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Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort and Spa

1215 Avila Beach Drive, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
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Santa Maria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday 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 yesterday 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 yesterday 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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Culver City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We celebrated our anniversary with our 9 month old. Portable crib provided for baby while we slept in other room and could enjoy hot tub at night. Spa service excellent. Said beach was walking distance but it was not and we ended up walking for much longer which was not ideal with baby. Near farm for kids which was great.... More 

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Bakersfield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Perfect getaway for couples to spends time together. Room was beautiful, quiet, clean and the hot tub was perfect. The staff was welcoming and very pleasant. The restaurant at the hotel served good food forms reasonable price. We'll be making a trip back there in the future.

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Duarte
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Beautiful, serene, and lovely property. Hubby and I enjoyed a weekend of relaxation, took advantage of the trails, hike, and massages at the Spa. Our room, Friendly, was beautifully appointed, comfortable, clean, and quiet. Enjoyed the hot tub in our patio area, we used the small fridge to hold our drinks, snacks, and wine. We were greeted with two wine... More 

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San Francisco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We totally enjoyed our time there and was especially impressed with the musician and the serenade at Sunday brunch. Quite nice. At first I was a little disappointed due to the lack of sulfur smell in the water because I thought something had been done to stop or reduce it. But then I was told that it is seasonal. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Okay, the check-in began on a troubled note as the reservation not only had a day later check-in but the wrong email address. Thankfully Riley, the manager, upgraded us to a magnificent suite at the end of the Endeavor, wonderful! We enjoyed our sulfur filled tub and private tree filled patio. After a morning hike up Sycamore Crest trail, Saturday... More 

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Visalia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lots of hiking/biking. Room was like being in a treehouse! Wild turkeys slowly awakened me, but not my spouse. A very relaxing getaway. Well within the $ rates for any hotel in the area, actually more affordable than many!

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Fremont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had a brief stay here for the first time - was very satisfied with the facility and had a relaxing over all stay. Will definitely come here again for a longer stay. Loved the hot tubs. Had stayed at the first floor - the only complaint is the creaking noise heard from the room above throughout the day and the... 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: $214 - $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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