Sanctuary Beach Resort - Marina

3295 Dunes Drive, Marina, United States, 93933  show map
 4 stars
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Sanctuary Beach Resort - Marina

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Babysitting
Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Air conditioning
Facilities for kids

Children's pool

Private beach

Beach access

Private beach

Beach umbrellas

Beach chairs

Overview

The 4-star Sanctuary Beach Resort boasts close proximity to California Views, Monterey Bay Aquarium and Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary just 12.5 km away. Founded in 2000, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2008.

The city center is 20 minutes' walk of the property. The hotel is set 9 km away from Seaside.

Set close to parks and dunes, this hotel offers access to a secluded beach with outdoor chaise lounges, bungalows and towels.

The venue is notable for the remote location within a 15-minute drive to Monterey Peninsula airport.

Rooms

There are 60 beautiful rooms at Sanctuary Beach Resort feature satellite television, a storage space, a DVD player, climate control and a laptop safe. Some rooms have the sea view. Bathrooms are fitted with a shower, a hairdryer and dressing gowns.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant menu features seafood dishes. Guests will find the steakhouse Kula Ranch Island Steakhouse within a 5-minute walk.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

The hotel offers a storage room, a safety deposit box and a news stand along with a business center, a copier and a meeting room to respond to the needs of all guests.

Relax

On-site recreational facilities include beauty therapy, thalassotherapy and massage. Guests will take advantage of canoeing, cycling and horse riding available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   60.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Private beach
  • Elevator
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Exterior corridors
  • Fireplace
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Canoeing
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Ocean view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Towels

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  4 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 16 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Sanctuary Beach Resort - Marina Marina location
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Hotel Address:

3295 Dunes Drive, Marina, United States, 93933

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City Center
  • Marina
    1.8 km
Airports
  • Bus stop
    700 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    60

Rooms and availability

Junior Suite
Ocean view
  • Room size:

    40 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Deluxe Room
Ocean view
  • Room size:

    35 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Deluxe King Room
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Deluxe Upper Floors King Room
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Panoramic King Suite
Ocean view
  • Room size:

    39 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Panoramic Suite
Ocean view
  • Room size:

    39 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Sanctuary Beach Resort Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1.7 km

Parks

  • Parks and Recreation Dept300 m
  • Marina State Beach1.2 km
  • Marina City Recreation1.9 km
  • Salinas River State Beach8.2 km

Halls

  • Castroville Community Ctr8.8 km

Universities, Institutes

  • Golden Gate University4.2 km
  • University of California Mntry4.5 km

Air business related

  • Marina Municipal Airport3.9 km
  • Marina Airport4.0 km
  • Marina Air4.0 km

Local attractions

  • Monterey Bay Aquarium12.5 km
    886 Cannery Row at David Avenue, Monterey
  • American Tin Cannery Factory Outlets12.6 km
    125 Ocean View Blvd., Pacific Grove
  • Lovers Point Park12.8 km
    Ocean View Boulevard and 17th Street, Pacific Grove
  • Highway 1 Golf Games and Grub12.6 km
    751 Cannery Row, Monterey
  • Steinbeck's Spirit of Monterey Wax Museum12.6 km
    700 Cannery Row, Suite II, Monterey
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    60
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Sanctuary Beach Resort Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sanctuary Beach Resort

Average guest rating

8.6out of 10
Superb
Based on 23 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    Location

    Rooms were not up to par. Many repairs were needed and not made. Bad showerhead, sliding doors needed repair. .............

  • Family with children
    7.4

    Location was great! The staff was friendly!

    The room looked like it was falling apart, cabinet doors did not close properly due to loose hinges, part of a base board kept falling off, soap/shampoo was not replaced the second night, no microwave, and the magnetic keys worked on occasion...so over all we were happy with the location and service but didn't feel that we got our money's worth in the quality and attention to detail.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Breathtaking !! Can't wait to go back soon !!! Glad it is only 80 minutes from home. A really special and unique resort.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Being on the dunes and right next to a beautiful beach was lovely. The room and bed were very comfortable.

    Coffee wasn't hot

  • Single
    10.0

    I loved the fire place and open balcony overlooking the beach and ocean.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Amazing place to stay, right on the beach, great, friendly staff

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    first i got upgraded which helps, but everything was right clean, things work,

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    A very comfortable & attractive room, the half bottle of excellent red wine was a very enjoyable welcme gift.

    The lack of a restaurant that matches the quality of the accommodation is a distinct disqapointment. Room service food was indifferent and expensive.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    The view of the ocean, the fireplace, balcony and bed.

    The two chairs are very uncomfortable. Needs club chairs that are more comfortable.

  • Family with children
    5.0

    Our room was attractive and the staff was friendly. .

    The coffee was not very good. We stayed in an "ocean view deluxe room" that we were told could comfortably accommodate four people, and it was surprisingly small. Also, we were told that the room would be directly on the beach, and our view consisted of the parking lot and the houses surrounding us -- the beach was disappointingly far away. The towels and blankets were not of the standard one would expect from a hotel for which we had paid so much money. There was no ocean, there was no view, and it was not deluxe!

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    I was very pleased with the resort. We had a great view of the ocean and a spectacular sunset. The room was luxurious and very clean. I had a lot of fun driving the golf cart.

    No complaints. To answer the the question about reviews on the website -- a previous guest made a comment on your website that the carpets were dirty - our carpets were very clean. I walked around the room in white socks and and did not pick up any dirt.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Rooms are real comfortable beach houses, some of them with a great view on the ocean.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    The staff was outstanding from checking in, getting to the room and housekeeping.

    You cannot drive to your room but are issued a golf cart to take back and forth to your car in order to save on emissions. This is sometimes a little inconvenient.

  • Family with children
    9.2

    It s a beautifull Hotel, great location on a natural beach very close to Monterey... the rooms with view on the sea offers binoculars to see the beach... you have gaz fire place... we reaaly enjoyed 2 nights there with our young daughter. Very friendly staff- The swiming pool is no so great.

How to reach hotel

hotel Sanctuary Beach Resort - Marina Marina location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

3295 Dunes Drive, Marina, United States, 93933

Get directions
City Center
  • Marina
    1.8 km
Airports
  • Bus stop
    700 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    60