The Shores Inn & Beach Houses

1059 South Seaward AvenueVentura93001USA
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About The Shores Inn & Beach Houses

The Shores Inn & Beach Houses is a two-storied; two-star hotel located a block away from the beach in Ventura, USA. The hotel is around a mile from Ventura Pier.

The rooms and suites are equipped with satellite TVs, desks, refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms provide free toiletries and hair dryers are supplied on request. Suites also have separate sitting areas and kitchenettes.

The hotel has front desk staff present during limited hours. Designated smoking areas are present. Concierge services are available. Pets are allowed for a charge. Self parking on site and Wi-Fi access throughout the hotel is complimentary.

The Shores Inn & Beach Houses offers a free breakfast every day to guests. There are many bars and restaurants close by.

The hotel is within three miles from Mission San Buenaventura, and Ventura Harbor and Ventura County Fairgrounds. The entrance to Los Padres National Forest is 25 minutes from the hotel. Oxnard is seven miles from the property.


1059 South Seaward Avenue, Ventura, CA, 93001, USA
Telephone: +1(805)6439600 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Bungalows
  • Computer with internet
  • Concierge
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Cable TV
  • Desk
  • Hairdryer
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Telephone
  • Television


  • Accessible parking

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Awesome beach location

Many guests say that the location of The Shores Inn & Beach Houses in Ventura, USA, is awesome as it is close to the beach. The hotel has tons of restaurants and bars within walking distances. They say for the price and location, they will definitely stay at the hotel and revisit.

Helpful staff and good facilities

Most guests say that the staff at the hotel is awesome. The members are accommodating and helpful. They liked that waffle and coffee is served in the mornings in the small and cool lobby of the hotel. They also enjoyed sitting outdoors on the bench provided.

Spacious rooms; strong Wi-Fi

Rooms are quite spacious and guests say that they had plenty of room. They appreciated the presence of amenities like fridge and microwave in the rooms. They also delighted in the fact that the Wi-Fi at the hotel is good and strong.

Negative Reviews

Old hotel; staff only for limited hours

Some guests say that the hotel is old and looked it. The carpets and mattresses are worn out. The front desk staff is available only during limited hours. They close early and open late. Guests who are Checking-out early find this a problem and say that they ended up leaving the rooms unlocked.

Filthy rooms, in need of repairs

Many guests say that the rooms are filthy and there is much to be taken care of. The door frames are broken, bathroom doors have to be kicked open, the bed skirts are torn and there are no blankets. Some guests say that there was dirty mop water in front of the doors when they arrived.

No air conditioning

Most guests say that the rooms are hot as there is no air conditioning. The fans are small and the oscillating blades are worn out and hardly provide any air.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 533 reviews across the web
6.2 /10
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    7.1 /10
6.2 out of 10 based on 533 reviews