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Certificate of Excellence
Madonna Inn is world renowned for its 110 uniquely themed guest rooms and hot pink décor. Located in the city of San Luis Obispo, and halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco, Madonna Inn is nestled on a beautiful 1,000-acre ranch. A paved walking and biking path connects Madonna Inn to nearby downtown San Luis Obispo. Hotel guests can enjoy complimentary tennis, basketball, and garden games. All visitors can take advantage of onsite hiking, dining, and boutique shopping. The Alex Madonna’s Gold Rush Steak House, features an oak pit barbecue, a cocktail lounge, and nightly music and dancing. Serving breakfast lunch and dinner, the Copper Café features classic American favorites. Madonna Inn’s famous mile-high cakes are not to be missed. Also available in the Madonna Inn Bakery are daily baked pies, breads and pastries. Plan to spend a relaxing afternoon at the luxurious day spa. Jewelry, apparel, and signature Madonna Inn items are available in the Shops.
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Property amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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59Somewhat walkable
Grade: 59 out of 100
24Restaurantswithin 1 km
3Attractionswithin 1 km
100Room tips
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To be honest, I can't imagine what anyone could write in a review that could really reflect what it is like at the Madonna Inn; there simply aren't the words! You just have to experience it for yourself! First off, it is very pink. Even the sugar on the breakfast tables. Once
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Response from Joe_Forgette, Manager at Madonna Inn
Responded 24 Nov. 2015
Thank you very much for your kind words and review of Madonna Inn. We appreciate all feedback and stories from our guest's time here. We also greatly appreciate your input regarding the accommodation you stayed in, Cayucos Queen. Thank you for visiting us and we hope to see you again in the future.
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This hotel is unique and something you must see if you are in the neighbourhood! Everything is literally pink,as soon as we arrived i think for a few minute all i could say is:"oh my god" i think i was shocked but in a good way! I just couldnt beleive that someone could
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Our anniversary is on Valentine's Day and I surprised my hubby with dinner at the world's famous Madonna Inn Steak House. It is a go once and take it all in kind of place. Everything is pink, or covered in gold and then more pink. Of course on Feb 14 the place was hopping. Live
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Madonna Inn is bizarre, but in a very good way. We stayed in the "fabulous fifties" room which was gorgeous. It's not high-end luxe: the beds are small (doubles, not queens); there's no refrigerator. But they do have heaps of character and are comfortable. Excellent
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Fabulous fun hotel with friendly staff, good food, good facilities and unique décor. We stayed in a rock-themed room with a waterfall shower which was great, especially the unusual shower. However, we wouldn't recommend our room for a long stay as the huge rock walls, floor and
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Shower in the "Indian Room"
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Love Nest bed
another view of sunrise in the love nest
No it is not
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Not really close enough to walk but you could catch a Lyft and be there in less then 10 mins. Highway 101 runs between the inn and down town. Hope that helps.
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Check with the front desk when you check in. I noticed other travelers saying they are gas.
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Try in July 2018 to make reservation for August 2019. You might be making res too early
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are the beds comfortable?
Sorry only just seen this but very much so
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"Spa rooms are all quiet and beautiful."
"There are over 100 rooms, with varying levels of accessibility. There is a room to suit all."
"Don't choose the Mini Maxi"
"all the rooms are nice"
"Top floors will be quiter."
USD 137 - USD 324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United StatesCaliforniaSan Luis Obispo
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