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

    Mountains, roads, and elephant seals

    A travel blog entry by turnerstravels on Oct 09, 2014

    3 comments, 10 photos

    ... Beach, and we had a pleasant walk along the beach with a lovely (and free) view of the 17 Mile Drive area. We then continued down the coast (more mountain climbing driving for Paul) and tried to get the kids to continue with their school work. A few miles just north of San Simeon, we came across the Elephant Seal Rookery and it was one of the neatest things we have seen so far. ...

    America has a castle!

    A travel blog entry by evans2014 on Sep 05, 2014

    20 photos

    ... br> Tapestries on the walls weren't replicas, no these were part of his personal collection as well!

    How the other half lived!
    Friends of WR like Charlie Chaplin, Carole Lombard, were some of the favoured guests, along with starlets from the movie scene of the day, all flown in by private plane.

    There are reminders of the private zoo i.e the pool where the polar bear ...

    Hearst castle

    A travel blog entry by stourwalk on Jul 26, 2013

    1 comment

    ... and Julie decidin that she wanted to do one of the other house tours as well... So Francesca, Sofia and I looked around the gardens whilst Julie went on the tour and then looked around them again when Julie came out. Net result we didnt leave Hearst castle until a lot later than anticipated. At this point we had no where booked to stay that evening but we decided to carry on up the PCH in the hope we would ...

    Hearst Castle

    A travel blog entry by fchen on Aug 15, 2012

    ... George Hearst. Like many others, he had went to California to look for gold. But, as you know, many people weren't successful in finding gold.

    Luckily, he had a hunch that this Iron Ore that he found was Silver. He and a partner brought all of it to get it refined, and it was Silver. Now that he was rich, George bought lots of land for 75 cents per acre. George eventually got married to a ...


    A travel blog entry by mpmeyer74 on Aug 10, 2011

    14 photos

    Réveil plutôt sympathique , DavId prépare des gaufres pour le petit déjeuné;


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