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The Carlton Hotel

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6005 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA 93422
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Classic old world charm. Clean, nice size room. Pretty bathroom. Really nice beds, pillows and blanket. Nice workout room. Robes are great touch. Court yard was unique and a good place to relax. In the center of quiet town. Lots of places to eat within walking distance. Loved Hush Harbor bakery right nearby.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Worst Hotel Ever. Our daughter is a student at CalPoly, we stayed here (all the 3 stars hotel in San Luis Obispo were booked due to an event). You must avoid this hotel at all cost. it start with the parking. The tiny parking lot they have is little bit far from the hotel and can barely take 20 cars!.... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Got a very reasonable price for this time of year. The hotel is well appointed , spacious room with ample nice furniture, very nice large bathroom with both a shower and separate jacuzzi deep bath tub. Nice coffee maker (Keurig) and a HEAVENLY BED. I am coming back on my return road trip from LA to San Francisco as this... More 

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Lodi, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Take a step into the past when you visit this beautifully restored elegant hotel. From the lobby to the rooms, exquisite attention to detail abounds. Be sure to explore, as the roof-top patio provides the ideal location to enjoy your morning cup of Kurig-brewed coffee. The only thing lacking was information in the rooms about the hotel, dining options, the... More 

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Orinda
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Carlton Hotel is a well appointed hotel near the Paso Robles Wine country and San Luis Obispo. The rooms and beds are large/comfortable and the bathrooms are freshly re-done with separate tub and shower. Atascadero is small quiet town but the property is close to the freeway and attractions in the area. Room prices are a great value.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Check in a breeze , room well light spacious and clean . All the amenities were available, staff friendly and efficient . Valet parking reasonably priced for the area. Would recommend especially for romantic get aways , the place ooze character .

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Los Gatos, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here during a weekend of wine tasting near Paso Robles. Nice home-base for the weekend. Comfortable room and bed, and the bathrooms are quite nice with large tub and separate shower. Quiet hotel. The historic ambiance was a nice break from the more cookie cutter spots. Close to wine tasting....20-30 minutes from the coast. Can walk to a few... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a gem of an old hotel in the quiet little town of Atascadero, convenient to Hearst Castle, the many Paso Robles area wineries and about 4 hours south of San Francisco. Various ocean beach sites are 30 minutes away. This was a comfortable overnight stop on the way to SF. There is no restaurant in the hotel, but... More 

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Orange County, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

This hotel is like stepping back in time. It was very quite and quaint. The rooms are are very decorative and offer nice big beds. The service is very hospitable . It is in a smaller town so most businesses close early. It has a romantic feel to it in my opinion. I would recommend this hotel if you are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We loved The Carlton Hotel. It is right off the freeway a bit south of the winery off ramps. It is beautiful and the rooms are large with very nice baths. The staff is quite knowledgeable with concierge-type questions. Note the restaurant space attached to the hotel is for lease, so they don't offer food except donuts and coffee in... More 

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