Tourists flock to Pismo Beach to enjoy the wonderful beaches, visit the beautiful parks, and tour the many outstanding wineries. If you are visiting this stunning Californian coastal city, then choosing the right accommodation is one of the most important elements of planning your vacation. You need to choose a hotel that meets all your needs and is located to give you access to the attractions or activities you plan to enjoy during your stay. Fortunately, there are some excellent hotels in and around this city that vary in style and price range. Here are the 10 best hotels in Pismo Beach in 2019.
10. Spyglass Inn
Spyglass Inn has 82 accommodations, and most of these have ocean views thanks to the waterfront location, says US News. Some of the facilities for guests to enjoy include fire pits, a business center, and a heated pool. Spyglass Inn Restaurant has been praised by former guests. It is open from breakfast through to dinner, and guests can enjoy the views while they dine. This hotel is close to many of the area’s major attractions, such as Pismo Beach Pier and Montana de Oro State Park.
9. Shore Cliff Hotel
Renovated in 2016, The Shore Cliff Hotel offers modern and comfortable rooms that boast lovely views over the beach and ocean. There are 100 guest rooms at this hotel, and each of these has coffeemakers, free Wi-Fi, minifridges, and microwaves. Some rooms also have private decks or patios. Facilities include a large oceanfront pool, free parking, and a complimentary breakfast. There are also in-room spa services available to the guests. Adjacent to the hotel is The Ventana Grill that is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The hotel is close to all the major attractions and hiking trails.
8. Hilton Garden Inn Pismo Beach
Just off the highway and close to downtown Pismo Beach, the location is something that appeals to many travelers. The hotel underwent a renovation in 2017 to upgrade the guest rooms, which feature Wi-Fi access, flat-screen televisions, microwaves, minifridges, and comfortable furnishings. The guest facilities include a heated outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a business center. The Garden Grille is the on-site restaurant, and it is open from breakfast through to dinner. If guests want to relax with a drink, the Pavilion Lounge is the place to do this.
7. Pismo Lighthouse Suites
The beachfront position of Pismo Lighthouse Suites means that guests can expect outstanding beach and ocean views. Facilities available to guests include the large deck, a heated pool, in-room spa treatments, and free board game hire. In the rooms, there are oversized soaking tubs, wet bars, minifridges, microwaves, and coffeemakers. Although there is no on-site restaurant, the hotel is close to many excellent eateries and guests receive complimentary b=continental breakfasts and afternoon cookies.
6.Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach
Within walking distance of Pismo Beach Pier and overlooking the beach, the Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach is in a prime position to access the best of what Pismo Beach has to offer. All the 75 guest rooms in this hotel have been recently renovated, and they offer oceanfront patios, flat-screen televisions, and coffeemakers. There is a large deck, a business center, and a convenience store. Guests can dine at The Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach.
5. Cottage Inn by the Sea
Overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Cottage Inn has been praised by guests for the hotel’s spectacular views and its manicured landscape. There are 80 accommodations, including guest rooms, suites, and cottages. A complimentary continental breakfast is offered to all guests, and they have access to excellent amenities in their accommodation. They can relax by the outdoor heated pool before exploring the local area, as the hotel is conveniently located close to all the local amenities and attractions.
4. The Cliff’s Hotel and Spa
Its elevated position above Shell Beach means that The Cliffs Hotel and Spa offers breathtaking views, says US News. The modern rooms include a range of amenities and luxurious touches such as Italian marble bathrooms. This hotel has direct beach access, a heated outdoor pool, an on-site spa, and a lounge with a fireplace and library. There is an on-site restaurant that serves fresh seafood and other locally sourced produce.
3. SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel
One of the largest properties in Pismo Beach, SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel covers five acres. Every room has a private balcony and a good range of modern amenities. The dog-friendly rooms also offer free Wi-Fi. IN terms of dining, this hotel offers a market that sells to-go picnic hampers and an excellent restaurant that serves food at breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The continental breakfasts are complimentary for all guests. The hotel is close to the golf course and a range of other local attractions.
2.Inn at the Pier
A four-star hotel, Inn at the Pier is one of the newest accommodation offerings in this area as it only opened in 2017. It is a luxurious oceanfront hotel that boasts 104 rooms that have modern amenities and excellent views. Some of the facilities at the Inn at the Pier are a concierge service, a rooftop bar and lounge, a rooftop swimming pool, and a fitness center. The hotel’s restaurant is Blonde Restaurant and Bar, which serves upscale beach fare from breakfast through to dinner. There are also small plates available at the rooftop bar, which is the only rooftop bar in Pismo Beach.
1. Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa
According to The Telegraph, the best hotel in Pismo Beach is Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa. This waterfront hotel is located just a few miles from downtown Pismo. It is a stylish hotel with surprisingly spacious guest rooms that have all the amenities you need and stunning ocean views. The facilities in the hotel include a swimming pool, free bicycle hire, a spa, a sauna, and a restaurant.
Written by Dana Hanson
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