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Sandcastle Condominiums & Conference Center

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800 Sandcastle Drive, Port Aransas, TX 78373
Sandcastle Condominiums & Conference Center
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Gatesville, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We visit Port A every year and always stay at Sandcastle. The view is awesome and pool is very nice with boardwalk to the ocean. This time we stayed five nights in room 406. The bed was very uncomfortable. Every room we have stayed in has been really nice with good beds.This room was nice and clean but the bed... More 

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Thelma J, General Manager at Sandcastle Condominiums & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and apologize for the issues with the unit. I bring the bed issue to the attention of the owner for that unit and suggest and a new mattress. We appreciate your business and looking forward to your return. More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best places we have stayed at in Port A. We had an efficiency which worked for us but next time will stay in a one bedroom because I like a little more space and kitchen area. The condo was exactly like the pics on the website. It had good views of the gulf( we were on northside),... More 

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Thelma J, General Manager at Sandcastle Condominiums & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive review. Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and looking forward to your return. More 

Austin, Texas
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111 reviews 111 reviews
27 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first stay in port a not at island retreat, we had an amazing time. I booked 2 rooms last minute both were very clean with great views. The staff at check in was very accommodating and went out of their way to ensure the entire stay was perfect. Even though every room was booked it didn't feel... More 

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Thelma J, General Manager at Sandcastle Condominiums & Conference Center, responded to this review

So glad to hear you have found a new place to stay and with Sandcastle Condominiums. Glad that our staff could be a great help to make your stay even more enjoyable. We are pleased to hear you had a great time and looking forward to your return. Thank you for taking the time to submit a positive review. More 

Glen Rose, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall, a very pleasant place to stay. A little dated, but a clean and very quiet, well-run establishment. Furnishings are comfortable and satisfactory. Great location, plenty of parking, and great views if you can get a beach-facing view. Rates are commensurate for what you get. Highly recommended.

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Thelma J, General Manager at Sandcastle Condominiums & Conference Center, responded to this review

We are pleased you enjoyed your stay at the Sandcastle Condominiums. Thank you for your positive review and we look forward to seeing you again! More 

Punta Arenas, Chile
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been coming to Port A for years and this is a dependable place to stay. Clean rooms, nice pool, great views and beach access. some rooms have been redone and are very nice-in 329 this time, a good oneClose to town and restaurants/shopping

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Thelma J, General Manager at Sandcastle Condominiums & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review and glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. Looking forward to your return. More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well tried all week to get a room. Finally called Friday got a efficiency room. Got in room & just been painted. Luckily we didn't get sick from smell. Room 207 needs alot of upgrading its cabinets we had in my house I grew up in the 60s. If I didn't stay in this room I would have given Sandcastle... More 

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Thelma J, General Manager at Sandcastle Condominiums & Conference Center, responded to this review

As our units are individual owned, we continue to work with our owners upgrading their units. Glad to hear you were able to be a reservation last minute and you enjoyed your stay. Our location and pool makes Sandcastle a great place to stay. Location Location Location is always a plus. Thank you for the kind word on the staff... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my wife and mines second stay at the Sandcastle. We've been going to Port A for years, and we really like this place for two reasons. We love the proximity to the beach, and the pool. A great place, and as I've said before I'd highly recommend.

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Thelma J, General Manager at Sandcastle Condominiums & Conference Center, responded to this review

Glad to you and your wife had a wonderful stay. Thank you for the positive review. Looking forward to your return More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

We have stayed at the Sand Castle in Spring and Fall for several years. We enjoy their large lounging pool, and an easy walk to the beach. We Also enjoy the great restaurants in Port A. My wife has chosen our room because of it's morning shade. The king bed was very comfortable and the room was clean. We will... More 

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Thank you for taking the time to submit a review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your return. More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We stayed in a one bedroom deluxe. The room was nice, great view. Just a few problems....the AC went out after the first night, the room did not have sheets and blankets for the sofa bed (when I called the front desk they told me to come get them :/ ), there was only ONE chair on the huge balcony... More 

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Thelma J, General Manager at Sandcastle Condominiums & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for submitting a review, I appreciate your comments and brining it to our attention. I apologize for any inconvienece you had during your stay with the bedding and the a/c issues. Please note that the unit you stayed in has two sofa sleepers and we only provide bedding for one of them, due to occupancy rules. This is... More 

Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

If you are looking for luxury...wait... why are you going to Port A? You should be looking for easy access to restaurants, bars and the beach! Sandcastle is old, but the staff is friendly and the views from our balcony were awesome! Take a ride down the elevator and walk to the beach. That's why you want to go to... More 

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Thelma J, Manager at Sandcastle Condominiums & Conference Center, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us during your trips to Port A! We have a wonderful maintenance crew who work hard to make sure that the property looks its best at all times while allowing our guests to enjoy the tranquil surroundings. I will pass it along to the housekepeing staff to check for broken bars of soaps... More 

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