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Homestead Motel

920 Olive Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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Bangkok, Thailand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The long and short of this place is that it's okay. At over $100/night with taxes, it's definitely expensive for what it offers. But this is also SLO, where prices are high. All the basics were there: A/C, clean, hot water, decent bed, fridge, hangers, etc. That said... This place needs A LOT of physical improvements and renovation. The place... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're not too complicated like me this "motel" will be enough for a night but it's cartainly not good. It's quite disgusting, the floor is more than dirty (watch the picture below), the shower is certainly not the place where you want to wash yourself, the walls are in a bad state, the floor too and I'll pass on... More 

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Sacramento, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Read the terrible reviews and had to check it out myself. Just driving through the property tells me the ghastly comments are accurate. Good God this place is a dump. The few people we saw outside were trashy, and as for the grounds, yuck! I would never want to see the inside of a room. Based on the comments and... More 

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Phoenix, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

I book a room here through Hotels.com. this is the worst Hotel I have ever stayed in , completely disgusting ! I had pre paid for the room and Hotels.com would not give my money back . I personally think this is some sort of scam... $200 a night what a joke!!!

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This hotel was appalling. The room was not clean, no coffee maker, glass, hairdryer or iron. Way overpriced and the bathroom, oh my god, it was disgusting, the full extent of which was revealed in daylight. Other reviews (just seen by us) cover this hotel well. It should be reported to authorities.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Do not stay at this hotel or trust me you will be sorry!!! I unfortunately had no other option I had to say one night at this place due to every other hotel in the area being booked, I was driving up from Orange County ca and was very tired from the long drive and I had to ring the... More 

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Davis, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

The Homestead was a last resort on a weekend with multiple wine festivals in the area. Claiming to be booked out, rooms clocked in between 90$ and 150$ (the latter for the 3-bed room). Being directly situated next to Highway 101 was indeed the first warning - even though this particular corner is home to a patch of at least... More 

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Paradise, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

Please do not stay at the Homestead. My daughter and I spent a night there Oct.13, 2012. It was parents week-end at the University and rooms were scarce. The furniture had ground in dirt and was sticky. There were huge rust colored stains on the side of the box springs (don't know what it was.) Just everything was dirty..walls, floors,... More 

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Laguna Beach, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

I had been married about 3-4 months and thought I'd carry my bachelor-like habits of hotel finding on to married life. We called around and found the "best deal" (read cheapest) for a hotel for the weekend. Homestead gave us some deal like $50/night. That should have been a sign! Nevertheless, we said great, we'll take it. Finding the place... More 

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San Diego, California, United States
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

Dirtiest hotel I stayed in California. The people who owed that place don’t care; cleaning couple don’t speak English/ or pretend that don’t understand, management is lazy. The place is disgrace.

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