Downtown Pismo Beach Attractions
Experience A Great Escape at Inn at the Cove
Downtown Pismo Beach promises a delightful adventure for visitors who are looking for sun and an abundance of seaside fun. Currently undergoing strategic plans, the city aims to offer even more Pismo Beach attractions for couples, families and business executives looking to unwind. This might include trolley rides to the downtown core where you’ll be greeted by a grand Ferris wheel, public fountains and unmatched access to the beach. For now, downtown Pismo offers a laid-back atmosphere to enjoy the beach, food, and the following attractions:
Need kites or towels? Downtown Pismo Beach has got you covered, with several beachy shops where you can purchase anything you might need for a fun day out on the sand. Buy a souvenir to commemorate your trip to the Central Coast, or get the whole family set up for a beach adventure with beach sports or a boogie board. You can also rent bikes to explore Pismo Beach on wheels. Additionally, the quirky downtown Pismo has some specialty shops selling things you might not find in a bigger city, including Pier Gifts and Pancho's Surf Shop.
With a host of great restaurants offering seafood, American favorites, and more, downtown Pismo Beach has everything you might need in the culinary department. From a pre-beach lunch to a leisurely dinner with a view, you can find it all in Pismo Beach's downtown area. Learn more about local restaurants here, or on our blog.
When the sun goes down, Pismo Beach stays up. Start the night off with a few local wine tastings at Tastes of the Valleys, and then try out some of Pismo's classic bars, like Harry's Night Club & Beach Bar, The Boardroom, or Mongo's Saloon and Restaurant. Make the most of your vacation with the nightlife in downtown Pismo Beach!
Nestled in an idyllic setting, our hotel near Pismo Beach Pier and downtown offers you a premier opportunity to explore and experience nearby Pismo Beach attractions. After a day full of fun-filled activities, enjoy a peaceful retreat to one of our well-appointed guest rooms.