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Arnie's ATV Rentals

311 Pier Ave, Oceano Dunes State Vehicle Recreation Area, Oceano, CA 93445-9729
+1 805-474-6060
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Amazing ATV experience

My experience at Arnie's ATV was excellent. But be careful when you're entering Arnie's ATV Rentals... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Terrence Y
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Toronto, Canada
Awesome

We did this activity with our family of 4 including two teenagers as part of our 5-week trip to the... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2017
EJ070
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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We rent ATV's (All Terrain Vehicles i.e.: quads) for riding on the former Pismo Dunes (Oceano Dunes State Vehicle Recreation Area today.) At Arnie's visitors will find a rare opportunity to tour one of the largest coastal sand dune ranges in the world. Arnie's ATV Rentals is located on the Central Coast of California - and provides you with a way to see the dunes up close and personal!
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311 Pier Ave, Oceano Dunes State Vehicle Recreation Area, Oceano, CA 93445-9729
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My experience at Arnie's ATV was excellent. But be careful when you're entering Arnie's ATV Rentals location on the phone. There are 2 of them, and I went to the wrong one (North 2nd St). The correct location is Pier Ave. But don't worry, as...More

Thank Terrence Y
Reviewed August 9, 2017

We did this activity with our family of 4 including two teenagers as part of our 5-week trip to the USA. And this will certainly be one of the highlights of the trip for the kids. Awesome to explore the dunes with the ATV's. This...More

Thank EJ070
Arnies_ATV_Rentals, Manager at Arnie's ATV Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

Thank you for the kind words. We love our customers and appreciate especially when they take the time and leave such a nice review. :) --Connie

Reviewed July 28, 2017

I can't say enough great things about Arnie's ATV Rentals. Both Tina (owner) and Audra were fantastic and helped us on our first ATV adventure on the sand dunes. It was a well-organized operation. Check in at the store at 311 Pier Avenue, Oceano. From...More

Thank Lisa S
Arnies_ATV_Rentals, Manager at Arnie's ATV Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2017

Thank you so much for your review - you are right about the gloves. I will forward your review to Arnie's ATV owner, Gail Marshall and she will be thrilled. We will look forward to seeing you again. Thank you for choosing Arnie's ATV Rentals...More

Reviewed June 20, 2017

Took my kids out to ride the ATV's for my daughter's 17th birthday. It was great they gave us basic instructions, told us where the best places to explore would be. Gave us a heads up on some of the dangers and then let us...More

Thank mphernandez35
Arnies_ATV_Rentals, Manager at Arnie's ATV Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2017

What a nice review. Thank you so much. We enjoy our customers and love when they tell us it was "the time of their lives." Thank you so much for sharing. Oh, our Early Bird Special is now only Monday-Thursday with an advance reservation, arrival...More

Reviewed May 10, 2017

The people here are so nice and so helpful. We had an amazing time doing the dunes!!! HIGHLY recommend!!

Thank punkin44
Arnies_ATV_Rentals, Manager at Arnie's ATV Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

Thank you!

Reviewed April 5, 2017

Rented two 250 cc quads with this company to ride the sand dunes. Great fun. Some drop offs are extreme so being cautious is a must. The quads were in decent repair. Great friendly helpful staff who made a conscious effort to be helpful and...More

Thank Physioshell2014
ArniesATV, Manager at Arnie's ATV Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2017

Thank you for your kinds words. We are glad you chose to mention the extreme drop off out here at the Dunes in your review We tell people everyday about the drops and it means so much more coming from a previous customer. Only once...More

Reviewed January 3, 2017 via mobile

Last minute decision to experience the dunes with the kids 13, 13, 9). I used to race dune buggies here 25 years ago and wanted my kids to enjoy the excitement, speed, challenge and fun of the dunes. What had changed in 25 years is...More

2  Thank Funnier1
Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

First, best prices out there that includes helmets, ride to the starting location and the ride. We rented four ATVs for two hours and it was just over $200 with our discount for the place we were staying. Staff was outstanding, equipment was great and...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Had so much fun. Nice people. Gave great instructions and had very good ATV's. Newer and in great working order. They had some of the better prices too. Would definitely go back to Arnie's.

1  Thank Vicki C
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Booking with Connie was fairly easy and pleasant. She asked a lot of questions to make sure we got the right equipment. When we got there, checking was pretty easy too. Then we drove on the beach (which was neat) to the ATVs. The guy...More

2  Thank Laurel W
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Arnies_ATV_Rentals
February 4, 2017|
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Response from Arnies_ATV_Rentals | Property representative |
Right now we are in our winter Hours and closed on Tuesday and Wednesdays. Our first rides are scheduled for 91m ... we suggest calling in advance and finding out the particulars for that day you wish to ride... More
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Crystalchai
February 17, 2015|
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Response from Arnies_ATV_Rentals | Property representative |
Wow - it was great that previous riders responded to your question before I could. Thank you "Mackanna" and "HavingFun." Two-wheel drive cars can drive on the beach - it is an Off Road Riding area after all. Most of our... More
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