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Sands of Islamorada

80051 Overseas Highway, Mile Marker 80, Islamorada, FL 33036
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Ranked #11 of 20 Hotels in Islamorada
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
ninamail6 Orlando, Florida
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cute place off overseas highway, right on the water, great sunrise views on their pier. Walking distance to restaurants. The grounds were clean, well manicured, the room clean. Could use a little updating, but a nice over night stay.

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Jupiter, Florida
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I really have to hesitate to write this. I don't want it to end up being too popular! It's absolutely adorable. We were there 3 days, 2 nights for a special milestone birthday. It's clean, really cute and well maintained. The on-site managers Yeny and Alex were so nice and accommodating. Really went above and beyond. The owners are very... More 

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Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

One of the few places in Islamorada that accepts pets. It was a great find. Great place to stay if you are staying more than 1 night. You have a small kitchen and a livingroom. The owners are very nice and keep the place very clean. My only complaint is the mattress pads on the bed. They are plastic backed... More 

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Corinth, Texas
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

My husband and I loved this little place! It's small, which is nice because there aren't too many other guests. I think have like 18 rooms total? Very relaxing property and gives you a homey feel. Our room was very clean and comfortable. The birds they have up by the main house are cool, too. My favorite part is that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Spent a fun weekend here with my cousin. The resort is made up of vintage, but very well maintained cottage-like suites. The grounds are very well groomed, and there is plenty of docking and seating by the water. Besides the views and the location, the best part of the Sands are the owners! They are warm and welcoming, and are... More 

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Franklin, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We (2 adults 1teen 2 kids) only stayed one night but loved this little place! We stayed in room 11, which is closest to the office and road so no view but who cares, it's a short lovely stroll to the water. Room 11 is a nice size with 2 full beds, and a couch, table, refrigerator in seperate sitting... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Loved It!!!!! Dying to go back :) The atmosphere was breathtaking and the hotel was beautiful and very clean. Loved the fact that It had a mini kitchen. Also the entire staff was nice, very helpful and friendly. I didn't want to leave and can not wait to go back!! - Iliana C. -

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Fort Myers, Florida
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27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We found this small inn by accident and were astonished at the lovely setting. We stayed in unit 19 which is an upper level ocean view room - one of only nine units and only two with direct ocean views. It had an enclosed wraparound deck with a hammock and table/chairs to watch the sunset and sunrise. The bathroom was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Loved the little hotel!! The price was nice.. Had to hunt down extras..toiletries and coffee...Loved the parrots and the family of iguanas at the next property over.The sunrises were amazing!! and the flowers were beautiful on the property.I would stay here again!!

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Staten Island, New York
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

This hotel is perfect for fishermen with boats. Also it is pet friendly place. So keep these two things in mind. The nearest beach is within 40 miles from the hotel. Our room had two queen size beds cramped in next to each other in a small space within about two feet between them. There is no kitchen sink and... More 

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