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    Sands By The Sea Motel

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    9355 Hearst Dr, San Simeon, CA 93452-9750
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    Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

    Stayed here after a long driving day and found the motel to provide good value with tidy and clean rooms, near the ocean and right next door to a restaurant (which is annex to a Best Western hotel) where breakfast was available but the guests...More

    Thank engped
    Reviewed July 25, 2016

    We recently did a 6 day trip up the Central Coast. San Simeon was our first stop and stayed here. We chose this motel because it was pet friendly and didn't want to stay at a Motel 6. We were not disappointed. Clean, good size...More

    Thank Nadith1970
    Reviewed July 25, 2016

    We had a lovely, super clean room with a huge bathroom and an amazing shower. The place was perfectly located halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles and was a perfect place to stop for the night and just relax. Receptionist was so nice and...More

    Thank Sara V
    Reviewed July 3, 2016

    Room clean and tidy but had a smokey smell which surprised me as we had no smoking rooms. Well placed location on the beach and handy for restaurants (short walk) was fine for one night stay but wouldn't want a long stay.

    1  Thank David M
    Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

    The room was clean but dated. It had an unpleasant smell as many beachside hotels do. The nearby restaurant the Cavalier was mediocre. The beach access was great. There was sitting available by fires. It was a great place to end the day and watch...More

    Thank Jason E
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • $104 - $235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in San Simeon
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    Simone C
    February 12, 2017|
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    Response from Jessica R | Reviewed this property |
    No. And no room deposit either!
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    July 18, 2015|
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    Response from patrick c | Reviewed this property |
    Free and not a problem. Actually that and the fact that this hotel is right on the ocean sold me on it..... Great value!
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    "Get one overlooking the sea much nicer."
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    "all face busy road but did not find noisy"
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    "Rooms 245 & 245 are the only rooms with an ocean view."
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    "We were in an upstairs room which suited us - nice and quiet."
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