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Sands Resort Hotel & Spa

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Watergate Rd, Newquay TR7 3LX, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great hotel with wonderful staff. Although Sands is primarily a family focussed complex, we stayed as a couple, for an end of summer break. I would easily recomend this complex for couples, especially the spa section and the excellent restaurant. we will definitely return in 2015.

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Sawbridgeworth, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a wonderful hotel, we took our son and mother so three generations!!! A lot of ages to keep happy but The sands certainly succeeded. Immaculate, friendly, well run and perfect for the under 10s. We were surprised at the quality of food as this hotel is rated only3stars, it was lovely and certainly having three separate dining areas for... More

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel is nice enough and in a good location if you wish to be away from the hustle and bustle of the town centre. Slighly noisy with the road in front but you can get used to it since the beach is there too and plenty to choose from in the surrounding area. Friendly staff and facilities probably will... More

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Torquay, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here with so much hope and to a degree was left a tiny bit disappointed! When the holiday was booked a request was made for our rooms to be close to our inlaws unfortunately this wasn't passed on and we ended up at opposite ends of the hotel! This was dealt with by the staff although rooms were still... More

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15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We returned to Sands this year and were not disappointed . As previous reviews state this hotel is perfect for families. Our children are 6 and 2 and both were quite happy - given the gorgeous weather - to spend time playing in the hotel's play areas and the outdoor pools. Which made the holiday great value for money. Porth... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself, husband and 2 year old son stayed here for a 4 night break Tuesday to Saturday. The staff were amazing from the word go, showing us round, answering questions about things to do in the local area etc. Our son has a bear that he never lets go of and it fell under the buggy (that was hired to... More

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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26 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having stayed last year with two of our grandchildren we returned this year with another who is almost 2 years old. The hotel is a haven for children with lots for them to do inside and out. The staff can’t do enough to make your stay a good one but the thing that sets the hotel apart is the restaurant.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 4 nights in peak season (the weekend of Boardfest) with our 2 kids aged 6 & 3. Without doubt, this is the best family hotel we've stayed in. A key feature for us was the room layout; most of the rooms have a separate sleeping area for the kids. Bliss! Plans of room layouts can be... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With so much for the kids to do, and such effort put in to looking after them, the grown ups can actually feel like they are on holiday. It was a challenge to get them out of kids' club, they enjoyed it so much, while the food in the adults' dining room in the evening was consistently great - best... More

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect for our family of 6! - with lots of little ones it was a great break for us and the kids. With the kids clubs and listening service we got to have quality parent time. Restaurant quality food was a pleasant surprise. Beaches are fantastic - Holywell, Trevone and Constantine beaches our favourites. Everyone working at the hotel had... More

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Address: Watergate Rd, Newquay TR7 3LX, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Newquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Sands Resort Hotel & Spa 3*
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Sands Resort Hotel And Spa
Sands Hotel Newquay
Sands Hotel Porth
Sands Resort Hotel & Spa Newquay, Cornwall

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Sands Resort Hotel & Spa overlooks the Atlantic ocean to the west and countryside to the east. The hotel offers a range of free sports facilities and children's clubs as well as a beauty spa, two pools and a gym. Most suites have separate sleeping areas for children and are in a contemporary design. A free baby listening service is also available.In 2012 Sands was voted Best Family Hotel in Europe and the UK by the TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards. ... more   less 
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