Top 14 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Pismo Beach, California - Updated 2021

airbnb in pismo beach

Pismo Beach is a beautiful city in Southern California. It has magnificent beaches, making it an excellent location for all beach fans. Pismo Pier is a great attraction, being roughly 1,200 feet (365 meters) long. This great city offers many things for you to enjoy, be it surfing, fishing, or just hanging out by the water. This is also a great place to see monarch butterflies, so be sure to check out Monarch Butterfly Grove when you are here. It is an excellent getaway location if you want to rejuvenate away from the hustle and bustle of the big cities. The natural beauty and charm make it a great place to visit. Check out these top Airbnbs in Pismo Beach, California, where you can have a peaceful stay.

1. Private room close to St. Anne’s Point (from USD 89)

This well-furnished option in a quiet neighborhood can accommodate up to two guests in one private room and has easy access to St. Anne’s Point, a popular surf spot. It comes with a laptop-friendly workspace, a private entrance, and free parking, along with a number of other amenities. You can enjoy a romantic walk with your partner to Cliffs Hotel and Dolphin Bay Resort, as it takes about ten minutes to reach those spots.

Airy Garden Room
Pismo Beach, California, United States
142 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
heidi’s place is a great room for a quick nights stay
the room is off a beautiful garden on a quiet street at shell beach
very clean and quiet
very clean room and bathroom and comfortable bed
very clean very quiet excellent value
the room was lovely and clean
the room was perfect; cozy clean and lots of special touches
nice host and comfortable room
heidi and kevin were great hosts
the host does an amazing job to make sure your stay is accommodated at every level
heidi and frank are outstanding hosts
heidi is a great host and communicates well
great location and comfortable room
great location so close to the beach
the location is in a nice neighborhood near a beautiful beach
great location and fun spot
heidi's place is situated in a beautiful location close to the water
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2. Accommodation with outdoor swimming pool (from USD 112)

A room in this fantastic property can sleep up to two guests and comes with a king-size bed. It is pet-friendly and has an outdoor swimming pool along with a bunch of other amenities like parking, Wi-Fi, heating, and more. The owner allows for long term stays and has luggage drop-off facilities available in case you arrive earlier. If you want to have an unforgettable experience visiting Pismo Beach, then you must book a stay in this place.

Non Smoking Private Single King Room
Pismo Beach, California, United States
284 reviews  Wifi Available
Room in hotel 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the heater works just awesome in this stormy and winter day
the room was nice and we enjoyed sleeping in the king size bed
highlight was the king bed
the room was perfect
this was a nice room looks newly remodeled
motel clean quiet and comfortable great
easy check in and a clean room
the room is super clean and quiet
the bathroom is sparkling clean hot water is great
the place is a motel but it’s clean and neat
friendly staff too
the staff was kind and the service was excellent
service is friendly and concise
the staff was very friendly and helpfull
the owner is so friendly and he assisted us a lot with directions f&b places etc
great location and close to restaurants
short walk to the beach great location
great location close to the beach
getting around pismo is super easy from this location and it's super close to the 101
location was great and offered walking distance to many restaurants for breakfast lunch or dinner
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3. Three-bedroom condo in Pismo Shores Complex (from USD 442)

This luxurious and well-furnished three-bedroom condo is right on the sand and overlooks the beach. It houses up to eight guests and comes with two private decks, a fully equipped kitchen, and five beds across three rooms. The spa and swimming pool where you can sit and relax with your friends and families are nearby. It requires a minimum stay of seven days and does not allow pets.

