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Hilton Santa Cruz - Scotts Valley
3.5 out of 5
6001 La Madrona Drive, Santa Cruz, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £103 per night
140.22 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (957 reviews)

"I had a beautiful stay in Scott's Valley Hilton! The room was immaculate and so close to the redwoods and the beach. My wife and i couldn't have been happier, especially with the the state of the country with the virus and such. We highly recommend this spot and hope to be back when things open up ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Jul 2020

Hilton Santa Cruz - Scotts Valley
Hyatt Place Santa Cruz
3 out of 5
407 Broadway, Santa Cruz, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £125 per night
136.72 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (877 reviews)

"I really iked the room which had a couch and a ottoman. The hotel had a true beachy vibe throughout. Very clean. There parking guys were very friendly and quick to greet the car. I did not like that there was no coffee available in the lobby after 9:30 am There should have been better options for ..."…"

Reviewed on 31 Jul 2020

Hyatt Place Santa Cruz
Embassy Suites by Hilton Mandalay Beach Hotel & Resort
3.5 out of 5
2101 Mandalay Beach Rd, Oxnard, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £147 per night
111.59 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (923 reviews)

"Love the property, usually never and issue, however during a pandemic, longer waits and no phone answering are to be expected because of the reduction of staff, very clean and can tell staff really takes the time to clean well. So that made my stay alot better"…"

Reviewed on 14 Jul 2020

Embassy Suites by Hilton Mandalay Beach Hotel & Resort

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Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort
4 out of 5
633 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £236 per night
83.62 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (962 reviews)

"the location is perfect. It was very clean and felt safe"…"

Reviewed on 27 Jul 2020

Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort
Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa
4.5 out of 5
1 Old Golf Course Rd, Monterey, CA
Free cancellation
The price is £157 per night
111.96 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (2,011 reviews)

"Very good service. Very clean. Everyone was wearing a mask felt very safe with this pandemic!!!!!!!@"…"

Reviewed on 1 Aug 2020

Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa
InterContinental the Clement Monterey
4.5 out of 5
750 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA
The price is £155 per night
114.05 mi from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (983 reviews)

"Friendly staff and really clean hotel. Close and walking distance to shops and reaturants."…"

Reviewed on 25 Jul 2020

InterContinental the Clement Monterey
Allegretto Vineyard Resort Paso Robles
4.5 out of 5
2700 Buena Vista Dr, Paso Robles, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £178 per night
18.41 mi from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (953 reviews)

"Great customer service, ambiance and amenities and location"…"

Reviewed on 30 Jul 2020

Allegretto Vineyard Resort Paso Robles
Embassy Suites by Hilton San Luis Obispo
3.5 out of 5
333 Madonna Road, San Luis Obispo, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £117 per night
16.79 mi from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (942 reviews)

"Very clean. Pretty interior courtyard. Very light and bright. Safe and quiet location near shops and restaurants. The only con was we could hear everything happening in the courtyard (chairs scraping, people taking, carts rolling, etc.) but we would stay here again."…"

Reviewed on 31 Jul 2020

Embassy Suites by Hilton San Luis Obispo
Carmel Mission Inn
3.5 out of 5
3665 Rio Rd, Carmel, CA
The price is £163 per night
110.64 mi from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (952 reviews)

"Great location clean rooms . Has a mid century feel. Pool was open but not the jacuzzi due to Covid. Nice outdoor shopping mall right behind hotel with restaurants that have outside seating or will deliver to your room. Unfortunately no cleaning the rooms unless requested due to COVID. I would stay ..."…"

Reviewed on 31 Jul 2020

Carmel Mission Inn
Monterey Tides
3.5 out of 5
2600 Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £178 per night
112.12 mi from city centre
3.7/5Good! (1,587 reviews)

"The location is unbeatable. It's close to a lot of attractions and restaurants in the area. Our stay was during COVID so, a loss of certain amenities was understandable. Though the rooms are a bit small and spartan, it was clean. No pool, gym or bar/grill, No bonfires on beach either and cleaning ..."…"

Reviewed on 30 Jul 2020

Monterey Tides
The Pierpont Inn
3 out of 5
550 San Jon Rd, Ventura, CA
Free cancellation
The price is £128 per night
104.75 mi from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (959 reviews)

"We booked the Rose Cottage! It was adorable and cozy. The rest of the property is less to be desired. Also, we arrived at 4 PM, check-in was at 3, and our room wasn’t ready until 5 PM. Quite annoying after being on a long drive."…"

Reviewed on 1 Aug 2020

The Pierpont Inn
Spyglass Inn
3 out of 5
2705 Spyglass Dr, Pismo Beach, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £155 per night
22.55 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (915 reviews)

"Nice place to stay, very relaxing the ceiling fan was a bit noisy"…"

Reviewed on 27 Jul 2020

Spyglass Inn
Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
4.5 out of 5
400 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £201 per night
113.76 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,556 reviews)

"Very Clean.. right on the water ~ overall great experience"…"

Reviewed on 1 Aug 2020

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
Hotel Abrego
3.5 out of 5
755 Abrego Street, Monterey, CA
The price is £106 per night
112.64 mi from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (967 reviews)

"Very clean beautiful and relaxing rooms. That is where I will b staying next time I go to monterey. Very pleased"…"

Reviewed on 1 Aug 2020

Hotel Abrego
Cottage Inn By The Sea
3 out of 5
2351 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £170 per night
22.31 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (1,155 reviews)

"I enjoyed my stay and I would come again for a weekend getaway."…"

Reviewed on 1 Aug 2020

Cottage Inn By The Sea
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Find the best Central Coast California areas and neighborhoods for the activities you enjoy most. Learn more about Central Coast California

Visiting Central Coast California

Travellers to Central Coast California give high marks for the beaches, must-see aquarium and array of wineries. Tourists who journey to this walkable city can discover its restaurants, cafes and shopping. Top sights in the city include Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, Estrella Warbirds Museum and Morro Bay State Park.

  • There are 2529 hotels and other accommodation options in Central Coast California
  • The closest major airport is in San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP-San Luis Obispo County Regional), 16.7 mi (26.8 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Santa Maria, CA (SMX-Santa Maria Public), 37 mi (59.6 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Central Coast California

Cultural venues in the city include Estrella Warbirds Museum, Santa Barbara Natural History Museum and Santa Barbara Museum of Art. Attractions like Santa Barbara Zoo, Dennis the Menace Park and Monterey Bay Aquarium are fun for kids of all ages. The city is notable for landmarks like Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, Morro Rock and Mission San Miguel.

In Bakersfield, you can choose from 2529 hotels and other accommodation options so you can easily organise your holiday getaway at an affordable rate. These are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • The Inn at Croad Vineyards - With a stay at this 3.5-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to a winery and free breakfast, along with free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its location and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • J Patrick House Bed and Breakfast Inn - Our customers like the breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms at this B&B. This 3.5-star bed & breakfast features free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking.
  • The Casitas of Arroyo Grande - This 4-star bed & breakfast features an outdoor pool, free WiFi and free parking. Expedia customers like its breakfast and pool.

Other favourite sights in Central Coast California include Morro Bay State Park, Pismo Beach Pier and San Simeon State Park.

Getting around Central Coast California

If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from San Luis Obispo Station, Paso Robles Station or Grover Beach Station. Central Coast California may not have many public transport options so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

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