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Grover Beach
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We just stayed for a quick overnight getaway. It is a great place to unwind and let your worries drift away. We had a King Suite nestled among the trees and it was glorious! From the comfortable bed to the relaxing spa under the stars, I couldn't have asked for more. I would recommend a stay here to any locals...

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Can I use your title: "Incredible Place to De-Stress and Rejuvenate"? Seriously, it was good to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your newly renovated one-bedroom king spa suite and your stay overall. Please visit us again soon. And if I can ever be of assistance, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Hawthrone
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We were a ride up PCH for our Sixth Anniversary when my wife came across your resort. It looked so inviting we book a night. From the moment we arrive we were great by your vertical friendly staff. They explained how to operate the Hot Tub on the balcony and Spa amenities. After some appetizers in the lounge we book...

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

That is great and very fun that you booked your night at Sycamore on your PCH road trip! And even better is to hear that your stay, dining in the lounge, and your massage were excellent. Thank you for trying us out. Please do visit again soon.

Santa Barbara
Reviewed 1 October 2016

My son, his girlfriend, and I spent 3 days for my 65th birthday. It was heavenly. Although our tub had a leak in it and was always empty and the fire place was broken, the staff tried hard to be accommodating. The area is one of my favorites and the weather was perfect.

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for spending your birthday with you and for telling us your stay was "heavenly." I've very sorry about your hot tub and fireplace. That is totally unacceptable. Please contact me directly, reference this review and the date of it, and I'll make sure the hot tub and fireplace are perfect. We appreciate your very nice and helpful review.

San Jose
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This getaway was just what my soul has been seeking. From the moment I entered the grounds' driveway, I immediately felt at peace and didn't want to leave! The staff was so very welcoming, friendly and helpful, so I knew I was in great hands for my little getaway. I experienced the restaurant, yoga and pilates classes, as well as...

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Do please come visit us again "ASAP." It is wonderful that you felt at peace and in great hands during your getaway. Thank you so much for your endearing review.

Redondo Beach, California
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We have stayed here at least once and year for the past 10 years. This year was the best so far. The staff was the difference! We had treatments in the spa, the girl who made the appointment, the one who greeted us on arrival, and the therapist were all friendly, warm and knowledgeable. The bar and restaurant staff had...

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

First, thank you so much for being such loyal guests and visiting us once a year or more! I'll will definitely share with the staff what a difference they made. We so appreciate your wonderful review. Hope to see you again very soon.

Beaumont
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Nice resort...love the outdoor private tub...we stayed in Prominence a 2 story suite...it's pretty big and has a very large master suite with double shower...unfortunately our fireplace wasn't working upstairs...that would have been really nice ambience...the trail up from there is nice for the sunset!

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

So nice to hear that you stayed in the charming two-story suite. I'm sorry the fireplace didn't work--it is new! I'll ask our maintenance team to look at that today. Thank you for telling us about your enjoyable visit to Sycamore.

Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed in a King suite cottage. Cottage was very nice. Hot tub was right temperature and private. Rooms were comfortable and clean. Services are very good and quick to respond. Rides to/ from main resort are available and always available. Great stay for romantic evening.

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

It is very important to us to be known as a romantic escape. It is great to know that you had a lovely and romantic stay. We appreciate you letting us know about how much you enjoyed your suite and the customer service. Please visit us again soon. Thank you!

Laguna Beach
Reviewed 29 September 2016

It is alwayd a great stay here ! But renember whete you are ! Its older and animals live here ! If you get lower floors youl hear the hot tub filling at all hours ,,, Everyone is courteous and kind ! Many great hiking trails ,,,

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

We appreciate your review and telling you had a very nice stay. The rooms where you stayed are scheduled for a complete renovation starting next month and throughout 2017, and that will include soundproofing the floors and walls. I'll let the staff know that you found our them "courteous and kind." Thank you.

Poland
Reviewed 29 September 2016

My wife and I stayed 2 nights at the resort at the start of our honeymoon, and it was a perfect start! Loved the resort, its service, amenities, the whole thing! Would definitely recommend, and revisit too!

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Of course, we couldn't be more please that you started your honeymoon at Sycamore. Thank you for taking the time to write this very lovely review. And if I can ever be of assistance, please do not hesitate to contact me directly. We hope you'll be back very soon.

Long Beach
Reviewed 29 September 2016

My sister and I wanted a retreat where we could practice yoga, enjoy nature hikes and the beach, wine and dine. This place is over and above the best choice for all that and more. The environment is peaceful and serene, providing a true "get-away" feel. The staff are all very helpful and friendly. The AC in our room went...

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We really try to be that peaceful retreat that you speak of. So glad you could not only enjoy the resort, but you had the opportunity to do yoga in our Yoga Dome, hike, go to the beach, and wine and dine. Come visit us again for your next retreat. Thank you.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort rests atop hot mineral springs and spans more than 100 acres of forest, hills and meadows on the picturesque Central Coast of California. An authentic California resort, the property features hillside mineral springs hot tubs, a beautiful spa, the Gardens of Avila Restaurant, a labyrinth, private balcony hot tubs, meditation gardens, and wide selection of mind-body classes in our Yoga Dome. Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort -located halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles is just a short walk to the ocean and close to award-winning wineries, golf courses, Hearst Castle, Pismo Beach, and San Luis Obispo. Escape to our historic resort voted best Spa and Weekend Getaway on the Central Coast. Experience rustic elegance in a serene and relaxing environment surrounded with the best California has to offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa

Address: 1215 Avila Beach Dr, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-8048
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Luis Obispo
Price Range: $279 - $580 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 71
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Also Known As:
Sycamore Mineral Springs Hotel San Luis Obispo
Sycamore Springs
Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort
Mineral Resort Springs Sycamore
Hotel Style:
#7 Romantic Hotel in San Luis Obispo
#11 Family Hotel in San Luis Obispo
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“We were 2 couples and were happy with the Persistence suite. We were upgraded to Eloquence, which was nice, but we had people upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles jcoanda, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Perhaps there's a room with a better view from the deck? But that's not clear to me.”
 of 5 bubbles travelbug-bk, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The guest house is secluded at the end so it's very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles mjh424, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I would think they are all great, they do ask you to please be quiet after a certain time. It is all great.”
 of 5 bubbles 748dianaa, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you have issues with stairs, be sure to let them know, as our room was not accessible.”
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