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Best Pismo Beach Family Hotels

One Block From The Beach, Easy Stroll To Downtown Pismo!
5/5Exceptional! (74 reviews)
Great Beach house

"Great Beach house. Clean, well stocked and comfortable. We really enjoyed our stay at Pismo Beach and will be coming back. Amanda, the owner was great. Excellent choice! Mike"…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

One Block From The Beach, Easy Stroll To Downtown Pismo!
Open - 50 Steps TO Pier And Beach - View - Discounted Weekly Rates
4.9/5Exceptional! (70 reviews)
Great house.

"We have been renting this house for a few years now. Beautiful home location is right next to the beach. The house come with everything. You walk in and feel like home. The only thing is the noise from the hotel across the street. The hotel has their valet right across the street and the constant ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019

Open - 50 Steps TO Pier And Beach - View - Discounted Weekly Rates
Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa
4 out of 5
2727 Shell Beach Rd, Pismo Beach, CA
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The price is $350 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (256 reviews)

"Wonderful, H U G E room w/ puppy access straight to the nice grass area! Bummed pool area was still closed but it was really nice socializing again & just being out in the fresh, ocean air again! No maid service (unless req.) but still brought me tea & that spa tub in my bathroom gave me a perfect ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2020

Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa
Inn at the Cove
2.5 out of 5
2651 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA
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The price is $186 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (945 reviews)

"With all things being factored in with the current state of Covid-19 in our California state, staying at the Inn at the Cove couldn’t be any better."…"

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

Inn at the Cove
Shore Cliff Hotel
3 out of 5
2555 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA
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The price is $204 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (964 reviews)

"Pros: clean, friendly staff, walk to the beach, close to restaurants, pet friendly, kid friendly. Cons: no daily house keep. But understandable due to covid. Overall: nothing bad to say about this place. Bang for the buck stay."…"

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

Shore Cliff Hotel
Pismo Lighthouse Suites
3 out of 5
2411 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA
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The price is $158 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (971 reviews)

"The property was nice the housekeeping people were on top of things the Office staff were not very friendly , she overcharged me for a towel and was acting like it was my fault no apology."…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Pismo Lighthouse Suites
SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel
3.5 out of 5
2241 Price Street, Pismo Beach, CA
The price is $179 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,353 reviews)

"Very nice and clean hotel. Conveniently located right off the beach. The staff is friendly and nice. Will be back for future stays!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2020

SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel
Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach
3 out of 5
100 Stimson Ave, Pismo Beach, CA
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The price is $174 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (946 reviews)

"Great location and service. Will come back to stay"…"

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2020

Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach
Oxford Suites Pismo Beach
2.5 out of 5
651 Five Cities Dr, Pismo Beach, CA
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The price is $139 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,537 reviews)

"unpleasant and ignorant staff at front desk. Breakfast served in boxes as take-out because of Covid19 was horrible. Cold and terrible quality. Scrambled eggs must have come out of a freezer and warmed up the night before. We paid $158 plus taxes, etc. Not worth it. Weirdest of all, no cold water ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

Oxford Suites Pismo Beach
Cottage Inn By The Sea
3 out of 5
2351 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA
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The price is $160 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,155 reviews)

"Sitting areas over looking the ocean where awesome. Loved the access to the beach."…"

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

Cottage Inn By The Sea
Spyglass Inn
3 out of 5
2705 Spyglass Dr, Pismo Beach, CA
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The price is $153 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (909 reviews)

"Nice place to stay, very relaxing the ceiling fan was a bit noisy"…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

Spyglass Inn
The Cliffs Hotel and Spa
3.5 out of 5
2757 Shell Beach Road, Pismo Beach, CA
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4.2/5Excellent! (949 reviews)

"This is one of the nicest hotels we’ve stayed at since we’ve been coming to Pismo. The staff was exceptionally kind and accommodating, from booking to the front desk to housekeeping to Marisol restaurant (who makes an excellent margarita!) The beds were very comfortable and the rooms spacious & quiet. ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2020

