Car Free andCarefree in San Luis Obispo County

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San Luis Obispo Car Free
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San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
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Whether you want to stay in a hostel or a 5-star resort, San Luis Obispo has the right lodging and accommodations for you! Some hotels are even within walking distance of the Amtrak station or provide shuttle service! Visit San Luis Obispo Car Free... Show your SLO Car Free voucher, and receive these special benefits from participating businesses! Register here for a SLO Car Free voucher.  Restrictions may apply.  For a map of all the hotels offering Car Free discounts, see Maps.

Apple Farm

Car Free Discount Offers: 15% off Standard rates and a free slice of pie with the purchase of any regular priced dinner entreé**

We invite you to the Apple Farm Inn, a subtle blend of the ambiance of a turn-of-the-century Victorian Inn and the luxury of a fine hotel. The goal of our staff is to make you feel welcome by offering genuine hospitality, which combines attention to detail, friendliness and anticipation of your needs. Come let us pamper you!

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Bridge Street Inn – Cambria

Car Free Discount Offer: Free bike rental for one day with overnight stay (up to two people per offer).

The Bridge Street Inn is a cozy European-style guest house located in the historic East Village of Cambria about 35 miles from San Luis Obispo. Cambria is a quintessential California beach town and artist enclave that offers lots to do – with relaxing places to hike, bike, visit restaurants and galleries and of course, explore the seashore. The Inn is located in a fully renovated 110-year old house, within walking distance of a grocery store and bakery. Accommodations include both private rooms and co-ed dorm-style rooms with bunk beds all with shared bathrooms.

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Courtyard by Marriott - San Luis Obispo

Car Free Discount Offer: 10% off Standard Room Rates!

Courtyard by Marriott is located just minutes from exquisite wineries, breathtaking beaches, serene golf courses, beautiful hiking trails, historic Downtown SLO, and Cal Poly! Courtyard by Marriott is your perfect destination!

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Dolphin Bay Resort and Spa

Car Free Discount Offers:  10% off Standard rates**

Perched atop the scenic bluffs, Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa's oceanfront setting is an ideal location that offers something for everyone. Take advantage of our complimentary bicycles to ride along the coastal trails. For a real treat, our talented culinary team can create a gourmet picnic for you to take on your ride. Other local activities include wine tasting at boutique wineries, visiting Hearst Castle and playing a round at award winning golf courses.

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Dolphin Inn- Cayucos

Car Free Discount Offer: Stay three nights and get fourth night free! Plus get a free continental breakfast.

Dolphin Inn offers 19 units some of which include a kitchen and others include a jacuzzi tub. We are walking distance to the beach, pier, town, restaurants and shops. Come explore all Cayucos has to offer.

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Hampton Inn & Suites- San Luis Obispo

Car Free Discount Offer: 10% off Standard Rates!

Conveniently located in the heart of Central California, the Hampton Inn & Suites San Luis Obispo can be accessed directly off the scenic Hwy. 101 and Los Osos Valley Road. We are excited to welcome SLO Car Free patrons!

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Holiday Inn Express - Grover Beach

Car Free Discount Offer: 15% discount on Best Flex Rates.

The Holiday Inn Express Grover Beach-Pismo Beach, California is placed perfectly in between Los Angeles and San Francisco on the sunlit central coast. Hotel guests are just two swift miles away from the attractions at Grover and Pismo Beach, where they can enjoy beach recreations such as surfing, sailing, and fishing.

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La Cuesta Inn

SLO Car Free Discount Offer: $10.00 off standard room rates.**

La Cuesta Inn is the perfect hotel for both leisure and business travelers. Experience the genuine warmth and hospitality that makes the Central Coast of California the ultimate desitination. La Cuesta Inn is an idependently owned and managed boutique hotel that is dedicated to supporting a cleaner environment by using recycled products, implementing Project Planet©, and encouraging walking and the use of buses to get downtown and to local businesses and services. Come enjoy and relax in one of our beautiful 72 rooms!


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Los Padres Inn

SLO Car Free Discount Offer: 15% off Standard room rates. Restrictions apply**

Our inn is near the heart of the beautiful downtown San Luis Obispo and within walking distance from strolling along the streets filled with shops, boutiques, galleries, jewelry stores, and charming restaurants. Whether traveling for business or pleasure, make the Los Padres Inn your home away from home. We look forward to serving you and making your San Luis stay comfortable.

