Embassy Suites San Luis Obispo

Address: 333 Madonna Road, San Luis Obispo, California, 93405, United States | 3 star hotel
 
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Location

This 3 star hotel, located on 333 Madonna Road, San Luis Obispo, is near Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, Farmers Market, Mission Plaza, and San Luis Obispo Children's Museum.
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          Historical Traveler Reviews Embassy Suites San Luis Obispo

          Good Stay

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          Our family stayed at this hotel for one night. Room was large, clean and comfortable. Weird location - in a strip mall, but nice none the less. Front desk staff was extermely knowledgable, friendly and helpful. Parking is free. Conveinent to US1, 101 and a short drive from downtown. Breakfast was very good - typical embassy breakfast. Good price - no issuees.

          Accomodations are average

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          We stayed at the Embassy Suites on a CA road trip. I had never stayed at an Embassy Suites before so I have no idea how they rate in comparison to other ES hotels. I thought the room was dingy. It seemed clean but it was very dark inside. The furniture in the living room part of the suite was old. Also, the hotel is located right next to the freeway, so you will hear some car noise. Actually you won't hear the car noise until the piano noise from the lobby is over for the night (9pm?).

          They did have a breakfast in the morning. If you decide to eat eggs, have them make you a special order rather than just scramble eggs which were already cooked. I noticed that people who had the plain scrambled eggs took one bite and did not finish them. My husband had a Denver omlette, and said it was fine. They also have a Belgian waffle stand where you can make your own waffles. The coffee was average, but there is a Starbucks in the shopping center next door.

          Overall, if the rooms were updated, this would be a pretty good deal. If I were to go back to SLO, I would probably check out another place to stay.

          Opinion from a local

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          I live here in San Luis but have stayed at this hotel a couple times over the past year or two. First of all, avoid the drinks at the bar! They are way overpriced and very WEAk! (If you want a fun bar and a cool atmosphere, head downtown to McCarthy's Irish Pub.) They don't even appear to have an official bartender. Just some person who happens to notice patrons approaching the bar, and then someone comes grudingly out of the woodwork to come serve you. This hotel does have a complimentary happy hour every evening, so that's always hard to beat:) The cooked to order breakfast is also surprisingly good. I've had lunch and dinner at the restaurant quite a few times which is usually hit or miss. I feel like the dinner entrees are overpriced for what you get--but that's just my opinion. I like the feel of the actual restaurant itself--it's very open and light with kind of a "big city" feel.

          Example of why not to stay at hotels in malls!

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          We stayed two nights, which was one too many. A very loud familiy was next to us, we advised the front desk who would do nothing and at 2am we were told that if we wanted to change rooms we would have to pay the full standard (not discounted) rate.

          The rooms are in dire need of renovation, quite run down and dingy. Service is poor in all areas except the restaurant - the staff there was the only redeeming feature of this otherwise horrible hotel.

          We requested a tranfer to the airport and waited 25 minutes before being told that there had been a shift change and that we would have to get a taxi.

          For the cost there are many other nicer hotels with better staff.

          Great for a family!

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          Weird location for a hotel (in a mall). But rooms are large, comfortable and quiet. Breakfast was great for a hotel. Great value for a family. We had 5 people and everyone had enough room. Would definitely stay here again.

          Best Place in San Luis

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          I have been coming to San Luis on a regular basis, stayed at Embassy for the 1st time recently, and will continue to stay here from now on.... The other hotels in the area do not come close to comparison..

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          Brillient accommodation at Embssy Suites

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          We were not expecting too much of this Hotel at $159 for 4 of us. However, we were pleasantly surprised. This is a new Hotel and everything was very clean and comfortable. We had 2 large rooms with two t.v.'s, a swimming pool, gym, whirl pool, laundry, full breakfast included (one of the best breakfasts of our trip) and free drinks between 5.30 and 7.30 on the night of arrival. I will be looking for other Embassy Suites from now on. The staff were very friendly and helpful. A great place to stay.

          Limites Availability Shows in Staff's Attitude!

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          There are too few hotel choices in the city San Luis Obispo and the staff reflects this situation with a take it or leave attitude. The property is typical of Embassy Suites, but the staff needs improvement.

          Great hotel

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          We spent 1 night here while driving down Rte 1. It was a very relaxing place to stay after a long day of driving and sightseeing. Our room was quiet, spacious and clean. The free cooked-to-order breakfast and free happy hour drinks were added bonuses.

          Great Place to Stay

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          We enjoyed our stay at this hotel. The rooms are very clean and spacious and the staff was friendly and helpful. It is conveniently located near shopping and dining and was a good central location for all of our sightseeing. I would definitely recommended this hotel to anyone staying in San Luis Obispo.

          TripAdvisor Reviews Embassy Suites San Luis Obispo

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          Travel Blogs from San Luis Obispo

          PCH1

          A travel blog entry by hilladventures on Jul 07, 2015

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          After our short stay in Cambria, we woke up early and took the 9am tour of Hearst Castle. The kids really enjoyed this tour. Even Emmett listened to the tour guide and seemed fascinated by what he saw. The kids really enjoyed walking around the pool and gardens. The pool was ...

          Roots and Beginnings

          A travel blog entry by irishringlets on Dec 20, 2014

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          ... Lots of last minute Christmas shopping still to do, and some catching up on the current events in my hometown since I've been away at school. It's always amazing to me how much my hometown changes every time I come back after another semester at school, which feels like no time at all, but is actually several months, which is plenty of time for lots of things to move, close, open, and disorient me. Today, it's got me thinking about my trip coming up, and ...

          MUSTANG #1

          A travel blog entry by edddadams on May 30, 2014

          7 photos

          ... on the way, passing the celebrity houses. Driving down the freeway we became stuck in some long-tailed-traffic jams. Made it to Santa Monica around lunch time. Walked up the pier back down on to Venice beach in search of the fitness fanatics and the infamous characters. We found them all after a half hour walk lined up in all taking on some different enterprise involving marijuana. Saw the big roid-boys lined up lifting ...

          Frisbees will hurt you

          A travel blog entry by mat_hill88 on May 09, 2014

          ... in a gigantic fire ball. On our loop back to where we started there was a beach full off elephant seals. These things are huge and stink, the noises they make are a mix of a really loud **** and a roar.

          Not being used to the endleslly long drives its starting to make me just want to sleep after so heading to the beach seemed like a good plan do a bit of reading until I fell asleep. Waking up by sand being blown in my ...

          Pacific Coast Highway

          A travel blog entry by benandmartin on Apr 06, 2014

          16 photos

          ... because he upgraded us to a slightly more respectable Kia Rio. It's no muscle car but at least we didn't look as gay as we could have done.

          The drive itself was pretty nice. It's often rated as one of the best drives in the world and you can see why. The road hugs the coast of California moving from beaches to cliff tops, passing through well to do towns amd elephant ...

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