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San Diego, California
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place more than tolerates canines. Darci found a plush doggie bed with a large dog biscuit on top when we entered the room. The owner apparently has connections with birders and we liked the information about local history, flora and fauna and the fine bird illustrations in the hall. A generous breakfast came with the room. It's just a... More 

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mamamorro, G.M. Assistant at La Serena Inn, responded to this review

The entire staff is so pleased to know of your and you're pets enjoyable stay with us. Thank you for the lovely review. Our hope is to see you again soon. Happy travels, La Serena Inn More 

Bangkok, Thailand
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62 reviews
62 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located just a short walk from the Embarcadero with its shops and bars, La Serena is a good choice for a short stay. Rooms are off internal corridors and there is a lift (elevator). Clean and with a good breakfast. I have stayed here before and for the price it would be one of my preferred places to stay in... More 

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Thank Dolphin712
mamamorro, G.M. Assistant at La Serena Inn, responded to this review

We love to hear from our repeat guests and are pleased to know that once again you had an enjoyable stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards, La Serena Inn More 

Bakersfield, California
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21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Another Anniversary at La Serena Inn. We called ahead direct to the Inn and got just what we wanted in a room and price. Again the people were Great and our stay was quiet. Unless they are slow, we've learned the best thing to do is to call some time before we go to make sure we get a room... More 

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mamamorro, G.M. Assistant at La Serena Inn, responded to this review

It's always so nice to hear from repeat guests who have also become friends. We love being a part of your anniversaries. Can't wait to see you again! Happy Travels, La Serena Inn More 

Brisbane, Australia
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71 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Has spacious and comfy rooms with a great under building car park. Easy minutes walk to street or seafront restaurants. Would stay again. Morro Bay is ideal as a stopover town doing the coast road to/from LA/SF

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Thank Desmovalve
mamamorro, G.M. Assistant at La Serena Inn, responded to this review

The staff thanks you for taking the time to post your review. You've said it all for us. We would love to see you again. Be sure to call us direct for the best rate and exact room you'd like. Happy travels, La Serena Inn More 

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2 reviews
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Really nice hotel with nice and friendly staff. Room was clean. Bed was comfy. Only bad thing I can say about this hotel room was a few stains on the carpet and a missing closet mirror /door. Within walking distance to the beach and shops. Would definitely stay here again!

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Thank gilbert g
mamamorro, G.M. Assistant at La Serena Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay. We have notified maintenance regarding the closet door. We look forward to seeing you again. Call us direct for the best rate and exact room type you'd like. Regards, La Serena Inn More 

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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

On our California coast road trip as four couples. we stayed at this hotel for one night. Good location, with the stunning view of Morro Rock in the morning from breakfast area. Very good breakfast, including waffles. Rooms were clean and quite large. Hotel receptionist was friendly and provided good service. All and all, price/performance was great.

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Thank Enis E
mamamorro, G.M. Assistant at La Serena Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate the awesome review. We hope to see you again on your next road trip. Call us direct for the best rate and exact room type you'd like. Regards, La Serena Inn More 

Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Inn was clean, quiet, and a block or two from shops, restaurants, and Embarcadero area. If you choose accordingly, you get a view of the rock or the water. The furnishing and decor is dated but fine. I'd stay there again.

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mamamorro, G.M. Assistant at La Serena Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your review. We recommend calling us direct for the exact room type you'd like. We look forward to seeing you again. Happy travels, La Serena Inn More 

Cardiff
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428 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 333 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

The hotel is centrally located and an easy walk to block to town with lots of bayfront restaurants, bars, and shops. There are three floors with rooms facing the Harbor on one side, and overlooking a parking lot and nightclub on the other side, so ask for the Oceanside because it's not very serene on the backside! I was on... More 

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mamamorro, G.M. Assistant at La Serena Inn, responded to this review

We are pleased to know your stay with us was enjoyable. We always recommend calling us direct for the best rate and exact room type you're looking for. We are always willing to work with you. We hope to see you again. Happy travels, La Serena Inn More 

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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We stayed here on a family trip to California. It was the perfect location to visit the beaches, which were lovely at the end of August. The location was excellent, very near the water front, restaurants, and shops. The property was safe and clean, with all needed amenities. A very nice hot breakfast that was clean and not crowded was... More 

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mamamorro, G.M. Assistant at La Serena Inn, responded to this review

We hope to see you again on your next visit to the Central Coast. Thank you for the lovely review. La Serena Inn More 

Burbank, United States
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Make no mistake, this is an older property with a few issues here and there, but the rooms are clean, the staff is nice, and the views of Morro Bay and Morro Rock are pretty fantastic. It's quiet, noise between rooms is minimal, and the usual amenities are to be found from hair dryers, microwaves and mini fridge to new-ish... More 

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mamamorro, G.M. Assistant at La Serena Inn, responded to this review

We are happy to know you enjoyed stay. You've said it all for us. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Happy travels, La Serena Inn More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about La Serena Inn

Address: 990 Morro Ave, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2138
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Morro Bay
Price Range: $118 - $299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — La Serena Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
La Serena Hotel Morro Bay
La Serena Morro Bay
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#3 Green Hotel in Morro Bay
#11 Romantic Hotel in Morro Bay
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“Try for the third floor, though I suspect dog-friendly rooms aren't the choicest.”
 of 5 bubbles SylvanHollow, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“beach side view”
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 of 5 bubbles Bchgrl9, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rock and Bay view rooms are the premium, of course, but well worth it!”
 of 5 bubbles christianmO6229QR, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The 3rd floor is a non smoking area + out of limit of pets”
 of 5 bubbles 88Lio, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms face the ocean. Ours did not. But we were gone most of the time”
 of 5 bubbles m0rriee, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
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