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Sanctuary Beach Resort

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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“ocean front”(104 reviews)
“golf cart”(264 reviews)
“deluxe room”(36 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Pool
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Reviewed 12 February 2014 via mobile

My husband and I snuck away on a Sunday and headed down to Monterey. Our room was perfect with an amazing view of the ocean. It ended up pouring the night we were there but it was so wonderful to be able to open the...More

Thank Jenn B
Response from Derrick P, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Beach ResortResponded 17 February 2014

So excited to hear that you enjoyed your quick Sunday getaway! Thanks for giving us a try and we look forward to when you find the time to come stay for a little longer. See you again soon!

Reviewed 9 February 2014

We stayed here for a long weekend to relax and loved it! We were in suite 711 and I highly recommend you request that room as the views were amazing. So nice to be able to open up the doors out on to the patio...More

Thank April K
Response from Derrick P, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Beach ResortResponded 17 February 2014

Your awesome review was greatly appreciated! Feel free to come back to your favorite room anytime; we'll keep the fireplace on for ya!

Reviewed 9 February 2014

I had read a couple reviews about noisy rooms so I requested a 2nd floor room. So glad we got the top floor because we could see the ocean and watch surfers from our room (too rainy to sit on the great deck). Well our...More

1  Thank 490thd
Response from Derrick P, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Beach ResortResponded 17 February 2014

So glad to hear you had a great time. Its always our goal to provide everybody with as peaceful and enjoyable stay as possible. I'm happy we were able to put some distance between and you and the baby! Looking forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 7 February 2014

I stayed here for one night on a road trip to California and regret I couldn't stay longer. The hotel is a sanctuary. I had room 604 right on the beach. I greatly appreciated that my dog was welcome. The room was sensational with a...More

Thank Robert V
Response from Derrick P, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Beach ResortResponded 8 February 2014

Thanks for leaving us the raving review you did. I'm very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the view and amenities provided from room 604. It's always a pleasure knowing that somebody as well traveled as you are (I poked around your profile page :-)...More

Reviewed 3 February 2014

Stayed 2 nights in 611 suite. Really enjoyed the ocean views and sounds of the waves. The resort has a "wow" factor from the minute you walk into your room. Our spacious room had all the amenities, very comfortable and a spacious bathroom with a...More

1  Thank Karen M
Response from Derrick P, Guest Relations Manager at Sanctuary Beach ResortResponded 4 February 2014

Reading your review made me want to stay here!! Thanks for leaving us the feedback and we can't wait to see you again. We'll keep 611 Suite nice and toasty for you and hopefully we don't have to wait till the 31st anniversary to see...More

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GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
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Free Parking
Room Service
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Dry Cleaning
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Pool
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Heated pool
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US$279 - US$528 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$279 - US$528 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Diane M
15 February 2018|
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Response from danwen888 | Reviewed this property |
There are binoculars in each room so you don’t need to bring your own.
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MGG880
21 January 2018|
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Response from haboo1943 | Reviewed this property |
701 is on the second floor. Which is the top floor. I don't remember any of the buildings being more than two floors. Don't know whether or not they have any suites on the first floor.
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ttruher
17 November 2017|
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Response from haboo1943 | Reviewed this property |
New Restaurant was open when we were there Oct.12. Needed reservations. Could not get one in time frame we needed. Several guest we spoke to said the food was excellent. Menu and wine selections were good. Prices in... More
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"The ocean view rooms are the best!"
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"Spend a little extra for a deluxe ocean view room!"
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"Go for seafront, not sea view."
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"Ocean Front Deluxe Suite, 2nd story for best ocean view; room along path can be noisy and less private."
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