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Explore HWY 1’s Discovery Route

From the vineyards of Edna Valley with their exceptional Pinot Noir and Chardonnays, to the unknown beach towns that pepper hwy 101 from Morro Bay up to the southern point of Big Sur, the 100 miles of the HWY 1 Discovery Trail holds something for everyone! El Colibri Hotel located in Cambria is a wonderful… Read more »

Festival of the Arts in Paso Robles

The Central Coast is known as a haven for artists, so when we have an “Art Festival” you are assured to be wowwed! If you enjoy viewing art, buying art, or just being a part of a very fun day in wine country, then mark your calendar for May 25th.

Mother’s Day at El Colibri

If you’re like me, I’m always looking for something new and special to show my love for my mom. She’s received countless bouquets of flowers over the years, jewelry, books, hats and scarves. The gifts she seems to enjoy the most are those she can share with someone.

“Ideal hotel if you are Traveling Highway 1”

“Ideal Hotel if you are Traveling Highway 1” – Reviewed April 11, 2013 We booked this hotel because it was located close to Highway 1 and we needed a hotel close to Hearst castle which we were visiting the following day. The quality of the hotel was outstanding and the staff were very helpful on… Read more »

“Loved this place!”

At the El Colibri, everyone on staff knows that we strive diligently to meet and exceed the expectations of our guests – it’s such a pleasure when it all comes together! “Loved This Place” – Reviewed April 8, 2013 I find it a little nerve wracking to book smaller, non chain hotels online. Not that… Read more »

Enjoying the Sunshine

Where else can you live where you have this absolutely gorgeous Winter weather? Not many places! It’s February 27, and the last few days have been filled with lots of sunshine and warm weather. In fact, today we enjoyed 70 degree weather.

Count Down to Valentine’s Day

I’m not sure what it is, but I do LOVE Valentine’s Day. Admittedly, I’ve always had a ‘thing’ for hearts, and, in fact, have a beautiful red stone heart paperweight sitting aside me as I write this. Hearts show up in other places in my home, too. Like the funky little string of wooden hearts… Read more »

Take a Virtual Tour of Hearst Castle

Hearst Castle, located a mere 7 minute drive from the El Colibri Hotel and Spa is the treasure of the Central Coast. Visiting this extraordinary and majestic home of the late William Randolph Hearst is, in itself, reason enough to plan a trip to the Central Coast. Whether your interests rest with history, architecture, the… Read more »

The Elephant Seals are Here!

If you have yet to see an adult elephant seal up close and personal – NOW is your chance! This time of year a large population of elephant seals arrives at the same location annually to give birth to the young, and mate for the season.

Vine Street Lights

What’s more Christmas-y than lovely, quaint Paso Robles homes adorned with more Christmas lights than you could ever imagine. Every year, the wonderful families on Vine Street in Paso go to all ends to decorate their homes for the holiday. You’ll see 14 blocks of lights, storytellers, Santas, Grinches, Music, Carolers, Dancers, Hot cocoa and… Read more »