Where to stay around Pismo Beach?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 539 holiday lettings near Pismo Beach. From 224 Houses to 31 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Pismo Beach is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Pismo Beach?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Pismo Beach:

  • Motel District: 163 holiday homes
  • Sunset Palisades: 18 holiday homes
  • Pismo Heights: 163 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 162 holiday homes
  • South Palisades: 20 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Pismo Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Pismo Beach. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Price Anniversary House: 621 holiday lettings
  • Pismo Beach Prime Outlets: 581 holiday lettings
  • Pismo Lake Ecological Reserve: 580 holiday lettings
  • Avila Hot Springs: 757 holiday lettings
  • Margo Dodd Park: 667 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Pismo Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Pismo Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 224 Houses in Pismo Beach. Our other popular types of Pismo Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 31 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 7 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Farmhouses and more.

Can I rent beach rentals in Pismo Beach?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 146 beach rentals in Pismo Beach. You have also many other possibilities in Pismo Beach area, including:

  • Downtown rentals: 142 holiday rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 101 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 55 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Pismo Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 44 holiday homes with pool available in Pismo Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a vacation rental in Pismo Beach, USA your home away from home

    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.

    Things to do in Pismo Beach, USA

    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.

    Places to visit on holiday in Pismo Beach, USA

    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.

    Weather in Pismo Beach, USA

    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.

    Cheap flights to Pismo Beach, USA

    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.

    Activities and attractions in Pismo Beach

    Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Travellers enjoy fun activities like surfing and bird watching. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Pismo Beach a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Monarch Butterfly Grove (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
    • Pismo Beach Golf Course (1.3 mi / 2 km)
    • Pacific Dunes Ranch Riding Stables (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
    • Kynsi Winery (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
    • Edna Valley Vineyard (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
    • Central Coast Aquarium (6 mi / 9.6 km)

    Seasonal weather in Pismo Beach

    Travellers enjoy Pismo Beach for its surfing. If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, August, September, October and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 20°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Pismo Beach

    Pismo Beach is famous for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Pismo Beach. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Morro Bay State Park (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
    • North Beach Campground (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
    • Pismo Lake Ecological Reserve (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Grover Heights Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
    • Margo Dodd Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
    • Ramona Garden Park (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)