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La Cuesta is a boutique style hotel offering comfortable accommodations, conveniently located close to downtown, Cal Poly and the Performing Arts Center. Free continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi and complimentary parking. Complimentary DVD library.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Hot Tub
Business Center with Internet Access
Heated pool
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
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Centrally Located
Full view
Getting there
County Airport4 mi
Santa Maria Public Airport29 mi
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Other than the issue with the running water to the toilet sound, this stay was great! Very close to where we needed to be for a friends wedding. Free delicious homemade cookies in the evening! Very close to the splash cafe and walking distance to...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank C Cora R
Response from Associate-Manag... , Guest Relations Manager at La Cuesta InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Cora, We are pleased that overall you had a stay worth repeating. We appreciate your compliments regarding our ideal location and the extra amenities we offer. We also appreciate the opportunity for improvement you mentioned regarding the running water sound; we will investigate that....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything about this hotel was fine. Nothing outstanding. Nothing poor about it. Room was clean. Hotel is in a good location. I can't complain and would probably stay here again. Not remarkable....but that could be considered as good as it is bad. Free breakfast is...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Getaway582702
Response from Associate-Manag... , Manager at La Cuesta InnResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for you for your review. Since we strive to be the best we can be, any specific feedback you could give us on how we could have improved your stay, enough to earn a better rating than 3 stars would be greatly appreciated....More

Reviewed November 6, 2018

The hotel over all , old, the front desk and cleaning crew are slow, incompetent . I went to Jacuzzi and they have no rules for children , kids were using it as a pool, I could not relax at all, was on a business...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Yolanda B
Response from Associate-Manag... , Manager at La Cuesta InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Yolanda, Thank you for your review and feedback. We have indeed put a tremendous amount of effort to improve the state of the hotel, in fact after our recent renovation, most guests consider it to be new. We want to make sure you have...More

Reviewed November 6, 2018

Great location, clean room, friendly staff. 24 hour coffee/tea service. It is on the higher side of cost bit it is a boutique hotel experience. Small enough to feel special and unobtrusive. I would recommend it for a quiet getaway or business stay.More

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Associate-Manag... , Manager at La Cuesta InnResponded November 7, 2018

Thank you for your outstanding 5 star review! All of us at the La Cuesta Inn are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and the little extras we offer. Our team will love hearing your kind words That you will recommend...More

Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for a night and it was wonderful. The room is clean and spacious. They even have a patio. The bed was so comfortable. The staff was very pleasant. I love their DVD collection. It made our stay remarkable. Free breakfast in the morning....More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank krissylivestowander
Response from Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta InnResponded November 5, 2018

Thank you for your review Kris! In an age of chains and big brands we pride ourselves on our independent status and bring small touches like freshly baked cookies, free movies and the best of local products to make your stay feel welcoming. We hope...More

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May 17, 2018|
Response from Maria2074 | Property representative |
Hello, unfortunately we do not accept pets, but appreciate your interest in our hotel.
Randa F
April 15, 2018|
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Response from Maria2074 | Property representative |
Hi, unfortunately we do not provide pull out sleeper sofas in double rooms, with 4 people being the maximum occupancy in this room type.
Amy P
September 11, 2017|
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Response from Amy P | Reviewed this property |
I guess my opinion offended you as well. Well....really all I did was ask you some pertinent questions...so....Cool! Grow thicker skin and buck up maybe!
Room Tips
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"Avoid room 105- poor beds. But otherwise clean, with TV and wifi working well, and good shower space with..."
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"Lovely balcony rooms on upper floors."
Sep 18, 2018
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"Ask for one with a balcony."
Feb 16, 2018
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