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Discover well-known properties in Pismo Beach that are favored by visitors more than others. There are 317 hotels in Pismo Beach and price data was last updated on July 15, 2024. The average price for a hotel in Pismo Beach is $237/night.
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601 Cypress Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
Daily Mandatory Charge includes: CA Tourism Assessment, Pismo Beach Lodging Business Improvement District (LBID) assessment and San Luis Obispo Tourism Marketing District (TMD) assessment. Just a few minutes’ walk from Pismo Beach Pier, our hotel features ocean-view rooms and rooftop dining and event space with excellent views. We’re two miles from Oceano Dunes and seven miles from Edna Valley Vineyard. Walk or bike to Pismo Beach Boardwalk and Beach, nearby restaurants, and shops.
8.1
Excellent
1121 reviews
Location
0.2 mi from city centre
2351 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
Comfortable hotel near the beach This smoke-free hotel features an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and concierge services. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and a garden. Housekeeping is available on request. Cottage Inn By The Sea offers 80 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature safes and coffee/tea makers. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Pismo Beach hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided on request. An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
Free Wi-Fi
8.3
Excellent
2775 reviews
Location
0.7 mi from city centre
2241 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
Located along 5 acres of Pismo Beach sands, this oceanfront hotel features a pool and 3 hot tubs with views over the water. Free Wi-Fi and a continental breakfast are also available. A flat-screen TV and an iPod docking station are found in each bright, elegant room of The Seacrest Oceanfront Hotel. A microwave, fridge and coffee maker are also included. Guests of The Seacrest can relax on the rooftop terrace, 4 stories above the ocean. Beautiful patios with fire pits are also provided. Local wine and beer can be delivered to guests’ rooms throughout the day. Barbecue grills are also open for guest use. Pismo Beach Golf Course is 4 minutes' drive from the hotel. Edna Valley Vineyard is less than 7.5 miles away.
Free Wi-Fi
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8.7
Excellent
1785 reviews
Location
0.6 mi from city centre
2411 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
Delightful beach hotel with a spa tub Guests at this beach hotel will appreciate convenient onsite amenities such as a playground and a picnic area. Pismo Lighthouse Suites offers 70 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature safes and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to patios. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Pismo Beach hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access, with a speed of 50+ Mbps. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily. An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
Free Wi-Fi
9.1
Excellent
888 reviews
Location
0.7 mi from city centre
860 4th Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
Located in the Clam Capital of the Central Coast. Motel 6 Pismo Beach CA is 2 miles from Pismo Beach Pier. Avila Valley Hot Springs is 7 miles. Enjoy our outdoor pool. Free Wi-Fi is available in all of our modern rooms.
Free Wi-Fi
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5.7
Okay
1514 reviews
Location
1.2 mi from city centre
2121 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
A classic among Pismo Beach hotels and motels, the Tides Inn offers affordable guest rooms and beach cottages along California's golden coastline. You'll find little fluff and lots of fun at our hotel in Pismo - our rooms are basic, our hospitality is genuine, and our prices are affordable. Select from 23 guest rooms, 3 beach cottages, and our spacious Beach House with game room and fire pits.
Free Wi-Fi
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6.8
Good
407 reviews
Location
0.5 mi from city centre
2555 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
Hotel with free breakfast, walk to Pismo State Beach Along with an outdoor pool, this smoke-free hotel has a fitness center and self parking. Free self-serve breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, dry cleaning, a 24-hour front desk, and a library are onsite. Change of towels is available on request. Shore Cliff Hotel offers 100 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, and complimentary toiletries. This Pismo Beach hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access, with a speed of 50+ Mbps. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Change of towels and change of bedsheets can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily. Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.
Free Wi-Fi
8.6
Excellent
683 reviews
Location
0.8 mi from city centre
2757 Shell Beach Road, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
The Cliffs Hotel and Spa is located on a cliff overlooking Shell Beach. The hotel offers a full-service spa, an oceanfront outdoor swimming pool and a balcony in every guest room. The Cliffs Hotel and Spa features a 42-inch flat-screen TV, a coffee machine, and a work desk. Guests at the Cliffs can use the hot tub or the sauna. A 24-hour gym with modern cardiovascular and weight training equipment is also available. Marisol restaurant at The Cliffs offers Latin cuisine, indoor and outdoor seating, and live entertainment. Room service is also available. Upon request, a free shuttle service is provided to the San Luis Regional Airport and Amtrak Station. Pismo Dunes Natural Preserve and Pismo State Beach are within a 20-minute drive of the hotel.
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8.5
Excellent
585 reviews
Location
3.2 mi from city centre
100 Ocean View Avenue, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
Beach spa retreat walking distance from Pismo Beach Pier At SeaVenture Beach Hotel, spend the day relaxing on the nearby beach or pampering yourself at the hotel's full-service spa. SeaVenture Beach Hotel offers 50 accommodations with minibars and safes. Beds feature down comforters. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
Free Wi-Fi
8.9
Excellent
757 reviews
Location
0.4 mi from city centre
147 Stimson Avenue, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
Located along Pismo Beach's famous stretch of surf, sand and sun, Vespera Resort on Pismo Beach, Autograph Collection, celebrates the best of California's beach culture with stylish hotel rooms and a casual coastal aesthetic. With a perfect beachfront location offering direct boardwalk access and within walking distance of downtown Pismo Beach, we are the ideal hotel home base for active travelers. Embodying an upscale beach house-inspired design, our hotel offers a fun, energetic and stylish escape for guests to relax, unwind and enjoy the best of Pismo Beach, California. The perfect hub for adventure and excitement, we offer a unique blend of East Coast charm with West Coast sensibilities. Whether you are merely traveling through or staying with us, our beachfront hotel on Pismo Beach invites you to experience a taste of beach living on Pismo Beach.
Free Wi-Fi
8.6
Excellent
269 reviews
Location
0.3 mi from city centre

