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Featured Central California 3 Star Hotels

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Madonna Inn
Madonna Inn
3.5 out of 5.0 100 Madonna Road, San Luis Obispo, CA
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (1319 reviews)

I like the unique rooms and layout of the overall hotel. The dining areas are really nice as well.

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020
Monterey Tides
Monterey Tides
3.5 out of 5.0 2600 Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey, CA
Free Cancellation
3.8/5 (3758 reviews)

Amazing views! Totally worth the price just for the view, beach access and falling asleep to the sound of waves!

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020
Carmel Mission Inn
Carmel Mission Inn
3.5 out of 5.0 3665 Rio Rd, Carmel, CA
4.2/5 (998 reviews)

The property is very cute! Love the retro decor. The pool was clean and staff was friendly. My only concern was that the bathroom in our room smelled of urine before we used it. Also the trashcans outside of the building on way to the parking lot were full and trash was blowing around the parking ...

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2020
University Plaza Waterfront Hotel
University Plaza Waterfront Hotel
3.0 out of 5.0 110 W Fremont St, Stockton, CA
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (1762 reviews)

I liked the look and feel of the property. The room was very clean and i felt safe. Remember, it's in downtown Stockton so there are some homeless people walking around but all in all, a very nice stay.

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2020
Piccadilly Inn Airport
Piccadilly Inn Airport
3.0 out of 5.0 5115 E Mckinley Avenue, Fresno, CA
Free Cancellation
3.9/5 (1495 reviews)

The property was a mess. Garbage all over the parking lot. Homeless people bugging customers for money. Lack of security.

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020
Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach
Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach
3.0 out of 5.0 100 Stimson Ave, Pismo Beach, CA
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (987 reviews)

The hotel was really nice, the only one bad thing I saw was the patio area was kind of dirty

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2020
Hilton Garden Inn Monterey
Hilton Garden Inn Monterey
3.0 out of 5.0 1000 Aguajito Rd, Monterey, CA
Free Cancellation
4.0/5 (956 reviews)

Manager and staff were super nice! This place is only a couple minutes from the beach too! Very clean and comfortable rooms. Exactly what I was looking for. Book with them!

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020
Hotel Pacific
Hotel Pacific
3.5 out of 5.0 300 Pacific St, Monterey, CA
Free Cancellation
4.1/5 (996 reviews)

Staff was very friendly and rooms clean and quiet

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020
Aloft Santa Clara
Aloft Santa Clara
3.0 out of 5.0 510 America Center Ct, San Jose, CA
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (967 reviews)

The hotel is modern, our room is clean and spacious. Staff are very nice in spite the services being minimal because of Covid. But every time we requestEd for something in our room, they do it and were very prompt about it. Location is also nice, price was very good. The only thing that bothered ...

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020
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Three Star Hotel Guide for Central California, California

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