Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Los Osos

The beaches and forests provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Los Osos. This city's golfing, boating and hiking attract many visitors, as does its romantic and relaxing location. Morro Bay State Park and Morro Rock are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday 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 cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Los Osos a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 features

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 centre:

  • 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)
How to get there

Transport 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 centre. 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.

How many holiday rentals are available around Los Osos?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 273 holiday lettings around Los Osos. From 217 houses to 26 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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:

  • Park Hill: 73 holiday homes
  • Motel District: 138 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 35 holiday homes
  • Old Town Historic District: 37 holiday homes
  • East Village: 58 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? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Los Osos. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Morro Coast Audubon Society Sweet Springs Nature Preserve: 886 holiday lettings
  • Bluff Trail: 799 holiday lettings
  • Los Osos Oaks State Reserve: 910 holiday lettings
  • Elfin Forest Preserve: 892 holiday lettings
  • Valencia Peak Trail: 799 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Los Osos listed on 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. offers 217 Houses in Los Osos. Our other popular types of Los Osos holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 20 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows 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 17 holiday homes with pool available in Los Osos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.