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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We really enjoyed our stay,with beachfront it's hard not to, I would recommend this place to anybody that's staying in Pismo, the rooms could use remodeling kind of out of date but with the beach in your face it's hard to complain we will come back everytime were in area.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We were really excited about staying at this hotel, enticed by its location right on the beach. However, the renovations are unsightly and we were disappointed to discover that the hot tub was not operational. In fairness, once we expressed our disappointment, the receptionist offered us some meal vouchers for a local restaurant. We were very unlucky to arrive in...

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Davis, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great location(right in front of the beach), great staff and management (very accommodating with changes and friendly, awesome manager), nice rooms (very clean). Lots of good Restaurants near by. Highly recommend Sand Castle Inn for business or pleasure!!

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

Thanks so very much for being our guest and for your review of your recent stay with us. My staff and I are very pleased that you enjoyed a fantastic stay at our downtown beachfront inn with easy access to everything in downtown Pismo Beach. Thanks again and we can't wait to see you again soon. Kind regards, Roger Wightman...

Malmkoping, Sweden
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just arrived here. Marvellous location! What a sight!!! And yes, no pool. But we were lucky. It's 20 degrees outside and sunshine (in February). We have been welcomed very friendly and got a bottle of red wine for inconvenience (for no pool and waiting for room). Enjoy your stay!

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Manager423, Public Relations Manager at Sandcastle Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for being our guest and for your review of your recent stay. I'm happy to hear that you truly enjoyed your visit with us overall at our downtown beachfront inn. My staff and I appreciate your understanding of our renovation project and truly do look forward to your next visit. Thanks again. Kind regards, Roger Wightman General...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here on our way down the coast road to LA. Good location, plenty of parking and easy walking distance to nearby shops, bars and restaurants. I can imagine in summer season the location would score highly, being located right on the beautiful beach. There were improvement works taking place when we stayed and this wasn't mentioned when booking...

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

My staff and I are pleased that you chose to stay with us and that you fully enjoyed your stay at our downtown beachfront inn. Pismo Beach is a great destination location and we are right in the midst of it all. We would truly love to have you back as our guest again soon. Thanks again. Kind regards, Roger...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here based on TripAdvisor reviews, and had seen beautiful pictures of the jacuzzi facing the pacific. However, the hotel is undergoing remodeling, and the jacuzzi is gone. I guess we should have checked the hotel website first, were there is no mention of a jacuzzi. Lesson learned: Always double check the info posted on Hotels.com with the actual...

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

Thanks so much Martin for being our guest and for your review of your recent stay with us at our downtown beachfront inn. My staff and I are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us overall. I am sorry that you were not informed about our renovation project. I am confident you will truly enjoy the changes being...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been visiting pismo yearly for the last 10 years and always stay at the Sandcastle Inn. The sheets and towels always smell clean. The hotel constantly puts $$ back into the hotel with renovations. Best location that Pismo has to offer with beach access just a few steps from the hotel.

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

Thanks so much Tammy for being a loyal guest of our beautiful beachfront inn in downtown Pismo Beach. My staff and I appreciate you as our guest and can't wait to see you again next year. Thanks again. Kind regards, Roger Wightman General Manager

Sacramento
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for a girls weekend and had a great time. Staff was friendly. Small breakfast bar included: waffles, cereal, hard boiled eggs, yogurt, fruit, coffee. Great location. This place is on the beach and a 5 minute walk to the pier. Lots of good places to eat within a mile or so walking distance. There's a really cool outside...

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

Thanks so much Sarah for being our guest. My staff and I are pleased that you had an awesome girls weekend with us. I'm glad that you had the opportunity to enjoy our 3rd floor observation deck; isn't it great to just sit back and relax their with the fireplace and heaters? We can't wait to see you again soon....

Alameda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been going here for about 5 years now! It's a great location and break away from it all! Just booked for Valentine's Day too! The staff is more than accommodating, and you are right on the beach! Great places to walk and have meals

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

Thanks very much Max for being such a loyal guest of ours here at the Sandcastle Inn in downtown Pismo Beach. My staff and I truly appreciate you as our guest and look forward to your return each and every time; can't wait to see you again soon. Kind regards, Roger Wightman General Manager

Stockton, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sandcastle Inn made our two-day excursion to the Central Coast a real gem. We were greeted at the hotel lobby by an assistant manager who gave us a room with a great view of the beach, and at a lower price than we had booked online. Sandcastle Inn is located right on the beautiful stretch of sandy beach in Pismo...

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

Thanks so much for being our guest. We are very happy that you completely enjoyed your stay with us at our downtown beachfront inn, a true gem on California's beautiful Central Coast. My staff and I truly appreciate your very thorough review of your stay and we can't wait to see you again on your next road trip on the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
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
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Pismo Beach
Price Range: ₹ 8,787 - ₹ 27,770 (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 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
#11 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
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“All rooms have a view of the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles 439kristaw, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“we were on the 3rd floor with out own private balcony. I loved it.”
 of 5 bubbles T2059MRmaryg, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ocean View Rooms are the best”
  • Patio with Fireplace
 of 5 bubbles 193BrianD193, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Take the ocean side”
 of 5 bubbles jameskC5407OU, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you must stay here, pay extra for an ocean-view room. The parking view is terrible.”
 of 5 bubbles the_roaming_nerd, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
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