Crestview Inn was the hotel owned by Gemma Fisher. After the death of Danny Solano, the hotel starts to receive booking cancellations and early departures as tourists are turned away from the town and the resulting murder mystery, which has also resulted in the closing of the beach. (Episode 1)

When Renee Clemons went to Gracepoint to follow the story of the murder investigation, Owen Burke suggests she stay at Crestview Inn, and that she would get a good price if she mentioned his name to Gemma upon booking. Emmett Carver also lodged in the Inn while working on the Solano murder case. (Episode 1)