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Americas Best Value Inn & Suites

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1 of 5 stars 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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3 of 5 stars 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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3 of 5 stars 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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2 of 5 stars 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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3 of 5 stars 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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1 of 5 stars 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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2 of 5 stars 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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1 of 5 stars 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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

Traveling down the PCH, we have found many motels to be great places to stay. So, in SLO, we decided to do another deal from Hotwire. Big mistake. This place is a joke compared to similar-rated motels in San Fran, Pismo Beach, and Monterey. Even though we are vacationing, there are ants hard at work in the bathroom. We had... More 

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Berkeley, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

It's nothing fancy but the place is well maintained, service is friendly, and the location is great, just off the highway. It's certainly not something that stands out as a 4 or 5 star place but if you are looking for a budget hotel it's quite nice and worth a look if you are passing through SLO. Free wi fi... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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: $72 - $434 (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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