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8.4
Great161 reviews
MapView on map3.2 mi from City Center300 yd from Shell Beach
From   US$ 135 /nightSelect
8.4
Great373 reviews
MapView on map1100 yd from City Center1200 yd from Pismo Beach Veteran's Memorial
From   US$ 139 /nightSelect
600 yd from City Center300 yd from Typhoon Family Ctr
From   US$ 339 /nightSelect
8.4
Great231 reviews
1.3 mi from City Center300 yd from Pismo Lake Ecological Reserve
From   US$ 86 /nightSelect
8.4
Great160 reviews
1.3 mi from City Center1000 yd from Shell Beach Veteran's Memorial
From   US$ 169 /nightSelect
8.2
Great399 reviews
1200 yd from City Center1300 yd from Pismo Beach Veteran's Memorial
From   US$ 179 /nightSelect
8.4
Great113 reviews
800 yd from City Center400 yd from Typhoon Family Ctr
From   US$ 304 /nightSelect
8.2
Great130 reviews
600 yd from City Center300 yd from Typhoon Family Ctr
From   US$ 191 /nightSelect
8.2
Great318 reviews
300 yd from City Center400 yd from Pismo Bowl
From   US$ 100 /nightSelect
8.4
Great255 reviews
1300 yd from City Center1400 yd from Pismo Beach Veteran's Memorial
From   US$ 152 /nightSelect
500 yd from City Center100 yd from Typhoon Family Ctr
From   US$ 459 /nightSelect
8.2
Great152 reviews
1.2 mi from City Center500 yd from Pismo Lake Ecological Reserve
From   US$ 182 /nightSelect
8.6
Great428 reviews
1500 yd from City Center1600 yd from Pismo Beach Veteran's Memorial
From   US$ 199 /nightSelect
8.2
Great157 reviews
3.0 mi from City Center200 yd from Shell Beach
From   US$ 215 /nightSelect
8.4
Great133 reviews
400 yd from City Center100 yd from Typhoon Family Ctr
From   US$ 168 /nightSelect
8.2
Great62 reviews
400 yd from City Center100 yd from Typhoon Family Ctr
From   US$ 208 /nightSelect
8.6
Great73 reviews
3.1 mi from City Center100 yd from Shell Beach
From   US$ 328 /nightSelect
8.2
Great54 reviews
1.8 mi from City Center200 yd from Shell Beach Veteran's Memorial
From   US$ 168 /nightSelect
8.0
Great300 reviews
500 yd from City Center300 yd from Pismo Bowl
From   US$ 62 /nightSelect
8.2
Great101 reviews
400 yd from City Center100 yd from Pismo Bowl
From   US$ 169 /nightSelect
8.4
Great465 reviews
600 yd from City Center400 yd from Pismo Beach
From   US$ 129 /nightSelect
7.8
Very good6 reviews
500 yd from City Center200 yd from Typhoon Family Ctr
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Best Hotels and Places to Stay in Pismo Beach

Why visit?

Pismo Beach, located on the scenic Central Coast of California, offers a charming coastal getaway for tourists. With its beautiful beaches, pristine coastline, and a plethora of outdoor activities, Pismo Beach is an enticing destination for travelers seeking relaxation and adventure.

Where to stay?

Pismo Beach boasts several fantastic areas to stay in, each with its own unique charm and attractions. Let's explore the best areas to consider for your stay:

Shell Beach: Situated just south of downtown Pismo Beach, Shell Beach offers a quieter and more secluded experience. With breathtaking ocean views and stunning sunsets, this area is perfect for those seeking a tranquil retreat.

Downtown Pismo Beach: If you prefer to be at the heart of the action, downtown Pismo Beach is the place to stay. Here, you'll find an array of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options, all within walking distance from the beach.

Grover Beach: Located just south of Pismo Beach, Grover Beach provides a more affordable accommodation option while still being within close proximity to Pismo's attractions. The area offers a laid-back atmosphere and easy access to the gorgeous sand dunes.

What is the price per hotel room per night?

The average price for hotel rooms varies depending on the star rating. Here are the average prices per night for 3-star, 4-star, and 5-star hotels in Pismo Beach:

3-star hotels: Average price ranges from $100 to $200 per night.

4-star hotels: Average price ranges from $200 to $300 per night.

5-star hotels: Average price ranges from $300 to $500 per night.

Best value for money:

Sandcastle Inn: This charming 3-star hotel offers comfortable rooms with ocean views and is located just steps away from the beach. With reasonable rates and excellent service, it provides great value for money.

Edgewater Inn & Suites: Nestled in downtown Pismo Beach, this family-friendly hotel offers spacious rooms, complimentary breakfast, and a heated outdoor pool, making it ideal for budget-conscious travelers.

Best kid-friendly hotels:

Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa: With spacious suites, a kids' club, and an on-site water playground, Dolphin Bay Resort caters to families seeking a memorable beach vacation.

SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel: This beachfront hotel features a heated pool, direct beach access, and comfortable rooms suitable for families. The nearby Butterfly Grove and Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary offer additional kid-friendly activities.

Best hotels for a romantic getaway:

The Cliffs Resort: Offering breathtaking ocean views, luxurious accommodations, and a full-service spa, The Cliffs Resort sets the stage for a romantic escape like no other.

Inn at the Cove: Nestled on a cliffside overlooking the Pacific Ocean, this boutique hotel offers romantic rooms, a private beach, and a cozy fireplace in some suites.

Best for location:

Inn at the Pier: Situated in downtown Pismo Beach and just steps away from the beach, this stylish hotel features modern rooms, rooftop dining, and a prime location near the Pismo Pier.

Shore Cliff Hotel: Located in the Shell Beach area, Shore Cliff Hotel provides stunning panoramic ocean views and easy access to nearby attractions, including Dinosaur Caves Park and Pismo Preserve.

Best for a short city break:

Spyglass Inn: With its coastal-themed rooms, stunning oceanfront location, and proximity to the Pismo Beach Golf Course, Spyglass Inn is an ideal choice for a relaxing weekend getaway.

The Inn at Avila Beach: Situated in nearby Avila Beach, this charming inn offers cozy accommodations, complimentary breakfast, and is a short drive away from Pismo Beach's attractions.

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