"Fantastic Place!"

San Luis Obispo, CA

My parents came to visit and stayed here...it was fantastic! The staff is extremely friendly, they clean the rooms to perfection everyday, and they have a nice continental breakfast each morning. My parents stayed in the room with a deck and a fireplace, which was wonderful. I cannot recommend this hotel enough. If you are looking for a classic beach hotel with great customer service, this is the place!

"Far more than I expected!"

Carlsbad, CA

Very clean and quaint room with great amenities. Far more than I expected! I've stayed in many hotels, and this one is definitely one of the best. Great breakfast, and fresh flowers in our room. Great staff, too! I would LOVE to stay here again!

"Great family-run Inn"

Carlsbad, California
I like family-run places because, unlike chains, they care. After all, there's nobody in "corporate" who decides what's best for guest (me!) and instead you get people who truly care. The staff at the Bay Shores Peninsula Hotel care, and it shows.
The rooms are clean and comfortable.


My experience with this hotel was just so great. We felt very welcome and at home. The staff was so friendly and willing to help.
The view from the sun deck was just amazing. We stayed in a suite and it was just perfect. The cookies in the afternoon were the best and one of my favorite amenities. The atmosphere was very relaxing and I recommend this hotel as a beach getaway. Thanks for a great weekend!!!

"Bay Shores is up to the same old stuff..."

Lincoln, Nebraska
And that's nothing but good! We've stayed there several times now, mixing business and leisure, and always look forward to going back to this well-kept, old-school fifties beach motel. These folks are in the hospitality business, not just renting rooms. The warm cookies, the video and book libraries, the rooftop deck, the gracious and accommodating staff... like a well run B&B in a motel setting.


Sheffield, UK

Me n the wife stayed here for 2 nights at the back end of our 3 week USA bonanza. We arrived from LA with the proviso of bein able to see the beach if not directly on it, we weren't dissappointed. The 'Bay Shores' is literally 50 metres from the beach and you can even see it from some rooms (for an extra price). We plumped for a room on the first floor declining the 'sea view', due to the excellent roof terrace where you can sit n enjoy a beer whilst lookin at the Pacific Ocean and the sunset in one direction or the Marina in the other.

"Great Experience"

Las Vegas, Nevada

“Great hotel for the price”

Kingsport, TN


I took three buddies here on a sportfishing trip in May that left from Newport Beach. It was great! We caught our weight in fish and had an excellent time. The hotel was clean and comfortable, plenty of nightlife in the local area and the bay and the beach were just steps from the front door. Mike, John, and myself appreciated the staff's attention to detail and they gave some great tips on food! We're planning on coming back next year for some more good times.


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