Holiday lettings & accommodation in San Luis Obispo
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Rent a holiday home, apartment or cottage in San Luis Obispo from just £79 per night
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Popular holiday rental amenities in San Luis Obispo
Rentals can be selected based on your personal preferences. Above, you can see the total number of properties that include a specific amenity in San Luis Obispo. In San Luis Obispo, 760 accommodation types provide internet. Consequently, if you can't imagine a holiday without internet, select the internet filter to compare these rentals. Fewer holiday lettings in San Luis Obispo are available if you want to go fishing or you dislike handwashing dishes , as fishing and dishwashers are not often available in San Luis Obispo.
The Weather in San Luis Obispo
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Above is a climate diagram for San Luis Obispo. In September, maximum temperatures climb above 27°. No heat wave is expected in December, when minimum average temperatures usally hit a 5° low. The rainiest month is December, while the driest month is August.
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Accommodation options for your holiday in San Luis Obispo
In San Luis Obispo, more than two-thirds of the 774 properties in San Luis Obispo are hotel rooms, which represent 75.27% of the listed properties. Hotel rooms here have a median price £230 per night and an average size of 32 m². Furthermore, if you're travelling in a group of 4, hotel rooms are most likely the perfect accommodation type in San Luis Obispo, since they can usually welcome 4 people. You can also look at other accommodation options in San Luis Obispo. For example, bed & breakfast rentals are another typical property type in San Luis Obispo, with 64 on offer. The average size of bed & breakfast rentals in San Luis Obispo is 38 m² , and the average price is £321 a night.
Enjoy a tranquil break with San Luis Obispo holiday homes
With a fantastic location between Los Angeles and San Francisco, San Luis Obispo finds itself straddled between two volcanic peaks, along the foothills of the Santa Lucia Mountain Range. One of California's oldest communities, it possesses a distinct student town charm thanks to the profusion of Cal Poly university students.
Known as San Luis, SLO or SLOW to locals, the region boasts an incomparable natural beauty and plenty of mountain biking, sea kayaking, surfing and adventure sports. There's plenty of good wine and art to be savored, so book your holiday home in San Luis Obispo and discover this charming region for yourself.
How to get to San Luis Obispo?
Flying in to SLO
The city is served by a single terminal airport where flights land from San Francisco, Los Angeles and Phoenix. A taxi is the quickest way to reach your holiday home in San Luis Obispo. Those willing to splurge could consider an air taxi or charter flight from San Diego. Alternately, Amtrak's Coast Starlight northbound and southbound trains also pass daily through San Luis Obispo.
Where to find the best food in San Luis Obispo?
Cuisine, wine and more in SLO
SLO's farm-to-fork movement makes sense when you consider all that fresh seafood, organic fruits and veggies, cheese and locally-raised beef that awaits. The town offers a plethora of patio dining options in the city centre where diners can feast on global cuisines and a fine collection of wines. Old San Luis BBQ Company is a firm favourites with locals who relish Angus beef and local artisan sausages. Recommended are the Tri-Tip Sandwichs, Pulled Pork Sandwichs and Strawberry Field Salads. If you can't finish it all, make sure to take your leftovers with you to enjoy for lunch the next day back at your San Luis Obispo holiday letting .
The San Luis Obispo wine region is known for its award-winning wines so make sure to sample some of the local fare. The city's bars and pubs serve an impressive list of craft beers made from barley, yeast and hops. A wine, beer and olive oil tour across the region is a good idea.
What is the weather like in San Luis Obispo?
A good time to visit SLO
Summer is the most popular time, so make sure you have booked your of holiday letting in San Luis Obispo well in advance. The shoulder seasons of spring and fall are great times to visit, when the weather is still beautiful, and outdoor activities are still accessible.
What are the top sights in San Luis Obispo?
