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The Madonna Inn in San Luis Obispo is unique in that it is whatever you wish it to be. It's a kitschy hideaway if that's what you're looking for, but the service and attention to detail are first-rate should you expect the amenities of a...More

Thank Paul_Har
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have never written a review in my life, but I had to in this case. On my way down the coast, my girlfriend wanted to stay at the Madonna Inn at San Luis Obispo. We checked in, dropped off our luggage and went to...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Quick and easy check in. Very friendly front desk. We stayed in the Old World room. Watch your step. The walking area to the 3 cave rooms is very uneven and slippery when it rained. We loved the room! Looked exactly like the online pictures!...More

Thank sandi8697
Reviewed 1 week ago

Positives: When you're not paying the weekend/event premium, this place is a gem. Beautiful setting, awesome hiking, fun/very clean rooms, NICEST staff, wonderful (free) airport transport. The food in the restaurants was actually pretty good too (although very pricey). The pool is heated and the...More

Thank Erinn12S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to have a last minute staycation and it was wonderful! We were given the Irish hills room and it was huge. The bathroom was very fun and all done in rock. The bed was very comfortable and clean. The Inn is older but kept...More

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Amenities
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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US$129 - US$373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Romantic Hotel in San Luis Obispo
#6 Family Hotel in San Luis Obispo
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$129 - US$373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Romantic Hotel in San Luis Obispo
#6 Family Hotel in San Luis Obispo
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Becky A
25 March 2018|
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Response from goriajk | Reviewed this property |
Try in July 2018 to make reservation for August 2019. You might be making res too early
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tbrock77
4 February 2018|
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Response from goriajk | Reviewed this property |
Most definitely !!
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hannahd_3414
14 September 2017|
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Response from Construct37 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do have one though I did not use it.
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