Pismo Beach is an oceanfront town on California’s Central Coast, practically equidistant to the cities of San Francisco and Los Angeles. Staying at vacation rentals in Pismo Beach you’ll be able to make the most of an excellent variety of outdoor recreation both at the coast and a little way inland.
On holiday at self-catering accommodation in Pismo Beach you’ll be in a typical Californian coastal town, with a host of fantastic white sandy beaches to discover nearby. A short way south of Pismo Beach are the famous Oceano Dunes, which is considered the most important and largest dune system to be found in California. One of the most popular ways to experience this unique landscape is to take a 4x4 tour.
In the immediate area you’ll be able to enjoy all the classic beachfront activities, with good conditions on offer for surfers. The ocean breezes create an ideal environment for kiting and kite-boarding. Sea kayaking trips are also on offer, with guided tours taking in the picturesque and varied coastline. On land, there’s a great range of things to do available within minutes of Pismo Beach vacation accommodation. If you enjoy golf then there are five courses close by, including Cypress Ridge, Pismo State Beach, Black Lake, Avila Beach and Monarch Dunes. Black Lake is particularly inviting, offering 27 holes, set in almost 500 acres and nestled in Dark Oak forest.
Fishing is also on offer within minutes of Pismo Beach vacation rentals. You can fish from the 1200-foot-long pier without a licence, with ling cod and red snapper often caught here. Alternatively you could take a beachfront horseback ride, via one of the local stables.
Pismo Beach self-catering vacation accommodation is set in an area also known for its wine production. The Edna Valley region offers numerous vineyards and wineries, with tours and tasting sessions available, providing a privileged insight into the winemaking process.
Pismo Beach self-catering vacation rentals are set in a part of California that enjoys a Mediterranean climate. Summers here tend to be long, warm and dry. Daytime high temperatures get above 20 degrees from as early as March and these conditions last until as late as early-November. Winters here are very short and mild.
If you’re heading for Pismo Beach vacation rentals from the UK then you’ll be able to fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) with Air New Zealand, Virgin Atlantic, United Airlines, American Airlines or British Airways. From there it’s a three-hour drive up to San Luis Obispo County.