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Pismo Beach hotels

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Low season

DecemberCheapest month to stay with an average 27% drop in price.

High season

MayMost expensive month to stay with an average 36% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

$177Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

$285Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

How much is a Pismo Beach hotel?

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When to book a hotel in Pismo Beach

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Top tips for finding perfect Pismo Beach hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Pismo Beach, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Pismo Beach in December and November.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Pismo Beach if you stay on a Sunday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Pismo Beach accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Pismo Beach found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $133, while the most expensive was $551.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Pismo Beach for 2 days.
  • If you’re looking for closest proximity to the beach, consider staying in the Motel District of Pismo Beach, where a variety of accommodations put you directly on the coast.
  • Nice options near the beach include the 4-star Inn at the Pier, and Dolphin Cove Motel, which provides oceanfront scenery steps from the seashore and within close proximity to many seafood restaurants.
  • Budget-conscious travelers could consider staying at the Motel 6 Pismo Beach - Pacific Ocean, which is a short walk from Pismo Beach Pier and offers a partial ocean view.
  • Pismo Beachwalker Inn & Suites is another good budget hotel, which is just a five-minute walk to the beach and within close proximity of several good dining options.
  • Consider staying at a hotel like Oxford Suites Pismo Beach in the Toucan Terrace neighborhood, for a quieter, more serene getaway, just a five-minute drive from downtown Pismo.
  • The Oxford Suites Pismo Beach offers nice accomodations near the Monarch Butterfly Grove, where visitors can observe thousands of monarch butterflies from late October through February.
  • If you’re traveling with a romantic partner and looking to indulge, Dolphin Bay Resort and Spa offers yoga classes, an outdoor pool with ocean views, and a full-service spa.
  • While in Pismo Beach, consider staying at a hotel like Inn at the Cove, in the Shell Beach district. This area is convenient to several dining options as well as Dinosaur Caves Park, a dinosaur-themed playground overlooking the ocean.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Pismo Beach

  • Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Pismo Beach. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • Pismo Beach Pier being one of the most popular landmarks in Pismo Beach, many travelers enjoy staying close by. Sandcastle Hotel On The Beach and Beachwalker Inn & Suites are recommended hotels on KAYAK within walking distance.

  • KAYAK users have found double rooms in Pismo Beach for as cheap as $67 in the last 3 days. The average price is $335.

  • Shore Cliff Hotel offers sophisticated, modern accommodations in downtown Pismo Beach, with access to oceanfront, clay tennis courts for those who want to keep up their stay. The upscale hotel also offers access to the largest oceanfront heated pool in Pismo Beach, a Jacuzzi, and a bocce ball court.

  • If you’re looking to enjoy a beach vacation steps from one of California’s most stunning sandy shorelines, consider staying at Seaventure Beach Hotel, an idyllic oceanfront hotel directly on the beach. The hotel offers excellent access to surfing, stand-up paddle boarding, and Pacific Ocean kayaking.

  • Sandcastle Inn is located just half a mile from Oceano Dunes, where you can enjoy a variety of activities such as horseback riding, kayaking, and surfing. The hotel also provides bicycle rentals on site for your convenience so you can explore the sand dunes in style.

  • Visitors traveling to and from Pismo Beach by Amtrak train will find a few good accommodations near the Grover Beach Amtrak train station. Motel 6 Pismo Beach is a five-minute drive from the station, while five miles north, The Cliffs is a luxurious oceanfront resort, offering complimentary shuttles to the Amtrak train station as well as San Luis Obispo Regional Airport. Be sure to reserve the shuttle in advance.

  • In the last 3 hours, users have found Pismo Beach hotels for tonight for as low as $67. Users have also found 3-star hotels from $140 and 4-star hotels from $188.

  • In the last 3 days, the best price displayed on KAYAK for a double hotel room in Pismo Beach for the upcoming weekend was $122 per night. We also found good deals for 3-star hotel rooms from $253 and 4-star hotel rooms from $472.

  • After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Pismo Beach districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Pismo Beach city center.

  • Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Pismo Beach?

Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Pismo Beach by showing you the exact location of each hotel.

Best Pismo Beach hotels

Most recommended Pismo Beach hotels

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Pismo Lighthouse Suites - Pismo Beach - Bedroom
Pismo Lighthouse Suites - Pismo Beach - Bedroom
Pismo Lighthouse Suites
9.1 Excellent
$462+
$462+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Inn At The Cove - Pismo Beach - Balcony
Inn At The Cove - Pismo Beach - Balcony
Inn At The Cove
9.1 Excellent
$416+
$416+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Dolphin Bay Resort and Spa - Pismo Beach - Living room
Dolphin Bay Resort and Spa - Pismo Beach - Living room
Dolphin Bay Resort and Spa
9.2 Excellent
$618+
$618+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Shore Cliff Hotel - Pismo Beach - Lounge
Shore Cliff Hotel - Pismo Beach - Lounge
Shore Cliff Hotel
9 Excellent
$330+
$330+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Oxford Suites Pismo Beach - Pismo Beach - Lobby
Oxford Suites Pismo Beach - Pismo Beach - Lobby
Oxford Suites Pismo Beach
8.6 Excellent
$204+
$204+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Cottage Inn By The Sea - Pismo Beach - Bedroom
Cottage Inn By The Sea - Pismo Beach - Bedroom
Cottage Inn By The Sea
8.3 Excellent
$316+
$316+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Edgewater Inn And Suites - Pismo Beach - Bedroom
Edgewater Inn And Suites - Pismo Beach - Bedroom
Edgewater Inn And Suites
8.3 Excellent
$224+
$224+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spyglass Inn - Pismo Beach - Outdoors view
Spyglass Inn - Pismo Beach - Outdoors view
Spyglass Inn
8.2 Excellent
$298+
$298+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Ocean Palms Motel - Pismo Beach - Bedroom
Ocean Palms Motel - Pismo Beach - Bedroom
Ocean Palms Motel
8.2 Excellent
$179+
$179+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Dolphin Cove Motel - Pismo Beach - Beach
Dolphin Cove Motel - Pismo Beach - Beach
Dolphin Cove Motel
8.2 Excellent
$244+
$244+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi