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Bakersfield, California, United States
Reviewed 25 May 2014 via mobile

PROS: -sleeps 7 comfortably, which is great if you have a large family or group of friends -mini fridge -large living room area with plenty of sitting room for 7 people -safe -fire place -check out at noon -room seemed pretty clean considering how old everything is CONS: -check in is not until 4. Staff was not able to check...

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 23 May 2014 via mobile

We visited the Madonna inn on our one night stop in San Luis Obisbo. The hotel is super unique- each room was different. We stayed in the Cabin Still room which had a rock floor and funky copper sink. The pool was nice, but drinks were pretty pricy. We opted to drive downtown for dinner (it was about 8 minutes)...

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Arlington, Texas
Reviewed 21 May 2014

How on earth do you describe the Madonna Inn? Kitsch, cool, funky, fun and so full of character that it's not for the timid traveler. We stayed in the "Barrels of Fun" room and found it delightful. The rock shower was both exhilarating and a little scary (if you slip and fall, I'm certain a massive head injury would result)...

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Joe_Forgette, Manager at Madonna Inn, responded to this review

We are happy to hear you enjoyed the Barrel of Fun room and the overall experience here at Madonna Inn. We appreciate your positive review and thank you for your business!

New York City, New York
Reviewed 19 May 2014

So no one really prepared me for what I was walking into with this hotel. More specifically- I don't think I've ever seen so much pink in my lifetime in one place. Even the cake is pink. The napkins are pink. The decor is...you get the idea. I asked for the most normal room and got the swiss chalet. I...

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London
Reviewed 19 May 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Madonna Inn for one night in May during our two day drive down Highway 1, and this was our second time staying here - the first being four years ago while on our honeymoon. I loved it four years ago, and if possible I loved it even more this second time - yes...

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Joe_Forgette, Manager at Madonna Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your return visit and your wonderfully positive review on our establishment! We have two other rooms that sound like they might be good choices for you also called Love Nest and Just Heaven that are also on the top floor and feature small staircases that provide you with lookout views of the property and surrounding areas. We...

San Jose, California
Reviewed 17 May 2014

Each room is unique. A picture of each room is available on-line. This room has a partial rock wall behind a sofa with wallpaper above which looks odd. The room is a good size, end unit with windows on two sides and in the bathroom, but it is near the ice machine and we could hear laundry machines during the...

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Rivervale, NJ
Reviewed 14 May 2014

My family and I stayed for 1 night at the Madonna Inn. My children thought the rooms were not updated. However, they could not see the charm in each and every inch of this place. This place is the most unique lodging I had ever stayed at. We checked in at night and our room was called Springtime. It was...

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Joe_Forgette, Manager at Madonna Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review and for bringing your family to stay with us! All of our rooms were renovated and updated in 2008. I'm happy that you appreciated the small details that make us so unique!

Stockton, California
Reviewed 14 May 2014

The Madonna Inn is charming, unique and very pink. You should definitely stop for a meal to experience the folly of Alex Madonna. I'd think twice, however, before spending the night here. Our room was dark and and musty, though it appeared clean. It's dated by design with one part bordello, two parts thrift store and a dash of Louis...

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Bakersfield, California
Reviewed 13 May 2014 via mobile

They don't build them like this anymore I recommend stopping just to see the property and see the inside. Lots of pink lots of handcarved wood in the bar and again , lots of pink. The restaurant was completely full on a Sunday brunch time visit. Beer was a little pricey at seven dollars for a bottle of sierra Nevada

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Los Angeles
Reviewed 13 May 2014

I've passed this place several times but never been; that changed when we had a wedding and most people were staying here. Just look on its website to see that each room is BIZARRELY decorated. That is, of course, part of the Madonna's appeal and fun. You can have fun picking a room or just go with it; they're all...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
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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
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

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: €127 - €271 (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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“all rooms are great that I have been in”
 of 5 bubbles davesf2017, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The photos of all rooms are available online.”
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  • Room Lighting - Ceiling Fixture
  • Wall Decor - Round Room Madonna Inn
  • Red Brocade Drapes, Green Walls, Red Carpet
  • They love Pink.
  • Wall Covering Throughout Room
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“no elevator in the main building, they have two single story buildings for those needing wheelchair accessible and/or any other assistance.”
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