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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 18 April 2014

I'd heard about the Madonna Inn and it really appealed to my sense of eccentricity and kitsch, I was soooooo excited to stay here on the road trip my husband and I were taking from LA to San Fran. We were just staying for one night in the Madonna Suite, the website pics looked fab - all deep pink, roses,... More 

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Province of Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 17 April 2014

OK, anybody who has been here will agree..... YOU MUST VIST Madonna Inn before you die! Have your camera ready. This place is more then astonishing or amazingly decorated it is probably one of the msot UNIQUE motels / hotels in the WORLD. Just on imagination and design alone it should get 6 stars. Nobody in their right mind can... More 

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Joe_Forgette, Manager at Madonna Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review. I'm glad you stayed with us on your visit to San Luis Obispo. I wanted to apologize that your inquiry regarding the $60.00 was never resolved. Please email me your information and i will respond my findings to you shortly. Thank you again for staying with us and we hope to... More 

La Mesa, California
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 17 April 2014

I can't understand the negative reviews. My husband and I stayed in the Mini Maxi room for 2 nights, and the Austrian Suite for 1. We were celebrating our anniversary. Both rooms were great, but the Austrian Suite is amazing - not the way I would decorate, but it was very elegant and fun. The food at the steakhouse is... More 

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Augusta, Georgia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 16 April 2014

Stayed here on a Spring break trip from Los Angeles to San Francisco. It was as described, and then some. The kids loved the pool and room. My wife was a little taken aback at the sight of it all, but soon fell in line with the rest of us. If different is not for you, then I would have... More 

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London. UK
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Reviewed 15 April 2014

We booked this hotel after being recommended it by several friends (and random strangers) when we mentioned we'd be passing through SLO. After looking it up online we knew we'd be in for a slightly different experience from normal. From the obsession with pink - pink robes, pink bar, pink menus and even pink sugar, to the fantastic detail that... More 

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Joe_Forgette, Manager at Madonna Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay. We are pleased that you appreciated the small details and enjoyed the experience enough to recommend us! More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 April 2014 via mobile

Full on kitsch from the themed rooms to the silver and pink dining room and stuffed full of fairy lights and coloured fountains. Piña Coladas by the pool, dance to the house band in the ballroom. This is the most unbelievable overload on your senses and if you are a Brit you wil love the irony of the whole place.... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2014

Located a mile outside San luis Obispo along side the Highway, this hotel defiantly offers an experience. On first sight, it looked out dated, old and ''Kitchey''. We checked in at the lobby were the lady behind the counter was far from friendly which didn't give good first impressions. Hving booked the '' rock'' room we were excited to see... More 

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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 12 April 2014

We stayed in Jungle Rocks, my ten year olds pick of a room. We expected to smell old/mold being a rock room, but instead it smelled like lavender which we so appreciated. The waterfall shower was amazing. The two king sized beds were fabulous. It has a cave like feel and with shag carpet so the theme was perfect. Did... More 

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Joe_Forgette, Manager at Madonna Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and positive comments. We appreciate your business and look forward to welcoming your family back in the future! More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2014

We just came back from a wonderful weekend with our Son, daughter in-law and granddaughter at the Madonna Inn. The room was themed San Francisco and was all in red, which pleased my daughter in-law nicely as she is from Peru and loves red. The staff did a great job of keeping the place clean and the restaurants and amenities... More 

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Joe_Forgette, Manager at Madonna Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay with us and for sharing such fun photos of the property and staff! More 

royal oaks
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2014

I stayed there and had the best time. I could not wait to bring my whole family back. So I called all my kids and booked three great rooms for my family, 2 weeks later. They had a wonderful time. I love this place. If you ever are thinking about going to this fantastic hotel just do it. It is... More 

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Joe_Forgette, Manager at Madonna Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for another great review! We appreciate that you would bring your whole family back to have a wonderful Madonna Inn experience! More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Madonna Inn Copper Cafe
Madonna Inn Copper Cafe
Cuisines: American, Cafe
Alex Madonna's Gold Rush Steak House
Alex Madonna's Gold Rush Steak House
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Madonna Inn

Address: 100 Madonna Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-5489
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Luis Obispo
Price Range: €229 - €301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Madonna Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 110
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Also Known As:
Madonna Hotel San Luis Obispo
Madonna Inn San Luis Obispo
Madonna San Luis Obispo
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in San Luis Obispo
#7 Family Hotel in San Luis Obispo
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