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2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   James Avenue 14 Ocho Rios Jamaica, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
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Ocean Sands
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Ranked #14 of 41 Hotels in Ocho Rios
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

After reading some reviews, I was really looking forward to stay at this hotel. I saw some pics and loved the pool/beach view, and of course the price! I thought I had scored a great deal but I was quickly disappointed. As soon as I arrived, I encounter some minor problems. First, the reservation I made through booking.com was less... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From our first look at the bar area and the fantastic view, we were sold on the hotel. It really is a little gem with bags of potential. It is located in just the right spot, easy access to local resturants and the hotel has its own maestro in the kitchen...J who is an absolute wizard. The staff are friendly... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

i stayed at this hotel with my 4 year old daughter and would highly recommend it to any one. we had a beautiful view from our room and can not fault the management or staff in any way. they made us feel so welcome and each time i go to jamaica i will definatley be stopping here.

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Lyon, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ocean Sand is a great place to stay in Ochie, centrally located for a very affordable price, welcoming staff and a very good customer service. Brandon the owner is a nice man who takes a good care of his customers. Everytime i travel to Ochie i book my stay in this hotel, the rooms are clean and the sea view... More 

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Sunrise, Florida
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great management ..limited parking but that's minor, Hotel is Located in a very convenient spot next to beach close to shopping area. Great beach view very quite the staff is great even though i only spent a night I am planning on a quick return its very affordable

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34 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We arrived at this resort in pouring rain. Immediately we can tell that this little place is more for dry weather. But we just needed a little 1 night stop over hotel since the next morning we will be on our way to Montego Bay. But what I didn't realized is that when you booked but you don't pay till... More 

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United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I Love Ocean Sands so much I am going back in March for 2 weeks. Brandon his Father and Staff are wonderful people and treat their guests so well you feel like family. They truly are Lovely people with a welcoming happy nature. I cant wait to see them again! The hotel faces the Beautiful Caribbean Sea, there is a... More 

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Middletown, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

great location, excellent and friendly staff ,the owner and his son treated me like family... cant wait to get back , very relaxed atmosphere ,great swimming on a personable beach almost feel like your private beachfront property

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I've stayed in Ochi several times. My boyfriend & I stayed here at Ocean Sands for the first time in January 2014. I found the place online, trip advisor I think. Took us a bit to find the place, kind of tucked away. We got a room for less than I saw online. The view is beautiful .. room was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We booked the hotel through booking.com, arrived at the hotel at 8 PM after a long drive from Negril and learned that our reservation had been cancelled, as starting from 4 PM all the rooms not currently occupied are released. There was no warning about this policy during the time of the booking, so it came as a total surprise... More 

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Address: James Avenue 14 Ocho Rios Jamaica, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint Ann Parish > Ocho Rios
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Ocean Sands 2.5*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Ocean Sands Hotel Ocho Rios
Ocean Sands Jamaica/Ocho Rios
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Ocho Rios
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Ocho Rios

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