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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 January and March.
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 Monday. The opposite is true for, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your San Luis Obispo accommodation.
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.
FAQs when booking a hotel in San Luis Obispo
There are several hotels in San Luis Obispo that have a hot tub. The Best Western Plus Royal Oak Hotel has an outdoor hot tub and is located near the Madonna Plaza Shopping Center. The Lexington Inn – San Luis Obispo also offers guests access to an outdoor hot tub and pool.
The Madonna Inn in San Luis Obispo has a spa and wellness center. Situated adjacent to the hotel’s infinity pool, the spa offers a full menu of massage and body treatments. A luxurious hotel, with individually themed rooms, The Madonna Inn features premium bedding and an on-site restaurant. Guests can relax in the Jacuzzi or lounge by the outdoor pool year-round.
Embassy Suites San Luis Obispo is an all-suite hotel, which offers queen suites, king suites, executive suites, and grand suites, among others. The hotel is conveniently located near the area's acclaimed golf courses, as well as local wineries. Guests can use the business center, or relax at the indoor pool.
There are several hotels in San Luis Obispo that offer family rooms and welcome children, such as the Best Western Plus Royal Oak Hotel. The Lexington Inn – San Luis Obispo is also a good option with family rooms, a swimming pool, and close proximity to the San Luis Obispo Children's Museum.
The average price of a double room in San Luis Obispo is $730, but it varies considerably depending on location, facilities, and seasonality. In the last 3 days, KAYAK users have found double rooms for as cheap as $216.
Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in San Luis Obispo. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
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