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Top 10 Hotels in San Luis Obispo

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham San Luis Obispo Downtown
3 out of 5
1845 Monterey St., San Luis Obispo, CA
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£114
per night
5 Apr-6 Apr
0.84 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (303 reviews)

"The hotel is fairly new and was clean and very dog friendly"…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar 2020

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham San Luis Obispo Downtown
Best Western Plus Royal Oak Hotel
2.5 out of 5
214 Madonna Road, San Luis Obispo, CA
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£108
per night
30 Mar-31 Mar
1.43 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (1,677 reviews)

"The hot breakfast was wonderful and they hot chocolate chip cookies when I checked in! My room had bottled waters for me and a complete coffee set-up. It was quiet and peaceful and I enjoyed my stay. I would DEFINITELY stay here again and highly recommend it."…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar 2020

Best Western Plus Royal Oak Hotel
The Kinney San Luis Obispo
3.5 out of 5
1800 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo, CA
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0.85 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (886 reviews)

"Great customer service! Room were very clean and amenities great."…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar 2020

The Kinney San Luis Obispo
Embassy Suites by Hilton San Luis Obispo
3.5 out of 5
333 Madonna Road, San Luis Obispo, CA
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£113
per night
1 Apr-2 Apr
1.6 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (2,045 reviews)

"It was conveniently next to a great shopping center."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar 2020

Embassy Suites by Hilton San Luis Obispo
Inn at San Luis Obispo
2.5 out of 5
1895 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo, CA
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£67
per night
30 Mar-31 Mar
0.88 mi from city centre
3.7/5Good! (1,104 reviews)

"Our go to when we are visiting our son in college."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

Inn at San Luis Obispo
Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo
2.5 out of 5
345 Marsh St, San Luis Obispo, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£66
per night
30 Mar-31 Mar
0.53 mi from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (1,840 reviews)

"Very clean.... and staff were very helpful and nice."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar 2020

Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo
Madonna Inn
3.5 out of 5
100 Madonna Road, San Luis Obispo, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£110
per night
30 Mar-31 Mar
1.36 mi from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (1,870 reviews)

"Always a fun place to visit.now the can say that I've stayed at the Madonna Inn!"…"

Reviewed on 25 Mar 2020

Madonna Inn
San Luis Inn And Suites
2 out of 5
404 Santa Rosa St, San Luis Obispo, CA
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£47
per night
30 Mar-31 Mar
0.55 mi from city centre
3.5/5Good! (1,571 reviews)

"all was fine; people were nice. location convenient."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

San Luis Inn And Suites
Sands Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
1930 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo, CA
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£51
per night
30 Mar-31 Mar
0.89 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (1,709 reviews)

"Very clean. Staff was friendly & accomdating. Breakfast was great. Lots of choices. Pool & jacuzzi. I would recommend the Sands"…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar 2020

Sands Inn & Suites
Olive Tree Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
1000 Olive St., San Luis Obispo, CA
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£57
per night
30 Mar-31 Mar
0.56 mi from city centre
3.3/5 (472 reviews)

"Manager was very nice , he worked with me and answered all the questions I had ,"…"

Reviewed on 3 Mar 2020

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Visiting San Luis Obispo

Travellers to San Luis Obispo give high marks for the beaches, array of wineries and renowned art. This city also attracts tourists with its restaurants, cafes and theatres. Top sights in the city include Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, Pismo Beach Pier and Morro Bay State Park.

  • There are 725 hotels and other accommodation options in San Luis Obispo
  • The closest major airport is in San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP-San Luis Obispo County Regional), 3 mi (4.9 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Santa Maria, CA (SMX-Santa Maria Public), 28.8 mi (46.4 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in San Luis Obispo

The city is well known for its art and theatres, and cultural venues include Estrella Warbirds Museum, Fremont Theater and Ah Louis Store. Attractions like Paso Robles Event Center, Ravine Waterpark and Sensorio are fun for kids of all ages. The city is notable for landmarks like Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, Morro Rock and Mission San Miguel.

In Avila Beach, there are 725 accommodation choices and hotels to make it easy to plan your holiday retreat at an affordable rate. Here are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • The Inn at Croad Vineyards - With a stay at this 3.5-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to a winery and free breakfast, along with free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its location and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • The Casitas of Arroyo Grande - Our customers like the breakfast and pool at this B&B. This 4-star bed & breakfast features an outdoor pool, free WiFi and free parking.
  • Estero Inn - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its convenient parking and clean, comfortable rooms.

Other favourite sights in San Luis Obispo include Pismo Beach Pier, Morro Bay State Park and Los Padres National Forest.

Getting around San Luis Obispo

If you want to journey outside the area, ride aboard a train from San Luis Obispo Station, Grover Beach Station or Guadalupe Station. San Luis Obispo might not have as many public transport options so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

Dressing for San Luis Obispo

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 18°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around 6°C
  • From April to June, the average is 24°C during the day and 8°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 25°C during the day and 12°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 24°C as the daytime average and 6°C as the night-time average
  • Average annual rainfall for San Luis Obispo is 572 millimetres
  • August and September are usually the hottest months averaging 25°C, while December and January are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 6°C

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