Tips for booking hotels in Pismo Beach

Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in Pismo Beach. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on July 15, 2024.
Cheapest month:January
Most expensive month:August
Average price in Pismo Beach:$237/night
Cheapest price found:$64/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Friday
$140 - $301
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$211 - $335
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Top-rated Pismo Beach hotels

Browse through properties in Pismo Beach that have received the highest ratings from guests. There are currently 317 properties in Pismo Beach and data was last updated on July 15, 2024.
Our users rated these Pismo Beach hotels among the best places to stay. Be sure to read user reviews to learn why these hotels are among the highest rated.
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2727 Shell Beach Road, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
3.1 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$632
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651 Five Cities Drive, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
1.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$171
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601 James Way, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
1.2 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
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$212
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490 Dolliver Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
0.2 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$126
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198 Main Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
0.2 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
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$283
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170 Main Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
0.2 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
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$249
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250 Main Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
0.2 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$120
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230 Dolliver Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
0.4 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
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$70
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Cheapest hotels in Pismo Beach, California

Discover affordable stays in Pismo Beach that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Pismo Beach can be found for as low as $102 per night. There is currently one property in Pismo Beach that can be booked for this price. Sea Garden Motel is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Pismo Beach. Price data was last updated on July 15, 2024
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340 Stimson Avenue, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
0.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$102
Avg. per night
541 Cypress Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
0.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$239
Avg. per night

Hotel prices in Pismo Beach

Get a sense of the average price and most popular properties to stay in Pismo Beach to help you budget for your trip accordingly. Hotels that are booked the most in each class receive the “Most popular” badge. Hotels with the “Best value” badge are the most popular hotels in Pismo Beach at attractive prices. Price data was last updated on July 15, 2024.
An overview of the average price of hotels by hotel class in the Pismo Beach. We've highlighted the most popular properties according to our users as well as the best value within each hotel class.
2 stars and under
860 4th Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
230 Dolliver Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
3 stars
2351 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
2411 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States
2241 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA, United States

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Where to stay in Pismo Beach

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About Pismo Beach

Surrounded by wineries and beautiful stretches of sand, Pismo Beach overlooks the Pacific Ocean on California’s sun-drenched Central Coast. It features attractive public gardens and plenty of walking trails, and hosts around 100,000 monarch butterflies during the winter migration season.

