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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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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had some issues up front with our room, but the staff made it right. We loved Avila Beach! Such an excellent little town! The food offered is wonderful. The staff is very friendly and the hotel is within walking distance to everything.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've been here 3 times, all for different occasions; a mother-daughter trip, a romantic getaway and the last one with another couple for wine tasting. The staff and all the hotel has to offer is great! Relaxing, cozy and intimate. Their daily reception of wine & hors d'oeuvres is delicious, not to mention their tasty nachos! A must see is... More

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Placentia, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

La Fonda, located in peaceful Avila Beach, offers to pamper guests with comfort, hot coffee freshly brewed 24 hours a day, croissants in the morning, fresh fruit, nibbles at lunchtime, tasty snacks and wines at the cocktail hour, and freshly-baked pies in the evening. All this is complimentary. They also supply a marvelous line of shampoos, body washes, and soaps... More

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Los Osos, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff was magnificent! Although no true secret, I booked the "Celebration" package. The staff was diligent in ensuring my wife did not know what was to come. The room was elaborately decorated with rose petals, including a "I <3 U" on the dining room table. They also arranged a couples massage the next morning. There is food! From 5pm... More

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Carmichael, California
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is one block from the cute beach town of Avila. It is very quaint. The service was amazing! They have appetizers in the afternoon, wine in the evening, pie in the late evening and fabulous croissants in the morning! What more could you ask for. The rooms are charming and the bed was VERY comfortable! It is Mediterranean... More

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San Luis Obispo, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For our 20th Anniversary I booked the Spa Room with Celebration Package and we couldn't have been more pleased! Everything from the way they decorated the room to their choice of chocolates and champagne, it was perfect! They kept us full with the chocolate chips cookies and snacks in the lounge when we arrived to the Wine & Appetizer party... More

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San Clemente, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've stayed at Avila La Fonda several times, and it's always been a wonderful experience. I stayed at the hotel this past visit with my daughter who is attending Cal Poly SLO. My daughter was laid up due to an injury, and it was so nice that the hotel has a section with games and a ton of DVDs for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to take a staycation and decided that Avila Beach would be the place to celebrate our anniversary. Since our kids are our number one priority, we decided to stay in the area, plus we never stayed localy before so it was a good change. After all this is the place that made her fall in... More

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

Dear Elvis L, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your recent visit to our little Inn by the sea. I am so pleased to hear that your enjoyed your visit to Avila Beach. It's always nice to hear that locals enjoy staying with us as much as our international guests from around the world. As you... More

Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous stay at La Fonda, we were celebrating a birthday and there was a wonderful piece of cake in the fridge and I mean it was delicious! There were snacks in a basket with no extra charge, morning coffee and delicious pastries, afternoon corona's and appetizers, evening wine. This hotel offers so much more then any hotel, you don't have... More

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

Dear Jo O, Happy birthday! I am so glad you found our little surprise at checkin. We offer a complimentary slice of chocolate cake for two for everyone when celebrating a birthday; celebrate an anniversary and receive a complimentary Champagne Toast at checkin! Celebrating anything else, and your sure to find a surprise to help you celebrate. We are so... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was awesome. I have never seen a hotel that has put so much thought into the little things. For instance, I noticed that the stamped tiles in the entryway had animal prints in them!! It was my wife and I 9 year anniversary and when we got into our room there was champagne in the fridge and two... More

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

Dear Paul M, Thank you so very much for taking the time to let us know about your recent experience. We are so very pleased to hear that you had such a nice experience. I was very glad to hear that you were able to take advantage of some of the wonderful amenities that sets us apart from our competition.... 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

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