Enjoy the beauty of the Central Coast. With a consistently mild climate year round, guests are able to take part in a wide array of cultural and outdoor activities.
Events at Madonna Inn
For local visitors and hotel guests our Events Calendar shares the all the holiday, seasonal and special events taking place at the Madonna Inn.
Madonna Inn Trail Rides
Experience the fun and excitement of horseback riding while enjoying the breathtaking beauty of San Luis Obispo viewed from the majestic Cerro San Luis Mountain.
Hiking at the Madonna Inn
Whether it’s an athletic hike up “Madonna Mountain” or relaxing stroll through pristine valleys your adventure starts just steps from the Madonna Inn!
Biking at the Madonna Inn
Leave your car behind and take a scenic ride up “Madonna Mountain” or bike to downtown San Luis Obispo on the Madonna Inn Bike Path.
Adventures in the Air
Soar high above the mountains, along the coastline, or through the wine country for a bird’s-eye view of San Luis Obispo County by balloon, paraglider or tandem skydive.
Excursions on the Water
Explore the beautiful central coast at sea level! Whale watching excursions, glass bottom boat and professionally-guided kayak tours await. Go sport fishing or learn to surf.
Golf & Fitness
With a multitude of golf courses in San Luis Obispo County, finding a tee time is no problem! Local yoga and pilates studios inspire strength and wellness.
There's so much to do downtown! Theaters, museums, Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, walking tours, shopping, Farmer's Market, local breweries and lively music venues.
San Luis Obispo County is the third largest wine-producing county in California. With over 200 wineries to visit, come and experience our award-winning local wines.
Worth the Drive
Madonna Inn is centrally located for day trips to the beautiful North County wine country or to the rolling dunes and wide beaches of the South County.