Rio Sands is a 2-star hotel offering horse riding and racquetball for active rest and a wellness area and a hot tub for relaxation. The hotel opened its doors in 1964 and was remodeled in 2011.
The city center is 10 minutes' walk of the property. The venue is located 101 km from San Francisco.
Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History is 9.4 km from the hotel and New Brighton State Beach is about 3.4 km away.
Rio Sands Hotel can be reached in 45 minutes by car from Monterey Peninsula airport.
This hotel comprises 50 guestrooms with wireless internet, a refrigerator, pay TV, a work desk and a kitchen. Room facilities also include a microwave, coffee/tea makers and a cooktop for self-catering.
Eat & Drink
Guests can dine at Pixie Deli and Cafe Rio Aptos, about 150 meters away from the property.
The hotel offers a storage room, parking and a vending machine along with computers, a meeting room and a business center to fulfill the needs of all travelers.
On-site leisure options feature a tennis court, a swimming pool and a golf course.
Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.
High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms for free.
Free public parking is possible on site.