Football on Tap: Where to Watch, Eat, and Drink on the Central Coast

The NFL 2018 season kicks off THIS Sunday, September 9th and Cattlemen’s Lounge in Paso Robles is the place to be for football fanatics and casual viewers alike, as this local favorite bar is one of the only two establishments in town to offer NFL Sunday Ticket, a streaming service that provides access to live out-of-market games that would normally be unavailable to local affiliates.

SLO’s Most Instagram-Worthy Ice Cream Shops

Warm summers in San Luis Obispo mean non-stop cravings for the best ice cream around. Not frozen yogurt or doughnuts – but only real ice-cream will hit the spot. The recent heat wave in southern and central California only exacerbates the craving, and to celebrate National Ice Cream Day on July 15th this month, a creamy scoop may just be non-negotiable.

Our Favorite #CentralCoasting Entries: April

Another month has come and gone in the blink of an eye—but fortunately, your #CentralCoasting entries help us reflect on all the fun we had this April! Below, we’ve selected four of our favorite April #CentralCoasting contest winners and share who our lucky monthly winner is!

6 Benefits of Booking Direct

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.

Art Galleries & Shows on the Central Coast

The Central Coast has a thriving artistic community with many events that exhibit creativity and craftsmanship with an artistic flourish. From downtown SLO’s monthly Art Walks to classic art galleries, there are a variety of ways you can get involved in the art scene. Much of the local artwork produced by Central Coast residents captures our beautiful natural surroundings, so participating in art is a great way to show your love for the community as well as get involved with interesting and talented people. Here are 6 local art galleries or art events to try in the new year! Gallery at Marina…

MLK Day Weekend: 3-Day Itinerary

The only thing we love more than New Years Eve itself is the handful of three-day weekends that come just after it. In fact, because of the booming wildlife, amazing hotel deals, and restaurant month celebrations,  January is one of our favorite times to visit San Luis Obispo County. Kick off 2018 right and save $100 when you stay 3 nights for a fun and affordable Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend adventure on the Central Coast. 1. See a Movie Spend a rainy day at one of many unique theaters that give guests a nostalgic movie-watching experience. The Fremont Theater and the Palm…

Trivia Nights on the Central Coast

Pop Quiz: Did you know that January 4th is recognized as National Trivia Day? Now that you do, you can add this unique holiday to your list of little-known facts that seem useless until Trivia Night rolls around! Every week, different venues across the Central Coast host fun evenings of team-based Trivia competitions, so if you’re a self-proclaimed know-it-all, these spots are for you! Grab some friends and test your knowledge at the following places to celebrate National Trivia Day the right way! Charlie’s Place – San Luis Obispo Located in the heart of San Luis Obispo, Charlie’s Place is a…

#CentralCoasting Year in Review

Another year has come and gone, and as we gear up for another year of #CentralCoasting fun in 2018, we thought we’d take a look back to reflect on all the precious memories that were made in 2017. At Martin Resorts, it is our mission to ensure that each guest who visits our hotels have a unique and enjoyable experience during their time with us, and we’ve loved having the opportunity to touch the lives of everyone who has visited us over the past year. Thank you for allowing us to be a part of your most special occasions, from anniversaries…