December, January, February? Winter in Pacific Grove is the perfect time to venture out and enjoy everything this pocket of the coast has to offer – without the crowds. With moderate temperatures, you can rest assured that your escape will be everything you need to recharge.


In need of some trip-planning inspiration? Here are a few can’t-miss activities to pencil in while you’re here.


Ride Along Monterey’s Recreation Trail 

Make the ride as long as you like, but be sure to see Lover’s Point as you take in the breathtaking views along the coastline.


Go Whale Watching 

If you’ve got the time, plan a whale watching tour (we’d love to point you in the right direction!). In case you want to know which whales are moving when, check out this guide.


Hit the Links

Don’t forget your clubs! Pacific Grove and the surrounding area is a golfers’ paradise. Not sure where to go? Here’s a complete guide to golfing in Pacific Grove and the greater Monterey Bay area.


Drive the 17-Mile Drive 

Take in more scenic views on this unbelievably beautiful drive along the coast. Don’t miss the Lone Cypress, a 250-year-old tree perched atop a rocky bluff. 


Brunch Like a Foodie

Treat yourself to the best Pacific Grove has to offer: a diverse range of dining options for all tastes. And what’s more luxurious and screams “vacation” more than settling in for a scrumptious brunch?



As always, if you need a hand with your stay, we’re more than happy to help.

All the best,

The Olympia Lodge Team