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Inn at Avila Beach

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256 Front Street, PO Box 328, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Southern California
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111 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I don't know what to say…I was not going to write a review but I thought about it and I count on these reviews to make my own decisions. After speaking with another woman who also wished to check out as soon as she checked in, I changed my mind. I am pretty much a mid level hotel type of... More 

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Inn_at_AvilaBeach, Director of Communications at Inn at Avila Beach, responded to this review

Mommisalami -- We take our reviews and guest experiences very seriously. We would like to discuss this review further. Please email our manager Edward directly at edward@avilabeachca.com. Thank you, Alexandra Director of Communications More 

Westlake Village, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This had to be the worst motel that I ever stayed in my life.....Very dirty....service was the worst......way over priced. Beware owner lives on the property and will follow you and watch your every move and complain about every thing. This is a old run down motel that should charge $49 per night,NOT $300....Stay at the light house in Avila.... More 

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cahotelguy, Owner at Inn at Avila Beach, responded to this review

Thank You ...For your third review,(others removed by trip ad visor) This gentleman stayed at the hotel for nearly twenty years ,and nearly 100 nights ..We really appreciate the many years ,unfortunately the last couple stays have impacted other guests stay to point we had to ask that gentleman ,and his group not to return .This decision was not made... More 

Lompoc, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Being the manager of an independently owned hotel in Lompoc, CA who offers a lot of extra services and amenities for our guests, I went into this with very high expectations. I am pleased to say they far surpassed every expectation! We were treated with great customer service from the phone call to make the reservation with Chase, to the... More 

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Inn_at_AvilaBeach, Director of Communications at Inn at Avila Beach, responded to this review

Ohhh, you love us, you really love us! Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us. And we appreciate it even more since you yourself are in the hospitality industry. We hope you will be back with us soon! You aren't too far down the road after all! Thank you again! Sincerely, Alexandra Director... More 

Riverside, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The customer service was outstanding. They made me feel right at home. The location was great. The view on on their sun deck was outstanding. I can't wait to go back to take advantage of all the unique hotel has to offer.

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Inn_at_AvilaBeach, Director of Communications at Inn at Avila Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us! Our sundeck is lovely isn't it? We've been adding special touches to it all summer. We hope to host you again soon! Sincerely, Alexandra Director of Communications More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel is amazing... The staff is second to none! The amenities are outstanding.. They really make you feel at home.. This life changing experience has brought my girl friend and I closer then we could ever imagine! We will be sending her and my parents to stay soon! Thank you for everything!

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Inn_at_AvilaBeach, Director of Communications at Inn at Avila Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much Carlos M! We appreciate your feedback, and look forward to having you as a long time guest of ours! Sincerely, Alexandra Director of Communications More 

Greater London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We recently took a family holiday and spent 5 nights at The Inn. All the staff were delightful, the location is amazing and the rooms/amenities are great. It was excellent value too, especially after the depressing hotel we had originally booked in Pismo Beach.

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Inn_at_AvilaBeach, Director of Communications at Inn at Avila Beach, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay! We very much enjoyed hosting you, and were happy we could help you out after your Pismo fiasco! Hope to host you again soon! Sincerely, Alexandra Director of Communications More 

4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came across the Inn at Avila Beach based on an article in USA today, My wife and I were traveling up the coast for a few days and this was a great stoping spot. Avila beach is such a chill spot. If you are looking for a corporate type hotel like a Hilton- this is not it. The Inn... More 

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Inn_at_AvilaBeach, Director of Communications at Inn at Avila Beach, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are no cookie cutter hotel..thank you for recognizing that! We pride ourselves on being different, and offering a unique vacation experience at the beach. We hope to host you again! Sincerely, Alexandra Director of Communications More 

Fresno, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently stayed at this location and enjoyed it very much. We stayed in an ocean front room with a balcony overlooking the ocean. It was nice at night to hear the ocean which helped put me to sleep. Just know there is no elevator so be ready to climb stairs. The customer service is outstanding. Ed is so friendly and... More 

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Inn_at_AvilaBeach, Director of Communications at Inn at Avila Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us! Edward is wonderful, isn't he? Did you know he has been with us for 20 years? Yes, 20! Hope to host you again soon. Freshly baked cookies will be waiting :] Sincerely, Alexandra Director of Communications More 

Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this unique beachfront motel. Great price for the view and all the extras. Was greeted by a wonderful staff. Gift bag with goodies in the room. They had complimentary homemade pies with ice-cream at night. There was also complimentary beverages, snacks, etc. in the guest lounge. Walking distance to the pier, restaurants, shopping, wine bars and more. Rooms are... More 

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Inn_at_AvilaBeach, Director of Communications at Inn at Avila Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay! It sounds like you enjoyed many of the amenities we have to offer: freshly baked pie, enjoyment of our roof top sundeck, and our goodie bag, to just name a few! Hope to host you again soon! Sincerely, Alexandra Director of Communications More 

Temecula, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to get away for 2 nights and ended up staying 3. Just couldn't leave! This is a special inn run by a special family. It's hard to imagine feeling more welcome or more comfortable. And so romantic! With so many no-cost extras!

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Inn_at_AvilaBeach, Director of Communications at Inn at Avila Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us! We don't blame you for not wanting to leave :] Sincerely, Alexandra Director of Communications More 

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