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Ocean Sands Beach Inn

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3465 Coastal Highway, Vilano Beach, Saint Augustine, FL 32084
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Tybee Island, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A very nice and clean place to stay. The owners were exceptionally friendly and accommodating. It seems both guest and pets are welcome and management is attentive to making sure that all guests are welcome. I would stay again and an easy taxi to St Augustine. Off the beaten path

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been to this hotel on multiple occasions and it never disappoints! Perfect location: not far from St. Augustine and just steps away from the beach. The staff are all friendly and eager to assist, especially Lisa and her daughter! The rooms are always clean. It seems like the hotel gets better every time I come back. Definitely my favorite place... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want the ocean at your door, friendly service, and a decent room - stay here. It's an old hotel, so don't expect the super up-to-date amenities the big guys can afford. What these guys do well is providing things you didn't think you needed; beach chairs and towels, waters and snacks, etc. It's all about the service here.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice little beach hotel minutes from St. Augustine. Excellent ,friendly service, complimentary beach chairs! The beach is about 50 ft. from the hotel! there's a simple free breakfast(make your own waffles!) coffee,muffins bagels,etc. The swimming pool is a nice break from the salt water after awhile and of course there's nice clean rooms!

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GA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay here very much. The ocean view was great, the rooms were clean. The front desk was very helpful. I didn't want to leave. The free breakfast included make your own waffles, they were very good.

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Green Cove Springs, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here in June 2015. What a lovely quaint retreat on the beach. The entire staff was helpful, and very accommodating. The room was exceptionally clean, and our housekeeper went the extra mile. Warm personal feel at this hidden gem. We always try to stay at American owned hotels when we travel, so I was curious and asked. BONUS... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start off by saying our room was never truly cleaned, and needs major updating for the price per night. We ended up checking out a night early due to weather conditions, and when checking out I was never given a reciept and was told I would be emailed one (STILL haven't received one), and also the little girl... More 

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Ocala, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff was extremely nice. Room was clean. Great ocean view (by way of the main road) extremely pet friendly. Seemed like everyone had a dog. Only bad thing was the a/c unit had a fuzzy white something on it and the stairwell smelled weird. Would definitely stay here again! Great price!

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a little hidden gem off the main strip of St. Augustine. The beach was not crowded at all-- in fact two of the days our family was the only on the portion of the beach for hours at a time. It's very close to the beach but the walk across the busy road was less than desirable... would... More 

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Alachua, Florida, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've stayed at the OSBI numerous times over the past several years. Will start by saying, it's generally consistent: friendly staff, great location, beautiful beach, and minimally clean (will say more about this below). Pool area is nice, and the provided beach chairs and other items are a nice touch. Our latest stay was the weekend of July 17th. We... More 

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