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Golden Sands

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1211 S Lake Park Boulevard, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Perfection for a "storm" week! GREAT Surf to watch, after the storm passed Sunday, the sky was royal blue, the sun bright, perfect breeze & totally paradise! BEST EVER PINA Colada's at the Tiki Bar this year!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Clean rooms, oceanfront & a Tiki Bar right there on the pier. Perfect! We stayed for Memorial Day weekend & will certainly come back. My parents used to stay at Golden Sands when I was a child (20+ yrs ago), so it was wonderful to come back & see a nice, new version of the same place. Brought back wonderful... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed there 2 nights last weekend with my wife. What a lovely time! The Golden Sands front office personnel seem to be classy locals (which definitely helps the vibe), and the accommodations are first rate with all rooms facing the ocean front. The on site restaurant has good food and is obviously convenient, but alas, most everything on Pleasure Island... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we did not have reservations - as we left spur of the moment - we were pleased - room with three queen beds - nice staff --- comfortable beds - refrigerator in the room we enjoyed our stay - great room for the price

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here a year ago and I could't remember the name--we just visited the CB area again and I found the hotel and had to give them a great review. The rooms are modest and not completely "current" but the location, view, staff are just fabulous. Very friendly people who gave us great breakfast and dinner recommendations. Nothing fancy... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel and had a wonderful experience. The staff were very friendly and accommodating. The room, hotel and grounds were clean and well kept. The view from the room was very nice and access to the oceans was extremely convenient. Thanks Golden Sands staff for making our stay so pleasant!

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Madison, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean rooms! Great view of the ocean. Staff are a pleasure! Great place for a family weekend get-a-way. Close proximity to fishing piers, restaurants, the mall, - just all around great place to go.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I got a chance to escape without the kiddos for a 3 day vaca. This was our first time at Carolina beach, we loved it. Everything was so relaxed, clean, and well maintained, which is what we were looking for. We ate lunch at the pier bar every day, it was delicious. Will definitely be coming back!!

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Prospect Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great motel for a week or just a few days. Had a wonderful time, the weather was great, and the accomodations were perfect. Clean rooms, comfortable beds and a spectacular view of the sun rise. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We plan to have our family get-to-gether there next year.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The people were more than helpful. Great balcony with good chairs. Parking no problem. Rates were very good for off season. The restaurant was very good with an ocean front view. Refrig and microwave also included

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