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Sanctuary Beach Resort

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  • Terrible4%
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“golf cart”(263 reviews)
“ocean front”(78 reviews)
“deluxe room”(36 reviews)
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Reviewed 8 July 2013

We spent one night at the resort as our stop-over place on our journey from San Francisco to LA. Everything was wonderful - the rooms were fantastic, the views lovely, the welcome and service was excellent and the use of golf carts to zip around...More

Thank Dianeplatt
Response from Derrick P, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Beach ResortResponded 11 July 2013

My personal thoughts.... this place is a great escape from both L.A. and the Bay Area! It’s especially nice when you break up the drive to or from either area. Our laid back beach environ coupled with a sense of luxury makes for an unforgettable...More

Reviewed 7 July 2013

I loved my stay at the Sanctuary Beach Resort. I loved everything, from the room quality and size to the great service. Because the area is protected, you will be driving a golf cart when you are on property which is very cool. There is...More

Thank AnnaG412
Response from Derrick P, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Beach ResortResponded 11 July 2013

Thanks for leaving great positive feedback about the resort. I agree with you that when visiting Monterey and the surrounding communities, it’s good to escape the city life for some peaceful relaxation within 10-20 minutes drive of everything. Stop back by next time you're in...More

Reviewed 5 July 2013

Wow, a great setting right on the beach in the dunes. Our unit was the last one on the North end with a perfect view of the Pacific and a gorgeous sunset. They have several types of rooms, some pet friendly as ours was. A...More

Thank Jeff F
Response from Derrick P, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Beach ResortResponded 11 July 2013

I appreciate you letting us and the world know about your stay. The next time you're in the area, feel free to ask the front desk staff about options in the area. We have a brand new digital concierge that will give you a virtual...More

Reviewed 3 July 2013 via mobile

We liked thé resort and our partial océan front room just fine until thé family above us arrived. Thén everything changed. We could hear every footstep. .of the family above it was as if we were inside a drum.there can't be any sound insulation the...More

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Response from Derrick P, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Beach ResortResponded 11 July 2013

Thanks for the comments about your stay. I fully realize that a good night's rest is the primary reason for visiting us. If you feel you are not getting that, please call the front desk immediately and we will do everything possible to either mitigate...More

Reviewed 1 July 2013

We enjoyed our stay here last month. Our suite was roomy enough for the 2 of us and the view from balcony was spectacular. It was so relaxing and beautiful, we did not want to leave. Unfortunately, it was too cold to really enjoy the...More

Thank Wingnut57
Response from Derrick P, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Beach ResortResponded 11 July 2013

Such an outstanding review from such an avid reviewer! I enjoyed reading every bit of it. Golf cart envy... that's one I haven't heard before! I encourage our staff to really take each and every guest's feedback seriously as I consider it one of the...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Laundry Service
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Multilingual Staff
Dry Cleaning
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Heated pool
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US$ 255 - US$ 529 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 255 - US$ 529 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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dismj4
16 February 2018|
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Response from issylh | Reviewed this property |
Hi! For morning breakfast burrito and good coffee, the hotel will direct you across the highway to a little coffee shop (yo7 have to drive to it). Owner is a real character and one of the most positive persons I have ever... More
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MGG880
22 January 2018|
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Response from haboo1943 | Reviewed this property |
701 is on the second floor. Which is the top floor. I don't remember any of the buildings being more than two floors. Don't know whether or not they have any suites on the first floor.
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ttruher
17 November 2017|
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Response from haboo1943 | Reviewed this property |
New Restaurant was open when we were there Oct.12. Needed reservations. Could not get one in time frame we needed. Several guest we spoke to said the food was excellent. Menu and wine selections were good. Prices in... More
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