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Sanctuary Beach Resort

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3295 Dunes Rd, Marina, CA 93933
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Purchased a voucher for a one night stay for my boyfriend and I. I was very impressed with the property (sweet little rooms) and very helpful service. You can't beat the fact that you are ocean front. We stayed in a top floor with ocean views, which I would definitely suggest for more privacy. My only complaint would be that... More 

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Monterey, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is the third year we have held our family reunion at the Sanctuary and the first time *I* have been the organizer. It is a lovely beach resort w/choice of beach front bungalows or bungalows a bit back from the beach. It was very quiet and feels private and secluded. We all felt like we were living at the... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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28 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful. Quiet. Dreamy beds. Amazing view. And our own cart to roam about in! We loved this place!! Do get an ocean view and second floor for a best view. The staff in the main lobby were very accommodating. Only disappointment was with the breakfast with non-ripe fruit and no condiments for the bagels. I think we'd go out next... More 

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3 hotel reviews
211 helpful votes 211 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a bit early to check in, but I checked anyways. The staff was very friendly and said they would call when my room was ready. 30 minutes later my room was ready. Unfortunately the restaurant was not open until 4, so I just cruised around Marina. Not much to do there, and I ended up at the beach.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Sanctuary Beach is a world class resort with a first class staff. Our accommodations were spectacular, as were our panoramic views of the beautiful beach and dunes. Eduardo, our bell hop, not only took care of our bags, but serenaded us on the ukulele at dinner! The ambiance and the people are so nice, it’s no wonder he said that... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful quite place to relax and enjoy nature. The view ocean amazing! Would stay there again and recommend it to anyone traveling down the coast. The room was very comfortable with peace and quite.

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Patterson, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is just breath taking! We loved the rooms. None of the balconies face eachother. All facing the water. The restaurant was amazing for dinner! Had sushi for lunch and it was also wonderful. Sunset they have a bomb fire. Beautiful beach. Nice pool and Jacuzzi. Little pricey BUT SO WORTH IT!

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Oak Forest, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the most beautiful hotel I have ever stayed in. My room was on the first floor and facing the beach...what a gorgeous view! I sat out on the sand from high above the shore and watched the sunset. The room itself was so comfortable, luxurious and homey at the same time. With the fireplace on and the window... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in a ocean view junior suite. The room has a wonderfully comfortable king size bed, the living area has a sofa, chair and large coffee table. There is also a marble topped table which could be used for eating at. The kitchen area is compact and well equipped with coffee maker and microwave, cups, glasses ice bucket etc.... More 

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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment you check-in until you check-out...you won't be disappointed with a stay at this Sanctuary. We have been staying at this property for 10 years. The moment you arrive and get your cart...you leave your worries behind. We decided to start our stay with in-room massage for two. Now THAT is the way to start your vacation. Very... More 

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