Rio Sands Hotel provides affordable accommodation in Aptos. Built in 1964, the hotel was renovated in 2011.
Rio Sands Hotel is located near Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and University of California Santa Cruz, with the rest of Aptos easily accessible with a ship terminal. Rio Sands Hotel lies within a 10-minute walk from the center of Aptos.
Guests can reach Rio Sands Hotel by car from Monterey Peninsula airport in 45 minutes.
The property comprises of spacious rooms, including Two-Room Apartment, Twin Room and Junior Suite appointed with a minibar, a balcony, heating, a patio and a wardrobe. Other comforts include a microwave, a fridge and coffee/tea makers for self-catering.
Eat & Drink
The bar serves tea and coffee as well as snacks and barbeque.
Rio Sands Hotel welcomes guests, offering a baggage storage, a designated smoking area and a vending machine along with a business center, a meeting room and a photocopier.
On-site spa facilities feature a wellness center and a hot tub. Such sports activities as horse riding and racquetball are provided on-site.
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.