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The Sand Castle

710 Bayview Avenue, P O Box 607, Barnegat Light, Long Beach Island, NJ 08006
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012
SUSAN S Manville, New Jersey
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Manville, New Jersey
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

My husband and I was looking for a new bed & breakfast getaway after our favorite place in PA was a big disappointment after new management took over (perhaps you read the review - Big Disappointment). Having been born, grew up and still live in New Jersey we decided to look by the Jersey shore. I searched the website for... More

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New York City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012

My wife and I decided to take a mid summer break and get away for a little romance and relaxation. Having never bean to LBI, we decided to go somewhere that had great reviews on Trip advisor. Those reviews did not lie! From the moment I first spoke to the proprieter, Nancy, I knew my trip was going to be... More

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North Wales, Pennsylvania
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2012

Thanks so much to Nancy Gallimore and her staff at The Sand Castile at Barnegat Light. We had no idea what to expect. We were overwhelmed by the hospitality of the staff and the magnificent decor of the rooms and the Inn itself. The fact that this gem was in a part of the Isle which is fairly quiet, made... More

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North Wales, Pa
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

Nancy Gallimore, Innkeeper, was fabulous ... so welcoming, hospitable, cordial and helpful to us. We went to the Sand Castle Inn in Barnegat Light, NJ for the purpose of decompressing, and, that is what Nancy provided for us. The rooms were meticulously clean, and the breakfast each morning was gourmet. Nancy's staff also provided the space for us to relax.... More

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Grand Rapids, Minnesota
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2012 via mobile

We stayed at this luxurious B&B pre-season, and can't wait to return! Every aspect of our stay exceeded our expectations! And the breakfasts could be as healthy or decadent as you wish! The owner is so accommodating, and friendly. And the coffee, well, I thought I was in France! The rooms are comfy and well appointed. I can't recommend Sand... More

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New Jersey
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012

My husband and I needed a place to stay on LBI for a wedding we were attending. While researching various motels, hotels, etc. I came opon The Sand Castle. While my husband and I have stayed at various B & B's in various states, we have never stayed in one as unique as the Sand Castle! Athough it's billed as... More

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putnam county new york
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012

Several times a year my wife and I stay at different spots on the shore somewhere in New England. Hands down Sandcastle was the best overall experience we have had in a decade of doing this. They call it a bed-and-breakfast, but a more fitting description would be that of the mini resort hotel. It's small, only eight rooms. The... More

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New Jersey
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2012

Words cannot say how wonderful this B & B is. You are treated like royality. The owner could not possibly do anything more to make your star anymore enjoyable. There is nothing more you could ask for. Rooms are perfect, clean. This place makes you feel at home. You must stay here when you visit LBI.

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Chester County PA
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14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2011

I was looking for a change from the usual motel stay and discovered The Sand Castle. It was my first experience staying at a B and B and I loved everything about it. Every possible amenity is provided and many extra touches make this a very special place. The staff is super friendly and very pleasant to deal with. I... More

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Montclair, New Jersey
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2011

My wife and I spent the weekend here and we loved the charming room, the superb breakfasts and the warm- but not cloying- welcome. Our hostess even lent us beach chairs for the day on Sunday after we had checked out. Great spot.

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Address: 710 Bayview Avenue, P O Box 607, Barnegat Light, Long Beach Island, NJ 08006
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Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Long Beach Island > Barnegat Light
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
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Seashore contemporary, sparkling clean bed and breakfast accommodation with water view rooms and spacious suites, all with private entrance from the outside, private bath, some with jacuzzi, some with a porch and all with a sumptuous full breakfast each morning. Modern amenities including free wifi, HDTV, DVD player, library of current DVD's,common areas with grand piano and game tables, in-room hair dryer, robes and beach towels, chairs and umbrella. Enjoy your day at the beach or out on the bay then return to our beautiful outdoor, heated pool (available summer only) and courtyard area or enjoy complimentary bikes to ride around town. We are close to restaurants and shopping and a short drive to golf. Relax on our beautiful rooftop deck overlooking a panoramic view of the Barnegat Bay and the Barnegat Lighthouse. Then celebrate our colorful sunsets as you pass another relaxing day at the Sand Castle. ... more   less 
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