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South Shields, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 March 2014

Me and my wife decided to stay here for a night and spend the extra money on beer and food! It certainly wasn't luxury, but it was clean, comfortable and had everything you need and expect for $30! It's $30!

Thank Toonreview
Rowland Heights, California
Reviewed 31 December 2013

OMG, I don't even know where to start. I also wish I would have read the reviews first before I made an on line reservation. We were afraid that since it was the time of year for holiday travel, we wouldn't be able to find a room when we arrived in San Luis Obispo. Sad to say, there are LOTS...

2Thank Chris G
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 17 October 2012

We only reason we picked this place was because it was our half way point to San Fransisco and needed a place to sleep. After we got into the room and lay down about 3 in the morning we heard so much noise outside. We did not know what was all the noise was about but it kept us up...

1Thank AnjuP
Reviewed 29 February 2012

I wish I had read these reviews first. This an obviously old property, they tried sprucing it up. Everything in our room was very nice, but that was the only thing going for this place. We were on the second floor, the floor squeaked when you walked on it. The next room's door squeaked very loudly, every time that knucklehead...

3Thank miksar
Rancho Palos Verdes, California
Reviewed 5 February 2012

I'll never go back to this ashamed hotel again and will not recommend it to anyone either. The room is filthy, the so called "breakfast" is nothing more than some packaged pastries. Oh by the way, if the orange juice or coffee is empty, the owner will ask you to help him to get or make a new one. I...

3Thank bailing z
Los Angeles
Reviewed 4 September 2011

I don't understand what everyone is complaining about. My brother and I stayed here last week and it was great. There were problems, as mentioned, but some people really need to lighten up. I had a good laugh reading someone's description of the Rodeway as a "third world experience". Pretty awesome. It was worth the price I paid and I...

1Thank Greg P
Walnut Creek, California
Reviewed 29 July 2011

Expensive - over $100 with tax. Grungy! Holey drapes. Rough thin sheets. Thin pillows, and don't look under the pillowcase. Hard mattress. The blanket should have been thrown away years ago. Oddly, furniture looked new. Guests need nice bedding and mattress; cleanliness, Owners should sleep overnight in a room. It's a dump. Stay away! Choice Hotels should be ashamed.

2Thank NorCalBrook
Reviewed 29 June 2011

This hotel is located in one of the best part of Ca was horrible at its best. Nothing deserves more than one star or less. I will never recommend it to anyone. Poorly maintained, missing items in breakfast, clogged up sink and bath tub, dirty carpet, no one to answer service call except owners daughter, next day morning no one...

3Thank sidnmshe
Duarte, California
Reviewed 13 June 2011

Lousy value on a Cal Poly activity weekend. We booked 2 nites and left after one. The room was simply dirty and had a foul smell, black smudges on the bathroom door, rust stains, cracked paint, filthy grout, mystery smears, and cigarette burns. Wife's pillow case was stenciled with "Cottage Hospital", blanket appeared to be WWII Russian surplus made of...

3Thank Duartemiller
Redding, California
Reviewed 16 April 2011

First you're hit by the smell... our "non-smoking" room was probably converted right before we got there because the cloying scent of whatever they used to mask the smell gave us all headaches. Then you notice the walls... dirty, tape coming off ceiling, dust, cracks, molding dusty, yuck! Smoke detector doesn't have batteries- I am writing from the room and...

3Thank Bugfred

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Budget Inn SLO Cal Poly

Address: 1001 Olive St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-2361 (Formerly Rodeway Inn)
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Luis Obispo
Price Range: $73 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Budget Inn SLO Cal Poly 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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“Don't think there is a "good" room here, but they are clean”
 of 5 bubbles Uphill_from_Denver, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Don t choose any room”
 of 5 bubbles HELMUTH26, 17 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Rooms behind reception may be quieter?”
 of 5 bubbles seamstresschris, 16 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Keep looking. you can do better than this place. I'd say the only good part about this inn is its about a 4 min drive to the downtown area with a the shops and restaurants. other than that, don't recommend it.”
 of 5 bubbles S1850NUchrism, 19 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Find a room at another motel”
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