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Rio Sands Hotel - Aptos, Monterey

2 star Hotel Monterey

116 Aptos Beach Drive - Monterey

Price starting from $ 147.13

Welcome to Rio Sands Hotel!

This Aptos hotel offers free wired and wireless Internet access. If you want low-key dining options, you will be pleased to find barbecue grills and a picnic area. You can find a spa tub on site so you will be able to take some time out to de-stress. Don't forget to pack your swimwear as this hotel features an outdoor pool.

Planning a meeting? This hotel has a meeting room, as well as a 24-hour business center. Other amenities include a computer station.

Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 8.0 Very Good
Based on 1 hotel reviews © 2015

cool lay-out of our rooms, perfect for a family :-)

Venere Guest, Switzerland
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Breakfast at Rio Sands Hotel

A free continental breakfast is served each morning.

Facilities at Rio Sands Hotel

  • Meeting Room
  • Business Center
  • Internet/Email services
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Front desk - 24 hour
  • Hydromassage Jacuzzi
  • Free parking

Know before you go

  • This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • 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.

Check-in: between 3 PM and 1 AM.

Check-out: before 11 AM.

Please contact the property ahead of time if you are planning to arrive after 12:30 AM.

Guests planning to arrive after 2 AM must contact the property to receive late check-in instructions.

Guests can contact the office using the number on the reservation confirmation received after booking via this Web site.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Kitchen/kitchenette fee: USD 50 per stay

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

Renovation and closures

The hotel will be renovating from 19 April 2015 to 03 May 2015 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Spa tub
  • Swimming pool
Renovation work will only be conducted during business hours. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Rio Sands Hotel is also known as

Rio Sands Motel
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Room Details

Rio Sands Hotel has 50 guest rooms, all featuring free Wi-Fi. Kitchen amenities include refrigerators and microwaves, making it possible to dine in while you travel.

Cable TV channels offer entertainment at the end of a busy day. Business travelers will have access to free (wired) high-speed Internet access during their Aptos visit. Rooms also include coffee/tea makers and blackout drapes/curtains.

Private bathrooms are outfitted with shower/tub combinations, hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. Irons/ironing boards can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Mini fridge
  • Extra beds
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Ironing facilities on request
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Cable TV
  • High speed Internet access
  • Wireless Internet access

Distances from Rio Sands Hotel

Rio Del Mar Beach - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Seacliff State Beach - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Aptos History Museum - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Seascape Golf Club - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Cabrillo College - 2.8 km / 1.8 mi
New Brighton State Beach - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Sante Adairius Rustic Ales - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Capitola Mercantile - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Capitola Beach - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Capitola Historical Museum - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Capitola Wharf - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
La Selva Beach - 5 km / 3.1 mi
The Hook - 5.5 km / 3.4 mi
The Forest of Nisene Marks State Park - 6 km / 3.8 mi
Pleasure Point Park - 6.2 km / 3.9 mi
The preferred airport for Rio Sands Hotel is San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.) - 44.5 km / 27.7 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 km and mile.

Transportation services Rio Sands Hotel

  • Free parking