San Luis Obispo hotels

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San Luis Obispo
Jul 1 — Jul 22
San Luis Obispo
Fri 7/1
Sat 7/2

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Low season

February

High season

November

Average price (weeknight)

$219

Average price (weekend night)

$303
Cheapest month to stay with an average 40% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 99% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

Best San Luis Obispo hotels

Most recommended San Luis Obispo hotels

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Madonna Inn - San Luis Obispo - Pool
Madonna Inn
8.7 Excellent
$314+
$314+
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Spa
Embassy Suites by Hilton San Luis Obispo - San Luis Obispo - Lobby
Parking
Pool
Pet friendly
San Luis Creek Lodge - San Luis Obispo - Bedroom
San Luis Creek Lodge - San Luis Obispo - Bedroom
San Luis Creek Lodge
9.1 Excellent
$434+
$434+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Avila La Fonda Hotel - San Luis Obispo - Living room
Avila La Fonda Hotel - San Luis Obispo - Living room
Avila La Fonda Hotel
9.2 Excellent
$480+
$480+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
La Cuesta Inn - San Luis Obispo - Balcony
La Cuesta Inn - San Luis Obispo - Balcony
La Cuesta Inn
8.4 Excellent
$243+
$243+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool

San Luis Obispo hotels near Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa

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Apple Farm Inn - San Luis Obispo - Building
Apple Farm Inn
8.7 Excellent
$300+
$300+
Parking
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
San Luis Inn And Suites - San Luis Obispo - Bedroom
$141+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly

How much is a San Luis Obispo hotel?

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When to book a hotel in San Luis Obispo

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Top tips for finding San Luis Obispo hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in San Luis Obispo, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in San Luis Obispo in February and May.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in San Luis Obispo if you stay on a Sunday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your San Luis Obispo accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in San Luis Obispo found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $108, while the most expensive was $835.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in San Luis Obispo for 2 days.
  • Travelers visiting the small town of San Luis Obispo, California, could consider staying downtown where several hotels can be found near the historic town center.
  • The Quality Suites Downtown San Luis Obispo is a good family-friendly hotel that offers free breakfast. Another good option is the Granada Hotel & Bistro, which features a rooftop terrace with fireplace.
  • For a luxurious stay in San Luis Obispo, try the Madonna Inn. About one mile from downtown, the hotel features two outdoor pools, tennis courts, horseback riding, two bars and a bakery on site.
  • Guests planning to visit the Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa could consider booking a room at Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo, which is a short walk from the mission and near an Old SLO Trolley stop.
  • To stay within close proximity to California Polytechnic State University, book a room at the Apple Farm Inn. A short walk from the university, the hotel has a free airport shuttle and an on-site restaurant.
  • La Cuesta Inn is another good option near California Polytechnic State University. A short drive from the university, the hotel offers guests free afternoon tea and coffee.
  • For early morning flights, consider staying near the San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport. Hampton Inn & Suites San Luis Obispo and Courtyard by Marriott San Luis Obispo are just over two miles from the airport, and both offer free parking.

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