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Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa

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Lompoc
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have been to many resorts and I know this is what some would consider a resort but it has a way to go. When I think resort I think of quiet time and relaxing and with all the noise of traffic which you have no control over it will be hard to ever be that place.

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Roseville
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great place. Good service, relaxing, only problem was AC unit in our room was not effective when it got warm outside. Getting ready to go to dinner when it's over 85 degrees in your room is not fun. They need to update those units in some of the older rooms. Called maintenance and they were nice but really couldn't do... More 

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Paso Robles
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just did a girls weekend at Sycamore this past weekend, staff was very helpful and polite and the spa on the patio was great. Even though we were told the room had recently been re-done, the area rug in the living room was filthy, clearly had not been cleaned in a while, the bathroom definitely needed a deep cleaning as... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We just got home from our 2 night stay at Sycamore Mineral Springs. I loved that you could take the Bob Jones trail right into downtown Avila for coffee in the morning. The grounds are beautiful at the resort but the rooms were so dated. For over $225.00 per night I expected a lot more - the room was musty... More 

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Redlands, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Sycamore Mineral Springs has been a lovely place for a quick getaway on numerous occasions but, this visit was not up to the high standards I am accustom to. The room was okay, but somewhat dated and not exceptionally clean for the price. My spa experience was lacking as well. When I attempted to make a massage appointment I was... More 

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La Mesa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My girlfriend and I thoroughly enjoyed the stay in a lovely setting. The room and surroundings were clean. I have been coming here for twenty years and have never been disappointed. It is totally private and very romantic.

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Westlake Village
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Common areas are very pretty and walking path was great. The room was average at best. In need of a deep cleaning. Carpet, shower and was great 20 years ago. Staff was great! Please update rooms soon.

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Santa Maria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our family is getting older and it was more difficult to get everyone together for a long period of time. We opted for the stay-cation. It was fabulous. We did so much as a family. We had great breakfasts at the restaurant and Carlos took care of us like family! We had a bon-fire on the beach, a Zodiac ride... More 

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Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Was celebrating a birthday and anniversary! Staff left truffles in my room to celebrate; felt special! Room was much better than expected; got a newly refurbished queen suite. Only gripe is that there is no microwave would have been nice to warm up coffee or popcorn. Opulent shower! Comfortable bed. Would be worth it for a two night stay so... More 

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Simi Valley
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have stayed at SMS at least 5 times in the last 2 years. This week's experience was out of norm and uncharacteristic from my previous experiences. My room was very poor with holes in the dirty carpet, uncomfortable and noisy bed, as well as plumbing issues in bathroom. Manager was rude to me when I asked for a room... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort rests atop hot mineral springs and spans more than 100 acres of forest, hills and meadows on the picturesque Central Coast of California. An authentic California resort, the property features hillside mineral springs hot tubs, a beautiful spa, the Gardens of Avila Restaurant, a labyrinth, private balcony hot tubs, meditation gardens, and wide selection of mind-body classes in our Yoga Dome. Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort -located halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles is just a short walk to the ocean and close to award-winning wineries, golf courses, Hearst Castle, Pismo Beach, and San Luis Obispo. Escape to our historic resort voted best Spa and Weekend Getaway on the Central Coast. Experience rustic elegance in a serene and relaxing environment surrounded with the best California has to offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa

Address: 1215 Avila Beach Drive, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Luis Obispo
Price Range: $210 - $485 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa 3*
Number of rooms: 71
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Also Known As:
Sycamore Mineral Springs Hotel San Luis Obispo
Sycamore Springs
Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort
Mineral Resort Springs Sycamore
Hotel Style:
#7 Romantic Hotel in San Luis Obispo
#11 Family Hotel in San Luis Obispo
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