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Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach

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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ocean front”(129 reviews)
“third floor”(64 reviews)
“waffles”(82 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsocean frontthird floorwaffleswithin walking distanceshopping and restaurantscontinental breakfasthard boiled eggsthe breakfast areahot tuboceanfront roomoverlooking the beachthere is no air conditioningsplash cafegreat place to stayfire pitwatch the sunsetsound of the waves
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We were in Pismo specifically for a beach vacation. You can't get any closer to the sand than here. We were in a ocean front room 221 which is far from the pier side of the hotel that has a major new hotel being built...More

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Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We chose the Sandcastle due to all of the positive reviews and we were not disappointed. Lovely, remodeled rooms (bathroom was beautiful) . Amazing views, complimentary breakfast and pleasant staff. Walking distance to shops and restaurants. Thank you for a nice visit, we will be...More

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Response from GM_Sandcastle_Inn, General Manager at Sandcastle Hotel on the BeachResponded 23 January 2018

Thanks very much Karen for being our guest. My staff and I are very happy to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us at our downtown beachfront hotel. We truly look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to beautiful Pismo...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a nice hotel with a perfect location. Only a block away from the main street with restaurants and shops. Our favorite part was the outdoor seating and fire pits. We enjoyed having breakfast or watching the sunset from the comfy couches while being...More

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Thank Carolyn E
Reviewed 2 days ago

It's been 3 years since we stayed at the Sandcastle. It was a welcome site to see that the rooms had been renovated and updated. In addition, the changes to the common area and creating the Deck Bistro, which opens soon, are also great changes....More

Thank legsbell
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My son and I like to take random road trips together. We found the Sandcastle on our way home from orange county. Everything was great! Newly renovated and the price was so worth it! Thanks for the view and memories!

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Details
Price range
US$187 - US$451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
#11 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$187 - US$451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Pismo Beach
#1 Business Hotel in Pismo Beach
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Pismo Beach
#11 Family Hotel in Pismo Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (230)
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Dining (20)
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vincent M
4 June 2018|
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Response from Allison S | Reviewed this property |
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htc001
15 January 2018|
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Response from AntMagAnd | Reviewed this property |
No you need to request ocean.
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c0untingd0wn
7 May 2017|
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Response from HARRY C | Reviewed this property |
You need to ask the hotel direct, but most of the work is probably done by now. Kindest, Harry from Teddington
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"Ocean Front"
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"Top floor away from contruction next door."
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"Avoid rooms on Stimson Avenue as there is a huge hotel being built next door."
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"pay extra money if you really love the ocean front room."
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