Meet Martin Beckett: Director of Hospitality at The Piccolo

This September, Martin Resorts will be opening a new luxury hotel in the heart of downtown Paso Robles: The Piccolo. Rooted in the rich history of sister property, the historic Paso Robles Inn, and a celebration of the Paso Robles community, every aspect of The Piccolo has been carefully chosen to reflect the authenticity, originality, and attitude that makes Paso Robles such a treasured destination, from the locally crafted art and furnishings to the important role of Director of Hospitality. It is with great excitement that we introduce and welcome The Piccolo’s Director of Hospitality, long time local Martin Beckett, to the…

5 Sweet Spots to Celebrate National Donut Day on the Central Coast

Donuts are loved by both kids and adults alike. Endless flavor combinations, toppings, and baking methods help make donuts unique. No shop makes them the same as the next, and SLO County has its fair share of unique donut destinations too. With National Donut Day quickly approaching on Friday, we wanted to share our favorite local spots to enjoy these tasty treats. Enjoy!

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Your 2019 Graduation Gift Guide

Our 2019 Graduation Gift Guide is all about giving experiences to the eager young minds who appreciate it most. Read on below to find out how easy (and affordable) Martin Resorts can make graduation gift-giving this year.

Our Favorite #CentralCoasting Entries: April

We’re finally seeing the benefits of a wet winter! The grass is green, the wildflowers are blooming, and the sun is here to stay. This month’s #CentralCoasting entries include some unique looks at the beauty of the Central Coast!

Try the Trend: Artisan Ice Cream of the Central Coast

It looks like we may have emerged from the cold and wet weather that has plagued the Central Coast for the last couple of months. That means sunny skies and warmer weather are in the forecast! With even warmer temperatures on the way, it’s time to check out the new wave of shops filling many previously empty storefronts—artisan ice cream.

Photo: (c) Zachariah Hagy

What’s New with Vintage Paso: The 2019 Festival

Paso Robles and Zinfandel wine have a long history that’s blossomed into a beautiful love story. As Paso’s first wine, Zinfandel has been here since the beginning—before the national recognition, and before the impressive titles. Beginning March 15th, we’d like to raise a glass to our region’s first wine with the celebration of Vintage Paso: Zinfandel Weekend.