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Top 10 Things To Do In San Luis Obispo

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Most Popular Booked San Luis Obispo Hotels

Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach $139
Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach

Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach

100 Stimson Ave, Pismo Beach, CA
     
    4.9
    of 5, from 8 reviews
    3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    This hotel features a restaurant, a rooftop terrace, and a bar/lounge. Business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas. Free self parking, a coffee shop, and a lobby fireplace are also offered.

    Madonna Inn $119
    Madonna Inn

    Madonna Inn

    100 Madonna Road, San Luis Obispo, CA
       
      4.8
      of 5, from 25 reviews
      3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

      A full-service spa, 2 restaurants, and 2 outdoor tennis courts are all featured at this smoke-free hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and free airport shuttle. Enjoy the 2 spa tubs and perks like free self parking and free train station pick-up.

      Inn at the Cove $170
      Inn at the Cove

      Inn at the Cove

      2651 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA
         
        4.5
        of 5, from 12 reviews
        2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

        This hotel features an outdoor pool and a spa tub. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. Free self parking, a garden, and a picnic area are also offered.

        Oxford Suites Paso Robles $125
        Oxford Suites Paso Robles

        Oxford Suites Paso Robles

        800 4th Street, Paso Robles, CA
           
          4.5
          of 5, from 2 reviews
          3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

          This hotel features free WiFi in public areas, laundry facilities, and free self parking. Enjoy the free on-the-go breakfast each morning. A computer station, dry cleaning, and luggage storage are also on offer.

          Spyglass Inn $130
          Spyglass Inn

          Spyglass Inn

          2705 Spyglass Dr, Pismo Beach, CA
             
            4.5
            of 5, from 14 reviews
            3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            This motel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 2 conference rooms, as well as the business center and free WiFi in public areas. There's a spa tub on site, and a 24-hour front desk and a terrace are also provided.

            SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel $151
            SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel

            SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel

            2241 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA
               
              4.3
              of 5, from 26 reviews
              3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

              This hotel features an outdoor pool and a rooftop terrace. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 2 conference rooms, as well as the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. Self parking, a garden, and a picnic area are also offered.

              Cottage Inn By The Sea $136
              Cottage Inn By The Sea

              Cottage Inn By The Sea

              2351 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA
                 
                4.2
                of 5, from 20 reviews
                3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                This hotel features an outdoor pool and a spa tub. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Free self parking, a lobby fireplace, and a picnic area are also offered.

                Inn at the Pier $153
                Inn at the Pier

                Inn at the Pier

                601 Cypress Street, Pismo Beach, CA
                   
                  4.2
                  of 5, from 22 reviews
                  4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  The hotel's outdoor pool, fitness center, and 2 bars/lounges are among the featured amenities. A restaurant, concierge services, and wedding services are also provided.

                  Places To Go In San Luis Obispo

                  Welcome, traveler, to San Luis Obispo. Your journey has landed you here, and new adventures are calling your name. Now that you’ve arrived, you can stay in the safety and comfort of your hotel and watch the world spin past…or you can embrace this new place you’ve come to. Learn its streets. Meet its people. Learn its history. Your hand is already on the doorknob, isn’t it?

                  Things to Do in San Luis Obispo

                  You’ll not be wanting for things to do in San Luis Obispo. Explore the downtown area in search of museums and boutiques…or that next delicious meal. What tickles your fancy? A delectable five-course supper at the restaurant you’ve been hearing about? Or perhaps you’d rather read the paper while sipping hot coffee at one of the cafes scattered throughout town. Take in a show at the theatre, or just walk along down the main thoroughfare, watching people wander past.

                  Why spend hours ruminating over what to do in San Luis Obispo? Let the possibilities wash over you as you explore this new region. Move out on foot and get to know the area on a more personal level. Find that perfect souvenir at one of the smaller shops, or reinvent your entire artistic aesthetic at your new favorite gallery.

                  Is the wind whispering suggestions in your mind? Rent a car and take it out beyond city limits and into the wild blue yonder. Explore the smaller cities and towns past the border, and get to know the stories behind them. Visit a county fair and let childhood memories wash over you as cotton candy melts in your mouth. Sample hand-made jam at a stop on a forgotten highway, or let the hustle and bustle of modern life sweep you away as you lose yourself in the organized chaos of a modern metropolis. Your choices are endless—and so are the adventures to come.

                  When you book your journey with Travelocity, you’re never far from San Luis Obispo attractions. After all, the money you save when you plan a trip with us is best spent along the way. Whether it’s the roar of the city you crave, or the quiet solitude that comes with a simpler getaway, everything you need to get started is right here.