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Back Bay Inn

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1391 Second Street, Baywood Park, CA 93402
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Jose, California
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78 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

First the positives, then the negatives, then the bottom line. Read the whole review. The inn is in a lush setting just a few feet from the water. The beautifully landscaped grounds between the inn and the water provide wonderful window views from our room, so be sure to request a water-side room. We had a king-size bed in fairly... More 

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Portishead, United Kingdom
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31 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent two nights here in April .... we were driving slowly up the PCH from LAX to SFO and came across this place from a blog by someone who had done the same trip and decided to stay. Booking was easy, the room descriptions are accurate and the photos too. The views from the gardens and most rooms are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing, absolute hidden gem with the warmest locals. Off the beaten track and worth it in every way. A must for all sorts of travellers, especially if you want some great surf at nearby spots. Free wine on arrival and breakfast the next morning is a added bonus.

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Santa Barbara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in room 208. Enjoyed sitting on the lanai sipping a complimentary glass of Chardonnay. Beautiful view of bay. Enjoyed a lovely dinner across the street at the Mexican restaurant and a pleasant walk in the neighborhood northwest of the hotel before turning in early. Quiet. Good bed and lots of pillows made for s good nights sleep for us... More 

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Paul I, Guest Relations Manager at Back Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for staying with us. It sounds like you found one of our favorite activities - just sitting down and watching the bay with a glass of wine in hand! La Palapa Mexican Restaurant does a great job with their food and hospitality. Glad to hear they took good care of you. Hope to see you back soon! More 

Buellton
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23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just stayed here last weekend. We loved it!! Exceeded our expectations. Beautiful grounds where you can sit and sip on some wine and enjoy the estuary. Our room had a balcony (2nd floor) and had everything we needed to enjoy our stay. Free wine in the evening and coffee in the morning. Very nice sleepy town close to SLO and... More 

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Paul I, Guest Relations Manager at Back Bay Inn, responded to this review

We are delighted that you loved your stay with us! We are off the beaten path, but well worth the peace and tranquility you've found here. Good choice on the second floor - we're glad you discovered it. The views are spectacular. Hope to see you agin soon in Baywood! More 

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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Nice room (209) with balcony and by view. Well maintained property in village part of Moro. You can see the dunes and a nice sunset from your balcony. Good breakfast in the adjacent cafe. Some good restaurants within a quarter mile walking distance. Friendly and knowledgeable staff.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

The BBI has what you need most in a get-away - a nice location and clean rooms. I have stayed in many B&B's and I have stayed in better and worse. We stayed in unit 10 which was upstairs, with a nice deck and view of the bay. We stayed three nights and our experience was fine for most of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

My wife and I stayed in Rm 104 for three nights. I was there to ride in a century bike ride on Sat. We loved our time there. The staff is wonderful including Sue who greeted us and checked us in and the maid who did a nice job keeping our room ready. Kelli also made us want to return... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

***** Lovely, flower filled gardens, waterside setting, clean, good service, friendly, lots of restaurants close by. LabrInth, board walk, trails, park side setting with tables,chairs. We traveled from Maui & love it here!

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North Shore, Oahu
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Beautiful grounds, comfortable bed, and a superior staff, make a stay at this quiet spot on Morro Bay a very pleasant experience. Comp'd breakfast a Back Bay Cafe is a real plus. Had a really nice stay and have already booked a future stay.

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