Sands By The Sea Motel

Address: 9355 Hearst Drive, San Simeon, California, 93452, United States | 2 star motel
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This 2 star motel, located on 9355 Hearst Drive, San Simeon, is near Moonstone Beach, Moonstone Drive, Sebastian General Store, and San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsSands By The Sea Motel San Simeon

    Reviewed by joe3523


    Reviewed Jul 15, 2013
    by (20 reviews) , United States Flag of United States

    Cheaper choice for the area and the free breakfast is a ticket for $3 off breakfast next to Best Western.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Sands By The Sea Motel San Simeon

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

    Travel Blogs from San Simeon

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    A travel blog entry by tabl on Jan 25, 2015

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    ... to be turned away... True to his word we got on the boat... Yey within the fist hour we saw hundreds of Long-Nosed Common Dolphins that followed and surfed along with the boat diving in and out all around us... Then we saw at least 40+ Grey Whales diving up and down in groups of around 3-7... The sea was alive today and it got better ... As suddenly a pod of Roso Dolphins were heading straight towards us (not a common sight) there was even a few babies in this pod and the ...

    Down the Mid Coast to San Simeon

    A travel blog entry by alisters on Sep 30, 2013

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    Had another memorable day... We got up about 8.00am...went to the local laundromat..nice Muslim guy runs it. Then we had breakfast at a nearby cafe ..I had eggs Benedict ..beautiful ..Al had eggs bacon and hash browns. The weather was very cloudy..had rained overnight..and you could see fog rolling in. Now know why they call it the Foggy City. We were just lucky to have clear sunny days while there. We then packed earlier but we thought we would head down the ...

    Wasteful Willie's Estate...Hearst Castle

    A travel blog entry by beadledove on May 11, 2013

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    ... fog of the California coast. The two huge pools, the screening room (he owned his own movie studio), great room, dining room were all filled to overflowing with antiquities, artwork and finishes designed by his female architect. The two of them spent 28 years working on the place and it was never finished, finally given to the State of California in the fifties by the Hearst Corporation. The corporation still owns the ranch and the Hearst heirs still ...

    Hearst Castle Tour

    A travel blog entry by abarnes on Apr 28, 2012

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    This is a must see! Spectacular structures, grounds and elaborate furnishings, breathtaking views and incredible stories!

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    Detour 3 hours to travel 1 mile on Big Sur

    A travel blog entry by matthew-harvey on May 25, 2011

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    ... br> We watched them until it started to rain quite heavily and a sea fog descended. We then continued north to the road closure. By this point we couldn't see much but did it anyway for completeness. Once we reached the roadblock, we drove south again and found a motel in San Simeon. The motel had a nice looking bar so we ate a really good pizza and had a couple of drinks before bed. There wasn't much else in San Simeon except more ...