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San Luis Bay Inn

3254 Avila Beach Dr., Avila Beach, CA 93424
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Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    “hearst castle” (17 reviews)
    “full kitchen” (21 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Fitness centre
    Free Internet
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    All reviews diamond resorts hearst castle full kitchen pismo beach golf course timeshare resort studio room games room diamond owners week stay elephant seals farmers market bed was comfortable pool spa overlooking the ocean concierge pier units groceries maintenance
    Reviewed yesterday

    By the luck of the online booking "roulette wheel", we ended up staying in this Diamond Resort for a week without knowing we have booked with them, or that we had rented a studio. That was nice. The property is well run and the staff...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    This was probably our tenth stay at this property. We are timeshare owners and have exchanged to here but also booked nights online. We stay here because we love Avila beach. We have had great ocean front rooms and OK semi-view rooms. This time we...More

    Response from Elisabeth_EAE, Owner Care at San Luis Bay Inn

    I am sorry to hear you were not pleased with the layout of your unit and that you were left with the impression you were not valued. We appreciate your feedback and you have definitely pointed to opportunities for improvement. Your concerns will be shared...

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    We have recently spent a week in Avila Beach at San Luis Bay Inn. The weather was not the best but that was easy to put aside because of the location with wonderful ocean view; silent surroundings; a well-equipped studio; a welcoming atnosphere; heated pool...More

    Response from Elisabeth_EAE, Owner Care at San Luis Bay Inn

    Thank you so much for sharing this feedback. We appreciate that you took the time to share your experience with us. We are glad to hear the staff offered Count on Me service during your stay.. We hope to see you again soon. Thank you...

    Reviewed 17 February 2017

    It probably didn't help that we were coming from a delightful hotel in Monterey, but this place gave us the creeps! It felt like a cross between a nursing home and a run-down country club. Our 'suite' faced directly onto close up wall! We just...More

    Management response:

    Hello, Thank you for your taking the time to provide us with your feedback after your recent experience at the San Luis Bay Inn. I am sorry to hear that you were not able to stay and enjoy your vacation at this location. Please let...

    Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

    My husband and I stood the weekend here for his birthday and it was so much fun! Avila beach itself is beautiful and this hotel is looking over the beach. Every morning I would get up early and go sit outside and watch the sunrise...More

    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    Traveller (126)
    Room & Suite (48)
    Pool & Beach (16)
    Dining (5)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    b m
    Is the pool heated?
    27 September 2015|
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    Response from Melissa F | Reviewed this property |
    I don't believe so, but they do have a large spa.
    L B
    Stayed at San Luis Bay Inn last week and the wifi was poor. When can we expect decent wifi? I do business when traveling, but the extremely slow wifi won't get the job done for me.
    15 August 2015|
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    Response from Sherry W | Property representative |
    HI L B. We had just upgraded our wi-fi and were having some issues with the new company. According to the guests this week, everything is running smoothly. If the basic service is too slow, there is an option to upgrade for... More
    Barbara P
    I just heard there are not washers and dryers in the rooms. What can you tell me about the available laundry facilities? Thanks.
    2 August 2014|
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    Response from Michael H | Reviewed this property |
    There was a laundry room on our floor and it was very nice and convenient. We really did love this place and it is one of our favorite places to go
    Room Tips
    "Ocean front."
    need4sand, 6 days agoRead review
    "Ask for Ocean View room."
    cherylhubartt, 2 months agoRead review
    "Despite asking for an upgrade (I would pay) - they said all rooms are the same"
    Brent M, 2 months agoRead review
    "Get an ocean view if you can"
    Hiptovacation, 2 months agoRead review
    "Rooms facing the pool have the best views"
    amandacroe, 6 months agoRead review
    "Ask for a pool view. It'll also be an ocean view."
    Elguapo1, 7 months agoRead review
    "The center rooms closer to the elevator would be less of a walk."
    jeanne_rau, 9 months agoRead review
    "If you want a view of the ocean - be sure to ask for it"
    KarenRCB, 11 months agoRead review
    "Ask ahead for the ocean front side"
    JimmyC1411, 11 months agoRead review
    "Ask for an ocean view."
    Jeff L, 11 months agoRead review
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