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    Sands By The Sea Motel

    9355 Hearst Dr, San Simeon, CA 93452-9750
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    Overview
    • Excellent12%
    • Very good46%
    • Average33%
    • Poor6%
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    Free Wifi
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    Beachfront
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    Pets Allowed
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    71 - 75 of 193 reviews

    Reviewed 14 September 2015

    When we looked at this property on line it looked like a standard motel but the reviews here can lead you to believe it's something better. It isn't. On the plus side the rooms are a reasonable size with two double beds, a desk and...More

    Thank manofekent
    Reviewed 31 August 2015

    What a lovely surprise. There we were expecting a bog standard motel, but ended up having a wonderful stay at the end of a long day on the Big Sur. It started with a heartwarming welcome from Brian who couldn't have been more welcoming and...More

    Thank Tabitha2001
    Reviewed 31 August 2015

    Hotel was Ok for a 2 night stay. Room was large clean, no air con so very hot and stuffy. Bathroom clean but desperately needs a refurbishment. Could not access Wfi during entire stay. Was informed by reception that there is limited access only on...More

    Thank B W
    Reviewed 26 August 2015

    I booked this room online through a site called AMOMA.com (which I found out is in France). My credit card was charged (and paid) before I went. When I got there, I showed them the voucher and they had no record of my reservation. They...More

    Thank coolmoan
    Reviewed 19 August 2015

    This modest looking motel, right by the expensive Best Western, surprised us when we walked into the room: a lovely, clean and large room, with modern decore and new high quality furniture, excellent bed and large bathroom. We gor coupons for continental breakfast in the...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$87 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in San Simeon
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • San Luis Obispo County >
    • San Simeon
    • Also Known As
    • Sands By The Sea Hotel San Simeon ,
    • Sands Motel San Simeon ,
    • Sands Hotel San Simeon
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    Room & Suite (21)
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    Dining (4)
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    Bathroom (6)
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    Simone C
    13 February 2017|
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    Response from Jessica R | Reviewed this property |
    No. And no room deposit either!
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    RetiredTarheel
    19 July 2015|
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    Response from patrick c | Reviewed this property |
    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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    Room Tips
    "Had a king bed , room was big ,, all good"
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    "Get one overlooking the sea much nicer."
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    "all face busy road but did not find noisy"
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    "Rooms 245 & 245 are the only rooms with an ocean view."
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