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Irvine, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Love this place! I have stayed here a few times now, and I love it each and every time. Old world charm in a good location for Paso Robles wine tasting. The bed is great, comfortable and elegant. The room is classic in style and practical in utility. Everything is nicely set-up. It feels like a step back in time,...

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Alta Loma, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful Hotel. A jewel in a country atmosphere, Exploring the area on your motorcycle and making the Carlton your base of operations, is like putting the icing on a wonderful cake. The Carlton is a blast from the past. Loved it.

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this property at the last minute while on a road trip. The rooms were clean and updated, and the service was friendly. Within walking distance of many restaurants and beautiful sites, like the Atascadero City Hall, which is lit up beautifully at night. It made a nice, unexpected addition to our vacation. This is not "luxury," but...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Carlton hotel is really comfortable, with spacious rooms and some really luxurious features. What really sets it apart, though, is the price. It's often quite a bit cheaper than comparable option nearby, so it's always worth looking at.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just checked in and it has already been an unpleasant experience! We walked in and no one was at the front counter. After waiting a few minutes, someone finally came out and checked us in. Then we needed to move our car to the AROUND THE CORNER AND ACROSS THE STREET parking lot (don't be fooled with the "across...

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Carlton_Hotel_805, Manager at The Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Hello There, We are so sorry you were unhappy with your stay, as well as with the upgrade option. As our front desk agent explained, we did not have any pet friendly rooms to upgrade you into, so there was very little to be done. We are so sorry this inconvenienced you. As for the bag behind the TV, we...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I arrived late and had to leave early the next morning but the short time we were there we were impressed by the hotel. The beds were extremely comfortable and the bathroom was luxurious. We saw that there were some interesting activities for guests including wine tasting but we weren't there long enough. I definitely plan on...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Large comfortable rooms with modern amenities. Luxurious bathroom. Very good sound insulation -- quiet. Lounge was closed. Very convenient location to restaurants, wineries, and highways. Hotel parking was limited, but had ample street parking.

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Orange County, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a completely unexpectedly amazing hotel this is. Maybe the fact that it's in Atascadero and not Paso Robles it may get overlooked, but this is by far the best "3-star" hotel I've ever stayed in. The staff is friendly and accommodating. The building itself looks as historic as a much pricier landmark hotel. There is plenty of parking. One...

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San Clemente, California
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Charming custom Hotel with a fantastic value for the $! The Carlton Hotel has an old world feel, with rich woods and Grand lobby. The rooms feel cozy although they are spacious. Luxurious comforters, seating areas and beverage nooks. My favorite Hotel of all time!

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Kamloops, Canada
Reviewed 13 December 2016

This hotel is located right in downtown Atascadero. It is an old landmark hotel that has been renovated and given fresh life. It is excellent in every way ..the rooms are as good as any we have stayed in anywhere in the world...would be 5 star in any city. This hotel would be at home in any of the worlds...

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Carlton_Hotel_805, Manager at The Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Karl, We are so glad you enjoyed your visit! Thank you for staying with us and, as always, happy travels!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our boutique, one-of-a-kind hotel is conveniently located in the heart of San Luis Obispo County- sandy beaches, wine country and the historic downtown are all just a short drive (or stroll) away. We boast a locally sourced, artisanal Bakery & Cafe that is open daily. We are also ow a member of STASH Hotel rewards- a one-of-a-kind rewards program for one-of-a-kind hotels! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Carlton Hotel

Address: 6005 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA 93422-4210
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Atascadero
Price Range: €125 - €211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Carlton Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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Carlton Hotel Atascadero
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“Some rooms have an interior balcony opening up to the central courttyard”
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“Rooms with a courtyard view are lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles 641aliceb, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Close to the freeway, restaurants nearby”
 of 5 bubbles heathersE332RH, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the double queen room which was large and luxurious.”
 of 5 bubbles N8314RRmarkv, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“This review is only for breakfast in the Cafe, facing El Camino Real - you can see the street.”
 of 5 bubbles Mokegrl, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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