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Madonna Inn

Car Free Discount Offers: 10% off Standard rates, Sunday - Thursday, and free slice of cake with the purchase of regular priced entree **

As an international landmark destination, Madonna Inn redefines unique with 110 individually decorated guestrooms, each with a distinct theme and color. Madonna Inn is ideally located near downtown San Luis Obispo and in the heart of Central Coast Wine County. Enjoy resort-style amenities, including a luxurious day spay, two restaurants, a world famous bakery, cocktail lounge, beach-entry pool, two Jacuzzis, fitness room, tennis and basketball courts and onsite horseback riding, hiking and bike trails. At Madonna Inn, the possibilities are endless! 

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Petit Soleil – Bed & Breakfast

Car Free Discount Offer: Complementary bike rental with stay!

Step inside the cobblestone courtyard and find yourself transported to the rustic charm and colors of Provence. Freshly brewed coffee and a full gastronome breakfast will be served to you each morning in our inviting dining room, or in the sun filled back patio. Every evening you can relax and enjoy a tasting of Local and French wines paired with delectable appetizers. Stay at Petit Soleil, Bed et Breakfast, and enjoy a touch of European charm in the heart of San Luis Obispo.

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Quality Suites- San Luis Obispo

Car Free Discount Offer: 30% off Standard Rates!!

At the Quality Suites – San Luis Obispo, you can look forward to coming home to a luxurious, spacious suite after a busy day. Our 138 suites (most featuring king size beds) are equipped with a full range of services and amenities. The microwave and refrigerator make it easy to prepare a meal—or just unwind with a movie. We are pleased to provide complimentary transportation to and from the San Luis Obipso Regional Airport and the Amtrak train station.

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Sea Venture Resort

Car Free Discount Offer: 10% off Standard Room Rates**

A romantic beachfront resort, the Sea Venture is located right on the sand in the heart of California’s Central Coast. The resort’s marble finishes and custom furnishings combined with its unique location to create the ultimate California beach experience.

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SeaCrest Pismo Beach

Car Free Discount Offer: 15% off Standard Room Rates**

Coolest oceanfront hotel in Pismo Beach and San Luis Obispo, CA, SeaCrest has 158 retro-chic rooms and suites with direct beach access and a gorgeous outdoor heated pool on an expansive 5 acre bluff top!

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Sycamore Mineral Springs

Car Free Discount Offer: 10% off Standard Room Rates**

Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort rests atop hot mineral springs and spans more than 100 acres of forest, hills and meadows. Our resort is the ideal environmentl to refresh, renew and restore one’s mind, body and spirit. Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort is also part of, to qualify for this Green Eco-leaf Rating, Sycamore completed an audit of their property’s compliance with over 70 unique eco-initiatives. Environmentally friendly measures that are reviewed include energy efficiency, water conservation, recycling, purchasing habits and many other factors. In it’s efforts to create a more sustainable travel future and reduce their impact on our environment, Sycamore Mineral Springs employs 49 eco-initiatives!

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The Bluebird Inn

SLO Car Free Discount: Complimentary bottle of wine!

The Bluebird Inn offers quiet comfortable rooms in a unique garden-creekside setting with charming country decor. Our unique property has a variety of rooms ranging from our original cozy rooms to our new creekside/fireplace rooms and suites. Come and see where old fashioned hospitality and charming atmosphere meet in the heart of Cambria.

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The Cliffs Resort

Car Free Discount Offers: 10% off Standard Room Rates**

We are conveniently located midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles with shuttles to and from the airport and both trainstations (Grover Beach and San Luis Obispo). WIth a heated ocean view pool and Jacuzzi, fitness center, spa services, on-site restaurant-Marisol, and meeting rooms, there is no reason to leave. But if you choose to, there are many wineries, golf courses, and ocean adventures located nearby. Fresh from a renovation, in September 2009, you can choose from a luxurious ocean front suite to relax in, or a more economical room with 2 queen size beds to fit the family, or something in between!

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Villa Motel-San Luis Obispo

SLO Car Free Discount Offer: 10% off Standard Room Rates! **

Located in close proximity to SLO downtown and Cal Poly, Villa Motel offers the amenities a person desires, all while offering a discount for taking a vacation from your car! We offer a complimentary breakfast, high speed internet, in-room coffee, HBO/cable and a pool.

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Visit these links for more info on hotels and accommodations visit:

San Luis Obispo Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center Lodging Listings

The SLO Chamber of Commerce has a full listing of their membership hotels in the City of San Luis Obispo.

San Luis Obispo County Visitors & Conference Bureau Lodging Listings

The SLO County Visitors & Conference Bureau has a full listing of their membership hotels in the County of San Luis Obispo.