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Avila Lighthouse Suites

3.5 of 5 550 Front Street, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed one night but would liked to have stayed longer. Clean, modern rooms with all amenities. While there were just two of us, the suite would easily handle four. The pool is glass enclosed and was in use in January. Staff was great.

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MartinResortsGM, General Manager at Avila Lighthouse Suites, responded to this review

Dear G G, Thank you for the perfect rating and for choosing our hotel for your recent stay in Avila Beach. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to having you again as a guest in our hotel. Sincerely, Kalie Howard General Manager More 

Manlius, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'll admit, I was worried about this hotel after I booked it. I usually steer towards known brands where I can expect a certain level of cleanliness and updated rooms, but this one had great customer review, so I gave it a shot. We spent 2 weeks all over California and I wasn't even familiar with Avila Beach. We stayed... More 

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MartinResortsGM, General Manager at Avila Lighthouse Suites, responded to this review

Dear framemanusa, What a wonderful review, we truly appreciate your business and your trust in us. I am so happy to hear that our staff and service met your needs and expectations. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future. Sincerely, Kalie Howard General Manager More 

Fresno, California
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147 reviews 147 reviews
25 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for a quiet post-New Years getaway and were pleased. The complex is well-landscaped; and the suite was nicely appointed. Even though our room was at the street corner it was reasonably quiet. Although there were families w/ children playing on sidewalks and in the pool during the day, the noise level was not noticeable. There are wine-tasting... More 

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InnAtTheCoveGM, General Manager at Avila Lighthouse Suites, responded to this review

Dear Norm G, Thank you for taking the time to share the details of your recent stay. We are so pleased to read that you enjoyed our convenient location to the beach front promenade and beautiful ocean views. We look forward to seeing you again when your travels return you to the Central Coast. Sincerely, Kalie Howard General Manager More 

Tehachapi, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is truly a family hotel, kids every where during the summer months. Two bedroom suites with a private patio. Nice breakfast. Plenty to do for the kids, and you are on the sand. Nothing like a summer stay, ocean front room, falling asleep to the crashing of the waves with the ocean air.

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InnAtTheCoveGM, General Manager at Avila Lighthouse Suites, responded to this review

Dear Key B, Thank you for highlighting our hotel with your wonderful comments about your recent stay. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the beach during the day and being lulled to sleep by the sound of the ocean at night. Look forward to seeing you for another visit soon! Sincerely, Kalie Howard General Manager More 

Pacific Grove, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Avila Beach for a little New Year's Eve getaway, and this hotel is in THE perfect location in Avila Beach! It is a newer property and still feels that way. The hot tub was perfect after our New Year's Day Polar Plunge, and the hot breakfasts each morning offered great options. Their oceanfront rooms are spectacular, and their... More 

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InnAtTheCoveGM, General Manager at Avila Lighthouse Suites, responded to this review

Dear Jessika1018, Thank you for choosing the Avila Lighthouse Suites for your New Year’s Eve stay. We thank you for your delightful comments and are so happy to hear that our staff was able to assist in making your stay even more special. Happy New Year, we look forward to seeing you again in 2015! Sincerely, Kalie Howard General Manager More 

California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Free basic continental extended breakfast so they have a room where you can make your own waffles, toast, cereal, and get yogurt, juice. basics like that. Did'nt use the pool so can't comment. Avila is a very small town. You only need a day there. No need to drive anywhere. If you like to walk I would recommend WALKING over... More 

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InnAtTheCoveGM, General Manager at Avila Lighthouse Suites, responded to this review

Dear loanroadster, Thank you for sharing about your recent stay. We couldn't agree more that Avila Beach is a town perfect for walking anywhere and everywhere. It is wonderful to hear how much you enjoyed that aspect of the area. We are also pleased to inform you that we do now have a spa onsite in which you may enjoy... More 

Folsom, California
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50 reviews 50 reviews
10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Really enjoyed our visit! Nice rooms and a really great pool area that looks out onto the ocean from across the street. I would really recommend paying a little more for a room with an ocean view. Rooms have balconies too. There is a good complimentary breakfast in the morning. Avila is a great place to stay!

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InnAtTheCoveGM, General Manager at Avila Lighthouse Suites, responded to this review

Dear TravelDeMistyFied, Thank you for choosing the Avila Lighthouse Suites for your recent stay and for taking the time to share your feedback. It was wonderful to read how much you enjoyed our ocean front pool and spa, in addition to our fantastic beach views. We look forward to seeing you the next time your travels bring you south. Sincerely,... More 

Sacramento, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

What a great property this is. I had a 2 room suite overlooking the beach that was clean, spacious, cheery and comfortable. It even had a little balcony. The grounds are lovely when you can tear your eyes away from the beach. They serve a complimentary continental breakfast each day. Parking is free in their covered garage and access is... More 

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InnAtTheCoveGM, General Manager at Avila Lighthouse Suites, responded to this review

Dear MarilynCharlotte_NC, Thank you for sharing such nice feedback about your recent stay with us . We hope that you were able to take in one of our amazing sunsets during your stay, they just make the stunning ocean view that much more amazing. We look forward to having the opportunity to welcome you back again soon. Sincerely, Kalie Howard... More 

Fallbrook, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Last month we stayed at the Lighthouse Suites. We had booked an ocean view room but were not happy with the room we received as the view was partially blocked by the building. Upon request, we received a room on the second floor right in the middle of the building directly opposite the beach. It was FABULOUS. Because it was... More 

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InnAtTheCoveGM, General Manager at Avila Lighthouse Suites, responded to this review

Dear Janet H, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us and others. We are very pleased to hear that you were able to enjoy a day of golfing at the Avila Beach Golf resort next door to us. You may enjoy one of our golf packages for your next visit, feel free to contact... More 

Santa Cruz
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This is the second time in three stays there that the pool/spa has been broken. Both times we've been told this is a rare thing, but you sure wouldn't know it by our experience. One of my favorite parts of staying here is sitting in a hot, steaming jacuzzi feeling the wind blow in off the ocean and listening to... More 

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InnAtTheCoveGM, General Manager at Avila Lighthouse Suites, responded to this review

Dear xmasallyear, I am very sorry to hear that your recent experience at the Avila Lighthouse Suites did not meet our normal level of service. Our guests comfort and access to amenities is of the upmost importance to us and we value your feedback. We apologize for the inconvenience you have now experienced on two separate occasions and want assure... More 

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Address: 550 Front Street, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Avila Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Avila Lighthouse Suites 3.5*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
Avila Lighthouse Hotel Avila Beach
Avila Lighthouse Beach
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#1 Family Hotel in Avila Beach
#3 Romantic Hotel in Avila Beach

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