Things to do and see
The historic Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa that was founded by Junipero Serra is the pride of the city. Today it is a functional Catholic church decorated with Stations of the Cross. Stroll by the Mission Plaza in Downtown San Luis Obispo where most of the town's community events, festivities and parades unfold. Next is the Hearst Castle where lush gardens overlook ranchlands and the rugged Californian coast. The castle is home to a large visitor centre, golden swimming pools, a zoo and a National Geographic movie theatre. The carefully-restored Point San Luis Lighthouse built in 1890 offers sweeping views of the Pacific Ocean as well as a tour.
The second largest farmers’ market in western America is right here on San Luis Obispo's Higuera Street. Visitors are thrilled by the street entertainers, farm-fresh produce, veggies, cheese, meats, barbecues and artifacts that await. Pick up some goodies to nibble on when you return to your San Luis Obispo holiday letting .
What are the best places to discover the arts and culture of San Luis Obispo?
Art and culture
SLO will appeal to art and culture enthusiasts with its rich and vibrant cultural calendar. The Performing Arts Centre (PAC) on the campus of Cal Poly rolls out an impressive series of events. Meanwhile, the non-profit, volunteer-based Little Theatre and The Great American Melodrama are superb options for family-friendly entertainment. Expect musical revue, theatre, song, dance and comedy! For your dose of indie, foreign, art-house cinema and the latest blockbusters, the independently-owned Palm Theatre is the place to go.
The San Luis Obispo Museum of Art and SLO Children's Museum are both family-friendly spaces where adults and kids can learn about the fascinating origins of this community. Art After Dark, held every first Friday of the month is when local salons, boutiques and cafés open their doors to promote local artists.
Where are the unique attractions in San Luis Obispo?
Excursion destinations in the area
SLO is the right place for those looking to unplug and detox in the lap of nature. The coast is peppered with plenty of pristine and isolated beaches that are conducive to swimming, camping, surfing and picnics. For superb views of the city, plan a hike up Bishop’s Peak which is the tallest of the 'nine sisters' (the nine volcanic peaks).
Come experience the pastoral landscapes of this historic little city, your holiday letting in San Luis Obispo await!
What are the must-see attractions in San Luis Obispo?
San Luis Obispo adventures
Edna Valley Vineyard
Spread over 35 mi² , this valley produces distinctive wines, owing to a combination of marine soil sediment, volcanic influences and a coastal climate. Partake in a fun and informative tasting session during your visit.
A quirky San Luis Obispo landmark, this 21m-long alley is plastered with chewing gum left by visitors. Diverse textures and colours can be spotted.
At 1559 feet, Bishop Peak is the largest attraction in the Bishop Peak Nature Reserve. Reach it on trails starting at Patricia Drive or Highland Drive. This short hike is of moderate difficulty.
Avila Valley Barn
Children can pick fresh berries, pet goats, and ride the hay cart at this family-friendly farm. Sweet roasted corn-on-the-cob, pumpkin ice cream and fresh apple cider sweeten the deal.
Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa
Named after Saint Louis of Anjou, this historic mission houses an active church and a museum tracing 250 years of Spanish Mission history.
How much does it cost to rent a holiday home in San Luis Obispo?
The average nightly price for a holiday home in San Luis Obispo is £79.
How many holiday homes are available to book in San Luis Obispo?
There are currently 774 holiday homes in San Luis Obispo to browse and book for your next trip.
What is the most popular holiday home amenity in San Luis Obispo?
The top three amenities our customers choose for holiday rentals in San Luis Obispo are internet, TVs and pools.
How many holiday homes are on offer in San Luis Obispo?
With 774 holiday rentals available in San Luis Obispo, you're sure to find the perfect accommodation for your visit.
Am I allowed to bring my pet when staying in a San Luis Obispo holiday home?
Finding accommodation in San Luis Obispo for you and your dog is definitely possible, with 221 pet-friendly holiday homes available.
What's the best time of year to travel to San Luis Obispo?
Sun lovers should visit San Luis Obispo in September and October to enjoy the warmest weather.
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