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Sanctuary Beach Resort

3295 Dunes Drive, Marina, CA 93933, United States
+1 831 883 9478

£152+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 862 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 9.6
  • 9.1
  • 4.5

Good to know

  • Pleasant hotel grounds
  • Great view
  • Beach nearby
  • Comfortable beds

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    About

    Location.

    Nestled along the edge of Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, Sanctuary Beach Resort offers a unique place for inspiration along California's Central Coast. The resort is ideally situated between the coastal cities of Monterey and Santa Cruz, just 10 miles from Monterey dining and attractions. Visitors can easily access the world-renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium, historic downtown Monterey, and beautiful golf courses along the Monterey Peninsula. Sanctuary Beach Resort's convenient location near the marina allows guests to partake in local whale-watching excursions.

    Property Features.

    The two story Sanctuary Beach Resort was built in 1999 and boasts a lodge-style main lobby. Two meeting rooms offer eight hundred square feet of meeting space and The Serenity Spa offers a variety of exhilarating treatments including massages, facials, body scrubs, beauty treatments and aromatherapy. Additional amenities include free self parking, luggage storage, multilingual staff, wedding services, and picnic area.

    Guestrooms.

    Luxurious, beachfront bungalows at the Sanctuary Beach Resort are scattered across 19 acres of secluded sand dunes, offering a natural experience of exceptional comforts. Each room features exquisite ocean or partial ocean views, pillowtop mattresses with down comforter and Egyptian cotton bedding. Additional amenities include air conditioning, satellite TV, iPod docking station, phone, and private bathroom with designer toiletries and shower/tub combination.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Spa
    • Hot tub
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Concierge service
    • Child pool
    • Restaurant
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • Private beach
    • Wedding services
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Fireplace
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 862 reviews
    • 9.7 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.6 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      7.4 "74% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.6 "Comfort level is high."
      8.1 "81% thought rooms were spacious."
      9.7 "97% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.6 "86% thought it was pleasantly quiet."
      9.1 "91% liked the big bathroom."
    • 8.5 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 4.5 "Disappointing food."
      2.7 "73% did not like what was on the menu."
    • 4.1 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 1.8 "Bar is disappointing."
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 637 reviews
    • 9.6 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.4 "Wonderful beach."
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
      9.5 "95% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      7.7 "77% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.5 "Comfort level is high."
      8.6 "86% thought it was pleasantly quiet."
      7.8 "78% thought rooms were spacious."
      9.7 "97% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.8 "88% liked the big bathroom."
    • 8.5 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 4.3 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 4.3 "Disappointing food."
    • 1.2 "Bar is disappointing."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 224 reviews
    • 9.8 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.7 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 8.5 "Comfort level is high."
      8.3 "83% thought it was pleasantly quiet."
      8.3 "83% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 4.8 "Disappointing food."
    • 3.7 "Breakfast is below average."
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    Hotel type
    Wellness Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a wellness hotel
    Good to know
    "Pleasant hotel grounds"
    "Great view"
    "Beach nearby"
    "Comfortable beds"
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