We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 3 Sunset Beach hotels

Sanatra Inn

16555 Pacific Coast Hwy, Sunset Beach, CA 90742 (Formerly Econo Lodge)
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Sanatra Inn to your Saves list
Sanatra Inn
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
57%
Ranked #3 of 3 hotels in Sunset Beach
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 weeks ago
Kimmyac
  • Overview
  • Reviews (32)
  • Photos (9)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (2)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

32 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    8
    11
    1
    4
    8
See reviews for
8
13
3
3
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (2)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This motel has been purchased by new owners and has been completely renovated. It is now called The Ocean Surf Inn and Suites. After booking my stay for Sanatra Inn, I went on yelp and was horrified by the reviews. I was not planning on staying but decided to at least see for myself how bad it was going to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Huntington Beach
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

For a place close to the beach, the price is unbeatable, however....if you are looking for a nice place close to the beach..pass this on by. The room was clean from what I could tell, but major renovation is needed. Cupboard doors don't close, the blinds on the sliding glass door to the DIRTY balcony were broken, it was supposed... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Northampton
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013 via mobile

The advantage this place has is it's location, the building & rooms are in a bit of disrepair, but it is cheap, and mostly clean. The hallways in the common areas are not super clean, but then, that's not where you sleep. You will find bulbs burned out, loose toilet seats, doors that stick, broken hanging blinds, oddball tv's, but... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
London, United Kingdom
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

There are not many places to stay in Sunset Beach and this is my favorite. Really close to the beach, a walk to the canals but not too far. Really good value with good management, happy to help. There are,'t many shops nearby so def stop on route for supplies. Good location if you are planning on spending the whole... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Bowling Green, Kentucky
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

If you are looking for a place to crash and shower while in the Los Angeles area, then look no further. The owner checked us in late and made it a speedy process as we were very tired. The room was cleaned well, the bed was comfortable, and she gave us the room with a balcony with a great view... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Phoenix, Arizona
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
17 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

Basic economy hotel with walking access to the beach and ocean view from some rooms. Fridge and microwave in room. Clean and affordable. If you want to be able to walk to the beach and don't need any frills....this is the place

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
San Diego, California
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012

We've stayed with friends and hired two rooms for one week with ocean view. It's very close to the beach. The room was a little bit worn out but clean. There were no bugs and the mattress, blankets were okay. And yes this room was cheap and that's what we wanted because most of the time we were out for... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Top Contributor
113 reviews 113 reviews
106 hotel reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

I stayed in this hotel on three occasions and in three different rooms. The hotel is in great location. It is located in second row from the beach and it is very close to the restaurants and bars in the pleasant community of Sunset beach. The building is older and it is getting a bit worn out, especially the common... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Simi Valley, California
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2011

This is the most disgusting hotel I have ever seen. Beds were filthy with springs sticking out of mattress. Then to top it off we saw bugs between the mattress. Went to tell manager about the problem she had the nerve to say that we probably brought them with us. We were willing to pay for the night we stayed,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2011

To start with its a beautiful place located next to the beach.. not to forget SANATRA INN IS VERY POCKET FRIENDLY . I have been there in april 2011 with my husband . we have been offered with the best they could with the price we paid. My husband being allergic to dust was very concerned about the cleanliness and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Sanatra Inn, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Sanatra Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Sanatra Inn

Address: 16555 Pacific Coast Hwy, Sunset Beach, CA 90742 (Formerly Econo Lodge)
Location: United States > California > Sunset Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline so you can book your Sanatra Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Sanatra Hotel Sunset Beach
Sanatra Motel Sunset Beach

9 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (6)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)

Amenities

Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette
Number of rooms
23

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer