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Downtown San Luis Obispo Hotels

The Central Coast is known for its beaches, wine-tasting and perfect year-round weather. What better way to pair these iconic notes than with the perfect place to stay in San Luis Obispo? These Downtown San Luis Obispo hotels located in the city’s core offer something unique for visitors.

San Luis Obispo’s hotels downtown are perfect for families, couples, work professionals, solo travelers and even pets, depending on the hotel. If you prefer something just outside the heart of downtown, the Quality Suites is one of many other hotel options just a five-minute drive up Monterrey Street. Find the best hotel in the San Luis Obispo downtown area with this guide.


The hotels in Downtown San Luis Obispo each have their own charm, and all of them are just steps from some of the most prominent attractions in town, including shopping, wine tasting, museums and art galleries. If you find yourself visiting SLO on a Thursday, check out the famous Thursday Evening Farmers’ Market, located on Higuera Street – you can’t miss it!

The SLO hotels downtown range from cozy and quaint to luxurious and modern. Downtown SLO hotels offer delicious food options, epic views and accommodations to keep you comfy during your visit. With a mix of industrial and modern, staying in the heart of downtown will leave you feeling SLO relaxed.

Many activities extend beyond the hotel where you choose to stay, including wine tasting, shopping, endless beach and outdoor adventures, miles of road and mountain biking options and one‐of-a-kind cultural attractions such as Mission San Luis Obispo.

If you are visiting the Central Coast, stay at one of our Downtown San Luis Obispo hotels on your next trip – or check out one of the city’s boutique hotels for some unique SLO charm.