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Sands Resort & Spa

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Wolmar, (Renovated in 2014), Flic En Flac, Mauritius (Formerly The Sands Resort)
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Ranked #1 of 18 Hotels in Flic En Flac
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had a great stay a the Sands. The rooms are excellent and the attention of the personnel is frat. For water activities, the windsurfing boards are top matos, The chief is extraordinaire, we had a large reception and the food end the decor were paradisiac.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The resort is located on a peaceful, quiet, beautiful beach. The grounds are perfectly manicured and maintained. We had a large suite on the third floor with views of palm trees and oceans. The amenities provided in the room were excellent. The bathroom, which included a fullsized closet, was one of the best I have seen in any upscale hotel.... More 

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United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
34 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This resort is a nice, compact size and perfectly proportioned. It enjoys the last and most southerly spot on the beach. It's wonderful and relaxing here! The resort is about 60 minutes ride from the airport (we had a private transfer). We knew ahead of our trip that check-in was at 3.00pm, so, being prepared, we had our swimwear in... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I rarely write reviews…but want to say “Thank you so much!” to both management and the dedicated staff of Sands Resort & Spa for the blissful 2 weeks spent there over the past Christmas holidays. We have stayed in various 4 and 5 star hotels in Mauritius previously…but Sands is just perfect! If you are looking for an idyllic location,... More 

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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have recently returned from our sixth visit to Mauritius and our third visit to the Sands. Over the past few years we have stayed in a variety of 3, 4 and 5 star hotels across the island however our return to the Sands confirmed our opinion it is the best. This opinion is based on location, size of hotel,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have spent Christmas and New Year in this fantastic hotel, and feel that this has been a total paradise. The possibility of a morning swim on the beach all alone, the wonderful meals, the delicate rooms, the complimentary snacks and soft drinks brought to you on the beach, and the staff! Our needs were seen by each and everyone... More 

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SandsResortMauritius, Resident Manager at Sands Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mr./s MaritandPer, The Sands team joins me to thank you for choosing Sands to celebrate Christmas and New Year and thank you too for spending your precious time to share your appreciation of your stay with the travellers community on Trip Advisor. We are extremely happy to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us particularly the meals,... More 

Slough
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent for relaxing on sandy beach. Food brilliant. Staff friendly and always helpful day or night. Deluxe room spacious clean and comfortable. Spa relaxing. Value for money. Lots of water sports.Would recommend to couples especially for honeymoon.

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SandsResortMauritius, General Manager at Sands Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Madam, thank you very much for your special feedback and recommendation. I take this opportunity to wish you a happy new year 2015. My wish for the new year is to welcome you soon back at Sands Resort & Spa Sincerely Salvatore Puma General Manager More 

Sao Paulo, SP
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our stay at the Sands was very relaxing, everything we could possibly need was at hand. The pool is great, the beach and scenery is wonderful, and the water sports the hotel offers are special! Don't think we could have chosen a better spot in the island. But, my wife ate a fish in one of the restaurants in the... More 

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SandsResortMauritius, General Manager at Sands Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sir, I would like to thank you for you interesting review although comes few months after your stay. I am glad to hear that you had enjoyed your stay and that you "don't think you could have chosen a better spot in the island". Thank you for that. On the other hand I am sorry to hear that your... More 

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
10 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

i was only here for one night on a business trip and was extremely happy! the food at dinner was great, and again in the morning, the service was impeccable and if you get up early enough in the morning they have a brilliant location to watch the dolphins! lovely place and especially for the money extremely good value.

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SandsResortMauritius, Resident Manager at Sands Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mr.69er, The Sands team is thankful to you for your comments posted on trip Advisor. We are very glad to learn that you liked the food during the dinner buffet and that you were thoroughly satisfied with the service. We wish to let you know that we cater for business guests too. Wifi is available throughout the hotel premises... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

So I have just come back from my stay at the Sands resort in Mauritius. This is my longest review yet on TA. I think I should state the things that I liked and the things which I didn't during my 5 days stay at the Sands Resort. Good Stuff : The resort overall is very well maintained. The pool... More 

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SandsResortMauritius, General Manager at Sands Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sir, I would like to thank you for the constructive feedback provided. We had loved to hear both the 'good stuff' and the 'not so good stuff' but we regret that overall your expectations were not fully met. We regret the fact that we could not recover on the floral arrangement which we believed it was placed in your... More 

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Address: Wolmar, (Renovated in 2014), Flic En Flac, Mauritius (Formerly The Sands Resort)
Location: Mauritius > Riviere Noire District > Flic En Flac
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Sands Resort & Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 92
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Also Known As:
The Sands Hotel Flic En Flac
Sands Hotel Flic En Flac
Sands Resort Mauritius
Sands Resort & Spa Mauritius/Flic En Flac
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Flic En Flac
#1 Family Hotel in Flic En Flac
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Flic En Flac
#1 Spa Hotel in Flic En Flac
#2 Business Hotel in Flic En Flac
#2 Romantic Hotel in Flic En Flac

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