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Avila La Fonda Hotel

4.0 of 5 101 San Miguel Street, PO Box 217, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Overland Park, Kansas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

However, we met up with some friends who just love this area! What a great hotel! From the breakfast in the croissants and coffee in the morning, the afternoon wine and cheese reception to the pie at the end of the day. Everyone at the hotel was very warm and welcoming. We loved this hotel and the area and will... More 

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Avila_La_Fonda_Hotel, General Manager at Avila La Fonda Hotel, responded to this review

Dear nancyk276, Thank you so much for taking the time to let others know about your recent visit to the Avila La Fonda Hotel. I am so happy that you were able to explore this special area we call home. I was also happy to hear that you enjoyed not only beautiful weather, but our wonderful baked goods as well.... More 

Salinas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed for our belated honeymoon and were treated very well by staff. They had a bottle of bubbly waiting for us in our room, which was a pleasant surprise. The area is right by the beach, nice. A friendly area with nice walks. We would stay again, and again....

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Avila_La_Fonda_Hotel, General Manager at Avila La Fonda Hotel, responded to this review

Dear William L, The staff and I were beyond pleased to read your review following your recent honeymoon stay. We were happy to hear that you felt the staff went above and beyond to make your special day as wonderful as possible. We certainly hope that you'll think of us for many anniversaries to come. Kind regards, Christopher King General... More 

Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the bed-side jacuzzi tub-enjoyed it while sipping wine and watching a movie on the big screen TV. Delicious late night pies and super welcoming and friendly staff. It was my birthday and they left me a slice of "birthday" cake in the fridge...

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Avila_La_Fonda_Hotel, General Manager at Avila La Fonda Hotel, responded to this review

Dear drleanna, Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We were thrilled to read that your stay was so enjoyable. We strive to provide an outstanding experience for each and every guest that stays with us and I was happy to hear that your's was no exception. We look forward to seeing you again for many years to come.... More 

1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the most romantic hotel we have ever stayed at. We celebrated our 9th anniversary there. From great hospitality to wonderful rooms. They greeted us with a little thank you gift, offered complementary wine tasting, water and even beer and soda. Fresh baked pies at night and fresh baked croissants in the morning! There was a complimentary goodie basket... More 

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Avila_La_Fonda_Hotel, General Manager at Avila La Fonda Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Angela T, The Avila La Fonda Staff & I were so pleased to read your review today! You mentioned that you stayed for your anniversary which compelled me to share that most of our guests stay with us when they want to celebrate something special. Whether it's a birthday, anniversary or just a weekend with your sweetie, we strive... More 

Hong Kong, China
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With no reservation I stepped into the hotel and asking for a room. A friendly guy offered me several room options and invited me as well to a wine tasting at the evening. The breakfast is not really fancy but fine. - All in all it is a very nice hotel with a special (Spanish/Mexican) atmosphere and very personal touch.... More 

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Avila_La_Fonda_Hotel, General Manager at Avila La Fonda Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Janning, Thanks so much for taking the time to review our hotel. We were so pleased to read that you enjoyed all of the little touches that make the La Fonda so special. I am so happy to hear that the staff was friendly and accommodating also. We sincerely hope you will consider us the next time you visit... More 

Scottsdale, Arizona
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed one night in this unique boutique hotel in the charming beach town of Avila Beach. We came across this place on a day trip a few years ago and made it a priority to come back and stay. We love the small, clean and friendly atmosphere of the town and the hotel takes all of this to another... More 

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Avila_La_Fonda_Hotel, General Manager at Avila La Fonda Hotel, responded to this review

Dear MrsWinenaut, First off I want to thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent visit to our Inn. I was extremely pleased to hear that your visit was just as special as the first time you stayed. We truly appreciate your returning and certainly hope you will be doing so for many years to... More 

Sonoma, California
Top Contributor
104 reviews 104 reviews
12 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful beach town with high quality hotel. Let's see about the value. Reduced price mid week, nachos and beer mid day, wine in afternoon, local baked pie in the evening and fresh croissant in the morning. Nice room, great staff, no problems. Oh yes, 10% discount for meal at Custom House. Enjoy this good value.

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Avila_La_Fonda_Hotel, General Manager at Avila La Fonda Hotel, responded to this review

Dear BoulderNut, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent visit to Avila Beach. I was extremely pleased to read that you enjoyed not only great weather, but great rates and a helpful staff. We urge all travelers to consider traveling in December and January as the Central Coast experiences some of its best weather... More 

San Diego, California
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174 reviews 174 reviews
29 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here in the late afternoon and stayed the night without advanced reservations. This is really a great little place that is run by a family instead of corporate America. We really liked the Mexican theme throughout the entire hotel and room. It was like staying in a small hotel in Baja CA without being in Mexico. The location... More 

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Avila_La_Fonda_Hotel, General Manager at Avila La Fonda Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Travelin M, Thank you so much for letting us know about your recent stay at the Avila La Fonda Hotel. The staff and I read over your lovely review and were so pleased to hear a seasoned traveler like yourself found the hotel to be so enjoyable. You truly touched on many of the special amenities and extras that... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first stay at La Fonda, and we absolutely love our visit. We were greeted with such hospitality by the Staff, there's warm delicious croissants and juice for breakfast, 12noon time nachos and drinks, 5p cheese and wine, and 8pm fresh baked pies - be sure to get there on time as the snacks go quick! We had... More 

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Avila_La_Fonda_Hotel, General Manager at Avila La Fonda Hotel, responded to this review

Dear laurenr440, The staff and I were so pleased to read your review and cannot thank you enough for taking the time to write it. We were especially excited to hear that even though there were a few issues, that our world-class staff were able to correct them without impacting your experience. In this industry that is something we strive... More 

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

This resort is fabulous. We found it a year ago. We had been on a long weekend trip and decided to take an extra day and we decided to drive through Avila Beach and found this fabulous place. So again when we diecided to take a few days off we went right back to La Fonda Hotel. It just so... More 

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Avila_La_Fonda_Hotel, General Manager at Avila La Fonda Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ruthan G, Thank you so much for letting us know about your recent visit to Avila Beach. We were so very pleased that our romantic ambiance suited your needs so well. We strive to provide a romantic retreat for anyone looking to spend time with those they hold dear. The Inn was designed to be a special place for... More 

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Address: 101 San Miguel Street, PO Box 217, Avila Beach, CA 93424
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Avila Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Avila La Fonda Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 28
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Also Known As:
Avila La Fonda Beach
Avila La Fonda Boutique Hotel
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Avila Beach
#2 Family Hotel in Avila Beach

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