Please note that due to COVID-19, we may not be offering select services and amenities, such as breakfast, in efforts to prevent and combat the spread of the virus. Our staff has been properly trained to thoroughly sanitize all ‘high-touch’ areas numerous times throughout the day. Please visit our Contact Us page if you have any questions or concerns. Thank you for your patience, and know that we will get through this together. close the notification

Sands Inn & Suites

Discover the beauty and charm of San Luis Obispo


Special Offers and Packages

Whether you’re visiting for vacation or business, Sands Inn & Suites provides seasonal offers and packages to give the best value and experience for our guests. Book a room with us and discover why San Luis Obispo is considered the “Happiest City in America.”

Sands Inn & Suites, a San Luis Obispo Hotel

Celebrated as the “Happiest City in America,” San Luis Obispo is an unforgettable destination for business and leisure travel. Explore one of the  Golden State’s most captivating cities and book a room at Sands Inn & Suites hotel in San Luis Obispo.

Located within walking distance of California Polytechnic University and downtown San Luis Obispo, Sands Inn & Suites is a AAA 3-Diamond, smoke-free hotel. Our soothing Spanish-inspired décor and tranquil pool and fountain area will surely put you at ease during your visit. Enjoy complimentary amenities such as WiFi, gym access, and a heated outdoor pool and spa. Business guests will appreciate our flexible meeting space, which can accommodate up to 50 guests for corporate or social functions. Traveling with your four-legged buddy? Don’t leave your best friend behind as Sands Inn & Suites is a pet-friendly hotel.

Visit Cal Poly

California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo is one of the nation’s top rated public universities that prides itself in innovation and ingenuity, specializing in majors such as architecture and engineering.

Sands Inn & Suites is conveniently located 1 mile away near Cal Poly, making it easily accessible and ideal for family and friends who are visiting campus.

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Activities in San Luis Obispo

Sands Inn & Suites is only a 5-minute walk to Downtown San Luis Obispo, where you can check out a wide variety of popular restaurants, breweries, galleries, shops and more. Stop by the famous Bubblegum Alley, a popular attraction for locals and visitors – Or opt for an outdoor adventure such as ATV riding in Pismo Beach, horseback riding along the Madonna Inn Trails, or bask in the sun at Avila Beach. The options are truly endless in San Luis Obispo!

Amenities at Sands Inn & Suites

Enhance your stay at our pet-friendly hotel with our complimentary: breakfast buffet, gym access, outdoor pool, WiFi and parking.

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Heated Outdoor Pool & Spa
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Fitness Center
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Free Parking
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Free WiFi
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Pet-Friendly Atmosphere & Services
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Flexible Meeting Space

Guestrooms and Suites

Whether you’re traveling with family, friends, or your four-legged buddy, Sands Inn & Suites offers the perfect rooms for the perfect vacation. Experience true comfort and relaxation in San Luis Obispo.

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Your home away from home.

Whether you’re embarking a California road trip or visiting family and friends at Cal Poly, Sands Inn & Suites is here to make you feel at home.

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