Dogs are our link to paradise. They don't know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring - it was peace. - Milan Kundera.

Enjoy the tranquil seaside paradise of Pismo Beach in autumn, with 26 miles of white sandy beach to explore, dog-friendly winetasting rooms and vineyards, delicious dog-welcoming restaurants, and dog-friendly oceanfront accommodations. The quintessence of California’s surfing lifestyle, Pismo Beach is the perfect pairing of Wine & Waves creating a truly “Classic California” experience.  One of the few remaining laid back beach towns on the Coast of California, Pismo Beach offers an escape from the stresses of modern city life for you and your canine companions. Overlooking more than 26 miles of pristine Pacific coastline, visitors treasure Pismo Beach's great weather, plethora of outdoor activities to do with your dog, rich wild life and nature preserves, seaport inspired cuisine, and dog-friendly downtown wine tasting rooms.  Conveniently located halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles along Pacific Coast Highway and CA-Highway 101, Pismo Beach enjoys a close proximity to the neighboring world class wine producing regions of the Edna Valley, Arroyo Grande Valley, Avila Valley, Paso Robles, Santa Maria Valley and Santa Rita Hills where wine tourists and their dogs can visit local dog-friendly wineries in as little as 10 minutes from their Pismo Beach accommodations. See Pismo Beach’s wide variety of lodging choices obliging every budget and lifestyle, including dog-friendly options, by visiting Classiccalifornia.com.