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Madonna Inn is world renowned for its 110 uniquely themed guest rooms and hot pink décor. Located in the city of San Luis Obispo, and halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco, Madonna Inn is nestled on a beautiful 1,000-acre ranch. A paved walking and biking path connects Madonna Inn to nearby downtown San Luis Obispo. Hotel guests can enjoy complimentary tennis, basketball, and garden games. All visitors can take advantage of onsite hiking, dining, and boutique shopping. The Alex Madonna’s Gold Rush Steak House, features an oak pit barbecue, a cocktail lounge, and nightly music and dancing. Serving breakfast lunch and dinner, the Copper Café features classic American favorites. Madonna Inn’s famous mile-high cakes are not to be missed. Also available in the Madonna Inn Bakery are daily baked pies, breads and pastries. Plan to spend a relaxing afternoon at the luxurious day spa. Jewelry, apparel, and signature Madonna Inn items are available in the Shops.
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Pool
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair access
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Hidden Gems
Mountain View
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Full view
59Somewhat walkable
Grade: 59 out of 100
29Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
3Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
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Interesting place. Certainly comfortable. Certainly well staffed. Certainly clean. Certainly bizarre. Certainly we’ll not go back. Run oddly by an odd family. Cultish. Weird. Not 100% wrong but made us feel uneasy.
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I went to the Madonna Inn on Christmas. Our reservation was for 1:00 pm. My friend and I ordered turkey and dressing. We had the pumpkin soup and it was so bland. There was a very small amount of turkey chunks on the plate. The only part of the meal that was good was the toffee
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It is always a great place to meet friends for dinner. New Years Day I drove up to have dinner with my friends, and the ambiance and live music cannot be beat. We had a lovely dinner and the filet minon was amazing. This place never disappoints. So lucky to be close took me
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Heard so much about this place. Stayed there in December 2018. Rose room. For $200/night, I expect a LOT better than the kitsch decor, plastic sofa and no modern amenities. Folks were friendly. Lots of noise outside our room. Do not recommend
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We come to San Luis Obispo for our child's college, CalPoly. Our preference have been Madonna Inn to stay during our stay here. The last time I was here, I had a room with no power outlet near to the desk. I asked for an extension cord; I was rejected as extension cords would
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Is the Madonna Inn dog friendly?
Not 100% sure, you would be better checking with the hotel 👍
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How close is Madonna Inn to downtown San Luis Obispo?
Not really close enough to walk but you could catch a Lyft and be there in less then 10 mins. Highway 101 runs between the inn and down town. Hope that helps.
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Are the fireplaces gas or wood?
Check with the front desk when you check in. I noticed other travelers saying they are gas.
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Try in July 2018 to make reservation for August 2019. You might be making res too early
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are the beds comfortable?
Sorry only just seen this but very much so
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"Don't choose the Mini Maxi"
"all the rooms are nice"
"Top floors will be quiter."
"each room is different, some are huge and some are normal size, cool place but it is NOT a holiday inn"
"Don't stay in a room with a water feature unless you want it to smell musty"
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PRICE RANGE
$156 - $339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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madonna hotel san luis obispomadonna inn san luis obispomadonna san luis obispo
LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaSan Luis Obispo
NUMBER OF ROOMS
110
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