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Shell Beach California Hotels & Motels

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The Shell Beach center is about the area of The Park at Dinosaur Caves and 1 mile southeast of Landon Galleries.

Shell Beach Hotels & Accommodations

Inn at the Cove - Pismo Beach
+1-888-389-4121
2651 Price St., Pismo Beach, CA 93449 ~0.67 miles east of Shell Beach
  • Affordable Oceanfront hotel
  • Hotel has 52 rooms
  • Most guests found the grounds to be nice
  • Kitchenette is acceptable
From$129
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Pismo Shore Cliff - Pismo Beach
+1-888-675-2083
2555 Price St., Pismo Beach, CA 93449 ~0.81 miles east of Shell Beach
  • Three Star Oceanfront property
  • Comp. Breakfast
  • Great view
  • Easily accessible by car, said 71%
From$149
Very Good 4.5 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Spyglass Inn
+1-800-716-8490
2705 Spyglass Dr., Pismo Beach, CA 93449 ~1.09 miles west of Shell Beach
  • Midscale Oceanfront hotel
  • Check-in time: 4:00 PM
  • Location is quiet
  • Comfortable beds
From$107
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Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa
+1-800-805-5223
2727 Shell Beach Rd., Pismo Beach, CA 93449 ~1.20 miles northwest of Shell Beach
  • Four star Resort property
  • 60 rooms in hotel
From$259
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Pismo Lighthouse Suites
+1-888-965-1860
2411 Price St., Pismo Beach, CA 93449 ~1.22 miles east of Shell Beach
  • Affordable Beach property
  • 3 floors in hotel
From$109
Very Good 4.0 /5 Review Score Call BookMore Details
Cottage Inn by The Sea
+1-888-788-5576
2351 Price St., Pismo Beach, CA 93449 ~1.27 miles east of Shell Beach
  • Affordable Beach hotel
  • Gym is available on property
From$98
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The Cliffs - Shell Beach
+1-888-897-9207
2757 Shell Beach Rd., Shell Beach, CA 93449
  • Midscale Beach hotel
  • 162 rooms in hotel
From$80
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Seacrest Oceanfront Hotel : 2241 Price St.
+1-888-311-4278
2241 Price St., Pismo Beach, CA 93449 ~1.34 miles east of Shell Beach
  • Affordable Oceanfront property
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Beautiful beach
  • No signal
From$118
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
The Tides Oceanview Inn and Cottages - Pismo Beach
+1-888-469-4795
2121 Price St., Pismo Beach, CA 93449 ~1.38 miles east of Shell Beach
  • Cheap Oceanfront property
  • 2 floors in hotel
From$129
Average 3.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
Dolphin Cove Motel in Pismo Beach
+1-888-734-9421
170 Main St., Pismo Beach, CA 93449 ~1.91 miles southeast of Shell Beach
  • Economical Beach hotel
  • 21 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$77
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Motel 6 Pismo Beach Ca
+1-888-841-5292
250 Main St., Pismo Beach, CALIFORNIA 93449 ~1.93 miles southeast of Shell Beach
  • Economical Beach hotel
  • Check in: 3:00 p.m.
From$60
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Inn at the Pier
+1-888-455-5160
601 Cypress St., Pismo Beach, CA 93449 ~1.99 miles southeast of Shell Beach
  • Four star Beach property
  • 4 suites in property
From$150
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Vespera Resort on Pismo Beach in Pismo Beach
+1-888-965-8297
147 Stimson Ave., Pismo Beach, CA 93449 ~2.05 miles southeast of Shell Beach
  • 4 star Beach property
  • Hotel has 3 floors
From$175
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Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach : 100 Stimson Ave.
+1-888-906-6358
100 Stimson Ave., Pismo Beach, CA 93449 ~2.08 miles southeast of Shell Beach
  • Affordable Beach hotel
  • 3 floors in property
From$80
Very Good 4.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Seaventure Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
+1-888-749-6785
100 Ocean View Ave., Pismo Beach, CA 93449 ~2.14 miles southeast of Shell Beach
  • Affordable hotel
  • 3 conference rooms in property
From$80
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Quality Inn Pismo Beach in Pismo Beach
+1-888-878-9982
230 Five Cities Dr., Pismo Beach, CA 93449 ~2.61 miles east of Shell Beach
  • Inexpensive Highway hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00 PM
  • Could be quieter
  • Good accessibility by car
From$69
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Hilton Garden Inn San Luis Obispo/Pismo Beach : 601 James Way
+1-888-389-4485
601 James Way, Pismo Beach, CA 93449 ~3.14 miles east of Shell Beach
  • 3-star Resort property
  • Check in time: 3 PM
From$117
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Motel 6 Pismo Beach Ca : 860 4th St.
+1-888-389-4121
860 4th St., PISMO BEACH, CALIFORNIA 93449 ~3.16 miles east of Shell Beach
  • Inexpensive hotel
  • 2 floors in hotel
From$60
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Oxford Suites Pismo Beach
+1-888-675-2083
651 Five Cities Dr., Pismo Beach, CA 93449 ~3.22 miles east of Shell Beach
  • Affordable Resort hotel
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Great service
  • Pool is good
From$79
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Avila Village Inn in Avila Beach
