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Sands Motel

1501 Coastal Hwy, Fenwick Island, DE 19944
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Dundalk, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We usually have stayed in OC for vacation, but this year everything was too pricy. We found a great price here at The Sands! We arrived to find a friendly, welcoming staff. They are actually what made our vacation spectacular! Tasha and Carolyn were especially welcoming. Felt just like home... =) Anything we needed, they went out of their way... More 

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Jayson V, Manager at Sands Motel, responded to this review

Thank You for giving us a try, and checking out Fenwick Island! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My family and I had a great stay here at the Sands Motel! It's very convenient to alot of restaurants and shops and the beach is only a couple steps away! The pool was very nice and big not very crowded... just felt so welcomed here the people were very nice an polite and when we checked in we were... More 

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Jayson V, Front Office Manager at Sands Motel, responded to this review

We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon. More 

Newark, Delaware
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I come to stay at the Sands almost every year. The staff here are always friendly and welcoming. Our housekeeper Rhonda did a great job and provided whatever we needed. She was very friendly. Some of the time we preferred to not have room cleaned and asked for what we needed. She got them right away. Go... More 

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Jayson V, Manager at Sands Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our property. We value our guest and there opinion. Please stay with us again soon!Have a great day. More 

Dover, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly staff. Rhonda in housekeeping was helpful with all of our needs with the stay and also gave us some very good suggestions on local restaurants. Our favorite local restaurants were Warren's Station that was across the street and Surf's edge that was a couple of blocks down the Coastal Highway.

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Thank you so much for taking the time to review our property. We value our guest and there opinion. Please stay with us again soon!Have a great day. Great Beach pictures! More 

5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I LOVE this place so much that after staying one night early last month I've been back almost everyday day sense LITERALLY. Though I have to admit it took some adjusting to the first night as it does pretty much anywhere for me I now can't stop going back lol. The staff makes the place with the exception of one.... More 

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Ocean City, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The pros: Very great location. Best pool I have ever seen while on a vacation. Jason and the majority of the other staff went out of their way to make us comfy and feel like family. The place was clean, and actually smelled good in the room. The cons: The building is very old and outdated, their cable consisted of... More 

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Collegeville, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sands is under new managment and currently undergoing upgrades and improvements to the rooms and property. The staff is incredible! Housekeeper, Carolyn, is warm and friendly...always greats us with a smile, and makes sure the rooms that she services are thoroughly clean and always equipped with fresh linens, towels and washcloths, toiletries, and all the necessities for a comfortable... More 

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Willow Grove, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The "good" reviews are just plain wrong. This Place isn't worth it for any price. Dirty, smelly, OLD, bugs coming in through the window gaps, cheap furnishings... They're just taking advantage of location and inflated prices. Spend fifty more bucks and stay somewhere decent. We ran after one night.

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Martinsburg, West Virginia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided to leave early for our stay in Ocean City. Picked this place for a one night stay for 5 people. Got the room with 2 full size beds and pull out sofa. It was $168 in mid-July. That price would be completely fair IF it had been what we thought. Let's start with, dirty sticky carpets, stove was rusted... More 

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Tilton, New Hampshire
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this place because they were dog friendly and a good location. Add a concession to the extremely cordial front desk staff. However the the trip advisor ratings were either rigged or seen through rose colored glasses. This place is a dump. Poorly maintained, extremely small/dated/ smelly rooms. We looked at three rooms and left for a better place.... More 

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