Find answers to frequently asked questions about our Pismo Beach, CA hotel. Have another question? Contact us here!

What is your hotel's cancellation policy?

Enjoy peace of mind with flexible cancellations. We are offering waived cancellation fees up to 48 hours before your scheduled arrival date. Changing the date on any reservation may result in different pricing, but there is no fee for making changes. Reservations with pre-paid rates will be subject to the rate offer rules communicated at the time of reservation.

How do I get to The Tides Oceanview Inn and Cottages?

From the North:
From Highway 101, exit at Price Street
Turn LEFT and head SOUTH
The Tides Inn & Cottages is located on the right

From the South:
From Highway 101, exit at Shell Beach Road
Turn LEFT and continue under the freeway
Turn LEFT on Prince Street
The Tides Inn & Cottages is located on the right

When is check-in and when is check-out?

Check-in is at 4 PM. Check-out is at 11 AM.

Is the hotel pet-friendly?

Yes. Our Pismo Beach pet friendly hotel is happy to welcome your four-legged friends to select accommodations. Please call us at (805) 773-2493 to reserve a pet friendly room. Please read our complete pet policy here

For the comfort and safety of all guests, The Tides' pet policy includes:

  • There is a $50 non-refundable pet fee per stay. This fee will be charged to your account prior to check-out.
  • Your pet is also our guest. All pets at the hotel must be registered.
  • We allow a maximum of two well behaved dogs.
  • For local dog friendly attractions, please contact our front desk.
Do you offer Wi-Fi and how much is it?

Yes, we offer Wi-Fi. It is complimentary for all hotel guests!

How much is parking at The Tides?

Parking at our motel in Pismo Beach is complimentary for all guests.

Do you offer onsite dining at the hotel?

No, we do not offer a restaurant at The Tides, but we're located near many great Pismo Beach restaurants!