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3 out of 5
2411 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA
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£152
per night
20 Oct-21 Oct
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,792 reviews)

"We had a one bedroom room with a queen bed in the bedroom and a queen in the living room. We overlooked the play area but still had views of the ocean. Great set up."…"

Reviewed on 18 Sep 2019

Pismo Lighthouse Suites
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2.5 out of 5
651 Five Cities Dr, Pismo Beach, CA
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£97
per night
22 Sep-23 Sep
4.3/5Excellent! (3,525 reviews)

"Lovely rooms, clean facilities, wonderful pool area, tasty reception in the evening, breakfast was filling. Would highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on 15 Sep 2019

Oxford Suites Pismo Beach
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3.5 out of 5
2241 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA
£137
per night
22 Sep-23 Sep
4.4/5Excellent! (2,182 reviews)

"Great location and beautiful views. Nice steps down to the beach."…"

Reviewed on 17 Sep 2019

SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel
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1160 Dolliver Street, Pismo Beach, California
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5/5Exceptional! (34 reviews)
Home Away From Home

"What a great place to spend time with family! Perfect location, spotless clean, and homey all at the same time. Owner goes above and beyond with everything! Snacks for the kids, lunch items, and a kind welcome note to name a few. Thank you so much for your generosity; it was greatly appreciated!"…"

Reviewed on 7 Jan 2019

One Block From The Beach, Easy Stroll To Downtown Pismo!
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3 out of 5
2351 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA
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£137
per night
23 Sep-24 Sep
4.3/5Excellent! (2,015 reviews)

"No air conditioning is a problem. I could not sleep well. I was provided a very nice fan. I stayed in room 112 the trash container at the top of the stairs was very dirty. The brick under and around it requires cleaning. You provided the best breakfast I have seen and the staff energy was ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Sep 2019

Cottage Inn By The Sea
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3 out of 5
2705 Spyglass Dr, Pismo Beach, CA
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£133
per night
29 Sep-30 Sep
4.1/5Very Good! (1,948 reviews)

"Quiet and relaxing location with a superb hotel and facilities to match"…"

Reviewed on 20 Sep 2019

Spyglass Inn
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2.5 out of 5
230 Five Cities Dr, Pismo Beach, CA
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£72
per night
21 Oct-22 Oct
3.3/5 (1,788 reviews)

"Booked for two nights and happy I chose this hotel. Free parking, breakfast & Wifi; breakfast waffles & eggs were better than restaurant across street! Also, this hotel is about 10 min drive to Pismo Beach which was great!"…"

Reviewed on 9 Sep 2019

Quality Inn Pismo Beach
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2 out of 5
860 4th Street, US 101 at 4th Street, Pismo Beach, CA
Free cancellation
£51
per night
1 Oct-2 Oct
3/5 (1,347 reviews)

"Good location, close to beach, food, shopping and highway. Price provided what you expect, cheapest available in the area for our travel dates. I personally dislike the flooring, dirty and doesn't clean well. No iron or ironing board, shower is small, the staff was nice, overall stay was comfortable ..."…"

Reviewed on 15 Sep 2019

Motel 6 Pismo Beach
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3 out of 5
2555 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA
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£124
per night
22 Sep-23 Sep
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,645 reviews)

"The ocean view from any part of the property is fabulous!"…"

Reviewed on 12 Sep 2019

Shore Cliff Hotel
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3 out of 5
100 Stimson Ave, Pismo Beach, CA
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£147
per night
29 Sep-30 Sep
4.2/5Excellent! (1,488 reviews)

"I loved that it was right on the beach. My room overlooked the beach and it was very peaceful just what I was looking for. It was also steps away from the pier and shopping very convenient. Staff was super helpful"…"

Reviewed on 16 Sep 2019

Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach
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2 out of 5
280 Wadsworth Ave, Pismo Beach, CA
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£88
per night
22 Sep-23 Sep
4/5Very Good! (1,346 reviews)

"Check-in was painless, beach access can't be beat, old building where sound travels easily but priced accordingly, easy walk to amazing food."…"

Reviewed on 17 Sep 2019

Edgewater Inn And Suites
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322 San Luis Avenue, Pismo Beach, CA
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4.8/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)
Amazing home!

