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San Luis Bay Inn

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Longview, WA
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and family have been staying at the San Luis Bay Inn for over twenty years. The grounds are very well kept and the rooms get updated every several years. The pool is large and heated (there is also a kiddie pool), there's a game room (ping-pong free, pool$, air hockey$ and arcade games$), they have barbeques you can... More 

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Millbrae, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great location for spending 3 nights along the coast visiting Avila beach, Pismo beach and Moro Bay in addition to the main SLO area. The studio units have a full kitchen which is very well equipped. Make sure you stop by the Avila Valley Barn and check out one of the few apple orchards in the area.

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights in June. Great location close to Avila Beach and about 10 minutes to Pismo Beach. Large pool and hot tub. Staff was very friendly and welcoming. The only thing I would suggest for this resort is more fire pits. For such a large hotel they only had one, which only gives room for a small... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Avila Beach is a small but lovely town. The hotel is a timeshare. We rented a one bedroom suite from an owner. It was spacious, clean and had a great view from the fifth floor. The staff were very polite and helpful. They really make you feel welcome. This is a great option for the price in this area.

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Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We own a week here and this trip we were placed on what I consider the wrong side. But as you can see the view is still nice. We have a full kitchen so there is no need to spend a ton on eating out. It is a beautiful clear night here even though 30 miles away it is 100... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

This is a timeshare resort but we were able to book rooms separately. The price was very reasonable. After checking in, they did try to talk us into going to a 90 minute seminar about the resort. They weren't too pushy and understood that we only had two nights and one full day there and wanted to make the most... More 

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Southern California
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11 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

My family loves this place. Anytime we find an opening here, we book it, through our timeshare Diamond Resorts. The facility is great, overlooking San Luis Bay. The pool area is average, but there is a separate shallow pool for kids which my young children love and so do we because we don't to worry too much. The beach is... More 

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Buckeye, Arizona
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

We had a lovely 1bdrm condo on the 4th floor with an ocean view. Very lovely condo and the location right across from Avila Beach and down from the pier was excellent. Everyone was very helpful and we totally enjoyed our visit. While there, we ate breakfast at Fat Cat's down the road about half a mile. Excellent food and... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

The hotel is somewhat old and the decor is out-dated. The gym is extremely tiny, and the pool/hot tub area is nothing to brag about. They will try to sell you on a timeshare multiple times during your stay. None of this is a big deal though. My main complaint was this: at 3:00 in the morning, we woke up... More 

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Sacramento, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Nice resort, too little time to take advantage of the pool and spa, nearby spas, golf course. Went to have a bit of ocean breezes and visit Hearst Castle. Plan to return with a another day or two to explore other options. Walked over to the shops and restaurants along the beach during a street fair, nice options and live... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
GreenLeadersSilver level
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about San Luis Bay Inn

Address: 3254 Avila Beach Dr., Avila Beach, CA 93424
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Avila Beach
Price Range: $184 - $336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — San Luis Bay Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 68
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Also Known As:
San Luis Bay Hotel Avila Beach
Hotel San Luis Bay
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Avila Beach
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