Pismo Beach, California, United States
22 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we also appreciated the extra things olivia provided for us like coffee and kitchen supplies so nice
a1 location with easy access to beach downtown and amenities within the complex including pool and club house
very clean comfortable and spacious
the beach house was lovely and very clean
the condo is very clean has a fully stocked kitchen and plenty of space for a large family
first of olivia is wonderful host
olivia was very responsive to questions and very accommodating
host very responsive and would definitely recommend to others considering a family friendly week by the beach
what a great location right on the water
the location is fantastic we’ve stayed in pismo many times and this was the best location by far
great location beautiful home and incredible host
a great place to stay walking distance to town and the pier
location *walking distance to all the local hot spots *great communication w/ owner & quick response perfect
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4. Charming suite by the ocean (from USD 70)

This is a studio guest suite above a garage-turned-art-studio behind the host’s main home. Affectionately deemed “mermaid-friendly”, it has been adorned with beach- and mermaid-themed ornaments and tropical colors. There’s a comfortable queen bed, a seating area, a full kitchen, and a bathroom, as well as WiFi, a satellite TV, and a DVD player. However, the real highlight of this property has to be the gorgeous private deck waiting behind the property’s French doors. There is a seating area here from where you can marvel at the neighborhood and the ocean just a few steps away. Indeed, this is a great option on Shell Beach!

Shell Beach Suite 150 steps to ocean
Pismo Beach, California, United States
98 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen is fully equipped to make meals and the views were gorgeous
the room and deck were better than advertised
also there is a great patio outside of the apartment that lets you enjoy the gorgeous weather
the room is clean and bright with a sunny private deck and kitchen
we found the apartment really quiet and relaxing and had everything we needed for our 2 night stay
everything was clean and the bed was super comfortable
the space was clean private and comfortable
we were greeted with home made cookies and a very clean and inviting apartment
the studio was clean secluded and beautiful
so close to the ocean and it was very clean
mary was a wonderful host
mary was a great host
mary and eric were wonderful hosts
mary and her husband were great host
mary and eric were wonderful hosts and made me feel at home
amazing location by the beach
literally steps away from a beautiful beach and walkable to a few very good restaurants
the location is great and house is beautiful
good spot for a relaxing stay close to the beach
enjoyed a short but sweet vacation in the central coast
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5. Airy beach house in downtown Pismo Beach (from USD 314)

Huge windows, tall indoor plants, wooden furniture, and themed decor give this home an unmistakable beach vibe. This bright and airy abode has enough space for up to six guests with its three bedrooms and two baths. It also has expansive spaces outside in both the front and back yards. It features an open-plan layout with a full kitchen, a dining area, and a living area with a TV. Guests can also hang out at the barbecue area at the front of the home. Since the area is quite walkable, you can easily reach dining and shopping spots, other points of interest, and of course, the beach.

Casa de Colores
201 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
large comfortable space with a fully functional kitchen
the tv in the living room was already set up with netflix and easy to use
the place is absolutely amazing from the patio to the comfortable beds
inside there are two king bed/rooms one with an en-suite and the other with a nice huge closet
the bedding and furniture was also clean and comfortable
the place is clean and nice inside
the house is clean and stylish
very spacious and immaculately clean
awesome spot the place is super clean and neat
the apartment was clean and super spacious for our family of 5
our host was quick to response and very helpful
thanks for being a great host jessica
jessica the host is responsive and very hospitable
however the host was easy to contact and responded very quickly
jessica is a great host
perfect location - walking distance to everything
amazing location in downtown pismo
a perfect location with everything you need in walking distance
excellent place close to everything you need
the location is perfect only 2 blocks away from the beach
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6. Spacious house just steps away from the beach (from USD 314)

This chic condominium overlooking the beach is an excellent option for anyone who wants to be close enough to the sea to see it from home. It can house up to eight people in two bedrooms and also comes with a private entrance, two bathrooms, free parking, Wi-Fi, indoor fireplace, and BBQ facilities on the balcony, alongside many other amenities.

