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    Sands By The Sea Motel

    9355 Hearst Dr, San Simeon, CA 93452-9750
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    Reviewed 3 August 2015

    This isn't a negative review about this particular hotel as it is an indictment about the "town" of San Simeon, which for all we saw consisted of a few hotels and a few restaurants, just about all of them for people wanting to visit Hearst...More

    2  Thank cwhitley
    Reviewed 24 July 2015

    The reception opens at 1600 so don't get there early. The room was well equipped with coffee, iron & ironing board, breakfast wa taken in the cavalier restraunt next door and good but basic. Close to the beach and good walks along the buff.

    Thank alan c
    Reviewed 3 July 2015

    We stayed here once when using airline miles and found it to be perfectly satisfactory. My main concern with motels is cleanliness and this one was fine. Found out it is owned by the same folks as the more expensive Best Western right next door....More

    Thank Daniel C
    Reviewed 25 June 2015

    Seemed like a nice place. The room was nice and I could hear the ocean. Guy at the desk was friendly and was touting the places amenities as I checked in. Unfortunately, it was nearly 10pm and I had just driven 100 miles. My sleep...More

    Thank Barry P
    Reviewed 12 June 2015

    When entering the room we did not find it particularly inviting - it was dingy and had a fusty rather than fresh smell. Shower, washbasin and toilet were OK and a bid double bed was in the room. There was no aircon, but a big,...More

    1  Thank Peter S
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$110 - US$233 (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 ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    • San Luis Obispo County >
    • San Simeon
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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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    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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    "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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    "We were in an upstairs room which suited us - nice and quiet."
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    "Avoid first floor rooms, you need to keep the windows open and there are people walking around til late at..."
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