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Bayfront Inn
Ranked #12 of 29 Hotels in Morro Bay
Certificate of Excellence
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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Great Value!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2013 via mobile

The rooms were small, but very clean & very quaint! What a gem! Great location to everything. And VERY friendly folks both at the inn and throughout town. Lots of little extras within the rooms! Wonderful touch!
We will return!

  • Stayed September 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Amy S
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attherock, Owner at Bayfront Inn, responded to this review, October 17, 2013
Thank you so much for your unsolicited review. We try to make the travel experience the best. Being an independent and owner run, we really care about every detail. Come again.
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Culver City, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2013

My husband and I stayed 2 nights with our Basset hound Duke...the room was a bit small for all of us, but so clean and the bed was so comfortable. When we arrived, we found a 'doggie bag' on the bed with Duke's name on it, containing a blanket, doggie biscuits, a squeaky toy and the all important poopy bags! We enjoyed the free fish and chips and cinnamon buns - the staff was wonderful and we highly recommend the Bayfront Inn. Duke misses visiting his buddies (the harbor seals) but we promised we'll go back someday....

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Cathy M
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attherock, Owner at Bayfront Inn, responded to this review, October 17, 2013
Being dog and cat owners and generally overall animal lovers, our pet policy is very inviting and makes sense to us - what we try to do here is give our guests the experiences we want when we travel. Its not an easy task but we are lucky we have a great team! Come again - with Duke!
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2013

For those travelling on a budget this is a good choice! It's very near all the main attractions and has a rock view with friendly staff. We were pleasantly surprised by the free fish and chips, wine tasting and cinnamon buns! The cafe next door does amazing breakfasts as well!

Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Matthew T
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attherock, Owner at Bayfront Inn, responded to this review, October 17, 2013
Thank you for your review. We try to make a stay as pleasant as possible and what we would want when we travel...Location, Cleanliness, and perks. I know that I want bottled water and snacks the minute I walk into a hotel room and my hubby desires fitted sheets - that's why our guests get what they get here. We walk that extra mile and treat our guests like family (the one's we like - haha). Come again.
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Danville, California
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2013

If you have a pet or if you are more interested in simply a good night's sleep, this place is great. The staff is very friendly provided you respect the other guests and them, the rooms are the cleanest I have probably ever been in, even places twice the price in the area. Pets are pampered, guests get a ton of freebies, fish and chips, wine tasting, cinnamon rolls (yummm) and something else I can't remember, plus there are treats in the room for both pets and humans.

Location can't be beat unless you pay close to or over $300 a night. Harbor and the beginning of the Embarcadero are across the street, great breakfast place next door. Free parking and internet. Slept great, descriptions of the rooms were accurate, I really enjoyed my stay there and will stay again as I visit the area often to see my son who is a student at Cal Poly, 10 minutes away.

Room Tip: I stayed on the first floor due to being disabled, no view but I could walk out into the courtyard a...
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  • Stayed June 2013, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank Cathy S
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attherock, Owner at Bayfront Inn, responded to this review, October 17, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to write your review and what you said. It's all true - yes we work hard at cleanliness and we do have a Quiet time that we ask guests to honor - we care about all guests' comforts. Can't wait to see you again.
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Fresno, California
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2013

I travel with my dog and I was really impressed with the welcome bag that was there for her. Like everything else there, it showed a lot of thought going into guest service. The room was small but absolutely immaculate and had everything that we could possibly need, including location right across from Morro Rock. The women who run the place are terrific. I will definitely return for some more relaxing time there.

Room Tip: I like the ground floor rooms near the galley.
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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Barbara R
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attherock, Owner at Bayfront Inn, responded to this review, October 17, 2013
Thank you so much for your review - I'm one of those women that run the place and an avid animal lover. Glad you picked up on the fact that we care about our 2 legged and 4 legged guests - we try hard. Come again
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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63 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2013

You simply can't beat the location in Morro Bay. It's directly across from a marina and a short walk to the rock, and a shorter walk to many of the good seaside restaurants. The rooms are small, but quite serviceable and well designed to make use of the available space. The bathroom was bigger than many of the hotel/motel bathrooms we had on this trip. All of the other nice little touches and freebies are great. There was a bowl of candy and snacks in the room, plus water and juice. Make sure to get your cinnamon buns in the morning before deciding if you need anything else for breakfast!

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Frank P
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attherock, Owner at Bayfront Inn, responded to this review, October 17, 2013
Thanks! We love it when you love it. What we try to do is give to our guests what we would like to have when we travel. Come again.
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34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2013 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights in August 13 on our road trip. What a fantastic find this hotel is, right on the waterfront and such a friendly welcome. Small but tidy room, plenty of offers to help your stay, breakfast in the galley. Great value, lovely customer service, top location.

  • Stayed August 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Helpful?
Thank NeilandAnne
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attherock, Owner at Bayfront Inn, responded to this review, October 17, 2013
Thank you for your review. It means alot to us that you took the time to review us as many people read reviews. We try very hard being an independent run operation - we give what we would want when we travel. Hope you will make the trip back soon.
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Property: Bayfront Inn
Address: 1150 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2040 (Formerly Adventure Inn)
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Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Morro Bay
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Morro Bay
#7 Family Hotel in Morro Bay
#8 Romantic Hotel in Morro Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Bayfront Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 16
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Waterfront 16 Unit 2 story walk up Motel Revival, quaint,on Morro Bay's Embarcadero. Walk to beach, harbor, all entertainment, restaurants, and shopping. Many upper floor rooms have spectacular views of Harbor, and Morro Rock. Limited rooms Pet Friendly with additional fee. No smoking facility. Room Amenities: flat screen TVs, Keurig Coffee Makers, Sm Refrig, Hair Dryer, bottled water, juice packs, snacks, Expanded cable TV & HBO. Light continental breakfast each morning includes hard boiled eggs, cereals, bread for toasting, etc., Along with freshly baked cinnamon buns. Special rates and packages available all seasons. ... more   less 
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