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The Only All-Suite Oceanfront Hotel In Avila Beach

Your Beach House Awaits at Avila Lighthouse Suites

If location is everything, then Avila Lighthouse Suites has it all! Tucked halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, nestled among the rolling hills of California's Central Coast, Avila Beach is an oasis of natural beauty boasting everything from whale watching and hiking trails to wineries and U-pick apple orchards. Located just outside of sunny San Luis Obispo, Avila Beach enjoys the unique reputation as the warmest beach on the Central Coast, making it the ideal destination for your next vacation.

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The Beach Is Your Backyard

Our all-suite beachfront resort sits along the picturesque Avila Beach Promenade, where Front Street meets the shoreline, placing guests quite literally just steps from the sand. 

With 54 two-room lodging options ranging from 550 to 1,100 square feet in size, each of our three suite styles provides plenty of room for the entire family to spread out in oceanfront comfort. Whether you choose a sizable Villa, a family-friendly Owner's Suite, or the popular Master Suites, all guestrooms boast a vibrant outdoor balcony or patio with Adirondack chairs where you can sit back, relax, and take in varying coastal views of the sun-soaked San Luis Bay and our oceanfront pool.

More to Love

At Avila Lighthouse Suites we strive to give our guests more—more fun, more space, and more amenities—without the resort fee. As our guest, you’ll enjoy daily complimentary grab & go breakfast, complimentary parking complete with Tesla Electric car charging stations, complimentary high-speed Fiber Internet connectivity, freshly baked cookies at check-in, flexible wedding and event venues, and so much more during your stay. 

Whether you're planning a fun-filled family vacation or a relaxing beach retreat, our Avila Beach hotel can accommodate a variety of quintessential California experiences. Start planning your visit and book your stay today! 



A Comfortable Stay along California's Coast

Avila Lighthouse Suites offers 54 stylish two room boutique suites, with several types to choose from to meet the needs of every traveler. We welcome you to relish in comfort. Relax and enjoy beachside moments.


Master Suites

Master Suites at Avila Lighthouse Suites feature a bedroom with either one King bed or two Queen beds, a living room with a queen size sofa bed, and a private balcony or patio. With stunning ocean views, these romantic suites are perfect for couples. At Avila Lighthouse Suites, the hidden gem of Avila Beach is just steps away, beckoning you to its smooth sands. Visit our gallery to see the stunning views available in these elegant rooms.

Owner's Suites

The Owner's Suites at our oceanfront resort in Avila Beach, California are the ideal destination for family vacations near San Luis Obispo. These 900-square foot luxury suites feature a bedroom with either one King or two Queen beds and a living room with a queen size sofa bed. You'll find your home away from home right along the California coast as the cozy fireplaces light up both the bedroom and the living room.

Designed with your family in mind, the Owner's Suites include an efficiency kitchen with granite counter tops, a full-size refrigerator, a microwave, and storage space so that no craving goes unsatisfied during your stay. Enjoy all of these amenities and more at our prime location in Avila Beach as you soak in expansive views of the Pacific Ocean from the privacy of your suite's balcony or patio. We invite you to kick back, relax, and make yourself at home in our well-appointed Owner's Suites.  

    Villa Suites

    Limited Availability - Must Call to Book Villas

    The Villa Suites are the largest rooms at our family hotel in San Luis Obispo. Measuring approximately 1100 square feet, Villa Suites feature a living room with a queen size sofa bed and fireplace, two spacious bedrooms, and two full bathrooms. In each villa, the first bedroom contains a King bed, a private bath, and a fireplace, while the second bedroom contains two Queen beds. With a private balcony, you'll have a spectacular view of the Pacific Ocean at our all-suite hotel in California. With our luxury villa rentals on Avila Beach, you'll have a perfect family getaway.

    Due to the limited number of Villa Suites we have available, we cannot take online reservations for these rooms. Please call the hotel direct at 800-372-8452 to check for rates and availability of our Avila Beach lodging.

      ADA Accessible Suites in Avila Beach

      Each ADA accessible room at Avila Lighthouse Suites features amenities that allow for the most relaxing stay at our ideal location on the Pacific Ocean. Every guest deserves to enjoy our spacious and comfortable guestrooms, modern decor, and breathtaking views. 

      ADA Room Amenities at Our Avila Beach Hotel

      • Accessible doors and doorways with at least 32-inches of clear width passage
      • Bathrooms that feature standard tub or roll-in showers and accessible toilet
      • Closed‐caption TVs
      • Volume control telephones
      • Lowered peep hole in door
      • Lowered shelf storage
      • Audible alarms
      • Electronic smoke detectors
      • TTY kits available upon request

      Park View Master Suite

      The grass is always greener on the park side

      From start to finish, the staff and the amenities at Avila Lighthouse Suites were A+! Can't wait to make it back soon as we are doing a 10 day trip from SF to SD and considered staying at Avila Beach longer mostly for the hotel!

      Travelingguy2091, TripAdvisor

      Clean, Beautiful, close to beach, lots of choices for Food and Drink Shops, the Pier..., All in walking distance!! What more could you ask for?

      Stay16031289502, TripAdvisor

      If you want to get away to a peaceful place to see the waves break on the beach in a idyllic sheltered cove with wineries close by then this is the place to stay. The staff are top notch and friendly and the rooms spotless.

      Maps22627118259, TripAdvisor

      The property is amazing. The grounds are beautiful, the rooms are spacious and it’s within walking distance of shops, restaurants and close to everything you could possibly want to see. We can’t wait to stay here again, it was perfect!


      Just wonderful. We loved every minute. And love Avila which is a little treasure of a town.


      Our best stay in the USA yet!

      kevinobern, TripAdvisor


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