What to Do in Lompoc
Lompoc, California is home to numerous attractions and events that are perfect for children and adults alike. Lompoc’s natural beauty and small-town charm will win over any visitor that passes through. Explore the diverse local wineries, the nearby Danish town of Solvang, the thrilling Skydive Santa Barbara, or the exciting tables of Chumash Casino. Centrally located, the Embassy Suites by Hilton Lompoc – Central Coast puts all the attractions within reach during your trip to the region.
While you are here, be sure to check out some of these attractions:
Vandenberg Air Force Base
Regarded as one of the premier Air Force Space Command bases, Vandenberg Air Force Base sits less than 10 miles northwest of Lompoc, CA. With launches periodically throughout the year, the base is always abuzz with both private contractors and government employees working on the next great satellite or rocket.
Central Coast California is home to some of the finest wines in the country. With a Mediterranean climate and mountainous landscape, Lompoc and its surrounding area produces a wide variety of wine. Come explore the Lompoc Wine Ghetto, Sta. Rita Wineries, and much more in this Oenophilia’s paradise.
Lompoc’s mild climate means it’s golf weather all year round. Perfect for golfer of all skill levels, the Lompoc area has multiple scenic courses using the Central Coast’s natural beauty as obstacles and hazards. Explore top tier courses like La Purisima and Village Country Club during your trip to Lompoc.
A quaint Dutch town nestled in the Santa Ynez Valley, Solvang, CA offers visitors a plethora of restaurants, shops, and attractions. Only 20 miles away from the Embassy Suites Lompoc, Solvang is the perfect destination for a unique day trip. Explore all the quirks and culture at the Central Coast gem.
Central Coast Destination Dining
From the Central Coast's legendary tri-tip bbq joints to a phenomenal array of local restaurants, Lompoc CA is one of California's most underrated foodie destinations. Treat yourself to the meaty goodness of the Firestone Grill or wine and dine at D'Vine Wine Bar & Bistro!
One of the hottest entertainment venues in the area, Chumash Casino offers more than just your average casino games. Laugh with the a-list comedians, dance to world-recognized musicians, and dine at critically-acclaimed restaurants. For a fun night out, head over to the Chumash Casino.
Central Coast Beaches
The unparalleled beauty of California’s Central Coast is on full display near Lompoc. Watch beautiful sunsets over the Pacific or observe the abundance of wildlife in the region. With great beaches nearby like Surf Beach and Ocean Park, an ideal hike is sure to be in your future.
Other Notable Attractions
There is so much to do and explore in Santa Barbara County. Here is a list of some of the other area attractions worth checking out!