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4.5 out of 5

"Sand Castle is a very nice hotel right next to the beach. I believe it was recently renovated, it’s really nice and modern looking with the renovation ... " More

By a verified traveler on Tue 19 Dec 2017

Hotel Description

3-star beachfront hotel near Pismo Beach Pier

On the beach

With a stay at this Downtown hotel, you'll be within half a mile (1 km) of Pismo Beach Pier and 2 miles (3 km) of Monarch Butterfly Grove. Avila Hot Springs is within 6 miles (10 km) and Avila Beach Golf Resort is within 9 miles (15 km).

Beachfront dining

This hotel features a restaurant, a rooftop terrace, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the express check-out and WiFi in public areas. Self parking, a coffee shop, and a lobby fireplace are also offered.

IPod docks, WiFi

The 75 guestrooms have LED TVs with cable channels and offer WiFi and iPod docks. Coffee/tea makers, free local calls, and fans are also available.

Sandcastle Traditional Two Queens

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
$116* Per night/room Dec 8 - Dec 9

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Partial View

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Balcony (or Patio)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Ocean Front King

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, Partial View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Ocean Front Two Queen

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach ratings based on 24 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach

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4 out of 5

Posted by on Nov 28, 2019

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5 out of 5
The staff are very friendly check in was quick. Various options of activities to do and very relaxing at the same time.

Posted by on Nov 17, 2019

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About the Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach

Location 100 Stimson Ave, Pismo Beach, CA 93449

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have WiFi for a fee. The business-friendly Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach also features a rooftop terrace, a fireplace in the lobby, and express check-out. Parking is available for a fee. This 3-star Pismo Beach hotel is smoke free.

  • 75 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • Built in 1985
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP-San Luis Obispo County Regional) (14 km / 8.7 mi)
  • Train station: Grover Beach Station (2.6 km / 1.6 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach offers 75 accommodations with iPod docking stations and MP3 docking stations. 55-inch LED televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • IPod dock
  • LED television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

Onsite venue - This beachfront bistro serves dinner and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Free bicycles on site
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hot springs nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Health or beauty spa nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 22.65 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Beach loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Fitness center access
  • Nearby fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • In-room coffee
  • Self parking
  • Parking
  • Housekeeping

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 30 for adults, USD 10 and USD 30 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 20 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 20 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 20 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Sandcastle Inn
  • Sandcastle Inn Pismo Beach
  • Sandcastle Pismo Beach
  • Sandcastle Hotel Pismo Beach
  • Sandcastle Hotel Beach Pismo Beach
  • Sandcastle Hotel Beach
  • Sandcastle Beach Pismo Beach
  • Sandcastle Beach
  • Sandcastle On The Pismo
  • Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach Hotel
  • Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach Pismo Beach
  • Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach Hotel Pismo Beach

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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