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Featured Motels in San Luis Obispo

Spyglass Inn
3 out of 5
2705 Spyglass Dr, Pismo Beach, CA
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The price is ¥13,214 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2

Situated on the waterfront, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Avila Hot Springs, Margo Dodd Park, and Pirates Cove. Pismo Beach Pier and Monarch Butterfly ...

4.2/5Excellent! (922 reviews)

"Excellent stay I Would recommend someone else to stay there it was a great state going back soon wife Enjoyed her self"…"

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2020

Spyglass Inn
Oxford Suites Pismo Beach
2.5 out of 5
651 Five Cities Dr, Pismo Beach, CA
The price is ¥11,917 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2

Situated near the airport, this motel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Pismo Lake Ecological Reserve and within 3 mi (5 km) of Pismo Beach Pier and Monarch Butterfly ...

4.3/5Excellent! (1,460 reviews)

"Loved the location. The decor was cute and bed was comfy. Kids loved the pool and outdoor area"…"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

Oxford Suites Pismo Beach
Vagabond Inn San Luis Obispo
2 out of 5
210 Madonna Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA
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The price is ¥7,279 per night from Nov 2 to Nov 3

Situated on the Strip, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Bubblegum Alley, Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, and Fremont Theater. California Polytechnic State ...

3.9/5Very Good! (84 reviews)

"Booking, check-in, & check-out was easy. The room was very basic but super clean. Parking was convenient. We didn’t have any noise issues. Location had easy freeway access. Overall, it was a good experience. No complaints."…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2020

Vagabond Inn San Luis Obispo

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Dolphin Cove Motel
2 out of 5
170 Main Street, Pismo Beach, CA
The price is ¥15,714 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28

Nestled on the beach, this Downtown motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of North Beach Campground, Pismo Beach Pier, and Monarch Butterfly Grove. Price Anniversary House ...

4.1/5Very Good! (512 reviews)

"We loved the location it was beautiful...the hotel itself was dated the staff was friendly...had a great weekend!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Dolphin Cove Motel
Olive Tree Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
1000 Olive St., San Luis Obispo, CA
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The price is ¥7,277 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26

Located in the heart of San Luis Obispo, this motel is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from Santa Rosa Park and within 3 mi (5 km) of California Polytechnic State University ...

3.4/5 (576 reviews)

"Place was decent . Lots of families. Bring your own soaps and shampoo. A little over priced for the area under $100 would have been right. Stayed one night on Saturday. Good over all."…"

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2020

Olive Tree Inn & Suites
Ocean Palms Motel
2.5 out of 5
390 Ocean View Avenue, Pismo Beach, CA
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The price is ¥7,804 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26

Located in Downtown, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Pismo Beach Prime Outlets, Pismo Beach Pier, and Monarch Butterfly Grove. Price Anniversary House and ...

4.1/5Very Good! (589 reviews)

"The motel was in a great central location. Staff was very friendly and helpful. The motel was family friendly and quiet."…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Ocean Palms Motel
Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo
2.5 out of 5
345 Marsh St, San Luis Obispo, CA
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The price is ¥6,549 per night from Nov 16 to Nov 17

Located in Downtown, this motel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Cerro San Luis Obispo and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from California Polytechnic State University. Emerson Park ...

4.3/5Excellent! (1,000 reviews)

"Great location! Clean and well maintained. Close to downtown area."…"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo
Sands Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
1930 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo, CA
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The price is ¥7,593 per night from Nov 4 to Nov 5

Located in the heart of San Luis Obispo, this motel is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Fremont Theater and 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from California Polytechnic State University. ...

4/5Very Good! (951 reviews)

"There was nothing too special about the place, but it wasn't bad and the lady at the front desk was very nice."…"

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2020

Sands Inn & Suites
Premier Inns Pismo Beach
2.5 out of 5
555 Camino Mercado, Arroyo Grande, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥6,855 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27

Situated in Arroyo Grande, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Grover Heights Park, Pismo Beach Pier, and Monarch Butterfly Grove. Pismo Lake Ecological Reserve ...

3.2/5 (869 reviews)

"Its centrally located 15 minutes from pismo restaurants walmart and movie theaters 5 minutes away. And very good price i stayed 3 nights for 210 and my buddy stayed in pismo for only 1 night for same price"…"

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2020

Premier Inns Pismo Beach
Motel 6 Pismo Beach, CA
2 out of 5
860 4th Street, US 101 at 4th Street, Pismo Beach, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is ¥6,537 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28

Situated by the ocean, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Pismo Lake Ecological Reserve, Pismo Beach Pier, and Monarch Butterfly Grove. Pismo Beach Prime Outlets ...

