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Inn at Avila Beach

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Fresno, California, United States
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

My husband and I stayed there for a mini honey moon. We were blown away by the amazing service and overall experience! We stayed in one of the spa rooms and it was lovely. There was a jet bath right by a window so you could hear the ocean as you relaxed. There is a beautiful sun deck (with plenty...

Thank Samantha S
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We're midway thru a week long vacation in CA and Mother Nature changed our plans by washing out the Pacific Coast Highway north of Big Sur. So we took Rte 101 south from Monterey thinking to stay in San Luis Obispo. Realized San Luis Obispo was inland so headed for the coast. Landed at Pismo Beach but it was a...

Thank Dan G
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Research carefully before deciding to stay here! The positives are well documented and very true. The roof top deck is wonderful with beautiful ocean views and comfortable seating, the staff is very nice, the endless freebies like morning breakfast, afternoon beer and flatbread, evening pie and ice cream are really nice touches. HOWEVER, realize that you are staying in a...

Thank Ramey
cahotelguy, Owner at Inn at Avila Beach, responded to this review

Thank You Ramey, We appreciate 4 stars out 5 .. Thank you for many nice comments about staff and many services that make the Inn unique ..With 44 reviews you must have visions of being a Travel Writer someday .. We spent forty years in travel business owning our own hotel company ,Everything Hiltons to Marriott and Motel 6 they...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We love Avila Beach and found the Inn at Avila Beach to be the best of the best, it truly has it all. We stayed in the Island Retreat Room for our May 2017 visit, and couldn't have had a better room. The rock wall multi jet shower, Jacuzzi tub, swinging king size bed and bar area with microwave and...

Thank Diana B
Pleasant Grove, Utah
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we were there for 3 nights and had a great time close to beach they have great food and its all free , ask for the updated rooms , they are remodeling and some are really cool. beach is right across street, everyone at the inn were so friendly

Thank maulja50
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Perfect family spot. You couldn't get any closer to Avila Beach. They have snacks and drinks available throughout the day. Fantastic customer service with the exception of one absentminded blonde breakfast waitress. Beach towels, good quality chairs, umbrellas, kids sand toys, new dvds and games, all available to borrow! Was a little pricier than I wanted, but was last Minute,...

Thank Travelingfool20
North Carolina
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The rooms that are in the front are the best. We stayed in 308 and it was wonderful, relaxing and well appointed. The Inn is close to restaurants and the beach. We will definitely try to come back here. The owners and employees were great as was the treats that were always available.

Thank chicorico
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed 2 nights on our way from Northern California to LAX. The room was sparse but decorated nicely. No AC, but cooled off enough in the evenings so it was comfortable. The complimentary smoothie / coffee and baked good "bar" in the mornings on the roof top deck was absolutely delightful, and I fell in love with the croissants...

Thank Jeaneen M
Southern Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

we were travelling from santa cruz on a road trip, we just happened to walk in to see if there were rooms available, Ed the manager greeted us, the price was what we were looking for, far better than surrounding hotels. So on a whim we decided to book 2 nights, so glad we did.. this hotel isn't for everyone,...

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County Durham UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this Inn last night on a recommendation and just wish we weren't committed to an onward journey because we would have loved to have stayed longer. Avila is a beautiful, cool seaside resort with a number of lovely restaurants and shops and bars. From the outside the Inn looks ordinary ... but this belies what its like...

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Alexandra J, Director of Communications at Inn at Avila Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We're sad that you couldn't stay for a bit longer, but that's what next time is for, isn't it? We will keep the pie and chocolate chip cookies warm for you. Off to the Beach, Alexandra Director of Communications

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your Ocean Front Avila Beach Hotel. Imagine Your Best Friend's Beach House. That's Us. Tucked away in the sleepy town of Avila Beach - located smack dab the middle of San Francisco and Los Angeles on the Central Coast of California - rests the Inn at Avila Beach. Although we invite our guests to enjoy as much relaxation as they wish, we are everything but boring. We are different - on purpose - and that's the way we like it. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn at Avila Beach

Address: 256 Front Street, Avila Beach, CA 93424
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Avila Beach
Price Range: $281 - $616 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Inn at Avila Beach 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Avila Beach
#2 Family Hotel in Avila Beach
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“Definitely ask for 3rd floor, but realize there is no elevator”
Ramey, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“our favorites are the Ocean Front Suite, the Island Retreat and the Modern Spa Room!”
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  • Island Retreat Suite
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dianabT2616HW, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“Lovely quaint ocean front hotel. Friendly & helpful staff.”
tntracing18t, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Beach view rooms are the amazing!”
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loric265, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We had a courtyard room that had the lower rate. It was perfect for our needs.”
jmcmillan2016, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
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