Pismo Beach Area Information
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For information about PIsmo Beach, please visit the Visitors Bureau website.
Dramatic ocean front bluffs and long open beaches frame this relaxing Central Coast getaway. Our hotel's incredible location in Pismo Beach, California, gives you an amazing opportunity to experience some of the world's most beautiful beach front property—central to Southern San Luis Obispo County. This small and friendly seaside community enjoys a mild climate with temperatures that range from 60 to 80 degrees year-round.
Cottage Inn by the Sea is a tranquil oceanfront property located in the heart of Pismo Beach, minutes from California Polytechnic University at San Luis Obispo, Pismo Pier and the neighboring Paso Robles and Santa Barbara Wine countries.
- San Luis Obispo County's Vines & Wines and Sand & Surf.
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- San Luis Obispo County features many art galleries, museums and cultural events.
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Children's Educational Experiences
- Monarch Butterfly Grove – Docents available for tours and education
- Piedras Blancas Elephant Seal Rookery – Docents available for education and information on migration, mating and birthing.
- Morro Bay Natural History Museum offers children interactive displays and educations opportunities regarding the region as well as the San Luis Obispo Children's Museum
The Oceano Dunes
Are you an off-road vehicle recreationist looking for a hotel near the Oceano Dunes? We are just minutes away from this impressive playground for off-highway enthusiasts. Other recreational activities including swimming, surfing, surf fishing, camping and hiking.
There are countless attractions and activities in the area that our Pismo Beach, CA hotel's staff would love to tell you about. From unbelievably beautiful beaches and parks to incredible shopping and dining spots, there is no shortage of sand, sun and fun in Pismo Beach.
We can't wait for you to experience the best that the Central Coast has to offer. Whether you have business in the area or are planning the perfect vacation, choose the property that's setting a new standard for hotels in Pismo Beach, California, choose the Cottage Inn.