3/5 (976 reviews)

"This is what I expect a motel six to be. Clean, quiet, well run. It is situated in a nice area with good dining choices."…"

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2020

Motel 6 Pismo Beach, CA
Masterpiece Hotel
2.5 out of 5
1206 Main St, Morro Bay, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥9,288 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2

Situated in Morro Bay, this motel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Morro Bay Skateboard Museum and 1.2 mi (2 km) from Morro Bay State Park. Morro Rock Beach and Morro ...

4.3/5Excellent! (974 reviews)

"Very nice hotel even though it's a little bit old. Well maintained and the staff is very nice. Good service, just a few minutes away from the beach, but located in a quiet neighborhood. From your balcony you can see the Morro Rock, what a breathtaking view. Will definitely come back."…"

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2020

Masterpiece Hotel
San Luis Inn And Suites
2 out of 5
404 Santa Rosa St, San Luis Obispo, CA
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The price is ¥5,968 per night from Nov 4 to Nov 5

Situated in the historical district, this motel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Santa Rosa Park and within 3 mi (5 km) of California Polytechnic State University and ...

3.8/5Good! (946 reviews)

"Decent hotel for the price and in SLO. Nothing overly impressive but again, affordable. I’d stay again."…"

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2020

San Luis Inn And Suites
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Other property types in San Luis Obispo

Inn at the Pier

Inn at the Pier

4 out of 5
601 Cypress Street, Pismo Beach, CA
The price is ¥15,724 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
4.4/5Excellent! (1,198 reviews)

"Great location. Short walk to beach and restaurants"…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

Inn at the Pier
Madonna Inn

Madonna Inn

3.5 out of 5
100 Madonna Road, San Luis Obispo, CA
The price is ¥11,498 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,333 reviews)

"The property was very unique! All of the rooms are different, some in the caves. We went to the restaurant on site and the food and drinks were great!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

Madonna Inn
Spyglass Inn

Spyglass Inn

3 out of 5
2705 Spyglass Dr, Pismo Beach, CA
The price is ¥13,214 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
4.2/5Excellent! (922 reviews)

"Excellent stay I Would recommend someone else to stay there it was a great state going back soon wife Enjoyed her self"…"

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2020

Spyglass Inn
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Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to San Luis Obispo?
Because you’ll save on your room price, you can experience more of the activities in San Luis Obispo. Not-to-be-missed sights include Pismo Beach Pier, Avila Hot Springs, and Avila Beach Golf Resort.
What is a motel?
Motel properties often include free parking, and many have outdoor pools. Often one or two stories tall, motel properties usually have outdoor access to guestrooms from the parking lot. The first motels popped up in the 1920s as a convenient place to stay for the weary traveler taking a road trip along the major roadways of America.
What are the best motels in San Luis Obispo?
Spyglass Inn: Stay within a quick 2-minute drive of Avila Hot Springs. Enjoy access to the restaurant and outdoor pool, as well as room amenities like WiFi. Oxford Suites Pismo Beach: A bar, free breakfast, and laundry facilities are available during your stay. It’s located within a quick 3-minute drive of Monarch Butterfly Grove. Dolphin Cove Motel: Enjoy access to the terrace, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Stay within a 5-minute drive of Pismo Beach Pier and Monarch Butterfly Grove. Vagabond Inn San Luis Obispo: It’s located within a 10-minute drive of California Polytechnic State University and Avila Hot Springs. A restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi are available during your stay. Olive Tree Inn & Suites: Stay within a quick 4-minute drive of California Polytechnic State University. Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
What things can I to do in San Luis Obispo?
Take time to check out the area’s acclaimed theater scene and enjoy its scenic seaside while you’re sightseeing. Visitors to San Luis Obispo love its cafés, restaurants, and wineries. Some popular places to visit include Pismo Beach Pier, Avila Hot Springs, and Avila Beach Golf Resort. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Morro Bay State Park, Monarch Butterfly Grove, and Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Sensorio, Boomers! Santa Maria, and Paso Robles Event Center.
What's the seasonal weather like in San Luis Obispo?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so we’ve gathered some data about year-round temperatures in San Luis Obispo to help you plan yours. The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 65°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 54°F. Average annual precipitation for San Luis Obispo is 23 inches.
What are my options for getting around San Luis Obispo when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about local transportation options in San Luis Obispo to help you navigate your stay: Fly into San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport (SBP), which is located 3 mi (4.9 km) away. Otherwise, look for flights into Santa Maria, CA (SMX-Santa Maria Public), which is 28.8 mi (46.4 km) away. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.