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Oakland, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2007

Thought it would be a good place for a getaway w/ my significant other. Think otherwise now. Though the place has a cool flavor to it, bohemian in nature, "W" hotel like music playing, its got way too many cons. The same breakfast served everyday for 4 days in a row, how many eggs and nutella rolls can you eat... More 

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San Francisco
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2007

I read all the reviews first and thought I knew what to expect. Bottom line: You're on your own at this place. The owner barely showed us our room and then went back to entertaining her friends. She was having an open studio in the house and people were wandering around the property, including into our room with our luggage.... More 

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los angeles
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2007

My husband surprised me on our anniversary with a quick getaway to the sanitarium and it was incredible. We had just visited a winery, so the first thing we did was share a glass of wine in the amazing tub in our room. The place is so relaxing. Our hostess Nicky took great care of us and even referred us... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2007

We stayed at the Sanitarium B & B for 3 nights in April 2007. I had looked at countless B & B websites in that area, looking for one that was really beautiful. I'm surprised how many B & B's I consider ugly. They may be comfy, but they're too fussy or have terrible colors. This one really caught my... More 

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Southern California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2007

•Do not busy yourself in the kitchen, mid-day when expecting check-ins, while listening to Fergie at high volume. •Do not greet your guests with "You're really early” … even if they are. •Do not assume your guests already know your name and, therefore, never bother to introduce yourself. •Do not leave your guests wondering whether there is or is not... More 

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san francisco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2007

Don't believe me? Read on... I found this bed and breakfast on Yelp when I was looking for accommodations in SLO. I took my girlfriend there for the weekend with the goal of visiting Hearst Castle. The Sanitarium made the visit special in a way we'll never forget. The Sanitarium is located about a 10 minute walk from downtown San... More 

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Ventura, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2007

Absolutely amazing. I planned a getaway for my fiancee and myself and I couldn't have picked a better place. The serenity of the rooms packed with the hospitality of our hostess was more than anyone could have planned for. The simplicity of the design and charm of the surrounding historical district give anybody seeking an escape - complete serenity. The... More 

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Los Angeles
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2007

I loved my 3-night stay at the Sanitarium. It was the perfect antidote to my crazy work life in LA. It is a lovely B&B located about 5 blocks from the main drag at SLO. There are better-located B&B's relative to the main drag than the Sanitarium, but the extra distance and the extra cost is worth the stay. You... More 

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California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2007

The Sanitarium experience is absolutely lovely! The owner Susie and her staff are more than accommodating and completely WOW'd us! I highly recommend the Sanitarium for the discerning traveler who desires a serene and welcoming environment.

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Emeryville
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2006

Dream-like, not for everyone...a fairy castle run by four women artists in a Victorian sanitarium, in a quiet neighborhood a couple of blocks from the rail station. Every room has a zinc Moroccan tub, outdoor deck and a fireplace, and the staff is amazingly friendly. A working artists studio and turtle pond complete the picture. Look: you can pay $200... More 

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Address: 1716 Osos St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-4446
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Luis Obispo
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
The Sanitarium Bed And Breakfast
The Sanitarium Hotel San Luis Obispo
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