Rio Sands is a 2-star hotel offering horse riding and racquetball for active rest and a wellness center 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.
Rio Sands Hotel offers 50 guestrooms appointed with a minibar, a refrigerator, heating, a work desk and a kitchen with all the sights of Aptos within easy access. They are equipped with a microwave, coffee/tea makers and a cooktop.
Eat & Drink
Guests can dine at Pixie Deli and Cafe Rio Aptos, about 150 meters away from the property.
Rio Sands Hotel offers free parking, a storage room and a vending machine as well as computers, a meeting room and a photocopier for business guests.
Leisure facilities in Rio Sands Hotel include a picnic area, a golf course and a tennis court.
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.