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Apple Farm Inn
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Reviewed January 21, 2014

I hope you like daisies, roses and all things floral, because this place is covered, top to bottom, side to side in floral everything. Not really my thing (being a guy and all) but it doesn't feel old and stuffy, it feels well maintained and up-to-date for a country style Inn. The place is great. We stayed in a 'Trellis Court King with Hot tub' room, which had a four poster canopy bed and a small patio with a good sized, clean, very warm hot tub. Nice touch.
The bed was very comfortable.
Bathroom was clean and the shower was decent pressure.
Was dissapointed at first, not to be able to order bacon & eggs for in-room breakfast, so ordered the offering of fresh baked goods with coffee and fruit with yogurt. Wow , it was good! The baked goods were still warm from the oven and we especially enjoyed the blueberry muffin. I recommend only ordering one tray per couple - we ordered two trays and it was way too much food. Just ask for extra drinks instead.
Overall, we liked the place and will come back again.

Room Tip: This place is well priced anyway, so spending a little extra on a bigger room, or getting a hot tub is very worth it.
  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled as a couple
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applefarm, Public Relations Manager at Apple Farm Inn, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2014

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your first visit and that your room was comfortable and welcoming. Our rooms with hot tubs are definitely a relaxing way to spend a getaway. We appreciate your feedback on our breakfast in bed offering as well. We look forward to welcoming you for another stay soon!

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Reviewed January 20, 2014

My husband and I have always loved the Apple Farm, and over the past 20 years have stayed here for special occasions maybe 5 times. We've stayed in rooms in the inn, the Mill House, and the Trellis Court. This past weekend we spent one night in the Trellis Court in a queen room with outdoor hot tub, room 9. No denying, the room is tiny. But we'd spent a night once before in a queen Trellis Court room, and so we knew what to expect. The larger rooms will be found in the inn or else the Mill House (the MH rooms were closed for renovation this past weekend). We really loved using the hot tub at night.

Our only complaint concerns the hot tub - the tub itself was clean but the surrounding wooden porch structure it's on didn't appear to have been cleaned. There were 2 plastic stacking chairs there, and they were still stacked and obviously unwashed. So we couldn't use them for sitting or as a place to put the robes (provided by Apple Farm) while we were in the hot tub. We put down a towel from our room on the ground and put our robes on the towel, but because the water in the tub was so high we ended up splashing so much water over the sides just getting in and out, that the robes got wet.

Anyway, other than that, we loved it. It's lovely to sit up in bed and watch the fireplace. The bed was probably the most comfortable hotel bed I've ever slept in. I had told them while booking over the phone that it was our anniversary, and they left a small gift and card to wish us happy anniversary. The bathroom was small, but by putting the coffee maker on the floor, left us with plenty of room to put down our toiletries. I'm also always happy when a hotel provides four bath towels.

We love the restaurant, and stop there often when passing through SLO.

I'd say the Apple Farm is an inn with tons of potential for the future. Right now it's true that the decor looks a little dated, but it doesn't look TIRED, if you know what I mean. I also understand they're in the process of updating all their rooms. We're in our 50s, and that heavy-duty country look was very new when we first started coming back in the 80s and 90s, but of course out of style nowadays. Even still, the place is so cozy and welcoming that I just love it.

  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled as a couple
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Thank Caroline L
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applefarm, Public Relations Manager at Apple Farm Inn, responded to this reviewResponded January 21, 2014

Thank you for your review and your many stays with us over the years. We love to hear the feedback of longtime guests like yourselves. We are glad that you enjoyed your most recent stay with us in our Trellis Court. As you mentioned, we are in the process of renovating much of our property right now and updating it to a more contemporary design while still maintaining our cozy country charm. We can't wait for you to see the new rooms as they are completed. Thank you for letting us know about the hot tub space. We will be sure to pass on your comments to our housekeeping staff so that we can retrain them on this. We look forward to welcoming you for many stays in the future.

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Reviewed January 7, 2014

We took my mom here to celebrate her birthday. She loved it. The concierge was great, friendly, professional and helpful. The hotel was so cute and decorated for Christmas. The room was neat, clean and had a fireplace and beautiful bay type window with a creek alongside. My only recommendation would be to stay on the top floor of the main building, because otherwise all you here is foot traffic above your head. Other than that it was a wonderful experience.

Room Tip: Stay on the top floor
  • Stayed: December 2013, traveled with family
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applefarm, Public Relations Manager at Apple Farm Inn, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2014

We appreciate your review of your recent stay with us. We are honored that you chose us to celebrate your mom's birthday and that it was a nice stay for you both! The holidays are a magical time here and we love being able to decorate and get everyone in the holiday spirit. Thank you again for your comments! We look forward to welcoming you again soon!

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Reviewed January 7, 2014

From check in to check out we were treated to excellent hospitality by all staff. Nice quiet fireplace rooms with frig. Nice touch with all the holiday decorations. Rooms were furnished and finished to the max. bordering on too much but not crowded. Homey feel throughout. Snacks and wine in the evening was a plus. Food at the restaurant was very good as well. Close to Hwy 101 but heard nothing in back rooms. Will recommend and return.

Room Tip: Go for the newer rooms in the back of the complex.
  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled as a couple
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applefarm, Public Relations Manager at Apple Farm Inn, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2014

Thank you for your review and your recent stay with us. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay so much and that our staff was helpful. We love hearing that our rooms and hospitality felt like home. It is something that we strive for everyday. We certainly appreciate your feedback and recommendation and we look forward to your next visit!

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Reviewed January 3, 2014

We had the best ever stay for New Year's with Apple Farm and the SLO Symphony. The concierge sent a link and we were able to have Orchestra center second row seats for a wonderful genuinely warm concert. The wine tasting was also memorable along with the social hour each night,at the property, of our stay. The front office staff, restaurant staff, bakery staff, gift shop staff and room service staff was also so very special that it is impossible to say who was the best!

Room Tip: Third floor Creek Side rooms
  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled as a couple
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Thank gjresh
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applefarm, Public Relations Manager at Apple Farm Inn, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2014

Thank you for your review of your stay with us! We are so pleased to hear that it was such a nice New Year's for you and that all of our staff members were so accommodating. It sounds like you were able to enjoy not only our property, but our local area as well. We love hearing our guests feedback on our local arts like the symphony. We sincerely appreciate all of your feedback. We look forward to your next visit!

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