Pismo Beach Hotel
Travel Blogs from Pismo Beach
... in the Kia we were greeted by a local youth trying to scrounge 10 dollars off us so he could afford a room for night with his girlfriend. Not wanting to assist with increasing the number of Americans in the world we politely refused and kindly offered some family planning advice involving rusty knives. Every day is a school day...which ironically for him is where he should have been ...
... Henry and I thank him warmly for his contribution, which the potbelly man ignores, putting on that expression that says, “I’m having one of these awfully meaningful flashbacks about my life”.
“Yeah, Jack was a great guy”, he says, shaking his head in fond remembrance.
Mrs Henry takes the bait (“Did you know Jack Dempsey?”) and a long story follows about the pot-bellied man’s career ...
We said our goodbyes to Sean in the morning and hope to meet again one day, somewhere in the world. We drove right through LA and at Santa Monica we headed north up the coast. We arrived at a place called Pismo Beach and despite being told we would probably get stuck on the beach in our car we decided to drive 1 mile along the beach and set up camp in between loads of RV vehicles. The owners all seemed to own quad bikes and dirt bikes and dune buggies....it only cost us $10 tho ...
... view mirror, was amazing. Gary just kept saying, "I can't believe we're in CA." It was mile after mile of mountains and vales and rolling hills all cloaked in ten different shades of green and forests of trees with swaying spanish moss and cows lightly scattered and grazing these hills. I kept saying, "I want the milk that comes from those happy cows."
We hugged the coast as much as possible, but didn't really hit a beach town until Pismo.
So we started our road trip today, from LA to San Fran - the coastal road on highway 1 is just stunning - Lots of golden beaches!
We drove until 3ish stopping at loads of places on the way - we stopped at Pismo beach where Rob was able to do his first lot of kite surfing - the beach is so big so we were allowed to drive right on there - we then sat and watched the sunset while listening to tiesto - lush!
first night of sleeping in the car ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking