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5.0 out of 5

"Fun, quirky hotel on a fabulous part of the California coast. staff are very friendly and make you feel very welcome/ welcome basket in room with lot ... " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 29 Aug 2017

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Hotel Description

A romantic stay in the heart of Avila Beach awaits you at Avila La Fonda Hotel. You'll be 0.2 km (0.1 mi) from Central Coast Aquarium and 19 km (11.8 mi) from California Polytechnic State University. Highlights at this hotel include free continental breakfast, free self parking, and a sauna.

All 28 individually decorated rooms feature plasma TVs with cable channels, and you can enjoy private spa tubs, free WiFi, and free wired Internet. Refrigerators and microwaves make in-room dining convenient. Nice touches to enhance your stay include jetted tubs and bathrobes, while pillowtop beds and Egyptian cotton sheets invite a good night's rest. Additionally, fireplaces, iPod docks, and DVD players are available.

A day of pampering can include facials and body treatments. Business amenities include a 24-hour business center and conference space. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a free manager's reception, and coffee/tea in a common area. Each morning free breakfast is served.

In the region of this 4-star Avila Beach hotel you'll find Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area.

Signature Double Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Signature Double Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Quadruple Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Owners Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Signature Room, 1 King Bed (Spa Room)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Signature Double Room (Great Room)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Avila La Fonda Hotel ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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5 out of 5

Quirky hotel near beach

Fun, quirky hotel on a fabulous part of the California coast. staff are very friendly and make you feel very welcome/ welcome basket in room with lots of goodies and the smell of fresh bread baking in the morning is delicious.

Posted by , from New Zealand on 29 Aug. 2017

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Renovations + Closures

This property is closed from 23 March 2020 to 15 April 2020 (dates subject to change).

Property Features

Public spaces have free WiFi and wired Internet. You'll find a 24-hour business center on site. Free breakfast is served daily, and guests can also enjoy a free manager's reception. A sauna, a library, and barbecue grills are also featured at the business-friendly Avila La Fonda Hotel. Free self parking is available. This 4-star Avila Beach hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 28 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 2006
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference space
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet


Free self parking


  • Airport: San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP-San Luis Obispo County Regional) (16 km / 9.9 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Avila La Fonda Hotel offers 28 accommodations with private spa tubs and fireplaces. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters. 47-inch plasma televisions come with premium satellite channels, first-run movies, and DVD players. Refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with jetted bathtubs, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include iPod docking stations and complimentary bottled water. Housekeeping is offered daily and hair dryers can be requested.

  • Private hot tub
  • Fireplace
  • Pillowtop beds
  • Jetted tub
  • IPod dock
  • HD television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • First-run movies
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Down blanket
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served free continental breakfast daily. The hotel hosts a free manager's reception on select days.

Spa Services

  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.


  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children younger than 21 are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests 21 and older are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed


Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Minimum guest age is 21
  • Caters to adults only

Hotel Names

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  • Hotel Avila
  • Avila La Fonda Beach
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You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • This is an adults-only property and guests under 21 years old aren't allowed.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Certain facilities might have restricted access. For details, you can contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.