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…

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How to Make Memorial Day Memorable on the Central Coast

This Memorial Day, make it a weekend to remember with a trip to the Central Coast. Three full days at one of our Central Coast hotels, from Avila Beach to Paso Robles, is just enough time to relax, unwind, and experience the natural beauty of the coastline. Check out these specials that will make your stay even more unforgettable.

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Celebrate Mom on the Central Coast

Who wouldn’t want to treat Mom to an amazing day on the Central Coast? Mother’s Day is a great excuse to get the whole family together and enjoy some quality time together. The Central Coast is the perfect spot to celebrate Mom this year with a delicious brunch or a weekend of wine tasting.

4 of Our Favorite Festivals on the Central Coast

Festival season is upon us! The Central Coast is teeming with excitement about upcoming events sharing live music, fresh food, and delicious local drinks. But if you can’t go to all the best Central Coast festivals, then which one should you choose?

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!

Walk this Way: 3 Central Coast Walking Trails

The natural beauty of the central coast is hard to miss; cliff-lined beaches, beautiful mountains, rolling vineyards, and that barely scratches the surface. While hiking is a favorite pastime here on the Central Coast, there are times when it’s best to leave the hiking boots at home, throw on your favorite walking shoes, and just go for a stroll!

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.