"We had such an amazing stay at the home and Amanda was such a great host! Would absolutely stay again!"…"

Reviewed on 4 Jan 2019

A Block From The Beach, Easy Stroll To Downtown Pismo!
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2.5 out of 5
2651 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA
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£145
per night
22 Sep-23 Sep
4.5/5Wonderful! (926 reviews)

"Hotel is adjacent to a very nice walkway along the ocean."…"

Reviewed on 18 Sep 2019

Inn at the Cove
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3 out of 5
601 James Way, Pismo Beach, CA
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£121
per night
24 Sep-25 Sep
4.4/5Excellent! (1,655 reviews)

"Very clean & quite, staff was all very nice. I would stay there again."…"

Reviewed on 18 Sep 2019

Hilton Garden Inn San Luis Obispo-Pismo Beach
Image for Motel 6 Pismo Beach - Pacific Ocean
2 out of 5
250 Main St, Pismo Beach, CA
£69
per night
14 Oct-15 Oct
3.1/5 (957 reviews)

"I loved the location and the view ... Staff was excellent and very helpful.."…"

Reviewed on 17 Sep 2019

Motel 6 Pismo Beach - Pacific Ocean
Image for Home - Downtown - 50 Steps From Sand, Pier And Boardwalk - Partial View
4.9/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)
Loved our stay

"This is a very clean and well maintained home. Even though it was close to a hotel it was very quiet. The queen mattress in the master bedroom was too soft for me but my husband thought it was fine. The location near the beach was great especially for our 5 year old granddaughter. It was nice being ..."…"

Reviewed on 5 Dec 2018

Home - Downtown - 50 Steps From Sand, Pier And Boardwalk - Partial View
Image for Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa
4 out of 5
2727 Shell Beach Rd, Pismo Beach, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£327
per night
3 Oct-4 Oct
4.7/5Exceptional! (226 reviews)

"A lot of activities for the kids to do and explore nearby."…"

Reviewed on 3 Sep 2019

Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa
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3.5 out of 5
2757 Shell Beach Road, Pismo Beach, CA
£166
per night
22 Sep-23 Sep
4.2/5Excellent! (889 reviews)

"Clean and close to the beach. Friendly staff. Loved the pool but could be warmer as it is really foggy in the area"…"

Reviewed on 27 Aug 2019

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Where should we stay in Pismo Beach?

The relaxing destination of Pismo Beach is a good choice if you've been considering a getaway with your children. The beaches, excursions and surfing spots are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family holidays. Take to the air and fly into San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP-San Luis Obispo County Regional), which is the closest airport, or Santa Maria, CA (SMX-Santa Maria Public), which is located 19.8 mi (31.9 km) from the city centre. When you're thinking about where you should stay in Pismo Beach, you might want to consider one of the 24 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation here.

Holidaying families have good things to say about these places to stay:

SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel: Offers an outdoor pool, free parking and free breakfast. Guests like the overall comfort and clean rooms at this 3.5-star hotel.

Shore Cliff Hotel – Offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort and central location at this 3-star hotel.

When should we visit Pismo Beach?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use these tips to plan when to pack up the children and head to Pismo Beach.

  • Hottest months: August, September, October and November, with an average temperature of 20°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February and November, with an average temperature of 7°F
  • Driest months: May, October, April and November, with an average rainfall of 23.75 inches
  • Rainiest months: February, March, January and December, with an average rainfall of 80 inches

What should we see and do in Pismo Beach?

While you and your family are staying in Pismo Beach, you may want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Pismo Beach Pier, Pismo Beach Prime Outlets and Monarch Butterfly Grove. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa and Morro Bay State Park.

Pismo Beach is also known for its:
  • Beaches
  • Surfing
  • Shopping
  • Restaurants
  • Cafes
  • Excursions

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