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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our room was so dirty. The carpet was disgusting, there was fingerprints and dirt all over the walls. We didn't even take a shower because the shower was so filthy. My mattress had a huge cut in it. Someone kept smoking all night and blowing it in our window. A lot of shady people hanging around the hotel. We did... More 

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Thank Sonya S
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived late into San Luis and needed accommodation, several places were fully booked but the Homestead had availability. I really should have looked around further. This place really is dreadful. The carpet was filthy, the skirting boards were dirty and the shower was something to behold. Paint coming off the walls and a dirty shower tray. Please nobody bother going... More 

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Thank Clare B

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New Jersey
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

In every respect, this, so-called, motel is the absolute pits. Beginning with the the surly, incompetent check-in mope who couldn't locate our reservation (said the fax was broken), moving on to that promised breakfast that wasn't (said their supplier had failed to deliver the supplies), moving on to the useless wi-fi, you find that the worst part is the room;... More 

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Thank Paul H
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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

After driving for hours on Christmas Eve i finally arrived at 1:30 am(Christmas day) which the hotel was aware of my late arrival... After 15 min of ringing the bell n calling, a man in boxers n wife beater stubbles out of a back room... i had pre paid the room, and my previous call explaining my late arrival i... More 

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Thank Caycee M
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4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I booked a room here a month in advance of my arrival, just one night as I was driving down hwy 1. All was fine with my booking, or so I thought! After driving for 4 hours I arrived to find that my room had been cancelled! I had not been notified of this and the staff was very rude... More 

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Thank LouMiddleton
Salta, Argentina
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

The Motel is horrible. Right from the start an old grumpy lady receives you, then the rooms....well, there was a confy bed. Full stop. It really remind me of those horror movies where things happen in a motel. The door lock didn´t seem safe enough, I had to put a chair just to feel safe.

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Thank ja267
San Luis Obispo County, California
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Reviewed 16 April 2016

I am not really picky with hotels but this was awful. I paid 80 dollars for a room the made me feel dirty as soon as I walked in. The floor was disgusting, the bathroom looked like it was under construction and the soaps where on the floor like they were thrown there. The bed was hard and there was... More 

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Thank hannahnicolemartin
Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

The long and short of this place is that it's okay. At over $100/night with taxes, it's definitely expensive for what it offers. But this is also SLO, where prices are high. All the basics were there: A/C, clean, hot water, decent bed, fridge, hangers, etc. That said... This place needs A LOT of physical improvements and renovation. The place... More 

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Thank Don M
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Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

If you're not too complicated like me this "motel" will be enough for a night but it's cartainly not good. It's quite disgusting, the floor is more than dirty (watch the picture below), the shower is certainly not the place where you want to wash yourself, the walls are in a bad state, the floor too and I'll pass on... More 

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Thank MattX45
Sacramento, California
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134 reviews
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Reviewed 8 June 2015

Read the terrible reviews and had to check it out myself. Just driving through the property tells me the ghastly comments are accurate. Good God this place is a dump. The few people we saw outside were trashy, and as for the grounds, yuck! I would never want to see the inside of a room. Based on the comments and... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Homestead Motel

Address: 920 Olive St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-2360
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Luis Obispo
Price Range: $66 - $306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Homestead Motel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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“I cannot recommend anything about this hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles clarebish, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I doubt anyone was any better than the other.”
 of 5 bubbles ja267, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here!”
 of 5 bubbles wendyd180, 15 Sep 2014 | Read review
“DO NOT STAY IN HOMESTEAD MOTEL SAN LUIS OBISPO.”
  • dirty and broken windows by the entry door
  • dirty door and broken
 of 5 bubbles PGreen57, 29 Apr 2011 | Read review
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