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Sandcastle Inn

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100 Stimson Ave, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
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El Dorado Hills, California
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very nice hotel right at the beach. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Room was clean and comfortable. The pier is an easy walk away. They had a little breakfast in the morning. Nothing special(except for the do it yourself waffle machine!) but, it did the trick. We would stay here again.

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Thank WendyJones
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great expierence and excellent customer service. Came to Pismo Beach for a weekend get away and got a room next to the beach. Beautiful view of the beach. I also had excellent customer service by Marelene and Mikal. They really went above and beyond with their customer service. I would highly recommend this place. Thanks again to Marlene and Mikal... More 

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Thank Bay2Bay
Manager423, General Manager at Sandcastle Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so very much for being our guest and for your review of your stay with us. I am so pleased that our staff provided excellent customer service, and will be sure to let Marlene and Mikal know. We truly do look forward to your next stay with us. Thanks again. Kind regards, Roger Wightman General Manager More 

Santa Maria, California
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105 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had reserved two rooms at the Sandcastle one for myself and one for my son and daughter-in-law with my ex. At 2:30 AM the day of check-in my daughter-in-law's father had a stroke in Illinois. When I got to the Sandcastle and explained the situation they were great and cancelled one of the rooms without charge. They didn't have... More 

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Thank George H
Manager423, General Manager at Sandcastle Inn, responded to this review

My staff and I are very sorry about your families medical emergency and are glad that we were able to assist you in a very efficient manner. We appreciate you as our guest and look forward to your return again very soon. Thanks very much. . Warm regards, Roger Wightman General Manager More 

Fountain Valley, California
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217 reviews
52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a lovely stay here. We enjoyed an oceanfront room and listened to the surf all night. The room was very comfortable. The proximity to downtown allows you to walk to shops and restaurants. The staff was pleasant. I did not give five stars because there is no pool and the hotel does not offer beach chairs to allow... More 

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Thank Sheri V
Manager423, General Manager at Sandcastle Inn, responded to this review

Thanks very much Sheri for being our guest and for your review of your recent stay. I am very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us overall. I appreciate your comments as well about beach amenities; this is certainly something that we will look into further. Thanks again for being our guest. Kind regards, Roger Wightman General Manager More 

Bakersfield, California
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The location is the best. The price is reasonable considering the amenities and luxury. No need to drive anywhere because it's all right there. Beach combing, fishing, strolling, eating, and shopping are steps away.

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Thank Chuck B
Manager423, General Manager at Sandcastle Inn, responded to this review

Thanks Chuck for being our guest and for your review of your recent stay. My staff and I are very happy that you had a first class stay at our downtown beachfront inn. It truly is about location, isn't it? And, Pismo Beach does have everything you need to have some summer fun. We can't wait to see you again... More 

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5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very happy with the location of the hotel. Rooms were clean and check in was easy. Check in is late(4:00) but they let us use their parking and we walked around and checked in around 3 and they let us in our room a bit early. Super convenient to the beach. We came back to hotel and went strait to... More 

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Thank Mary M
Manager423, General Manager at Sandcastle Inn, responded to this review

Thanks very much Mary for being our guest. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us overall at our downtown beachfront inn. You'll be happy to hear that we are planning a complete property renovation later this year that will include the installation of a/c in our rooms. We can't wait to see you again. Sincerely, Roger Wightman... More 

San Antonio, Texas
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our second sibling reunion at Sandcastle Inn. Once again, it was the perfect site for our gathering. Pismo Beach is a great little town to spend time in, if you enjoyed the 50's and 60's, and the Sandcastle Inn puts you right on the beach in the heart of town. You can easily walk to any restaurant or... More 

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Manager423, General Manager at Sandcastle Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much Rick for sharing your experience at our hotel with others. I am very pleased that we were able to be a part of your sibling reunion here at our downtown beachfront inn. It is great to hear as well that you all were able to enjoy a glass of wine while watching the sun set over the... More 

Visalia, California
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Michael at the front desk was beyond accommodating. Our room was lovely! The view was incredible and our beds were so comfortable. This is my favorite place to stay for a comfortable vacation. There was a farmers market a few feet away. It was so lovely!

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Thank lezziedee
Manager423, General Manager at Sandcastle Inn, responded to this review

I am very pleased that you had a first class stay with us. I'm especially happy to hear that Mikal provided you with outstanding customer service, which is something we strive to provide each and every day. I very much appreciate your thorough review as well. My entire staff and I can't wait for your return visit again, soon we... More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We only stayed for a night on our road trip along the coast. The room location was good and the hotel staff were very friendly and helpful. My only criticism was that on arrival the room carpet had just been cleaned so was wet throughout the time we stayed in it. The room was damp and as a consequence a... More 

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Thank Glynis2014
Manager423, General Manager at Sandcastle Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much Glynis for being our guest at our beachfront inn and for your review of your recent overnight stay. While I am very pleased that you truly enjoyed your stay overall, it was disappointing to here about the damp carpet; I am very sorry about that. I will insure this is corrected going forward. Thanks again. Kind regards,... More 

Pomona, California
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed my stay here. The room was clean, the bed comfy, the breakfast very tasty and the view from my balcony was wonderful. I enjoyed sitting on the balcony eating my dinner and breakfast, listening to the waves, feeling the breeze, and people-watching.

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Thank Dzinerdeb
Manager423, General Manager at Sandcastle Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much Debbie for being our guest and for your very thorough review of your recent stay. I am so pleased that you were truly able to just sit back and relax on your private balcony and truly take in all that beautiful Pismo Beach has to offer. My fantastic staff and I can't wait to have you join... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
There’s so much to see in Pismo Beach and it begins with our property, featuring an upper deck with lounge chairs and a fireplace and some of the best views in the city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandcastle Inn

Address: 100 Stimson Ave, Pismo Beach, CA 93449
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Pismo Beach
Price Range: $206 - $425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sandcastle Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 75
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Also Known As:
Sandcastle Hotel Pismo Beach
Sandcastle Inn Pismo Beach
Sandcastle Pismo Beach
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
#11 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
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