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Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa

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1215 Avila Beach Drive, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ojai, California
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Newly remodeled rooms are great, exterior tub is not so great. Physically good, but controls are difficult and inaccurate, water cannot be added, and the tub ran till I turned it off at the wall. Filtered water did not feel the same as prior experiences on the skin. Add a floating thermometer, make the controls more responsive, and allow guests... More 

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

We appreciate the opportunity to address the hot tubs. The new tubs do allow the water to be maintained at a temperature of between 100 and 104. This allows guests to get in and out of the tub, even hours later, and not have to wait to refill the tubs. We will certainly look into the controls and make sure... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a lovely stay at this resort. We booked one of the suites and it was a gorgeous newly-renovated room (bed was super comfortable although I think maybe a double? Seemed small but made up for it with comfort!) with a separate spacious living room area, beautiful bathroom with double sinks and walk-in shower with two rain shower heads,... More 

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

We are very pleased that you let us know that you had enjoyed your newly renovated suite and had a “lovely stay.” You did have a few questions I’d like to address. All our water for the hot tubs is mineral water. It sourced through deep aquifers, though different wells have varying degrees of minerals, i.e. that is some wells... More 

San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I spent the weekend at Sycamore Springs after our wedding in Nipomo. This was one of the best decisions of our wedding - it was absolutely relaxing! There is nothing like a gorgeous room filled with flowers and treats after the long week of wedding preparations. We chose to stay in the private rooms on the south... More 

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

We are honored that you spent your wedding night with Sycamore and that you had such a wonderful stay. Thank you so much for letting us know. And, Congratulations! More 

Visalia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We love, the suite, the food, the hot tub, the hiking path & the pool. The staff was friendly and service-oriented. Our mini-bar area in the suite was badly damaged. That's the only reason we did not rate the room "Excellent".

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us know that you enjoyed everything about the resort! We really appreciate that. In regards to the mini-bar, we are in renovating every suite and room at Sycamore, including the mini-bars. We are looking forward to your return. More 

O.C. California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are a light sleeper don't expect to get much sleep here. The property is right next to the highway and traffic runs late and then runs early in the morning. The property itself is nice but not really groomed and clean.

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

I apologize for the noise you experienced with the traffic. At times, there is traffic heading in and out of the village of Avila Beach. We work very hard at grooming the resort, including employing a large grounds crew. And we are in the process of a resort-wide renovation. We hope you'll return. More 

Fresno, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Loved it here, very romantic and calm. The view from our room was excellent the price was reasonable, and the staff was great. The restaurant was a little expensive but we enjoyed the food, also the bob Jones Trail was a fun bike ride!

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Fabulous to hear that you had a lovely honeymoon at Sycamore! Thank you for choosing our resort & spa. We hope you'll return very soon. More 

Bakersfield, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a great trip to Sycamore Springs. It was our second time there, and this time was better then the first! Loved the hiking trail and the Bob Jones trail to Avila Beach as well as the spa in our room.

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

We so appreciate your review and are very pleased that you had a great weekend, hiking the trails and enjoying the spa in your room. Hope to see you again very soon! More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Overall good experience. Rooms are comfortable, with ceiling fan and A/C. Food from room better than some hotels we have stayed. Noticed some round down though. If you have an emergency don't count on staff to help.

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

We are pleased to hear that you had a nice "overall stay." We are unclear about your comment that in an emergency don't expect the staff to respond. We are prepared to deal with emergencies. If there is a particular situation you are referred to, please contact the General Manager directly. Thank you--and we look forward to you returning to... More 

Rowland Heights, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a great place to relax! Daily soaking in hot tubs are wonderful and spa facilities are just what you need to add to the relaxing atmosphere. The grounds are lovely and peaceful. The service and help are excellent!

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us know that you enjoyed your stay at Sycamore and that the staff's customer service was excellent. We are looking forward to your return. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I loved this place so much. We were in the mystical suites. Our room was great only complaint was there was no microwave. On the other hand big shower, separate living area and the patio was very sweet. Let's not forget the mineral hot tub that thing was amazing. There is a zen garden and two paths, one leads you... More 

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SycamoreGuestService, General Manager at Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa, responded to this review

So glad you had a wonderful time at Sycamore. Thank you for letting us know you enjoyed the restaurant (steak & eggs), the hiking, the mineral tubs...We hope to see you again soon! More 

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