Get an overview of this hotelWhimsical, renowned hotel off Highway 101

San Luis Obispo: 5 miles

Madonna Inn is set on a 1,000-acre estate on Highway 101, an easy drive from many Central Coast wineries. Guests can reach Avila Beach in 15 minutes by car, and historic San Luis Obispo is 5 miles away. The hotel offers free daytime shuttle services to the airport, train, and bus stations.

Infinity pool and beyond

The resort offers a range of dining and drinking options, such as Gold Rush Steak House, Silver Bar, and Madonna Inn Bakery. The hotel has trail-riding horses, tennis courts, and a gym. Guests can relax in the infinity pool, or enjoy an aromatherapy massage in the spa.

Free WiFi, unique decor

Every guestroom at Madonna Inn has been tricked out with a unique theme, from Fabulous Fifties to Jungle Rock to Mountain Cabin. Gilt furniture and kitsch wallpaper, rock walls, and fountains are a few of the design features guests can enjoy. All rooms come with free WiFi and satellite TV.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Madonna Inn features 2 spa tubs, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar.

This 3.5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms. Event facilities include a conference center and conference space. This business-friendly hotel also offers spa services, gift shops/newsstands, and a garden. A roundtrip airport shuttle during limited hours and a train station pick-up service are complimentary for guests.

Madonna Inn is a smoke-free property.

  • Free airport transportation 
  • Concierge services 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Conference space 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Picnic area 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Total number of rooms - 110 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Express check-out 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Number of spa tubs - 2 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Garden 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Free train station pickup 
  • Conference center 
  • Year Built 1958 
  • Spa services on site 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Free local calls 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Alex Madonna Gold Rush - Onsite fine-dining restaurant. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Copper Cafe - This café serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Nearby Things to Do

2 spa tubs are on site along with an outdoor pool. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, or fitness facility without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Ziplining nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 6 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No elevators

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

This hotel enforces a strict year-round, no-parties policy.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: USD 15.00 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Spa tub access
  • Fitness center access
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Airport shuttle
  • Shuttle service
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls
  • Faxes
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • In-room bottled water
  • Self parking
  • Additional inclusions
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 25 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. This property offers transfers from the airport and train station. Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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