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    Sands By The Sea Motel

    9355 Hearst Dr, San Simeon, CA 93452-9750
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    11 - 15 of 191 reviews

    Reviewed 7 April 2017

    Trying to get in contact with the hotel via e-mail as I never received an e-mail booking confirmation when booking via their website and would like to have this. Have tried to contact them via the e-mail address on the hotel website and via also...More

    Thank rml33333
    Reviewed 4 April 2017

    A group of us met up at Sands by the Sea for a week-end stay and re-visit to Hearst Castle. The motel shares grounds with Cavalier motel.... it's an old bldg., but well kept both inside and out. One thing I found interesting, no towel...More

    Thank avoma42
    Reviewed 1 April 2017

    Lovely motel for a stopover​ on the way to San Francisco​. Bit scuffed and old in places, but we expected that. The fire pits they light on the beach every night and the heated pool and hot tub are a great idea and a lovely...More

    1  Thank Claire H
    Reviewed 31 March 2017

    This hotel needs updates. Our room had a stained carpeted floor, rust on the bathtub, no exhaust fan for the bathroom. The bed was so-so with flat pillows. You are on the shore, but you don't have a view of the ocean, just the building...More

    Thank pattybru
    Reviewed 23 March 2017

    We were only staying one night, the building was a little old. But it was right by the ocean, could walk down to the beach. At night they lit fires so you could watch the sun go down. There were no elevators or AC, which...More

    Thank Sasha174_dallas
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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
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 88 - USD 228 (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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    • San Simeon
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    Simone C
    13 February 2017|
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    Response from Jessica R | Reviewed this property |
    No. And no room deposit either!
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    19 July 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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    "Had a king bed , room was big ,, all good"
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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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