Details: California’s Central Coast

July 31
DETAILS
GETTING THERE

Multiple airlines offer one-stop flights from all three Washington-area airports to San Luis Obispo.

WHERE TO STAY

Avila La Fonda Hotel

101 San Miguel St., Avila Beach

805-595-1700

www.avilalafonda.com


A block from the beach, complimentary wine and baked goodies. Hot tubs in the rooms, which start at $269.

Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort

1215 Avila Beach Dr., San Luis Obispo

805-706-0498

sycamoresprings-px.rtrk.com

Spa, hot springs, two miles from beach. Woodsy setting. Rooms start at $169.

Sandcastle Inn

100 Stimson Ave., Pismo Beach

805-773-2422

www.pacificahotels.com/sandcastleinn

Beachfront, newly renovated. Rooms start at $159 off-season, $239 in-season.

WHERE TO EAT

Old Custom House

404 Front St., Avila Beach

805-595-7555

www.oldcustomhouse.com

Serving seafood and steaks on the beachfront. Huge bar. Entrees $16-$39.

Giuseppe’s Cucina Italiana

891 Price St., Pismo Beach

805-773-2870

www.giuseppesrestaurant.com

Local favorite, good pasta and pizza. Entrees $10-$25.

WHAT TO DO

Margarita Adventures

22719 El Camino Real, Santa Margarita

805-438-3120

www.margarita-adventures.com

Zip-lining and nature tours on a 14,000-acre ranch, $99. Tour only, $40. Daily
10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Hearst Castle

750 Hearst Castle Rd., San Simeon

800-444-4445

hearstcastle.org

Opens daily at 9 a.m. Last tour starts at 5:20 p.m. $25, children $12.

Tablas Creek Vineyard

9339 Adelaida Rd., Paso Robles

805-237-1231

www.tablascreek.com

Daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tastings $10 (fee waived with purchase).

Terry Hoage Vineyards

870 Arbor Rd., Paso Robles

805-238-2083

www.terryhoagevineyards.com

Thursday-Monday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tastings $15.

Tobin James Cellars

8950 Union Rd., Paso Robles

805-239-2204

www.tobinjames.com

Daily 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Complimentary tasting.

J. Lohr Vineyards and Wines

6169 Airport Rd., Paso Robles

805-239-8900

www.jlohr.com

Daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Complimentary tasting.

Hope Family Wines

1585 Live Oak Rd., Paso Robles

805-238-4112

www.hopefamilywines.com

Thursday-Monday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Complimentary tasting.

Kelsey See Canyon Vineyards

1947 See Canyon Rd., San Luis Obispo

805-595-9700

www.kelseywine.com

Daily 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tastings $8 (fee waived with purchase of six bottles).

INFORMATION

www.centralcoast-tourism.com

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