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    Sands Inn & Suites

    1930 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2616
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good41%
    • Average21%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible6%
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    “waffles” (19 reviews)
    “free breakfast” (15 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 14 April 2014

    The room was tiny, and impossible for two people to move around, made worse by the fact that the sink was in the room, and only the bath/shower and toilet in the bathroom. The furniture is dated, dark and dinged. The tiny armchair was dirty....More

    Thank Dzonka
    Response from Matthew W, General Manager at Sands Inn & SuitesResponded 15 April 2014

    Dzonka, I’m very sorry to hear that you were dissatisfied with your stay at the Sands Inn & Suites. The safety, comfort and satisfaction of our guests are our highest priorities. I thank you for your valuable feedback, which I take seriously. Clean rooms, good...More

    Reviewed 10 April 2014

    This hotel is easy to find if approaching from the freeway. It is built in a motel style, but is off the road and has plenty of private secure parking. The breakfast arrangements are much better than those provided by most similar hotels and the...More

    2  Thank Oswetripper
    Response from Matthew W, General Manager at Sands Inn & SuitesResponded 15 April 2014

    Oswetripper, Thank you so much for your nice words about the Sands Inn & Suites. We try to differentiate ourselves from our competitors with the breakfast that we offer, so I am pleased to hear that our efforts did not go unnoticed. I am also...More

    Reviewed 12 February 2014

    All upgraded rooms, great breakfast with family feel, awesome price for an expensive city. What more could you ask for!! Super professional staff and helpful. The bathroom in the room we were in was very gross though… only complaint.More

    5  Thank HealthNutMom
    Response from Matthew W, General Manager at Sands Inn & SuitesResponded 15 April 2014

    HealthNutMom, Thank you for the wonderful review. This property is family-owned and operated, and I think it gives us a personal touch. I’m glad it came across in your experience. It’s also nice to hear that you felt we were a good value, because we...More

    Reviewed 16 January 2014

    We stayed for 6 nights. We had a suite and had plenty of room for 4 adults. Staff were very helpful and breakfast was great. Good location easy to get to downtown and shops. Good base for day trips in the area. Loved it.

    1  Thank Merriki
    Reviewed 13 January 2014

    We found this hotel last minute as we were traveling from San Diego back to the bay area and needed lodging for the night. The place is clean, staff was nice and price was right. Also, if you haven't been to SLO town its a...More

    1  Thank chrisinfluence
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Heated pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 85 - US$ 405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 70
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    • Also Known As
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    • Sands San Luis Obispo
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    Pamela K
    23 August 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
    25 July 2016|
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    Response from MAWWCW | Reviewed this property |
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    Lydia V
    11 January 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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    "The king size room has a large vanity area detatched from the large bathroom."
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