Things To Do

The Beachwalker, located in the heart of family-friendly Pismo Beach which lies roughly halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco, is also a perfect home base for exploring the region’s other nearby attractions including the Pismo Beach Outlet mall, the Pismo Beach Dunes, San Luis Obispo wine country, Lopez Lake Recreation Area, iconic and monolithic Morro Rock in Morro Bay, and historic and opulent Hearst Castle.

But whether you choose to stay close and just lounge on the beach or pack in all the adventure you can find, at the end of the day guests at the Beachwalker Inn & Suites can rest assured that they are receiving the highest quality of service at some of the most reasonable prices in town.

Local Dining

Local Dining

Some of Pismo’s top restaurants are within easy walking distance of the Beachwalker including the romantic Ventana Grill on Price Street, a coastal fusion eatery where the ambiance reflects the four elements, and the Splash Café on Pomeroy Avenue, a Pismo Beach institution famous for its award-winning clam chowder.

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Enjoy some of Pismo’s beautiful beaches where you can bask in the warm weather, build sand castles, rent bikes to ride along the beach and enjoy a picnic with your family and friends.

Rentals including bike rentals, jet ski rentals, kayaks and motorized scooters, go to:

Premium Shopping


Pismo Beach offers premium Outlets with more than 40 stores to explore. You can also shop at local merchants, farmer’s markets, wine & food festivals, and art fairs that offer artisanal products and wares only found on the Central Coast.

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Premium Outlets

Pismo Beach Monarch Butterfly Grove

Monarch Butterfly Grove

Each year thousands of vibrant orange and black Monarch Butterflies flock to Pismo Beach, seeking shelter from the freezing northern winters. From late October to February, the butterflies cluster in the limbs of a grove of Eucalyptus trees at Pismo State Beach

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Wine Tasting

Wine Tasting Tours

Pismo Beach Winery brings the “wine country” to the beach. Open 7 days a week, the inviting tasting room has a great family atmosphere and pours their limited production bottlings with a view into the working winery and barrel room.

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Pismo Beach Surfing

Pismo Beach’s refreshing ocean has consistently scored A+ plus water quality ratings from Heal The Bay. And when you’re done taking on the waves, you can cap off your surf day by taking in a captivating sunset from Pismo Beach’s pier.

Surfing Rentals:
Esteem Surf Co.
(805) 773-2144

Moondoggies Beach Club

Pancho’s Surf Shop
(805) 773-7100
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Pismo Beach Pier Fishing

Pismo Beach Pier Fishing

Fish off the Pismo Beach Pier! Pismo waters are full of great catches, from red snapper to ling cod. No license is required for pier fishing, but one is required for deep sea or surf fishing. You can even rent bait, tackle and gear right on the pier.

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Oceano Dunes


Formerly Pismo Dunes SVRA, this sand dune complex is geologically unique and also provides an impressive playground for off-highway enthusiasts. Oceano Dunes also offers visitors other recreational activities such as swimming, surfing, surf fishing, and hiking.

Book a Dune Tour:
Ocean Dunes SVRA

Pacific Adventure Tours
(805) 481-9330 or 471-0175

Extreme Hummer Adventures

Horse Back Riding Through the Dunes and Beach

Horse Back Riding

The Pacific Dunes Ranch offers guided trail rides through the beautiful dunes and beach of Pismo.

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