Top Central California Coast Lodging
Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa
Pismo Beach, California
A central location, beautiful coastline, and incredible service combine for an unforgettable vacation at Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa.
Located on the shores of Pismo beach, Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa the perfect place for all types of vacations. Head to the beach where you can soak up the sun and explore the beautiful waters as you surf or kayak. Onsite you can play a game of badminton or bocce ball, or rent a DVD or board game. Stop by the resort's spa and sink into bliss with a massage or full-body treatment. Lido Restaurant serves up a menu of delectable dishes that you can enjoy while basking in stunning ocean views.close
Aqua Breeze Inn
Santa Cruz, California
Aqua Breeze Inn has it all: fantastic amenities, an affordable price, and a spectacular Santa Cruz location!
Santa Cruz is the perfect place to spend a romantic weekend or a family getaway, and Aqua Breeze is the ideal place to stay! Relaxing in an extremely well-appointed room, cannonball into the pool, or explore scenic downtown Santa Cruz. Award-winning restaurants, aquariums, museums, and shopping are everywhere you look, and you'll enjoy them all under typically-sublime weather. The Inn is also only minutes away from the ocean and "The Beach Boardwalk" amusement park, ideal for families with kids!close
Cal Vacation Homes
San Diego, California
Cal Vacation Homes helps you find the perfect beach home for your romantic getaway or family vacation.
Wake up to stunning ocean views and enjoy morning walks along the shoreline. Indulge in excellent amenities and make Cal Vacation Homes your home-away-from-home. Everything you're looking for in a relaxing getaway awaits. You're minutes away from Ocean Beach, Mission Beach, and Pacific Beach. Enjoy year-round entertainment and go sunbathing, swimming, surfing, fishing, and more!close
URelax Vacation Rentals
Morro Bay, California
Once you experience the beauty and charm of a URelax Vacation Rentals, you’ll never want to leave!
From Morro Bay to Encinitas, URelax features properties all along the California coast, and all are perfect places to, well, relax! Lay back on the beach with a good book, or slide into your personal jacuzzi for paramount relaxation. Or, for the more active, go kayaking, biking, fishing, and beachcombing in a fun-in-the-sun-filled day. We could wax poetically about URelax for hours, but to sum it up: you’ll have a great time.close
Carmel , California
Carmel-by-the-Sea fantasies come true at Carmel Lodge. A tranquil step away from the heart of Central Coast California's most beautiful coastal town, Carmel Lodge is a coastal monument not to be missed. Besides being an easy half-mile walk from Carmel Beach, Carmel Lodge also enjoys easy access to the bluff-top, world-famous Pebble Beach golf course. European-style accommodations, beach village setting, and Monterey Peninsula locale make Carmel Lodge the Central Coast ideal.close
Alisal Guest Ranch and Resort
Embark on a unique California adventure, at California's premier guest ranch & resort: Alisal Guest Ranch and Resort. Frozen in the majestic beauty of the Old West, Alisal, a 10,000-acre working cattle ranch, has been welcoming guests into its fold since 1946. Bygone-era adventures are bound to begin on this ranch, where the best of nature blends with excellent opportunity for golf getaways, romantic retreats, family ranch vacations, or spa escapes.close
Best Western Seacliff Inn
Aptos , California
Regardless of your reason for visiting beautiful central California, Best Western Seacliff Inn has the perfect accommodations for you.
Located on six acres of expertly manicured grounds, Best Western Seacliff Inn provides a relaxing ambiance for all who visit. They feature 148 guest rooms plus 10 luxurious suites. Visitors will feel right at home with amenities like cable tv, wi-fi, refrigerator, microwave and air conditioning. There are garden paths and on site trails for anyone who feels like taking in the local scenery. Stop in for a delicious meal at Severino's Grill and relax near their beautiful Koi pond and waterfall.close
SummerWood Winery & Inn
Paso Robles, California
An intoxicating California Coast experience awaits SummerWood Winery & Inn. Set amidst the majestic oaks and rolling vineyards of Paso Robles, the Winery features small lots of ultra-premium wines available exclusively on the estate. The guestrooms combine contemporary and vintage, featuring lush gardens and modern amenities like private balconies, LED lighting, romantic fireplaces, and more. When you're not sampling spirits, explore the mighty Pacific shoreline and unwind in Wine Country!close
Santa Ynez Inn
Santa Ynez, California
Uncover a Central Coast treasure at Santa Ynez Inn. A more romantic destination cannot be found in California wine country, with Santa Ynez Inn dining, spa treatments, winery tours, and vintage European suites with whirlpool tub and steam shower amenities. This luxury boutique hotel has earned its status as a AAA-four diamond-rated inn, where your unique hotel experience is delivered with Victorian grace, European elegance, and warm California hospitality.close