+1-800-716-8490
6655 Bay Laurel Place, Avila Beach, CA 93424 ~3.59 miles northwest of Shell Beach
  • Midscale Beach property
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
From$179
Very Good 4.5 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Avila La Fonda Hotel : 101 San Miguel St.
+1-800-805-5223
101 San Miguel St., Avila Beach, CA 93424 ~3.88 miles west of Shell Beach
  • High-end property
  • 12 suites in hotel
From$150
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Avila Lighthouse Suites in Avila Beach
+1-888-965-1860
550 Front St., Avila Beach, CA 93424 ~3.99 miles west of Shell Beach
  • Mid-scale Beach property
  • 54 suites in property
  • Most guests thought rooms were spacious
  • Awesome pool
From$169
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Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort - San Luis Obispo
+1-888-788-5576
1215 Avila Beach Dr., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 ~4.01 miles west of Shell Beach
  • Mid-scale Resort hotel
  • 72 rooms in hotel
  • Air conditioning was criticized by 100%
  • 1 out of 2 guests said rooms were clean enough
From$169
Very Good 4.0 /5 Review Score Call BookMore Details
Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach, an IHG Hotel in Grover Beach
+1-888-897-9207
775 North Oak Park Blvd., Grover Beach, CA 93433 ~4.02 miles east of Shell Beach
  • Three Star Beach hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00 PM
  • Most guests thought the building wasn't nice
  • Clean bathroom
From$161
Very Good 4.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Best Western Casa Grande Inn - Arroyo Grande
+1-888-311-4278
850 Oak Park Blvd., Arroyo Grande, CA 93420 ~4.05 miles east of Shell Beach
  • Low priced Beach property
  • Check in: 04:00
From$51
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Pacific Plaza Resort : 444 Pier Ave.
+1-888-469-4795
444 Pier Ave., Oceano, CA 93445 ~4.20 miles southeast of Shell Beach
  • High end Beach hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00
  • Food is average
  • Clean hotel facilities
From$99
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San Luis Bay Inn by Diamond Resorts
+1-888-734-9421
3254 Avila Beach Dr., Avila Beach, CA 93424 ~4.22 miles west of Shell Beach
  • 3 star Beach property
  • Hotel has 144 rooms
From$29
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Hampton Inn & Suites Arroyo Grande/Pismo Beach Area, CA : 1400 West Branch St.
+1-888-841-5292
1400 West Branch St., Arroyo Grande, CA 93420 ~4.32 miles east of Shell Beach
  • Mid-scale hotel
  • Hotel has 25 suites
  • Fantastic service
  • Nicely decorated
From$89
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Aloha Inn
+1-888-455-5160
611 El Camino Real, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420 ~5.19 miles east of Shell Beach
  • Two star Suburban property
  • Free breakfast available
  • No tables at breakfast
  • Most guests thought they were poorly maintained
From$50
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The Agrarian Hotel Best Western Signature Collection : 325 East Branch St.
+1-888-965-8297
325 East Branch St., Arroyo Grande, CA 93420 ~5.77 miles east of Shell Beach
  • Mid-scale Downtown property
  • Free breakfast available
From$90
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Motel 6 San Luis Obispo S Ca
+1-888-906-6358
1625 Calle Joaquin, SAN LUIS OBISPO, CALIFORNIA 93401 ~6.12 miles north of Shell Beach
  • Two-star property
  • 118 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$60
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Rose Garden Inn San Luis Obispo : 1585 Calle Joaquin
+1-888-749-6785
1585 Calle Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 ~6.14 miles north of Shell Beach
  • Three Star property
  • 66 rooms in property
From$90
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Hampton Inn & Suites San Luis Obispo in San Luis Obispo
+1-888-878-9982
1530 Calle Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 ~6.24 miles north of Shell Beach
  • 3 star hotel
  • 3 conference rooms in property
  • Most guests found the staff to be very friendly
  • Average proximity to the city centre, said 50%
From$124
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Motel 6 #138 : 1433 Calle Joaquin
+1-888-389-4485
1433 Calle Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 ~6.44 miles north of Shell Beach
  • Cheap hotel
  • 86 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$60
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Motel 6 San Luis Obispo N Ca in SAN LUIS OBISPO
+1-888-389-4121
1433 Calle Joaquin, SAN LUIS OBISPO, CALIFORNIA 93401 ~6.45 miles north of Shell Beach
  • Inexpensive property
  • Hotel has 2 floors
From$60
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Towneplace Stes Luis Marriott
+1-888-675-2083
1301 Calle Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 ~6.59 miles north of Shell Beach
  • 3 star property
  • Fitness + Health Center
From$90
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Yotelpad Park City in Park City
+1-800-716-8490
2670 West Canyons Resort Dr., Park City, UT 84098 ~6.61 miles north of Shell Beach
  • 3 star property
  • 144 rooms in property
From$90
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Embassy Suites by Hilton San Luis Obispo
