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La Serena Inn

GreenLeadersSilver level
990 Morro Avenue, Morro Bay, CA 93442
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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minnesota
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32 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2008

4 ladies traveling from LA to Sonoma Wine country stopped here to spend the first night on the Pacific Coast Highway 1. Love the town of Morro Bay. The hotel was neat and clean with a balcony off of the room. Good price and fit our needs. The parking was close and covered. Walked the 2 blocks to the ocean... More 

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San Diego
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2008

We were a family of 4 (2 school-aged children) and found this to be a great place for us to stay for 3 nights. My first impression was the fresh smell of the place and the feeling that everything was clean and well kept throughout. Room size (2 queens) was adequate for our needs. Beds comfortable. The hot drinks available... More 

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Bonny Doon, Calif
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2008

Three of us (two rooms) enjoyed a nice stay at La Serena. You will not find a better deal on California's Central Coast in terms of cleanliness, location, helpful staff and cost. The rates are particularly attractive if you have AAA or AARP. The 2nd floor rooms we had (209 and 210) were very spacious and incl. refrigerator, microwave plus... More 

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Los Angeles
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2007

Stayed 3 nights here, 3 women, 1 room but it was roomy and had a great view! We were close to the harbor, the restaurants and a view of the rock !! Maid service ok.. we had spilled some dried nuts on the carpet and they were still there when we left which indicated they never vacummed... hm... Had clean... More 

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Camarillo, Ca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2007

Our one night stay was exceedingly comfortable. We felt very welcomed and the staff was eager to please. Rooms were well equiped and very clean. Everything worked! We will stay here again.

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guilford,ct.
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2007

This is not the ritz carlton. This is a very quiet and peaceful little place nestled 2 blocks from the beach. The elavator is a little creepy but the room was very warm and inviting. Very clean. The comp breakfast is very basic but we were not expecting 5 star cuisine either. Awesome area. Take a walk down to the... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2007

We stayed three nights in the La Serena Inn in Morro Bay. The hotel is definitely a charmer: very clean, great staff, very nice large rooms, nice breakfast, great location, and great price. What's not to like about this place? If I go to the area again, no question: I will certainly stay there again.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2007

My room was clean, the hotel is in a perfect location, and I could not have been happier about the size of the room, refrigerator, microwave, and realtive quiet of the hotel. However, I had a continual problem with staff charging my bank card in error. The hotel is fine, just beware of giving your credit card numbers. The staff... More 

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Pismo Beach, Calif.
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2007

The hotels listed are really the ones I would recommend. I've stayed in the Embarcadero Inn, but that was in the early 90s when I attended a function at the popular Morro Bay Yacht Club across the street. I've also stayed at the Inn at Morro Bay, across from the golf course. It used to be called "The Golden Tee".... More 

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Menlo Park
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2007

We stopped in Morro Bay during our leisurely drive down the coast. After flipping through the AAA book, we decided to check out La Serena and we ended up staying there for 3 nights in the junior suite. The room was clean, quiet and roomy and had a microwave and refrigerator. With our 9 month baby in tow, we spent... More 

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