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    Sands By The Sea Motel

    9355 Hearst Dr, San Simeon, CA 93452-9750
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    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
    US$ 232
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    Overview
    • Excellent12%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
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    21 - 25 of 188 reviews

    Reviewed 15 November 2016

    We arrived quite late but received a warm welcome and it didn't take forever to get to our room. The room itself was really nice for the price and the bed was super comfy after driving all day. We were given vouchers for breakfast and...More

    Thank Julie B
    Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here 2 nights. The bedroom is spacious, clean, and the beds comfortable. We were in the building closest to the highway. (There are 3 buildings, with he 3rd one back close to the ocean.) Our room was quiet but you could still hear...More

    1  Thank Jorden N
    Reviewed 29 October 2016

    Room was big, comfortable and clean. bathroom adequate, shower but no bath. Dated bathroom. Tea and coffee making facilities and a TV. Fridge and microwave. Bed was very comfy. Notice on door said office open 2pm onwards but we were there at 1.50pm, called the...More

    Thank Sharon S
    Reviewed 17 September 2016

    Hotel is clean and comfortable. Beach is behind the hotel. Front desk person made no secret of preferring European guests to American guest, I found that to be a bit insulting. Area is very rural and nothing is open past eight PM. There are a...More

    Thank Debra D
    Reviewed 22 August 2016

    Booked our room through Priceline Express Deals. Our room was mediocre but Ok for one night. They provide a voucher for a continental breakfast at the Cavalier restaurant down the road. Better quality than if the hotel had provided breakfast but we had to walk...More

    Thank Brayette
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 110 - US$ 233 (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 ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    Bathroom (6)
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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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    "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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    "Avoid first floor rooms, you need to keep the windows open and there are people walking around til late at..."
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