Welcome to Hotel Buena Vista

A Serene Hotel in San Luis Obispo

When you check in to Hotel Buena Vista, you're also checking in to the lively bustle and social hub of beautiful San Luis Obispo, located just steps away. Better yet, we’re oh-so affordable, leaving plenty in your travel budget for doing more of the things you want to do! Our guests are welcomed into a bright, pristine lobby with comfy seating areas that will remind you of home. Our 75 roomy, 100% smoke-free guest accommodations are decked out with creature comforts, including free Wi-Fi, plush towels, and flat-screen HDTVs with premium cable channels. Many of our rooms offer microwaves and/or refrigerators; just put in a request with the front desk! Outside, we invite you to enjoy tranquil tropical gardens, a sun-splashed heated pool, shady patios and BBQ areas to fully enjoy San Luis Obispo’s gorgeous year-round weather.


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Hotel Lobby Hours Open 24/7

Check out is by 12 PM (noon) * Check in starts at 4 PM

Our Pool and Jacuzzi are now OPEN!

Grab & Go Continental Breakfast is available daily from 7am to 9am. Fresh coffee and tea available all day in the lobby.

Housekeeping service is available when requested by 10am.

Your Home Away From Home for Extended Stays

Whether you're in SLO for an extended business stay or need temporary digs before moving to town permanently, our spacious Executive Suites merge residence-style comfort and convenience with hotel services and amenities.


Life on the Road

Bursting with unique style and serene vibes, we're the perfect pied-a-terre for work trips, family getaways, college visits and extended stays of a month or more. Come see how Hotel Buena Vista makes life on the road more about life and less about the road!


What’s Nearby? Everything!

Our hotel is just a short stroll from the shops and restaurants of downtown SLO and moments from a diverse array of attractions, including the Cal Poly campus, Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, the Cerro San Luis Obispo Loop Trail, the iconic Sunset Drive-In, beaches and more.

Sunset at the bay near Hotel Buena Vista San Luis Obispo

Heated Outdoor Pool & Jacuzzi

Soak up the beauty of California’s Central Coast! Grab a plush towel and head for our heated outdoor pool surrounded by comfortable chaise lounges and tropical landscaping. After a day of travel, meetings or exploring SLO, a soak in the bubbling Jacuzzi is the perfect treat.

View of the outdoor pool at Hotel Buena Vista

What You Get

From free perks like Wi-Fi and parking to a fitness room, concierge, a heated outdoor pool and Tesla and Universal charging stations, we’ve thought of everything so you don’t have to!

Interior of the lobby at Hotel Buena Vista San Luis Obispo
An outdoor dining & lounge area at Hotel Buena Vista
Sunbeds by the outdoor pool at Hotel Buena Vista