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Madonna Inn

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100 Madonna Road, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were recommended this place from people we met in Tupelo....it is an amazing place to visit even if just to see the decor in the restaurant.... The rooms are unique and very comfortable. the restaurant decked out in pink and food was first class....They also made my mother feel special once they knew we were celebrating her birthday...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a place to stay! No room is the same and each one has its own characteristics. Simply a must stay if you are in the area. With expansive views, trails, gardens and a wonderfully unique pool area, there is something for everyone in your party.

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Dawsonville, Georgia
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58 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I travel too much. I fly over 100,000 miles per year and stay in 50 to 75 hotels per year. This is without a doubt the most unusual and fun place to stay. Carefully review the web site to find a room most to your liking. My preferences include the "rock" rooms and waterfall showers. The fireplaces are especially nice.... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My best girlfriend & I stayed in the Barrel of Fun room at Madonna Inn last summer during a California road trip and it was one of the most the most fun and memorable hotel experiences I've ever had. I had long hoped to one day stay here based on the sheer kitsch factor, and we decided it was worth... More 

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Tinley Park, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to experience a quirky place, this is it. Rooms are themed but different from each other. Major use of stone from the area. Marble banister from Hearst Castle. I believe that we had stayed there 40+ years ago, when it was much smaller and not such a hustling beehive of activity. Must see the rest rooms in... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Madonna Inn is probably one of the most quirkiest hotels in the world, each bedroom/suite has its own individual layout and decor. We were accommodated in room 302 which is best described as Fred Flintstones House. The walls were solid rock including the bathroom which looked as though it had been carved out of the mountainside with a cave... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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78 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family looks forward to staying here every year. We've stayed in different rooms each time and have enjoyed them all. The kids love the rock themed rooms best, while my wife and I found the round bed in the Vous room quite entertaining. We hope to keep this tradition alive for many years to come.

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a truly special place, and, while not for everyone probably, it appealed immensely to me and my best friend. We went to The Madonna Inn for a girlfriend's getaway this past weekend, and had an extraordinary visit. The rooms are even more spectacular than the pictures online (when does that ever happen?). The dining room is opulent and... More 

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South Florida, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We unknowingly chose to stop here after a long day driving the PCH from Carmel, stopping to see sights along the way. Its outside appearance evoked roadside motels I recalled from the 50's and 60's so I was curious. As we approached the overall size of the property was overwhelming, it just seemed to have evolved in to a small... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped in for dinner on our journey up the California coast. We were intrigued with the story behind the owner and the architecture of the buildings. The manager was very personable and engaging and our waitress couldn't be more perfect! The setting is magical, the food was fresh and cooked to perfection. We were there for... More 

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