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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

In a nutshell: - very friendly and helpful staff! - the room was clean and well equipped - they provide baby cots if you need one - the ambiance is nice - it is close to the highway - perfect for a stop over We loved it!

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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 days with work. Comfortable rooms. 20 minute walk to downtown. No laundry facility. Breakfast was simple. I stayed in a king room on the 2nd and 3rd floors. One was street side. Both were quiet. My coworker stayed on the first floor and could hear pipes clanking in the early morning. The staff was extremely helpful...

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Berkel en Rodenrijs, The Netherlands
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We have stayed here with a group of four. First impression was great as we were welcomed at reception in a very friendly way. A bit of small talk always helps to create a positive atmosphere. Rooms are new and the beds including the linnen contributed to a good night of sleep.The nearby highway did not provide any unacceptable noice...

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Olympia, Washington, United States
Reviewed 14 August 2016

My family and I (4 in total) stay at this hotel in August 2016 at had a great experience. Friendly staff, good prices, rooms were modern with flat screens and good wifi and the property was clean. Cookies and coffee were offered in the lobby and newspapers in the morning. They also offered a continental breakfast that was your standard...

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review of your recent stay! Regulars love our convenient location, close to shopping, Cal Poly and plentiful restaurants. Thank you for mentioning how quiet our rooms are, with our sturdy concrete construction room to room and highway noise is minimal. We pride ourselves on our friendly staff and providing value for your hard earned dollar....

North Carolina
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

This hotel is newly renovated. Rooms are spacious and clean. Plentiful continental breakfast is provided. Pool is perfect for a quick swim or dip. Cookies provided at check in. Staff was super helpful and kind. Would definitely recommend and return. Can walk the easy mile to downtown if needed but a trolley is also an option.

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

Appreciate your review and happy you enjoyed your stay at La Cuesta! Thanks for mentioning our wonderful staff and we are glad you were able to enjoy our hotel amenities during your stay. Our cookies are baked fresh every day, sourced and made locally. Pairs well with our locally brewed coffee for a mid-afternoon pick-me-up. We look forward to hosting...

Merced, California
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This hotel needs some updated photos. We almost didn't stay here because although this hotel kept coming up on a search of customer reviewed hotels rated over 4 in the San Luis Obispo area, the photos were dark and unattractive. Due to the customer rating, and the fact that we were already in the San Luis Obispo area, we decided...

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your review of the property. We apologize for the lapse in standards of service you experienced. Each room is inspected prior to arrival of guests, so any details that are missed, should be caught before guests arrive. If it is possible, could you reach out to me at the property 805.543.2777 as I would be interested to find...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I very much enjoyed my trip to slo! This hotel was a great place to stay. Very friendly service. Lauren at the front desk was great! She was always smiling and willing to help with anything we needed. Would recommend this hotel to anyone.

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review and for recommending us to others. Our staff are friendly, accommodating and have unsurpassed local knowledge - thanks for recognizing our team! We look forward to hosting you on your return to beautiful SLO!

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here one night passing through the SLO area and couldn't have been more pleased. Rooms are clean, quiet, and a good size. The outdoor pool was lovely and very clean. Rooms include breakfast. It has a European hotel feel. The ability to borrow a movie from the front desk was perfect for the kids. Would definitely stay here...

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review Mary A! Our complimentary DVD library is popular with many guests, but especially those with families - we do enlist the help of age specific "quality controllers" that keep us posted on the best new releases. Along with the family friendly classics, there is something for everyone. The pool and hot tub area has...

Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

This was an overall very nice hotel with good service from a staff that cares and clean rooms with proper amenities. Ian was one of the most on-point professionals I met that truly has a grasp for great management and service at every level. Mikayla was very helpful and informative about places to go.i saw the foothills and mountains here...

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate your comments and review of your stay with us. We have a great team of people that genuinely care about the guest experience and take exceptional pride in their work. Our employees are our greatest asset! The front desk staff are knowledgeable and well versed in the best places to hike, eat, explore and are happy to help...

Valbonne, France
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a night on the way to San Diego. The staff were Friendly and helpful and the room was fine and they let us in earlier than official checkin which was helpful. Breakfast too was fine and continental and as described, including a waffle maker which made great waffles. They also provide tea and coffee all the time...

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Maria T, General Manager at La Cuesta Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us and happy your enjoyed your stay with us! While the "official" check in time is 3pm, if rooms are ready we will accommodate any early check-in requests so you can enjoy all that San Luis has to offer. Our on-tap coffee is a local brew unique to the area and is...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Cuesta is a boutique style hotel offering comfortable accommodations, conveniently located close to downtown, Cal Poly and the Performing Arts Center. Free continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi and complimentary parking. Complimentary DVD library. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Cuesta Inn

Address: 2074 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2618
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Luis Obispo
Price Range: ₹ 9,270 - ₹ 17,373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — La Cuesta Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
La Cuesta Hotel San Luis Obispo
Hotel La Cuesta
Hotel Style:
#7 Business Hotel in San Luis Obispo
#9 Family Hotel in San Luis Obispo
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms away from the elevator (ice machines there are noisy) and on the south end of the hotel facing Monterey Street -might be quieter.”
wendypel, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“clean, safe, and well priced”
Seredni, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Please avoid rooms close to the street.”
MikaelM749, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Left side of the hotel is Quieter as well as the backside.”
420halg, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The private gated rooms on the main road annexe.”
SheshG, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
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