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Sands Inn & Suites - San Luis Obispo

1930 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo, California, United States, 93401  show map
 2 stars
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Sands Inn & Suites - San Luis Obispo

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Outdoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa & wellness centre

Overview

The Sands Inn & Suites lies in a busy area of San Luis Obispo within a 20-minute walk of Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, featuring free self-parking, a picnic area and a golf course. The lovely hotel is set in a Spanish building in the heart of San Luis Obispo.

The hotel is approximately 15 minutes' walk from California Polytechnic University. Sands Inn & Suites lies within a 20-minute walk from the center of San Luis Obispo.

Guests can visit a church and a museum as well as wineries and restaurants close by.

Sands Inn & Suites is situated about 15 minutes drive from San Luis County Regional airport.

Rooms

Sands Inn & Suites offers rooms with a simple interior, wireless internet, cable TV, pay TV, a refrigerator and ironing facilities. In-room self-catering facilities include a microwave and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

Guests can start their day with buffet breakfast served at the lobby. Serving a wide range of dishes, Crooked Kilt and Apple Farm can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

Services

A baggage storage, a safe deposit box and a vending machine together with computers, a meeting room and a photocopier are offered.

Relax

The hotel provides a play area and a pool for families with children. Active travelers will appreciate a gym and a fitness centre available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of rooms:   70.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site car park
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Hiking
  • Golf course

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Buffet breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Children's pool
  • Children's play area

Spa & Leisure

  • Outdoor heated swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun terrace
  • BBQ facilities
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Jacuzzi

Room features

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • iHome
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Cot FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 16 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed USD 10
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cots and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1930 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo, California, United States, 93401

Get directions
Airports
Train
  • San Luis Obispo Amtrak
    1.0 mi
Restaurants
  • Crooked Kilt (cuisine: Irish)
    200 ft
  • Apple Farm (cuisine: American)
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    70

Rooms and availability

Sands Inn & Suites photos Room
Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cots available
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Television
  • iHome
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
Sands Inn & Suites photos Room
King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cots available
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Television
  • iHome
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
One-Bedroom King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Living room
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cots available
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Television
  • iHome
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
Room Description:

Suite|Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed

Sands Inn & Suites Location

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Local attractions

  • Morro Bay State Park11.6 mi
    State Park Road
  • Montana de Oro State Park12.0 mi
    3550 Pecho Valley Rd
  • Museum of Natural History11.6 mi
    Morro Bay State Park Road Morro Bay State Park

Restaurants nearby

  • Crooked Kilt200 ft

    Address: 1865 Monterey St
    Phone: 805-543-5458

    67% likes this, based on 40 reviews
    Cuisine: Irish

  • Pappy McGregor's Pub400 ft

    Address: 1865Monterey Street

    75% likes this, based on 69 reviews
    Cuisine: Eclectic

  • Pepe Delgado's Mexican Restaurant1300 ft

    Address: 1601 Monterey St
    Phone: 805-544-6660

    61% likes this, based on 115 reviews
    Cuisine: Mexican

  • Apple Farm600 ft

    Address: 2015 Monterey St.
    Phone: 805-544-6100

    57% likes this, based on 233 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 6 - USD 31

  • Vallarta's Mexican Food700 ft

    Address: 1761 Monterey St
    Phone: 805-543-0777

    Cuisine: Mexican

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    70

Sands Inn & Suites Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sands Inn & Suites

7.8
FabulousBased on55 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    5.4

    The location and free breakfast were great.

    The room smelled horrible, the bed was super uncomfortable, and it wasn't worth the money I paid.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The room decor was awesome. The beds were very comfortable. Free parking. Friendly staff made us feel welcome. Clean rooms. Expanded hearty breakfast was excellent - the best hotel orange juice ever! Location was great - only 5 minutes from Cal Poly. Room was well worth the price.

    The Wifi in the hotel room did not work.

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    It was convenient for our itinerary, and the staff was nice. It was a fairly typical motor lodge.

    Broken hair dryer and dated decor - needs some updating

  • Single
    8.2

    The room was clean and roomy. The reception staff was friendly and made the extra effort to put us in a room on the lower level. The breakfast was a step above the normal 'continental' in that it included hard boiled eggs, sausage patties and potatoes.

    We were moving our daughter back to Cal Poly and as such requested a room on the lower level to accommodate the shuffling of stuff. This is a motor lodge in that the vehicles park in front of the lower rooms. When guests start packing and leaving in the morning it can be a bit noisy. I am sure things are better on the upper level.

  • Couple
    8.8

    Room clean, nice breakfast, we didn't had to wait to eat.

  • Group of friends
    7.0

    The breakfast is so good when compare to others. Would consider come back for next trip if the price is reasonable.

    The appliances are too old and also too noisy. Can not sleep well when hear for whole night.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    It's an old motel looking place where you park in front of your room door but once there the room nice, clean, art with newish carpet, nice funiture, good vibe, free dvds for borrowing in lobby, great breakfast except the SunnyD, you can tell the owners care about providing a good experience

  • Couple
    4.6

    Front desk staff was very helpful.

    Rooms were not very clean and decor was cheap. A little too "budget" for the price. Free breakfast was stale.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    The lobby's decor was beautiful and comforting. The pools atmosphere was very nice and the temp perfect.The complimentary breakfast was great, not just packaged rolls with juice like some locations. My room was so spacious and considering the price I was very surprised. I usually stay at Morro Beach for more money with less quality, but anymore it will be here.

  • Couple
    6.2

    The room was wide was the furniture and decoration were really old style.

  • Family with children
    7.4

    Nice staff, good location near a main Californian highway, decent breakfast choice, free wireless, internet, outdoor pool - all in all a good place to spent a night when your travel through

  • Couple
    9.2

    I liked the staff, cleanliness and amenities.

    The windows did not lock, which was worrying, and the window in the bathroom opened to a view of a junk pile and feral cats.

  • Family with children
    9.0

    Good location near Cal Poly and downtown.

    The armchair was old. Everything else was new and clean.

  • Single
    9.2

    Good location, within walking distance of downtown restaurants and shopping. Also close to the central coast.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Comfortable, clean, great amenities, great location for what we needed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Sands Inn & Suites - San Luis Obispo San Luis Obispo location
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Hotel Address:

1930 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo, California, United States, 93401

Get directions
Airports
Train
  • San Luis Obispo Amtrak
    1.0 mi
Restaurants
  • Crooked Kilt (cuisine: Irish)
    200 ft
  • Apple Farm (cuisine: American)
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    70