We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Morro Bay State Park

State Park Road, Morro Bay, CA 93442
805 772 2694
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #4 of 14 attractions in Morro Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: State Parks, Museums
Activities: Camping
Description: This beautiful state park campground is across the road from the beach.
Write a Review

141 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    66
    59
    11
    2
    3
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

Loved looking at the boats docked at the park. There is also a lovely little restaurant there. Looks like a great campground too

Was this review helpful? Yes
dallas
Top Contributor
155 reviews 155 reviews
39 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

a great place to walk and enjoy the sounds of surf and birds, children playing in the sand and water. A good place to spend the day.

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Diego
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
11 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Early morning walk was relaxing, quiet. Time to think without the business of most beaches. Easy parking, cool campgrounds.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We rode bicycles to the Natural History Museum. It was a nice ride that went along side the bird sanctuary and coastline.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Sutter, California
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

My family and I chose to return to Morro Bay(where we use to live) to celebrate the 4th of July. However, this would be our first and last time camping at this campground. The campground spots are extremely close to each other. The only thing that saved us, was that we were camping with 2 other families so we were... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
simi valley
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

This is my most favorite place to camp! I only wish it wasn't so hard to get reservations, especially for sites with hook-ups... they need more! I love having the marina nearby, the natural history museum and the Bayside Cafe - all within walking distance of the campground!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Colton, California
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
11 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I almost wanted to do 2 separate reviews for Morro Bay State Park. So, we'll start with the park itself: Definitely visit the park and hike the trail up past the golf course which overlooks the bay and Morro Rock. It was beautiful & well-maintained. Definitely check out the Bird Sanctuary along the bay... I have never seen SO many... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Clovis, California
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This is a beautiful beach. It is so long and great for walking. You can walk from Morro Rock all the way to Cayucos. Part of the beach is a bird sanctuary so no dogs are allowed. Because it is so long you never get the sense that is it crowded because there is so much space for everyone.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bakersfield, California
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We did not stay there but visited. It seemed very nice for camping and had good grounds. Fun to sit by the campfire.

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

This was a very nice campground , it was not loud and annoying but full. Staff was real nice and very helpful. There is a great harbor accoss the street with a cafe that has the best fish and chips! Pricey but what isn't these days. Service there was excellent. I would recoment this for a 3 day stay as... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Morro Bay State Park also viewed

Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo County
Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo County
 
Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo County
Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo County
 

Been to Morro Bay State Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Morro Bay State Park, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing