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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
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bakersfield, California, United States
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28 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The location is good, with a view of the roadway between the hotel and ocean. My husband and I booked two nights in the Spanish Villa Suite for my birthday. The room itself is very roomy and has great potential. Both mine and my husbands feelings were very mixed with this hotel. Our first night, we had some very noisy... More 

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

Dear Wonderful Staff, Thank you for the kind comments regarding our staff . We regret that your stay was impacted by the group in hotel during your stay ..We avoid having large groups in hotel for just that reason ,our hotel is just too small . Please contact our manager directly at 805 595 2300 and he will work at... More 

Westlake Village, California
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

DO NOT BOOK THIS MOTEL!!!! They say it has been upgraded,but what they did is paint over the rust. It is an old beat up 50year old beach motel!! Water had a bad smell to it. Room was dirty. TV did not work. No parking. BEWARE...Cosco sells 30% off gift cards,but when you call for pricing they charge you more.SCAM.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

So many special extras and touches. The renovated room and bathroom are soo lovely! Highly recommended place to stay. Oceanfront and wonderful people working here! Very charming and would definitely return again. Many thanks to the great staff!

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Clovis, California
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our visit was during a whale migration. We had excellent view while on the rooftop garden and able to watch whales playing in the water. The staff was very friendly and provided information for us about what to do. The room was very pleasant.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had another fabulous visit. The newly upgraded rooms are soooo nice. I always stay on beach side this newly decorated room has the bed facing the ocean I took a nap on the day bed on my balcony. The rooftop has a new fireplace they light in the evening. Saw the whales from my balcony. As usual the employees are... More 

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

Avila's motto is "Sunny and 70!" Obviously, the Inn at Avila Beach would be the perfect place to escape the heat! Thanks so much for taking the time to review your stay with us. Can't wait to host you again in August! Sincerely, Alexandra Director of Communications More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a quirky, fun hotel. If you're looking for a Holiday Inn, Ramada type, keep searching. However, if you want a family owned, family run inn this is it. They will cater to your every need. Rooms are tastefully themed, super clean and well appointed. A gift bag awaits you as does pie and ice cream, served nightly at... More 

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

It sounds like we need to put you on the payroll! Thank you for your perfect review! Sounds like you were able to enjoy all our one of a kind amenities. Sincerely, Alexandra Director of Communications More 

Los Gatos, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We frequent the Inn at Avila Beach every year both for family vacations and for couples get-aways. We absolutely LOVE this hotel. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful, the location is perfect and we live on the amazing roof decks. Every room is unique and kitchy in a wonderful way. This is not your cookie cutter Hilton or Marriott--it... More 

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

The "Winchester Mystery House of Avila"....? Thank you for the laugh! We hope we're more than that :] Thank you for coming to visit Frank! We hope to host you again soon. Sincerely, Alexandra Director of Communications More 

Pinole, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a breath of fresh air to find a unique place to stay along the beach with fantastic views, great amenities, and delicious pie!! But I have to say it's the hospitality of the staff that makes me want to make another reservation real soon.

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

Lorrie -- Thanks so much for taking the time to review your stay! We are unique, aren't we? We like it that way! We hope to host you again soon! Sincerely, Alexandra Director of Communications More 

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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can tell these are people who truly care about your stay! We took the kiddos here for a mini get away, the location is perfect, you are right at the beach! They offer free pie/ice cream at night and cookies throughout the day! What kid, heck, what adult will turn that down :) We got a 2 bedroom room,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You will not find a more welcoming experience than staying at the Inn at Avila Beach. In an era of nickle and diming we received a gift bag in our room when we checked in; access to a deck with stunning views and bar b qs to grill on; wine glasses we could take around the inn to enjoy our... 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 were able to enjoy all the complimentary perks of being one of our guests! We hope to host you again soon! Sincerely, Alexandra Director of Communications More 

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