Gay Morro Bay

The seaside village of Morro Bay is a picture-perfect getaway for gay travelers seeking outdoor adventures and a gorgeous natural setting. Located along scenic Highway 1 midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, Morro Bay is easy to reach and hard to leave.

(above: Gay Travel Guru Janelle K. Eagle takes you on her weekend getaway to Morro Bay)

Once you experience the beauty and charm - not to mention the fun you’ll have kayaking, biking, fishing, beachcombing and just plain relaxing - you’ll wonder why you’d ever go anyplace else.

Of course, with its busy harbor and active fishing industry, Morro Bay is known as the place in San Luis Obispo County to savor local seafood, including local oysters and fresh salmon. Foodies delight in its proximity to world-class wineries and bounty of dining options – from fresh seafood straight out of the bay to local farm-to-table cuisine. Surrounding farms and vineyards yield a bounty of outstanding food and wines served with flair at Morro Bay’s renowned harbor-view restaurants. For many, it’s the antiquing, shopping and browsing the art galleries that pulls them in. Most importantly, capping it off is Morro Bay’s family, LGBTQ & pet-friendly, laid-back style; a warm and welcoming all-inclusive backdrop to the vacation of your dreams. 

Arts & Culture

Discover unique shopping, art galleries and museums in beautiful Morro Bay. Stroll along the Embarcadero or quaint downtown and enjoy one-of-a-kind boutiques, jewelry stores, art galleries and more. Find unique gifts, antiques, and hidden treasures! Check out distinctive coffee shops, wine tasting bars, live music venues and more in a working fishing village that will lift your spirits.

Outdoors person

Whether your adventurous spirit is intense or serene, you can discover the best of the outdoor life in Morro Bay. From kayaking, sailing or surfing to hiking, biking or golfing; stand-up paddle boarding or horseback riding on the beach to world class surfing; Morro Bay offers truly unique experiences on and off the water.

For the romantic

Miles of unspoiled beaches, a beautiful bay stretching out in front of you, a relaxed pace to match your mood. Enjoy long walks, cozy hotels, wine-tasting, incredible dining experiences, waterfront views and the time to take it all in. Enjoy horseback riding on the beach, leisurely biking trails and harbor walks.  Morro Bay is the perfect spot for your romantic getaway with your special someone.


Discover unique shopping in beautiful Morro Bay. Explore Old Town, the Embarcadero and North Morro Bay for intriguing, distinct experiences. There is something for everyone in this beautiful coastal village; handcrafted items, unique jewelry finds, distinctive clothing, antiques and one-of-a-kind treasures. Carve out some time to stroll through the boutiques, galleries and shops in Morro Bay. Enjoy the casual pace as you discover the local shopping flavors in Morro Bay.