Our Favorite #CentralCoasting Entries: May

On the Central Coast, May serves as the turning point from Spring to Summer—jam-packed with festivals, outdoor music events, Farmer’s Markets, and more as the days get warmer and the nights get longer. We had tons of fun seeing the highlights from the month through your #CentralCoasting entries, so we’ve selected 4 our favorite May #CentralCoasting entries, including this month’s winning entry, to showcase on the blog today so you can relive the fun along with us!

Not familiar with #CentralCoasting yet? Each month, we select one random #CentralCoasting entry from Instagram. The owner of this lucky photo is rewarded with a free night’s stay at one of our stunning Central Coast properties. Want to win next? Click here for details.

#1: @tanyashatsillo 

What We Love: We’re obsessed with this dreamy shot captured by recent Shore Cliff Hotel guest and Los Angeles photographer, Tanya Shatsillo. With these amazing views and good company to share them with, there’s always something to celebrate at Shore Cliff! So let’s drink to the good life on the Central Coast!

Photo: (c) @tanyashatsillo

#2: @jessicasilvius

What We Love: There’s something special about watching the summer sun dip below the serene rolling hills of Paso Robles wine country. This beautiful capture by local wine & marketing professional, Jessica Silvius, does a wonderful job of showcasing just what makes Paso Robles a chart-topping destination. Want to spend a weekend in wine country just like this? Use the Paso Robles Inn‘s interactive area map to plan your tasting route.

Photos: (c) @jessicasilvius

#3: @ratliffroadventures

What We Love: We had the privilege to be a part of this lovely couple’s wedding day when they tied the knot at Shore Cliff Hotel a few weeks ago. It was beautiful in person, but now we’re obsessing over the gorgeous photos like this one that bride Sarah shared with us! Thank you for making us a part of your special day!

Photo: (c) @ratliffroadventures

#4: @dustystrails

What We Love: This peaceful photo by @dustystrails provides us with a peek into one of the Central Coast’s special hidden gems—Pirate’s Cove in Avila Beach! There’s beauty to discover around almost every corner on the Central Coast, and this photo is proof! Interested in finding this tucked away vista point? Visit Avila Lighthouse Suites‘ interactive area map and look for Pirate’s Cove!

Photo: (c) @dustystrails

And the winner is… @dbarmmer!

Congratulations to Dylan Brammer, who was randomly selected as our winner for May’s #CentralCoasting contest! As his prize, Dylan will enjoy a FREE 1-night stay at the Martin Resorts property of his choosing.

What We Love: Even though our winners are randomly selected, we still love their entries! This lovely photo is taken from Shore Cliff Hotel, offering panoramic views of the Pacific and easy access to the largest heated oceanfront pool in Pismo Beach.