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The Carlton Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   6005 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA 93422
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Ranked #3 of 7 hotels in Atascadero
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Thousand Oaks, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Loved the hotel. Know beforehand it's in a sleepy little town. That, to me, was the best part about it! Incrediable sheets, and understated luxury. It's a boutique hotel that has been " misplaced.". A gem! There's a movie theater nearby, and best of all a massage place that incorporates wine. We ate at Guest House Restaurant down the road,... More

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Corona del Mar, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Came up to stay at the Carlton Hotel for a Valentines Day getaway and had a fantastic time. Our room was gorgeous inside, was very nicely decorated and with plenty of space to stretch out and enjoy. Despite coming up to enjoy the wine country and the fabulous area restaurants, it was hard to want to leave our room. The... More

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Edmond, Oklahoma
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently visited Atascadero CA and were pleasantly surprised by the charming antiquity of the downtown area.....not to be missed is a stay at the Carlton Hotel. It is a lovely place, has a historic kind of charm, but has been renovated to bring it to today's expectations while holding on to the look of yesteryear. It is a comfortable,... More

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deanajalex, General Manager at The Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your positive review!! We look forward to seeing you in the future. Deana Alexander General Manager More

Anaheim, California
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My first review was placed at the wrong hotel. The above hotel is the correct one. Can you please fix the problem and place my original review with the correct hotel. The above hotel as indicated in my original review did not provide a functioning restaurant and lounge as advertised. I deserve to be compensated for the false advertisement. This... More

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deanajalex, General Manager at The Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Daniel, Thank you for your input and I apologize that you felt you were misled. It is never our intention to have a guest be disappointed with their stay at the Carlton. We strive to please everyone that walks through our front doors. We do have a cafe/bakery on site that serves breakfast and lunch Wednesday through Sunday and... More

Campbell, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow - please don't even think of staying here if you expect hotel or resort amenities and services. This establishment is not inexpensive - our room rate was well in the $200 range - plus they also charge a resort fee.....for what? So my biggest gripe here is that this is not a hotel any longer and should be reclassified... More

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deanajalex, General Manager at The Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear PQ11, Thank you for your input. I'm sorry that we weren't able to make your stay everything you expected. Even though we don't have a lot of "extra" amenities, we think that our guest rooms are very luxurious and our guests can enjoy a relaxing soak in the jetted spa tubs that are in each guest bathroom if they... More

Minneapolis, MN
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful experience! My partner and I were traveling with our 30 yo son with Down Syndrome and we found the Carlton welcoming and warm. We got a double courtyard balcony room. It was large and beautifully appointed. The beds were large and very comfortable. Lovely duvets and feather pillows on the beds. We loved the bathroom..it was clean with fluffy... More

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deanajalex, General Manager at The Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your positive review!! I also spoke to the owners of the Barrel Room and the Fig and let them know you enjoyed having those places to visit while staying at the hotel. We look forward to seeing you in the future. Deana Alexander General Manager More

Hesperia, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The outside of the hotel looks very nice. The room we were first given looked nice, but there was no air flow. The thermostat wasn't working. The front desk suggested that we open the window for air, which wasn't an option, as we didn't want to hear the constant noise of the traffic. The second room we were given (we... More

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deanajalex, General Manager at The Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Vivian, I am sorry that you were not able to enjoy your stay at the Carlton Hotel. I also would like to apologize for not responding to you but I never received your letter. It is our goal to have every guest that walks in the front door enjoy their stay. We will work on the issues that you... More

Toronto
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

We spent two nights at the Carlton during our tour of wine country. It is a great property with gorgeous rooms. The renovators did a marvellous job. We had a room that opened onto the inner courtyard. Couldn't have been nicer. The restaurant is closed on the main level, but there is a good small restaurant about 100 yards away.... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay this weekend. The staff were extremely friendly. Our room was spotless, nicely updates and very quiet. We traveled with a dog and found it very easy. Room includes a Keurig, robes and more. Great wine bar next door! Highly recommended.

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Paso Robles, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for one night, wish we had been able to stay longer. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable of the area attractions. Front desk was very helpful. The room was fantastic very quiet and private. The jets in the tub were so relaxing. The hotel is extremely clean and well kept. We will revisit... More

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Additional Information about The Carlton Hotel

Also Known As:
Carlton Hotel Atascadero
Address: 6005 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA 93422
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Location: United States > California > Atascadero
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 7 hotels in Atascadero
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Carlton Hotel 3*
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