University Inn

University Inn

1825 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, United States
+1 805 543 5110

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About University Inn

  • Motel Room
    You’ll have direct access to the parking lot
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi, Breakfast, and Parking for free

The University Inn at San Luis Obispo is located just 10 minutes from California Polytechnic State University and the Laguna Lake Municipal Golf Course. Pismo Beach is about nine miles away from this budget-friendly hotel that features a seasonal outdoor pool for guest enjoyment. The hotel also provides complimentary WiFi in guest rooms and public areas, as well as complimentary breakfast with every stay. There is free parking in the onsite lot, which also features electric vehicle charging stations.

The University Inn at San Luis Obispo features a business center with photocopying and fax services. Guests can choose from queen or full beds, including single or double bed rooms. There is a select number of accessible rooms in this non-smoking hotel, which features 39 guest rooms in total. This hotel was formerly known as the Travelodge, for those who may have stayed before or are seeking a similar accommodation.

All of the guest rooms at this inn feature in-room climate control, a microwave, mini fridge, coffee maker, flat-screen TV with cable, wired and wireless internet access, and private baths with modern fixtures and amenities. All guest rooms feature exterior building access for added privacy when coming and going. Pets are not allowed at this hotel, but children under age 12 stay free with an adult booking. The front desk is available 24 hours a day to provide reception and other guest services, and daily housekeeping is available. The inn also offers vending machines for guest drinks and snacks.

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Amenities at University Inn

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Shower chair
  • Adapted bath
  • Toilet with grab rails


  • Raised toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower


  • Breakfast included
  • Microwave
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Vending machine (drinks)

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes rack


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted


  • Heated pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool with a view

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking


  • Tumble dryer

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast

Reviews of University Inn

GoodBased on 321 verified guest reviews


1825 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

What's nearby

  • Steynberg Gallery374 m
  • Monterey Street Wines0.8 km
  • Dallidet Adobe and Gardens1 km
  • Fremont Theater1.1 km
  • San Luis Obispo Little Theatre1.3 km
  • Mott Gym1.3 km
  • Ah Louis Store1.4 km
  • Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa1.5 km
  • San Luis Obispo Museum of Art1.6 km
  • California Polytechnic State University1.6 km
  • Alex G. Spanos Stadium1.6 km
  • San Luis Obispo Children's Museum1.7 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

When to book a room at University Inn

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FAQs when booking at University Inn

  • University Inn is located at 1825 Monterey Street, 1 km from the center of San Luis Obispo. Steynberg Gallery is the closest landmark to University Inn.

  • Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at University Inn.

  • Yes, University Inn offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, University Inn offers free parking.

  • University Inn is 5.8 km from San Luis Obispo County. University Inn is 46.8 km from Santa Maria Public.

  • Yes, University Inn has a pool onsite.

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Distance to city center

1.0 km

Nearest Airport

San Luis Obispo County

Distance to airport

5.8 km