Voted Top 5 Best Roadside Motel by USA Today 10Best Readers in 2021, the Sandman is an ideal launching pad for exploring Sonoma’s renowned wine country region. Reimagined in 2017, the charming hotel is a modern throwback inspired by the Spanish Mission Revival buildings found throughout the state. Today, you’ll find eclectic and vintage touches with a nod to the legendary motor lodge culture that inspired unplanned road trips for decades.
Playful, yet refined, the fresh and airy guest rooms offer a quintessential relaxed California aesthetic with bright spaces that are comfortable and uncluttered. Channeling a tropical-meets-Californian-bohemian flare, the Pool House & Bar features a retractable glass garage-door and a walk-up window for refreshing cocktails with an al fresco ambiance. Sandman’s year-round heated pool and hot tub encourage lingering afternoons in the sunshine. Adjacent to the pool is the spacious Backyard complete with adirondack chairs, fire tables to cozy up at on those crisp Northern California nights, a bocce court, and cornhole for fun evening get-togethers. This lush, outdoor area is also a highly-desirable space to host intimate events and gatherings complete with tent, string lights and lanterns.
An affordable and inviting option among Santa Rosa, California hotels, Sandman is located just off US-101, mere minutes from the area’s best wineries and breweries, dining, outdoor activities and downtown businesses.
Whether you’re a road tripper, a savvy business traveler, or an ardent explorer, our pet-friendly hotel has something for everyone. Welcome to Santa Rosa.