5 Perks of Planning Summer Vacations Early

Summer is so close we can taste it! Summer on the Central Coast means perfect weather, lingering warm evenings drinking wine and listening to music, and adventurous outdoor activities to enjoy with the whole family. Read on and discover all the perks of planning that summer vacation early, all of which you can enjoy if you book in advance with Martin Resorts today for your next Central Coast vacation.

Our Favorite #CentralCoasting Entires: September

With October in full swing, we’re officially announcing it fall! Even though the temperature is dropping, the fun is still rising on the Central Coast. September brought new activities, new challenges and new ways to enjoy all autumn has to offer. However, the season change means it’s time to look back on some of our favorite #CentralCoasting moments from the past month! Our monthly Instagram contest rewards one randomly selected winner with a free night’s stay at one of our Central Coast properties. Want to enter? Simply hashtag your favorite photos with #CentralCoasting and be entered to win. Click here for more details…

Where to Get Country On California’s Central Coast

Going Country on the Coast The Central Coast is known for its breathtaking beaches, beautiful bluffs and salty seas, but something that’s often overlooked is the thriving cowboy culture that makes the area so unique. Whether you prefer to ride the waves on a surfboard or through the trails on a horse, the Central Coast has something for all tastes. Today, though, we’re going to focus specifically on the best places to embrace your inner cowboy or cowgirl. Cattleman’s Lounge   Grab a friend, throw on your favorite ten-gallon hat and enjoy a drink in the historic Cattlemen’s Lounge at…

Our Favorite #CentralCoasting Entries: August

As fall slowly begins to creep in during September and school or work schedules begin to fill up, it’s time to look back at those last sweet seconds of summer! August was full of fun, sun and sand here on the Central Coast, but since the month is over it’s time to reminisce some of our favorite #CentralCoasting moments. Each month we hold an Instagram contest and with the hashtag #CentralCoasting and invite users to share snapshots of how they spend their time on the beautiful California coast! We randomly select a winner and reward that individual with a free…

Your Guide to California Wine Month on the Central Coast

This September, California Wine Month celebrates the beginning of wine country’s most anticipated event of the year: harvest season! This month is all about raising a glass to California’s hard-working vintners and growers and all that they bring to our local lifestyle, economy, and culinary scene.

Paso Robles’ Pioneer Hotel and the New Frontier: The Piccolo

For over 150 years, Paso Robles has been a hub for heartfelt hospitality—attracting visitors for healing hot springs, bountiful orchards, and sprawling vineyards—and all along, the Paso Robles Inn has been there to welcome travelers with a true taste of this place and its culture. But we thought the Paso Robles experience could be made even better—which is why we built The Piccolo. Learn more about how Paso Robles’ newest hotel stays true to its roots…

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OUR FAVORITE #CENTRALCOASTING ENTRIES: JULY

Another month has passed, another month full of beautiful sunsets, beach trips, wine tasting, and more! Life on the Central Coast is at its peak during summer—so soak it up! Now that August has begun, it’s time to look back at our favorite #CentralCoasting moments from the month of July

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Margaritas & More: 4 Places to Drink Tequila on the Central Coast

The calendar is full of made-up holidays like National Relaxation Day, National Lighthouse Day, National Ice Cream Day… the list goes on and on. While we usually have a chuckle about these “holidays” and then move on with business as usual, there are a few that we can’t resist celebrating—National Tequila Day is one of those.