San Luis Obispo is located on the central coast of California, at the approximate mid-point between San Francisco and Los Angeles, and at the center of a burgeoning wine region. It is known for its attractive natural surroundings, small town charm, warm Mediterranean climate, and as the home to Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and Cuesta College.

The City serves as the commercial, governmental and cultural hub of California’s Central Coast. It is the county seat of San Luis Obispo County, a region with a population of 270,000. The population of the City of San Luis Obispo is about 45,000 (plus 29,000 students), located in a geographic area of under 13 square miles.

The hotel site is about 1/2 mile away from the intersection of Highway 101 and California State Route 1. McChesney Field Airport, located 3.5 miles away, has daily flights to Los Angeles, San Francisco and Phoenix (service to Denver may be added) and serves approximately 275,000 passengers annually. Amtrak serves San Luis Obispo via its Coast Starlight and Pacific Surfliner lines.

The SLO – Hotel San Luis Obispo| San Luis Obispo, CA

THE SLO – HOTEL SAN LUIS OBISPO will be a three story, 115,900 square foot, 78-room boutique hotel located in the pedestrian friendly downtown area of San Luis Obispo, across the street from the historic Mission. The hotel will also consist of two restaurants, versatile meeting and event spaces that can accommodate up to 400 guests, an outdoor pool and a contemporary spa. The hotel will cater to a broad range of travelers including central coast leisure and business travelers and demand driven by visitors to Cal Poly. It will also be a destination for locals who will come to enjoy the great restaurants, on-site spa and regular events.


The SLO – Hotel San Luis Obispo will be located a halfblock from the historic Mission which reportedly hosts 300 weddings a year, and one block from Higuera Street, the main downtown retail pedestrian thoroughfare. Downtown San Luis Obispo is a pedestrian-friendly area that is a mix of historic buildings, restaurants, art galleries, lifestyle centers, national stores, boutique shops, and government and business offices. It hosts the popular San Luis Obispo County Farmers Market on Thursday nights, an event that draws over 10,000 people weekly. Cal Poly San Luis Obispo (located 1.5 miles from downtown), part of the California State University system, is the City’s largest employer, employing 2,700 people and has over 19,000 students.