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Overview of University Inn

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Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Desk, laptop workspace, free WiFi, bed sheets

University Inn

2 out of 5

4.2/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing

Explore the area

    Popular LocationFrench Hospital Medical Center17 min walk
    Popular LocationSan Luis Obispo Superior Court18 min walk
    Popular LocationAh Louis Store20 min walk
    AirportSan Luis Obispo, CA (SBP-San Luis Obispo County Regional)12 min drive

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Standard Single Room, 2 Double Beds, Refrigerator & Microwave

4.2/5 guest room rating
  • 225 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Accessible

5/5 guest room rating
  • 225 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed

4.8/5 guest room rating
  • 196 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Standard Single Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Refrigerator & Microwave

4.6/5 guest room rating
  • 225 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Queen Beds

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • 196 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

About this area

San Luis Obispo

Located in San Luis Obispo, University Inn is in the city center and near a train station. Bubblegum Alley and Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa are notable landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Avila Hot Springs and Avila Beach Golf Resort. Don't miss out on a visit to San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Fremont Theater - 15 min walk
  • Dallidet Adobe and Gardens - 16 min walk
  • French Hospital Medical Center - 17 min walk
  • San Luis Obispo Superior Court - 18 min walk
  • Ah Louis Store - 20 min walk

Getting around

  • San Luis Obispo Station - 3 min drive
  • San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport (SBP) - 14 min drive

Restaurants

  • Frank's Famous Hot Dogs — 6 min walk
  • Splash Cafe — 7 min walk
  • Petra — 13 min walk
  • Buona Tavola — 15 min walk
  • Mo's BBQ — 16 min walk

About this property

University Inn

Motel with free breakfast, near Fremont Theater
This smoke-free motel features a seasonal outdoor pool, a business center, and a 24-hour front desk. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a computer station, a TV in a common area, and a vending machine are onsite. All 39 rooms provide conveniences like sitting areas and refrigerators, plus free WiFi and LED TVs with cable channels. Microwaves, coffee makers, and hair dryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
University Inn offers 39 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. LED televisions come with cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries.

This San Luis Obispo motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the motel include a seasonal outdoor pool.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 7:00 AM–10:00 AM

Things to do

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • No elevators
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Handrails in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility
  • Lever door handles
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Renovated entire property - February 2018
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • LED TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Separate sitting area

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from April 1 2020 to June 1 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Swimming pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from May to October
Pool access available from 9 AM to 9 PM
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

San Luis Obispo Travelodge
Travelodge Motel San Luis Obispo
University Inn Motel
San Luis Obispo Travel Lodge
Travel Lodge San Luis Obispo
Travelodge San Luis Obispo Hotel San Luis Obispo
Travelodge San Luis Obispo Motel
University Inn San Luis Obispo
University Inn Motel San Luis Obispo

Frequently asked questions

4.2
Very Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 47 out of 97 reviews
5 - Excellent 48%
Rating 4 - Good. 32 out of 97 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 11 out of 97 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 4 out of 97 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 97 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
For the price, it's a great value.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Perfect place to stay, close to campus and downtown.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Good hotel, definitely worth it!!!
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
It was unusually neat, fresh smelling and cozy for a small inn
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021