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Sands By The Sea Motel

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  • Average34%
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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Room was ok, Bathroom was terrible. The resturant was ok but no great shakes, the steaks were very weird really didn't think the americans could get it wrong, but even they can do a bad steak. The night area was good with the fire burners...More

Thank anthony n
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The property is old, however the room decor was modern & updated. The bathroom was somewhat updated, somewhat old & not well-kept. Overall a very comfortable overnight stay @ a good price, perfectly fine stop near Hearst Castle & if you are driving Highway 1.

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

very disapointed because the motel has no sea view, is not on the beach, there is another hotel between the sands by the sea motel and the sea side, you have no view you have to walk back the other hotel to go to the...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Honestly the perfect place to stay if you need somewhere just to crash on your route. We saw this on Hotel Tonight and were skeptical and first because of the reviews on Yelp. Most of the reviews were regarding the continental breakfast (which we got...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Motel was clean and ample - very reasonably priced - checked in at office of motel next door which was much plusher - staff not very friendly or helpful - our room included free breakfast and staff at restaurant were not at all attentive when...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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US$86 - US$221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 On the Beach Hotel in San Simeon
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#2 On the Beach Hotel in San Simeon
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No. And no room deposit either!
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Free and not a problem. Actually that and the fact that this hotel is right on the ocean sold me on it..... Great value!
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"Ask for a room with a view of the ocean"
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"Corner suites are better to view Ocean and take in Sea breeze!"
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"Had a king bed , room was big ,, all good"
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"Get one overlooking the sea much nicer."
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