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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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Ranked #7 of 16 hotels in Huntington Beach
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pete A Fremont, California
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  • 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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Fremont, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great little place to stay if you like the beach and the beach is right across the street. Good restaurants nearby. Had a great time bodysurfing for the first time in 43 years. Wish we would of had more time to hang there. I definitely will go back.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We stayed 2 nights in 2 rooms. The location was perfect and the rooms had all we really needed for a beach stay. Nothing fancy but nice hot showers and comfortable rooms. Only thing we didn't like was the carpet was a bit dirty and got our feet dirty. Great customer service and good deal!

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Denver, Colorado
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50 reviews 50 reviews
14 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

As other reviews point out, this hotel is a bit dated, but I found it to be clean and in a great location. The staff was super friendly. Being walking distance to downtown was what really made this a great, convenient place to stay. I'm a former HB resident who now lives in Denver, and make trips out to HB... More

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Syracuse, New York
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

This motel is nothing fancy and it is outdated, but it doesn't try to be more than that.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
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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Cedar Creek, Texas
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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Rogers, Arkansas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
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

Boulder, Colorado
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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
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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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72 reviews 72 reviews
69 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 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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Address: 1102 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
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Location: United States > California > Orange County > Huntington Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Sun 'n' Sands Motel 2*
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