There aren't too many things that can equal the intoxicating feeling of being outside in nature. Head to Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area for a dose of the good stuff.
You can see it in San Luis Obispo, a bustling city which features a good variety of must-see sights.
Are you only here for a limited time? Book a room at one of the 16 accommodations that are located within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area. Many travelers enjoy the Sandcastle Inn, SeaVenture Beach Hotel & Restaurant and Hilton Garden Inn San Luis Obispo-Pismo Beach, 2 miles (3 kilometers), 2 miles (3 kilometers) and 2 miles (3 kilometers) away, respectively.
For those that enjoy a great bargain, there are a couple of cheap hotels close by that are guaranteed to suit your needs. For example, you'll find the Oceano Inn 0.6 miles (1.0 kilometer) away, while the Seaview Inn is 0.7 miles (1.1 kilometer) away.
There's only a handful of hotels in this area, so make sure you book beforehand. If you are searching for something indulgent, look up the Dolphin Bay Resort And Spa, only 5 miles (8 kilometers) away.
Take some time out with a coffee and enjoy one or two mouth-watering morsels at Red Bee Coffee (278 West Grand Avenue, Grover Beach). The fact that it's 0.6 miles (1.0 kilometer) from Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area means that it's easy to locate when you're done for the day. When you want a little more on your plate, Monarch Grove Winery Tasting Room (180 Hwy 1 (aka PCH) at the Amtrak station, Grover Beach) is a superb option.
If you need a convenient way to visit Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area, all you need to do is get on a train to Grover Beach Station, 0.5 miles (0.8 kilometers) away.