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Cal Poly Accommodations

When choosing the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Santa Maria as your hotel for your Cal Poly homecoming event or reunion, you can expect great amenities that won't break the bank. Take advantage of our extended stay accommodations such as kitchenettes, in-suite microwaves, and rollaway bed options for your University visit. Stretch out your stay in Santa Maria and check out the other activities Central Coastal California has to offer, such as wineries, golf courses, shopping and more.

  • Spacious Guest Rooms
  • Pet-Friendly Amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Picture-Perfect Outdoor Pool
  • In-Room Kitchenettes (Suites with full kitchen)
  • Breakfast and Dinner at Portabella Bar & Grill
  • In-Room Coffee Maker
  • Free Parking
  • Rollaway Beds Available Upon Request
  • Connecting Rooms Available Upon Request

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Directions to California Polytechnic University

In town for a reunion, homecoming game or theatrical performance and looking for local accommodations? Stay with Holiday Inn & Suites in Santa Maria California for a budget friendly stay and enjoy a scenic 30-minute drive to San Luis Obispo. Parking on campus is easy and available for a small fee.

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About California Polytechnic University

California Polytechnic State University, a nationally ranked four year college is located in beautiful San Luis Obispo. Cal Poly has six academic colleges and is one of just two polytechnic colleges in California, it has 64 bachelor's and 32 master's degree programs. Come to Cal Poly for a campus tour or homecoming weekend, or graduation and experience all the activities the university has to offer.

Quick Facts

  • Cal Poly is the second largest land holidng university in the state of California (behind UC Berkeley).
  • Commencement schedules and ceremonies information can be found here.
  • Cal Poly has awarded over 130,000 bachelor's degrees to students since 1942.
  • The university's mascot is the Mustang and their colors are green and gold.

Events at Cal Poly

Alex G. Spanos Stadium

Alex G. Spanos Stadium

Go Mustangs! Whether you're in town rooting for the home team or for the visiting team let us be your home base after the excitement of the game.

Catch a game



This world-class music venue hosts captivating performances for all ages. Enjoy a magical evening at the theater and retire to your family-friendly suite.

The PAC Schedule


Graduation Weekend

Plan a convenient stay so you can celebrate with your graduate! Our rooms go quickly during graduation, book early before our rates are sold out.

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Campus Tour & Move-In Weekend

Campus Tour & Move-In Weekend

Heading to Cal Poly for a campus tour or maybe moving your kid into their dorm or housing? Our on-site restaurant serves breakfast and dinner to fuel you up for your busy day.

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