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Ascot Inn at the Rock
Ranked #8 of 29 Hotels in Morro Bay
Certificate of Excellence
Central California
1 review
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“Excellent location and value”
Reviewed September 4, 2012

For the very reasonable rate we paid, our room was outstanding. A very nice high bed, fireplace, whirlpool bath tub and a wonderful view of the bay and Morro Rock. It is within a 3 minute walk of the Embarcadero and the downtown Morro Bay shops.

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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
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ascotsuites, Manager at Ascot Inn at the Rock, responded to this review, September 21, 2012
Dear Valued Guest,

Thank you ever so much for taking the time to leave such lovely comments for us to share with our staff. We are delighted that your experience was so positive and that you enjoyed the fireplace, view and bed. We take pride in our service delivery and creating great memories for our valued guests.
I do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back to the Ascot Suites in the near future.

For future reservations please call us at 805-772-4437

Thanks
Hemant
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Stone Mountain, Georgia
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Reviewed August 27, 2012 via mobile

What a lovely clean place. The rooms were specious and beautifully decorated. It had a king size comfy bed, love seat, desk, fireplace, large bath with jazucci tub. There is a lookout garden on the roof to look towards picturesque Morro Bay which was a short two block walk from the hotel. Ascot had a daily wine tasting at 5:30 which was well attended. There was also a free hot breakfast in the morning. Front desk was friendly and room was accurate. Our room costed us about $136 fl including taxes for one night. Highly recommend.

  • Stayed August 2012
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ascotsuites, Manager at Ascot Inn at the Rock, responded to this review, September 21, 2012
Dear Valued Guest,

I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay in our hotel and that our team exceeded your expectations. Many are quick to criticize, but few take the time to compliment. I will be sure to share your comments with my team.

We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future
For reservations please call us a 805-772-4437.
Thanks,
Hemant
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Victoria, BC
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed August 20, 2012

We had booked to stay at the Ascot Suites Aug8&9th through Travelocity Top Secret Hotels so you take your chances and you prepay for the room , No refund which I do take my chances on.
When we arrived at the Ascot suites we we given a room on the 2nd floor overlooking the parking lot towards the 3 huge smokestacks of the decomissioned electrical plant!, I did go ask for another room and for an extra $ we got a room on the 3rd floor with a view of Morro Bay and the Rock, Much nicer view at least. On the way to reception I went down the FILTHY stairs, These appear to have not been cleaned for a long time! We decided to leave after one night as this hotel was not of an acceptable standard, I did let reception know we would check out a day early although we have paid for two nights, She was polite but completely unconcerned why? Did not ask us anything, In the morning when checking out with a different clerk but same attitude , I explained our dissatifaction and asked if they would wave the extra charge only as we where paying for two nights and only stayed one, No not able to and when I mention the condition of the room and hotel, Did I report this to housekeeping? Was her response, This is not my job to report the disrepair to anyone, This is much deferred maintainence and had not happened overnight!

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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
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Thank tallgirlBC
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ascotsuites, Manager at Ascot Inn at the Rock, responded to this review, September 21, 2012
Dear Valued Guest,

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your observations and feedback. Our guests feedback is extremely important to us! Although no one likes to hear of a guest experience such as yours I appreciate the opportunity it presents to do a better job moving forward. Our Housekeeping and Facilities team will be working very diligently to ensure that all of our guests have clean and comfortable accommodations. I do hope that you will visit our property again and give us the opportunity to create a wonderful experience for you.
As for our dated rooms I would like to let you know that we are already in the process of ordering for our planned remodel that will be completed in January. Once again I apologize that we didn't meet and exceed your expectations.

For reservations please call 805-772-4437

Regards
Hemant
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Vancouver
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed August 16, 2012

We booked this hotel through hotwire and found it completely satisfactory. The hotel is located about two blocks from the beach (Boardwalk) and a downtown area that has a number of quaint shops. The hotel is clean and offers a fairly typical early morning breakfast as part of the cost. The room was very nice with good linens and a very comfortable bed. We would recommend this to friends.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
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Central California
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20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed August 14, 2012

We booked this hotel on a last minute weekend getaway. There weren't many hotel options so we went with Ascot Suites based on the postive reviews. The hotel exceeded our expecations! The rooms are very large with a seperate sitting room and a large walk in closet. The entire hotel is decorated English Country (hence the name Ascot Suites) and it is quite charming. We didn't find the decor to be dated unless you consider English Country dated. The rooms were in great shape, super clean and smelled nice. We loved the location, it's a short walk down to the embarkadero, and steps away from the quaint streets of downtown Morro Bay. My only complaint is that the staff is nice but not friendly. They are polite and do their job but do not go out of their way to greet you, not once did we hear a "Welcome to Ascot Suites", "Enjoy your stay", or "Thanks for staying with us". Even so, we will definitely return and are glad we found a comfortable place to stay in a great location.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
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3 Thank tocknhands
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Gorham
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22 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed August 12, 2012

We stayed in Morro Bay in May 2011. We found this hotel to be a little dated. Very clean, staff was great the value was excellent. This hotel and the town was a great find. I would go back to this hotel again. I would also recommend this hoetl to family and friends.

  • Stayed September 2011, traveled with friends
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Orange County, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed August 8, 2012

My husband and I stayed at Ascot Suites at 2 different times. The decoration is "english-theme" and wallpaper is showing its age. Nonetheless the room is clean and the hotel is easy to find and conviniently located, making it a good choice for visiting Morro Bay and surrounding area. The service was okay, and the front desk staff could be more welcoming, but she wasn't rude or anything. The free breakfast was okay, slightly better than the usual continental breakfast. Could get crowded but the food was promptly refilled so no complains there. Wine tasting in the afternoon was a nice tounch. The bed was on the soft side. Also, noise could be a problem. I could hear the AC unit running, washer running, etc. early in the morning. Probably because it's an older building. Anyhow, I recommend bringing earplugs. This is a good choice if you're looking for a clean accommodation and not too picky.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
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Property: Ascot Inn at the Rock
Address: 260 Morro Bay Blvd, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2151
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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 Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Morro Bay
#4 Business Hotel in Morro Bay
#9 Romantic Hotel in Morro Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ascot Inn at the Rock 3.5*
Number of rooms: 32
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Discover coastal charm and European elegance at Ascot Suites, walking distance of restaurants, shops and galleries, while enjoying the historic beauty of a relaxing getaway to the California Coast. Choose from accommodations with whirlpool tubs, fireplaces, classic furnishings and modern amenities such as cable TV and coffee service. ... more   less 
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