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Sand Castles Resort

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1 Main Street, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
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Ranked #24 of 41 Hotels in Ocho Rios
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Winnipeg, Canada
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a new manager at the Sandcastles and seems to be doing a better job than previous management. The pool area has been painted, new umbrellas nice cushions for the chairs as well the band stand was repainted with drapes on the sides. There is a BBQ at the outside bar still needs to be fired up! 2 New... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Ocho Rios the first week of Feb..... The owner neglected to tell us the check-in arrangements, so when we arrived at 6pm, the front desk said that they didn't know which apartment the owner had rented... We didn't have an international telephone, so thankfully the tour dest let us use their computer to email the owner through... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

The apt we rented in sandcastles had very nice surroundings they had lots of maintenace people always sprucing up the place. they kept the grounds areas very clean and pretty to look at staff was extremely friendly even tho we rented privately, we had full access to the pool - which was amazing- the life guard - sydney- was there... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We recently returned from the Sand Castle and were really satisfied with the property. We were three in a 1 bedroom apartment and it was a decent size for 3 people. The room had a dining area, a kitchennette, a day bed and a closed bedroom with a king size bed. The apartment was spacious and clean...nothing fancy but for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I booked the one bedroom apartment and found it very accommodating for myself, and my family. There was a bedroom fitted with a king sized bed and a separate living room with two single beds. There's also a kitchenette with all the appliances and dinner ware that you'll need. Free wi-fi is provided in the rooms and all around the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We booked our stay through Booking.com where the place was called Sandcastles holiday and stayed here for four nights, would have liked to stay more, but the whole hotel was fully booked. We had a nice apartment D 20 with a king size bed, kitchenette, bathroom and a small balcony to the courtyard/beach. The hotel was quiet, AC and TV... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Clean and food was Awesome every one was pleasant love it , would return ! First time staying in a Hotel in Jamaica all ways with family but that has change ! Will return some day .. I was their 4 2003

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Rancho Cucamonga, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

I have stayed in 3 different resorts in Jamaica. This was my first time going to Ocho Rios,I enjoyed it,and must say,if you are looking to really experience Jamaica,the private owned Villas/Apts. are the way to go.I would not call this place a Resort ,but I guess that is a marketing move. BUT! Not only will the experience be cheaper,its... More 

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Ponce, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This was my first visit to Jamaica and staying at the Sand Castles was an enjoyable experience. The staff is very helpful and accommodating. Even though I didn't book through a private owner the room on the A block was perfect for our family of three adults. It was clean and spacious with a fully equipped kitchen. There's a pool... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I have stayed at Sandcastles on several occassions and I can say the rooms are good. I have never booked through a private owner and has always gotten a nice, clean room with very good housekeeping. Let me tell those who believe that only the private owners apartment are looking good. There are many apartment rented by Sandcastles that are... More 

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Address: 1 Main Street, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint Ann Parish > Ocho Rios
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Sand Castles Resort 2*
Number of rooms: 174
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Also Known As:
Sand Castles Hotel Ocho Rios
Sand Castles Ocho Rios
Sandcastles Ocho Rios
Sandcastles Beach
Sandcastles Resort Jamaica
Sand Castles Resort Jamaica/Ocho Rios

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