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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is the worst place to book a room. First off let me start off by saying the manager Jay and his wife are the rudest people you will ever come across. We booked two separate rooms for two days but upon walking into the rooms both rooms smelled really bad. One of the rooms were switched for us... More 

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Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night while touring Cal Poly. We reserved the hotel thru Booking.com. We originally thought we would be in the area for 3 nights but 30 days ahead of our stay I called the hotel directly and spoke with the manager and reduced our stay to 1 night and he sent me a confirmation. Fast forward... More 

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Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

It's always nice to be welcomed when visiting or entering somewhere new. You don't need much, nothing over the top but a hello or smile would certainly be nice when you are paying to stay somewhere!! Check in here was most off putting with the lady behind the desk not even having the courtesy to say hello or look at... More 

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Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Clean and comfortable hotel. Front desk staff not very welcoming or friendly :( Not sure if bathroom window is secure... Any good price for what you get! Spacious room. Usual facilities provided- with microwave in room, coffee making facilities, fridge. So far so good - only just arrived so not able to comment on breakfast etc. there is a fairly... More 

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Reviewed July 6, 2016

If you stay here, brace yourselves for a very unfriendly and unhelpful receptionist. After travelling 4 hours from Yosemite, we just wanted a simple check in and to get some rest. We got to the hotel about 10 o’clock and had to pick up a rather old looking phone to wake someone in reception to check us in. instead of... More 

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Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

This place could be great! Awesome location, friendly staff, large rooms and Roku on a flat screen. BUT the owners seem to just not care about it. It's understaffed and the poor gal didn't get to my room until 5pm! So for a few hours I was in a room unmade up from previous visitor. They need more staff. No... More 

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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Reviewed June 19, 2016

My daughter and I travelled with Amtrak so I made it a point to find a hotel to stay for a couple of nights near the Amtrak station and near our list of things to do. This was our first visit to SLO and our first trip with only 1 day of planning. I decided to stay at this hotel... More 

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Simi Valley, California
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Reviewed April 6, 2016

The old saying, " you get what you pay for", describes this property. The rooms are run down, beds are soft and lumpy, the bathroom windows are broken as are the towel racks and faucets. Not all rooms have refrigerators as described. The landscaping is nice - there are some pretty shrubs. Would not recommend this property. Hard to get... More 

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Reviewed January 31, 2016

We Stayed 2 nights? The ice machine never worked. No wi-fi. Breakfast was all carbs. Linens were adequate. Only given one washcloth the 2nd night. Dim lighting in the room. Upholstered chair was stained.

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Thousand Oaks, California
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Reviewed October 28, 2015

This is a very old motel that showed no improvement or upkeep. Uncomfortable bedding. The only exhaust in the bathroom is a small window that does not stay open,had to be propped open by inserting a towel. Not worth a fraction of what they charged. NOT Recommended.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whether traveling through or staying for a relaxing getaway, Americas Best Value Inn San Luis Obispo offers clean comfortable accommodations, affordable rates, and a friendly staff to help make your stay enjoyable. Start your day right with our free continental breakfast. Appreciate the convenience of our on-site guest laundry facility. Stay connected with free wireless high-speed Internet access in our public areas and free high-speed Internet access in our guest rooms. Step into the privacy of your own guest room and experience absolute relaxation with amenities including a microwave, mini-fridge, coffeemaker, cable TV with HBO and ESPN, hairdryer, iron, ironing board, desk with lamp, clock radio, free local calls (restrictions apply), and wake-up service. Children age 18 and younger stay free in their parent's room. At Americas Best Value Inn San Luis Obispo, We've Got You Covered from the time you hit the road until your head hits the pillow. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Americas Best Value Inn & Suites

Address: 950 Olive St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-2360 (Formerly Econo Lodge)
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Luis Obispo
Price Range: $56 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Americas Best Value Inn & Suites 1.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
America`s Best Value Hotel San Luis Obispo
America`s Best Value Inn And Suites
Econo Lodge San Luis Obispo
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“Ask for a room with a fridge and a shower that is easy to use”
 of 5 bubbles missy_lynds, Jul 6, 2016 | Read review
“Can't tell you any tips.”
 of 5 bubbles Tah46, Apr 6, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on 2nd floor most quiet with no one walking overhead.”
 of 5 bubbles CherH606, Jul 29, 2015 | Read review
“The building is a tdwo-story"L" with all rooms facting the street. I had a 2nd floor room in the middle. Photos to be provided.”
 of 5 bubbles cj02139, Jun 10, 2014 | Read review
“A room at the end of the building might be the best choice.”
 of 5 bubbles 634philb, Oct 6, 2012 | Read review
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