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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%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Breakfast included
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

    Been to this motel with my wife, Rooms are not to bad, its just by the coast good location. I would give 4 star if we didnt wait 25 minutes at the restaurant for our breakfast. We also witnesed one of the waitresses arguing with...More

    Thank Deniz A
    Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

    This was a wonderful place to stay. I had booked this room though a 3rd party site and my name was not on file, but the staff was friendly and accommodating. The hotel had a restaurant on site that had some issues with being under...More

    Thank HKittyEatsJBeans
    Reviewed 6 April 2017

    Trying to get in contact with the hotel via e-mail as I never received an e-mail booking confirmation when booking via their website and would like to have this. Have tried to contact them via the e-mail address on the hotel website and via also...More

    Thank rml33333
    Reviewed 3 April 2017

    A group of us met up at Sands by the Sea for a week-end stay and re-visit to Hearst Castle. The motel shares grounds with Cavalier motel.... it's an old bldg., but well kept both inside and out. One thing I found interesting, no towel...More

    Thank avoma42
    Reviewed 1 April 2017

    Lovely motel for a stopover​ on the way to San Francisco​. Bit scuffed and old in places, but we expected that. The fire pits they light on the beach every night and the heated pool and hot tub are a great idea and a lovely...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$82 - US$178 (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 ,
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    Traveller (105)
    Room & Suite (21)
    Pool & Beach (19)
    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (65)
    Bathroom (6)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Simone C
    12 February 2017|
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    Response from Jessica R | Reviewed this property |
    No. And no room deposit either!
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    RetiredTarheel
    18 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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