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    Madonna Inn

    100 Madonna Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-5489
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    03/07/2017 04/07/2017
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          Overview
          • Excellent46%
          • Very good32%
          • Average13%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible4%
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          Free Wifi
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          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          3.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 9 January 2015

          Stayed here with friends on our trip to the Hearst Castle. We have got three bedroom apartment Pick & Shovel. Master Bedroom was nice however the other 2 bedrooms were just Ok. In general apartment was quite dusty and worn out. Main building is in...More

          1  Thank Arturs80
          Reviewed 9 January 2015

          Our kids got us a night here for a holiday gift. We live in the area, but had never spent the night at the Inn! Every room is a different theme. We stayed in "the hideaway" with stone walls like a cave and lots of...More

          1  Thank Sharyl N
          Reviewed 9 January 2015

          San Luis Obispo California is very fortunate to have the Madonna Inn as one of it's main attractions. Built in the early '60s by Alex Madonna, it has always been a focal point of our community. The Inn itself has many individually appointed rooms, all...More

          2  Thank Critter123
          Response from Joe_Forgette, Manager at Madonna InnResponded 15 January 2015

          Thank you for your review. Our New Year's Eve event is a special prie fixe, all-inclusive event that includes your meal, a glass of champagne, our special eclairs that we make just for this holiday, party favors, live entertainment, and the balloon drop at midnight....More

          Reviewed 9 January 2015 via mobile

          We stayed overnight here during our drive from LA to San Francisco. My husband had stayed here 20 years ago when his band was touring and loved it. The place is amazing! We booked a "rock room" and it was certainly fun, although all the...More

          Thank Colette R
          Reviewed 9 January 2015

          San Luis Obispo is a great break in the drive from Southern to Northern California, so we've stopped at the Madonna Inn for 6 years running. We call in advance and find out which rooms are available, then scan the photos on the internet and...More

          3  Thank BirdixSF
          Response from Joe_Forgette, Manager at Madonna InnResponded 15 January 2015

          Thank you for your review and comments. We appreciate that you continue to come back to stay with us time and time again to experience different rooms and amenities.

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$233 - US$337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #5 Romantic Hotel in San Luis Obispo
          • #7 Family Hotel in San Luis Obispo
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 110
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          • Madonna San Luis Obispo
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          Traveller (1416)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          kj1234
          Can i just pop in here to have a look around? Do you cater for (sit down) lunch & if yes, should i make reservations? Thanks
          5 June 2017|
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          Response from CoolGramof3 | Reviewed this property |
          Yes...many people come in to see the different attractions. I have never needed a reservation when stopping on trips for breakfast or lunch.
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          Olga K
          How is the weather here at the end of July?
          20 April 2017|
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          Response from beverleyhayes | Reviewed this property |
          Hi, The weather is pretty mild always in SLO, never really cold. Pretty much the same as the weather here in San Francisco if you live in a sunny area. Some areas of San Luis have some wind, but Madonna Inn is always great... More
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          Justin C
          Can you bring your own drinks/ alcohol to the pool?
          1 October 2016|
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          Response from Joe_Forgette | Property representative |
          No, however there is a wonderful Terrace Pool Bar, serving fresh food, cocktails and smoothies.
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          "1. There are no elevators. 2. Every room has a different theme and some of them are quite trippy."
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          "come for the fun rooms, stay for the terrific food!"
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          "Crystal room"
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          "If you care what room you want, go to the website and view each room then call the hotel directly to book it."
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