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Surf & Sand Resort

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Room & Suite (306)
Pool & Beach (105)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star Hotel
Surf & Sand Resort, a member of Preferred Hotels and Resorts Worldwide and holder of AAA’s Four-Diamond Award, lies on California's Laguna Beach shoreline where the waves of the Pacific meet 500 feet of pristine sand.All 151 guest rooms and 16 suites at Surf & Sand command spectacular...
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Location and contact
1555 South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3299
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18.3 km to John Wayne Airport
26 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.3 km from Crystal Cove State Park
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Laguna is our happy place and the location of the Surf and Sand is fantastic, the views are amazing and the beach access is great. Our room was fine, spacious and perfect for our family of 4 (we have 2 kids; 10 and 13). Of...More

Thank Julesdole
Reviewed 2 days ago

Don’t listen to the negative reviews, try it for yourself! I am so glad we went! I read the reviews after making reservations for my 18th wedding anniversary and probably would not have made reservations if I had read them first. So many complaints of...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very helpful and courteous staff. Hotel is clean and the room in the tower are nice and spacious. The view is great, we stayed in the 6th floor corner room. It was so easy to walk down to the beach. Hotel provides towel and umbrellas...More

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Thank oscarrivasortiz
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a 3 night stay at this property with an ocean front view room. There is no air conditioning which we were aware of before booking. However the ocean has fairly large waves in Laguna so it’s very noisey at night (even with the...More

Thank ChrisJames204
Reviewed 4 days ago

I will continue to come back to surf and sand and splashes because of the impeccable service. I want to recognize Kaweo, Sandra and Diane for always making me laugh and feel special. They are so hospitable and make me feel at home. Down at...More

2  Thank Hotelconnoisseur22
Response from Pamela H, Manager at Surf & Sand ResortResponded 3 days ago

Hello "Hotelconnoisseur22"!! Thank you so very much for providing your glowing depiction of Surf & Sand and your repeat stay. We value and appreciate you taking the time to let us and other travelers know that you thoroughly enjoyed being with us once again. Thank...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$446 - US$925 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Business Hotel in Laguna Beach
#4 Spa Hotel in Laguna Beach
#4 Romantic Hotel in Laguna Beach
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Laguna Beach
#6 Family Hotel in Laguna Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$446 - US$925 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Business Hotel in Laguna Beach
#4 Spa Hotel in Laguna Beach
#4 Romantic Hotel in Laguna Beach
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Laguna Beach
#6 Family Hotel in Laguna Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (954)
Room & Suite (306)
Pool & Beach (105)
Dining (45)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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O8892AFjamesh
23 May 2018|
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Response from Lucy S | Reviewed this property |
There's no actual a/c. You can open the doors on your balcony and you will get a beautiful breeze from the ocean.
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293bradleyc
14 May 2018|
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Response from Carpe-DiemJE | Reviewed this property |
Check-in is typically 4pm but we were fortunate enough to have been granted earlier check-in (1:00pm) both times we stayed there since our room was cleaned & available. The resort is amazingly accomadating. It's by far our... More
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Wille816
8 February 2018|
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Response from Joe R | Reviewed this property |
Recommend using Uber. Resort is easy walk to shops and restaurants in town.
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Room Tips
"If you want quiet and romantic, farther away from the pool is the way to go."
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"Choose ocean front rooms in the main tower, corners are the best!"
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"Highest possible room or behind the pool are quieter roms"
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"Higher floor the better."
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