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Visiting Central California Coast

From waterways and wineries, to aquariums and botanical gardens - the Central California Coast rocks with summertime madness. Frolic on the beaches of Pismo, Avila, and New Brighton State, where the sun is warm and the tides are high. Stop in San Simeon and take a tour of Hearst Castle, one of California’s most famous landmarks. Built by newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst, a walk through this stately castle is royal indeed. Have you ever wanted to learn how olive oil was made or had dreams of driving a stagecoach - well a visit to Paso Robles can grant these wishes and many more. Best Western hotels offer visitors over 30 lodging choices on the Central California Coast. You can book your stay today and begin your vacation tomorrow.

Take a Central California Coast wine tour. From Santa Barbara to San Luis Obispo there are hundreds of wineries to explore. In July the Central Coast Wine Classic is at the Avila Lighthouse. A major charity event in San Luis Obispo and Arroyo Grande, the Wine Classic features local vineyards and wineries, auctions, tastings and pairings. Ending in a lavish dinner hosted at Hearst Castle, the Central Coast Wine Classic is an event not to be missed. Famed vineyards along the coast include: Foxen Vineyard in Santa Maria, the Fess Parker Winery in Los Olivos (also known for the Michael Jackson Ranch), and Laetitia Winery just south of Arroyo Grande.

Spend a day at Pismo Beach, one of the few beaches in California where it’s legal to drive on the beach. Rent an ATV and make all your Bay Watch dreams come true. A small beach community, driving into Pismo is like taking a trip back to the beach towns of the 1960’s. There are plenty of restaurants, cafes, and places to rest, minus the city rush of high-rises and traffic. With close to 3,500 acres of dunes, and miles of sand and water - Pismo Beach can be the perfect family get-away.

Think you live in a small town - how about a town of 18. Welcome to Harmony. Located just a few miles south of Cambria, the smallest town in California sits just off Hwy 1. Many pass the tiny locale daily on their way to Hearst Castle, however few take the time to stop. Two businesses operate in Harmony - “Harmony Glass Works and Pottery”, and “Harmony Cellars Winery”. Two perfect places to stop rest and grab a gift for those back home. So the next time you find yourself passing through - remember they are at least two reasons to take a breather.

Central California Coast Hotel Map

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33 Best Western Hotels
in Central California Coast

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    Casa Grande Inn

    Arroyo Grande

  • BEST WESTERN Plus Colony Inn

    Atascadero

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    Camarillo Inn

    Camarillo

  • BEST WESTERN Plus Capitola By-the-Sea Inn & Suites

  • BEST WESTERN Plus Carmel Bay View Inn

    Carmel

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    Carmel's Town House Lodge

    Carmel-By-The-Sea

  • BEST WESTERN Plus Carpinteria Inn

    Carpinteria

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    La Posada Motel

    Fillmore

  • BEST WESTERN Plus Forest Park Inn

    Gilroy

  • BEST WESTERN Plus South Coast Inn

    Goleta

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    San Benito Inn

    Hollister

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    De Anza Inn

    Monterey

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    Park Crest Inn

    Monterey

  • BEST WESTERN Plus Monterey Inn

    Monterey

  • BEST WESTERN Plus Victorian Inn

    Monterey

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    El Rancho

    Morro Bay

  • BEST WESTERN Plus San Marcos Inn

    Morro Bay

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    Tradewinds

    Morro Bay

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    Oxnard Inn

    Oxnard

  • BEST WESTERN Plus Black Oak

    Paso Robles

  • BEST WESTERN Plus Shore Cliff Lodge

    Pismo Beach

  • BEST WESTERN Plus Salinas Valley Inn & Suites

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    Salinas Monterey Hotel

    Salinas

  • BEST WESTERN Plus Royal Oak Hotel

    San Luis Obispo

  • BEST WESTERN Plus Cavalier Oceanfront Resort

    San Simeon

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    Beachside Inn

    Santa Barbara

  • BEST WESTERN Plus Encina Inn & Suites

    Santa Barbara

  • BEST WESTERN Plus Pepper Tree Inn

    Santa Barbara

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    Inn

    Santa Cruz

  • BEST WESTERN Plus All Suites Inn

    Santa Cruz

  • BEST WESTERN Plus Big America

    Santa Maria

  • BEST WESTERN Plus Inn of Ventura

    Ventura

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    Rose Garden Inn

    Watsonville

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Central California Coast Events

October 2016

October 7 – 10, 2016
Celebration of Harvest Weekend

Hosted by the Santa Barbara Vintners, the Celebration of Harvest Weekend is one of the area's premier annual events. You'll find select locations throughout the Santa Ynez Valley hosting dinners and tastings – enjoy the hard work of local vintners as they pour a fine selection of reds and whites.

October 8, 2016
Pioneer Day Parade

Make the most of your summer visit to Paso Robles. Be sure to check out the Pioneer Day Parade on October 8th. Head for the Paso Robles City Park near downtown for this annual event. Day-long activities include classic car showcases, the actual parade, and a free bean feed.

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