Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Los Osos

The beaches and forests provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Los Osos. This city's golfing, boating and hiking attract many visitors, and its romantic and relaxing location add to the charm. Morro Bay State Park and Morro Rock are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Los Osos

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Los Osos a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Valencia Peak Trail (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Bluff Trail (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Morro Bay Golf Course (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Morro Bay Aquarium (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Dairy Creek Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Avila Beach Golf Resort (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Los Osos

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Los Osos is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Morro Bay State Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Los Osos Oaks State Reserve (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Morro Coast Audubon Society Sweet Springs Nature Preserve (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Elfin Forest Preserve (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Montana De Oro State Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • El Chorro Regional Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)

Transportation to and around Los Osos

Fly into San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP-San Luis Obispo County Regional), the closest airport, located 11.3 mi (18.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Santa Maria, CA (SMX-Santa Maria Public), which is 34.5 mi (55.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Los Osos?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 305 holiday lettings near Los Osos. From 238 Houses to 29 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Los Osos is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Los Osos?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Los Osos:

  • Marine Terrace: 144 holiday homes
  • Park Hill: 70 holiday homes
  • Carpenter Canyon: 15 holiday homes
  • Sunset Palisades: 19 holiday homes
  • Pismo Heights: 155 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Los Osos?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Los Osos. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Morro Coast Audubon Society Sweet Springs Nature Preserve: 923 holiday lettings
  • Los Osos Oaks State Reserve: 950 holiday lettings
  • Valencia Peak Trail: 848 holiday lettings
  • Montana De Oro State Park: 857 holiday lettings
  • Bluff Trail: 848 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Los Osos listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Los Osos?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 238 Houses in Los Osos. Our other popular types of Los Osos holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 29 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 29 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Los Osos?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Los Osos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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