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Sun 'n' Sands Motel

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1102 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Syracuse, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This motel is nothing fancy and it is outdated, but it doesn't try to be more than that. I enjoy staying here because it reminds me of old Huntington before everything turned into a multi million dollar mansion and it was an affordable, laid back surf town with friendly people. The staff couldn't be more helpful or friendly. This is... More

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beachygirl59, Manager at Sun 'n' Sands Motel, responded to this review

so glad you enjoyed your stay. i wish i would have known that you did not see the remote for the air conditioning unit. we do have AC!!!! hope to see you again. much mahalos, carrie More

Las Vegas, Nevada
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014 via mobile

It's a dump. The price isn't worth for what you get. But it has a nice location to the beach and they have great farmers market Fridays i guess not sure, very close to this overpriced motel of very vad quality.. ...... ................. ........... .... .... ..... ..... ........ ......

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Overall we were very happy with the location, price an staff, everything was within walking distance so we didn't need to hire a car, there was a couple of issues with the room on check in, but the manager was straight onto getting them addressed and by the time we returned from looking around it had been fixed, We will... More

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Torrance, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Was down for the Surf City Marathon and wanted to get close to the start line. Hyatt was charging more than $440 a night. Surf 'n' Sands was still a bit pricey for a "Motel" at almost $200 a night, but i figured why not give it a try. Bad idea. The place was disgusting. The best thing i can... More

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beachygirl59, Manager at Sun 'n' Sands Motel, responded to this review

i am seriously very sorry for your worst experience ever. when you made your reservation the day before the surf city marathon, i did tell you that we had a 2 day minimum. i had a smoking room with 2 queen beds with an ocean view that is available for 1 night only. the rate $189.00. the other non smoking... More

Longmont, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

Not the newest or shiniest but superb value and located right on the beach. Pet friendly, the huntington dog beach is a lovely 3 block walk down the beach. 3 blocks the other way is downtown Huntington for food and surf shops.

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Menifee, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

My wife and I stayed here for the weekend it was clean,quiet, & the manager was very friendly. The view of the ocean was beautiful at sunset from the balcony. The location was very convenient we walked to the Huntington pier and shops in less than five minutes. Plenty of restaurants,bars,and clothing stores within walking distance we had a great... More

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Zurich/Switzerland
Top Contributor
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

The Sun 'n' Sands Motel is conveniently located across the street from the beach and within walking distance to many restaurants and shops. The noise from the highway (and other guests) could be bothersome for some travellers (I travel with earplugs). The lady at the front desk was friendly and helpful, and we liked the resident kitties. As for the... More

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Frankfurt
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013 via mobile

If you are in search for a luxury hotel, move right along, this is not it. However, if you are looking for a clean, basic motel with a friendly service and free car parking, on the beach-front, within walking distance from the pier and all the shops and restaurants - look no further. I would stay here again. It was... More

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Manchester, UK
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
40 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

Well we had a great time at this property. Those of you who have tried will know that getting reasonably priced accommodation near the beach, near the centre of Huntington Beach, (Or Newport beach for that matter) particularly on the Pacific Coast Highway itself is impossible! Therefore the Sun n Sands motel is ideal. If you are looking for a... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We seen reviews and thought it could be old but as long as its clean it would be okay for a night or two. What a dirty dump they advertised for $129 per night, we ended up being charged for $179 night, it was worth $29.00 at the most . It Is indeed across from the ocean but pretty much... More

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Also Known As:
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Address: 1102 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
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Location: United States > California > Orange County > Huntington Beach
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Ranked #10 of 16 hotels in Huntington Beach
Hotel Class:2 star — Sun 'n' Sands Motel 2*

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