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Avila Lighthouse Suites

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550 Front Street, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    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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Lemoore, California
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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

this all-suite hotel is in a prime location, very clean, across the street from the beach. Nice pool with plentiful deck lounges, and an very adequate breakfast room with waffles, cereal, fruit, yogurt, juices, etc. in a serve-yourself setting. Friendly, helpful staff. Not a thing negative to report except the cost ... with taxes it comes to $500 a night... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice and confort rooms with great bathroom amenities. Great view to the beach. Peaceful little hotel close enough to San Luis Obispo restaurants and shops. Great choice to a weekend gateway. The town is cute also.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a Nice hotel in a small lovely seaside town/setting! Quaint, cozy private get away… Wonderful location, comfortable, safe, accessible & convenient with everything you need away from home at the Beach! Front ocean beach view with nice patios/ balconies to enjoy the scenery, the ocean and the beach-goers! It was so soothing listening to the ocean waves, it... More 

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

We sincerely appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us on Trip Advisor. Customer service is a top priority of ours and we are so happy to hear that everyone in your group enjoyed their stay. It sounds like you had an opportunity to explore and enjoy all that Avila Beach has to offer. We can’t wait... More 

Yorba Linda, California
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46 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is very nice it might be a low 4 star hotel but not a 3 star and i am picky. we stayed in the hospitality deck room and it had a portable air conditioner unit which worked great since it was a warm weekend being in the high 80's. amenities are nice wine tasting and app's and breakfast... More 

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Santa Clarita, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've stayed at this hotel 4 times in the last 9 years. Every visit was great. The hotel is clean and the rooms are well kept and comfortable. Buffet breakfast very family friendly. Staff is helpful and responsive to requests. Hotel is very close to the beach, which is so convenient with kids. Close to playground and boardwalk too. Enjoyable... More 

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

Dear bootsysmom, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your detailed review on Trip Advisor regarding your recent stay. It is wonderful to hear how much you have enjoyed all of your visits over the years. It is truly rewarding to hear how much you love Avila Beach and our family friendly property. Word of mouth is... More 

Los Angeles, California, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is NOT a 4-star hotel. The building and the rooms are quite outdated, the service was slow and poor, breakfast was very unimpressive. When we arrived the floor was wet, the next morning kitchen sink was backing up (the water was coming in from below), we called the service and the guy who looked at the sink told me... More 

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

Dear Tanya, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback regarding your recent stay. We are very sorry to hear of the maintenance issue occurred with your sink during your visit. We strive to exceed all of our guests expectations and it appears that we fell short of this during your stay. I have spoken directly... More 

Irvine, California
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13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is A Great Hotel In A Lovely Seaside Town! Wonderful Location. The Staff Very Nice & Pleasant, Cute Seaside Theme Perfect For his Quaint Seaside Town I Love it !!! This Hotel Is Located Right On The Beach. Restaurants Near By Such As Custom House & Mr Ricks. For Great Coffee & Snacks The Hula Hut is Next To... More 

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

Dear Ruby, thank you for your positive review. I am so pleased to hear that our staff made your stay pleasant and that you were able to explore the hidden treasures our area has to offer. We are so lucky to have a property in the heart of Avila Beach just a few steps away from The Custom House, Hula... More 

Temecula, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Avila is a great beach city, especially if you are looking for something quiet and low key. I'm not a fan of the beach but this is a great beach city. It was quaint and a great experience. The hotel was nice, clean and the staff was helpful. We will definitely go back again.

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

Dear MVPStudios, I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! It is always wonderful to hear that our staff and services met your needs and expectations. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel again soon! Kind Regards, Kalie Howard General Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fun, Location, Comfortable, Safe & Convenient with Everything you need away from home at the Beach! Front Ocean Beach View with Nice Patios to Enjoy a Maragarita or Corona! We fell asleep listening to the ocean waves & awake to them! Enjoyed our coffee on the patio watching the sun rise! Steps away to the Beach to BBQ! My entire... More 

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

Dear JoAnn A , I am pleased to hear that we were able to offer you a refuge from the summer heat. Our location is one of the things we are very proud about our hotel. We are lucky to have a location that utilizes all the Central Coast has to offer. Thank you for your review and we hope... More 

Fresno, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Avila is not big. Few resturants, lots of shops, few bars With that said Lighthouse Suites is in the middle of it all Most rooms have Ocean view which is across street. Nice pool spa area. Can be pricey in season. Rooms are very nice. Stay here. You will like it

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

Dear rackman0000, I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed our location. We are so lucky to have a property in the heart of Avila Beach. Thank you for your positive feedback and for recommending our hotel to other travelers. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind Regards, General Manager More 

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