Girls just want to have fun! And Wine Coast Country, with its bounty of vacation rentals, quaint B&Bs, and comfortable accommodations, is the perfect weekend destination for a variety of activities that would suit any girl’s personality and desires. This might include a day at the spa, shopping, restaurants, antiquing, sipping wine, or simply spending time with friends for a getaway staycation.
The Artsy Girl: Head to the quaint town of Cambria and enjoy the afternoon wandering the charming streets, filled with some of the best art galleries and studios on the Central Coast including the world-renowned Seekers Glass Gallery. Next, take a walk to scenic Moonstone Beach and enjoy a day in the sun with your gal pals. To round out the weekend, drive up the coast to San Simeon and the historic Hearst Castle, where history meets elegance in this one-of-a-kind landmark known for its extensive art collection dating all the back to the third century.
The Spa Girl: Looking for relaxation? Look no further than Avila Beach where relaxation, scenic views and wine tasting combine to create one unforgettable weekend. Start off the morning at Sycamore Mineral Springs and indulge in one of their Spa Girl Packages, complete with a facial, massage, and mineral spa treatment, followed by lunch at the Gardens of Avila Restaurant. Next, ride your bikes down the Bob Jones Trail to Avila Beach and enjoy the abundance of wine tasting rooms, restaurants, and shops that line the charming boardwalk of this tucked-away town.
The Discovery Girl: Grab the girls and get away to Cayucos for a peaceful weekend far from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Discover tasty eateries such as The Brown Butter Cookie Factory or enjoy the afternoon antiquing , shopping, and visiting the Elephant Seal Rookery, home to over 15,000 animals. Finish your weekend with a glass-blowing class in Harmony at Harmony Glassworks, famous for its art gallery, working glass studio and glass education facility.
The Adventure Girl: Looking for a breath of fresh air? The unspoiled, authentic vibe in Nipomo offers a weekend of thrills at the southern end of San Luis Obispo County. Spend the afternoon taking a spin on your ATV through the Oceano Dunes, followed by a picnic on the beach. Then lace up your hiking shoes for an exhilarating walk on the Oso Flaco Lake Trail, where hikers find themselves surrounded by wildflowers, arroyo willows and wax myrtles. Finish the weekend with a round of golf at the Monarch Dunes Golf Resort, famous for its natural beauty and world-class fairways.