Steps from SAND -LUXURY Condo in Heart of PISMO!
Pismo Beach, California, United States
86 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 2 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the condiments and coffee/tea in the kitchen
contemporary furnishings lovely fireplace kitchen with everything we needed and very clean
the condo was perfect for us - comfortable and roomy for all six of us
the beds were very comfortable and the bathrooms were well equipped
the apartment is large modern and can sleep 6 adults comfortably
the place is spotless mattresses are super confortable
sparkling clean upscale style home with 2 huge master bedrooms and bathrooms
the bathrooms are very large clean and equipped with modern amenities
thank you place was great beautiful clean so comfortable easy access
very comfortable and clean good amenities
renata was very responsive whenever we had questions or needed help
renata was very responsive as well
renata and her assistant are very responsive and caring
really comfortable and it was also child friendly too
beautiful the location is perfect
great location just one building away from the beach
we loved the place and the location
you are in walking easy walking distance of the pier and downtown
this location is super and the condo is beautiful we loved it
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7. Cosy apartment in downtown Pismo Beach (from USD 193)

This bright and cheery apartment is located very close to the water and can accommodate up to four guests. The beach is only a short walk away, and the house has excellent views of the sunset. The owners also allow longer rental periods, and the place is equipped with many amenities to ensure a comfortable stay, such as a fully functioning kitchen, laptop-friendly workspace, central heating, and free parking.

Pismo Beach Sand is steps away.
Pismo Beach, California, United States
448 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
jody's apartment was incredibly clean and had all the amenities needed for a nice beach getaway
it makes our getaway and traveling with our little ones much easier and comfortable
very clean convenient and accommodating
jody’s place was clean and cozy
charming and very clean
the place is clean and comfortable
the house is very clean and comfortable
the construction workers were friendly
jody was a great host
jody is a great host
jody is a great host
jodi was a fabulous host
great location in the middle of town
fantastic location just a one minute walk to the beach
the location is perfect
literally steps away from the boardwalk in a great location
the location is so ideal being so close to the beach
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8. Charming, newly updated beach cottage (from USD 182)

This charming vacation cottage is certain to give you a dream beach vacation. Two guests can rest comfortably on the fluffy queen-sized bed and be awakened by plentiful sunlight through the glass doors. These doors open onto a spacious deck with its own barbecue area. Guests can also easily prepare meals in the full kitchen with new stainless-steel equipment. There’s a glass-enclosed shower as well as a seating area where you can enjoy DirecTV. Overnight parking is available on the property. From there, you can conveniently walk to places of interest.

Amazing location, walk to the beach & restaurants!
Pismo Beach, California, United States
158 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and there's a great little space heater for chilly evenings
with all the amenities you need (very comfortable bed well furnished kitchen etc
the cottage is perfect— clean excellent location quiet space nice outdoor patio very comfortable bed
really a treat and great alternative to a hotel room
the cottage was exactly as described: beautiful updated and very comfortable
super clean and quiet
cottage was clean and quiet
it was very clean and had a lot of personal touches
nicely decorated clean updated nicely equipped
loved the cleanliness and the bed was definitely a+
perfect host thanks again sandra
sandra is a wonderful host
sandra was a great host from start to finish
sandra is a wonderful host
parking was easy and sandra was an excellent host
location near beach is ideal
wonderful location for a getaway
great location with easy parking
sandra has a super cute spot in a great location
great location great place
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9. Beautiful, three-bedroom house near the beach (from USD 530)

When you rent this luxurious accommodation, you get to enjoy the whole place, which comes with three bedrooms and three bathrooms. It can house a total number of eight guests. There is a spiral staircase that leads you to a patio with a breathtaking view of the sea. It comes with many amenities such as free parking, Wi-Fi, washer and dryer, and many more.

