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4.3 out of 5

"Love that it's just walking distance from all the downtown shops, restaurants, and the Mission! Very clean and very nice service. Kids loved the mini ... " More

By a verified traveler on Mon 09 Apr 2018

Hotel Description

Motel near Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa in San Luis Obispo

Heart of San Luis Obispo

With a stay at this Downtown motel, you'll be within half a mile (1 km) of Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa and 3 miles (5 km) of California Polytechnic State University. Cerro San Luis Obispo and Emerson Park are also within half a mile (1 km).

Free perks

Free self parking is available and the motel's front desk is staffed around-the-clock. Guests will appreciate free perks like continental breakfast and WiFi in public areas. A grocery/convenience store, express check-in, and express check-out are also on offer.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, the 51 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities include coffee/tea makers, free local calls, and hair dryers.

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$75* Per night/room Dec 16 - Dec 17

Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo ratings based on 25 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo

Everyone (19) Couples (2) Family (4)
5 out of 5

Posted by on Dec 1, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Dec 6, 2019 by Customer Care Team

Dear guest, thank you so much for your stellar review! This means a lot to us. Hope you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back next time you visit the area. Safe travels!

4 out of 5
Pros & Cons. Location was good. Rooms had everything one could possibly need. Breakfast had good options. Amanda at the front desk was Super helpful with suggestions. Other older gentleman (Indian) behind front desk just looked at me as I waited for Amanda. He could have said hello or acknowledged me... Sink in room 123 is clogged. King size bed was Eastern King. Why wouldn’t you have a California King size bed in California? The length is what was needed. Also, the warehouse across the side street had pretty loud music and a shouting instructor in the evening. Maybe ask them to close their giant door during workout classes.

Posted by on Nov 27, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Dec 9, 2019 by Customer Care Team

Dear guest, We are delighted to have provided you with suitable accommodation for your trip here. We appreciate your kind rating, and we hope to welcome you back again before long.

5 out of 5

Posted by on Oct 20, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 25, 2019 by Customer Care Team

Dear guest, thank you so much for your stellar review! This means a lot to us. Hope you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back next time you visit the area. Safe travels!

4 out of 5
Nicely renovated rooms. The bathroom sink area (separate from the shower and toilet) is combined with Refrigerator, microwave and small table and chairs. My only real complaint is that the shower, while real nice, is tiny, about 3'x3'. I'd have liked to see a smaller "kitchen" and larger shower.

Posted by on Sep 22, 2019

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Sep 22, 2019 by Customer Care Team

Dear guest, We are delighted to have provided you with suitable accommodation for your trip here. We appreciate your kind rating, and we hope to welcome you back again before long.

4 out of 5
Walking distance to restaurants & shopping. Cute area, staff was extremely friendly and helpful.

Posted by on Aug 20, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Aug 21, 2019 by Customer Care Team

Dear guest, We are delighted to have provided you with suitable accommodation for your trip here. We appreciate your kind rating, and we hope to welcome you back again before long.

5 out of 5

Posted by on Aug 12, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Aug 16, 2019 by Customer Care Team

Dear guest, thank you so much for your stellar review! This means a lot to us. Hope you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back next time you visit the area. Safe travels!

5 out of 5
Clean and great access to town and a hiking trail.

Posted by on Jul 27, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 31, 2019 by Customer Care Team

Dear guest, thank you so much for your stellar review! This means a lot to us. Hope you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back next time you visit the area. Safe travels!

4 out of 5
Very clean property and much better AC than s lot of the older hotels. Nice staff. Better pillows needed instead of the very small pillows would be especially on s king size bed. They are about the size of a small throw pillow rather than a bed pillow. Better toiletries needed as well. The soap is the most drying soap I’ve ever used. No conditioner in our room so I don’t know if that is standard or housekeeping forgot to leave some.

Posted by on Jun 14, 2019

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Jul 5, 2019 by Customer Care Team

Dear guest, We are delighted to have provided you with suitable accommodation for your trip here. We appreciate your kind rating, and we hope to welcome you back again before long.

4 out of 5

Posted by on Jun 13, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 5, 2019 by Customer Care Team

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to rate your recent stay at our hotel. We are thrilled that you had a great stay, and we hope to welcome you back again soon!

4 out of 5
Nice And Clean would probable book a room again if i am in the area

Posted by on Jun 3, 2019

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Jul 5, 2019 by Customer Care Team

Dear guest, We are always pleased to receive feedback from our guests in relation to their stays with us, and we are delighted with your rating, thank you very much. We are happy to have satisfied you so well, and we hope to remain your hotel of choice here for future visits.

About the Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo

Location 345 Marsh St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Property Features

Free breakfast is served daily. Public spaces have free WiFi. Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo also features a grocery/convenience store, express check-in, and express check-out. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This San Luis Obispo motel is smoke free.

  • 51 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 3 buildings
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Convenience store
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP-San Luis Obispo County Regional) (5.7 km / 3.5 mi)
  • Train station: San Luis Obispo Station (1.8 km / 1.1 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo offers 51 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. This San Luis Obispo motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served free continental breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Braille or raised signage

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 11 PM
  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Guests arriving after 11 PM are asked to ring the bell outside the lobby for access.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Debit cards
  • Number of children who can stay free - 2

Hotel Names

  • Avenue Downtown San Luis Obispo
  • Avenue Inn
  • Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo
  • Avenue Luis Obispo Luis Obispo
  • Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo Motel
  • Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo San Luis Obispo
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You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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