Pismo Beach

Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa

The Dolphin Bay in Pismo Beach, California.

Photo: Courtesy of The Dolphin Bay

2727 Shell Beach Rd.
Shell Beach, CA, 93449, United States
TEL: (805) 773-4300
TEL: (800) 516-0112

Many private homes don't have the wiggle room provided by the villas at this contemporary-Mediterranean resort on a bluff above a beautiful central California coast beach, just off Highway 1. The 61 one- and two-bedroom accommodations have private entrances and terraces and measure 935 to 2,100 square feet. Neat and tidy beige-on-cream living quarters have private laundry, surround sound, walk-in closets, and full granite-and-stainless-steel kitchens with dishwashers. San Luis Obispo, Pismo Beach, Hearst Castle, and the Paso Robles wine country are all nearby, though it's hard to motivate beyond the on-site restaurants, spa, and nightly entertainment.

Room to Book:

Penthouse suite in south building--2200 square feet, quiet, spectacular ocean view.

Insider Tip:

Request an ocean-view villa to avoid parking-lot panoramas, especially during the November-May whale-viewing season.


Open / Closes
  • Concierge
  • Gym/Fitness Center
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Kids' Programs
  • Laundry Service
  • Manor/Estate/Villa
  • Maid Service
  • Meeting Room
  • Parking Available
  • Pet Friendly
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Turndown
  • Valet Parking
  • WiFi

Number of Restaurants: 3

Number of Pools: 2

Number of Rooms: 58

Number of Suites: 3

Year Opened: 2006



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