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The Carlton Hotel

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6005 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA 93422
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Camarillo, California
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was slightly familiar with the Carlton Hotel from 40 years ago. It was a somewhat tired looking place in a small farm town along US 101 between Santa Barbara and San Jose. My wife booked us in on-line for our anniversary this year, and I was ready to be underwhelmed. Instead I was delighted by the phenomenal upgrades done... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Carlton is a unique hotel. We have stayed there twice, once in the king suite, the other in a king vintage room. both great and memorable stays. Walking in the rooms, one feels like they are guests in someone's elegant apartment. High ceilings, beautiful period furniture, spacious, comfortable. Definitely not a formula hotel or motel experience, even though the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

The hotel is just a couple blocks off the highway but you would never know it. It is so quiet here. The hotel obviously has been recently redone. The furnishing and decor appear high end. The bed is perfect. Not too soft and not too hard, just right. This is definitely one of the best hotels we have ever stayed... More 

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

My second stay here! I've stayed in other hotels in area and there is nothing like this boutique hotel! It truly is a hidden treasure in plain sight! Luxurious large room and bathroom is heaven with large soaking tub with jets and separate shower. VERY comfortable and quiet. Staff very friendly and helpful. Love the décor! The continental breakfast is... More 

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Lancaster, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

The Carlton is a beautiful boutique hotel. The rooms are spacious with comfortable chairs and beds. The bathrooms are huge with a large soaking tub with jets. Location is right downtown. The complimentary breakfast is very nice with a good variety of options. Staff was very friendly and offered advice on restaurants. There is a very nice courtyard on the... More 

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Carlton_Hotel_805, Manager at The Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Jan, Thank you for taking the time to write such kind words! It was a pleasure having you as our guests and look forward to seeing you again soon. Please let us know if there is ever anything we can do to enhance your stays with us, we are here to help! Sincerely, The Hospitality Team at The Carlton... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Beautiful lobby and room. Exquisite lobby personnel in a dog friendly place. Let's hope the restaurant re-opens soon. Breakfast was abundant, but not very elegant. It is a minute away from 101 and from the hotel everything is within walking distance. Visit City Hall for sure, it is a gem.

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La Mirada, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

This is my 8th visit to The Carlton, and is exceptional as always. The staff is always very very helpful. The hotel is always quiet, peaceful, and well maintained. Something new this visit is a continental breakfast, which I enjoyed. My room (a top floor balcony king) is quite large, very clean, and has the most comfortable bed in which... More 

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Kirkland, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

Very nice hotel lovely rooms and huge beautiful bathrooms. Very good service from all staff that we interacted with. The rooms at the back were very quiet and you can get them quite dark. Having access to the patio and workout room was great. Continental breakfast was surprisingly comprehensive.

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Ventura, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

This is a beautiful hotel. Lovely rooms, friendly front desk staff and very comfortable beds. The bathroom was very nice and we really enjoyed our stay. Our room opened onto the courtyard and it was so nice to sit out there and relax. One of the nicest hotels I've ever stayed at.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

On par with the nicest rooms I've ever had. Compare with 4-star SF, SD, Boston, Chicago or London. Extra large room with extra large jetted tub, separate shower and gorgeous finishings, this gem would make a great get away to local wineries. A discount compared to northern wine country. Yes it is on Main Street and the parking is not... More 

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