Sanctuary Beach Resort - Marina

3295 Dunes Drive, Marina, California, 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

Cribs/ Baby cots

Private beach

Private beach

Beach umbrellas

Overview

Sanctuary Beach Resort is a tranquil 4-star hotel adjacent to the secluded sandy beach offering 60 rooms with a stunning view of the sea. Sanctuary Beach Resort welcomes guests to its luxury rooms since 2000.

Offering a convenient setting in Marina near highway, Sanctuary Beach Resort overlooks the Pacific Ocean. Marina city center is 2 km away.

Guests may find Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary within 13 km and California Views within 14 km of the property.

Monterey Peninsula airport is about 20 minutes by car.

Rooms

Sanctuary Beach Resort welcomes guests to take advantage of satellite TV, heating, a storage space, a laptop safe and music system supplied in the rooms. Guestrooms are outfitted with a contemporary interior.

Eat & Drink

The garden restaurant serves fresh seafood meals. The large bar serves a selection of coffee and tea. Guests can dine at Kula Ranch Island Steakhouse and Denny's located within 5 minutes' walk away.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

The hotel provides a storage room, a safe deposit box and a newspaper stand along with a business center, a meeting room and a copier to fit the needs of all guests.

Relax

On-site treatment facilities feature thalassotherapy and massage. The on-site activities include canoeing, horse riding and cycling.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   60.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Reception
  • Pets allowed
  • No wheelchair access
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Private beach
  • Elevator
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Exterior corridors
  • Fireplace
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym
  • 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

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

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Ocean view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 4 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 16 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Sanctuary Beach Resort - Marina Marina location
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Hotel Address:

3295 Dunes Drive, Marina, California, United States, 93933

Get directions
City Center
  • Marina
    1.1 mi
Airports
  • Bus stop
    2300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    60

Rooms and availability

Premium Double Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Double Premium Room - Sea View

King Suite
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Fireplace
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Connecting room
  • Bathroom:Bath tub with spray jets
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Media:Pay TV
  • iPod docking station
Sanctuary Beach Resort photos Room
Marina Suite
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Modern furniture
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Glassware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Pay movies
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a private patio or deck with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean and Marina Dunes, this spacious suite offers contemporary design and plush furnishings, a separate sitting area with a sofa bed, a large work desk area, a gas fireplace, a 42-inch flat-screen TV with Pay-Per-View movies, an iPod or MP3 docking station, binoculars, an in-room safe, complimentary wireless internet access and luxurious bath amenities.

Sanctuary Beach Resort photos Room
Marina Junior Suite
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Modern furniture
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Glassware
  • Wet bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Pay movies
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a private patio or deck with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean and Marina Dunes, this suite offers contemporary design and plush furnishings, a separate sitting area with a sofa bed, a large work desk area, a gas fireplace, a wet bar, 42" flat screen TV with Pay-Per-View movies, an iPod or MP3 docking station, binoculars, an in-room safe, complimentary wireless internet access, and luxurious bath amenities.

Junior Suite
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
Room Description:

Junior Suite|Double Junior Suite - Sea View

Sanctuary Beach Resort photos Room
Oceanfront Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Super King-size bed and 1 Sofa bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Glassware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Junior King Suite
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
Room Description:

Ocean View Suite with King Bed and Sofa Bed

Sanctuary Beach Resort photos Room
Deluxe Marina Room
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Coffee machine
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Modern furniture
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Glassware
  • Wet bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Pay movies
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a private patio or deck with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean and Marina Dunes, this room offers beach access, contemporary design, a gas fireplace, a wet bar, 42" flat screen TV with Pay-Per-View movies, an iPod or MP3 docking station, binoculars, an in-room safe, complimentary wireless internet access, and luxurious bath amenities.

Sanctuary Beach Resort photos Exterior Hotel information
Deluxe Oceanfront Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Modern furniture
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Glassware
  • Wet bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Pay movies
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a private patio or deck with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean and Marina Dunes, this room offers beach access, contemporary design and plush furnishings, a separate sitting area with a sofa bed, a large work desk area, a gas fireplace, a wet bar, 42" flat screen TV with Pay-Per-View movies, an iPod or MP3 docking station, binoculars, an in-room safe, complimentary wireless internet access, and luxurious bath amenities.

Sanctuary Beach Resort photos Room
Deluxe King Room
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private terrace
    • Fireplace
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Connecting room
  • Bathroom:Bath tub with spray jets
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Media:Pay TV
  • iPod docking station
Room Description:

Ocean View Deluxe with King Bed

Deluxe Oceanfront King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Ocean Front Deluxe with King Bed

Sanctuary Beach Resort photos Room
Deluxe Marina Flat
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Modern furniture
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Glassware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Pay movies
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a private patio or deck with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean and Marina Dunes, this room offers contemporary design and plush furnishings, a gas fireplace, a 42-inch flat-screen TV with Pay-Per-View movies, an iPod or MP3 docking station, binoculars, an in-room safe, complimentary wireless internet access and luxurious bath amenities.

Panoramic Oceanfront King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
Ocean Oceanfront King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
Room Description:

Ocean Front Suite with King Bed and Sofa Bed

Sanctuary Beach Resort photos Room
Ocean Oceanfront Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Modern furniture
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Glassware
  • Wet bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Pay movies
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a private patio or deck with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean and Marina Dunes, this room offers beach access, contemporary design and plush furnishings, a separate sitting area with a sofa bed, a large work desk area, a gas fireplace, a wet bar, 42" flat screen TV with Pay-Per-View movies, an iPod or MP3 docking station, binoculars, an in-room safe, complimentary wireless internet access, and luxurious bath amenities.

Sanctuary Beach Resort photos Room
Ocean Marina Junior Suite
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Modern furniture
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Glassware
  • Wet bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Pay movies
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a private patio or deck with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean and Marina Dunes, this suite offers contemporary design and plush furnishings, a separate sitting area with a sofa bed, a gas fireplace, a wet bar, 42" flat screen TV with Pay-Per-View movies, an iPod or MP3 docking station, binoculars, an in-room safe, complimentary wireless internet access, and luxurious bath amenities.

Luxury Double Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
Room Description:

Deluxe|Luxury Room - Sea View

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1.1 mi

Parks

  • Parks and Recreation Dept1000 ft
  • Marina State Beach4000 ft
  • Marina City Recreation1.2 mi
  • Salinas River State Beach5.1 mi

Halls

  • Castroville Community Ctr5.5 mi

Universities, Institutes

  • Golden Gate University2.6 mi
  • University of California Mntry2.8 mi

Air business related

  • Marina Municipal Airport2.4 mi
  • Marina Air2.5 mi
  • Marina Airport2.5 mi

Local attractions

  • Cannery Row 7.8 mi
    Cannery Row & Wave Streets
  • A Taste of Monterey-Wine Market & Bistro7.8 mi
    700 Cannery Row 2nd Floor
  • Steinbeck\'s Spirit of Monterey Wax Museum7.8 mi
    700 Cannery Row Ste II
  • Monterey Bay7.8 mi
    Monterey, CA
  • Doc Rickett\'s Pacific Biological Laboratories 7.8 mi
    800 Cannery Row
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    60

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, California, United States, 93933

Get directions
City Center
  • Marina
    1.1 mi
Airports
  • Bus stop
    2300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    60