Hit the Beach from The Spot in San Luis Obispo
Pismo Beach, California, United States
183 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds and couch were soooo comfortable
with some investment in fans or air conditioning it is a perfect getaway
the furniture was very nice and super comfortable
it was very stylish comfortable and had an amazing rooftop deck with ocean view
last but certainly not least the comfortable rooftop offered awesome views of the city and the beach
the unit was clean as was everything in it
clean comfortable beds and each bedroom has a bathroom
the place is modern and clean and well-appointed
kate’s place was beautiful and sparkling clean
it’s a great place to stay and it’s clean and comfortable
the host kate is awesome
host very responsive
kate was a great host though
kate was a wonderful host
kate is a responsive host answering any and all of my questions in a timely manner
very centrally located and a easy walk to beach
the location was perfection
amazing house in a great location
place and location are beautiful
such a great location
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10. Fully furnished apartment with a great view of the beach (from USD 94)

This listing is in a great location since it is close to the beach. It is a great option for both couples and for singles on a long getaway. It can accommodate up to two guests and is available for a minimum rental of 30 days. This is great if you intend to stay in Pismo Beach for a while. It comes with all the essentials you may need for a comfortable retreat, such as an equipped kitchen, free Wi-Fi, a washing machine and dryer, and more.

Mermaid's retreat!
Pismo Beach, California, United States
45 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed is absolutely one of the most comfortable pieces of furniture i have ever laid upon
collette's beach condo is simply lovely: bright and airy with a pleasant deck full kitchen and ocean-themed decor
room was bright and airy good wifi and shower was great hot water came right on
the bed is a little small but fits the room just perfect
clean beautiful and comfortable place
very nice clean cozy and comfortable
it is clean and very spacious for two people
the apartment was very clean and well decorated as well
the studio was nice and clean and had plenty of space
collete was such a gracious host
colette was a very accommodating hostess directions were easy
the host put effort in every detail which made me feel very welcome
the provided tips on nearby places to visit and things to do was very helpful
collette is an amazing host and responds quickly to any and all needs
the location is nice as you can walk to a convenience store or many restaurants
very close to ocean and wonderful restaurants
this place was amazing it is located near the beach within walking and biking distance of restaurants and parks
steps from the ocean the location is fabulous
everything lovely and sweet in a perfect location
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11. Private room with a view of Pismo Reserve (from USD 126)

This private room in a guest suite has a modern and tranquil feel to it, and it comes with a private deck and amazing views of Pismo Reserve from the cozy bedroom. The amenities include toiletries and towels, private entrance, and BBQ grill outside. The owners also allow long term stays and can accommodate up to two guests. You can spend quality time with your partner when you opt to stay here, as the owners will make you feel like you are a part of their family.

Tranquil, Private Room w/ Ensuite and Views
Pismo Beach, California, United States
393 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a little portable heater a cooling fan coffee
the bed feels like you are sleeping on a cloud
i even figured out the tv and the netflix pretty quickly
we appreciated the kitchenette in the room and the ability to make coffee without leaving the house
i loved the comfy bed and the electric tea kettle and selection of teas
extremely clean and stylish
the linens were clean and crisp the towels fluffy and the room spotless
clean with very nice touches
room was clean and well appointed
super cozy room that was very clean and well-equipped
the host is very nice
bethany and oliver are wonderful hosts
bethany and oliver are great hosts
hosts were friendly and helpful
bethany and oliver exceeded our expectations as hosts and we enjoyed getting to know their family
nice location nice room
this is a great location
this a great location
very close to the beach lovely house
i would recommend this location to anyone traveling to pismo beach
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12. Cottage-style hideaway on Shell Beach (from USD 169)

Enjoy a private beach getaway at this cottage-style studio surrounded by citrus trees. Awash in white with minimal, neutral-toned furnishings, this is a lovely space for up to two people. The studio features a queen bed with luxury linens, a full, well-equipped kitchen (there’s even a pour-over coffee carafe), a wall heater, and a bathroom with a shower and tub. There’s also a flat-screen TV, while WiFi connection (albeit, a little slow) is also available. However, with private Shell Beach just 220 steps away from the property, you’re likely to find yourself outdoors more often than not! Also, check out the area’s cafes, deli, breweries, and wineries.