Things to do in Pismo Beach

A highlight of Pismo Beach is visiting the Monarch Butterfly Grove where thousands of butterflies migrate between October and February each year. Wander through the eucalyptus grove to witness this spectacular wildlife display and browse the interpretive panels to discover more about the butterflies’ unique behaviours.

If you’re travelling with kids, visit the Dinosaur Caves Park, which sits perched atop a rugged bluff just outside Pismo Beach. You’ll find sweeping ocean views and picturesque walking trails, as well as a children’s playground with huge dinosaur eggs.

History enthusiasts can visit the 1930s English Tudor mansion of Chapman Estate, which features an iconic stone lighthouse. Admire the historic windmill that was once used to pump water into the swimming pool, as well as the fish-filled Koi Pond and Chinese-inspired “Pavilion of 1000 Moons”.

Follow one of the nature trails through the wetlands of Chumash Park to find beautiful wildflowers igniting the landscape during the spring months. The park also features two playgrounds and a basketball court, as well as tables and barbecues where you can enjoy a picnic lunch.

Getting around Pismo Beach

San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport is located 20 minutes’ drive north of Pismo Beach, which is under four hours’ drive from Los Angeles. A free trolley runs between Pismo Beach and Port San Luis on weekends and during holiday periods, with regular buses also servicing the area.

Facts about staying in Pismo Beach

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Pismo Beach to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on July 15, 2024.
  • What are the best hotels on Price Street in Pismo Beach?

    The most famous street in Pismo Beach is Price Street. Price Street cuts across the city center and connects to several major parts of the city. It would be great to stay on this street as it will put you close to some of the famous attractions in the area that you may wish to explore. Staying on Price Street also gives you easy access to public transportation and several restaurants. Examples of cheap Pismo Beach hotels found on this street include Cottage Inn By The Sea, Pismo Lighthouse Suites, and Shore Cliff Inn. Staying on this street also gives you easy access to public transportation and famous attractions, such as Pismo Beach Pier and Monarch Butterfly Grove.

  • Are there kid-friendly hotels in Pismo beach?

    Several hotels in Pismo Beach offer kid-friendly amenities, such as an outdoor pool, outdoor sports activities, and pet-friendly accommodations. A cheap hotel in Pismo Beach with such amenities is Vespera Resort on Pismo Beach, Autograph Collection. This kid-friendly hotel provides an outdoor pool area, great for kids and adults alike. There is also a picnic area where the whole family can gather for a picnic and some quality family time. If your kids enjoy outdoor activities, they will love going cycling, hiking, and horse-riding, all provided by the hotel. Your pets are also welcome to stay, but always remember to inform the hotel so they can assign you a room with pet accommodations. The Shore Cliff Inn is another good kid-friendly hotel with many family-friendly amenities, such as board games/puzzles, beautiful grounds, a picnic area, family rooms, and a 24-hour front desk.

  • How do I find a peaceful and quiet hotel in Pismo Beach?

    If you are looking for a nice place to lay low and unwind in Pismo Beach, consider booking hotels in the suburbs and not the city center. The Palomar Inn in Shell Beach, just north of Pismo Beach, is isolated and will give you the peaceful atmosphere you desire. This fine hotel is only a short drive from attractions, such as Avila Hot Springs and Pismo Beach Pier, should you wish to tap into your adventurous side. Another good hotel you should consider for a peaceful stay is the Inn at the Pier, located close to the beach. This affordable hotel sits in a quiet neighborhood in Pismo Beach and offers amenities, such as a beachfront, fitness center, and room service. The hotel also rents out bicycles to guests if you wish to take a ride around the hotel’s area. Being by the beach, you will enjoy cool breezes every evening as you watch beautiful Pismo Beach sunsets.

