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The Joseph House Inn (Bed and Breakfast) Bishop, Ca.

For me, it’s the essence of hospitality, comfort, beauty, delicious food, beautiful decor, lovely rooms and ambiance that pleases your senses, so you want to come back. Also a great location! I recently found this at THE JOSEPH HOUSE INN in Bishop, Ca. By the way, this is the ONLY ‘Bed and Breakfast’ in Bishop. This is a rare jewel, that reminded me of an ‘oasis in the desert’. It’s a beautiful place that welcomes you; especially the hosts, Myriam, Hilde and Max. I felt like I knew them for years. Myriam, the daughter of Hilde and Max, runs the operation and is an outstanding host. You don’t want to miss her gourmet breakfast that is included in your stay. You will be graced with all of the comforts of home; a welcoming glass of wine or beer when you arrive, fresh flowers that adorn your bedroom, fine linens, thick cotton towels, hairdryers, plush robes, TV’s with DVD’s and wireless internet. This 4500 sq.ft. home sits on 3 lush acr
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The Cliffs Resort, Pismo Beach, Ca.

Another real ‘jewel’ of a find, one block from the shops and restaurants in Pismo Beach is The Cliffs Resort. Here’s what I liked about this resort: First of all, the view. It sits on a bluff  right on the ocean; just about every room had a beautiful view of the water. Then, I found the staff  very professional. This California resort will dazzle you with exquisite details, from a heated outdoor pool to a relaxing spa treatment. You’ll love the first-class amenities, newly renovated accommodations, and alluring setting. Located on Shell Beach on California’s amazing central coast, it’s located halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles. A scenic drive to Hearst Castle, and is close to nearby world-class golf courses, theatres, art galleries and more than 80 wineries. Many hotels are close to the water, but the oceanfront Pismo Beach California hotel sits on its very own bluff, overlooking its very own beach. Fresh from a recent guestroom and resta
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Steamers of Pismo Beach, Ca.

Have you ever been on vacation and wanted to find a restaurant with a beautiful view, great service and a tempting menu? This is just what I found when I drove up to Steamers restaurant in Pismo Beach, Ca. The minute I entered the restaurant, I could see the ocean out of most of the windows, no matter where I chose to sit. I knew this was my kind of place. As a matter of fact, the place was packed, and this was during the week, not on a Friday night! Steamers serves lunch and dinner. Since all hotels and restaurants are conveniently located in the town of Pismo Beach, Steamers is a popular dining place for many visitors and guests, within walking distance of their hotels. Every seat in the restaurant has a view of the ocean. Jay Britton, the Manager is very proud of his restaurant. The customer service that you experience from the staff is excellent. Many have been working there for a long time. So what does that tell you? I started off with their award winning, ‘clam chowderR
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