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Hotel The Sands By The Sea 3 STARS

  9355 hearst drive, 93452  San simeon, California coast, usaView map9355 hearst drive, california coast, 93452, usa Latitude: 35.61344313815843; Longitude: -121.14545174343249
Hotel The Sands By The Sea
$102.17Per night
Internet access, Wired InternetRestaurantSpaCar parkFacilities for disabled personsTVGymIndividually adjustable air conditioning, Air conditioning in public areasSwimming pool

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Hotel description The Sands By The Sea


Located just three minutes from Hearst Castle on the ocean side of Highway 1, this family-friendly motel offers easy access to California's beautiful coastline and sandy beaches. The San Simeon beaches are within walking distance of the motel, and guests may also wish to observe the local elephant seal colony, take a wine tour in Paso Robles wine country, or go whale watching or ocean kayaking.Rooms are cosy and neat, and all are equipped with the modern conveniences of free high-speed internet access, in-room coffee, microwave, refrigerator and cable television. Guests can go for a refreshing swim in the motel's heated indoor pool after a long day of business or sightseeing, and enjoy a free continental breakfast in the adjacent restaurant. This is the perfect stop for those just passing through as well as a fantastic base for exploring the stunning California coast.

Description The Sands By The Sea

  • • Number of floors (annexe): 2

Hotel type

  • • Hotel

Methods of payment

  • • American Express
  • • MasterCard
  • • Visa

Room facilities (Standard room)

  • • Bathroom
  • • Double bed
  • • Individually adjustable air conditioning
  • • Individually adjustable heating
  • • Internet access
  • • Ironing set
  • • King-size bed
  • • Microwave
  • • Mini fridge
  • • Radio
  • • Shower
  • • TV
  • • Tea and coffee making facilities


  • • Air conditioning in public areas
  • • Wired Internet


  • • Continental breakfast

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  • At 22.45 miles
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