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Five Film Fest Favorites | 25th Annual SLO Film Fest

We all love a good movie, and with the 25th Annual SLO Film Fest right around the corner, its time we honor the makers of these masterpieces. The SLO Film Fest has been honoring film on the cinematic Central Coast for 25 years, this year’s event will take place March 12-17th in downtown San Luis Obispo, Paso Robles, and Morro Bay.

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6 Benefits of Booking Direct with Martin Resorts

When booking a hotel, travelers are concerned with one thing: getting the best price on their room. And who can blame them? To do so, people often turn to large online travel agencies like Expedia, Travelocity, Trivago, and others to find the lowest price available—little do they know, they’re looking in the wrong place. But worry not, #BookDirect Day is here to explain why booking directly is best for you, best for prices, and best for your overall experience.

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Less Clicking. More Playing: Book Direct Perks at Pismo Lighthouse Suites

Expedia. Trivago. Booking.com. Travelocity. TripAdvisor. Kayak. The list of online travel agencies fighting for your hard earned cash goes on and on. You could spend hours online searching for online travel agencies with the best hotel rates—or, you could book direct and instantly get the best rate guaranteed, in addition to many other perks.

Our Favorite #CentralCoasting Entries: January

We couldn’t be more excited for a new year of adventures, weekend trips, family vacations, and more. Some of you are off to a great start in 2019 and have already started sharing your #CentralCoasting moments with us. We’ve gathered some of our favorites from the month of January! Check em’ out!

Marvel at the Monarchs: Western Monarch Day 2019

If you’re with us at one of our Pismo Area Resorts this weekend, you can’t miss the Western Monarch Day celebration! Pismo State Beach docents will host the celebration from 10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2 at the butterfly grove, 455 S. Dolliver, Pismo Beach.

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5 Tips for Braving the Polar Bear Plunge in Avila and Pismo Beach

What better way to welcome the New Year than running head-first into the shockingly cold water of the Pacific Ocean? Surprisingly enough, people willingly return year after year on New Year’s Day to submerge themselves in 50-degree water at Avila Beach and Pismo Beach’s Polar Bear Plunge events.  Sounds crazy, right? Try crazy fun!

6 “Off Season” Reasons to Visit SLO CAL This Winter

You’re coming off the holiday-high, the new year is here… now what? While well over half the country is experiencing bitter cold temperatures, us central coasters are sitting at a mild 65º. You know what that means? Time for a little vacation! Check out this list of off-season activities to fill your itinerary during winter travel to San Luis Obispo county.