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Shell Beach Vacations

Pack those stellar shades. We have Shell Beach vacation deals for you!

If there’s one thing you should spend in this busy world, it’s your vacation days. We know it’s easy to hang onto them, but Hotwire votes for putting them to use. It’s time to let an adventure lead you away from the daily grind. Stock up on what really matters on your trip to Shell Beach – great memories and a tall tale or two.

Hotwire can help you find your travel bliss with Shell Beach vacation packages. Bundling your hotel, car and flight means more unexpected fun with the money you saved. We’ll cover the bases; now it’s time for you to get up and go!

Pack everything you want – then take half of it out

We mean it. It’s far too easy to over-pack. We recommend picking your essentials and washing them along the way. Then you’ll have room for that goofy souvenir you know you want – or for some new outfits from that cute boutique you discover.

Bring comfortable walking shoes on your trip to Shell Beach

No one should have to endure walking tours in dress shoes or high heels. No one.

Bring photocopies of your passport or license

You flew home from a great Shell Beach vacation but your most important documents stayed behind. We’ve heard that story before and recommend keeping an extra copy on hand – just in case. Hey, at least it wasn’t a family member.

Don’t underestimate the power of earplugs

Among crying babies, rowdy crowds and honking horns, take our word for it. One pair can save you from the zombie-like state of a sleepless night.

Always carry some cash

You’ll be ready for anything from an evil ATM to lost credit cards. Holding a little extra cash in your wallet and carry-on means you can breathe easy if anything unexpected pops up.

Explore like a local

Guidebooks and maps are great for getting an overview of the place, but to really dig in, go where the locals go. Pick up a newspaper or city magazine to see what restaurants and neighborhoods are hot. Check events listings and go see a band or attend a street festival. Or ask your friends for recommendations. You’d be surprised who in your circle knows Shell Beach well.

Top Hotel Deals

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The Palomar Inn

The Palomar Inn

1601 Shell Beach Road, Pismo Beach
    2.0 out of 5.0
     
     

    Located in Shell Beach, this motel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Margo Dodd Park and within 3 mi (5 km) of Avila Hot Springs and Pismo Beach Pier. North Beach Campground ...

    The Palomar Inn$85

    The Palomar Inn$85
    Madonna Inn

    Madonna Inn

    100 Madonna Road, San Luis Obispo
      3.5 out of 5.0
       
       

      Madonna Inn is set on a 1,000-acre estate on Highway 101, an easy drive from many Central Coast wineries. Guests can reach Avila Beach in 15 minutes by car, ...

      Madonna Inn$209

      Madonna Inn$209
      Oxford Suites Pismo Beach

      Oxford Suites Pismo Beach

      651 Five Cities Dr, Pismo Beach
        2.5 out of 5.0
         
         

        The golden sands of Pismo Beach are a 5-minute drive from this cozy hotel. Travelers in need of retail therapy can walk 10 minutes to Pismo Beach Premium Outlets. ...

        Oxford Suites Pismo Beach$109

        Oxford Suites Pismo Beach$109
        Cottage Inn By The Sea

        Cottage Inn By The Sea

        2351 Price St, Pismo Beach
          3.0 out of 5.0
           
           

          Set on a bluff overlooking Pismo Beach and the Pacific Ocean, this renovated English country-style inn provides convenient access to the 1,100-foot-long (335-meter-long) ...

          Cottage Inn By The Sea$143

          Cottage Inn By The Sea$143
          Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo

          Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo

          345 Marsh St, San Luis Obispo
            2.5 out of 5.0
             
             

            Located in the heart of San Luis Obispo, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Cerro San Luis Obispo and Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa. San Luis Obispo ...

            Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo$89

            Avenue Inn Downtown San Luis Obispo$89
            SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel

            SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel

            2241 Price Street, Pismo Beach
              3.5 out of 5.0
               
               

              This retro chic Pismo Beach hotel is located on California's Central Coast in the Five Cities area, overlooking the Pacific Ocean.

              SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel$159

              SeaCrest OceanFront Hotel$159
              Spyglass Inn

              Spyglass Inn

              2705 Spyglass Dr, Pismo Beach
                3.0 out of 5.0
                 
                 

                Offering direct access to the beach, this Pismo Beach motel is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Avila Hot Springs and 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Margo Dodd Park. North Beach Campground ...

                Spyglass Inn$125

                Spyglass Inn$125
                Rose Garden Inn San Luis Obispo

                Rose Garden Inn San Luis Obispo

                1585 Calle Joaquin, San Luis Obispo
                  2.5 out of 5.0
                   
                   

                  Situated near the airport, this hotel is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Cerro San Luis Obispo and within 6 mi (10 km) of Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa and Mission ...

                  Rose Garden Inn San Luis Obispo$63

                  Rose Garden Inn San Luis Obispo$63
                  Inn at San Luis Obispo

                  Inn at San Luis Obispo

                  1895 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo
                    2.5 out of 5.0
                     
                     

                    Located in the heart of San Luis Obispo, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Fremont Theater and Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa. Dallidet Adobe and Gardens ...

                    Inn at San Luis Obispo$79

                    Inn at San Luis Obispo$79
                    456 Embarcadero Inn & Suites

                    456 Embarcadero Inn & Suites

                    456 Embarcadero Blvd, Morro Bay
                      3.0 out of 5.0
                       
                       

                      Situated on the waterfront, this hotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Morro Bay Aquarium and within 3 mi (5 km) of Morro Rock and Morro Bay State Park. Morro Bay Skateboard ...

                      456 Embarcadero Inn & Suites$119

                      456 Embarcadero Inn & Suites$119

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