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Villa Motel

1670 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
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Ranked #21 of 31 Hotels in San Luis Obispo
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small, inexpensive, clean motel was just the thing for our one night stay before boarding the train. You won't find a better bargain in the area, but don't expect too much in the way of extras. Our large room had a frig, microwave, table and two chairs, plus internet access. The street is noisy, but not so during sleeping... More 

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Bologna, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

On the occasion of events held in town SLO, like any other city, tends to become rather expensive. I spent one night at the Villa Motel during the annual Cal Poly open house in April 2015 since it was the only place still offering rooms for a decent price. I hadn't any reservation and all the motels previously contacted requested... More 

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ridgecrest,CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I wasn't expecting much from the place other than a place to lay my head for a couple of nights. The location is great and the price was right. Check-in was fast and simple. Beds were comfortable enough and the free wi-fi was strong and reliable. Within walking distance to downtown SLO.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Stayed a night here when visiting San Luis Obispo. No complaints, a very good experience! The hotel is very well located for a visit to the town and we walked from there to the Thursday night market and back and it was a great way to visit the town. The owner was very friendly, welcoming, and attentive and was a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Got a $50 room on price line. A bit dated but very clean and the trolley stop is very close. Checkin was a breeze and the owner very nice. A good micro brewery is a block up. Perfect for my wife and I to enjoy downtown so for a night.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We arrived around 1am and I felt so bad, we had to wake up the assistant at the front desk. He was very kind a d courteous, and sleepy. The room itself wasn't the most esthetic, but very clean and functional. I'm not that picky, so maybe that's why it did t read bother me. There just some cracks on... More 

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Palm Springs, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

The room was quite dated, and noisy. The wall shook every time someone's door closed within a hundred feet of your room. The $50 price tag is in line with what you get....and nothing more. The biggest upside to this place is there are several decent restaurants within a two minute walk. There are other, nicer options in that immediate... More 

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Garden Grove, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

We were greeted late evening by a very pleasant woman who showed us a cozy room and offered a good price. Nice to be taken care of! Enjoyed the small feel of the place and the quiet neighbors. Matched the town of San Luis Obispo. Could be a bit touched up inside the rooms for perfectionists, but totally adequate and... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

Really good place for stayovers! Nice experience. Would recommend to others. Rooms are clean and hygienic. Service was good. The kid working on the desk showed me the way to downtown and recommended some good restaurants. Talked to him for a while and he was really friendly. Nice experience! Will be back.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

They have a teenager kid as manager and this rude guy never know how to behave and talk with customers. I stayed there twice because everywhere else it was full. What they mentioned on website about their office hours is a lie. I checked in at 10.30 pm when office was closed and after a few minutes of bell hitting... More 

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