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    Madonna Inn

    100 Madonna Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-5489
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    • Excellent47%
    • Very good32%
    • Average13%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 23 November 2017

    Yes it's a bit quirky and something of a landmark but in reality it's tired and lacking a bit of TLC. I quite like the kitsch aura of the main dining room and unusual room choices but our bedroom was, well, dull with a English...More

    Thank Ian E
    Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

    From the moment you lay eyes on this roadside motel from the highway guests understand that the Madonna Inn is all about California kitsch. You might think ‘Awww, that looks like fun’ but you’d be dead wrong. It feels more like a sad backroad carnival...More

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    Reviewed 20 November 2017

    Having driven past the Madonna Inn in SLO for many years, we decided to stop to see what it's all about. Exotic, Eclectic Opulence would describe this wonderful place in time, named after rancher extraordinaire, Alex Madonna. There is a definite pink theme to the...More

    Thank Jeff R
    Reviewed 20 November 2017

    We visited this hotel following a recommendation from friends who didn’t tell us what to expect. If you don’t like the colour pink, don’t visit this hotel- it’s everywhere. If ever the phrase ‘over the top’ applied to anywhere, it applies to this place, everything...More

    Thank BobBonHere
    Reviewed 17 November 2017

    Incredible building! Does have to be seen properly in the flesh to be fully appreciated. We stayed in Starlite which was right up in the top floor of the oldest building. Our expectations were fairly mixed as we had seen differing reviews but we were...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$139 - US$316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in San Luis Obispo
    • #6 Family Hotel in San Luis Obispo
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 110
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    • Location
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    • San Luis Obispo County >
    • San Luis Obispo
    • Also Known As
    • Madonna Hotel San Luis Obispo ,
    • Madonna Inn San Luis Obispo ,
    • Madonna San Luis Obispo
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    hannahd_3414
    14 September 2017|
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    Response from Construct37 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they do have one though I did not use it.
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    Dana S
    13 August 2017|
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    Response from chico-teacher | Reviewed this property |
    This isn't the easiest thing to find on their website, but I found this chart to be super helpful: madonnainn. com/features. php it lists those features for all of the rooms. Choosing a room is a little overwhelming :-) but... More
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    Dana S
    13 August 2017|
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    Response from Stephanie1178 | Reviewed this property |
    Might be heated, need to call and check but the winter in the central coast can be chilly.
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    "Starlite was pretty and quaint, but not too quirky."
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