SeaCrest Oceanfront Hotel
Pismo Beach, California
Whatever season or reason you find yourself in Pismo Beach, California, you'll enjoy the beautiful SeaCrest Oceanfront Hotel. Set on a 5-acre oceanfront bluff above a unique Pismo Beach shoreline, this oceanfront hotel is just minutes away from award-winning golf courses, the best wine tasting venues, and the iconic Pismo Beach sand dunes. Adventure to downtown Pismo's Restaurant Row, Pier shops, or shoreline, and cozy up to ocean view accommodations at SeaCrest Hotel.close
Best Western Plus Pepper Tree
Santa Barbara, California
A Pacific paradise immersed in five acres of lush gardens, the Best Western Plus Pepper Tree is an ocean away from ordinary. Stroll through the resort's pathways, which are lined with swaying palm trees and vibrant tropical flowers. Enjoy amenities like two Spanish-tiled pools, two whirlpools, a massage room, and a restaurant. Choose from 150 spacious rooms that include balconies, free Wi-Fi, and scenic views. Make a splash at Santa Barbara beaches or swing away on world-class golf courses!close
Lone Oak Lodge
Lone Oak Lodge gives you the Monterey Peninsula Travel Planner Best Value advantage. The Central Coast lifestyle inspires every facet of Lone Oak Lodge, from its sea-inspired suites to its Monterey Bay Aquarium packages. See under the sea a the world-famous Monterey Bay Aquarium, or travel just minutes away to all the enchanting sights and sounds of the Monterey Peninsula. The affordable accommodations, luxury amenities, and adventure opportunities are all yours from Lone Oak Lodge!close
Pelican Inn and Suites
Pretty-as-a-postcard Cambria, California is your backyard at the oceanfront Pelican Inn & Suites. Explore Central Coast California's sun-slathered beaches, kayak the serene waters of Morro Bay, or visit the mysterious Hearst Castle. Adventure, ambiance, and romance are all just accents to the beach vacation paradise at Pelican Inn & Suites. Where there are wine, cheese, and dessert tastings every evening and the Moonstone Beach boardwalk leads to your private beach paradise.close
Pajaro Dunes on Monterey Bay at the Dunes
A mile of sun-soaked white sand beach meandering along the Monterey Bay Coastline, Pajaro Dunes on Monterey Bay at the Dunes is your oceanfront oasis! Luxury houses, townhomes, and condominiums dot the land, showcasing views of the breathtaking surf and lush Pajaro Valley. Reach inner peace with yoga on the beach, swing away on the property's tennis courts, or play ping pong in the game room. Explore the nearby Fisherman's Wharf for fresh seafood, deep sea fishing, or whale watching expeditions!close
Cambria Pines Lodge
Each eclectic interest of Central Coast California is indulged at Cambria Pines Lodge in Cambria, California.
From world-class gardens, to intimate organic dining, deluxe accommodations, the Sojourn Healing Arts Center spa and massage services, and Fireside Lounge entertainment, Cambria Pines Lodge accommodates your every ideal vacation requirement. Look up at the Victorian garden arbor, catch a performance by Grammy winners, or taste an organic restaurant confection. End your day sipping a vintage Merlot while you watch the sunset with your sweetheart- it's not heaven, it;s Cambria Pines!close
Blue Horizon Lodge
Big Bear Lake, California
Welcome to the coziest place in Big Bear Lake, California at the Blue Horizon Lodge. Offering the cleanest and most affordable cottages in Big Bear Lake, Blue Horizon Lodge can be found just 200 yards from lake shore, and within minutes to all the popular attractions of this American playground. Fish to your heart's content, hike the Central Coast terrain, bike or horseback ride mountain trails, and try out the wide variety of water sports, from this family vacation paradise in Big Bear Lake.close
The Eagle Inn
Santa Barbara, California
This cozy little boutique bed and breakfast is ideal for those seeking an unforgettable romantic getaway!
Part of the Eagle Inn's charm is its proximity to the water- the marina and beach are just three minutes walk away. When you aren't outside enjoying the beach in its fullest, you can do some hardcore relaxing back at the Inn. Each guest room is unique, spacious, and filled with quality furnishings and details. Some even feature large whirlpool tubs, fireplaces and balconies from which you can watch a glorious sunset. You'll fall asleep easily- just make sure you don't miss breakfast!close
Carmel River Inn
Visit the charming town of Carmel for relaxation, amusement, and spectacular Big Sur beauty at cozy Carmel River Inn.
This upscale village began as an artist's community and is now home to the Carmel River Inn, a charming 10-acre garden oasis of activities and leisure. Stroll along the mile-long Carmel Beach adorned with cypress trees and witness the impressive Pebble Beach Golf Links. Walk to Carmel Mission where you can shop and dine on Ocean Avenue. For even more adventure, head up to Monterey Beach where the dramatic cliffs along the coast serve as the perfect setting for kayaking, surfing, and fishing.close