This renovated 132-room property includes 85 new guest rooms–choose from villas, beach bungalows and two-story lofts, or bright-air studios with a terrace and views. The collection of habitats invites you to indulge in the Art Deco neighborhood, and it’s just two blocks from the beach. The hotel is adjacent to the new Seawell Fish N’ Oyster restaurant, featuring fresh, local ocean fare and cocktails including the pineapple gin concoction Whoa, Nelly.
Hotel SLO, San Luis Obispo, California
This property boasts 78 guest rooms ranging from 450 to more than 800 sq. ft., with indoor and outdoor areas to encourage basking in the temperate morning like a local–with a cup of coffee in hand on the balcony and central coast light illuminating a modern-bohemian ambiance. Hotel SLO offers nearly 10,000 sq. ft. of meeting space, ranging from a wine library adjacent to the kitchen’s gardens to outdoor terraces featuring a bocce court or views of Nine Sisters mountains.
Carte Hotel San Diego Downtown, California
This Curio Collection by Hilton property brings 246 spacious guest rooms and suites with crisp, ocean-city style to the Little Italy neighborhood of downtown San Diego. The LEED-certified hotel boasts more than 8,500 sq. ft. of event space across seven on-site options, along with a full-service fitness club and a sea-to-table restaurant. Chill out and admire the sunset on the Embarcadero from Above Ash Social Club—a copper-ceilinged rooftop lounge serving local flavors and elevated cocktails.
Hotel Cerro, San Luis Obispo, California
Opening in January 2020, this hotel features 65 guest rooms that complement the town’s mixed modern coastal vibe, with hints of old missionary architecture. Sustainability reigns, with LEED certification and no-waste touches such as reusable water bottles for guests, and filling stations throughout the premises. Complete the picture with Brasserie SLO, a new restaurant focused on local freshness and flair— with its own distillery. Featuring a relaxed, artisanal vibe, Hotel Cerro can accommodate up to 75 for private events. Attendees can sip cocktails poolside or enjoy a catered dinner in an airy event space that has a garden and fire pit.