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Surf & Sand Resort

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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Parking
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Location is amazing. We were in king tower room and high tide would be just under our balcony. Observed two whales, dolphins, and a sea lion from the balcony as well as amazing sunsets. We were NOT told there is no air conditioning and we...More

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Response from Misty L, Manager at Surf & Sand ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear TwoTravelers, Thank you so much for the review. I am absolutely thrilled to read that you saw whales, dolphins AND a sea lion during your visit. How incredible! We appreciate all of your feedback and it will be shared with our entire leadership team....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in two different parts of this place and had a wonderful time in each part! Sandra and the whole staff were soo wonderful and all in all this place is just a gem! Not cheap, but worth every dime! The reception We Got...More

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Response from Misty L, Manager at Surf & Sand ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Klaus, Thank you so much for the five star review. We are thrilled that you had a wonderful time. We appreciate the kind words you left in regards to Sandra.... we will be sure to celebrate her success. Thank you! Kindly, Misty L. Director...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found this property on trip advisor and was attacted to the beachfront location and many reviews of return guests. With only one day in Laguna Beach, we really wanted to take it all in. The resort was comfortable, however I had a very bad...More

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Response from Misty L, Manager at Surf & Sand ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Vanmglass, Thank you so much for the review. I am very sorry to read that you had a negative experience with our valet team. We pride ourselves in the services we provide for our guests, so this is especially disheartening. If you do visit...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Surf & Sand as our first night away from our children (ever). We've stayed down in Laguna Beach a couple times years ago before we had kids so that we could surf down in San Clemente, but never...More

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Response from Misty L, Manager at Surf & Sand ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Venicegirl, Thank you so much for the detailed review. We really appreciate all of your feedback and it will be shared with our entire leadership team. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our neighbor rate. Keep an eye out for any emails...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Of course I would love for this hotel to be more affordable for more frequent stays, but then it perhaps would lose its charm. Overall I was thoroughly impressed. Amazing rooms, stunning views, walking distance from many shops and restaurants, and the service was spectacular....More

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Response from Misty L, Manager at Surf & Sand ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Missmadisonv, You don't have to dream it.... come visit us again soon! Thank you so much for this incredible review. We truly appreciate it. Kindly, Misty L. Director of Rooms

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$362 - $820 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Laguna Beach
#4 Spa Hotel in Laguna Beach
#4 Business Hotel in Laguna Beach
#6 Family Hotel in Laguna Beach
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Laguna Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$362 - $820 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Laguna Beach
#4 Spa Hotel in Laguna Beach
#4 Business Hotel in Laguna Beach
#6 Family Hotel in Laguna Beach
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Laguna Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Wille816
February 7, 2018|
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Response from Joe R | Reviewed this property |
Recommend using Uber. Resort is easy walk to shops and restaurants in town.
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Victoria R
January 31, 2018|
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Response from Shelley R | Reviewed this property |
I too recommend calling the hotel in advance and explaining your situation to see if they can accommodate your request for an upgrade. As for the comment above urging you to choose Pelican Hill or Monarch Beach instead I... More
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BeckyLM22
January 24, 2018|
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Response from Carpe-DiemJE | Reviewed this property |
I'm afraid I never used the pool but it sure looked relaxing. My guess would be that it's heated. The hotel concierge would definitely know if pool is heated.
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"we had a corner room. i could live on the balcony...if it were possible!"
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"every room has an ocean view out to Catalina island and from the towers you can see up to Newport and down to..."
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"Oceanside by pool area"
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"Don't sleep with your door open. The waves are loud enough through them closed. And don't be afraid..."
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