The Cliffs Hotel and Spa
Hilton Garden Inn San Luis Obispo-Pismo Beach
3 out of 5
601 James Way, Pismo Beach, CA
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The price is $118 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (961 reviews)

"Nice Hotel and rooms very clean,check-in was quick and easy and the staff was very friendly .Near the freeway and close to town by car."…"

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn San Luis Obispo-Pismo Beach
Edgewater Inn And Suites
2 out of 5
280 Wadsworth Ave, Pismo Beach, CA
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The price is $130 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (971 reviews)

"Great hotel right by the beach, shopping and food."…"

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2020

Edgewater Inn And Suites
Quality Inn Pismo Beach
2.5 out of 5
230 Five Cities Dr, Pismo Beach, CA
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The price is $76 per night
3.6/5Good! (962 reviews)

"Clean rooms. Beds and bathroom. Needs serious carpet upgrade. Friendly staff, great jaccuzi and pool made it it worth the deal. Minimal breakfast but it is social distancing now."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Quality Inn Pismo Beach
The Palomar Inn
2 out of 5
1601 Shell Beach Road, Pismo Beach, CA
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The price is $89 per night
3.4/5Good! (360 reviews)

"Nice, quiet little spot on Shell Beach, two blocks from the ocean. Few places to walk to and grab a bite to eat. Wasn't a huge fanof parking but it worked."…"

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

The Palomar Inn
Motel 6 Pismo Beach - Pacific Ocean
2 out of 5
250 Main St, Pismo Beach, CA
The price is $85 per night
3.2/5 (979 reviews)

"Very nice and very helpful. Rooms where clean and cleaning staff where very generous with supplies. Thank you"…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

Motel 6 Pismo Beach - Pacific Ocean
Motel 6 Pismo Beach, CA
2 out of 5
860 4th Street, US 101 at 4th Street, Pismo Beach, CA
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The price is $66 per night
3/5 (976 reviews)

"Great stay but the beds are a bit hard. In a good location for food and gas. Not too far from the beach."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

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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 kids. The beaches, excursions, and surfing spots are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family vacations. 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 center. 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 accommodations here.

Vacationing families have good things to say about these accommodations:

Pismo Lighthouse Suites: Offers an outdoor pool, free parking, and on-site mini golf. Guests like the overall comfort and helpful staff at this 3-star hotel.

Spyglass Inn - Offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort and quiet location at this 3-star motel.

Edgewater Inn And Suites - Features an outdoor pool, free parking, and laundry facilities. The overall comfort and clean rooms make this 2-star motel popular with guests.

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 kids and head to Pismo Beach.

  • Hottest months: August, September, October, and November, with an average temperature of 67°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February, and November, with an average temperature of 45°F
  • Driest months: May, October, April, and November, with an average rainfall of 0.94 inches
  • Rainiest months: February, March, January, and December, with an average rainfall of 3.15 inches

What Should We See and Do in Pismo Beach?

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

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

Frequently asked questions

What's Pismo Beach like for family-friendly vacations?
The relaxing destination of Pismo Beach is a good choice if you’ve been considering a getaway with your kids. The beaches, excursions, and surfing spots are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation spot for families. Fly into San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport (SBP), 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 center.
What's the best place to stay for a family vacation to Pismo Beach?
Pismo Lighthouse Suites is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and free parking. Other good choices for your family trip include SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel and Oxford Suites Pismo Beach.
How many hotels that welcome families will I find in Pismo Beach?
Expedia has 32 hotels in Pismo Beach that are rated for being family-friendly.
What's the weather like in Pismo Beach?
The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 59°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 54°F. Average annual rainfall for Pismo Beach is 17 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Pismo Beach?
Pismo Beach Pier and Pismo Beach Prime Outlets are interesting attractions you and your family might enjoy exploring while you are staying in Pismo Beach. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Monarch Butterfly Grove, Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area, and Avila Hot Springs.

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