We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Sand Castle Inn

    1011 Auto Center Pkwy, Seaside, CA 93955-3614
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    Savings alert: 10% below average rate

    The price you found is 10% lower than this hotel's average rate of US$126/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    US$119
    US$114
    SAVE US$5
    US$119
    US$119
    Traveller (26)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Howard Johnson Express Inn Monterey Seaside
    286 reviews
    #9 of 13 hotels in Seaside
     
    Americas Best Value Inn-Seaside North
    46 reviews
    #8 of 13 hotels in Seaside
     
    Gateway Thunderbird Motel
    69 reviews
    #7 of 13 hotels in Seaside
     
    Econo Lodge Bay Breeze
    103 reviews
    #5 of 13 hotels in Seaside
     
    Overview
    • Excellent28%
    • Very good45%
    • Average18%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Howard Johnson Express Inn Monterey Seaside
    286 reviews
    #9 of 13 hotels in Seaside
     
    Americas Best Value Inn-Seaside North
    46 reviews
    #8 of 13 hotels in Seaside
     
    Gateway Thunderbird Motel
    69 reviews
    #7 of 13 hotels in Seaside
     
    Econo Lodge Bay Breeze
    103 reviews
    #5 of 13 hotels in Seaside
     
    Rooms
    6 Aug7 Aug
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from US$114.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Seaside hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "a8e586bb08294c129de9afd04238c01e", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":596391,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[65705075],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":114,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"a8e586bb08294c129de9afd04238c01e","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":119,"lowestMetaPrice":114,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":119,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":119,"lowestMetaPrice":114,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":119,"hotelName":"Sand Castle Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImE4ZTU4NmJiMDgyOTRjMTI5ZGU5YWZkMDQyMzhjMDFlIiwiQUlLIjoiMWI0ZTFmYzYxOWQxNDVjY2FhNmM4ZWEyNGM5ODc4OTEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "06/08/2017", "checkOut": "07/08/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$114", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"53941620":"TravelocityEWS","32634930":"Expedia","78898437":"OrbitzEWS","65705075":"Hotwire","79450855":"CheapTicketsEWS","68602890":"IB_AnandSystemsInc_1Fum2In","109276030":"HotelsCom2IB","34397554":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (243)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 217 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Very Good managed motell. Free coffee and Tea in the reception. High quallity beds. Free wifi highspeed internet. I could backup 32GB data över night to my cloud. Spotless clean floor and No carpets. Extra pillows it needed. HD cable tv with major US channels....More

    Thank Anders N
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    We were looking for a hotel room with breakfast. This was one of the only ones that had a room left. The beds were comfy and the room was nicely decorated. The breakfast was very basic with toast, muffins and cereal.

    Thank Bordercity
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    It's a super cute little spot, clean, close to lots of things and the whole ordeal was super easy and painless! I booked last minute to come down for a job interview and it was perfect for what I needed. Staff was really friendly and...More

    Thank r_a_henry88
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    staff was friendly and helpful and the place was clean. Easy acess to area events and locations of interest. Very nice place to stay. We arrived after 10:00 oclock and the staff was there waiting for us, no wait no delay, perfect.

    Thank Gary O
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Friendly welcome and big room with a large bathroom. All very clean and comfortable. Surrounded by big brand shops and beach was less than 15min walk. Complementary coffee in reception was also included.More

    Thank niallquinn1989
    Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Sand Castle InnResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Niall, Thank you for your wonderful review, we really appreciate your feedback and your recommendation. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our goal is for our guests to feel as if they're at home, and it sounds like...More

    Howard Johnson Express Inn Monterey Seaside
    286 reviews
    #9 of 13 hotels in Seaside
     
    Americas Best Value Inn-Seaside North
    46 reviews
    #8 of 13 hotels in Seaside
     
    Gateway Thunderbird Motel
    69 reviews
    #7 of 13 hotels in Seaside
     
    Econo Lodge Bay Breeze
    103 reviews
    #5 of 13 hotels in Seaside
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$93 - US$334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 37
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Orbitz, Booking.com, Expedia, Priceline, Agoda, Hotwire, Travelocity, Cancelon and getaroom.com so you can book your Sand Castle Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Monterey County >
    • Seaside
    • Also Known As
    • Sand Castle Hotel Seaside
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (26)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Hotel & Grounds (15)
    Bathroom (6)
    Nearby
    Gateway Thunderbird Motel
    69 reviews
    .07 km away
     
    Howard Johnson Express Inn Monterey Seaside
    286 reviews
    .10 km away
     
    Americas Best Value Inn-Seaside North
    46 reviews
    .53 km away
     
    Econo Lodge Bay Breeze
    103 reviews
    .33 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Gusto Handcrafted Pasta & Pizza
    133 reviews
    .08 km away
    McDonalds
    5 reviews
    .19 km away
    Stammtisch German Restaurant
    93 reviews
    .48 km away
    Papa Chano's
    9 reviews
    .40 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    AiX
    11 reviews
    .74 km away
    Bayonet Black Horse Golf Course
    97 reviews
    2.50 km away
    Frog Pond Wetland Preserve
    19 reviews
    3.73 km away
    Dennis the Menace Park
    602 reviews
    4.45 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    caringkarla
    21 May 2017|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from onecr8zymom | Reviewed this property |
    They do have a handicapped-accessible room, but you should call and see if it's available
    0
    Votes
    Patricia925
    3 July 2016|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from Lisa G | Reviewed this property |
    We didn't see any dogs. You might want to directly contact the Inn.
    0
    Votes
    Elaine S
    15 March 2016|
    Answer
    Response from shoot2thrill | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure since we did not bring any pets
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Perfect spotless clean and roomy"
    Read review
    "call hotel directly for best rate, those web sites, hotel finder apps don't have the best rate..."
    Read review
    "Top floor as near to reception as possible."
    Read review
    "No room will be quiet here."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing