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San Luis Bay Inn

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3254 Avila Beach Dr., Avila Beach, CA 93424
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Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW 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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55 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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
5 hotel reviews
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
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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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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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for three days. They put us in a room without A/C that faces another room so there was absolutely no breeze! It was very warm! Maintenance brought us a fan but that didn't help unless you stood directly in front of it. We won't be staying here again!

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Sherry W, Manager at San Luis Bay Inn, responded to this review

We are very sorry to hear you experienced some difficulties with the AC system during your stay. This is certainly not our Wyndham standards. We will have our maintenance team look into these issues to eliminate any future occurrences. We strive to provide top of the line accommodations for all our guests and your feedback will help us to do... More 

Aberdeen, Scotland
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95 reviews
68 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for three nights as part of a USA road trip. It was one of the highlights of the holiday. The rooms were large and well equipped and the small town and beach were also great. There are several good quality restaurants and a couple of places offering wine tastings. If however you are seeking night life and... More 

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Sherry W, Manager at San Luis Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing this feedback, Twoshortplanks! We appreciate that you took the time to share your experience with us in Avila. On your next visit, we encourage you to speak with the concierge on property to help you find interesting things to do at night. We hope to see you again soon. More 

San Marcos
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Second stay here. Staff is extremely friendly and accommodating! Rooms are very clean and have everything you need. The location is wonderful with ocean and bay views, The Custom House restaurant is delicious and my favorite in the area, I highly recommend this timeshare which also has a few rooms for daily rentals!

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San Francisco, California
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42 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

Spent a weekend at this property exploring the central coast including Pismo Beach, Morrow Bay, San Luis Obispo, Avila Beach. We got a great rate on our room, and found out a few things after we arrived. This seems to be a timeshare location for some folks, there is no restaurant on-site but several are walking distance, our room had... More 

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Sherry W, Manager at San Luis Bay Inn, responded to this review

Dear KarenRCB, Thank you for taking the time to review our resort. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay, found the area pleasant and the property clean and well-maintained. We will be sure to share your comments with our team. We look forward to having you stay with us again. 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: $186 - $367 (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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