The Shell Beach Inn is located just a short stroll from the Pacific. Enjoy spectacular sunsets and breathtaking scenery from a nearby park and gazebo overlooking the ocean.
This is also an ideal spot for observing the abundant coastal wildlife including playful sea otters, sun-bathing seals, dolphins and even grey whales.
Discover a nearby stairway leading to a secluded beach where tide pools and rock caves entertain, and educate youthful explorers.
In addition to our famous beaches, visitors enjoy many other area activities including drive-on sand dunes, surfing, kayaking and antique shopping.
Shell Beach Inn is part of the Martin Resorts family of premier hotels on California's Central Coast. Martin Resorts has the perfect Central Coast hotels to make your California weekend getaways, business trips, and family vacations unforgettable. From wine country to beach hotels, all of our California hotels are located halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco, with easy access from Highway 101.
Enjoy fabulous wine country, California's best beaches, great golf, Hearst Castle, and much more. Stay with Martin Resorts and enjoy the finest Pismo Beach Lodging and Paso Robles Lodging on the Central Coast.