Overview

Sands By The Sea

9355 Hearst Drive, San Simeon, CA 93452, United States
+1 805 927 3243

$100+

Overall guest ratings

7.5/10 Good
Based on 1,116 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 9.5
  • 8.6
  • 5.6

Good to know

  • Great view
  • Fair breakfast prices
  • Beach nearby

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    About

    Sands by The Sea puts you within a 15-minute drive of Elephant Seal Rookery and San Simeon State Park. Guests can enjoy the indoor pool or take advantage of nearby surfing/boogie boarding. Bonuses like refrigerators and microwaves are offered in all rooms, along with LCD TVs and free WiFi.

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    Amenities

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Business center
    • Internet
    • Spa
    • Indoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Beauty salon
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Free parking
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews of Sands By The Sea

    Overall Rating

    7.5 Good
    Based on 1,116 reviews
    • 9.6 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      7.8 "Easily accessible by car, said 78%."
      9.1 "Great parking, according to 91%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
    • 8.6 "Food is delicious."
      9.2 "92% were happy with the price."
      8.2 "82% loved the menu selection."
      8.2 "Yummy desserts, said 82%."
    • 7.9 "Good service."
      7.4 "74% said the reception staff was great."
      8.4 "84% thought the service was very professional."
      9.5 "Management was excellent, said 95%."
    • 6.3 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.0 "For only 50%, the tv was ok."
      6.7 "67% thought the minibar was ok."
    • 5.4 "Internet is average."
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    Overall Rating

    7.6 Good
    Based on 714 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      9.3 "Great parking, according to 93%."
      8.2 "Easily accessible by car, said 82%."
      9.0 "90% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 9.5 "Wonderful beach."
    • 8.2 "Good value."
      8.2 "82% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 8.1 "Food is delicious."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.3 "73% said the reception staff was great."
    • 6.5 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.9 "Rooms are ok."
      5.1 "Only 51% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.3 "Internet is average."
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    Overall Rating

    7.5 Good
    Based on 401 reviews
    • 9.5 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 8.6 "Food is delicious."
    • 8.0 "Great service."
      7.6 "76% said the reception staff was great."
    • 7.5 "High comfort."
      8.5 "85% said the beds were comfortable."
      7.7 "77% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 6.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
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    "Great view"
    "Fair breakfast prices"
    "Beach nearby"
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