  • What neighborhoods in Pismo Beach have the best restaurants?

    If you are looking to stay close to the restaurant scene in Pismo Beach, consider checking out the eastern part of Pismo Beach. The restaurant scene in this area is booming, with restaurants offering various cuisines such as Thai, Italian, Mexican, and New American. Some of the local restaurants in this area are Mason’s Bar and Grill, Gina’s Italian Cuisine, Thai Kitchen, F. McLintocks Saloon, and Old Village Grill. Book a stay at Arroyo Village Inn to be close to the restaurants in that area. Along Price Street, the restaurant scene is buzzing as well, and you should check out the options in this neighborhood.  Some of the restaurants in the area include The Moose Deli & Bew, Giuseppe’s Cucina, Giuseppe’s Express, Cracked Crab, and Mattie’s Bar & Grill. If you also love coffee and are looking for a great coffee house, considering trying some at Honeymoon’s Café or Central Roast.

  • What are the best hotels in Pismo Beach?

    Pismo Beach is home to many highly-rated hotels, one of which is SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel, which has a current rating of 8.7. For other potential stays, consider Cottage Inn by the Sea and Spyglass Inn, which can also be great places to stay in Pismo Beach.

  • What is a good hotel near Pismo Beach Pier?

    SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel is a good hotel close to Pismo Beach Pier - it has scored 8.7 over 1,785 reviews from HotelsCombined users.

  • What is a good hotel in Pismo Beach near Pismo Beach Prime Outlets?

    Inn at the Pier Pismo Beach, Curio Collection by Hilton is the hotel close to Pismo Beach Prime Outlets that is most recommended by HotelsCombined users, with 1,120 reviews rating it at 8.1/10.

  • Is there a good hotel near North Beach Campground?

    If you’re planning to stay near North Beach Campground, you should consider Inn at the Pier Pismo Beach, Curio Collection by Hilton, which has a score of 8.1 from 1,120 reviews.

  • How much do hotels in Pismo Beach cost?

    Pismo Beach hotels have an average price of $440/night (based on searches on HotelsCombined in the last 3 days).

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Pismo Beach?

    Over the last 3 days, Pismo Beach hotels have been found for as cheap as $62/night in searches by HotelsCombined users.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a hotel in Pismo Beach?

    The cheapest month to book a hotel in Pismo Beach is January ($140). Conversely, the most expensive month to stay in Pismo Beach is May ($295).

  • What is the cheapest day to book a hotel in Pismo Beach?

    The cheapest day to stay in Pismo Beach is Saturday ($211). On the other hand, travelers can expect to pay the most on Thursday, when the average nightly price is $335.

  • Are there any hotels in Pismo Beach close to San Luis Obispo County?

    The closest hotel to San Luis Obispo County is The Cliffs Hotel and Spa, which is located 3.2 mi away from the city center.

  • What are some other cities to stay in when visiting California?

    In addition to Pismo Beach, travelers opt to visit Los Angeles when visiting California. San Francisco is also a popular choice to visit.

  • How many hotels are there in Pismo Beach?

    In total, there are 317 hotels to choose from in Pismo Beach, compared to 93,179 properties in California.

  • What are the most popular landmarks to visit in Pismo Beach?

    If your travel plans to Pismo Beach are flexible, we recommend visiting at least one of the following most popular landmarks: Pismo Beach Pier, Pismo Beach Prime Outlets, or North Beach Campground. Pismo Beach is the city you should stay in if you want to visit Pismo Beach Pier. Staying in Pismo Beach is preferred if you want to visit Pismo Beach Prime Outlets. To visit North Beach Campground, it’s most convenient if you stay in Pismo Beach.

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