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Bauers' Gilded Nest Bed and Breakfast Homestay

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Pasadena, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Two story lodging - bed and bath upstairs, kitchen downstairs. Mikki and Mr. Quimby (standard poodle), made us very welcome. All the amenities you need. Comfy bed. It is just a 2 minute drive to the center of town and it is in a quiet residential area. Private entrance and warm host.

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Santa Rosa, United States
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Reviewed 9 July 2015

Ditto the other glowing reviews here. Husband and I have stayed at several other lodgings in Cambria over the years and just discovered Mikki's wonderfully charming 'nest'. Needless to say, I plan on making Bauers' Gilded Nest my regular place to stay in Cambria, whether visiting alone or with hubby. Mikki's thoughtful attention to every detail, and providing her guests... More 

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Riverside, California
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2015

This was our sixth getaway to Cambria and our first stay at Bauers'. I have to say this was the most romantic lodging so far. Mainly because it is secluded and private. It was very clean and comfortable. And Mikki is an attentive host. I think in the future this will be our cozy spot for visits in the winter.... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2015

Mikki was a great hostess and provided us with amazing hospitality. Her homemade breakfast, especially the yogurt was amazing! She brings you breakfast the night before and leaves it in your mini fridge (which by the way you have your own "wing" with a kitchen downstairs and a bedroom upstairs (kind of like a loft)). Very private and homey b&b.... More 

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 16 August 2014

Well travelling all the way from Australia to a small little village in Cambria, CA could have been quite daunting for most....Mikki Bauers' Gilded Nest made my stay in Cambria one to truly remember....Service was excellent......location was close enough to everything and the main village/town centre......The food at the B&B was great and more than enough for me......freshly made everyday... More 

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1 Thank TravisWhiteTrio
Southeast PA
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2013

We were visiting central California for the first time from the East and were greeted to this B&B Homestay by Mikki Bauers as if we were family. She provided great advice about the area as well as wonderful home-cooked breakfasts each morning. The elegant suite we stayed in was roomy, very clean, and beautifully decorated. Amenities were more than adequate.... More 

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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 20 March 2013

I became interested in staying at The Gilded Nest, because it reminded me of my home and I wanted to get ideas, as well as trying out a B and B in Cambria. We stayed in the Artist Loft, which has, as a bonus, beautiful little morning hummingbirds to watch while you are eating breakfast. Miki decorates the Artist Loft... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 November 2012

We were a wee bit apprehensive when we first booked at the Gilded Nest and when we arrived we wondered "what is this all about?" Well, this is all about a truly fascinating lady who seems to look upon showering kindness and hospitality on all who choose to stay with her as being the reason she has been put on... More 

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3 Thank mikeandren
Palo Alto, California
1 review
Reviewed 22 October 2012

We stayed for 1 night in the Elegant Suite, which was beautifully decorated, very comfortable, had every amenity we could need, including a spare toothbrush (which we needed since we forgot ours!). The owner, Mikki, is super helpful and makes sure that your every need and comport were attended to. The price was also very reasonable for everything you get... More 

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iamnest, Owner at Bauers' Gilded Nest Bed and Breakfast Homestay, responded to this review

A THANK YOU TO ALL MY GUESTS that have posted such great reviews regarding their stay here at 'my nest'. I am so appreciative that you all took the time from your busy schedules to post a review. As always, I wish each and every one of you the safest and most enjoyable travels on all your adventures. Mikki More 

Pleasanton, California
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Reviewed 17 July 2012

Our stay at the Gilded Nest was very comfortable and satisfying. Mikki was an attentive hostess and goes all out to make sure that her guests have everything they need. As well as furnishing all the essentials she also makes sure that the little needs are met by including LED reading lights, cream for coffee, brochures for trails and advice... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Delightful & Exceptionally Private Homestay offering 2 accommodations with flat rates/all fees included.Welcoming guests of all lifestyles since 1993, leaving with a Handmade Parting Gift from the Owner's/Artist Studio.1. Attached Cottage Suite [Large 800 sq. ft. of comfort & privacy / King Bed] also available for extended stay at a lower rate.2.Elegant Suite with Queen Bed [spacious yet cozy with antique furnishings ]No adjoining walls or common areas shared with other guests assures a quiet stay.Both accommodations offer Faux Fireplace Heating,Private Entrance & Bath with WiFi,Flat Screen TV/DVD, Purified Water & an abundance of Amenities needed for a Comfortable & Luxurious stay.Centrally located, minutes from all Cambria has to offer, from Oceanfront Paths,Village Shopping or Fine Dining.Upon your arrival, Wine, Appetizers & parting gift await you in the privacy of your accommodation. Mikki is a proud member of Rotary, American Legion Aux., Chamber of Commerce & is active in many organizations & clubs that help manage and protect our surrounding flora and fauna.Thank you for viewing, I would look forward to hosting you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bauers' Gilded Nest Bed and Breakfast Homestay

Address: 2805 Burton Circle, [ at the intersection curve of Burton Cr. /Burton Dr., Cambria, CA
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Cambria
Price Range: ₹ 8,523 - ₹ 10,910 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“The room with the private entrance is perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles 134paulinef, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are great but I stayed in the Cottage.”
 of 5 bubbles TravisWhiteTrio, 16 Aug 2014 | Read review
“We had the apartment beside the house with the upstairs bedroom and it was fabulous”
 of 5 bubbles mikeandren, 26 Nov 2012 | Read review
“Cell phone service is sketchy in the area, but Mikki provides a land line for use if you can't get through. The Artist's Loft is the best deal, but the other room is very comfortable too!”
 of 5 bubbles msdonnalou, 29 Mar 2012 | Read review
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