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Sands Resort Hotel & Spa

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Watergate Rd, Newquay TR7 3LX, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Farnham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent 4 nights here during the Easter Holidays with our 10 year old son. Our pool suite was perfect, nicely decorated, well equipped and spotlessly clean. The facilities at the hotel are fantastic for children. Our son spent hours on the football pitch but we also used the mini tennis. Maze, playground and bouncy castle. Although the children's entertainment... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We took my two grandsons (11 and 9) here for a few days in the Easter Holidays. Hotel is ordinary looking but very nice. Totally children oriented and if I am honest probably for 0-10 years would be the best age. There is a mini golf, swimming pool (restricted numbers) plus lots of stuff for them to do a small... More

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Yeovil, Somerset
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the 3rd year running I have spent a spa weekend here with an old school friend. Our spa treatments were heavenly, in the tastefull, quiet spa. The pool and steam room are nice, but our favourite pampering, the Jacuzzi has been removed:( The breakfast was lovely as was our evening meal, my only criticism is that, being a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I booked Sands for a last minute break from the 7th- 12th April. I did lots of research before booking into different hotels but decided although Sands is advertised as extremely family orientated this was the best one for us. When we arrived we couldn't believe how quiet and peaceful the hotel seemed. Our room wasn't ready... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is fantastic - it really exceeded our expectations. We stayed here with our 5 year old and the facilities for children are great - the heated swimming pool was a big hit (and the adults also enjoyed the steam room), the games room, the outdoor adventure playground, the maze and the bouncy castles gave us really everything we... More

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Paignton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this hotel for a weekend away and were not disappointed! The room was spotless and décor was pleasing. Tried out the spa (well worth a visit!) Originally booked for breakfast only Great selection from cereals and croissants through to a full English (self serve) On the second night we had dinner at the hotel and it was beautiful in... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our aim was to try and stay at Watergate Bay this Easter, but that being fully booked we thought we'd try Sands. We didn't know quite what to expect, but from our arrival we were impressed. The facilities are great - the pool, the really fun 9 hole pitch and putt, the basketball, the excellent massage - could go on!... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our fifth time to Sands and we have enjoyed all of them. The resort changes every year as they reinvest profits into the Hotel. It is always staffed by excellent people who are genuinely pleased to help. Superb Spa on site and excellent food. Can be slightly quiet out of season but loads of activities and families in... More

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Axminster, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

really great stay, lots to keep toddlers entertained. long weekend out of season. huge room with seperate bunk beds for kids. The listening service for kids was a nice addition. Great breakfasts. Soft play rooms came in very handy for rainy day. Good pool. Good location. Very friendly and helpful staff. Would definitely recommend for anyone with kids.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have recently come back from a wonderful week at the Sands with our two kids aged 3 and almost 6.We originally booked for 6 nights but enjoyed it so much we stayed 1 more. Our room, 66 (includes 65 & 64) was an apartment suite and was very comfortable with a superking bed for us and a decent size... More

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Also Known As:
Sands Resort Hotel And Spa
Sands Hotel Newquay
Sands Hotel Porth
Sands Resort Hotel & Spa Newquay, Cornwall
Address: Watergate Rd, Newquay TR7 3LX, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Newquay
Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Newquay
#1 Family Hotel in Newquay
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Newquay
#3 Romantic Hotel in Newquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Sands Resort Hotel & Spa 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
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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