+1-800-805-5223
333 Madonna Rd., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 ~7.18 miles north of Shell Beach
  • 3-star Downtown property
  • Hotel has 195 rooms
  • Almost all guests complained about the bathroom
  • About half of guests thought the snacks were adequate
From$90
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Best Western Plus Royal Oak Hotel : 214 Madonna Rd.
+1-888-965-1860
214 Madonna Rd., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 ~7.48 miles north of Shell Beach
  • Low-priced Highway property
  • 99 rooms in hotel
  • Approx. half of guests found problems with the furniture
  • The majority of guests said the reception staff was great
From$51
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Vagabond Inn San Luis Obispo
+1-888-788-5576
210 Madonna Rd., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 ~7.53 miles north of Shell Beach
  • Low priced hotel
From$60
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Madonna Inn : 100 Madonna Rd.
+1-888-897-9207
100 Madonna Rd., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 ~7.56 miles north of Shell Beach
  • Three Star Highway hotel
  • 7 conference rooms in property
  • Wifi quality could be improved
  • Most guests found the grounds to be nice
From$109
Very Good 4.0 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo
+1-888-311-4278
345 Marsh St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 ~8.27 miles north of Shell Beach
  • Affordable Downtown hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
From$80
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Hotel Cerro in San Luis Obispo
+1-888-469-4795
1125 Garden St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 ~8.56 miles north of Shell Beach
  • Mid-scale hotel
  • Hotel has 53 rooms
From$90
Very Good 4.0 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Granada Hotel & Bistro - San Luis Obispo
+1-888-734-9421
1126 Morro St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 ~8.65 miles north of Shell Beach
  • Four star hotel
  • 4 suites in hotel
From$160
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Hotel San Luis Obispo
+1-888-841-5292
877 Palm St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 ~8.73 miles north of Shell Beach
  • Affordable property
From$90
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Downtown SLO Inn - San Luis Obispo
+1-888-455-5160
950 Olive St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 ~9.07 miles north of Shell Beach
  • Low priced hotel
  • 32 rooms in property
From$60
Poor 2.0 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Budget Inn : 1001 Olive St.
+1-888-965-8297
1001 Olive St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 ~9.08 miles north of Shell Beach
  • Economy property
  • Check in: 11.00
Olive Tree Inn & Suites - San Luis Obispo
+1-888-906-6358
1000 Olive St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 ~9.13 miles north of Shell Beach
  • 2-star Downtown property
  • Check-in: 3:00PM
From$60
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San Luis Inn And Suites : 404 Santa Rosa St.
+1-888-749-6785
404 Santa Rosa St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 ~9.16 miles north of Shell Beach
  • Low-priced Downtown property
  • 2 floors in hotel
From$99
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Quality Suites Downtown San Luis Obispo
+1-888-878-9982
1631 Monterey St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 ~9.18 miles north of Shell Beach
  • Mid-scale Downtown property
  • Hotel has 3 floors
From$122
Very Good 4.0 /5 Read Reviews Call BookMore Details

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FAQs about hotels in Shell Beach

What are the best rated hotels in Shell Beach?

Inn at the Pier, Pismo Shore Cliff and Avila Village Inn are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most high-end hotels in Shell Beach?

Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, Inn at the Pier and Vespera Resort on Pismo Beach are the top 3 luxury hotels near Shell Beach city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Shell Beach?

Inn at the Cove, Pismo Shore Cliff, and Spyglass Inn are the properties closest to Shell Beach city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Shell Beach cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Shell Beach can be as cheap as $167.75 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Shell Beach cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Shell Beach has been $147.54 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 4-5 star hotel in Shell Beach cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Shell Beach has been $165.00 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the best independent hotels in Shell Beach?

Inn at the Pier, Pismo Shore Cliff and Avila Village Inn are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Shell Beach?

Quality Suites Downtown San Luis Obispo and Quality Inn Pismo Beach are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the most popular Best Western hotels in Shell Beach?

Best Western Casa Grande Inn, The Agrarian Hotel Best Western Signature Collection and Best Western Plus Royal Oak Hotel are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

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