This small college town is one of California’s oldest communities. San Luis Obispo, also known as “SLO," is located roughly midway between Los Angeles and San Francisco on the Central Coast. With it’s perfect weather, tasty cuisine, award-winning wines, beautiful hiking, and soft sandy beaches, it’s no wonder this cute town was named the happiest and friendliest city in America!
San Luis Obispo is the perfect weekend getaway destination. Whether you’re looking to just sit back and relax or explore and adventure, SLO has it all. It’s the perfect place to escape and enjoy a nice weekend hitting up the spas and local wineries. San Luis Obispo is known for its’ world class wines that you can try during a night out of wine tasting! During the day, check out the beaches where you can explore the blue Pacific through sea kayaking, swimming, and surfing. If you would rather stay downtown, unbeatable farmers markets are open daily and the shopping options range from adorable boutiques to the big, brown bag name brands. While you’re there, remember to take a stroll down Bubblegum Alley and stick a piece of your own gum up on the walls. The Performing Arts Center is a state-of-the-art performance center that brings in all types of entertainment. From plays, to opera singers, to all kinds of dance performances, the San Luis Obispo Performing Arts Center never disappoints. Bishop Peak and Valencia Peak are great for hiking, mountain biking, and enjoying some of California’s beautiful scenery. For some history, visit Mission San Luis Obispo and get a taste of the city’s culture. Cal Polytechnic University is another one of SLO’s biggest attractions and its sporting events have become a huge part of the central coast town. Be sure to check a soccer, football, or volleyball game out if you’re visiting during the school year!
There are flights available into San Luis Obispo’s County Regional Airport from San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Phoenix on United Airlines and US Airways. Transportation into and around SLO is easy to navigate. The regional transit system, train, buses, and rental cars allow you to travel the city at ease. From exquisite villas to cozy 1 bedroom homes, Tripping.com has a perfect SLO rental for you!
Save hundreds with a vacation home rental from Tripping.com and forget the hotel room. For the ultimate getaway, San Luis Obispo offers 142 affordable vacation rentals with a price to match your budget and accommodation needs. Prices in San Luis Obispo start at an average price of $173 a night with long-term rentals averaging $25 a month.These vacation rentals offer a range of amenities, so you’ll feel right at home. For those looking to stay in a corporate rental, 106 of San Luis Obispo’s rentals offer high speed WiFi Internet so you can easily keep in touch with your company or team. Go for a swim at one of the 37 properties complete with pool or jacuzzi, or relax with a night of cable TV in any of our 98 vacation home rentals.Traveling with your dog or cat? Choose from 25 pet-friendly rentals in San Luis Obispo that allow you to bring your extended family along.Tripping.com’s home rentals offer far more room and comfort than a hotel, providing a safe and spacious place for you and your pets. Many properties allow you to book directly online, so once you find that perfect vacation rental, you’ll be all set to go!Search properties from 6 vacation rental sites in San Luis Obispo where the top providers in that area are HomeAway, Booking.com, and HRS Holidays. There are 42 HomeAway rentals, 29 Booking.com short term rentals and 26 HRS Holidays vacation rentals.