Where to stay

The hoteliers of the City of San Luis Obispo have sponsored the SLO Marathon and Half Marathon since 2012. They support our runners with great hospitality, accommodations and specials to make your stay a pleasant and memorable experience. Whether you want to stay at an iconic Inn, a comfortable branded hotel or a quaint B&B, San Luis Obispo has a room waiting just for you.

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San Luis Obispo Hotel Legend


America's Best Value Inn

The recently remodeled, spacious guest rooms include complimentary high speed Internet access, microwaves, mini-fridges, coffeemakers, and complimentary continental breakfast.

950 Olive St.
805-544-8886

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet

Apple Farm Inn

With 104 rooms offering a range of accommodations from deluxe suites to a welcoming motel setting, Apple Farm Inn combines the charm of Victorian country inns with the modern conveniences of a luxury hotel.

2015 Monterey St.
800-255-2040

  • Pool
  • Restaurant

Best Western Royal Oak Motor Hotel

The 99 spacious guest rooms feature private balconies, complimentary highspeed Internet, and free Continental breakfast; there’s also an IHOP restaurant on-site and a new fitness room.

214 Madonna Rd
805-544-4410

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Gym
  • Internet
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pool

Best Western Somerset Inn

The newly renovated contemporary hotel combines friendly service, a convenient location, modern lifestyle amenities and value rates into an ideal package for business or pleasure travelers visiting San Luis Obispo.

1895 Monterey St.
805-544-0973

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet
  • Pool

Coachman Inn Motel

This affordable, pet-friendly motel just five blocks from downtown San Luis Obispo offers in-room refrigerators, laundry facilities, and adjacent restaurants.

1001 Olive St.
805-544-0400

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet
  • Pets Allowed

Comfort Inn & Suites Lamplighter

Located less than a mile from Cal Poly, the hotel offers suites, king, or double queen rooms with a complimentary hot breakfast, free coffee, in-room safe, and free high-speed Internet.

1604 Monterey St.
866-756-7378

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Gym
  • Pool

Courtyard By Marriot

This San Luis Obispo hotel includes a fitness center, outdoor pool, and jacuzzi; in-room microwave, refrigerator, and complimentary wireless and LAN Internet; and a complete hot breakfast buffet.

1605 Calle Joaquin
805-786-4200

  • Gym
  • Internet
  • Pool
  • Restaurant

Days Inn

75 new units include suites, Jacuzzi suites, and balcony rooms. Amenities include deluxe continental breakfast, a fitness room, pool spa, in-room refrigerators and microwaves, and wireless Internet access.

2050 Garfield St.
800-329-7466

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Gym
  • Internet
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pool

Donnington Place

2050 Garfield St
805-544-5651

Downtown Travelodge

This business-friendly motel, located walking distance from downtown SLO, offers free fax service, free wireless Internet access, a modem line in each room, and free Continental breakfast.

345 Marsh St
800-458-8848

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet
  • Pool

Embassy Suites Hotel

Great for work or play, the beautifully decorated suites offer a private bedroom, a separate living room area with a sleeper sofa and plush chairs, refrigerator, microwave, wet bar, and high-speed Internet.

333 Madonna Rd.
805-549-0800

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Gym
  • Internet
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pool
  • Restaurant

Garden Street Inn Bed & Breakfast

This classic bed-and-breakfast inn offers 9 guest rooms and 4 suites, all with private baths. Rooms are appointed with antiques, fireplaces or jacuzzi tubs and historical, cultural and personal memorabilia.

1212 Garden St.
800-488-2045

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet

Heritage Inn

With 7 individually decorated rooms, this turn-of-the-century bed-and-breakfast has charm to spare. The creekside garden offers a relaxing place to recline after a home-cooked breakfast.

978 Olive St.
805-544-7440

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Pets Allowed

Holiday Inn Express

The closest hotel to Cal Poly, this hotel includes rooms and suites featuring refrigerators and a complimentary full breakfast, wireless Internet access, and a weekly trolley to the Farmer’s Market.

1800 Monterey St.
877-863-4780

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Gym
  • Internet
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pool
  • Restaurant

Homestead Motel

This small motel offers four choices: a 1-, 2-, or 3-queen room or a 1-king room. All rooms are non-smoking and come with free wireless Internet access, a microwave, and a refrigerator.

920 Olive St.
805-543-7700

  • Internet

Hostel Obispo

A safe, economical, European-style hostel that offers cozy, charming, and comfortable private rooms and dormitories. Sheets and blankets are provided, and guests can use a fully equipped kitchen.

1617 Santa Rosa St.
805-544-4678

  • Complimentary Breakfast

La Cuesta Inn

This boutique-style hotel offers 72 smoke-free rooms, a heated outdoor pool and spa, free wireless Internet, free deluxe Continental breakfast, and DVD players with free DVD rentals.

