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    Avila La Fonda Hotel

    101 San Miguel Street, PO Box 217, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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    Overview
    • Excellent83%
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    “nachos” (139 reviews)
    “croissants” (111 reviews)
    “murphy bed” (35 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Kitchenette
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    Pets Allowed
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    Private Balcony
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I loved the quietness of the hotel, the personal service when checking in, and all the delightful things to eat and drink. Eat the mixed berry pie at 8:00 PM, sharp, it goes the quickest. The hotel is clean and the rooms, welcoming. My only...More

    Thank CentralCalifornia09
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Seriously, people, this place has ruined all other hotels for me. It's a slice of heaven on earth. The facility is beautiful and the amenities are unbelievable. The stay starts with welcome gifts of wine glasses and a generous gift basket of snacks and beverages....More

    Thank Stacy W
    Response from Avila_La_Fonda_Hotel, General Manager at Avila La Fonda HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Stacy W, Wow! What a kind review. I am thrilled to hear that your stay surpassed expectations and you enjoyed everything the hotel has to offer. We are proud to offer a one of a kind experience so your compliments mean a lot. The...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Our stay at La Fonda was delightful. The decor is amazing. The employees are wonderful. The amenities exceeded our already lofty expectations based on the positive reviews. If we return to Avila Beach, I can’t imagine staying elsewhere.More

    Thank BWine_DE
    Response from Avila_La_Fonda_Hotel, General Manager at Avila La Fonda HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear BWine_DE, Thank you so much for this nice review. It is always such a compliment to hear that we exceeded a guest's expectations. The style and decor of the hotel is eclectic and I agree that it adds to the one-of-a-kind experience here at...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Don’t stay here the reception at the front has the worst customer service skills ever. We had a room book and because we had an infant their policy if we would need a different type of room. Well because they were booked up they just...More

    Thank Jusandy
    Response from Avila_La_Fonda_Hotel, General Manager at Avila La Fonda HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Jusandy, I am sorry to hear that your experience was unpleasant. It is very important to us that we offer friendly and welcoming service, so I have made a note of your complaints and will address them accordingly. I am unsure of what happened...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This is a lovely place right in Avila Beach. Our experience with the manager, Tom, made us know that this place is a class act and well run. His kind assistance was much appreciated. I would love to come back to this place on another...More

    Thank Jeannie R
    Response from Avila_La_Fonda_Hotel, General Manager at Avila La Fonda HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Jeannie R, Thank you for this kind review! It is always a treat to hear from guests who enjoyed their stay with us. I shared your review with Tom and he was thrilled that you had such a pleasant experience. I agree that the...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 222 - USD 434 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Avila Beach
    • #4 Family Hotel in Avila Beach
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 28
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • San Luis Obispo County >
    • Avila Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Avila La Fonda Beach ,
    • Avila La Fonda Boutique Hotel
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    N M
    27 October 2017|
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    Response from BWine_DE | Reviewed this property |
    There are also at least 3 wine tasting options within a block of La Fonda.
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    Colleen C
    17 August 2017|
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    Response from captkb | Reviewed this property |
    Don't think they have laundry faculties at the hotel but check with the hotel for a nearby laundry mat.
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    Tom W
    9 August 2017|
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    Response from wcrotts | Reviewed this property |
    This review of far from reality with respect to the La Fonda, you want noisy, try the other hotels on the block. This hotel is by far the very best in the Avila Valley and top tier in the County
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    "get the suites with a balcony, where you can have breakfast and liquid refreshments on."
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    "Loved the spa room! Wish every hotel had this option! 2nd floor balcony preferred!"
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