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Morro Bay Sandpiper Inn

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   540 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442
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Ranked #17 of 29 Hotels in Morro Bay
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Natalia N Versailles, France
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Versailles, France
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a lovely budget motel to spend a night or two in this beautiful city. The stuff is very friendly and it was the first and only motel during our trip where they provide you with a free small breakfast (tea, coffee, orange juice, muffins)! It's true that the isolation is not ideal, so you'll probably hear some cars passing... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I enjoyed our visit to the Sandpiper Inn. Our hosts was such a wonderful family, they offered great service as well. We had a nice view from our room and it was very clean and extra comfortable. Nice value. Look forward to our next visit!

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Glendale, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We stayed at the Sandpiper Inn for a quick weekend getaway to Paso Robles wine country. It's about 25 miles from the vineyards. Morro Bay is such a cute little town, very quiet, yet tourist friendly. We've been there a couple of times and have enjoyed it thoroughly. The Sandpiper Inn is clean, very affordable, and a short walking distance... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Very good value but the thin walls kept us up throughout the night because we could hear the neighbor coughing repeatedly. Also, I sleep with ear plugs and it sounded as if they were in our room. This is the only reason I wouldn't stay here again.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We stopped at the Sandpiper Inn on our way through Morro Bay. It's a basic motel but this was all we really needed for one night - a place to sleep and shower. Rooms were a decent size and clean and tidy with things like fridge, microwave and coffee-making facilities if you use those kinds of things (we didn't). Free... More 

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Stayed here one night with my wife and son, on our way from L.A. to SFO. The manager was very nice, and check in was very fast. The room might be a bit old, but it was clean and comfortable. The location is great, just a few blocks from restaurants and attractions. It is very quiet at night, and we... More 

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Frankfurt
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Sandpiper Inn is conveniently located 5 minutes by foot from the Morro Bay waterfront strip with restaurants, shops and the famous Morro Rock. The motel is very reasonably priced for the area with prices ranging from about $45 on weekdays through $120 on the weekend. Rooms are are clean and equipped with standard motel amenities (queen bed, shower tub, sink,... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

2 adults with 2 king rooms were very pleased. A coffee maker, fridge and microwave are great conveniences. The rooms are very clean and maid service is thorough. The beds and pillows are not the most comfortable but I slept very well thank you after a day of seeing the sights. Parking is easy and free right in from t... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

True, this use to be one of the Best places in town when the Older Lady had it No matter what day of the year it was, we were able to get a room at $84.00's per night, not any more, the last time we called it was twice the amount even though we were return customers, this goes to... More 

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Mihir P, Manager at Morro Bay Sandpiper Inn, responded to this review

Hello There, I hope you are doing well. I am sorry you felt the way that you did. I must say that you do not have a right to say that we don't care for our customers or that we are after "bucks". We offer much more than the previous owner did. And I am sure that if you had... More 

Mojave, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I called for the reservation a few weeks before...No problem getting a reservation and kind words greeting me as I drove up to the inn...The hotel clerk was very nice, as was the maid who I've seen there for many years..I am always greeted with a smile...The rooms were nice and clean, the bed comfortable....The location of the hotel is... More 

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Address: 540 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442
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Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Morro Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Morro Bay Sandpiper Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
Rodeway Hotel Morro Bay
Econo Lodge Morro Bay
Morro Bay Econo Lodge
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in Morro Bay

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