2074 Monterey St.
800-543-2777

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet
  • Pool

Los Padres Motel

Located less than a mile from Cal Poly, the hotel offers suites or double queen rooms with a complimentary breakfast, free coffee, in-room safe, and free high-speed Internet.

1575 Monterey Street
805-543-5017

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet

Madonna Inn

This California landmark attraction boasts 110 uniquely themed rooms, banquet facilities, a European-style pool, an exercise room, gift and wine shops, limo service, and a luxury spa.

100 Madonna Rd.
800-543-9666

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Gym
  • Pool
  • Restaurant

Motel 6 - North

An affordable and pet-friendly option for travelers, this Motel 6 is located convenient to US Highway 101 and features basic amenities, walk-in showers, and an outdoor pool.

1433 Calle Joaquin
805-549-9595

  • Internet
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pool

Motel 6 - South

An affordable and pet-friendly option for travelers, this Motel 6 is located convenient to US Highway 101 and features basic amenities, full bathtubs, and an outdoor pool.

1625 Calle Joaquin
805-541-6992

  • Internet
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pool

Peach Tree Inn

This centrally located, home-style inn offers 38 rooms in various configurations to suit your travel needs. Rooms include free wireless Internet, complimentary Continental breakfast, and free video rentals.

2001 Monterey St
800-227-6396

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet

Petit Soleil

This newly remodeled bed-and-breakfast inn recreates a feeling of European comfort and ease, with touches of whimsy. Enjoy a full gastronome breakfast and evening wine tastings with appetizers.

1473 Monterey St
800-676-1588

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet

Quality Suites San Luis Obispo

138 beautifully appointed suites, most featuring king beds, are equipped with a full range of services and amenities including microwave, refrigerator, and two televisions and DVD players.

1631 Monterey St
877-424-6423

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Gym
  • Internet
  • Pool
  • Restaurant

Ramada Olive Tree Inn

Conveniently located near local highways and the downtown area, this hotel includes an outdoor pool and large rooms, some with kitchenettes, an a complimentary Continental breakfast.

1000 Olive St
805-544-2800

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet
  • Pool
  • Restaurant

Rodeway Inn

This affordable, pet-friendly motel just five blocks from downtown San Luis Obispo offers in-room refrigerators, laundry facilities, and adjacent restaurants.

1001 Olive St.
805-544-0400

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet
  • Pets Allowed

Rose Garden Inn

Known for its fragrant rose gardens, this inn also features three room configurations (king, double queen, double double), a guest laundry, a heated pool, and a children’s wading pool.

1585 Calle Joaquin.
805-544-5300

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet
  • Pool

San Luis Creek Lodge

This highly rated inn combines the charm of a B&B with the amenities of a small upscale hotel. Its 25 rooms include private bathrooms, luxury finishes, an LCD HDTV, and unique décor.

1941 Monterey St
800-593-0333 x210

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Gym
  • Internet
  • Pets Allowed

San Luis Inn & Suites

The 35 guest rooms offer cable TV, high-speed wireless Internet, refrigerators, some microwaves, and free Continental breakfast. There’s also a heated pool and a guest laundry.

404 Santa Rosa St
800-447-8080

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pool

San Luis Obispo Travelodge

Located just six blocks from Cal Poly, the hotel includes amenities such as a complimentary Continental breakfast, an outdoor pool open year-round, and wireless high speed Internet access.

1825 Monterey St
805-543-5110

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet

Sands Inn & Suites

This pet-friendly hotel offers 70 guest rooms and suites featuring modern amenities, a complimentary deluxe breakfast, meeting facilities, and a heated outdoor swimming pool and spa.

1930 Monterey St
800-441-4657

  • Internet
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pool

Sunbeam Motel

This motel, close to downtown SLO and Cal Poly, provides a free Continental breakfast for guests. Rooms include air conditioning, free in-room coffee, and free wireless Internet.

1656 Monterey St
805-543-8141

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet

Super 8 Motel

This affordable, pet-friendly motel offers a free SuperStart breakfast every morning and an outdoor swimming pool. All rooms have free high speed internet access, microwaves, and refrigerators.

1951 Monterey St
805-544-6888

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pool

    Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet
  • Pets Allowed

Vagabond Inn

Conveniently located next door to the Madonna Inn, the pet-friendly hotel features a pool, Jacuzzi, a free Continental breakfast, and a Denny’s restaurant on-site.

210 Madonna Rd
805-544-4710

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pool
  • Restaurant

Villa San Luis Motel

This affordable motel, located close to Cal Poly and downtown SLO, provides guests with free high-speed Internet, in-room coffee, a seasonal pool, and a free Continental breakfast.

1670 Monterey St
800-554-0059

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Internet
  • Pool