1895 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2613
Phone: 805/544-0973   |   Fax: 805/541-2805   |   39 Rooms
Check Out Time: 12:00 PM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Enjoy convenient access to Cal Poly University and beautiful Pacific Coast beaches while staying at this San Luis Obispo, California hotel.

Welcome to the BEST WESTERN Somerset Inn where guests will receive excellent customer service and find unbeatable amenities for an affordable price. This recently renovated San Luis Obispo hotel offers all the conveniences that make traveling easy including well-appointed spacious guest rooms featuring cable satellite television with HBO® and free high-speed Internet access. To ensure a great start to the day, the BEST WESTERN Somerset Inn serves a complimentary continental breakfast every morning. After a long day, enjoy the stunning mountain views while taking a refreshing dip in the hotel's outdoor swimming pool or a relaxing soak in the hot tub.

Enjoy a round of golf at one of the many championship golf courses throughout San Luis Obispo, sample the local wine while touring the area vineyards or spend the day experiencing a beautiful Pacific Coast sandy beach. History buffs will appreciate be situated so close to the stunning Hearst Castle. Find a variety of shops at the Downtown Creek-side shops, located just minutes away. Cal Poly University is located just one mile from the hotel making the BEST WESTERN Somerset Inn ideal lodging for visiting family or friends. The BEST WESTERN Somerset Inn also frequently hosts guests in town attending wine festivals and local car shows.

The hospitable staff at the BEST WESTERN Somerset Inn is ready to ensure a fun-filled memorable stay in San Luis, California. Make a reservation today and save!


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee and hot items.
  • Outdoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free parking
  • Photocopy services
  • Fax services
  • Hot tub
  • Exterior corridor
  • Cable satellite television cable with HBO┬«
  • Air-conditioning
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Business center
  • Printer available
  • Computer available
  • Computer modem hookups


Take advantage of the savings and fun with this special offer available at the best western somerset inn in San Luis Obispo.


Conveniently located, the best western somerset inn in San Luis Obispo, California is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 35.289485  /  Latitude: -120.650515


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: The north or south. Take Highway 101 to the Monterey Street Exit to the BEST WESTERN Somerset Inn.

From: Highway 1 South. Turn left on Monterey Street to the BEST WESTERN Somerset Inn.


We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Old Mission de Tolosa

Experience central California history with a tour of Old Mission de Tolosa. Now more commonly known as the Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, it's located on California’s Central Coast. It is set approximately halfway between Monterey and San Diego and is unique in its design. The Tolosa Mission features two naves set in an L shape – the only example of its kind among the California mission churches.

The Mission San Luis Obispo is a functioning Catholic church holding daily Mass and a variety of services. With beautifully maintained gardens and a rich history, the mission is a wonderful place to relax or enjoy a tour. Visitors traveling to San Luis Obispo are sure to enjoy a historical tour of the Old Mission.

San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport

A great choice when flying into the Central California Coast region, Luis Obispo County Regional Airport is is located south of San Luis Obispo. It opened in 1939 with dirt runways and a hangar. It was used during World War II as a training airfield. General and commercial aviation commenced, at the completion of the war. In 1987, the airport was dedicated as McChesney Field, as a tribute to Leroy E. McChesney, a local pilot.

This 340-acre airport located along the Central Coast, offers commercial flights to Phoenix, Los Angeles and San Francisco, via United Express and US Airways Express airlines. While waiting for a flight, enjoy the free Wi-Fi internet access throughout the terminal or satisfy your hunger at the Spirit of San Luis restaurant. 

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.05 mile(s) from Veteran's Hall
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Old Mission
  • 1.00 mile(s) from historic Fremont Theatre
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Bubble Gum Alley
  • 5.00 mile(s) from California Men's Colony (CMC)
  • 8.00-12.00 mile(s) from Pismo, Shell, Avila Beaches and Morro Bay
  • 10.00-15.00 mile(s) from wineries
  • 45.00 mile(s) from Hearst Castle
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Downtown Creek-side Shops

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 20.00 mile(s) from Templeton
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Atascadero
  • 30.00 mile(s) from Paso Robles
  • 30.00 mile(s) from San Simeon
  • 30.00 mile(s) from Cambria
  • 30.00 mile(s) from Cayucos
  • 1.00 mile(s) from County Courthouse
  • 3.00 mile(s) from French and General Hospitals
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Sierra Vista Hospital
  • 7.00 mile(s) from Cuesta College
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Cal Poly University

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Hot tub

Nearby Restaurants

  • Adjacent to 1865, full service, steak house, open for: lunch
  • Across the street from Sands Deli, deli, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • Across the street from Quaterdeck, full service, seafood, open for: lunch, dinner


Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near San Luis Obispo. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

September 2015

September 20, 2015
A Taste of Downtown & Art de Tiza

Enjoy this annual Paso Robles walk around downtown and taste dishes from over 35 local restaurants.

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