Charming Shell Beach Hideaway
Pismo Beach, California, United States
253 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
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a perfect little ‘hideaway’ for our trip to the pismo beach area accommodations were cozy clean and comfortable
it has an excellent kitchen and everything needed to prepare any meal which we did with ease
clean perfect place in a quiet neighborhood
very clean and she had little personal touches that made the place wonderful
clean and cozy great for a getaway
their communication is 10 stars the cottage was super clean and adorable
it was clean and comfortable with thoughtful touches such as wine and snacks and upgraded towels
wonderful home and hosts
perfect spot and hosts
judy was a great host
stephen and judy were great hosts
stephen and judy were great hosts
wonderful location / fabulous neighborhood
great location close to the beach freeway and downtown
wonderful stay close to downtown slo
such a great location
very cute and quaint cottage located in walking distance to the ocean
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13. Elegant guest suite just steps away from the ocean (from USD 116)

Feel the ocean breeze from this lovely studio that’s just a few minutes away from the beach. With one cushy queen bed and one bathroom, it can accommodate up to two people. Access the space from your own private entrance. There’s a spacious private deck where you can sit back and enjoy a cup of coffee. The studio also features a fireplace for cooler nights. You can prepare quick meals in the kitchenette or explore the many eateries in the vicinity.

The Big Kahuna studio
Pismo Beach, California, United States
988 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
space was was extremely comfortable
very cute room with all the amenities you can ask for
the space was roomy and comfortable
we got plenty of food and a fully equipped kitchen it's amazing
comfortable bed quiet kitchen stocked with coffee snacks dishes small fridge
very nice place clean super comfy bed
clean with lots of thoughtful extra touches
extremely clean and very thoughtful accommodations
a very nice clean place to stay and everything was great
i was amazed of how clean and beautiful the place is
thank you so much colleen for being such an amazing host
host was responsive to booking and all needs during our stay
i absolutely loved this place one of the home owners suggested a few brew pubs to go to
she was communicative easy going and a pleasure to work with when booking the stay
the location is great
great location for walks
great location and comfortable space
the location was perfect within walking distance to the coast and several cute restaurants
i enjoyed the location walking distance to beach and local restaurants close to san luis obispo
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14. Beachside cottage with a boho-chic vibe (from USD 119)

Located close to the shores of the Pacific Ocean, this boho-chic cottage can accommodate up to five guests. It comes complete with one beautiful bedroom and four beds, plus a cozy living room with a fireplace. A great place to relax, this property has facilities such as a laptop-friendly workspace, gym, and a bathtub, among many others. Pets are allowed for an additional fee.

Romantic beach cottage by the sea steps to Sea !
Pismo Beach, California, United States
314 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
most comfortable couch and bed ever
the cottage has character and is comfortable and quiet
wonderful cozy cottage by the sea super comfy bed
diana's place has lot of pre-internet era items placed thoughtfully like binoculars wooden globe tables and closets
living room space is extremely cozy and the bedroom was beyond comfortable
diana's place was clean quiet super comfortable with a big soft bed and beautifully decorated
diana'a place is absolutely adorable clean and quiet and an amazing location
it was clean beautifully cared for and had many decorative touches to enjoy
clean comfy easy to unpack and feel like you're at home in no time flat
every square foot in creatively planned comfortable and clean
diana is a great host
diana is a wonderful host with a wonderful home
diana is a thoughtful and excellent host
diana was so kind to answer all our questions and made our stay amazing
diana is an excellent host with amazing home that's perfect for a getaway weekend
super close to the highway and downtown slo
location was also excellent and situated in a very quiet neighborhood
perfect location close to beach with nearby facilities
great location walking distance to restaurants and the beach
perfect place in a perfect location
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Enjoy your time exploring the beauty of Pismo Beach, California

Now that you know where to stay, your trip to Pismo Beach, California can be planned easily. Get lost in the beauty of this charming beachside city, partake in the different activities and experiences on offer, and make the most of your time here.

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