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Sands Of Time Motor Inn & Harbor House

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549 Woods Hole Road, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543
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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

The Sands of Time is really two places, the Motor Inn and the Harbor House. Based on the reports of my traveling companions, I think I'd rather sleep in my car than in the Motel. On the other hand, my room in the Harbor House was delightful. My wife loved the pictures and really wants to go. I had a... More 

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Mendon, New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

We stayed 2 nights in a a first floor room with two doubles and a lovely view of the water. The room was clean and the beds were comfortable. We asked for a refrigerator and it was set up for us on arrival. We were pleasantly surprised by the flat screen TV and the Wi-Fi worked well for us. We... More 

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1 Thank Deb C
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28 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

We visited Woods Hole and the Falmouth area. There are a lot of expensive B & Bs and hotels, but when I researched where to stay that this place had great location and reasonably priced. We have been here four days in room121 and other rooms have a great view of the harbor. It's only 2 blocks to the Main... More 

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Rye, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the Sands the other night and had a great experience. The rooms were spacious and clean. We had a balcony with a wonderful view of a cove, where you can see Martha's Vineyard in the distance. We were able to walk into town to have dinner and breakfast the next morning. Btw...the restaurants are pretty good in... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

I stayed at Sands of Time during an upgrade to their Wi-Fi / Internet system. As a visiting investigator at the Marine Biological Laboratory, I considered Wi-Fi connectivity at my room a necessity rather than a perk. When I arrived, it was nearly unusable: signal strength only poor to fair, Internet access spotty. My cellphone constantly rotated among the various... More 

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Tunbridge, VT
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

My two kids and I stayed at Sands of Time for 2 nights. We were in room 103, the motor lodge. We had a nice king size bed and a great view of the ocean. The owners were very accomodating to my Dad who was in Room 101 who needed an accessible room. Lovely little stay. Nice warm outdoor pool... More 

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Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

Sands of time was very clean, and comfortable with a beautiful view of the ocean from the deck off our room. It was a very easy walk into town and to the beach. Management was incredibly friendly and helpful. It's perfect for a stop before or after the vineyard as it's steps away from the ferry. We will be back.

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Kansas City, Kansas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

My husband and I stayed one night at the Sands of Time, in the Harbor House. We were surprised to be in such a lovely Victorian home! The pictures we had seen were of the motor inn. Our room was overlooking the Little Harbor and just steps away from Wood's Hole downtown and the ferry to Martha's Vineyard. We were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 via mobile

From our spacious balcony we have a beautiful view of the harbor. We can watch the ferries come and go to Martha's Vineyard. The Coast Guard station is right there. We walked a short distance to have beers and some of the most delicious food last night. Today was a brunch at the best bakery I have ever been in.... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Drove to Woods Hole, and decided to spend the day on the islands. Booked a room, parked the car, and took the ferry to the islands. Spent the day, and came back on the last ferry. Great place. Nice to go to a clean, friendly motel, and get away from the high price chain hotels. Walking distance to everything in... More 

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