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“Small room, great service.”
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Rose Garden Inn
Ranked #19 of 32 Hotels in San Luis Obispo
Darwin, Australia
Level 4 Contributor
28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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“Small room, great service.”
Reviewed 9 April 2014

This is an older property a true motel, that has been updated and renovated to a good standard. The rooms are well maintained but small. The amenities are good and the staff went out of their way to be helpful. I was more than happy with the value proposition here, recommended.

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled solo
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Kingsburg, CA
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Reviewed 7 April 2014

THis property is kept up well but is obviously pretty old. It really suffers by being surrounded by several other newer, nicer properties. However, it was clean and quiet. We stayed on a Thursday evening so it wasn't full. The towels were nice and fluffy for a budget place and everything was clean and the carpet was nice. The hot tub and waterfall is interesting but I didn't get the tourists taking pictures of it. It appears that the back wing hosts out of town construction workers but they were gone early in the AM. FOr a budget place in a pinch, I would stay here again.

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  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with family
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Daniel I, General Manager at Rose Garden Inn, responded to this review, 17 April 2014
Thank you for your review of our property. We really do get a lot of people taking photos of our spa and waterfall because it so beautiful and relaxing. We sincerely appreciate the time you took to report your experience and hope you come stay with us again soon.
Sincerely,
Daniel Ibarra
General Manager
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Fresno, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2014

We had a great stay with great employee's and amenities would stay again . Thank you so much Was great stay . I do not know what else to say. We loved the check in . We loved the towels we loved the restaurant next door .

Room Tip: Good Restaurant next door and coffee in lobby
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  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with family
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essex
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 29 March 2014 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here early March 2014 en route to San Francisco. We had taken the Amtrak from LA and had decided to break our trip roughly halfway. Although we were further from the station than we had planned, a short taxi ride got us there. The staff were very helpful and checked us in to a lovely room overlooking the pool and garden. After visiting the Farmers' Market downtown we spent a very peaceful night on comfortable beds. Next morning we breakfasted at Margie's next door - also recommended.

Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 26 March 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed here for the weekend, when we first got there we were greeted by the front desk lady (Mary) she was really nice and helpful and made our check in fast. We stayed in a two bed room which was really spacious and clean. The room didn't have an iron but I called the front desk and had an iron and ironing board within a minute of my call! On Saturday we went out to breakfast next door and by the time we got back to our room the bathroom and room were just getting done cleaned again. It is very close to the stores and there's a target very close by. We accidentally locked ourselves out of the room but the manager Daniel (I think that's his name) quickly helped us and was great about it. There's also amazing hiking trails very near by so we'll for sure be returning!

  • Stayed March 2014
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Arroyo Grande, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 March 2014

I love staying at the rose garden their pool and Jacuzzi are awesome the rooms are always clean and the service is just perfect its located just in the right place you got the downtown,markets,parks definitely my favorite hotel in San Luis Obispo

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Daniel I, General Manager at Rose Garden Inn, responded to this review, 17 April 2014
Thank you so much for such a refreshing review!!! We get so many nice comments, and we sincerely appreciate the people who tell others about how great this hotel truly is! Please come and stay with us again soon!
Sincerely,
Daniel Ibarra
General Manager
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Sao Paulo, SP
Level 6 Contributor
149 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2014

The hotel was extermamente enough for an overnight stay, clean, comfortable with good sized rooms! We were greeted by Mary, who was very kind, guided us in everything we do question, helped us book a Japanese restaurant, suggested by her and it was amazing ... What was missing in the hotel was the breakfast that we had to go take in a cafeteria next door, with a not very receptive staff.

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled with friends
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Property: Rose Garden Inn
Address: 1585 Calle Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-7205
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Luis Obispo
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #19 of 32 Hotels in San Luis Obispo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Rose Garden Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 63
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Rose Garden Inn is a San Luis Obispo hotel, located off beautiful Highway 101. It is a favorite among Cal Poly University families, with easy access to Pismo Beach, Avila Beach, Oceano Dunes and Hearst Castle. Guests are welcome to enjoy the beautiful gardens, heated pool and the areas largest spa with multiple waterfalls. The rooms are tastefully decorated, spacious, and equipped with the business and family traveler in mind. Free coffee, wireless Internet and a very friendly staff is here to make your stay more comfortable. Rose Garden Inn is just a short drive to scenic Hwy 1, Paso Robles Wine country, and Big Sur. ... more   less 
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