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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I very much enjoyed my trip to slo! This hotel was a great place to stay. Very friendly service. Lauren at the front desk was great! She was always smiling and willing to help with anything we needed. Would recommend this hotel to anyone.

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review and for recommending us to others. Our staff are friendly, accommodating and have unsurpassed local knowledge - thanks for recognizing our team! We look forward to hosting you on your return to beautiful SLO!

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here one night passing through the SLO area and couldn't have been more pleased. Rooms are clean, quiet, and a good size. The outdoor pool was lovely and very clean. Rooms include breakfast. It has a European hotel feel. The ability to borrow a movie from the front desk was perfect for the kids. Would definitely stay here...

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review Mary A! Our complimentary DVD library is popular with many guests, but especially those with families - we do enlist the help of age specific "quality controllers" that keep us posted on the best new releases. Along with the family friendly classics, there is something for everyone. The pool and hot tub area has...

Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

This was an overall very nice hotel with good service from a staff that cares and clean rooms with proper amenities. Ian was one of the most on-point professionals I met that truly has a grasp for great management and service at every level. Mikayla was very helpful and informative about places to go.i saw the foothills and mountains here...

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate your comments and review of your stay with us. We have a great team of people that genuinely care about the guest experience and take exceptional pride in their work. Our employees are our greatest asset! The front desk staff are knowledgeable and well versed in the best places to hike, eat, explore and are happy to help...

Valbonne, France
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a night on the way to San Diego. The staff were Friendly and helpful and the room was fine and they let us in earlier than official checkin which was helpful. Breakfast too was fine and continental and as described, including a waffle maker which made great waffles. They also provide tea and coffee all the time...

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us and happy your enjoyed your stay with us! While the "official" check in time is 3pm, if rooms are ready we will accommodate any early check-in requests so you can enjoy all that San Luis has to offer. Our on-tap coffee is a local brew unique to the area and is...

Long beach
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I was just visiting SLO for one night while picking up my daughter from school. The room was clean and the staff was friendly but this hotel is right next to the freeway and the road noise is pretty consistent all night long. The rooms just have wall air conditioners so we had to choose between loud air conditioner noise...

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

Hello DVansiden, thank you for your review. I'm sorry to hear your stay was not up to your expectations and the AC unit certainly should run quietly - if there is a noise issue please alert the front desk at the time and we can offer assistance 24/7. Someone is always on staff to assist with maintenance requests and do...

Torrance, California
Reviewed 13 June 2016

We arrived well before the designated check-in time but the woman at the front desk had a "can-do" attitude and indicated that one of the rooms was ready then and even provided us with a ground floor room, very conveniently located near the breakfast room and the main desk. Our short stay was very enjoyable and I will return the...

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to review us and for mentioning our friendly, welcoming staff. We have a great team of people who will accommodate all guest requests and early check-ins are welcome if rooms are available. There is so much to see and do in San Luis, we understand guests want to make the most of...

Santa Clara, California
Reviewed 10 June 2016

I've stayed at many different hotels in San Luis Obispo, and this is my favorite. It is better than any other "budget" hotel in SLO, including the ones that aren't as close to downtown. This is within walking distance of downtown, and along the trolley route. The hotel has been renovated recently, so it is clean, attractive, and comfortable. It...

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

Hello Garrett408 and thank you for reviewing us, we are glad you enjoyed your stay! The trolley to downtown turns around in our car park and is a great way to catch a ride on Farmers Market night. Thank you for mentioning how quiet our rooms are, even though we are conveniently located by the 101, our thick concrete construction...

Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel in SLO. staff was friendly and they had cookies and coffee when we checked in. Only minor complaint was the continental breakfast was a little on the light side. But there are plenty of places to eat in SLO so other than that it was great.

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

Appreciate your review BrianB and happy you enjoyed your time with us! We appreciate your comments and suggestions are always helpful as we look for ways to build on and improve the guest experience. Our breakfast team work hard to get your day started right by serving a variety of items, while always open to new ideas. Our local SLO...

Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Outstanding Value! Perfect location near Cal Ploy and the 101. Comfy remodeled rooms. Complimentary breakfast bar that included Fresh fruit, yes strawberries, waffles, bagels and pastries, yogurt, and cereals. The staff is especially friendly. They all go out of their way to make sure your stay is amazing! Nothing but praise for this hotel. Not surprised they were 100% booked...

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our hotel and we are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us! We have an exceptional team of people that truly care about our guests - thank you for recognizing their efforts, as it is always rewarding to receive positive feedback. We look forward to hosting you on your next visit to beautiful San Luis Obispo!

Palo Alto, CA
Reviewed 24 May 2016

If you're driving 101 between LA and the Bay Area, SLO is a convenient stopping point. My family left LA after dinner and by midnight we ready to take a break. Normally I spend hours doing research into the best place to stay, but La Cuesta was right off 101 and looked bright and welcoming to the weary traveler so...

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. We are happy to hear you were pleased with our accommodations, as the team strive to provide the ultimate in guest comfort and satisfaction! Approximately two thirds of our rooms have balconies, truly one of the properties best features. Our guests love the views and the ability...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Cuesta is a boutique style hotel offering comfortable accommodations, conveniently located close to downtown, Cal Poly and the Performing Arts Center. Free continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi and complimentary parking. Complimentary DVD library. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Cuesta Inn

Address: 2074 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2618
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Luis Obispo
Price Range: $183 - $343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — La Cuesta Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
La Cuesta Hotel San Luis Obispo
Hotel La Cuesta
Hotel Style:
#7 Business Hotel in San Luis Obispo
#9 Family Hotel in San Luis Obispo
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