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Avila La Fonda Hotel

101 San Miguel Street, PO Box 217, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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Laguna Hills, California
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32 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have been coming here since this hotel opened and have been faithful guests. I have written stellar reviews in the past and recommended this place to so many people and have brought numerous guests here...... So with that being said, this is the first time we have been disappointed. I don't know what has happened or... More 

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

Dear Cindyda, Thank you for your recent review. I deeply apologize that our hotel did not live up to your expectations. We have really enjoyed being able to serve you on your many visits to Avila La Fonda. There is never an excuse for us not to have plenty of food for all our guests and you can rest assured... More 

San Francisco, California
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Avila La Fonda Hotel is really special. You feel like you're a guest in someone's house. The staff is top notch, so sweet and do their best to look out for the guests and make sure everyone is comfortable and enjoying their stay. There's a long list of special touches (warm croissants in the morning, wine in the evening, pie... More 

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Thank LMY55
Avila_La_Fonda_Hotel, General Manager at Avila La Fonda Hotel, responded to this review

Dear LMY55, It just warms my heart to read such a kind review. Thank you for sharing your compliments, they are greatly appreciated by the entire staff. I am glad you were able to enjoy all the little extras, as we love trying different recipes and coming up with new ideas to make sure our guests have a memorable stay.... More 

Los Angeles, California
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63 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved this place. Avila Beach is a fantastic little beach town. The floors in the rooms at this hotel are tile, not carpet, so you can tell they are clean. This hotel also offered free pie at 4pm along with breakfast of croissants. Really wonderful customer service. i highly recommend this hotel.

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

Dear wittliz, Thank you for reviewing the hotel! We pride ourselves on providing all the little extras, such as our breakfast pastries and evening pies, to ensure our guests have truly enjoyable stays. Avila is the perfect destination for a beach getaway, and we agree that the location cannot be beat. The housekeeping staff appreciated your compliments, and the entire... More 

Campbell, California, United States
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is a touch of South West, Romance, and Relaxation. As you enter you are warmly welcomed and provided with 2 etched short wine glasses. For breakfast there are decadent croissants, sometimes at noon there's a taco bar, at 6 there's wine tasting, and after 8 are a wonderful local variety of pies. You can walk to the beach... More 

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

Dear Charlotte J, What a truly wonderful review! Thank you for taking the time to share your review about your recent stay with us, I am so glad you enjoyed it. The housekeeping staff was thrilled to hear your compliments about the room, as our entire staff works hard to make sure guests feel welcome and comfortable. People seem to... More 

Visalia, CA
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22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

We keep coming back here & are never disappointed. Excellent staff, rooms, & service. We have traveled around the world & nothing compares. They always have food & drinks in their reception area for everyone. A little pricey but it is well worth it!

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

Dear svucoach, Thank you for sharing such a truly kind review! I always love to hear from our return customers, as I greatly appreciate your loyalty. All of us here at Avila La Fonda, from the front desk staff to the housekeeping staff, were thrilled to hear that you have enjoyed your prior stays with us, and we look forward... More 

Bahrain
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

Great hotel quaint rustic comfortable and clean . Love the fact they have lots of small business in the area which they promote and hence you never stop eating or drinking. We had a cheese and wine tasting , pie tasting and lots of other samples of food and fruit all locally grown fir us to eat any time. Love... More 

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

Dear julie, Thank you so much for sharing your review. I am truly thrilled to hear that you had such a pleasant stay at Avila La Fonda. Our guests seem to love the wine hour, morning pastries, and evening pies, and we love trying out new recipes for them all. Our staff works very hard to be welcoming and accommodating,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

If you and your significant other want to getaway from the big city, children or just want to unwind from the stress of work, this is your hotel. Spanish style decor all throughout. The room that we stayed in was clean, comfortable, had a tub and the bed was very relaxing. There were complimentary drinks and snacks in our room... More 

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1 Thank RJ E
Avila_La_Fonda_Hotel, General Manager at Avila La Fonda Hotel, responded to this review

Dear RJ E, Thank you for sharing such a kind review! It warms my heart to hear from guests who have thoroughly enjoyed their stays with us. The housekeeping staff was so excited to read your nice remarks about the room. I fully agree that Avila La Fonda is the perfect place for a couple's getaway, especially being just a... More 

San Francisco, California
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53 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

My husband and I went for the weekend and had an amazing. stay. The hotel itself is really nice. I love the Spanish style decor and the way that they have decorated. The room was nice, with a big spa tub, a king bed, and a chair for lounging. A door opens to a little balcony with a table and... More 

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

Dear iammags, Thank you for the kind review! I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and found the room and amenities to your liking. We agree that Avila Beach is the perfect place to celebrate an anniversary, and we always enjoy being even a small part of special occasions. The unique decor and great location are two... More 

Camarillo, California
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109 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

While beach hotels are typically pricey due to their location, sometimes they are also worth the cost. This place is one such place. Without a doubt it's a hit to me and well worth returning to. The location is one block off the beach, so there are closer places, but it's such a short walk and the place is simply... More 

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

Dear ChristinSOCA, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a kind review. Everyone here at the hotel, from the front desk staff to the housekeeping staff, was just thrilled to hear your compliments. We agree that at Avila La Fonda, the location, decor, hospitality, and all the little extras come together for a wonderful and relaxing... More 

Evanston, Illinois
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97 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

This is such a beautiful, clean, comfortable and welcoming place. We stayed 3 nights in Nov 2015 and loved it. The room is very comfortable and spacious. Lots of space for your things in the bathroom, too. Soft robes provided. I loved the constant feedings! Wine and appetizers when we arrived in the evening, pie later on, croissants & coffee... More 

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

Dear Maureen M, Wow! Thank you so much for the kind review! I just love hearing from guests who were pleased with their stay. The housekeeping and front desk staffs were so flattered by your comments. We work hard to provide everything our guests need for the perfect stay! Thank you for noticing the food- we always enjoy trying out... More 

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