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Northridge, CA
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I almost don't want to write about this place, because it's such a rare gem and lovely find, that I almost want to keep it as my own little secret. I was looking for a Labor day weekend getaway and rooms were going fast, so I had to jump on their last room which was the master suite. It's located...

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Newport Beach, California
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We visited the Kaleidoscope as a guest at a wedding eve gathering. The yard/garden was perfect for the gathering. The deserts were fabulous, the setting was romantic, sweet and easily accommodated the guests. The nice thing is a member of the wedding party was able to stay with there family. I am hoping to get the chance to stay sometime...

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Makawao
Reviewed 2 July 2016

This is one of those places people tell each other about, because you kind of have to know. Pictures don't quite do it justice. It is a very pleasant place but as the inn keep said, "not for everybody." If you like quaint bed and breakfasts with a slightly Victorian aire about them and a lovely garden, this place would...

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Bakersfield, California
Reviewed 8 June 2016

room was great!! I arrived early and thought I would check and see if I could check in early!! I was greeted by becky who let me check in early!! that was great as were there for the weekend racing at the local race track with family and friends!!

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Kernville, Ca
Reviewed 6 June 2016

The best thing about staying at the Kaleidoscope Inn was the bed was amazing and the room was quiet. It appears that the building isn't well cared for, everything is kind of shabby. However, the grounds were incredible! Beki the manager? worked extremely hard in preparation for a wedding reception (working largely unassisted).

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Reviewed 9 May 2016

Wow, what a great find. This was built in 1886-87. The owner has his daughter Beki running the Inn for the past 10 years. She is doing a great job, she is very established. We arrived on a Thursday night and found Beki greeting us and welcoming us into her establishment. This is a destination wedding sight for sure, if...

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Reviewed 2 November 2015

My husband and I went there on the week-end of October 30, 2015. Apparently, the owners don't stay on the property, so their 25 year old daughter is left there to run the house and business. She met us at the door and told us she was on her way to a Halloween party and would more than likely have...

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Houston, Texas, United States
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We spent the evening of August 20, 2015 at the Kaleidoscope Inn & Garden. The host was very pleasant and helpful upon our arrival. The morning cook was a bit overwhelmed with a full house and a reporter doing a review of the facility. He made a very nice breakfast, although he was tremendously distracted by the full house and...

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Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

I was worried when I first read the reviews on trip advisor, but it was to late to cancel my reservation. According, to B&B.com i would loose 50% of my money. My husband & I figured it cannot be any worst than some of the hotel we have stayed. If you are looking for 5 star accommodations this is not...

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Concord, California
Reviewed 15 June 2015

I would not recommend this place. I have never stayed at a B&B before and I was really excited about trying one. I hope that this place is not the norm for B&Bs. I was in the area for a girls weekend with my best friend and we were sharing the “Lovers Nest” room. There were a number of issues...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This romantic, ocean-close, 1887 Victorian B&B boasts an acre of lush gardens, fabulous full breakfasts, large rooms, private baths, Egyptian cotton sheets and towels, down comforters, colorful quilts, fluffy robes and stained glass windows. Enjoy golf, wineries, spas, Hearst Castle, beaches, horseback riding, kayaking, whale-bird-butterfly watching, biking, hiking, and great restaurants. Near Solvang, Pismo Beach, San Luis Obispo, Morro Bay, Cambria and dozens of wineries, plus just 2 blocks from Jocko’s Steak House! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kaleidoscope Inn

Address: 130 E Dana St, Nipomo, CA 93444-5103
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Nipomo
Price Range: £65 - £123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Kaleidoscope Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“You may particularly enjoy the cottages.”
 of 5 bubbles CewtonrRamone, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We had an ensuite room, definitely worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles ggmalcolm, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Best place to stay if staying in Nipomo.”
 of 5 bubbles pattib437, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“The location is a small town; but, it is easy to access activities in the vicinity of Nipomo.”
 of 5 bubbles EvelynD927, 30 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The upstairs front room has a staircase to a bonus room! That room worked out well for US. I was able to go upstairs to dress in my gown as my future husband put on his tux in the bedroom. All the rooms in the house have their own character.”
 of 5 bubbles BJLee399, 14 Feb 2014 | Read review
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