Stay Mid-Weekend and Save


Step 1 – Book after Feb. 1 and stay before March 31, 2023 for at least 2 midweek nights (Sunday-Thursday) at one of San Luis Obispo’s qualified lodging properties. Stays booked prior to the start of the promotion do not qualify.

Step 2 – Forward your new booking confirmation email to to qualify your stay! Make sure to check blackout dates and the rules and regulations (below) prior to sending in your entry. Remember, you must forward your confirmation before your arrival. Same-day reservations and email entries will not qualify.

Step 3 – If your stay qualifies, we’ll send a confirmation email. Save it because you’ll need to bring this email (digital or print is okay!) with you to the Visitor Center to claim your cash.

Step 4 – After checking in at your hotel, bring all items noted below to the San Luis Obispo Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center (895 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401):

  • Confirmation email from us
  • Lodging confirmation showing proof of booking and travel dates
  • Your hotel room key!

Then, you’ll receive $100 in cash to sweeten your stay in SLO. Treat yourself to a vineyard tour, reserve a spot at a farm-to-table restaurant, or catch a concert, play or musical–it’s up to you!


Complimentary WiFi

Connect any of your devices to our free high-speed WiFi

Complimentary Parking

Free parking is provided on-site at Sands Inn & Suites. Parking is based on availability


Sands Inn & Suites is a pet-friendly hotel, which means you don't have to leave your four-legged buddy behind. There is a $25 fee per pet, per stay. Maximum capacity is 2 pets per room. No weight limit restrictions.

Pool and Spa Services

On Property pool and spa

On Site Workout Room

Enjoy the use of our onsite gym

Complimentary Grab-and-Go Breakfast

Enjoy a complimentary quick grab-and-go breakfast

Terms & Conditions

MidWeekend Promotion FAQs, Rules and Regulations

  • Valid on new bookings made on or after February 1, 2023. Only for travel dates between Feb. 1, 2023 – March 31, 2023. Reservation must include at least two nights for overnight stays on the weekdays of Sunday-Thursday in order to qualify.
    • Bookings made before the promotion start date of Feb. 1, 2023 will not qualify.
    • Entry must be sent prior to check-in date; entries submitted on the day of arrival or as a same-day booking will not be accepted.
  • Only valid for stays at hotels and permitted homestays within the city of San Luis Obispo.
    The following blackout date applies: Sunday February 19, 2023. A qualified booking during this period must include at least two midweek non-blackout dates.
  • A valid entry must be an original emailed booking confirmation sent from the property or booking site forwarded to to qualify; receipts, statements, itinerary reminders, screenshots, attachments or partially copied and pasted reservations will not be accepted as an entry.
  • One (1) entry per qualified booking confirmation number.
    • The two-night stay minimum must be under the same confirmation number; combined one night stays at different properties or dates will not qualify.
    • Changes to an already qualified entry will need to be sent in as a new entry. Entries will be qualified in the order they are received
    • Entries cannot be combined with others to qualify.
  • Cash will not be mailed and must be picked up in person during the time of your qualified stay at the San Luis Obispo Chamber of Commerce Visitors Center, 895 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401. Sunday – Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. | Thursday – Saturday, 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Offer limited to first 380 reservations to claim.
  • Three (3) redemptions maximum per party.
  • Qualified entries are not transferable and cannot be combined with any other offer(s).
  • Emailed entries will be processed within 1-business day of receipt. Entries are processed only during standard business hours, Monday – Friday between 8:00 am – 5:00 pm excluding Monday, February 20. All entries emailed after business hours will be processed the next regular business day.

Your San Luis Obispo Hotel

Relax and unwind at the best hotel in San Luis Obispo – Sands Inn & Suites.

Subscribe Now For Our Latest Offers

Receive updates on our latest hotel offers and deals.