Christmas on the Coast with the Most

The Central Coast might not be a winter wonderland of snow, but there is no shortage of things to do when it comes to celebrating the holiday season. We have all of the fun to-dos without the less than ideal temperatures and messy winter weather! The month of December may be halfway gone, but the glass is half full with tons of holiday events left to fill your calendar. Here are our favorite ways to spend Christmas on the coast with the most!

Your Holiday Planning Checklist

Christmas is just around the corner, and before we know it we’ll be popping champagne on New Year’s Eve. With just a few weeks of preparation left before the big celebrations begin, now is the time to make a holiday To-Do list and check it twice!

3 Must-See Holiday Decoration Destinations

The Central Coast is a beautiful place to be year-round, but there’s a certain magic in the air during the holiday season that has us falling in love with the area all over again. Across San Luis Obispo County, you’ll encounter festive fun around almost every corner—whether you’re shopping around downtown, hiking one of the Nine Sisters, or relaxing on the beach.

Green Monday: The Second Largest Online Sales Day in the US

During the holidays, it seems like the sing-song names for calendar days that boast online shopping deals never stop: Cyber Monday, Free Shipping Friday, Super Saturday, and even Black Friday. All these shopping holidays are great for your wallet, but how do you know what days will offer the best deals? Enter: Green Monday: the shopping holiday named by eBay nearly a decade ago for its high volume of sales and incredible deals. Step aside, Cyber Monday! Green Monday is the best day for deep discounts just in time for holiday gifting. Where did “Green Monday” get its name? Nearly…

Holiday Preview: Central Coast Christmas Activities

On the Central Coast, the possibilities for getting into the holly jolly mood we all know and love as the Christmas spirit are nearly endless. Because there’s nothing more magical than celebrating the holidays, we’ve put together a list of our favorite holiday events throughout the entire month of December to help you get into the holly jolly holiday mood. Here’s our holiday outing wishlist to help you fill your holiday calendar with Christmas cheer! Vine Street Victorian Showcase Bring the whole family to Vine Street for this annual Christmas tradition. Ebenezer Scrooge, the Snow Queen, Mr. & Mrs. Clause, and the whole crew…

Holiday Travel 3 Ways

It’s the greatest time of year, but the holiday season is not without its own stressors! From anxiety over gift shopping, to airline nightmares, things can get more than a bit crazy during the winter months. This year, we are taking a break from it all with a visit to California’s Central Coast with family, coworkers, or loved ones. Give yourself the gift of travel this December for a year-end recharge, and retreat from the inevitable holiday stress. Family Whether you are visiting relatives on the Central Coast or just getting away from your home town’s holiday hustle and bustle,…

Toys For Tots – How to Give This Holiday Season

As fast as October came, it’s gone – and now we’re already preparing for the holidays. It’s time for tinsel, twinkling Christmas lights, and mistletoe… and copious amounts of baking, eating, and spending time with friends and family. Christmas in California is absolutely breathtaking – there’s cold fresh air, but the days are still sunny enough to get out and enjoy the beach and beautiful views. If you’re planning a trip to the Central Coast this fall at one of our Martin Resorts hotel, you’ll even have the chance to save some money! Bring in a new unwrapped toy to donate to Toys…