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    Sands Inn & Suites

    1930 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2616
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    Overview
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good39%
    • Average22%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible7%
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    “waffles” (15 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed January 23, 2017

    SLO isn't cheap so you do get what you pay for around here. But for some reason, I found this place and it wasn't bad. Monterey has most of the motels in town, and I've stayed at a few of them, the last being the...More

    1  Thank d l
    Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

    Sands inn is on a strip with about 12 other SLO hotels. Not far from downtown but definitely not walkable. It looks like a motel. The rooms were comfortable but quite dated. Wi-Fi was terrible so don't plan any important uses of your computer. Service...More

    1  Thank ohdonnaoh
    Reviewed December 14, 2016

    Clean spacious room with nice decor. Had king bed, 2 bedside tables & lamps, table & 2 chairs, desk and chair, long sink counter with towel bars, separate toilet bath/shower room (with operable window). Wardrobe with plenty of hangers. Pretty basic but sufficient for 1...More

    1  Thank Kathy984
    Reviewed December 3, 2016

    I was a bit unsure of what to expect from a motel but this place was awesome. They had cookies when you checked in, were super nice about us getting there early. The bathroom was nice and they tv was too. I really relaxed. Super...More

    1  Thank Rachel G
    Reviewed November 25, 2016

    I am giving this an average rating because it is. It's not great but not horrible. Feels like a motel, which we didn't love. We had a pretty large room with a separate bedroom. Front desk staff was AWESOME. Hot tub was not awesome -...More

    1  Thank travelgames
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Heated pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $94 - $405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 70
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    Pamela K
    August 23, 2016|
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    Response from Bumppa1146 | Reviewed this property |
    I agree with WowPeter. However, I've called or e-mailed the hotel and asked for early arrival and they always arrange for it..........so, do that.
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    Kassie L
    July 25, 2016|
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    Response from MAWWCW | Reviewed this property |
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    January 11, 2015|
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    Response from Matthew W | Property representative |
    Make your own waffles, scrambled eggs, sausage, cereal, oatmeal, yogurt, fresh baked muffins, scones, danish, fresh fruit, bagels, assorted breads, orange juice, coffee, decaf and tea.
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    "Quieter upstairs away from the pool and entry to the property."
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    "The motel offers rooms more removed from the street that; notwithstanding loud drunken neighbors - would be a..."
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    "The king size room has a large vanity area detatched from the large bathroom."
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