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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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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is my wife and I's second time coming to ocean sands. The customer service here is outstanding and they never forget a face. Thier location is perfect since your seconds from the beach. I certainly suggest ocean sands!

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Thank Kyle F
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is NOT an upscale, boutique hotel as they describe. The hotel is about 15' from the main road and you can hear traffic all day and all night long - I wore earplugs it was so bad. Our bathroom does have granite counter, to make it seem "upscale", but the faucet isn't even secured to the counter. The carpeting... More 

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Thank Heather Q
Springfield, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The room was clean and comfortable. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. There was a great view of the Ocean and Beach from the room. Breakfast was available each morning and tea and coffee were available 24/7.

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Thank Amy B
Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Left this morning under protest. We didn't want to leave. Lol. But it was time to move on. Lisa at the front desk was very friendly and so was the man who worked there. Didn't catch his name. The housekeeper was very friendly also. We called the dAy before for reservations for six nights. When we got there, we found... More 

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Thank CruiserIllinois
Knoxville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just needing a one night stay on the way home, we stumbled on the Ocean Sands Beach Inn. Reasonably priced, clean, and friendly. Only thing that keeps me from rating a 5-Excellent is having to cross a busy street to get to the beach. City needs to add a crosswalk here. We will definitely remember this place and hope to... More 

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Thank LeighAnn4150
Powder Springs, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice accommodations with friendly staff. Right across a 2 lane street from a beautiful beach and the ocean. If you book a room on the second floor in front, you will have a spectacular view. Free breakfast has fresh waffles and baked goods, but no eggs or meats. Not resort quality,but the rooms are very nicely appointed and clean. Only... More 

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Thank Steven K
Jacksonville, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Haven't been to Ocean Sands in 6 years. Back then after going for 3 years, the building and management became run down. Not anymore! The building, management, staff and experience were SUPER! We can't wait to go back! Ask for Lisa, loved her!

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Thank SusanneLey
NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We like this place. We come have come back many times over the years. It is close to St Augustine but far enough away to be pleasant. The beach is just across the street. Many shells and one can walk a long way at low tide. We enjoy the bike way on route A1A. This is not a bike path.... More 

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Thank Daniel S
Augusta, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

This hotel has a lot of wonderful aspects to commend. It's in a quiet location, about 15 minutes away from St. Augustine. The staff is incredibly friendly and helpful. It's a small place and they go out of their way to make guests feel welcome. It is right across the street from the beach. We traveled with a small dog... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

So excited to get here. Reasonable rates, minutes from Old Town, across from the beach, but the walls are paper thin and I can hear EVERYTHING happening upstairs. Bratty children yelling makes for a not so romantic evening. Room was clean, bed comfy- it's just the noise factor that made it horrible.

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