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Overview of Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach

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Guest reviews

4.3 / 5Excellent
1,692 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available

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Explore the area

Popular LocationPismo Beach Pier3 min walk
Popular LocationPismo Beach Surf Shop4 min walk
Popular LocationPismo Beach Dive Shop4 min walk
AirportSan Luis Obispo, CA (SBP-San Luis Obispo County Regional)16 min drive

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1-800-675-4318
  • Oceanfront King

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Oceanfront 2 Queen

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Traditional King

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Traditional 2 Queen

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Partial View King

    4.1/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Partial View 2 Queen

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Ocean View (Deluxe King with Patio or Balcony)

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Balcony, Ocean View (Deluxe 2 Queens with Patio or Balcony)

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Pismo Beach

Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach is located on the beach and in an area with good shopping. Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa and Bubblegum Alley are notable landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Pismo Beach Pier and Avila Hot Springs. Central Coast Aquarium and Leaning Pine Arboretum are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and scuba diving nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails and mountain biking.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Pismo Beach Pier - 3 min walk
  • Pismo Beach Surf Shop - 4 min walk
  • Pismo Beach Dive Shop - 4 min walk
  • Monarch Butterfly Grove - 16 min walk
  • North Beach Campground - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Grover Beach Station - 3 min drive
  • San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP-San Luis Obispo County Regional) - 16 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Deck – Beachfront bistro with a bar. Serves breakfast, dinner, and light fare daily, happy hour available. Kids' menu available.

About this property

Sandcastle Hotel on the Beach

Ocean-view hotel with a bar/lounge, near Pismo Beach Pier
A restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a coffee shop/café are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a rooftop terrace, self parking, and free use of bicycles. All 75 rooms offer free WiFi, iPod docks, and LED TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find coffee makers, free local calls, and free bottled water.
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.
This Pismo Beach hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided daily.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include complimentary bicycles.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

Self parking: USD 20 per night

Food and drink

Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–11:00 AM: USD 10-30 for adults and USD 10-30 for children
1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
1 bar

Things to do

Free bicycle rentals

Conveniences

Elevator
Front-desk safe

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Daily housekeeping
Luggage storage

Languages spoken

English

Outdoors

Beachfront location
Rooftop terrace

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
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

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Fireplace in lobby
Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Fan
Heating (climate-controlled)
Linens

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Free toiletries
Hair dryer
Shower/tub combination
Towels

Entertainment

55-inch LED TV
Cable channels
iPod dock
MP3 dock
Premium channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Free bottled water

More

Connecting rooms available
Desk
Free local calls
Iron/ironing board
Phone
Window screens

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

American Express
Discover
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Fees

You'll 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
  • Phone calls
  • In-room coffee
  • Self parking
  • Parking
  • WiFi access (may be limited)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at 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)
  • Self parking fee: USD 20 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

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
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Guest reviews

4.3
Excellent
5 - Excellent
870
4 - Good
542
3 - Okay
179
2 - Mediocre
69
1 - Poor
32
4.4
Cleanliness
4.4
Service and Staff
4.2
Amenities
4.2
Property condition

3/5

    It’s right off the beach which is nice but the salad

    Stayed 2 nights in May 2020

    4/5 Good

      This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 1 night in May 2020

      5/5 Excellent

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

      The staff was friendly, rooms were clean and stocked well with towels. The receptionist gave us a free S'mores kit for my grandgirl's birthday, which was a lot of fun at the fire pit. I will definitely stay again.

      Stayed 1 night in May 2020

      4/5 Good

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

      The location is great, right on the beach. The staff was helpful.

      Stayed 1 night in May 2020

      3/5

        This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
        Stayed 1 night in May 2020