The Kinney San Luis Obispo ~ Now Open

Meet Our Bold, san luis obispo Hotel

The Kinney San Luis Obispo invites you to embrace your inner coed, bringing cultivated on-and-off campus vibes to the forefront. From our 100 redesigned hotel rooms and suites in San Luis Obispo to our on-site bar and restaurant featuring classic games such as skeeball for cheers’ing with your floormates, there’s more to discover and delight in at the newest addition to The Kinney collection. Take a dip in our heated pool, unplug with a drink at Leroy's, and see all that our hotel has to offer.

The Kinney Hotel SLO is the perfect vantage point for uncovering everything San Luis Obispo, including Cal Poly SLO, downtown delights, Morro Bay, and beyond. Hello Bubblegum Alley, Goodbye Boring.

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Stay In the Heart of SLO

With our small-town vibes and countless attractions, it's easy to see why San Luis Obispo is one of the "Happiest Cities in America."

Located on Monterey Street, less than 1 mile from downtown, The Kinney is your launching point for the best things to do in San Luis Obispo. Hike the picturesque trails of Montana de Oro, stroll the sidewalks during a Thursday Night Farmer's Market, and taste our award-winning grapes.


the 411

  • 100 updated hotel rooms in San Luis Obispo with ALL the flair, including ADA accessible room types
  • Leroy's - our on-site lobby bar and restaurant featuring pub grub, beer and wine on tap, and arcade games*
  • Year-round heated pool and sundeck
  • Cardio only fitness center*
  • On & off-site hosted events, including trivia night and kareoke
  • Flexible meeting rooms and event space
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi & guest parking
  • Central locale near Cal Poly, Downtown SLO, and more

**As the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation continues to evolve, our hotel will not be offering fitness center access for our hotel guests. Pool reservations are now available. Read more here.

  • grad suite with king bed
  • family playing scramble
  • Hotel Bar and Sitting Area
  • People Laying on Grass Reading
  • check-in desk with seating area
  • sofas and swing chairs in seating area
  • Skee ball with tables and chairs
  • Patio area with colorful chairs

guest Love for the kinney slo

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The staff could not be any friendlier or helpful

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