Avila Beach is known as the Central Coast's Pocket of Sunshine!! Conveniently located three miles off Highway 101 in the heart of the Central Coast, halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco, the Resort is poised on the curve of the San Luis Bay. Slip on your ray bans for some beachy photos under the palm trees, enjoy a tasty s’more by our beachside fire pits, sip on a refreshing cocktail while playing lawn games, dance the night away under the warm glow of our string lights, or kick off your shoes and sink into the Adirondack recliners! There are endless photo opportunities on property! Take the six-seated golf cart with your photographer for photos around the beachfront, estuary and mountain areas on property! Mr. Ricks is a local bar within walking distance for your after party!