Where to stay around Pismo Beach?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 551 vacation rentals near Pismo Beach. From 232 houses to 164 condos, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Pismo Beach for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Pismo Beach:

  • Pismo Heights: 161 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 162 vacation rentals
  • Motel District: 163 vacation rentals
  • Sunset Palisades: 19 vacation rentals
  • Saint Andrews: 41 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Pismo Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Pismo Beach. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Pismo Beach Pier: 628 vacation rentals
  • Avila Hot Springs: 766 vacation rentals
  • Price Anniversary House: 630 vacation rentals
  • Pismo Beach Prime Outlets: 595 vacation rentals
  • Pismo Lake Ecological Reserve: 596 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Pismo Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 232 houses in Pismo Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pismo Beach include:

  • Condos: 164 rentals available
  • Apartments: 30 rentals available
  • Townhomes: 23 rentals available

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

Can I rent golf resort rentals in Pismo Beach?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 326 golf resort rentals in Pismo Beach. You have also many other possibilities in Pismo Beach area, including:

  • Near the ocean rentals: 277 rentals
  • Beach rentals: 151 rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 125 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Pismo Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 46 vacation rentals with pool available in Pismo Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Enjoy the Charm of Your Pismo Beach Vacation Home

    You cannot help but have a great time when you head to the central California coast to enjoy time at the beach, and Pismo Beach is the picture-perfect vacation destination to choose. While the beaches here are pristine, there is also plenty more to keep you busy while you are vacationing. Pismo Beach vacation homes provide the perfect accommodations for discerning travelers who expect the best from their travel experience. Some of the many home-like conveniences that you could find in your vacation home include a deck or a patio with amazing views, a barbecue grill, a large kitchen, separate sleeping areas with private bathrooms and more.


    If you are looking for the perfect place to dip your toes into the cool waters of the Pacific Ocean while you are in Pismo Beach or staying elsewhere in the Central Coast California area, you will not be disappointed with the selection of options available. The Pismo Beach public beach is one option, or you could try out beaches at Seacliff Park, Eldwayen Ocean Park, Margo Dodd Park, South Palisades Park and Spyglass Park. There are other beaches located just outside the city limits as well that also are worth exploring while you are in the Pismo Beach area.


    If you love to shop, you will want to spend a few hours or more shopping at the Pismo Beach Premium Outlets. This is one of the premier shopping destinations in the coastal region, and it is located close to your Monterey area home. Some of the many shops that you can find at this outlet shopping center include Abercrombie & Fitch, Hurley, Rag & Bone, Bass Factory Outlet, Greg Norman Factory, Facconable, Express Factory Outlet and dozens of others. This is a venue where you can truly shop till you drop because of the wide range of stores located here.


    There are several other attractions located in Pismo Beach that are also well worth exploring during your vacation. The famous Dinosaur Cave Park features 11 acres with hiking trails overlooking oceanfront bluffs. If you love to golf, you may pack your clubs and head to the Avila Beach Golf Resort located just north of Pismo Beach or the Pismo Beach Golf Course. The beautiful Pismo Lake Ecological Reserve is also a fascinating destination to explore if time permits in your vacation schedule.


    If you are planning a trip to the Pismo Beach area, you may be wondering what you need to pack in your suitcase to prepare for the weather. This area has short, mild winters with average highs in the upper 50s and 60s and average lows in the 40s. The warm weather season is equally as mild, and it has average highs in the upper 60s with average lows in the 50s. The area receives little rainfall each year, and there are more than 300 days per year without measurable rainfall. This means that Pismo Beach is a great area to visit almost year-round.

    How to Get There

    While there is a small airstrip located in southern Pismo Beach, the majority of people who will fly on a commercial airline on their trip will travel into nearby Los Angeles and will rent a car to travel the rest of the way into the area. Highway 101 connects Pismo Beach to Los Angeles in the south and to San Francisco in the north. The closest Interstate that you may travel on to reach the area is Interstate 5. Some will also take a bus or a train to San Francisco or Los Angeles and will rent a car to travel into Pismo Beach.