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1391 2nd St, Baywood Park, CA 93402-1111
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#1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Baywood Park
The Back Bay Inn is a waterfront Inn located in Baywood Park/Los Osos on the Central Coast of California in San Luis Obispo County, midway between Los Angeles & San Francisco. It is a pretty, tranquil spot and our guests call it the perfect "getaway". The rooms in the Main Building overlook the water and the hills of our wonderful State Park, Montana de Oro. Complimentary breakfast is served at our popular Back Bay Cafe. Our restaurant, Blue Heron, is open Thursday through Monday nights from 4 to 9pm. A short stroll away is the Audubon Sweet Springs Bird Sanctuary. The busy waterfront of Morro Bay is a 5 mile drive from the inn, and wineries can be found near San Luis Obispo and in the North County. The Back Bay Inn is the perfect base camp for hiking, biking, bird watching and other adventures or just to sit back and watch the changing of the tides!
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Brody S wrote a review Feb 2021
12 contributions16 helpful votes
If you don’t like dealing with hearing other people’s noise, including being able to hear their entire conversations through the walls, don’t stay here. Period full stop. If you don’t mind, you’ll love it here. Gorgeous views, decent accommodations, run by friendly folks. But omg so noisy.
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Date of stay: February 2021
Lynlewi wrote a review Nov 2020
Soquel, California24 contributions14 helpful votes
This Inn is located right on the bay. The gardens are well kept. Our room was large and comfortable and it had a great view. There were a few restaurants within walking distance. The staff were friendly and competent. We left a phone charger in the room and they promptly sent it back to us. (Thank you.)There were choices for breakfast which we ate in our room because it was too cool to eat in the beautiful gardens. This is a great area for birdwatching. We felt safe regarding the virus there because the Inn was so clean and there was plenty of space on the grounds.
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Date of stay: November 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
AndanteNoCal wrote a review Dec 2019
Northern Cal.21 contributions38 helpful votes
We stumbled upon the Back Bay Inn and only got to spend one night, but enjoyed our brief stay. We had a bay-front room on the ground floor, which opened onto the lawn and boardwalk along the shore, so it wasn't terribly private. But for privacy there are rooms facing a garden in back. And we enjoyed a glass of wine sitting in comfortable lawn chairs and watching the owners and dogs out for their evening stroll, as well as watching birds and the quiet bay.
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Date of stay: December 2019
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westie2 wrote a review Oct 2019
Kensington, Connecticut9869 contributions479 helpful votes
We were warmly greeted at check-in and provided vouchers for breakfast at the Bay Back Cafe for each morning of our stay. Our spacious room, one of 23, was situated on the second floor and included a king-size bed, fireplace, refrigerator and a semi private deck overlooking the beautifully tendered gardens that were often alive with monarch butterflies and hummingbirds. The large windows to the rear of our room provided an excellent view of the bay including numerous brown and white pelicans, a variety of shorebirds and an osprey surveying its hunting grounds from atop a tree. Included in the room rate is a nightly help-your-self wine reception that included a trio of wines plus olives and bread sticks. One evening while enjoying a glass of wine on the patio we met the owner, Bill, who was very cordial and explained how he had just purchased an additional 100 plants to enhance the already beautiful gardens throughout the property. Breakfast at the Bay Back Cafe was very good though the number of choices are somewhat limited. There is also a fine dining restaurant, Blue Heron, on the property that has a spacious patio where we dined twice during our four night stay. In summary, we were very happy with the service, room quality and amenities.
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Date of stay: September 2019
Beth S wrote a review Jul 2019
Clovis, California49 contributions37 helpful votes
Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the beautiful Back Bay Inn. The Inn itself is lovely. The room was vert clean and had all that we needed. We stayed in a second floor room and it was very spacious with spectacular views. The Inn provides complimentary breakfast at their cafe next door (which was healthy and delicious) along with wine and snacks in the evening. The location is ideal whether you're looking to get away to relax or venture out and explore. Jess, the host during our stay, was super friendly, loaded with information and made our stay extra special. Thank you Back Bay Inn, we plan to see you again soon!!
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Date of stay: July 2019
Trip type: Traveled as a couple
$185 - $294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Back Bay Inn
Which popular attractions are close to Back Bay Inn?
Nearby attractions include Montana de Oro State Park (2.2 miles), Morro Bay National Estuary (1.8 miles), and Morro Bay Skateboard Museum (2.7 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Back Bay Inn?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Back Bay Inn?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Back Bay Inn?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at Back Bay Inn?
Yes, free parking and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Back Bay Inn?
Conveniently located restaurants include Galley Seafood Grill & Bar, Bayside Cafe, and Frankie and Lola's.
Is Back Bay Inn located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.5 miles away from the center of Baywood Park.
Are pets allowed at Back Bay Inn?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does Back Bay Inn have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the harbor view available here.
Is Back Bay Inn accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.