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Avila Lighthouse Suites

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   550 Front Street, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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Ranked #2 of 5 hotels in Avila Beach
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were driving home to Canada from our winter AZ vacation and running out of daylight one afternoon so we took a random freeway exit and stumbled upon Avila LIghthouse. I count that as one of the luckiest days of my life. We got a reasonably priced 2d-floor room with a partial ocean view off the balcony (not the oceanfront... More

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AvilaLighthouse... G, Manager at Avila Lighthouse Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing such a glowing review of your recent stay with us! I am delighted to hear that you made some lasting memories in the adorable town of Avila Beach, as well as on our beautiful property. We are so happy that you stumbled upon us, and that we were able to be a part of... More

Temecula, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Avila Beach for a weekend vacation and thoroughly enjoyed the trip! The Avila Lighthouse Suites were beautiful! Nautical theme throughout---lovely room accents--great continental breakfast--across the street from the beach--right by quaint little shops and good restaurants--beach was uncrowded and clean--staff was friendly and accommodating! Price was a little high, but the experience was worth the cost!! Hope to... More

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AvilaLighthouse... G, Manager at Avila Lighthouse Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your sharing you comments regarding your recent stay at the Avila Lighthouse Suites. We appreciate your kind words and are glad to hear you enjoyed every aspect of your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back to our property again very soon! Sincerely, Kyli Frauenheim Front Desk Manager More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location right on the beach in a quaint town with lots of things to do. Nice pool, beach, pier...basketball court, ping pong, children's playground, over-sized checkers. For adults, there are a handful of wine tasting rooms within short walk. Short drive to Pismo, San Luis Obispo. Staff was exceptionally helpful to us in a difficult situation totally not their... More

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AvilaLighthouse... G, Manager at Avila Lighthouse Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent stay with us. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed everything during your stay. Avila Beach is a hidden gem, and we hope you can join us again soon to make some more wonderful memories. Very best, Kyli Frauenheim Front Desk Manager More

Templeton
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014 via mobile

Me and my 2 kids came here for a summer getaway, we had come the summer before and had a nice experience. We booked a family Villa this time wawfulhich is not cheap for 4 nights... I love being right on the ocean and having the balcony doors open all night to enjoy the sound of the ocean and cool... More

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los gatos
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We stayed here for one night. It was a last minute stop on our drive up the coast back from disneyland. Avila beach for one is a hidden gem, absolutely beautiful. This place is right smack in the middle of everything across the street from the beach. The rooms are like mini condos, although only a fridge and micro are... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We only stayed for one night in an ocean front room but I would definitely return here. The suite is great with a separate sitting room and bedroom [both with TVs] - there was a coffee maker/wine glasses/ microwave/ mugs - also a desk area with good lighting and the internet access was great. The decor is fun; nice light... More

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NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

What an amazing time we had over 3 nights here. Our family loved the resort and all it offers. The rooms are very clean, well appointed and decorated in wonderful Cali seashore themes. The staff is caring and show great respect for their property. In fact, I observed then painting the curbs, cleaning the concrete around the pool and many... More

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La Jolla, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

I joined two girlfriends at the Avila Lighthouse Suites Hotel for a long weekend. We had a marvelous time. The highlight of our stay was having massages and facials at The Spa Avila, which is on the grounds. All the rooms are suites and ours had a view of the pool and the Pacific Ocean! It was clean and very... More

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AvilaLighthouse... G, Manager at Avila Lighthouse Suites, responded to this review

Carlyn, Thank you very much for sharing your stay with us! We are happy to have been a part of what sounds like a very relaxing girls weekend! With so much to do on property, and a large choice of activities within blocks of our property, there's always a reason to return!! Looking forward to seeing you again soon, Kyli... More

Nassau, New Providence Island
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53 reviews 53 reviews
7 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

What a find this little place is! The hotel was clean comfortable, quiet and well run. It is full of character and absolutely charming. Avila beach itself is one of those dreamy little California Beach towns that is just so pleasant to be in. San Luis Obispo is not far away and of course you are close to wine country... More

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

The Avila Lighthouse Suites is a great place for a getaway. It's in a tucked away area close to SLO/Pismo yet very convenient to cute restaurants and shops and basically right on the beach. You can't beat the location. Shops and restaurants are right next to the hotel but not crazy touristy busy. The rooms were very comfortable and spacious.... More

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Also Known As:
Avila Lighthouse Hotel Avila Beach
Avila Lighthouse Hotel
Avila Lighthouse Beach
Address: 550 Front Street, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Avila Beach
Amenities:
Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Avila Beach
#2 Romantic Hotel in Avila Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Avila Lighthouse Suites 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Just steps from the sand, the Avila Lighthouse Suites is perfectly nestled in the quaint beach town of Avila Beach between the mountains and the sea. Our all-suite beachfront hotel offers comfortable and spacious two-room suites, each with a private balcony or patio to admire the beautiful views. Guests enjoy a complimentary expanded continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi, parking, spa services at our on-site spa facility, beachfront heated pool and Jacuzzi and family play areas. ... more   less 
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