Real Estate Morro Bay, California
Morro Bay real estate is found along California’s scenic Highway 1. Morro Bay homes for sale in this beautiful historic fishing village offer excellent coastal real estate with fabulous views of ocean, wharf, harbor, as well as, the infamous Morro Rock.
The Morro Bay community hosts many social events throughout the year. In May the Cruisin Morro Bay Car Show allows classic car owners to strut their stuff in style. April winds bring families together for the annual Morro Bay Kite Festival. September’s Avocado & Margarita Festival allows you to sample guacamole to your heart’s content. Then the Morro Bay Harbor Festival in October offers three stages of live entertainment, Kids Carnival Cove, spectacular sand sculpting, a Wine and California Cuisine Pavilion, Roctoberfest Beer Gardens, arts & crafts, and so much more. Then in December there is the delightful Lighted Boat Parade, wherein boats of all sizes decorated with holiday lights line up and cruise the harbor. These are but a few of the many festivals and festivities.
Whale watching is a truly breathtaking experience in the Pacific Ocean off Morro Bay. Sub Sea Tours offers whale watching tours for the chance to see California Gray Whales, Monterey Humpback Whales, Minke Whales, Fin Whales, Blue Whales, as well as the more commonly seen seals, sea lions and sea otters.
Bird lovers migrate to the Morro Bay Estuary, which has been designated a national and state preserve. Over 250 bird species make this bird sanctuary their home. The Morro Bay Winter Bird Festival is held in January each year at which nearly 500 birders participate.
With over 50 restaurants and 34 hotels in this little beach town, obviously tourism is a huge source of revenue, which avails the locals a vast array of options to cure the appetite. While the building of the wharf gave this community it’s start over a century ago, the commercial fishing has been an enormous commodity and continues to be a major resource.
Morro Bay offers a wide range of beach real estate from the very affordable mobile home or the cute little cottage, to the oceanfront secluded estate or coastal ranch, not to mention everything in between. Many homes have fantastic views of the ocean and Morro Rock from a balcony or panoramic views from bayside windows. If the peace and tranquility of listening to the ocean and watching the waves sounds ideal, then Morro Bay has the real estate for you. Call one of the agents at Outland and Associates Real Estate, Inc. today.