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Book your room at Rio Sands Hotel

Room type

Newly remodeled hotel set in a quiet beach neighborhood

By the ocean

Situated a block and a half from the beach in Aptos, this hotel is close to Rio Del Mar Beach, Seacliff State Beach, Capitola Beach and Cabrillo College.

Outdoor pool, spa tub

Recreational amenities at Rio Sands Hotel include an outdoor pool and a spa tub. Other amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access and complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access.

Refrigerators, microwaves

All rooms have refrigerators, microwaves and in-room coffee makers. Free Wi-Fi and cable channels are provided. Other amenities include iron/ironing boards and DVD players upon request.

Rio Sands Hotel

At your hotel

Rio Sands Hotel features an outdoor pool and a spa tub. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access. A complimentary breakfast is offered. This Aptos hotel also offers barbecue grills, a picnic area, and self parking. Onsite parking is complimentary. This hotel offers access to audiovisual equipment and a meeting/conference room.

  • One meeting room
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa tub
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Picnic area
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Free breakfast
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Computer station
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Total number of rooms - 50
  • 24-hour business center
  • Free self parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Park your car

Free self parking

In your room

  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Cable TV service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
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Eat and drink

Start your day right with our continental breakfast (includes a hot waffle bar, coffee, tea, orange juice, granola, hard boiled eggs, bagels, toast, muffins, breads, Danish and peaches). Our banquet room is warm and inviting on those early mornings. We welcome you to sit by the fire and enjoy the ambiance.

Play

Our pool and BBQ area is a great spot to picnic, hang out with family or just lounge in the sun. Our pool is heated to 80 degrees all year long and our hot tub is perfect for some sunset relaxation. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

The fine print for Rio Sands Hotel

When you arrive

Check-in time ends at 1 AM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

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.

When you leave

Check-out time is 11 AM

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

You need to know

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.

Only service dogs are allowed

24-hour check-in

No elevators

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Fees

Unless otherwise indicated, the charges below are not included in the overall room price. If not included in the overall room price, they will be charged by the property at check-in or check-out. Charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book. This property told us they will charge you for the following:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 2 per accommodation, per night
  • Tourism fee: USD 2 per accommodation, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

We should mention

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.

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