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    El Toro Motel

    625 Toro St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2828
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          7 Aug 2016
          “Get wot you pay for fine for the money ”
          13 Feb 2016
          “Great location but,U CAN DO BETTER!”
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          Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

          Paid $75 as just wanted a bed. It's decent for the money; fab retro swirly patterns on the shower which reminded me of Santa Cruz fun fair benches so I found it quite appealing in a retro kind of way! Had room 11 which came...More

          Thank dawn_ace
          Reviewed 13 February 2016

          2015 flew cross-countryMia-SLO..1st arrived at ElToro NO ONE ON SITE..Kari workin out at gym..OK..laid back Cali..had to wait over HOUR to check in! Then got HUSTLED for add'l 250.00 for disabled-NO SMOKIN room, even tho I had prior resvn's!They told me it's because i used...More

          Thank msrob2016
          Reviewed 19 September 2014

          We stayed here for 1 night during our coastal trip. We had some problems finding the place as the street address we had was incorrect. If using satnav it is on Toro Street, not El Toro Street as some websites advertise it as. Anyway, a...More

          1  Thank Gordi82
          Reviewed 4 August 2014

          We stayed at this Motel for one night. The price was right and Noel is very nice guy and very accommodating. The location is very good, close to downtown action (you could walk there) and very very close to the 101 highway, I mean right...More

          1  Thank sfelm
          Reviewed 3 May 2014

          I was traveling to the coast to take an exam at Cuesta and didn't want to pay a lot, but wanted to be safe. I was at the college in less than 10 minutes the next morning. I found the staff to be very friendly...More

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          HI San Luis Obispo
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          • US$42 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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